Town’s lighted parade a success

White Bird News

I’m sorry I missed the news last week, and it will happen again. I hope that everyone is having a good Christmas season.

Program brings neighbors out

Lowell, Syringa News

Right this minute it is 9:10. a.m. and 11 seconds a.m. on 12-13-14, a very interesting date, but not as great as 012345, which happens to be my birthday!

RES program to be held Dec. 17

Riggins News

The “Gift of Music” will celebrate the holiday season with a free music event for the whole community at the Salmon Rapids Lodge’s Big Salmon River Room this Saturday, Dec. 20, at 6 p.m.

Christmas drama is Dec. 19

Kooskia, Kamiah News

Robert and Joy Lee are having their delightful Santa Land again this year. Seven animated exhibits, angels, Santas, two trains, trees and gazillions of lights. Always a “must see” for the holiday season. Call Joy at 926-4223 for an appointment and take the entire family and friends to see this beautiful, joyful, love-filled place.

Church service slated

Cottonwood News

Emmanuel Baptist Church is proud to present a Christmas cantata – “Christ Was Born for This,” performed by The Whispering Pines Southern Baptist Association Choir, on Dec.

Santa will visit Dec. 20

Elk City News

“You are invited to fellowship in the name of Jesus,” so says the Baptist Church as they invite all to attend their Christmas celebrations.

Clearwater meal site open Dec. 17

Kooskia, Kamiah News

All ages welcome to be part of a Christmas luncheon in Clearwater at the Clearwater Meal Center luncheon at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 17, (being served at the Clearwater Baptist Church).

Giving Tree funds sought

Elk City News

The Giving Tree is again being sponsored by the Reach Club. They would appreciate any donation amount. Their goal is to collect $35 per child to buy Christmas gifts for them.

Legion oranges for sale

Riggins News

The American Legion Post No. 130 will hold its annual orange sales this Saturday, Dec. 13, beginning at10 a.m. in front of Cloninger’s grocery market. The funds from the orange sales will send SRHS boys and girls to Girls and Boys State in the spring. Cases of oranges can be purchased ahead of time from Dean at 628-3335, Gary at 628-3633 or Dale at 628-3727. White Bird oranges will be delivered in downtown White Bird Sunday, Dec. 14.

Party is ‘event of the year’

The social event of the year was the Lowell QRU holiday party at the Wilderness Inn last Saturday evening. It was a grand party with folks coming out of the woodwork to donate at the auction and enjoying a delicious potluck, with lots of mystery meat and homemade dishes.

Summit volleyball girls top scholars

Cottonwood News

The Summit Academy volleyball team is proud to show off their 1A Division 2 State Academic Award. The team had a cumulative 3.944 grade point average.

Tempus Fugit: December 3, 2014

A look at the history of Idaho County.

Christmas activities abound

This week we begin the season of Advent. It is a time to prepare our hearts for the coming of Jesus.

Dance will be Dec. 13

Don’t forget to celebrate Rolph Olson’s life at his memorial service being held at the VFW on Dec. 6 at 2 p.m.

Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus will visit the Harpster Community Building Sunday, Dec. 14.