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Curtis E. Finck

Save date of September 25

The Economic Development Council (EDC) invites Lincoln County businesses to attend two back-to-back events scheduled for Thursday, September 25. A social media marketing workshop entitled Winning and Building Business will be held from 2 to 6 p.m....

Youth essay programs are there for all the young people

The Odessa VFW Auxiliary is proud to announce that their youth essay programs will be available with the beginning of a new school year. These programs are open to all students in grades 3-12. The programs are open to public-school, home-schooled...

USDA has 5.7 million for healthier school meals/ snacks

Agriculture Under Secretary Kevin Concannon has announced additional tools to help schools serve healthier meals and snacks as students return for the new school year. The announcement includes $5.7 ...

Aquatic center's last swim day was Sunday

Many Odessa youngsters spent their last weekend prior to the start of the new school year at the pool, which remained open a week longer than usual this year thanks to a grant from the Odessa School...

Harrington News

Children prepare for school The Summer Reading Program on Thursday, August 21, was focused on the approaching return to the school season. Meka Eaton led the eight children in coloring sheets with...

Correction

The variety of wheat being loaded into rail cars by Garrett Jensen and Brady Haase as reported last week was incorrect. It was club...

Are our schools failing?

Nearly every school in Washington is failing, at least according to the No Child Left Behind federal proficiency standards. Soon, parents will be receiving letters from those school districts explaining the failing marks. With it they’ll also get...

Fair results coming next week

Lincoln County Fair results will not be released until next week when The Record will provide a full report. Anyone with photos to submit is asked to do so as soon as possible for inclusion with next week’s story. Audrey Beck of Odessa, a...

Odessa Grain

The latest cash grain market here showed Soft White Wheat up at $6.28. Hard Red Winter is up at $6.78. DNS is up at $7.58. Barley remains at...

Welcome to my Kitchen

There is just a hint of fall nip in the air, children are back in school and life begins to return to routine. Deutschesfest preparations and shuttling kids to and from after school activities fill...

Poverty is the big problem

To the Editor: The (Washington) Post has reported that according to a recent PDK/Gallup poll, the Common Core educational standards are losing support nationwide (August 19). The poll asked those opposed to the Common Core why they were opposed,...

Curtis E. Finck

Curtis E. Finck was born February 28, 1925 in Elgin, N.D. to August and Matilda Finck. Curtis grew up in North Dakota and in 1945 joined the U.S. Army where he served until his discharge in 1946 at...

Ernest Oster, Sr.

Nov. 7, 1936 - Aug. 19, 2014 Ernest (Ernie) Oster Sr. passed away peacefully at home August 19, 2014, in College Place. He was born November 7, 1936, in Odessa, to Jacob Oster, Sr. and Lorena (Giese) ...

Kallenberger family reunion held August 2/3 in Odessa

The descendants of early Marlin-area farmers Jacob and Eva Kallenberger gathered at the Old Town hall and Reiman Park in Odessa, with relatives arriving from many areas. Those attending from the Phil ...

Senior Menu

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 3: Deluxe cheeseburger, pasta salad, coleslaw, grapes, cantaloupe, and frosted cake. THURSDAY:, Sept. 4: Roast beef, mashed potatoes & gravy, mixed veggies, tossed veggie salad, whole wheat bread, Fruited Jell-o with whipped...

Birthdays and Anniversaries

Birthdays for August 28: Alex King, Sherie Heimbigner, Joe Galloway, Sharon Fink, Bryce Haase, and Amy Robins. August 29: Janie Steward, Brody Pitss, and Lea Ann Schutz. August 30: Lexi Watkins, Jonny Hayashi, and Brian Haguewood. August 31:...

Court Report

INCIDENT LOG Editor's note: Most items in this section reflect the starting point for response by local police and emergency agencies. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office does not release names of individuals who report possible criminal or...