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May 5, 2011  RSS feed
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Peek-a-boo T-Ball

Five-year-old Rylan Kilts, son of Ashley and Kyle Kilts, positions himself for a catch...or is he just playing peeka boo with his glove? More...

From Foodbank To Help Hub
Three Months After Move, Resource Center Meets Vision For Waitsburg

WAITSBURG - Three months after the old food bank operation moved from a cramped basement into a street-level store front, community members in need are finding a lot more than nutrition at the new Waitsburg Resource Center. More...

Waitsburg’s Royal Nightowls
Helm’s House A Haven For Wedding Watchers

WAITSBURG - It isn’t every night that the lights are on at two in the morning in Joan Helm’s home on Fourth Street. Or that her table is laden with four different kinds of scones, eggs dishes and tea. Or that champagne (well, actually, sparkling cider) is chilling in the fridge for a special toast. More...

Touchet Valley News

WEEKLY CALENDAR
     11 Dayton Senior Round Table Senior Center (403 E. Patit St.) 12 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Meals are $4 for those over 60 and $7 for those under 60. Enjoy a hot meal in a social setting. Play pool, cards or spend time visiting. Call 382-2836 to RSVP by the day prior.
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Columbia County Fair Livestock Results
     Waitsburg FFA GOATS Taylor Spoonemoore: Champion Market, Reserved Grand Champion Fitting & Showing Kassidy Kuykendall: Reserve Grand Champion Market, Grand Champion Fitting & Showing, Reserve Grand Champion Overall Showman (Round Robin)
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A DAY AT THE DERBY
     A line of demo derby racers roared past the grandstand crowd last Sunday at the Columbia County Fair.
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Opinion


Ken Graham: From the Publisher
Change is on the Way
     The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving ~Oliver Wendell Holmes You better start swimming or sink like a stone, ‘cause the times they are a-changing ~Bob Dylan T he new Columbia Pulp plant isn’t a
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EMMA PHILBROOK: STUDENT LIFE
The Cry of the Bantam Rooster
     Some people go to county fairs for the rodeos; others for the deep-fried Twinkies; still others to see the amazing things people can do with yarn or wood. I go for the chickens. If you’re ever hunting around for me at one of these events, go straight to the poultry barn. I’ll be there admiring the residents – and, on occasion, talking to them.
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Sports

CARDINALS CRUISE TO ROAD WIN AT MAC-HI
CHANCE LEROUE SCORES 3 TIMES IN 42-20 VICTORY; LANNING 9 FOR 11 FOR 137 YARDS PASSING
     MILTON-FREEWATER – Waitsburg-Prescott running back Chance Leroue rumbled for 150 yards and scored three touchdowns to lead the Cardinals to a road victory against the Mac-Hi Pioneers on Friday. Quarterback Owen Lanning also had an outstanding outing, completing nine of 11 passes for 137 yards and two more touchdowns.
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UPCOMING SPORTS
     WP Football
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Obituaries

Howard Whipple
     A service to remember and celebrate the life of Howard Whipple will be held on September 20, 2014 at 1:30 PM at Dayton United Methodist Church. The family would be honored by your attendance.
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Touchet Valley Life

ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE TAKEN
      Waitsburg third-grade teacher Marne Henderson was joined by many of her students as she accepted the ALS Ice Bucket challenge last week.
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PIONEER PORTRAITS
     Ten Years Ago September 16, 2004
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