PHS band

PHS Fall Concert coming Tuesday evening

The Philomath High School Fall Concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday in the high school’s auditorium. The jazz band, concert choir and wind ensemble...
Newton Creek Park

Effort continues to place historical marker in recognition of Black pioneer Reuben Shipley

In a series of stories published a century ago by noted Oregon Agricultural College historian John B. Horner, readers learned about the life of...
Leaves behind Public Works

Residents have options to get rid of fallen leaves

Republic Services will provide curbside pickup of loose leaves every other week on five dates from Oct. 21 until Dec. 16. Those who want to...
Philomath Community Library

Library transitions to seasonal hours beginning Monday

Philomath Community Library plans to adjust its hours for fall and winter beginning Monday, Oct. 18. Hours will be 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday;...
COVID-19 vaccinnation

COVID vaccination clinic coming to PHS on Oct. 18

The Benton County Health Department has organized a COVID-19 drop-in vaccination site to occur in Philomath on Oct. 18. The clinic will run from 4-8...
The Corvallis-Albany Branch of the NAACP event

Local NAACP branch planning all-invited event Sunday in Philomath

More than half a century ago on Feb. 7, 1971, the local branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People —...
Paul Mariman course sign

Philomath set to host very large Paul Mariman Invite on Saturday

Teenagers with a love for running will take over Philomath on Saturday. In fact, it might just be the largest-ever school-related sporting event to...
Scene from Dearest Eva

Portland filmmakers shoot miniseries scene in Philomath

In the fifth episode of the upcoming miniseries, “Dearest Eva,” a dozen or so mourners gather in a cemetery for the funeral of one...
Lions Club officers 2021-22

Philomath Lions Club installs 2021-22 officers

The Philomath Lions Club recently installed officers for 2021-22 with Shane McConnell taking over as the local organization’s president. Outgoing president Debbie Thorpe moves...
Running artwork with logo

Lilly’s Lope for Hope 5K canceled; online auction planned

Lilly’s Lope for Hope’s 5-kilometer run that had been scheduled for Oct. 9 in Philomath has been canceled because of challenges related to the...
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