The Goldendale Sentinel - Headlines & History since 1879

By Compiled by Richard Lefever
Klickitat County Historical Society 

Looking Back


September 25, 2019

September 21, 1887 - 132 Years Ago

One of the teachers at the Goldendale Academy has adopted a novel plan to break scholars of chewing gum during school hours. She takes the gum away from each one she catches until along at a late hour in the day when the last caught is compelled to ascend the platform and chew at one time all the gum she has captured.

September 17, 1904 – 115 Years Ago

County Superintendent Emma Clanton says that more teachers are needed for the schools of Klickitat County and are difficult to get, as a shortage prevails. If there are any teachers in neighboring counties desiring to come to Klickitat, they would do well to apply. Terms run from three to six mont...

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