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Toppled tree causes power outage for 52 homes

POMEROY–Wind gusts of up to 50 m.p.h. downed a spruce tree in Julie and Kent Dunkle's High Street home's front yard last Friday afternoon January 7, 2022. Unusually high wind gusts last Friday,...

 

Wind blows out window, causes other damage

POMEROY–High speed winds caused damage to several businesses and homes in Pomeroy on Friday, January 7, 2022. The old Cardwell store lost a window, and both the Pomeroy Food Bank and The Community...

 

Bakers Table grand opening set for January 15

POMEROY–A new main street handcrafted eatery and coffee spot, The Bakers Table, is planning a grand opening on Saturday, January 15 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Bakers Table, family owned and operated...

 

CGI makes donation to local food bank

POMEROY–The Manager of Columbia Grain International (CGI) at Central Ferry grain terminal Ted Lowe presented an undisclosed monetary donation to Susie Bowles for the Garfield County Food Bank, in be...

 

School Menu

BREAKFAST Wed, Jan 12: Yogurt Bar, Choice of Toppings, Granola, Fruit, Milk Thur, Jan 13: Breakfast Bar, Cheese Stick, Fruit, Milk Fri, Jan 14: French Toast Sticks, Syrup, Fruit, Milk Mon, Jan 17:...

 

Senior Round Table

Wed, Jan 12: Salisbury Steak, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy, Season Carrots, Strawberry Jell-O, Cake, Ice Cream, Birthday Lunch Fri, Jan 14: Sweet-N-Sour Chicken, Garden Fried Rice, Veggie Egg Roll,...

 

Community Outlook

Wednesday, Jan 12 Ski Bluewood–OPEN–9 a.m.–4 p.m. Senior Center Meals–Senior Center, 695 W. Main St.–11 a.m. BINGO, Pomeroy Senior Center–1 p.m. Denny Ashby Library–12–6:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan 13 Ski Bluewood–OPEN–9 a.m.–4 p.m....

 

Keatts retires after 11 years

POMEROY–Debbie Keatts retired from her position with Pomeroy Grain Growers Agronomy after 11 years. She graduated from the Kelsey Baird Secretarial School in Spokane worked as a billing clerk for...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten years ago January 11, 2012 Eastern Washington University has announced that a Pomeroy High School graduate has been named to the Dean’s List for the university’s fall 2011 quarter. Tyler...

 

2021 – Year In Review The year we took steps toward "back to normal"

The East Washingtonian continues its annual look back at the year just completed, 2021, in this second installment of the Year In Review. Our hope to our readers is that these short snippets of events from last year bring back fond memories....

 

Obituary

Marcus Eugene Flerchinger May 28, 1932–December 31, 2021 Marcus Eugene Flerchinger, 89, went home with the angels Friday, December 31, 2021, of natural causes at his home in Clarkston. Marcus was...

 

Card of Thanks

We would like to give our sincerest thanks to our local fire department and all the friends, family, and neighbors that came and helped us with our recent hay fire. We are so blessed to live in such a supportive community. The dedication to help...

 

Winter arrived over Christmas Break and stayed into 2022

POMEROY–Weather and environmental events have prompted road, school and business closures on the first Monday of the new year, January 3, and late start on Tuesday, January 4, 2022. The last week of December brought many inches of snow with...

 

Quote of the Week

“They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.” – Bil Keane... Full story

 

2021 – Year In Review The year we took steps toward "back to normal"

The East Washingtonian continues its annual look back at the year just completed, 2021, in this second installment of the Year In Review. Our hope to our readers is that these short snippets of events...

 

Once again, Washington snowpack finishes year above "normal"

After a snowy December, Washington's snowpack will end the year at 106% of normal. April 1 is the traditional end of the snowpack year, so there are still three more months to get the final numbers....

 

Pastor's Corner

Happy New Year everyone! The traditional way to celebrate, after we recover from the holidays, anyway, is to make some type of resolution. You know those: it’s where we promise for the thousandth time to really make that change, we said we were...

 

School Menu

BREAKFAST Wed, Jan 5: Biscuit & Gravy, Fresh Fruit, Milk Thur, Jan 6: Breakfast Sandwich, Fruit Juice, Fruit, Milk Fri, Jan 7: Whole Grain Muffin, Yogurt Cup, Fruit, Milk Mon, Jan 10: Whole Grain Cereal, Yogurt Cup, Fruit, Milk Tue, Jan 11: Biscuit...

 

Senior Round Table

Wed, Jan 5: Beef Taco Salad, Tomato Slices, Tortilla Chips, Peaches Fri, Jan 7: Ravioli, Marinara Sauce, Green Beans, Coleslaw, Garlic Bread, Juice Mon, Jan 10: Macaroni-N-Cheese, Sausage, Stewed...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten years ago January 4, 2012 Pomeroy’s FFA chapter held a Toy & Canned Food drive during the month of December. Advisor Robert Matthews said members raised over $125, brought in “nearly 150 lbs....

 

Correction

Due to a typographical error, the record of the Lady Pirates was incorrectly indicated in the Pomeroy Events and Activities Roster. The team’s record is four wins and two losses, not 3-3 as written in the girls’ basketball story in the December...

 

2021 – Year In Review

Editor's Note: As the year 2021 winds down with this December 30 edition of the East Washingtonian and the last edition of its 139th year, we look back at the events and stories which occurred in the...

 

Employee of the Month Steve Moore, Facility Maintenance

POMEROY–Garfield County Hospital District is proud to announce November's Employee of the Month, Steve Moore, Facility Maintenance. He was nominated by his co-workers for being an excellent...

 

Pastor's Corner

In Jesus’ day, shepherds were often regarded as a rough bunch—perhaps they were the “rednecks” of their time. A shepherd’s occupation did not allow them to observe many of the Jewish laws and feasts, so they were looked down upon by some...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago December 27, 2011 Pomeroy Elementary School students wrapped up 2011 with the traditional holiday program last week. Kindergarten students give their rendition of ‘Jingle Bells’,...

 

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