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 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

Home and School Carnival

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg Home and School Association is hosting their annal school carnival on Fri., April 21 from 5:30-7:30 in the Waitsburg Elementary School multipurpose room. Funds from the event will help pay for all the school supplies for...

 
 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

NHS Hosts Blood Drive

WAITSBURG – The WHS National Honor Society will sponsor an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Mon., April 24 from 1-6 p.m. at the WHS gymnasium. The goal for the drive is 28 units and it is requested that donors pre-sign. Donors can schedule an...

 
 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

Free Skin Cancer Screenings

WALLA WALLA – A free screening for skin cancer will be held May 10 from 5-7 p.m. at the Providence St. Mary Regional Cancer Center. Registration begins April 25. If anything of concern is discovered, patients will be referred back to their primary...

 
 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

Waitsburg's Got Talent, April 24

WAITSBURG – Mark your calendars! Waitsburg Elementary and Middle School students will share their talents and skills in the second annual Waitsburg’s Got Talent! event on Mon., April 24 at 6:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. This night of...

 
 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

Liberty Theater Accessibility Screenings

DAYTON – The Liberty Theater will offer closed caption screenings with specific films. Upcoming closed caption screenings include A United Kingdom at 2 p.m. on April 25 and Going in Style at 2 p.m. on Tues., May 2. The theater also offers hearing...

 
 News Briefs    April 20, 2017 

RC&D Council Hosts Annual Meeting

WALLA WALLA – The Blue Mountain Resource Conservation and Development Council will host its annual meeting on Thurs., April 20, 2017 at the Walla Walla Regional Airport conference room at 11:30 a.m.. The fifth anniversary of the organization’s...

 
 News Briefs    April 13, 2017

Easter Cantata

DAYTON – The Dayton United Brethren Church Choir (1106 S. 4th) will present “Unfailing Love!” and Easter Cantata on Sun., April 16 at 10:45 a.m. All are invited....

 
 News Briefs    April 13, 2017

Prescott Lions Breakfast

PRESCOTT – The Prescott Lions Club will serve a fundraising breakfast on April 15 with all proceeds going to the Blue Mountain Humane Society. Breakfast will be served from 8-11 a.m. at the Prescott Lions Club Building located at Highway 124 and...

 
 News Briefs    April 13, 2017

SWIM the SNAKE Registrations Open

LYONS FERRY, Wash. – Registrations are open for the fifth annual SWIM the SNAKE event held at Lyons Ferry Marina and Lyons Ferry State Park on Sat., Aug. 12. Registration and all event information can be found at www.swimthesnake.org In addition...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

Combined Palm Sunday Service

DAYTON – The First Congregational and First United Methodist churches will worship together at the First Congregational Church (214 S. Third), at 11 a.m. on Palm Sunday, April 9. Palm Sunday celebrates Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem and also sets...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

The Blackwood Legacy Performs

STARBUCK – Nashville, Tenn. gospel band, The Blackwood Legacy, will perform at the Starbuck Community Church (110 Main St., Starbuck) on Tues., April 11 at 7 p.m. The non-denominational, community event is free and all are welcome. A love offering...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

Ninth-Annual Spring Bingo

DAYTON – Dayton American Legion Post No. 42, along with the Blue Mountain Heritage Society, are sponsoring the ninth-annual Spring Bingo on Saturday. Spring Bingo will take place in the multipurpose room at Dayton Elementary School. Doors will...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

Waitsburg's Cookin' Kids

WAITSBURG – The Waitsburg fifth grade class has produced a cookbook titled, Waitsburg’s Cookin’ Kids. Proceeds from sales from the cookbook, which includes recipes from Waitsburg schools students and staff, will support the fifth grade ski...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

Weller FOL Update

WAITSBURG – Lisa Winnett and Doris Hulce donated $100 each to the Weller Friends of the Library to cover book purchases for the month of June. The FOL is looking for a community member that would be willing to be a parade float chairman for the...

 
 News Briefs    April 6, 2017

Free Pancake Breakfast

WAITSBURG - The Waitsburg Presbyterian Church will host a free pancake breakfast at 9:30 a.m. on Easter Sunday, April 16. Bring the family and invite friends. Worship to follow at 11 a.m....

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

Waitsburg-Coppei Flood Control District Board Members Sought

WALLA WALLA COUNTY – The Waitsburg-Coppei Flood Control District Board of Directors has been inactive for some years and currently has three open positions. There is an interest in reactivating the district to assist with flood control activities...

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

James Christensen Tribute

DAYTON - The Wenaha Gallery in Dayton is holding a James Christensen Tribute/Pamela Claflin Show on Sat., April 1 from 1-4 p.m. Every Christensen artwork, porcelain, book, DVD, and puzzle will be on display in the gallery and for sale. Kennewick...

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

Christian Women's Luncheon

WAITSBURG – The April Christian Women’s Connection Luncheon will be held on Wed., April 12 at Waitsburg Town Hall at 11:30 a.m. The cost is $10 and the meal will be catered by Melissa Weatherford of Grassroots Gourmet Catering Company. Two-time...

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

Prescott Lions Club Breakfasts

PRESCOTT – The Prescott Lions Club hosts third weekend breakfasts each month at the Lion’s Club Building located at 124and “D” Street in Prescott, from 8 – 11 a.m. Meals are $8 and all proceeds go to fund community functions and help the...

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

Remove Studded Tires

OLYMPIA – Starting April 1, drivers with studded tires face a $136 traffic ticket. The Washington State Department of Transportation requires all studded tires to be removed by March 31. WSDOT will not extend the studded tire deadline this year...

 
 News Briefs    March 30, 2017

Park & Rec Board Mtg. Time Change

PRESCOTT – The Prescott Park & Recreation District meeting will take place April 10 at 7 p.m. instead of the usual April 13 date. The meeting will be held in the district office at 101 South D. St., Suite A. The time change was necessary in order...

 
 News Briefs    March 23, 2017

Kindergarten Registration

WAITSBURG – Waitsburg Elementary will hold kindergarten registration for the fall of 2017 during the week of March 27-30. Registration will be in the elementary office from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday and from 9 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. on...

 
 News Briefs    March 23, 2017

Shamrock Bringo Brings in Big Bucks to Fight Cancer

WAITSBURG – Waitsburg’s annual American Cancer Society Shamrock Bingo fundraiser, sponsored by Team RELAY, was a huge success. This year’s fundraiser, held on Fri., March 10, raised $1877, which was $400 more than last year’s event. Team...

 
 News Briefs    March 23, 2017

Eastern Star Installations

WAITSBURG – The Order of Eastern Star in Waitsburg held an installation of officers on Sat., March 18 at the Waitsburg Masonic Hall. Patricia Wilson was installed as Worthy Matron and Randy Kromm was sworn in as Worthy Patron.  Marilyn Wilson...

 
 News Briefs    March 23, 2017

Memorial

Joan Hays donated $85 to the Waitsburg Celebration Days Committee, in memory of Elmer Hays, towards the purchase of winter boulevard banners for Main Street....

 

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