Woodland teachers voted in favor of a new salary agreement Friday morning at a general membership meeting, making them the first district in the county to settle during a summer in which all districts are involved with tense negotiations.
Woodland — Teachers from Woodland Public Schools spent parts of their summer developing their teaching skills through professional development opportunities, helping out in their communities, offering students opportunities to make up class credits and preparing for the upcoming school year.
Yacolt — It’s not uncommon for people to get cold feet before getting married, but Lynn LaBeau McNally and Keith Kent tempted fate by bringing their wedding to a blizzard. The couple married Aug. 4 at the Moulton Falls Bridge, and their wedding party of 44 people then hopped in a party limo and went to a nearby Dairy Queen for ice cream. The couple dated as teenagers 20 years ago, when McNally worked at Dairy Queen in Longview, and reunited four years ago after running into each other at a Journey concert.
The Clark County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit has completed its investigation into the Moulton Falls bridge incident and is forwarding the case to the prosecutor's office for consideration of charges.
EAST OF WOODLAND — Three armies stood tensely in the sun-dappled woods while the marshal shouted out the rules of honorable and “joyous” combat, and reviewed the point of the contest: to capture the monastery.