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District play bitter-sweet

Glenwood News for Feb. 15

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The TLG girls and boys experienced a bitter-sweet week in early district competition last week in Klickitat and Goldendale. Both teams won their respective games on Tuesday -- the boys beat Yakama Tribal while the girls won their game against Bickleton. Thursday competition matched up both TLG boys and girls against the Klickitat Vandals. In an upset, both TLG teams came out on the short end of the score board. District competition continued Feb. 9 in Goldendale and saw the TLG boys and girls pitted against the Bickleton Pirates. Both TLG teams won those games and qualified them for a second week of district play beginning Tuesday in Goldendale. The TLG boys and girls will play the Vandals again on Feb. 6. A loss for either TLG team will end their basketball season, while a win would set them up to play Sunnyside Christian on Friday in Goldendale. Good luck teams as you continue district competition!

The Pioneer Memorial Community Church held the annual congregational meeting on Sunday, Jan. 28. Elections were held to fill several vacancies on the board. Leona Garner was elected as clerk; Betsy Putnam as co-treasurer; and Earl Kuhnhausen to a three-year position on the board of deacons. Other church officials include: Elders Nate Putnam and Howard Sinor; co-treasurer Len Rolph; deacons Duane Gahimer and Len Rolph and deaconess Donna Montgomery.

Doctor Leonard Bradley has been serving as interim pastor at Pioneer Memorial Community Church since early November, 2006. He and Carol will be honored with a farewell potluck dinner on Sunday, Feb. 25, after church. Community members are invited to attend the dinner and to wish Dr. and Mrs. Bradley well as they complete their service in Glenwood. Pastor Dale and Mrs. Dorothy Wise will be arriving in Glenwood on Feb. 28 to fill the pastor's position at PMCC. Pastor Wise will conduct his first sermon in Glenwood on Sunday, March 4. The community is invited to attend the service and to meet Pastor and Mrs. Wise.

Remember to save a big appetite for the junior and senior classes Crab Feed on Wednesday, Feb. 21, from 4:30 to 8 p.m.

The school is again conducting a collection campaign for Campbell's soup labels and General Mills box tops, and is asking for community support for this project. Collection locations include the school, the Shade Tree Inn and the post office. Cindy Whitefield is the coordinator this year and reminds everyone that the school can trade the labels and box tops for valuable equipment. If you have questions regarding specific types of labels or box tops (proofs of purchase) please contact Cindy at 364-3364 or


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