MENLO - Steady rain, nor soggy terrain didn't hamper Pe Ell-Willapa Valley during its Sweet 16 District IV State Playoff 61-21 annihilation of Life Christian Academy before a crowd of about 700 at Crogstad Field Friday night.
An old business in Raymond is getting new ownership; the Raymond Furniture Store has recently acquired a new owner, Kaley Hanson of the Pitchwood Ale House in Raymond. When asked how it was that the Raymond Furniture Store was brought to his attention Hanson explained that he had his sights on the store for a couple of years, "I have always been interested in this corner lot. We came in here a couple years ago and talked to Terry and Marion Lewis about the building and they asked me if I'd want to buy the business too."
The Raymond City council met the night of Monday, November 16 with a full attendance. The first item that the Raymond City Council dealt with was the South Fork Island Plat, where Public Works Director Dean Parsons explained that the South Fork Island has been platted, and that a roadway is being constructed out to it.
SOUTH BEND - Marcus Stigall, 27, of Olympia, formerly of Raymond, entered a guilty plea to intimidating a public servant for threats made to a Pacific County Deputy Sheriff's wife while in a local grocery store related to her husband's investigation of Stigall for multiple counts of violation of a domestic violence no contact order.
The South Bend City Council met Monday, November 9 for the regular city council meeting. Council Members Bob Hall and Bunny Williams were absent from the meeting. The council approved the minutes of the previous meeting as well as the meeting's agenda. "Let's move on to Ordinance #1506, the 2016 Property Tax Levy Second Reading," said Mayor Julie Struck. The council approved the 2016 Property Tax Levy a moved to the next item on the agenda. The council next approved the Cedar Street/Cowlitz Street Improvement project, finalizing it and marking it complete.
BAY CENTER - Marshall N. Disney, 26 of Bay Center, was booked into the Pacific County Jail for Residential Burglary, Resisting Arrest, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Escape, and for an outstanding Department of Corrections warrant. Disney's bail was set at $ 100,000.
Cascade Bancorp, the holding company for Bank of the Cascades, announced October 28 that it has entered into an agreement to purchase 12 Oregon and three Washington branch locations from Bank of America. Raymond, Westport and Cathlamet are the locations for the Washington branches.
At the Washington State Cross Country Championships, local running standouts Traci Hoffman and Jachin Heckman showed why they are among the best in the state and the Ocosta Girls became the first girl's team in school history to take home a state title.
The Willapa Harbor Herald proudly salutes the Pe Ell-Willapa Valley HS Football Cheerleaders as our Good Sports of the Week.