Articles from the February 22, 2024 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 15 of 15



 By Loyal Baker    News    February 22, 2024

Pirate Curtis Winona battles to 2nd place at State

TACOMA–Pirate grappler Curtis Winona and Davenport's Brock Gustaveson met again in the championship match at the WIAA Mat Classic XXXV and the Pomeroy standout battled the Davenport sophomore n...

 

Grandstand deconstruction beginning at Fairgrounds

POMEROY-The Garfield County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) discussed the grandstand replacement project, a grant for sidewalk re-concreting, and a swap meet at the Garfield County Fairgrounds...

 

Presidential Primary ballots go out

POMEROY––Ballots to Garfield County voters for the 2024 Washington State Presidential Primary will be mailed by February 23, 2024. Candidates listed on the ballots include Democrats Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Dean Phillips and Marianne Williamson. Rep...

 
 By Loyal Baker    News    February 22, 2024

Patriots bounce Pirates in District rematch

DAYTON–The Pomeroy Pirates fell juuuuust a basketball bounce short of a win in a SE1B District rematch with the Liberty Christian Patriots, who in their second meeting of the tournament, turned the P...

 

Quote of the Week

“Art is the unceasing effort to compete with the beauty of flowers - and never succeeding.” – Gian Carlo Menotti...

 

Citizen initiatives to the Legislature: Let Washingtonians be heard!

OLYMPIA–It is with a mix of encouragement and disappointment that the Senate majority leader says four of the six citizen initiatives to the Legislature "might" have public hearings scheduled b...

 

Commentary

Have you noticed the same ol’ message; that of what is constantly rehearsed in the media over and over and over again, has become so very tiresome? It sure has with me. I am tired of hearing how awful the right is, and, in turn, how awful the left is...

 

Pastor's Corner

In the story "Acres of Diamonds" a farmer heard about other farmers who became wealthy by discovering diamond mines. He sells his farm to search for diamonds himself. Unable to find any, he became...

 

Pomeroy kids present "Beauty Lou and the Country Beast"

POMEROY-The Missoula Children's Theater production of Beauty Lou and the Country Beast on February 3 was comprised of a cast of 57 of Pomeroy's children. After an audition on Monday, January 29, the...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago February 26, 2014 Pomeroy resident and neon sign expert David Webb is offering the city a gift that he believes will attract tourists, turn downtown into a desirable movie set, and...

 

Middle School Volleyball starts with wins

POMEROY––The Pirate volleyball team got off to a strong start to the season, winning their first three matches, then defeating Asotin and Tekoa-Rosalia the following week. The Pirates opened at home versus Oakesdale. Coach Adam Van Vogt was ple...

 

OBITUARY

Donner Day Buchet Pomeroy native, Donner Day Buchet, son of the late Claude and Eva Foley Buchet, brother Peter Buchet and sister Sally Buchet Walton, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2024 at his home in Rockville, Maryland. Donner is survived...

 

Haliee Brewer named All Conference

Lady Pirate Haliee Brewer was named to the Wheat Division All Opponent Team and was recognized with other team members during ceremonies at the District Tournament. "Haliee played the game like I...

 

Fair weather, better scores for week six

POMEROY–Week six of Pomeroy Gun Club's efforts in the Camas Prairie competition brought fairer weather and better scores. Seven club members also participated in a registered shoot at the Colton Gun Club on Saturday February 17. Three Pomeroy s...

 

Weather Forecast

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind. Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Calm wind. Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high...

 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Dayton Chronicle
East Washingtonian

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024