Prineville Perk and Whats Brewing back on schedule this week for your caffeine fix

The Central Oregonian and the Madras Pioneer will be having an 8-Hour Mega Sale this Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., only!

Just what is the 8-Hour Mega Sale? It is a chance for all businesses that have a customer base in Crook or Jefferson County to market in either or both newspapers in the month of January and February at more than 60 percent off. It is an affordable way to purchase a half or full page ad, move inventory out the door, and do it in any or all publications between Jan. 14 and Feb. 28, 2014.

Is there a catch? Yes, of course there is, but all you have to do is contact us before 5 p.m., on Friday, Jan. 10, and let us know what size ad(s) you want to place and in which papers you would like to place them. That is it, so hardly a catch at all. You can even add full color at a discounted rate.

The Central Oregonian publishes every Tuesday and Friday, while the Madras Pioneer publishes every Wednesday.

Need more information? Just give us a call at 541-447-6205 and we can go over all the details with you, work with your budget, target your customers, and help you save money at the same time.

The Parr Lumber Company has announced that Blaine and Linda Jensen, owners of The Paint Box paint store, has joined forces with Parr Lumber to continue selling top brand paints and painting supplies at the 601 N. Main St. location.

Jensen’s store sustained significant damage to its showroom earlier in December after suffering a structure fire in the attic space above the business.

The Jensens will now be working in Parr Lumber’s Prineville location. Parr Lumber has been selling Miller Paint brand products for many years and will add several new products that The Paint Box has been known for selling, including Pratt & Lambert paints.

 “We are thrilled to expand our offering in paint and join forces with the Jensens,” said Travis Garner, Yard Manager of the Parr Lumber store in Prineville. “Blaine and Linda have provided superior service to their customers for many years and are respected throughout the Prineville community.”

Parr Lumber can be contacted at 541-447-7217 and The Paint Box in Parr Lumber can be reached at 541-447-5201.

Prineville Perk will be held on Friday, Jan. 10, at the Washington Federal Bank. They are located at 1570 N.E. Third St. For more information on Prineville Perk, contact the Chamber of Commerce at 541-447-6304.

Bend Area Habitat for Humanity is looking for families to apply for their homeownership program in Crook County. The homeownership information session will be offered to families interested in becoming homeowners on Monday, Jan. 13, at 5:30 p.m., in the Crook County Library's Broughton Room, 175 N.W. Meadow Lakes Drive. Families must attend a session to receive a homeownership application. Bend Area Habitat for Humanity serves families in the 35 to 60 percent of the area median income. To be best prepared for the information session, please contact DeeDee Johnson at Bend Area Habitat, 541-385-5387 ext.103, or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for their homeowner pre-application form in advance of the session. The pre-application will make sure you are ready to apply.

Don’t forget the “Calling all Winter Warriors” kickoff party being held on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 6:30 p.m. at Rebound Physical Therapy, located at 425 N. Main St. They will be having a Winter Challenge that will start on Tuesday, Jan 14, and runs for six weeks. If you have questions, please call 541-416-7476.

Hanes Chiropractic Wellness Center will be holding a four-week detoxification class starting Jan. 9. For more information or to sign up for the class, contact Dr. Coby L. Hanes at 541-447-7230.

"What’s Brewing?" will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 8, from 7 to 8 a.m., at Meadow Lakes Restaurant. This week’s speaker will be Jeff and Runinda McCormack. They will be talking about operating a cattle ranch in prime sage grouse habitat. The community forum is free and open to the public, and breakfast is available for purchase.

This column was written by the Central Oregonian’s general manager Teresa Tooley. If you have something that you would like to have included in the Central Oregonian’s business briefs, e-mail it to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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