A prescription for a promising future

Madras Pioneer - Features
C.O.Community College preps students for careers in fast-growing pharmacy tech field

Community Read seeks feedback

Madras Pioneer - Features
The committee is seeking ideas for types of books, related activities, and more volunteers.

COCC offers financial aid help

Madras Pioneer - Features
COCC is hosting 'Scholarship Day' on Thursday, Jan. 25, to help student with financial aid.

Livestock banquet at fairgrounds

Madras Pioneer - Features
Banquet location changed to the Jefferson County Fairgrounds for Saturday evening.

Suppah selected for leaders' summit

Madras Pioneer - Features
Suppaph selected as an ambassador to attend the Harvard University leadership summit.

Class on mindfulness reduces stress

Madras Pioneer - Features
The Stress Less with Mindfulness class series begins on Feb. 6, at Redmond Extension office

Births

Madras Pioneer - Features
Births submitted from St. Charles Madras hospital during the week of Jan. 10.

Teen creates film from bullying incident

Madras Pioneer - Features
Wrote the script when he was 12 to turn a negative experience into a positive one.

J.C. Farm Bureau awarded for actions

Madras Pioneer - Features
The leadership, hard work, and determination of the Jefferson County Farm Bureau recognized.

VFW presents Patriot Pen awards

Madras Pioneer - Features
At Culver Middle School, the first-place award went to student Tegan H. Macy.

Deadline extended for cultural grants

Madras Pioneer - Features
Cultural Coalition still has $2,000 in grants to give away to Jefferson County groups.

Legion awards college scholarship

Madras Pioneer - Features
The American Legion Post 60 (retired), of Antelope, awarded Ashwood resident Devin Krasznavolgyi.

Traffic blitz issues 19 tickets

Madras Pioneer - Features
Officers will be conducting a campaign on seatbelt, cell phone, and traffic safety.

Community Resource Fair planned

Madras Pioneer - Features
More vendors sought for fair, held in conjunction with the Point in Time count.

Join an MLK Day of Service project

Madras Pioneer - Features
Service projects being planned in Madras and Warm Springs; still time to sign up.

CHS presents comedy play

Madras Pioneer - Features
Play is free, but canned food donations are being accepted for local food bank.

Semi wrecks close U.S. 97

Madras Pioneer - Features
Fog and black ice contributed to the chain-reaction wreck of several semitrucks.

Madras Medical offering urgent care

Madras Pioneer - Features
The community response to Madras Medical Group's new urgent care service has been positive.

Bellamy new C.O. Realtors president

Madras Pioneer - Features
This year, the COAR board will focus on protecting private property rights and upholding standards.

Housing voucher list open

Madras Pioneer - Features
List open for four days only for applications for the Housing Choice Voucher Program wait list.

Inmates help Operation Rudolph

Madras Pioneer - Features
Helpers learn about Kiwanis community service program, while wrapping gifts for kids.

J&J adds U-Haul services

Madras Pioneer - Features
Located at 85 SW Third St., J&J Service Systems is offering U-Haul trucks, trailers, more.

MHS Boosters get air show donation

Madras Pioneer - Features
The Madras High School Booster Club was recently presented with a check for $1,000.

Tanks replaced at Wilbur-Elllis

Madras Pioneer - Features
Three huge fertilizer tanks at the Wilbur-Ellis Co., in Madras, were recently replaced.

British, Irish films featured

Madras Pioneer - Features
'Albert Nobbs' (R), is a film set in 19th century Ireland, which stars Glen Close.

Tryouts set for community play

Madras Pioneer - Features
Tryouts are set for the High Desert Community Theater Guild's winter play, 'Your Guests are Ghosts.'

Local college students visit MHS classes

Madras Pioneer - Features
College visitors give MHS students tips on what to expect for study, housing and work on campus.

LINC hosts 50 families at first Christmas party

Madras Pioneer - Features
Kids got to make Christmas crafts while their parents selected gifts to take home and give to them.

Start new year with a free hike

Madras Pioneer - Features
Guided hike at Smith Rock State Park on New Year's Day starts off year with exercise.

Courtain, Estimo-Pitt join CASA

Madras Pioneer - Features
Only half the foster care children in Jefferson County have advocates to represent them in court.

Veterans party fills stockings

Madras Pioneer - Features
Donations allow veterans' families to choose gifts to wrap up for their children.

Births

Madras Pioneer - Features
Birth announcemenets from St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Dec. 18.

LINC helps bring gifts to W.S.

Madras Pioneer - Features
LINC volunteers deliver Christmas gifts to some 650 students at Warm Springs.

Schulz wins VFW travel prize

Madras Pioneer - Features
Winner receives a $3,000 travel voucher. The fundraiser benefited local VFW efforts.

Cary directs Native American program

Madras Pioneer - Features
Cary helps students with everything from academic resources to financial aid and scholarships.

Lady of Guadalupe pilgrimage

Madras Pioneer - Features
Hispanic members of St. Patrick's Catholic Church held their annual Our Lady of Guadalupe walk.

Cardio Challenge awards given

Madras Pioneer - Features
Some 66 people complete the full 50 days of fitness program and win cash prizes.

Shortage of local homes for J.C. foster kids

Madras Pioneer - Features
County has 49 foster kids, yet only 21 are able to live in local foster homes due to shortage.

W.S. cadet among Youth ChalleGNe grads

Madras Pioneer - Features
Garrison Johnson graduates from rigorous cadet program with diploma and life skills.

Fatal truck wreck closes Highway 20

Madras Pioneer - Features
Central Oregon traffic being redirected to Highway 20 toward Sweet Home until highway repaired.

Churches set special services

Madras Pioneer - Features
'Blue Christmas,' candlelight services at Lutheran/Episcopal and United Methodist churches.

Enjoy the snow and help NASA

Madras Pioneer - Features
Citizens needed to measure snow deepths while skiing or doing other winter sports.

Madras musician fundraising for college

Madras Pioneer - Features
Hopes to attend Musicians Institute in Hollywood, to earn independent artist certificate.

Albert crafts prize-winning saddle

Madras Pioneer - Features
The second saddle he has ever made wins first prize at the Pendleton Leather Show.

Classes tour Symons Ranch

Madras Pioneer - Features
Bend students enjoyed a hayride, which took them to the various sections of the ranch.

Madras FFA tests ag sales skills

Madras Pioneer - Features
FFA Chapter members participated in the District Agricultural Sales Career Development event.

Santaland play at Maragas

Madras Pioneer - Features
Culver winery hosts one-man Christmas comedy with Bend actor Clinton Clark.

Traffic blitz over holidays

Madras Pioneer - Features
The campaign will be from Dec. 13 through Jan. 1 for seatbelt and cell phone misuse.

Stocking stuffer event for military families

Madras Pioneer - Features
Military families can get free toys for their kids at Stocking Stuffer event.

Lake Billy Chinook petition denied

Madras Pioneer - Features
No-wake zone on Fly Creek Inlet viewed, and floating restroom repairs are OKed.

CEC issues capital credit checks

Madras Pioneer - Features
Individual checks will average $131.37 and will be paid to 11,435 CEC members.

Run event benefits relief nursery

Madras Pioneer - Features
Freeze your Fanny event includes run and swim options, logo hat and chili feed.

Prepare pets for winter weather

Madras Pioneer - Features
Outdoor pets must have proper shelter, food, water and veterinarian care by Oregon law.

Madras Cabinet Shop makes C.O. top 20 list

Madras Pioneer - Features
Demand for custom made cabinets continued to grow, even through the recession.

Clary new manager at Erickson's

Madras Pioneer - Features
With 21 years of experience in the grocery business, he has worked at four store companies.

Madras bowler going to nationals

Madras Pioneer - Features
Micah Webb and Jessica Peles both won gold medals at the regional level, and Webb was selected.

Affordable counseling at WaterCup

Madras Pioneer - Features
Madras nonprofit center can help with marriage, teen, addiction and other issues.

Guillary visits Madras VFW Auxiliary

Madras Pioneer - Features
VFW district officers, local officials attend the luncheon for national VFW auxiliary president.

Irvine new provider at Mosaic Medical

Madras Pioneer - Features
Will also work at St. Charles Madras caring for inpatient and obstetrical patients.

Grinch, Santa to visit library

Madras Pioneer - Features
Saturday, at the library, children are invited to hear the Grinch recite his story.

Rotary sets Cherry Tree event

Madras Pioneer - Features
MAC District Youth Tackle Football Program is selected at the event recipient.

Births

Madras Pioneer - Features
Births reported at the St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Nov. 27, 2017.

District has 710 English language learners

Madras Pioneer - Features
District English Language Learners include hispanic and Native American students.

Christmas Parade to glitter

Madras Pioneer - Features
The Christmas Lights Parade will roll around Sahalee Park in Madras on Saturday.

Play helps discover your inner elf

Madras Pioneer - Features
Get in the holiday spirit with this Christmas play about a human boy who thinks he is an elf.

'Landfall' is Community Read selection

Madras Pioneer - Features
The story, by Ellen Urbani, takes place in New Orleans during the chaos of Hurricane Katrina.

Volunteers brighten up DHS kids' rooms

Madras Pioneer - Features
Waiting rooms at DHS used by foster kids were in need of new paint and furnishings.

Elks plan Charity Ball

Madras Pioneer - Features
Yearly dinner, auction event helps raise funds for the Elks' Christmas baskets for the needy.

Stories shared at Community Thanksgiving service

Madras Pioneer - Features
A Madras Community Thanksgiving Service, was attended by an estimated 175 people.

Holiday Gala entertains at PAC

Madras Pioneer - Features
The annual Holiday Gala, with festive dance, music and song, will be held at 7 p.m., Dec. 9.

Blue Christmas service offered

Madras Pioneer - Features
While Christmas is a season of joy, not everyone feels like celebrating the holiday.

Culver plans holiday events

Madras Pioneer - Features
Sharing Tree, auction and bingo slated to help raise funds for annual Christmas baskets.

Christmas party for needy kids

Madras Pioneer - Features
LINC and helpers are seeking small gift donations for a Christmas party for local children.

Romance, kids' film slated in December

Madras Pioneer - Features
One Friday is a family pajama party night with the showing of the cartoon 'An American Tale.'

Births

Madras Pioneer - Features
Birth announcements from St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Nov. 16.

Groups selling Christmas trees

Madras Pioneer - Features
Culver Mat Club, Madras FFA selling Christmas trees, holiday wreaths in coming weeks.

MountainStar Relief Nursery reports progress

Madras Pioneer - Features
Of the at-risk children served by MountainStar Relief Nursery, 102 were from Madras.

Mission Church at downtown location

Madras Pioneer - Features
The Mission Church's Madras campus opened a year ago in the former Hatfield's Building.

MHS drama club presents 'Elf' play

Madras Pioneer - Features
Get in the holiday spirit with this Christmas play about finding your inner elf.

United Fund helps senior center, Meals on Wheels

Madras Pioneer - Features
Donation campaign is ongoing during the month of November to help fund local service agencies.

National VFW Auxiliary president to visit Madras

Madras Pioneer - Features
Guillory has a degrees in political science and public administration, and worked at the Pentagon.

Students, parents enjoy Geography Night

Madras Pioneer - Features
Tables with all sorts of games and activities help teach about geography and maps.

Creelman marks birthday

Madras Pioneer - Features
All friends and patients are invited to help Dr. Creelman celebrate his birthday in Warm Springs.

Veterans home a cost-saving option

Madras Pioneer - Features
Get information at a talk in Madras on Nov. 30, at the Jefferson County Senior Center.

Christmas Parade organized

Madras Pioneer - Features
Entries can register now by contacting the chamber of commerce office. A trophy is given.

Free Christmas trees for kids

Madras Pioneer - Features
U.S. Forest Service is giving fourth-graders vouchers for a free Christmas tree permit.

Tribal art featured at gallery

Madras Pioneer - Features
Warm Springs community artists' works on display through the month of November.

VFW honors veterans at celebration

Madras Pioneer - Features
Featured speaker is Madras resident Coralee Popp, whose Army helicopter pilot husband is a MIA.

A new path for math

Madras Pioneer - Features
Even a seasoned community college math professor sometimes learns a new formula.

Culver FBLA members learn about leadership

Madras Pioneer - Features
Three members attend Bend training to learn what it takes to make a great leader.

Apply now for Oregon student aid

Madras Pioneer - Features
OSAC awards moe than $100 million each year to help students meet college needs.

OSU-Cascades details type of students

Madras Pioneer - Features
Ninety-two percent of OSU-Cascades students are from Oregon, with 67 percent from Central Oregon.

Parade honors veterans

Madras Pioneer - Features
A flyover by the Civilian Air Patrol kicks off the annual Veterans Day Parade around Sahalee Park.

Run, ceremony celebrates trail completion

Madras Pioneer - Features
Last section of bike, pedestrian trail completed, will have ribbon cutting.

Costume winners announced

Madras Pioneer - Features
Madras merchants dress up for Halloween during Chamber of Commerce's annual contest.

Trunk show for Kayla Vincent

Madras Pioneer - Features
Miss Rodeo Oregon Kayla Vincent holding fundraising trunk show at Jefferson County Fairgrounds.

Special events honor veterans

Madras Pioneer - Features
VFW, American Legion, local groups hold events to recognize local veterans for their service.

Births

Madras Pioneer - Features
Births reported at St. Charles Madras hospital for the week of Oct. 29: Lexi Rae Sam.

BedMart opens Madras store

Madras Pioneer - Features
New store in the former Ralph's Furniture location has furniture as well as mattresses.

Geist, Miller selected for fair court

Madras Pioneer - Features
The girls were put through their paces on horsemanship, knowledge, speaking, appearance and poise.

There are no articles in this category. If subcategories display on this page, they may contain articles.

Contract Publishing

Go to top
Template by JoomlaShine