As of Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Elk City is saddened by the passing of two of our own in the past two weeks. Leo Hansen, a longtime resident and logger and Joe Krzeminski also passed after a short battle with some major health issues. Joe’s memorial will be Friday, Oct. 21, in Grangeville at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church. Lynn would like those who knew Joe to “come and bring your Joe stories!” Pray for the family members to experience the comfort of God’s spirit at this time.
Sew Help Me Quilters are having a baked food and quilted items sale on Saturday, Oct. 8, at 9 a.m. It will be held at the Elk City General Store. Get out and get some goodies and support this great group.
The REACH Club is now taking orders for the 2017 Community Calendars. You can sign up at the store or contact the school.
Don’t forget that the community library is open to the public on Wednesdays from 3:15 to 5 p.m.
The Elk City Reach Club is planning a Christmas Bazaar (yep, it’s never too early to start) and would like donated items that the students can purchase for their family members. Items can be brought to the school. For information call Sue Phillips at 842-2359.
In case you missed the announcement, there will be a free showing of “13 Hours” at the Blue Fox Theater in Grangeville on Oct. 9 at 3 p.m.
Dr. Jack Secrest will be at the Elk City Clinic on October 6th. Call St. Mary’s clinic for an appointment at 962-3267.
Meetings: Elk City Area Alliance on the 10th at 7 p.m., at the Forest Service meeting room; EMT skills on the 11th.
Anniversaries: Sage and Alyssa Stibal
History: Continuing “Rules for School Teachers” from 1915 – No. 6. You may not loiter downtown in any of the ice cream stores, No. 7 You may not smoke cigarettes, No. 8 You may not dress in bright colors, No. 9 You must wear at least two petticoats, No. 10 Your dresses must not be any shorter than two inches above the ankle, and No. 11 To keep the school neat and clean, you must: sweep the floor at least once daily; scrub the floor at least once a week with hot, soapy water; clean the blackboards at least once a day; and start the fire at 7 a.m. so the room will be warm by 8 a.m.