The Wahkiakum County Eagle

Thu, Jul 18, 2013 


Picnic potluck this weekend at Rosburg School

The Johnson Park Advisory Board hopes you will take some time on Sunday, July 21 to join us for our second annual Community Picnic and Potluck this year in conjunction with a 75-year birthday celebration for the old Rosburg School, located up the hill from the Rosburg Store. The event is open to everyone, and will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thu, Jul 11, 2013 


Picnic and school celebration approaching

There are less than two weeks to go until July 21, the date of the second annual Community Potluck Picnic in conjunction this year with a special 75th Birthday Bash for the old Rosburg School Building, now known as the Grays River Valley Center at Johnson Park.

Thu, Jul 4, 2013 


Rosburg Store now offers pizza and fresh bread

You can now order a pizza or purchase fresh bread made in the new kitchen at the Rosburg Store.

Thu, Jun 27, 2013 


Fourth of July holiday brings family and fun

With the Fourth of July fast approaching, we are getting ready for another fun-filled few days with family and friends. Our property becomes a tent city, with lots of fun games, motorcycle riding, racing in the little car, Frisbee golf, paint ball wars, barbecuing, stories around the fire pit and just plain visiting with everyone.

Thu, Jun 20, 2013 


Animals welcome Sunday at Grays River UMC

The Grays River United Methodist Church will hold their annual Blessing of the Animals on June 23. This special service will be held outdoors at 10 a.m. followed by a stuffed potato luncheon hosted by the ladies of the church. Bring your critters and then enjoy this yummy lunch.

Thu, Jun 13, 2013 


Writer recounts elk adventure

I had an experience on Monday evening that still makes me shudder. I was walking my dogs out on the back side of our property and looked up to see and hear a huge bull elk coming toward me on the roadway. The dogs had somehow spooked him and he turned to run the other way—toward me.

Thu, Jun 6, 2013 


Naselle schools set graduation programs

High school graduation will take place on Saturday at 4 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Kindergarten graduation will be held on Monday at 6 p.m. and the Eighth Grade Move-Up program will be on Tuesday at 6 p.m.

Thu, May 30, 2013 


Free smoke detectors available from District #3

Is your home protected by smoke detectors? If not, Grays River Fire District #3 has a great deal for you. Through a FEMA grant, the department has extra smoke detectors that can be installed in your home for free.

Thu, May 23, 2013 


Westenders discuss junk ordinance

Wahkiakum County Commissioners Blair Brady and Dan Cothren met with nearly a full house crowd of about 80 residents at the Grays River Valley Center last Wednesday for an informal public hearing and an opportunity for the public to give input on a possible ordinance to regulate the accumulation of junk cars and other items that could be considered a public nuisance.

Thu, May 16, 2013 


Many activities scheduled in area

There are lots of activities around the county this weekend, but I hope everyone will try and take time to join me at the second annual Plant, Book and Bake Sale and Soup Luncheon hosted by the Grays River Valley Center at Johnson Park on Saturday, May 18 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Thu, May 9, 2013 


Plant/Book/Bake Sale & Soup Lunch approaches

The Second Annual Plant, Book and Bake Sale and Soup Luncheon hosted by the Grays River Valley Center at Johnson Park will take place on May 18 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Thu, May 2, 2013 


Tea celebrates "School Days" this weekend

Thu, Apr 25, 2013 


Rosburg mainstay will celebrate 80th birthday

Here’s hoping the weather man is right with his predictions for some warm and sunny weather this week. I see Nancy George is out rototilling her garden spot, so that’s a good sign. I’m hoping to get the lawn mowed, or I may need some goats to come and graze it for me.

Thu, Apr 18, 2013 


Anniversary 75 coming soon

I’m finishing up this article as I sit in yet another hospital room with my husband. We ended up back in the emergency room on Saturday night and after many more tests, up and down blood pressure, and a few other issues, I think we are headed uphill once again. Hopefully he will be back home again in a day or two. Thanks everyone for your good thoughts, prayers, support and friendship. We will overcome.

Thu, Apr 11, 2013 


Chicken dinner ahead in Rosburg

Rosburg Hall is the place to be for the Annual Chicken Dinner on April 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The dinner is prepared and served by the members of the Rosburg Community Club.

Thu, Apr 4, 2013 


Johnson Park a very busy facility

Thu, Mar 28, 2013 


Easter events occurring this weekend

Happy Spring, everyone! It seems that all the flowers are beginning to bloom at once. Daffodils are everywhere. I actually found my first trillium yesterday.

Thu, Mar 21, 2013 


Busy week for Fredrickson family

Oh, the sounds of family, the laughter of grandchildren, the extra commotion, cooking and chaos. What a great week we are looking forward to. We were hoping for better weather, but will make do, just being together.

Thu, Mar 14, 2013 


Spaghetti feed a success, thanks to many

According to Darrel Sotka, “It must be that there water in the garden of Eden” that has caused an exceptionally high rate of twins to start the calving season on Sotka’s Eden Valley Ranch, located near Rosburg. Darrel is a fourth generation farmer and the ranch has been in the Sotka family for 118 years.

Thu, Mar 7, 2013 


Guest chefs in town for spaghetti dinner

The members of the Johnson Park Advisory Board would like to thank all the folks who have purchased advanced tickets to the Spaghetti Feed and Silent Auction to be held this coming Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m.

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