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For Aug. 19

Lyle Community News:

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Barbara Sexton: 365-5374 -

Mildred Lykens: 365-0060 -

Lyle Web site: by Pam Essley -

Good Samaritans are alive and well in our community.

One lone sole was seen picking up trash on the old highway a few days ago and I met a new neighbor last week that has made it his mission to clean off the recurring graffiti on the local roadways. Thanks from both of us and from the community for your efforts.

You are cordially invited to the High Prairie Potluck Picnic on Sunday August 22, 2004, starting at 1 p. m. The event will be held at the Community Center property at 705 Struck Rd. Bring your guitar, or other musical instrument, your lawn chair and your addition to the meal. Practice up on your horseshoe game so that you are ready to challenge your neighbor. If you have questions call Cal Edwards at 365-3563.

Next Lyle Community Council meeting is Monday August 23rd, 7 P.M.

Plan to attend this meeting; get involved in the projects the Council is working on.

PUD will be in attendance to answer questions on the new Waste Water Treatment Plant.

If anyone is interested in listing a single meeting or event, or an ongoing event in the Newsletter Calendar, please contact Joy Collins at 365-5102. She is in the process of preparing the quarterly news calendar for October, November and December.

The Primary Election will be here in less than a month. The Community Council will host a candidate's night on September 29, for the general election. This will give you the opportunity to take advantage of getting to know the candidates so you can place an educated vote.

Community Churches

Lyle United Methodist, 403 W Klickitat St. Bible Study is held Sunday from 9:15 A.M. to 10:15 and Church Services follow at 10:30 A.M. Plans are in the works for the Churches Centennial Celebration to be held September 26th.

Lyle Celebration Center, 715 Washington St. Sunday service at 10:30 A.M. & 6:00 P.M. Wednesday evening schedule is as follows: Bible Study, Youth, Missionettes Club (girls) & Explorer Club (boys) at 6:30 P.M.

As printed in The Goldendale Sentinel in 1960 and reprinted with their permission: Lyle Early Days Outlined by Historical Society Author's note: The following account of early Lyle History was presented by Mrs. Kamma Sorensen Clark at the Klickitat County Historical Society meeting at Columbia Grange Hall, Lyle, January 16.

The Bertschis lived in Glenwood, but are now living in Lyle and have built homes here. Ray and son Jerry, for year's fishermen, with boys growing to keep Lyle coming to the front. The Chamberlains live in White Salmon now but are still members here in the Grange.

Mrs. Forest (Lulu) Hewett has been an outstanding Grange member here for over 50 years.

Laugh every day its like inner jogging.


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