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Are you a survivor?

Are you a cancer survivor? Survivors can register online for the Survivor’s Lap prior to this year’s Grays Harbor Relay For Life and East County Relay by going to or, clicking on “join” and filling out the form. Or they can call 1-800-227-2345 and do it over the phone. This allows them to not have to stand in line at Relay to register and get their free T-shirt and 2015 survivor medal.

Looking Back — Entrance to Aberdeen

This westward view of Highway 12 was taken in February of 1931, just east of Aberdeen. The road curves toward Sargent Blvd where it continued into town. Work on excavating the bluff and building the road as it travels today was just beginning. If you have any information on this photo or others from this feature, visit and submit it via the website’s feedback form.

Looking Back — Mill pipeline

This is the building of the wooden pipeline from Aberdeen Lake to the mills in town, taken in 1937. The trees have grown back. If you have any information on this photo or others from this feature, visit and submit it via the website’s feedback form.

Happenings 5/5

Smart Driver, formerly known as AARP Driver Safety Course, will be offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, May 18 and 19 at the Elma Timberland Library. Senior citizens completing the course may qualify for reductions in their auto insurance. The cost is $20 per person/$15 for AARP members. For more information and to pre-register, call Danny Wills at 249-8249.

Senior Events 4/18

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION: Caring for someone with memory loss? Alzheimer’s Association caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share, and gain emotional support from others who are also on a unique journey of providing care to a person with memory loss. Starting in July, a free information and support group for unpaid care partners, family members, and friends is held the 3rd Tues. of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Aberdeen, 420 N. Broadway St., Aberdeen, WA 98520. For more information, contact group facilitator(s) Helen Morning Star, (360) 533-2277.

Because of space considerations, not all the stories and features available to The Daily World and its readers can appear in print. One of those features is a weekly column called Voices of Faith that originally appears in the Kansas City Star. This week’s column asks the question: If Jesus were to address Congress, what might he say?

Religion News 4/18

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Nominations sought for Joel Wolff Service Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the Joel Wolff Community Service Award, an annual recognition created in 2003 to honor community service in Grays Harbor County. The recipient will be announced at the annual meeting of the United Way of Grays Harbor in June 2015. Nominations must be turned in to the United Way Office, 100 South I St., Suite 207, in Aberdeen by April 30.