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Kenny Landkammer honored for 41 years of service to City of Pomeroy

Appreciation and well wishes upon retirement were recently given to City Public Works Director Kenny Landkammer, center, by Mayor Paul Miller and members of the Public Works crew. Landkammer's...

 

Quote of the Week

“Give me nights perfectly quiet as on high plateaus west of the Mississippi and I looking up at the stars. Give me odorous at sunrise a garden of beautiful flowers where I can walk undisturbed. – Walt Whitman...

 

HOSPITAL UPDATE

Twenty-twenty has been an exciting year for the Hospital District for many reasons. While a large amount of time and energy has gone into dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, our other work has not stopped. COVID-19 required many changes to...

 

SCHOOL MENU

BREAKFAST Wed, Jan 13: Whole Wheat Bagel w/Topping, Fruit, Milk Thur, Jan 14: Yogurt Bar w/Granola, Berries, Milk Fri, Jan 15: Breakfast Pizza, Fruit, Milk Mon, Jan 18: No School Tue, Jan 19: Biscuit & Gravy, Fruit, Milk Wed, Jan 20: Whole Wheat...

 

A Teen's Take

POMEROY–What a rollercoaster ride 2020 was, with its twists and turns and, for a while there, you may have felt a little queasy. However, once you step off, you look back and realize that it could...

 

PASTOR'S CORNER

I recently read an article in Leadership e-zine that caused me to really think about the message we give as a church to our community. The article began with a question that I am using as the title. Malcolm Gladwell wrote a bestseller book called ...

 

Senior Round Table

Wed., Jan. 13: Chicken cordon bleu, hash brown casserole, carrots, orange mandarin Jello, cake/ice cream, Birthday Lunch. Fri., Jan. 15: Beef stroganoff, stewed tomatoes, garden salad, apricots, roll. Mon., Jan. 18: Closed: Martin Luther King Jr....

 

OBITUARY

Sally Jane Ogden December 7, 1942–December 27, 2020 Sally Jane Ogden, age 78 years, passed away December 27, 2020, in Granite Falls, Wash., after a battle with cancer. Sally was born December 7,...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago January 12, 2011 Work on a new recreational vehicle park south of the Pomeroy Ranger District offices is scheduled to start March 1. The park will cover just over two acres and will offer 32 spaces. A gazebo, picnic and playground...

 

2020 – Year in Review

Editor’s Note: Due to space constraints, this annual look back at the year just completed will be made in installments over the next several weeks. –Charlotte Baker MARCH 5). The new Garfield County Transportation Authority (GCTA) cutaway bus...

 

Quote of the Week

“We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – E. M. Forster...

 

Pastor's Corner

Well, we made it right? 2020 is over and now we can forget the last 12 months, right? I think I read somewhere that COVID–19, political drama, and racial tension would be over at 12 a.m., on January 1, 2021. Well, maybe not. As it turns out, life...

 

SCHOOL MENU

BREAKFAST Wed, Jan 6; Whole Grain Pancakes w/Syrup, Fruit, Milk Thur, Jan 7: Biscuit & Gravy, Fruit, Milk Fri, Jan 8: Whole Grain Muffin, Yogurt, Fruit, Milk Mon, Jan 11: French Toast w/Syrup, Fruit, Milk Tue, Jan 12: Whole Grain Breakfast Bar,...

 

Senior Round Table

Wed., Jan. 6: Cheddar broccoli soup, cottage-n-pears, cheddar biscuit, juice, dessert Fri., Jan. 8: Sweet-n-sour chicken, chicken fried rice, veggie egg roll, pineapple slices, fortune cookie. Mon., Jan. 11: Hot turkey sandwich, mashed potatoes,...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago January 5, 2011 The New Year opened with the temperature dropping into single-digit lows, following 4+ inches of snow that fell earlier. Since the first of the year, the temperature hasn’t been higher than 20 degrees F. Local...

 

Starbuck: The little town that could

STARBUCK–Three friends, with deep roots in this small town here, have collaborated on a book to preserve the local history. Starbuck: The Little Town That Could, is a 250-page, paperback that is...

 

OBITUARY

Derek Steven Anderson January 6, 1993–December 15, 2020 Heaven gained an angel when our loving husband, son, brother, uncle and friend, Derek Steven Anderson, passed away on December 15, 2020, in...

 

2020 - Year in Review

Editor's Note: This annual look back at the year just completed will be made in installments over the next several weeks. –Charlotte Baker JANUARY 2). The Shepherd Foundation has awarded the...

 

Quote of the Week

“One faces the future with one’s past.” – Pearl S. Buck...

 

Pomeroy Pioneer Portraits

Ten Years Ago December 29, 2010 Members of Pomeroy FFA Alumni hope Pomeroy residents who don’t have plans will join them for the annual spaghetti dinner and silent auction at Spinner’s Hall on New Year’s Eve. Local highlights of 2010 included...

 

East Washingtonian History Mystery

There are a number of unidentified portraits in the archives of the Garfield County Musuem...and their identities are unknown. If you know the names of the people in this photo, please contact the...

 

SCHOOL MENU

BREAKFAST Wed, Dec 30: No School Thur, Dec 31: No School Fri, Jan 1: No School HAPPY 2021 Mon, Jan 4: Whole Grain Cereal, Cheese Stick, Fruit, Milk Tue, Jan 5: Egg Taco w/Salsa, Graham Cracker, Fruit, Milk Wed, Jan 6; Whole Grain Pancakes w/Syrup,...

 

Senior Round Table

Wed., Dec. 30: Breaded Baked Fish, Garden Rice, Peas-N-Carrots, Pineapple Fluff Dessert Friday, Jan. 1: Closed. Happy New Year. Mon., Jan. 4: Country Fried Steak, mashed potatoes/gravy, beets, fruit cup, roll Wed., Jan. 6: Cheddar broccoli soup,...

 

A Teen's Take

POMEROY–As I look back over the year, I see we, as a community, have experienced many changes in the way we do things and Christmas for our family, is a perfect example. You see, during this holiday...

 

OBITUARY

Betty Louise Farley Capwell June 8, 1931–December 21, 2020 Betty Louise Farley Capwell passed peacefully on Monday, December 21 in Pomeroy. Betty was born June 8, 1931, in the Tucannon River area...

 

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