Longtime Harborite Thor Gadwa will celebrate his 100th birthday on Sunday.
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Three Willapa Valley FCCLA members last week hosted a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party for the residents of Alder House, an assisted living facility in South Bend. The girls and their adviser are, from left, Cami Swartz, Chloe Konigsberger, adviser Laura Rohr and Ellie Sliva. Ellie Sliva was the mad hatter, Chloe Konigsberger was Alice, and Cami Swartz was the white rabbit. The three planned and hosted the tea party for 28 people. They came up with the idea after doing a social studies project.
The Daily World is holding a reception Thursday, Feb. 19, to introduce new Publisher Stan Woody to the community.
The American Red Cross, Pacific NW Region has announced six blood drives for the Grays Harbor area in January.
This Saturday, Oct. 25, is National Make a Difference Day! You’ve probably noticed the advertising blitz on the four major television broadcast networks this week; now you have the opportunity to participate locally.
The Aberdeen High School Orchestra has created what it calls the “Halloweentown and the Haunted Asylum” at the SouthShore Mall in Aberdeen. The event opened on Friday, and will continue today and next Friday and Saturday night.
William “Doc” Carter will discuss “Plato, The Republic,” on Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to noon as part of the “Dialogues with Doc” series at the Aberdeen Timberland Library, located at 121 E. Market St.
Recently, the estate of Dorothy Maude Hoogeveen provided the Grays Harbor Community Foundation a gift that will provide about $10,000 to $12,000 annually for the benefit of Grays Harbor.
Pieceful Discoverers Quilt Guild will be hosting an American Hero Quilt Sew-In on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Cosmopolis Fire Hall, 111 D St. All finished quilts will go to wounded service members.
The brig Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington state, will appear at the 38th Annual Wooden Boat Festival in Port Townsend. The ship arrives in Port Townsend Sept. 3 and will offer tours and excursions during the festival dates of September 5-7. The square-rigged vessel will berth at the Northwest Maritime Center dock. The appearance is the first by the ship at the festival in several years. Lady Washington is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her launch this year. Here’s a schedule of events for the ship:
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Members of the J.M. Weatherwax High School Class of 1944 pose for a picture at their 70th reunion on Thursday at the Aberdeen Elks Lodge. Pictured are, back row from left, Laila Walli Selva, Thelma Walczyk, Mary Mihovilich, Betty Dragecevich, Ruth Gribos Wayman, Willie Erickso Stout, Lorne Lusier, Don Olson, and Bob Inglin. In the front row, from left, are John Whalen, Jeannette Fostadt, Joan Jahnson, Bill Endicott, Dan Thein, Anne Brachvogel, Stan Laaksonen and Harold Wyninger.
SPOKANE — Savannah Hieronymus of Ocean Shores has been named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for spring semester 2014.