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Football club inducts alums into hall of fame

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Football Club will host its second annual Wenatchee Panther Football Hall of Fame Dinner and Auction at 6 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Confluence Technology Center, 285 Technology Center Way #102.

Historical society seeks board members

EPHRATA — The Grant County Historical Society will hold an election to fill three seats on its board during its annual meeting on Nov. 10.

Blood drive planned at local church

LEAVENWORTH — The Leavenworth Red Cross will hold a blood drive from 1 to 6 p.m. Oct. 8th at the Church of the Latter Day Saints, 10170 Titus Road.
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MaKenna Schwab, 12, of East Wenatchee, performs for an audience of 500 on Sept. 19 at the Grow fundraiser for Camp Korey in Carnation. The event raised $1.6 million dollars to help support year-round programs at the camp. Camp Korey serves the Pacific Northwest, offering year-round programs for children with life-altering medical conditions free of charge. MaKenna has been attending Camp Korey for five years. MaKenna’s parents are Melissa and Shawn Schwab of East Wenatchee. (Photo provided/Phototainment)


Classes scheduled throughout North Central Washington

FFA competes at Adams County Fair

CHELAN — The Chelan High School FFA team competed at the Adams County fair in Othello from Sept. 16-19. The team competed in the Washington State FFA horse career developing event, livestock evaluation CDE, dairy evaluation CDE and tractor driving CDE.

Meeting notices

Meetings scheduled throughout North Central Washington

Roberts — Drescher

Updated 9/28/2015 to correct spelling of bride's name, this article was originally published 9/27/2015.

Ottosen — Tidd

Tawnee Tidd and Grant Ottosen were married July 25 at a private residence along the Columbia River. The ceremony was officiated by the Honorable Fred Van Sickle, grandfather of the bride.

Smith — Nikolas

Whitney Nikolas and Jake Smith were married June 13 at a private residence in East Wenatchee.

Lundy — Greer

Hailey Greer and Tyler Lundy were married Aug. 22 at Highlander Golf Course in East Wenatchee. The ceremony was officiated by Kyle Greer, brother of the bride.

Dockins — Peterson

Taylor Peterson and Kyle Dockins were married in July at Ohme Gardens.

Century Mark | Ruth Sorensen

Ruth Sorensen celebrated her 106th birthday Saturday during a family celebration at Heritage Heights Assisted Living in Chelan.

Five generations

The family of Linda Phippen gathered recently for a five-generation photo. Standing from left, grandfather Jeff Phippen of Leavenworth and father Corey Phippen of Wenatchee; seated from left, great-grandfather Gary Phippen of Leavenworth, Kyra Marie Phippen of Wenatchee and great-great-grandfather Mariano Garduque of Gilroy, Calif. (Photo provided/Linda Phippen)