Here are all the essays we received for our Thanksgiving Essay contest. The award-winners and the honorable mentions are listed in bold. Businesses mentioned are our contest's sponsors. Many thanks to all of them, and in particular to Kwon Family Dentistry for patronizing this contest once again.
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For the first time in a long time, we have good news for our family farmers who have been under tremendous economic strain caused by drough… Read more
Red canna flowers sway in the breeze along Highway 28, greeting drivers coming into town at the roundabout. Standing nearly as tall as a person, the cannas greet visitors and locals alike and wave a gentle goodbye as they leave.
The flowers are part of a city-wide project known as the Quincy Beautification Project. Flowers line the roadway from the roundabout to Tenth, between Second and Third, and then start again around Sixth. Four more areas line the south-bound highway toward George. Read more
Seth Longwill, a member of the Quincy High School baseball team that won the 1998 state championship, is now the head coach of the 2022 team. Read more
A local athlete is making her mark in the world of ice hockey, one assist at a time. Read more
Shannon Workinger still remembers.
The boys staring at her, making bets on how long it would take one of them to wrestle against her, take her down and pin her to the wrestling mat, jeering her as she wrestled her matches at a tournament far from home. Read more
Erick Leroy EricksonWenatchee, WA(formerly of George, WA)Erick Leroy Erickson passed away peacefully on Veterans Day, November 11, 2021. He… Read more
Rae Marie SoelterApril 21, 1940 – October 21, 2021Quincy, WARae Soelter, 81, of Quincy, WA, passed away on October 21, 2021. Rae married Di… Read more
Joyce Romaine Corbin ReeseQuincy, WAAlmost three months to the day after Ira Reese passed on to eternity, grandma, Joyce Reese followed him… Read more