VOLUME 4, NUMBER 229
Tuesday, October 24, 2023
Good afternoon. In the newsletter today: We have coverage of this past weekend’s Lilly’s Lope for Hope, including a photo gallery. Plus, the latest reports in the Police Log and Fire Calls. And we have a death notice for Betty Vaughn.
Thanks for reading!
Brad Fuqua, publisher/editor
Lilly’s Lope for Hope sees good participation with its 5K fundraiser and the Community Resource Fair
On a pleasant Saturday morning in Philomath City Park this past weekend, local resident Alex Brooks paused for a few moments after finishing the Lilly’s Lope for Hope — the […]
Police Log: Incidents include stolen car on Marys Peak Road and drone, K9 search of man found in Wren Cemetery
A rundown of recent responses from the Philomath Police Department and Benton County Sheriff’s Office along with a list of highway fatalities from around the […]
A rundown of recent Philomath Fire & Rescue fire and medical calls include a handful of fires over the period of Oct. 13-19.
The Kings Valley Charter School Board and the Philomath School Board plan to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday at KVCS for a joint work session. […]
Powerful mechanical shears that resemble a giant lobster claw are tearing into a doomed commercial fishing ship this week as the state of Oregon launches […]
Oregon could receive tens of millions of dollars from the federal government for semiconductors and mass timber after the Biden administration announced Monday that the […]
Philomath in Photos
In Case You Missed It …
Living in a rural section of the county out in the Alpine vicinity, 15-year-old Makayla Lillie had to chuckle when asked if she lived on […]
Sophomore CD Nuno scored two touchdowns in the first half and senior Kaden Muir had two touchdowns in the second half to lead the Philomath […]
• Tuesday, Oct. 24: PHS Boys Soccer vs. Stayton, 4:30 p.m.
• Tuesday, Oct. 24: Philomath Inclusivity Committee Meeting, 5:30 p.m.
• Tuesday, Oct. 24: Community Meal, 6 p.m.
• Tuesday, Oct. 24: PHS Girls Soccer at Stayton, 6 p.m.
• Tuesday, Oct. 24: Kings Valley Charter School Board-Philomath School Board Joint Meeting, 6 p.m.
• Wednesday, Oct. 25: Quilts from Caring Hands, 9-11:30 a.m.
• Wednesday, Oct. 25: Storytime at Philomath Community Library, 10:30 a.m.
• Friday, Oct. 27: PHS Football vs. Sweet Home, 7 p.m.
• Saturday, Oct. 28: PHS Cross-Country at Oregon West Conference Championships, 11:15 a.m.
• Saturday, Oct. 28: Philomath Open Studios Art Tour and Sale, noon-5 p.m.