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Sad farewells to beloved community members

Glenwood lost a beloved senior member of the community last week. Fred Steinbach passed quietly at his home at the age of 91, surrounded by his loved ones. Fred lived his entire life in Glenwood or su...

 
 By Mildred Lykens    Community    July 11, 2018 

Don't let Lyle burn down

Well, we had a fire on the Fourth. I covered it more thoroughly in a letter to the editor section of this paper, if they have room to print it. This is one of my passions that I will go down fighting...

 

Parade seemed bigger this year

The Goldendale Community Days are over, and plans are almost in the works for next year’s event. There seemed to be more entries in the parade, and there were 106 cars entered in the Show ’n...

 

Busy with honors

Zitella Gates of Twisp, Washington and Michael and Diana Gates of Goldendale are proud to announce that their daughter, Anasha Gates, Liberty Bell...

 

Looking Back

June 26, 1888 The new Methodist Church now in the course of construction will be considerably larger than the old one and will be heated by a furnace in the basement. A new bell for the Methodist...

 

Reunion coming up

Katie Wasgatt and Kevin Kreps were married in a lovely evening wedding at the Kreps Ranch last Saturday. Katie is the daughter of Dave and Cynthia Wasgatt and granddaughter of Steve and Kay Hoodenpyl...

 

Stay fire safe

Keep it safe during this dry, summer season, with fireworks and anything that can cause fires. The Goldendale Fire Department asks for everyone to keep their automobile on the trail and keep it off...

 

Goldendale man injured

A Goldendale man was injured in a three-vehicle crash Monday morning on state Highway 14 in Skamania County, according to the Washington State Patrol. James I. Campbell, 39, of Goldendale was driving...

 

Evacuation alert was startling

Getting an automated phone call stating all of the homes north of Lyle Point are to be on alert for possible evacuation caught me off guard last Friday afternoon. Being as I am north of Lyle Point, I...

 

Looking Back

June 20, 1889 There are now said to be at least 125,000 sheep on the north side of the Klickitat Bridge in the vicinity of Mt. Adams, and still they are going in at a rate of 5,000 per day. The...

 

Congratulations all around

Tygh Schuster, son of Regina Hernandez, recently graduated from Yakima Valley CC with an Associate of Science degree. He will attend Oregon State University in the fall, pursuing a B.S. in Wildlife Ma...

 

Lyle was near empty that day

If a tourist went through Lyle on Sunday, June 24, they found the town nearly empty—except for a church at the east of town, where hundreds of family, friends, neighbors and coworkers gathered to...

 

Local agency volunteers recognized

More than 65 community members and several elected officials attended the Prevent Coalition Volunteer Appreciation Picnic on June 7 in Vancouver. Volunteers from each of the nine partnering...

 

Steady flow at the Red House

From the words of the Red House Owner, Jon Dove: “On Sunday, June 17, Father’s Day, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. over a hundred people toured The Red House. At the front door I had guests sign a red...

 

Looking Back

May 5, 1887 Henry Timmerman, the man confined in jail for murdering Lorenzo Sterling and his wife, awoke a few nights since and was considerably startled to hear what sounded very much like someone...

 

Welcome to the world

Congratulations to Victoria Valdez and Starsun Billy on the birth of their sweet little daughter Hayden Stormy Emmelene Valdez. Hayden was born June 3 and is the granddaughter of Kate Valdez and...

 

New principal at school

On June 13 Lyle Community Schools Superintendent and Principal Andrew Kelly announced that he has accepted the position of Superintendent with North Beach Schools in Ocean Shores, Washington. He will...

 

Long way around for phone call

I made a phone call to our Library last week, and due to their remodeling, they are outsourcing their phone calls to the Vancouver office. So, when you call the local number at 773-4487, someone will...

 

Parade still seeking entries

Congratulations to Brooklyn Emerson upon being selected as athlete of the week by the Washington Interscholastic Athletic Association. Brooklyn, daughter of Mike and Cheyenne, competed in four events...

 

Library launches annual Summer Reading program

Children, teens and adults can have fun and earn rewards with the Summer Reading program at Fort Vancouver Regional Library District branches,...

 

WITH HONORS

Hannah Barta, pictured at right with Dr. Brandi Weigers of CWU, graduated summa cum laude as a Dean's Scholar from CWU on Saturday, June 9, in...

 
 By Lyle News    Community    June 13, 2018

Congratulations to graduates

Congratulations are in order for our entire senior class of 23 Lyle High School graduates. Each graduate has personal plans; some are considering more education to acquire degrees in which to enable...

 

Looking Back

May 7, 1896 This week The Sentinel celebrates its 18th anniversary, and still there are more to follow. Other local papers come and go, but it is hopeful The Sentinel will live on until the end of...

 

Farewell to Margaret

We were saddened to hear of the recent passing of Margaret Howard. Margaret was often seen at her grandchildren’s school events and was devoted to her family. Our condolences go out to Cheyenne and...

 

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