Just like last month, get the paper, read the column and immediately rush out to attend the Senior Dinner which will be held on Thursday, Oct. 10, the day the paper arrives.
Mary Kapp and Kathy LaMotte “spear headed” the Underwood Class Reunion! It was a big success. There were about 100 people in attendance.
Vicky Valdez has qualified, along with several relatives, to compete in the Indian National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, Nev., on Nov. 5 to 9. A fundraiser will be held at the Glenwood School from 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, to help raise money for Vicky’s traveling expenses to the INFR.
Lyle Fire Chief Scott Brew-er’s Fire Report: Lyle fire departments want to welcome the community to an Open House to celebrate National Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 6 to 12.
News from Jennifer Machado, the Lyle School District coordinator, (to Sara Sanderson): This year the Lyle School district has a couple of really cool things going on. It has initiated a calling system that will allow school representatives to call everyone that would like to be notified of events that may be happening at the schools (i.e. fundraising dinners, open houses, etc). If any community members would like to be added to the call list, they can either call the school or email their contact information to email@example.com. Also, they have launched a newly redesigned website at www.lyleschools.org .
A free lecture on anti-aging strategies will be held Monday, Sept. 30, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the White Salmon Community Library.
One of the Northwest’s first and most vocal advocates for modern roads was Maryhill Museum of Art founder Sam Hill.
Upon walking into the expansive wooden home off of Oak Ridge Road in Husum, an unexpected site awaits.
The Columbia Gorge Discovery Center in The Dalles is offering a three-day workshop Sept. 11, 12 and 13 for adults which explores the geology, the plant life, and the history of the Columbia River Gorge. Transportation and lunch will be provided.
There are over 70 historic buildings in The Dalles steeped in the wild history of the old west. If only these walls could talk! Or, can they?
The school bell will be ringing this week, beckoning children back to classes. Please be a little more careful driving to insure their safety. If you were not able to enroll new students on Aug. 22, please call the school offices to make an appointment. Lyle High School, 509-365-2211; Dallesport Elementary, 509-767-1132 or 509-365-2162.
The White Salmon Valley School District is bringing in 10 new teachers and staff members this school year and they are ready and raring to go. Here is a little about each of the new hires: