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What would you do for someone you love? By Amy Moss Strong Bandon Western World
BANDON — A small, selfless gesture turned into something much larger for two Harbor Lights Middle School eighth-graders, who learned that sometimes doing something scary can make you a braver person. Sarah Skeie and her friend KayLynn Pickett, both 13, worry about their looks, like many girls their age. But Sarah, whose mother, June, has suffered from recurring cancer since Sarah was in preschool, wanted to do something to show her mother that she understood her suffering, at least at some level. So Sarah and KayLynn, who both had beautiful, long hair — KayLynn’s was a strawberry blonde and 13 inches long and Sarah’s thick, dark locks were 10 inches — shaved their heads to match June’s recent buzz, caused by chemotherapy. “When I was in sixth grade, my mom had been clear for a long time, but then she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer,” Sarah explained. “After surgery and chemo, she was OK for one year.” But a few months ago, doctors found cancer cells in June’s blood. Then, four days before Mother’s Day, June was told she had cancerous cysts in her liver and bladder. “I wanted to show her that I supported her every day, so I shaved my hair,” Sarah said, and KayLynn did, too.” KayLynn’s dad, Boe Pickett, was the barber. But first they cut pony tails to donate to Locks of Love. Then the girls surprised June on Mother’s Day. “She had a really big smile on her face and said it was great,” KayLynn said. Sarah said she hadn’t seen her mother smile like that for months. At school the next day, however, some boys made fun of the girls’ new hairstyles. “The first boy who made fun of us is
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Shorn for love KayLynn Pickett, left, and Sarah Skeie, right, pose with June Skeie. The two 13-year-olds shaved their heads in solidarity with June, who is suffering from cancer. The act set off a series of positive events.
Photo by Amy Moss Strong
Lessons learned Bandon Schools Superintendent Diane Buche addresses the audience during Saturday’s graduation. See more photos in the photo gallery at theworldlink.com/bandon or on the Bandon Western World’s Facebook page.
Bandon’s class of 2014 Graduates heading different directions with lots of help Jonathan Anderson, entering workforce Nicholas Anderson, entering workforce Cade Barnes, entering workforce. Scholarships: Classified Union OSEA No. 112, $100 Mason Berry, Oregon State University-Engineering. Scholarships: Mildred E. Mudd, music , $3,000; OSU Diversity Scholarship, $2,000 Seth Bowyer, undecided Kurtis Breiter, undecided Cloe Brokaw, SWOCC-Veterinary Medicine Amie Brummett, entering workforce Mary Busso, University of Oregon-Criminology/Psychology. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; UO Pathway Grantfull tuition waiver, $8,010 renewable for 4 years Kimberly Carrero, SWOCC, Education: Foreign Language. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Neil Faber Scholarship, $1,000; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years William Cinko, entering workforce Christopher Daggett, SWOCC-Physical Fitness Catherine Dow, SWOCC-Culinary Arts Thomas Fisher, SWOCC or Americorps. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000 renewable for 4 years; Evergreen State College Scholastic, $6,000 Justin Flores-Meza, SWOCC-Business Haley Freitag, SWOCC-Early Childhood Education. Scholarships: Classified Union OSEA No. 112, $100 Stephanie Gordon, University of Oregon, Honors CollegeCommunications/International Studies. Scholarships: UO Debate Scholarship, $1,500, renewable for four years; SWOCC 2 year tuition waiver, $7,830; Coos Bay Kiwanis Club, $2,000, renewable for 2 years; Coquille Elks Scholarship, $300; UO Enrichment Award, $1,000, renewable for 4 years; UO Summit Scholarship, $5,000, renewable for 4 years; UO Honors College, $1,000; Bandon Rotary Scholarship, $1,000; William Arnot Day Speech $3,500 Trinidee Grow, SWOCC-Early Childhood Education Carissa Guarino, Aveda Portland Institute, Cosmetology. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years Ariel Guterrez-Elstad, Oregon State University-Pharmacy. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; OSU Diversity Scholarship, $2,000; Steve Underdown Memorial Director’s Award, $250; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bandon Kiwanis, $1,000 Quinn Hamblin, Oregon State University-Electrical Engineering. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; Harvey S. Mudd Engineering/Math, $3,500; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Coquille Elks Scholarship, $300; Bandon Community Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Leatrice Helms, U.S. Navy. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830 Evan Henson, SWOCC-Accounting Alana Haga, SWOCC-Criminal Justice Elle Iverson, Linfield College-Nursing. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; Reese Family Scholarship, $3,000; Bandon Rotary
Scholarships: More than $900K offered to BHS seniors By Amy Moss Strong Bandon Western World
Scholarship, $1,000; University Women of Bandon, $600; Bandon Community Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Hailey Iverson, SWOCC-Engineering or Medical. Scholarships: SWOCC 2year tuition waiver, $7,830; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; BHS Principal’s Scholarship, $1,000. Coleton Jackson, entering workforce Kristina Knox, SWOCC-Physical Therapy. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years William Lozano, College of the Redwoods-Debate. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bandon Masonic Lodge, $1,000 Robert Martino, Lane Community College-Pilot. Scholarships: Reese Family Scholarship, $3,000; Bandon Kiwanis, $1,000
BANDON — Amid cheers and the throwing of caps, 58 Bandon High School students concluded their 12 years of school Saturday night with a commencement ceremony at Otis K. Murray Court in front of a packed audience of faculty, family and friends. Many of the BHS Class of 2014 will continue their education — and will have a boost financially. More than $900,000 was offered in scholarships, which included $250,000 given from local organizations, individuals and foundations. The local scholarships were from service organizations such as Rotary, Lions, Bandon and Coos Bay Kiwanis, University Women, Masonic Lodge, the VFW, Coquille Valley Elks, memorial scholarships from the Richert, Underdown, Dominy and Faber families, as well as scholarships from the Bill Magness Trust, Reese Family, Francis Stadelman Trust, OSEA classified union and the Tsu Chi Foundation. The Mike and Lindy Keiser Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation provided more than $90,000 in renewable, four-year scholarships.
■ See Grads, A7
■ See 2014, B2
Photo by Amy Moss Strong
Processional Haley Freitag, left, and Emily Ramos Pena walk to the front of Otis K. Murray Court for the BHS Class of 2014’s graduation ceremonies Saturday night. Students enjoyed an all-night party put on by Project Graduation after the ceremony.
Bandon remembers the devastating fire of 1914 By Jim Proehl Contributing writer Bandon Western World
BANDON — A devastating fire struck Bandon’s business district 100 years ago. Though overshadowed by the much larger 1936 fire, the fire of June 11, 1914 was a significant event in the community’s history. The Bandon Historical Society Museum is commemorating the hundredth anniversary of the 1914 fire during the months of June and July. The museum has an exhibit devoted to telling the fire’s story. A 100-year-old copy of the Western World, on loan to the museum from Mayor Mary Schamehorn, reported the story of the fire the same day it happened. “Fully three blocks of the business houses in the heart of Bandon were
burned to the ground early today in the most disastrous fire ever experienced in Coos County, which caused an aggregate loss of no less than a quarter million dollars,” reported the June 11, 1914, Western World. The paper said more than a hundred commercial and professional establishments were damaged by fire, smoke and water. “No lives were lost but some narrow escapes are reported and many were forced to take to the streets attired only in their night clothes.” The fire broke out about four o’clock in the morning in the rear of the L. N. E. Restaurant, “which is located in the center of the block between Bandon Avenue and Cleveland Avenue on First Street.” “The fire alarm was sounded and the
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Civil War program at the museum features talk, music, memorabilia BANDON — The Bandon Historical Society Museum will host another in a series of presentations about Bandon and the Civil War. The free program will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at the museum. The event will include a history talk, live music and an opportunity to see and share Civil War memorabilia. Civil War buff Rick Cook will be the keynote speaker. Cook’s presentation will focus on the role of women during the Civil War by exploring the story of Mary A. Shoemaker, a union soldier’s widow buried in Bandon’s GAR cemetery. Cook presented two earlier well attended and will received programs at the Bandon museum, as well as programs
in Port Orford and Langlois. Cook traces the war stories of soldiers who settled in the local area and explores the role those veterans played in local history. Music that reflects and evokes the Civil War era will be played by Company A, 1st Oregon String Band. Band members include Bob and Jerene Shaffar, Bryan Ibach and Rick Cook. The event coincides with the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Attendees are welcome to bring and share Civil War related items. The Bandon Historical Society Museum is located at the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Fillmore Avenue. During the summer, the museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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BANDON — Jeneveve Taylor Winchell of Bandon will graduate from Oregon Connections Academy this month in the top 5 percent of her class, with a grade point average of 3.95. Winchell is a member of the National Honor Society, was co-captain of the Bandon High School Speech and Debate Team and qualified to compete at the National Forensics League Speech and Debate Tournament this month. She also was a
charter member of the Bandon H i g h School Rotary Interact C l u b Jeneveve and was Winchell t h e 2013-14 president of the club. In the fall, Winchell will be attending the Portland State University Urban Honors Program, majoring in International Studies.
She was the recipient of scholarships totaling $14,232 that included the Coquille Valley Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship; Portland State University and PSU Urban Honors scholarships; Oregon First Community Credit Founders Scholarship; the Zonta Club of Coos Bay Young Women in Public Affairs Scholarship; and the Bandon Playhouse Scholarship. Winchell is the daughter of Shawn and Michele Winchell of Bandon.
Wickstrom graduates from Corban University BANDON — Emily Wickstrom of Bandon graduated summa cum laude from Corban University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology on Saturday, May 3. Wickstrom wishes to thank her Bandon teachers and community for
their support, many lessons and scholarships. Attending school and growing up in Bandon contributed greatly to her success in college and for whatever the future holds. Wickstrom is the daughter of Jim and Tammy Wickstrom of
Bandon. S h e g ra d u a t e d f r o m Bandon H i g h School in 2010.
Moss-Strong graduates from UO EUGENE — Audrey Anne Moss-Strong from Bandon will graduate this month from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor of Education in Family and Human Services. The University of Oregon will celebrate the graduates who are eligible to participate in com-
mencem e n t exercises on Mond a y , June 16, at Matt Knight Arena. S h e is a 2010
graduate of Bandon High School and the daughter of Wayne Strong and Amy Moss Strong of Bandon. Moss-Strong plans to work and travel, then hopes to attend graduate school to attain a Master’s Degree in counseling or Education.
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BANDON — Bandon Public Library’s 2014 Summer Reading Program begins June 24 and sign-ups began Tuesday, June 3. All programs are six weeks long and include: Story Time, ■ Drop-In Wednesdays, 11-11:30 a.m. No registration required. ■ Preschool (ages 4-6), Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m. or Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Theme is “Reading is my Thing” (from “Cat in
the Hat”) ■ Early Readers (entering second grade and up), Thursdays, 1-2:30 p.m. or Thursdays, 3-4:30 p.m. Theme is “Fizz, Boom, Read!” Preschool and Early Reader sessions require registration. Space is limited. There are no fees to participate. For more information, contact children’s librarian Julie Tipton at 541-347-3221.
Man arrested on weapons, drug charge Bandon police arrested a Bandon man after neighbors reported hearing shots fired June 5. According to a press release from the Bandon Police Department, at approximately 5:52 p.m., officers and an Oregon State Police trooper responded to a report of a shot fired near Sixth and North Avenue Northeast on June 5. Police arrested Anthony Ornelas, 25, of
Bandon, at 555 North Ave. NE on a probation detainer. Police then wrote a warrant and the next morning searched the residence, with the help of the South Coast Interagency Narcotics Team. Following the search, Ornealas was charged with three counts of felon in possession of a firearm and one count of possession of a controlled
substance, heroin. The case is still under investigation and another arrest may be made. Chief Bob Webb thanks the community for being alert and calling when they see or hear something out of the ordinary. “Remember if it is an emergency call 911, and if it isn’t, call 541-347-2241 or 541-396-4221,” Webb said.
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PUBLIC RECORD OBITUARIES Wayne Richard Scherer April 2, 1938 – June 5, 2014 Wayne Scherer was born April 2, 1938, to Wayne Robert and Grace Miriam Scherer in Norristown, Pa. In 1946, he moved with his parents and younger brothers, Nelson and Clyde to Claremont, Calif., attending school there until he graduated from Claremont High School in 1956 as senior class president. Following high school, he attended Cal Poly Pomona graduating as a mechanical engineer. Before graduating from college, Wayne married Sandra Lu Briney in 1959 with whom he had three children: Greg, Guy and Bonnie. Their family settled in Pomona where he worked as an engineer specializing in the design of exhaust systems for vehicles ranging from semi-trucks to high performance cars. Acting on a promise made to Sandy, they explored the possibility of moving to Oregon, culminating in the 1971 purchase of their beautiful cranberry farm in Bandon. Wayne Scherer Wayne spent the rest of his life on the farm he loved, with Sandy, who died in 2005, and then Barbara (affectionately known as “Barb”) whom he married in 2008. He was a dedicated father who saw all his children graduate from Bandon High School, attend Oregon universities, and settle in Oregon. He also took delight in his seven grandchildren who knew him as “Pop”; Nathanael and Aaron Scherer, Logan and Cole Scherer, and Elle, Hailey and Lilly Iverson. During his years in Bandon, Wayne was active in several churches, both as a member and as a church elder. He was also active in the community serving
both on the Bandon Hospital Board of Directors, and on the Ocean Spray Board of Directors representing the Oregon cranberry growers. In addition to loving his lifestyle on the farm, Wayne had an incredible passion for cars, having bought his first at the age of 12. For the remainder of his life he built, drove, raced, tinkered with, and read and talked about cars. He frequented car shows and swap meets, and enjoyed the company of car club members and other fellow auto enthusiasts. He was very proud of the cars he refurbished and customized, including, to name a few, the ‘40 Ford, the ‘55 T-Bird, the ‘55 Nomad, and the ‘57 T-Bird. The last project he was working on was the big ole’ ‘41 Buick which received attention and waves from people wherever he drove it. He called it, “the 50-footer, because it looked good from that far away.” Wayne’s high school Class of ‘56 was also very special to him and an important part of his life. Yearly reunions gave opportunity to spend time with some of his closest friends. One of those reunions led to the marriage of his classmate Barb, with whom he lived some of the happiest years of his life on the farm and traveling around the country. But perhaps the most enduring part of his life was his Christian faith. He always trusted that God would provide all that was needed (a valuable belief for a farmer!). His beliefs have significantly influenced and shaped all the members of his family. Wayne’s memorial service will be officiated by Wayne’s pastor, Rick House at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 28, at the Bandon Christian Fellowship Church, 1190 Face Rock Drive in Bandon. Donations may be made to the John Ritter Foundation for Aortic Health (johnritterfoundation.org). Arrangements are under the direction of Amling/Schroeder Funeral Service, Bandon, 541-3472907. Sign the guestbook at www.theworldlink.com.
Preppers announce upcoming events Southwestern Oregon Preppers will hold three events in June. A meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at the Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101 in Langlois. The main topic is “Everything You Wanted About To Know Prepping.” Living on the southwestern Oregon coast means one should always be prepared because the area is prone to being cut off, whether it is from the impending ea r t h q u a ke / ts u n a m i , mudslide, fire, washed away roads, etc., according to organizers. Power outages, undrinkable water, broken roads/bridges and extreme weather are things residents have lived through before and may experience again. SWOP meetings always start with a question-and-answer
period before the main topic so all in attendance get a chance to participate. A special skills building and practice hands-on workshop will be held by Southwestern Oregon Preppers at noon Saturday, June 21, at Bandon City Park on the west end of 11th Street in Bandon. Water purification, knot tying, paracord usage, hobo/rocket stoves, bandanas, bug out bag inspection, outdoor shelters using tarps, map reading, etc. will be covered by presenters. This is an opportunity for those participating to get hands-on experience and practice their skills. Later that evening, SWOP and the city of Bandon will be hosting a Disaster Movie Night at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 21, at the Bandon Library, Sprague Room, 1204
11th St. SW in Bandon. Admission is free. The movie “Right At Your Door” will be shown. A dirty bomb goes off in Los Angeles, jamming freeways and spreading a toxic cloud. There are many lessons to be learned from this movie, according to SWOP organizers. After the movie, there will be an open discussion to determine what residents should and shouldn’t do in a similar disaster. These are all free public meetings and events to get to know fellow local preppers in southwestern Oregon counties and to exchange information and ideas. It is important for individuals to understand that they will be on their own in the event of a disaster and not to depend on receiving outside help. Join Southwestern
Bandon police report June 3 1:13 p.m., sex offender registered, uploaded to Sex Offender Registry. 8 p.m., possible sighting of missing person on Beach Loop Drive, near Coquille Point. Checked area, unable to locate. 10:30 p.m., caller observed vehicle stuck on beach at Bullards Beach State Park, driver possibly intoxicated. June 5 9:22 a.m., attempted a warrant service in the area
of 11th and Elmira. Unable to locate wanted person, made contact with another person, probation officer contacted, that person will report to PO on Monday. 3:11 p.m., assisted Department of Human Services in the 800 block of Franklin Avenue. 5:12 p.m., man called to report a vehicle accident near milepost 280 on U.S. Highway 101, unknown injuries. Caller transferred to Bay Cities Ambulance and Oregon State Police.
Bandon PD on scene until OSP arrived. 8 p.m., loud noise complaint in the 800 block of Chicago Avenue. Officer delayed due to other calls. No other complaints. 11:16 p.m., hit and run to mailboxes in the area of Seabird Drive. Located vehicle backed into brush, occupant had facial injuries, was intoxicated. Taken to Bay Area Hospital by Bay Cities Ambulance. Vehicle towed by Mast Bros., owner referred.
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ODOT update The southbound Interstate 5 off-ramp at Exit 162 (Drain) will be closed up to 33 days starting Monday, June 16, due to road construction. This ramp, which connects I-5 with state Highway 38 (Umpqua Highway), is primarily used by southbound I-5 motorists heading to Drain, Elkton and the Southern Oregon coast. Approximately 2,500 vehicles use this ramp each day. For the first four weeks of the ramp closure, southbound I-5 motorists will be able to take the Exit 163 (Curtin) off-ramp and 1 detour 1 ⁄2 miles along Bear Creek Road and Curtin Road to Highway 38. Motorists should watch for detour signs and roadside message boards. Approximately 25 families live along this section of Bear Creek Road and Curtin Road. Motorists are advised to slow down, drive with caution and watch for children at play in this residential neighborhood. The speed limit has been temporarily reduced to 35 mph along the posted detour route. Local law enforcement will patrol the area. For up to five days in July, the southbound Exit 163 (Curtin) off-ramp will also be closed. During this time, southbound I-5 motorists who want to reach Highway 38 should
use alternate routes. Local motorists may choose to continue south on I-5 to Exit 160 (Salt Spring Road) or Exit 159 (Elk Creek/Cox Road), turn around and use the Exit 162 (Drain) northbound off-ramp. To avoid congestion, motorists from outside the area should consider alternate routes to the Oregon coast, such as state Highway 126 (Florence to Eugene Highway). The southbound onramp at Exit 163 (Curtin) will be closed from June 16 until the end of July. Local motorists planning to drive south on I-5 should use the southbound onramp at Exit 162 (Drain), which will remain open throughout construction. The ramp closures will allow workers to repair the concrete in the southbound I-5 slow lane. The repairs are part of the $18.5 million I-5: Martin Creek to Anlauf Paving project, which will repair or replace the concrete road surface in several areas of I-5 between Cottage Grove and Drain. All northbound ramps throughout the project area will remain open during this construction phase. For more information, contact Dan Latham, ODOT Public Affairs, 541957-3601 or email Dan.Latham@odot.state. or.us.
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WESTERN WORLD Editor: Amy Moss Strong
“If free speech lacks vigor, it likewise lacks value; and having lost that, nothing worthy of the name ‘free speech’ remains.”
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Bandon students are college-bound As I prepare to attend my daughter’s graduation from the University of Oregon, I am struck by another graduation ceremony I attended this week: Bandon High School’s. I have to confess that I never cease to be amazed at how much money this community offers BANDON CURRENTS to its young people to encourage them to seek higher education. And it’s working. According to S u p e r i n te n d e n t Diane Buche, 39 of the 58 class members will attend college and four AMY MOSS will enter a trade STRONG school. That’s encouraging for such a small town, where the job opportunities are scarce, but even more so without a degree or skill. Would these students be motivat-
ed to attend a college or university if they weren’t given the wonderful opportunity that the many benefactors have provided in the form of more than $250,000 in local scholarships? I have my doubts. College is expensive and while there have been recent debates and promises to make it more attainable, these promises still fall short. For students who weren’t at the top of their class, most scholarship grantors look at more than your GPA. They look at community service, leadership and character. There’s also federal aid for students whose family qualifies. That’s where the BHS ASPIRE program comes in. Volunteers help students find the money for school, and, believe me, it’s out there — but they have to apply. Higher education doesn’t guarantee a job. My own daughter still isn’t sure what career path she will
take, but I believe an education is never wasted. What students gain after two or four years of college is something no one can ever take away. A college degree is a sense of accomplishment, a widening of your personal sphere, a new, permanent way to approach a life full of challenges. Perhaps college isn’t for everyone. Some BHS students will enter the work force, some are undecided. But for many of those who do want to attend, they have been blessed with less of a burden. And I’m sure they are grateful. E.A.T. going strong I attended the 10th anniversary of the Everyone At Table program Tuesday night. Allison Hundley, E.A.T. chairwoman, has always graciously invited me and local dignitaries for a delicious home-cooked turkey dinner on their yearly anniversary. The program provides a homecooked meal to those on limited
incomes on Tuesdays at The Barn, and especially encourages families. It serves an average of 50-65 guests per week. Hundley said they are seeing more people who are currently out of work and families with small children struggling to make ends meet. Transients and seniors looking for some company are accommodated as well, but asked to donate what they can. E.A.T. is staffed entirely by volunteers, who cheerfully prepare and serve the meal. It is funded by donations from individuals, churches, service clubs, grants and fundraisers, including the annual Bandon Feeds the Hungry variety show, set this year for Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Sprague Theater. The organization recently received $1,200 from the city’s Revenue Sharing program. Allison and the E.A.T. board are to be commended for their 10 years of inviting everyone to the table.
Letters BandonPrepares in good hands As I turn over the leadership, governance and management of BandonPrepares to a new suite of officers and board, I pause to thank the people who have made the success of this vital organization possible. First my thanks to Matt Winkel, the city manager. Former Mayor Judy Densmore, Sara Duvall and the rest of the city council chose well when we hired him back in 1991. (I think?) His confidence in me to implement the mandate of Dr. George Priest of DOGAMI to form a grass roots organization to finish the job started by Charli Davis and other members of city staff under the six-month grant from the government of Oregon. Matt was closely followed by Fire Chief Lanny Boston who made the support of the Bandon Rural Fire Protection District available to us. Lanny made it possible for BandonPrepares to expand our sphere of mission to the whole district, which has provided a meeting place and other resources. And of course my thanks to my bride of almost 57 years who participated in the early days of the organizing and has supported and continues to support my efforts, Linda Kowalski, leader of the Nehalem Bay organization that is very much like BandonPrepares, has been very generous in her advice and shared the organizational documents that have been shamelessly plagiarized. Finally I want to thank the new officers: President Leslie Clarke, vice president and treasurer Dr. Doug Croucher, secretary Nancy Noble Post and the new expanded board of directors of which I am a member. Their competence and dedication make it possible for me to step down in good conscience. But the job is not done. With the continued support of Amy Moss Strong and the Bandon Western World we are becoming more aware and preparing to survive whatever disaster may befall the community. Remember, “When the ground starts to shake, it is too late to prepare!” Bill Russell Bandon
Thanks to ASPIRE volunteers On behalf of Bandon High School students, staff and administration, we offer a big thank you to our ASPIRE volunteers for their efforts working with our students in their pursuit of post-secondary education. ASPIRE is a completely volunteer run and grantfunded organization. This program would not exist without the gracious time and energy from our dedicated volunteers. This year’s graduates have been awarded more than $750,000 in scholarship funding. This can be directly attributed to collaborative efforts of our mentors and the hard work of our students. In addition, we would like to acknowledge the tireless efforts of Project Graduation and their continued commitment to our graduates. The people of Bandon go above and beyond in their support of our students. It is demonstrated year after year through community partnerships with local organizations that provide financial and emotional support.
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Thank you so much for caring about the future of our students! Sabrina Belletti BHS principal Erin Robertson academic advisor Josie Shindler ASPIRE
Thank you for the flags We were delighted and surprised to see the fine display of flags displayed at our two cemeteries on Memorial Day. We inquired at the VFW Hall as to who was responsible and who had paid for this grand show of patriotism. As it happens, much of the effort and money came from the VFW, as we were told. I think that the community owes the VFW a big
thank you for this. Personally, we certainly appreciated it. Peter Mortenson Bandon
Who decides what’s important? In response to the article printed in the Thursday, June 5, Bandon Western World, where Chief Bob Webb asks the citizens of Bandon to call in and report things they hear or witness: Why should we when there is a missing link between our call to report and who decides if it is important or not? After years of reading the police report in the newspaper, there are more “unable to locates” or “not as reported.” As a citizen of Bandon, it seems that there is a Good Old Boy way of thinking. Jennifer Bolin Bandon
Building your kit, week 6 Funny thing about disaster prefortable footwear. DISASTER paredness, our parents and 4. Small photo album with current PREPAREDNESS FOR grandparents simply “put up” their photos of family members and pet.s THE REST OF US garden produce, butchered a half a 5. Assorted crackers and nuts (low beef and froze it and otherwise laid up stores salt or salt-free are best to reduce thirst). Tips for Week Six: for the winter months. The current generation Do you have home fire extinguishers? Are goes to the store nearly every day to decide they rated ABC? If so, check with your local what to have for dinner, has no idea what to do fire department to have them inspected and with real flour and is nearly crippled without learn when they should be replaced. electricity. Residential fires are the most frequent disasWith all the microwaveable conveniences ters and having a working fire extinguisher and our fast-food on-demand mentality, the thought of actually preparing in case somecan mean the difference between minor damDAVE thing goes wrong is often times a foreign age and losing your home. ROBINSON concept. Consider using five gallon plastic buckets Nevertheless, there are some of us who with lids for storing your supplies. They are remember life without microwave ovens and light, strong, and dust, water and bug-proof Hamburger Helper. Some who have lived through and relatively inexpensive. Remember to pick up a “lid events that knocked out power and weather which pre- lifter” at your hardware store. You can also ask the cluded safe travel. hardware store lady (or man) if they are “food grade” Improving conditions during times of difficulty can plastic. Markings on the bottom of the bucket tell the be as simple as having some extra food on hand, or a tale. Mark your storage containers with a permanent camping stove or alternative lighting or maybe just marker. Also mark expiration dates and plan to rotate fresh batteries for the flashlight. Each week for the past few weeks I have presented a supplies every six months. Some folks use the change list of things to buy to build a 72-hour survival kit. This to Daylight Savings Time to remind them it’s time to is a seven week plan, and at the end of seven weeks you change out the old stuff for new. If you missed the first few weeks’ shopping lists, you should have a well-equipped and nicely stocked kit at blog find them on my with which to survive most short-term disasters. Keep can in mind this is only a start, and that a 14-day supply is www.disasterprepdave.blogspot.com. Comments or be sent to questions can much more desirable. Things to buy for Week Six: firstname.lastname@example.org. 1. Blankets and small pillows. A good quality sleep(Dave Robinson is Bandon’s postmaster and has ing bag is a good substitute. worked for the postal service for 30 years. He has a back2. Towels. Set aside some extra towels and if you are ground in law enforcement, served in the Air Force in preparing a go-bag for each family member, a towel is a Vietnam, worked nine years for the Coos County must-have. Sheriff's Department and serves on the Myrtle Point 3. Extra clothing and outerwear, and sturdy, com- School Board, where he lives.)
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In and Around Bandon Bullards Beach amphitheater programs Bullards Beach State Park has begun its summer programs in the yurt meeting hall and the campground amphitheater. Thursday, June 12, 8 p.m., amphitheater “Tsunamis and the Marsh” with Mike Murphy, tsunami and earthquake preparedness in Bandon. Friday, June 13, 8 p.m., amphitheater, Old Time Fiddlers with Ruth Weyer, acoustic music and audience participation. Saturday, June 14, 8 p.m., amphitheater, “Night Sky Astronomy” with Dan Neal, observing our night skies.
Library closed Friday the 13th
left after you get up from a (make believe) large earthquake, gather yourself and your go bag, get your tennies on and head up hill,” said organizer Jaime Sterling. The route heads south through Old Town Bandon and up U.S. Highway 101 south to the 70-foot elevation (marked by a red flag) between 14th and 15th streets in the parking lot of Sister’s Cottage (formerly Hardin Optical) on the west side of U.S. Highway 101. The first “Tsunami Tsprinter” to arrive will win a red backpack Go Bag for their effort. No registration is required and there is no cost. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Sterling at 541-347-3303.
June art at the library
The Bandon Public Library will be closed to the public on Friday, June 13. The staff will be having its quarterly “Work Day” to catch up on large projects that cannot be accomplished during open hours. This year, the staff will be clearing out the back room and pulling duplicate DVDs and audio cassettes. The library will be open its usual hours on Saturday, June 14.
The Bandon Public Library art show for June features Judd and Marilyn Van Hordek of Myrtle Point with their glass wind chimes titled, “Sound and Color Palette” in the cases, and local artist Mary Hedges and her son Chuck with watercolors in a show called “Shared Views Over Time,” in the gallery hall.
Leave No Trace workshop at New River
Dog show set for Fourth of July weekend
The public is invited to attend a Leave No Trace workshop at the New River Area of Critical Environmental Concern on Saturday, June 14. The event will run from 1 to 3 p.m. and is free for all ages. Leave No Trace is a set of ethics designed to teach outdoor enthusiasts how to enjoy the oudoors responsibly. The training will include hands-on activities and gentle hiking in the beautiful New River area. Those interested in participating in the workshop should come prepared with comfortable walking shoes, water and a jacket. Contact John Aldridge at 541-3479330 or email@example.com with questions and to reserve a spot in the workshop. The New River Area of Critical Environmental Concern is located south of Bandon off of U.S. Highway 101. Take U.S. Highway 101 south 8.5 miles to Croft Road. Coming from the south, Croft Road is 4.5 miles north of Langlois. Follow Croft Road 1.5 miles west. Take the right fork at the New River sign and follow the gravel road to the parking area and learning center.
The annual Coos Kennel Club AKC Dog Show will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, July 5, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 6, in the grassy field between Bandon High School and Harbor Lights Middle School. The public is welcome to attend. The Harbor Lights Middle School football team will be holding a fish fry fundraiser both days, featuring salmon and bottom fish meals. All proceeds will benefit the middle school football program. Other vendors will have displays, with dog-related items for sale.
Author Night hosts Newport storyteller
Call for entries for Oregon Coast Film Festival
Author Night will be held at the Bandon Public Library at 7 p.m. Monday, June 16, and will feature Newport author Patsy Brookshire. Brookshire loves stories — reading them, writing them and telling them. She will reveal the true story behind the fictional tale of her first novel, “Threads,” and why it took so long to finish the story. Everyone is welcome. There is no cost to attend and refreshments will be served. Author Night is sponsored by the Bandon Library Friends and Foundation.
The Oregon Coast Film Festival is announcing a call for entries for the 2014 film festival which will be the Sprague Theater on Oct. 11. Deadline for entries is Aug. 15. This year’s festival categories include: Short Form Documentary, Independent Film/Video, Featuredlength and Hybrid Photography. Professionals and amateurs are encouraged to enter submissions. The Sprague Theater in Bandon is the location for the Best of Festival evening on Saturday, Oct. 11. The evening event will feature a reception, speakers, screenings and awards. The 2014 festival brochure can be downloaded as a PDF file from the film festival website: http://OregonCoastFilmFestival.org. For more information, contact Dave Wilhite at firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-253-6248.
Alive After Five offers wine walk Alive After Five returns to Bandon on Friday, June 20. This event will take place every third Friday of the month from 5 to 7:30 p.m. In addition, this year an Alive After Five will be held on the Fourth of July. Visitors and residents alike are invited to come down and enjoy all that Old Town Bandon has to offer. A wine walk also is being added to this year’s festivities. Like last year, Alive After Five will feature art, music, food, refreshments and other activities. For example, WinterRiver Books will be open lat to browse; enjoy relaxing music and wine. The Loft Wine & Deli will be back offering tastes of a wide variety of the specialty wines they offer in the shop as well as samples of their assorted food products. By popular demand, Coastal Mist will be offering samples of their annual summer time iced drinking chocolates and drinking caramels. The Big Wheel General Store will be offering fudge samples. The event is free. To participate in the wine walk, commemorative glasses and walking maps are available for $10 at the Bandon Historical Museum, 270 Fillmore Ave. SE and U.S. Highway 101. Parking is available behind Face Rock Creamery and along Fillmore. Proceeds will benefit upcoming local public events in Bandon. The Greater Bandon Association is once again organizing the Alive After Five activities. Among the sponsors for Alive After Five in 2014 are Bandon Inn, Bandon Mercantile, Sage Place, Coastal Mist, 2nd Street Gallery, Cobbler’s Bench, Bandon Card & Gift Shoppe, Toy Room, By The Sea Treasures, Bandon Fish Market, Bandon Coffee Café, Pacific Blues, Truffles, Face Rock Creamery and WinterRiver Books. For more information, call the GBA at 541-297-2342.
Art Spinella featured at Travel Night Travel Night at the Bandon Public Library will be held at 7 p.m., Monday, June 23, and will feature Bandon author Art Spinella. In August 2013, Spinella began a month-long journey across the United States, stopping in more than 25 towns to visit police and firefighter memorials, presenting police and fire departments with commemorative patches and certificates honoring those who died. “Each year, 150-plus police officers die in the line of duty,” said Spinella. “We wanted to bring attention to their ultimate sacrifice and thought this would be an appropriate way of giving our thanks for their dedication.” Come hear the story behind the ride. There is no cost to attend and refreshments will be served. Travel Night is sponsored by the Bandon Library Friends and Foundation.
Clamming class coincides with minus tides The Port of Bandon and Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife Marine Resources Program present “Let’s Go Clamming,” at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 28, in the enclosed picnic shelter on the boardwalk. Those interested in clamming or crabbing, who would like to refine their shellfish identification skills or who have questions about access to nearby shellfish harvesting areas, are welcome to attend the 90-minute PowerPoint presentation that begins at 7 a.m. All beginner to expert shellfishers are welcome. The presentation will be followed by a morning clam dig nearby. Those digging after the class need to bring their shellfish license as well as a bucket and shovel. There will be a minus tide that day. For more information, call 541-888-5515.
Fun race will help teach tsunami awareness The “Just For Fun 8-Minute Tsunami Tsprint and Tstride Race” will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 28. Walkers, runners, even parents with strollers, are invited to gather at the Port of Bandon boardwalk, on the east end at Chicago Street on June 28 at 10 a.m. for the 10:30 a.m. start of this eight-minute fun and educational event. “See how far you can make it in the eight minutes
Miniature show at Art by the Sea Art by the Sea Gallery winners of the 2014 Miniature and Small Works Show are on display at the gallery. The show runs through June. Everyone is invited to come vote for their favorite artist. The winner of People’s Choice award will have their own show at the gallery in 2015. The artwork of the 14 gallery members completes the displays. Art by the Sea Gallery and Studio is located at 175 Second St., Old Town Bandon. For more information, call 541-347-5355.
Bandon enthusiasts wanted If you love life in Bandon and enjoy meeting new people, the Bandon Visitor Center wants you. The Bandon Chamber of Commerce is recruiting volunteer staff for the Visitor Center. Volunteers serve four hours per week, meeting visitors and locals and answering questions about area businesses, activities and events. Training is provided. Contact Volunteer Coordinator Linda Frick for details, 541-347-9616. The Bandon Visitor Center is the only regional visitor information center staffed by volunteers year-round. It is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days a week and is located at 300 Second Street, in Old Town Bandon.
Elsewhere ‘Picture Perfect Roses’ theme of show
2369, or Lou Kolkhorst at 541-266-8300.
Hollywood Dreams looking for participants Hollywood Dreams, a social/educational membership club for people with intellectual disabilities, presents the last event in a series of activities sponsored by a grant from the Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation. Monday June 16, from 6-8 p.m. is an evening at Joey’s Arcade in downtown Coos Bay. Those interested are invited to come meet new friends, have dinner and enjoy the offerings of the arcade with pinball machines, shuffle board and new high-tech games. There is no admission cost for first-time guests. Hollywood Dream members will be charged $2, but if they bring a new friend, they will get in free. For more information about Hollywood Dreams or Joey’s Arcade, call Christina Waller at 541-808-1234. Families are welcome to come and see what the club has to offer. Read more about Hollywood Dreams at http://hollywooddreams.org.
Living history at Hughes House The 2014 Living History comes alive at the Historic Hughes House on Wednesdays June 25, July 9 and 23, and Aug. 13 and 27. Inge Licon portrays the widow Jane Hughes in all four of the different presentations this summer. The vignettes are, “Jane and Annie at Home,” “Visit With a Neighbor,” “Tea with Father Keveny,” and the “San Francisco Trip.” All four of these presentations will take viewers to a brief moment in time in Jane’s life at the Hughes House. Depending on visitor flow, the 5minute vignettes will happen periodically from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Not only is Inge Licon returning as Jane Hughes, Deborah Wayne also is returning as Jane’s neighbor Georgina McKenzie, and Greg Ryder as Jane’s son, Edward. New actors are Kaira Chandler as Jane’s daughter-in-law, Annie, and Tim Self as Father Keveny. “Come see all of our presentations and meet our new and returning performers bringing the History of the Hughes House to life,” said Jane Wight, performance coordinator. Living History is a project of Cape Blanco Heritage Society. The Hughes House is located in Cape Blanco State Park off Cape Blanco Road approximately 4 miles north of Port Orford. For more information, call 541655-0072.
Sawdust Theatre in full swing The 48th year for Sawdust Theatre’s melodrama and olio performances is underway. This year’s melodrama is “The Colossal Cranberry Caper” or “Boondoggled in the Bog” written by Janet Bowen and directed by Becki Capps. This year’s olios, which are always entertaining with buxom maids and handsome gents, are directed by Becca Jones and Maureen March. Sawdust Theatre is located at 122 N. Adams in Coquille. The theater is handicapped accessible with special seating available. Tickets are $12.50 each for reserved seating, advance purchase is suggested. Tickets can be purchased at the Coquille Chamber office, 119 N. Birch St., online at www.sawdusttheatre.com, or call for reservations, 541-396-4563. Tickets also are available at the door for cash purchase. Arrive one hour early and you will be greeted by performers and escorted to your seat. Wine, beer, soft drinks and popcorn are available, while you boo and hiss the villain. Season performances Saturdays at 8 p.m.: June 14, 21, 28; July 5, 12, 19 and 26; and Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. Saturdays at 3 p.m.: June 28, July 27 and Aug. 16. Fridays at 8 p.m., July 11 and Aug. 29. Friday, Aug. 1 at 8 p.m.: (special Coquille Chamber of Commerce benefit, advance tickets required.) Sundays at 3 p.m: July 27 and Aug. 10.
Do you have the prettiest rose in Coos County? Do you have the sickest rose in Coos County? If your answer is yes to either question, you are invited to attend the South Western Oregon Rose Society’s 37th annual Rose Show to be held at the Coquille Community Building on Saturday, June 28. This year’s theme is “Picture Perfect Roses.” This is your chance to show off your trophy roses, ask questions about problems with your roses or just enter for the fun of it. It is helpful if particiBANDON CHRISTIAN SEVENTH-DAY pants know the name of FELLOWSHIP ADVENTIST CHURCH the rose they are entering, FIRST BAPTIST (A Calvary Chapel Fellowship) Pastor Jose Agosto but if they don’t, someone CHURCH Pastor Matt Fox 541-404-1175 at the show may be able to 860 Second St. SE (Hwy. 101) 1190 Face Rock Drive Head Elder Allan Cram help. 541-347-2273 (Follow signs off Beach Loop) 541-297-6575 Entries will be acceptRevv. Timoth Re Timothyy Moore 541-347-9327 ed from 7 to 9:30 a.m. on Church & Fellowship Sunday School — 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Bandon 8:30 a.m. the day of the show and Worship Services — 11 a.m. Center BCF Riverview, 11:00 a.m. (Coos Bay) Worship — Sat., 11 a.m./Tues., 7 p.m. Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. club members will be available to help with HOLY TRINITY ST. JOHN EPISCOPAL entries. Judging begins at LIGHTHOUSE CATHOLIC CHURCH 10 a.m. and when that is CHURCH CHURCH OF CHRIST Father Rodel deMesa finished, usually around The Rev. Beth Hoffmann 11th and Franklin 541-329-0697 12:30, the public is invited Corner of 8th St. & Franklin Ave. 355 Oregon Ave. (2 blocks west of Hwy. 101) 8 a.m. Communion Services on Church Office — 541-347-2152 to view all the roses until 4 Sunday Monday and Tuesday Sunday School — 9:30 a.m. www.episcopalbandon.com 8 a.m Friday Mass p.m. Trophies will be preWorship — 10:45 a.m. 5:30 p.m. Daily Mass in Church on Sunday sented at 4 p.m. Wednesdays Home Bible Study — 6 p.m. Worship & Holy Eucharist — 9:30 a.m. Noon Daily Mass in Chapel on Thurs. Wednesday During the afternoon, Wednesday Adoration Fridays: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Home Bible Study and Prayer — 6 p.m. Saturday Vigil Mass: 5 p.m. Holy Eucharist with Healing — 11:30 a.m. rose growing classes will Sunday Mass: 10:30 a.m. 541-404-2297 Everyone is Welcome! Welcome! be available with consulting rosarians to answer FIRST PRESBYTERIAN PACIFIC COMMUNITY questions. UNITY OF BANDON CHURCH CHURCH “Judged shows sound Bobbi Neason, Pastor Hwy. 101, 1 mile south of 11th Street scary, but they are really Pastor Tom Lang 592 Edison Avenue unityofbandon.org • peacerocks.org just a lot of fun and a great 48967 Hwy. 101 • 541-347-2256 (1/2 block north of the high school) (3 miles south on Hwy. 101) Office: 541-347-3672 learning process,” said a Reverend Robin Haruna Sunday Manse: 541-347-5631 spokeswoman. Office: 541-347-4696 Sunday School — 9 a.m. Sunday The Coquille Adult Bible Class— 8:45 a.m. Worship — 10:15 a.m. Sunday Services: 11 a.m. Song Service — 9:50 a.m. Community Building is Weekdays Worship and Church School — 10 a.m. Guided Meditation: Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Call for special events schedule. Nursery available located at 115 N Birch, Coquille. For more information about the show, contact to promote your church’s special activity. Contact Sandy for more Mike Kelly, rose show information. 541-347-2423, ext 21 or e-mail: email@example.com chairman, at 541 396-
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A night they’ll never forget The world is their oyster Bandon High School Class of 2014 valedictorians, from left, Hope Richert, Elle Iverson and Quinn Hamblin, pose with salutatorian Emily Wampler in the cafeteria prior to graduation. They and many other students received generous scholarships to attend college or trade schools. Richert plans to attend a dual program through OSU at SWOCC, Hamblin and Wampler plan to attend OSU and Iverson plans to attend Linfield.
Photo by Amy Moss Strong
See the photo galleries online at theworldlink.com and on the Bandon Western World Facebook page.
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Proud papa Bandon School Board member Troy Russell hands a diploma to daughter Alaina Russell at Saturday’s commencement ceremonies at Otis Murray Court. School Board Chairwoman Robin Koch and Superintendent Diane Buche handed out the remainder of the 58 diplomas.
Grads ■ from Page A1 Maison Menser, entering workforce Lucas Miller, SWOCC-undecided. Scholarships: SWOCC Foundation Scholarship, $500, renewable for 2 years; Classified Union OSEA No. 112, $100 Corrie Moore, SWOCC-Welding. Scholarships: Marsha Felton, $1,000 Mara Nolan, Aveda Institute-Cosmetology. Scholarships: Caryll Mudd Sprague-Art, $3,000 Dyllan Olsen, entering workforce Samantha Orawiec, SWOCC-Special Education. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years Megan Peets, entering workforce Nina Pelayo, SWOCC-Pre-Medicine. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bandon Rotary Scholarship, $1,000 Shawn Peters, University of Oregon-Nursing. Scholarships: Chick Evans Caddie Scholar, up to $80,000 over 4 years; Coquille Elks Scholarship, $800; SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; UO Pathway Grant, full tuition waiver, $8,010, renewable for 4 years; OSU, $3,000, renewable for 4 years; UO Diversity, $6,500 Emily Ramos Pena, Linn Benton-Nursing. Scholarships: Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Rebecca Potts, SWOCC-Veterinary Medicine. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Angelica Ramirez, OSU/SWOCC dual enrollment program-Pre-Medicine/Obstetrics. Scholarships: SWOCC Foundation Scholarship, renewable for 2 years; OSU, $1,000, renewable for 4 years; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years Hope Richert, OSU/SWOCC dual enrollment proScience/Physical Therapy. gram-Sports Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; OSU Presidential Scholarship, $9,000; Rogue Federal Credit Union Southwest, $1,500; Coos Bay Kiwanis Club, $2,000, renewable for 2 years; Mother Earth’s Children, $350; Bandon Rotary Scholarship, $1,000; Bandon Lions Scholarship, $1,000; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years; Bandon Community Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Fred Richert Memorial Scholarship, $500 Alaina Russell, University of Oregon-PreMedicine/Surgery/Psychiatry. Scholarships: Chick Evans Caddie Scholar, up to $80,000 over 4 years; UO Apex, $3,000, renewable for 4 years; SWOCC 2year tuition waiver, $7,830 Audrey Sala, Green River Community CollegeWriting. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830 Jacob Shamloo, undecided Logan Shea, SWOCC-Teaching. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Nina Dominy Scholarship, $1,000; Stadelman Trust Scholarship, $5,250, renewable; Neil Faber Scholarship, $1,000; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years; Bandon Rotary Scholarship, $1,000; VFW Post 3440 Ladies Auxilary, $350; VFW Post 3440, $500; Fred Richert Memorial Scholarship, $500 Adrian Sikorski, Portland State UniversityElectrical and Computer Engineering. Scholarships: Norman F. Sprague Junior for Computer/Science/Math, $3,000; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Hannah Smith, SWOCC/Aveda Institute of Portland-Business and Cosmetology. Scholarships: SWOCC Track Scholarship, estimated at $2,677 Mikhala Smith, Cascade Institute of Equine Studies-Equestrian Training Chelsea Sturgell, Portland Community CollegeBusiness Administration Emily Wampler, Oregon State UniversityNutrition. Scholarships: SWOCC 2-year tuition waiver, $7,830; The Ford Family Foundation, Ford Scholars Program, up to $25,000 per year, renewable for 4 years; Coos Bay Kiwanis Club, $2,000, renewable for 2 years; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years; OSU Academic Achievenment, $3,500, renewable for 4 years; Coquille Elks Scholarship, $500; Tzu Chi Foundation, $1,000; Bandon Lions Scholarship, $1,000; Alda Lowe Day Humanities, $3,500; Bandon Cranberry Festival Queen Scholarship, $1,000 Adrianna Washburn-Olive, SWOCC-undecided. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000 per year, renewable for 4 years. Michelle Whitney, SWOCC-EMT. Scholarships: Keiser Scholarship Fund, $2,000 per year, renewable for 4 years; Bill Magness Scholarship, $2,000, renewable for 4 years Jonathan Wilhite, University of OregonBusiness/Political Science. Scholarships: Chick Evans Caddie Scholar, up to $80,000 over 4 years; University of Oregon, $5,000, renewable for 4 years; OSU, $3,500, renewable; SWOCC 2-year uition waiver, $7,830 Joseph Witte, SWOCC -Culinary Arts. Scholarships: Marsha Felton, $1,000 Cheyenne Young, SWOCC-Nursing. Scholarships: SWOCC Foundation Scholarship, $1,500, renewable for 2 years; Keiser Scholarship Fund, $1,000, renewable for 4 years; Classified Union OSEA No. 112, $100
Kristina Knox, left, and Leatrice Helms pause to smile as they wait for the processional to begin Saturday night. Knox plans to attend SWOCC to study physical therapy, while Helms plans to join th U.S. Navy. Photo by Amy Moss Strong
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Graduation We made it! Left, Class of 2014 members toss their caps into the air after receiving their diplomas and turning their tassels Saturday night at commencement exercises in Otis K. Murray Court. Fifty-eight student graduated in front of a packed audience.
Below, Maison Menser, left, and Cade Barnes give each other celebratory high-fives after the graduation ceremony.
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Roberts wins 10K race in Boardwalk to Beach Run Bandon Western World
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Senior star Bandon’s Robert Martino fires a pitch during a game in Coquille. The senior was one of five Tigers named to the Sunset Conference all-league first team.
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Kohl Watson, a sophomore, were picked for the second team. The Tigers finished second in the Class 3A portion of the league behind Glide, which won the state championship last week.
Five Bandon baseball players earned first-team all-league honors in voting by the coaches of the Sunset Hybrid Conference. Infielders Robert Martino and Derik Cox were named to the first team, along with catcher Coleton Jackson, designated hitter Quinn Hamblin and utility player Quentin Coomer. All the players were seniors except Coomer, a junior. Outfielders Jacob Shamloo, a senior, and
SOFTBALL Senior Carissa Guarino was named to the Sunset Conference first team as an infielder. Senior Cheyenne Young and sophomore Savannah Williams were second-team picks as utility players. Sophomore Ally Richert was named to the second team as an infielder.
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Jerry Roberts of Myrtle Point took first place in the 10-kilometer race at the recent Boardwalk to Beach Run in Bandon. Roberts finished the course, which started on the boardwalk and included paved roads, beach and stairs, in 42 minutes. He was followed by Ben Bean (44:58), Philip Harris (45:01), Doug Veysey (45:19) and Tom Bedell (47:06). Jen Elis led female finishers with a time of 47:21 that was good for sixth overall. She was followed by Aleigh Harris (46:32) and Charlie Thomshak (1:15:43). In the 5-kilometer run, Bandon student Shelby Waterman was the overall winner. She crossed the line in 22:44. Carter Brown edged Daniel Undell for the top male, finishing in 25:59. Undell crossed the line in 26:03, followed by Ciaden Looney (29:20). Waterman was followed among the women by Isabella Bean (29:03)
and Bella Erenfeld (29:06). The winners of the 1mile kids run were Charlie Elis for the boys (7:04) and Jenna Willis for the girls (8:18). Boardwalk to Beach Run May 24 At Bandon
10 Kilometers Female — 1. Jen Elis, 47:21; 2. Aleigh Harris, 56:32; 3. Charlie Thomshak, 1:15:43. Male — 1. Jerry Roberts, 42:00; 2. Ben Bean, 44:58; 3. Philip Harris, 45:01; 4. Doug Veysey, 45:19; 5. Tom Bedell, 47:06; 6. Robert Miller, 58:39; 7. Dave Kranick, 1:01:37; 8. Joe Hallett, 1:11:38; 9. Jeff Tomshak, 1:15:43.
5 Kilometers Female — 1. Shelby Waterman, 22:44; 2. Isabella Bean, 29:03; 3. Bella Erenfeld, 29:06; 4. Tracy Waterman, 29:17; 5. Anika Miller, 29:36; 6. Holly Hutton, 29:37; 7. Sarah Miller, 29:37; 8. Dani Cox, 29:52; 9. Andie Clegg, 29:50; 10. Elizabeth Hewitt, Brown 31:24; 11. Olivia Thompson, 31:36; 12. Paula Thompson, 31:36; 13. Analise Miller, 33:43; 14. Cheryl Waddington, 34:00; 15. Jena Kennon, 34:08; 16. Anella Willis, 35:32; 17. Sheryl Phillips, 36:42; 18. Lyvia Erenfeld, 36:43; 19. Cassie Kennon, 36:43; 20. Nicole Erenfeld, time na; 21. Beth Hutton, 39:13; 22. Keri Senn, 42:42; 23. Katelyn Senn, 43:43; 24. Keri Undell, 42:46; 25. Sadie Pope, 43:07; 26. Terri Eckhoff, 43:09; 27. Ginger Shipman, 56:02; 28. tie-Nancy Gentry and Andrea Bowden, 55:58 Male — 1. Carter Brown, 25:59; 2. Daniel Undell, 26:03; 3. Caiden Looney, 29:20; 4. Brock Willis, 29:36; 5. Casey Clegg, 29:58; 6. Jeff Miller, 33:45; 7. Lachlan Miller, 34:21; 8. Roger Willis, 35:14; 9. Andrew Keeler, 38:33; 10. Ryan Keeler, 38:34.
1 Mile Female — 1. Jenna Willis, 8:18; 2. Tari Rice, 9:56; 3. Rachel Keeler, 10:00; 4. Julia Willis, 10:30; 5. Rosemary Bean, 13:22. Male — 1. Charlie Elis, 7:04; 2. Levi Keeler, 9:52; 3. Bronson Willis, 10:54; 4. Trevor Willis, 11:00; 5. Jonah Brown, 11:19; 6. Noah Brown,
Two Bandon graduates and their coach will be participating in the Class 4A-3A-2A basketball series this weekend. Evan Henson and Logan Shea are on the South team, which has Ken Nice as one of its coaches. Nice will be joined on the bench by Jeff Clark of Oakland and Luke Hammond of Henley. The South team also includes Myrtle Point’s Cooper Stateler and Gold Beach’s Garrett Litterell. The South team plays the East team at 5 p.m.
Coquille River Run Bandon twins Hunter and Sailor Hutton took the top two places for the 5-kilometer race in the annual run at Coquille on Saturday. Hunter finished the race in 18:41 and Sailor was second overall and first among girls in 19:05. Carter Brown was fifth among male runners in 23:09, while Tom Brown of Bandon won the 50and-over age group in 25:47. Holly Hutton, Hunter and Sailor’s younger sister, was second in the 12-and-under age group in 30:30, the same time as their mother, Tricia, who was fourth in the 30-49 division. Brent Hutton, the father of the twins, was second overall in the 10kilometer race in a speedy 36:52. He finished eight seconds behind Michael Dowana. Tom Bedell was second in the 60-69 age group in 45:49 and Jim Lawson was second in the 70-and-over division in 64:36.
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The annual Tour De Fronds bike ride is June 21 in the Powers area. The event, described as “the least publicized, best-kept bicycling secret in Southwestern Oregon” begins and ends in Powers County Park. Now in its 17th year, the event offers riders routes on five paved courses and two gravel courses ranging from 30 to 102 miles. Check-in and day of
event registration is from 6:30-9:30 a.m. at the Powers County Park. The out-and-back paved rides include 30 miles to Daphne Grove, 43 miles to Agness Pass, 61 miles to Eden Valley, 76 miles to Arrasta Saddle and the 102-mile Cruiser Century Loop. The two gravel routes are the 33-mile Respiratory Discomfort ride and the 45-mile Respiratory Distress ride along the Johnson Mountain circuit. Fees range from $30-
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11:20; 7. Josh Brown, 11:21; 8. Bob Bean, 13:22.
Friday at Northwest Christian University in Eugene. That game will be followed by the North and West teams and then the State-Metro game for the state’s biggest schools. On Saturday, the action moves to Sprague High School in Salem. The losers of the two 4A-3A-2A games Friday play at 4 p.m., followed by the championship game at 5:30 and again the State-Metro game. Nice said he was excited that Henson and Shea were part of the team after leading Bandon to the Class 3A
playoffs this winter. “They’re going to be around a lot of good players,” he said. “It’s nice to play our series and then kick back and watch the 6A studs.” Getting a chance to coach Henson and Shea made Nice want to take part even though he’s very busy with his primary job at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. “Part of the draw for me to do it was knowing Evan and Logan were going to be there,” he said. “It’s certainly something I wanted to do together with those guys.”
$50. The event is sponsored by the Powers Lions Club. The Tour de Fronds is described as one of the most beautiful cycling events in Oregon in one of the most complex botanical and geologic areas in the Pacific Northwest. The routes include a variety of ferns, mosses, lichens, and wildflowers; lush meadows, sparkling waterways, cascading waterfalls, and majestic, old growth Douglas Fir and Port Orford cedar and abundant wildlife. The Tour de Fronds traverses Oregon’s premier Glendale/Powers Bicycle Recreation Area, a project of U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Rest stops will be set up on all rides with snacks and liquids available. A post-ride lasagna dinner will be served to all registrants at Ross Hall and is included in the registration fee. Riders can register online at www.active.com or by mailing the form that can be downloaded from the website. Additional information can be found at www.tourdefronds.com or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Best fishing moves from the rivers to the lakes Local lakes: Cathy from Ringo’s Lakeside Marina on Tenmile Lakes told us that the trout and largemouth bass fishing has been excellent. Trout anglers are still finding plenty of perch minnows inside of the trout they are catching and are starting to fillet yellow perch and use strips of the fillet for trout bait. The largemouth bass are in a post spawn mode and are actively feeding in the shallows. Anglers are starting to do real well casting top water baits like frongs and salamanders. For those that are unaware, Lakeside Marina 541-759-3312 rents 14-foot aluminum boats, bass boats, ski boats and pontoon boats at reasonable rates. Trout fishing has also been good at recently stocked Empire Lakes in Coos Bay. And look for fishing to be good on Garrison Lake in Port Orford once the winds lay down. Powers Pond will be stocked this week in time for the Powers kids fishing derby this Saturday, June 14. Local rivers: Spring salmon fishing has
been very slow on the lower Rogue up fishing for pink fin. Live sand FISHING River. Jim Carey from the Rogue shrimp has been the best bait and REPORT Outdoor Store told me that river incoming or outgoing tides have guides have stopped taking clients. been productive as long as there is Anglers reported catching some tide movement. nice resident cutthroat trout on the Anglers are reporting excellent east and south forks of the Coquille smallmouth bass fishing upriver as River last week. river temps rise up to the mid to Anglers are also catching a few upper 60s. Plastic Zoom or Fluke smallmouth bass in the mainstem baits have been working well. Pacific Ocean: Strong northand south fork of the Coquille. west winds creating large wind There is no size limit or bag limit on waves have kept boaters from the number of smallmouth bass accessing the ocean in recent you can keep in the Coquille River TONY weeks. basin. A few shad are also being ROSZKOWSKI There is about 50 percent of the caught near the town of Coquille. spring all-delpth halibut season Anglers are having best success casting shad darts. One angler reported quota left for the central coast sub area. Next catching 18 shad from an anchored boat just Thursday, Friday and Saturday (June 19-21) are the next three-day round of spring allabove Coquille. Anglers are still reporting excellent pink depth dates. Saturday, June 21, is opening day of the fin perch fishing in the lower Umpqua River. Forty to 50 boats a day can be seen anchored selective coho salmon ocean season. Thanks
to improved hatchery and natural produced coho populations, the 2014 ocean coho season should provide the most time on the water for coho fishing since the 2010 season. Fishery managers expect selection fishing for fin-clipped hatchery coho beginning in late June to be very good along the Oregon Coast, especially from Bandon north to the Columbia River. Area shellfish: A few Dungeness crab are being caught off of Weber’s Pier in Bandon and out on the lower portions of Coos Bay. The windy weather conditions have hampered the effort on the South Coast. Note: Jay Chojnacki will be giving a seminar on jetty fishing this Satuday between 9 and 11 a.m. at Englund Marine in Charleston. Tony Roszkowski owns and operates Port O’ Call — TonysCrabShack.com — on the Bandon waterfront. Hear more from Tony on ‘Oregon Outdoors’ Thursdays on KWRO 6130 AM. Email your report to tonyscrabshack7@ gmail.com.
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boats at the water front blew their whistles which were heard all over the city. Probably fifteen or twenty minutes elapsed before sufficient men appeared on the scene to begin a systematic fight against the flames, which by this time had gained great headway. By 4:30 (a.m.) the streets were crowded with people and the city was in great uproar,” said the Western World. In 1914, Bandon’s business district was centered a few blocks farther west of Bandon’s current Old Town. The Port of Bandon’s green building, its adjacent parking lot, and the parking lot and vacant lots across the street now occupy the approximate area of the fire. “A light night wind was blowing from the northeast which fanned the flames from the center of the ill-fated block toward the east and south directly across the street. Sometimes they shot thirty feet into the air and the horrible hell that lapped up the old wooden hissed and roared like a mammoth forest fire. “Gradually it spread in each direction on both sides of the street until it had consumed every building from the Club
saloon on the corner of Bandon Avenue, west on First Street to the Trowbridge general store, and north on Bandon Avenue to the Estabrook warehouse. “On the south side of First Street it started from the Gross Brothers saloon on the corner of Bandon avenue, went south to the hill and west to the concrete Hartman building which was completely gutted. “On the east side of Bandon avenue it caught in the Jamieson & Page saloon and traveled down the south side of Wall street to the Trowbridge paint shop,” reported the Western World. Under a headline that read “Dynamite Does Good Work,” the newspaper said, “Dynamite brought into play by J.C. Shields and Ernest Boak, on the Anderson residence on Wall Street and the Club saloon opposite the Hub clothing store, proved remarkable efficient in preventing the loss of the entire eastern part of the business section.” “Three men were handling the hose on the top of the Recorder building and had a close call from an awful death when a gust of wind sent a cloud
Love our friend,” Sarah said. “He felt bad, so he shaved his head too.” Then another friend did the same. Two others followed suit. The girls used the opportunity to talk about bullying, positive influences, strength and beauty to younger class members. That sparked an idea: 20 Days of Nice. Each day, students wrote nice messages on a piece of construction paper posted near the office. Each day was filled with kind thoughts written by students and staff members. “I know a lot of cancer patients who don’t feel beautiful, but they are strong and beautiful,” Sarah said. The students then partnered with sixthgrade teachers Amy Flora and Kathleen Augsburger, to help students create “good energy” posters, which Sarah took to Bay Area Hospital’s oncology
of fire over their heads from the concrete building adjoining on the east. They dropped the hose and two succeeded in crawling along the center of the roof until they reached the ladder at the front. The third, Ernest Philpott, was unable to reach the ladder and it was only through his presence of mind and daring leap that saved his life. Seizing a loose electric wire which was fastened at the top of the building he lowered himself to the edge of the roof and leaped into a rug that was held in the shape of a net by a number of men,” reported the paper. The Western World editorialized, “It is generally regarded among the business men of the city that the district covered by the fire is so important that it must be and will be rebuilt. While to a number of the property owners the fire was a severe blow the heavier losers take a very optimistic view and declare that the destroyed portion of the city will be made more substantial than ever before and that the capital will in some way be available.” The newspaper’s prediction proved to be correct. A bigger and bet-
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Latest style at HLMS From left, Ethan Wright, KayLynn Pickett, Sarah Skeie and Sam Cutler sport their new hairstyles. department. Each day, a different poster is put into a frame to boost patients’ morale. “We just did this because we love June so much and doing something for someone is always the right thing to do,” KayLynn said. “I’m not just supporting my mom, but anybody that has to go through such a hard time,” Sarah said.
Principal Debbie Greenfield is proud of the girls. “The thing that struck me most about these girls is that it took a huge amount of courage and strength to do this, especially in junior high, when they are so concerned about looks,” Greenfield said. “I couldn’t have done that at that young age. I admire them.”
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A smoky dawn Crowds gathered at dawn to survey the damage of a fire that ravaged several businesses along Bandon’s waterfront a hundred years ago. ter set of buildings replaced those lost in the 1914 fire, only to be burned again in 1936. After the 1936 fire, the concrete shells of those buildings were pushed into the bay as fill and the commercial district moved farther east or followed the highway to higher ground. More information on the 1914 fire is available at the Bandon Historical Museum. The museum is open every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is located at the corner of U.S. Highway 101 and Fillmore Street.
The first Bandon fire One hundred years ago, a fire destroyed several blocks of downtown Bandon.
2014 The Bill Magness Scholarship provided $56,000 in renewable, four-year scholarships. The Bandon Community Scholarship of the Oregon Community Foundation, provided a total of $24,000 in renewable scholarships for the three valedictorians: Quinn Hamblin, Elle Iverson and Hope Richert. The combined amount in scholarships from the Caryll Mudd Sprague, Mildred Mudd, Norman F. Sprague Junior, Alda Lowe Day and Arnott Day foundations totaled almost $20,000. And that wasn’t all. Many students also received scholarships from Oregon and out-of-state colleges and universities — some $113,620 in the form of tuition waivers and scholarships from Southwestern Oregon Community College alone, along with three Chick Evans Scholars — Shawn Peters, Alaina Russell and Jon Wilhite — who will receive up to $80,000 over four years and one Ford Scholar — Emily Wampler — provided by The Ford Family Foundation and good for up to $100,000 ($25,000 per year for four years). Other students received generous scholarships from Oregon State, the University of Oregon, Portland State and other state institutions. But the students weren’t thinking about the money Saturday night. Rather, they were reflecting on their school days. “(These years) sailed by faster than expected,” said class president and salutatorian Emily Wampler. “We’ve made it here, but not without complications.” “It takes a village to raise a child — and more to raise teenagers,” Wampler added. She said the class is grateful for the community’s support, especially the local businesses and individuals that give every time a donation is requested. Wampler said when she moved here from Bend, classmates made room for her within their circle of friends. “There’s a connection in smaller communities that isn’t anywhere else,” she said. “We accept each other.” Hope Richert, one of three valedictorians, thanked parents and family
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Thomas Fisher receives his diploma from Bandon School Board Chairwoman Robin Koch. members for their support and many lessons taught over the years. “My classmates and I survived the crazy world of high school because of those lessons,” Richert said. “The lessons we’ve learned from the people in our lives has made us the people we are today.” Valedictorian Elle Iverson thanked teachers and faculty members and listed the many extracurricular activities that class members were involved in that also shaped their lives. “The time has come to let these interests turn into a career,” Iverson said. Valedictorian Quinn Hamblin talked about what the future holds for the Class of 2014 and the challenges they face. He reminded them not to forget where they came from. Also reflecting was Diane Superintendent Buche, who is retiring at the end of August after nine years with the district. Buche described how she met many of the class members when she came on as principal of Ocean Crest and they were fourth-graders. “I watched them learn and grow,” Buche said. She learned their favorite foods, colors and activities. “But the most interesting information we learned about them way back in fourth grade is what they wanted to be when they
grew up, because just a few months ago, each senior had to present their senior projects and share with us their plans after high school, and their answers were not exactly the same as now,” Buche said. Then, students wanted to be “a professional,” as in athletes, closely followed video game makers, veterinarians (especially vets that get to work with horses). “My favorite jobs shared were horse dentist and cat socializer,” Buche said. “But that was nine years ago and changes to their class happened immediately.” Buche said of the 58 graduates, 39 will attend college; 24 of them at SWOCC and four will enter a trade school. One will enlist in the Navy, 11 will enter the workforce and three are undecided. “And as they move forward ... they will continue to learn and grow, and they will continue to follow or alter their path, and their life accomplishments will be priceless.” Following a song by the BHS choir, receiving their diplomas and turning their tassels, class members boarded two school buses and were whisked away to a night of activities planned by Project Graduation, ending with breakfast back in Bandon at Lord Bennett’s and the distribution of gifts to aid them in the next phase of their lives.
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211 Health Care CARE PROVIDER needed. Apply at Harmony Estates, 5 mi. south of town. 541-404-1825. WEST WIND COURT is looking for a caregiver, part-time. Criminal history check required. 541-347-9497.
Public Works Director City of Reedsport Population 4,150. Salary Range $51,262 to $61,957 DOQ. For complete details & minimum qualifications see the City of Reedsport website online at www.cityofreedsport.org or for more information contact Deanna Schafer, City Recorder (541) 271-1989. Deadline 07/ 3/14. Three Planning Commission positions are available. Applications accepted until Friday, June 20, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. See Bandon Western World or call City Hall at 347-2437 for further details.
Business 300 302 Business Service Come get your Toes Tailored at HANDS & TANS DAY SPA. We now have 3 massage/spa pedicure chairs for you, your friends, daughters or mothers! While youâ€™re here, you can check our awesome Stylists do their magic. Call us or stop by, 541.329.1826. COMPUTER CRANKY? No need to put up with annoying problems - the frustration isnâ€™t worth it. Call Jeff at TechSupport, the computer professional Bandon businesses have relied on since 1994. Helping home and business computer users in Coos and Curry counties. V/MC/D/AMEX - call 541-297-3915. DIVORCE $155. Complete preparation. Includes children, custody, support, property and bills division. No court appearances. Divorced in 1-5 weeks possible. 503-772-5295. www.paralegalalternatives.com email@example.com OCAN Join Luona at the best club in town - The Hair Club. Thurs., Sat. & Sun. Pedicures & manicures. Sundays rockinâ€™ hair. Carrying 5 chemical free vegan nail polishes. 541-347-3217. Pahls Family Dentistry is now preferred providers for Met Life, Delta Dental and Pacific Source! Call to schedule an appointment today at 541-396-2242. Let our family serve yours. STUDENT SPECIAL this summer at Bandon Fitness is $96 for 3 months! High school & college. 541-347-3522. Sun and Serenity Massage at Vicki G Monday & Tuesdays 9-5 New punch cards available. Buy 10 - 30 or 60 minute massage and get one free. Best rates in Bandon, Massages starting at $35. For Appointment Call 541-347-1900 or 541-404-9991. TREAT DAD to a tough workout, then a relaxing sauna and massage all at Bandon Fitness where our focus is your health!! 541-347-3522.
304 Financing June Loan of the Month: 5%!! Weâ€™ve got grant money to help you get in to a house! This is a great deal and a big deal - call to see if you qualify today. Keeli Gernandt 541-347-9992, Eagle Home Mortgage, NMLS 590542. Equal Opportunity Lender, this is not a commitment to lend.
430 Lawn Care 541-267-6278
DRAGON CLOCK & Camera, certified clock maker. Quality clock and camera repair- call Cliff @ 541-404-4488 EXCAVATION, SITE prep, stump removal, clearing, road repair and rock, gravel, sand available. Wm. Strebendt Trucking & Excavating. 541-347-5104 CCB #176198. FH CONSTRUCTION: We do it all! Call 541-347-6141. CCB# 165995. FOR HIRE, backhoe, skip loader, dozer, excavator, grader, skid steer, welding. 541-441-9823. PIONEER ROOFING CONST. ALL TYPES OF ROOFING. Roof Removals and Recovers, Roof Repairs and Dry Rot Repairs, Hot Asphalt Application for Low Pitched Roofs, Moss Removals and Roof Treatments. COMPLETE CONTINUOUS GUTTER INSTALLATION. 541-260-1277 CCB# 126815 Bonded and Insured. SEPTIC PUMPING & installation. Rotary rooter, pumping systems & septic repairs. DEQ licensed. Himmelrick Enterprises. 541-441-9823. Lic. #38922.
Notices 400 404 Lost Lost in Fall of 2013. Glasses with purple temple pieces. Please check old items in your lost&found. 541-297-5427 LOST: GREEN camera bag at Devilâ€™s Kitchen. Reward offered. Contact 541-348-2028.
406 Public Notices 2LOONS QUICHE! ... Now taking orders for CHEF BOBâ€™S QUICHE... your favorites... Lorraine... Green Chile 3 Cheese... Spinach Romano... Artichoke Jalapeno... Roasted Red Pepper Asiago... Pesto Romano.... .. Asparagus Gruyere... Boxed & Delivered. 541-347-4291 or 541-290-5874. 2LOONS CATERING COMPANY..... Order for Fatherâ€™s Day & 4th of July. ATTENTION Children attending Bandon schools are at great risk! Ocean Crest Elementary School has a 100% collapse rating in the coming earthquake & tsunami, according to some experts. Harbor Lights Middle School & Bandon High School may also face major destruction. Please come learn more info. for the safety of your children. The Barn, June 16, 2014 @ 6:30 Save Our Children! AUTHOR NIGHT at Bandon Library on Mon, June 16, at 7pm. Newport-area author Patsy Brookshire will talk about her first novel, â€œThreads,â€? revealing the real story behind the fictional tale, and why it took so long to finish Everyone welcome, no cost to attend, refreshments served. Sponsored by Bandon Library Friends/Foundation. Bandon School District is seeking qualified contractors to bid on reconstruction of Castle Crest playground (labor only). For more information please call 541-347-4411. Check out the June 5 edition of
for photos of the entire Bandon High School class of 2014 CITY COUNCIL & MAYOR CANDIDATES - Packets are now available for anyone who intends to run for the office of Mayor or City Councilor in the upcoming November 4, 2014 election. For more information please contact Juana Bell, Elections Officer at (541) 347-2437. COMMUNITY VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL June 23-27, 8:30 - 11:30, Bandon 1st Baptist, sponsored by Bandon Ministerial Association. Free for Pre-K - 6th grade; no church affiliation necessary. Workshop of Wonders: crafts, Bible stories, projects, activities. Breakfast provided. Transport to Summer Rec program may be arranged. Contact: Tim Moore 541-551-1094. Singspiration June 29, 6 PM at St. John Episcopal. FOR RENT: 2 nice-looking rooms in large house. One with private bathroom. Both, shared kitchen. Has wifi and satellite TV. Call 541-551-1587 for more info. FREE HOMESTYLE Dinner, provided by E.A.T. (Everyone at Table) every Tues. 5:30 - 6:30 PM at The Barn. Donations accepted. 541-404-2268. EAT is an Equal Opportunity Provider. JAILHOUSE ROCKS will re-open on Fri., June 6, for our final year. We will be open in June, July, Aug., Sept. and from Thanksgiving thru Dec. In appreciation of our loyal customers, we will be offering discounts on selected rocks & specimens. Looking forward to seeing everyone. Regular store hours 11 â€˜til 5:30 Fri. thru Tues. Closed Wed., Thurs. 541-347-7625. JOIN US to SEW for charity @ Ladies Dew Valley Club. Quilts, potholders, cutlery for sale. Mon 8-3. 5 mi S Bandon. 541-347-9513. LYDIANNAâ€™S LAUNDROMAT congratulates Christian H., Mayâ€™s Laundry Jubilee winner & recipient of a $50 Raysâ€™ Food Place gift card. You could win in June! Come grab a Jubilee card & play daily. Facebook bonus available! Open invitation to a documentary film and presentation on GEO engineering and your health, Chemtrails Kill. Q & A by Dane Wigington via SKYPE. Saturday June 14th 6 - 9 pm. North Bend Public Library 1800 Sherman St, NB. SEEKING EXTRAS for crowd scenes in Bandon Playhouse show â€œHello, Dolly!â€? Dancers also needed for simple routines. Call Richard, 541-347-1292. SPECIAL: Thai peanut noodles. Pacific Blues Natural Cafe, Wine Bar, Gifts, Espresso, Old Town. TACO TUESDAY IS BACK AT THE VFW! TEACHERS: earn extra income stream. Itâ€™s fun, Itâ€™s easy, through Nerium. Call Deby, 541-260-1853.
SOUTH COAST LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE for your everyday lawn care needs. #10646.Call Chris @541-404-0106 TREE SERVICE, hazardous removal, limbing, brush cleanup, site clearing. Competitive prices. CCB#193875. Senior & Veteransâ€™ discounts. Accepting all major credit cards. John, 541-260-8166, JBJ Tree & Lawn Service. VILLAâ€™S LAWN MAINTENANCE. Free estimates on lawn mowing, weed eating, trimming, edging, hedge cutting, blowing, weed control, brushing and general cleaning. Insured. Lic# 0006560. Call 541-404-8339.
433 Window Washing I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW Window Cleaning, glass restoration and screen repair. Bob, 541-260-4495.
SUMMER YOUTH GOLF CAMPS $55.00 $35 Per Person
3-day clinics: $59.95 Ages 7-10 June 16-18 Ages 11-13 June 23-25 Ages 14-17 July 7-9 Camp hours are from 11:00AM - 1:00PM each day. For more information or to register a child call 541-347-3232
LAWN & GARDEN Care. Hernandez. We offer the following: trimming, blower, weeding, aerating, mowing, fertilizing, edging, hauling, initial cleanups. Quality jobs done at a great price! Call today for your free quote! Licensed & insured. Lic #0009256. Contact us at 541-217-5540 or 541-297-4826.
RODRIGUEZ GARDENING & Maintenance for a free estimate on any project, from weed pulling, lot clearing, trimming, hedge cutting and dispersing bark & much more. Licensed (8318) & insured. Call today for an appointment. Roger 541-260-3553; Areli 541-260-4478.
Rodâ€™s Landscape Maintenance Gutter Cleaning, Pressure Washing, Tree Trimming, Trash Hauling and more! Lic. #7884 Visa/MC accepted 541-404-0107
PATRICK MYERS TREE SERVICE. Certified arborist. 40 yrs. exp. Free estimates. 541-347-9124 or 541-290-7530. Lic. #116632. Stump grinding, hazardous removal, pruning hedges and brush clipping. Serving Bandon area since 1995.
COQUILLE BROILER RESTAURANT FOR LEASE. Nice restaurant at best location in Coquille. Turn key, completely outfitted & ready to go. On Hwy 42. 1st, last & deposit. 2 N Central. 541-294-7039 Negotiable.
504 Homes for Sale
Holidays 475 480 Fatherâ€™s Day VFW ALL YOU CAN EAT Fatherâ€™s Day Breakfast, June 15, 8:30-12:30. Fathers eat free. $6 adults, $3 12 & under. Bates Rd. & 42S.
490 Fourth of July BANDON LIONS seeking vendors for our 4th of July event in the park! $25 per space. Hurry before the spaces are gone! Call 541-329-0120.
Real Estate 500 501 Commercial PUBLISHERâ€™S NOTICE All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise â€œany preference, limitations or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination.â€? Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275.
2005 Custom 2+2 home, Lincoln Ave SW. Bright, clean, open living space. FP, skylights, spacious master suite, fenced back yard. 5 minute walk to beach. FSBO. 541-951-7903 $295,000 BANDON PROPERTY LLC welcomes new Senior Partner and Principal Broker Penny Allen. Please stop by to say â€œhelloâ€? to Penny at her new office on the corner of Highway 101 and Seabird Drive or call her at 541-347-5500. BEACH LOOP REALTY now selling 8 new homes and 1 re-sale home in The Colony at Bandon Cove. High end luxury homes ranging from $455k-$830k. Stunning ocean views. Carefree oceanside living! HOA fee incl. Ext. Maintenance & Homeowners Insurance. Call Gina Morelli 541-347-1800. Visit beachlooprealty.com to see video tour. BRAND NEW FLEETWOOD Home on huge .66 flat useable acre, 3 beds, 2 bath, detached garage/ shop, strong well. $159K. ELEGANT BANDON COUNTRY HOME, 4.7 acres with a deck to overlook it all. Close in warm & beautiful Bates Road location! $295k. CALL MEL GARRETT, Gold Coast Properties, Inc. 541-404-3364. For Trade or Sell, 4 bedroom home, 1/2 Acre, 3 miles S. of MP, Orchard and garden area. $135K. or trade up, down or sideways for city home in MP, Coq or CB, 541-572-2859
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES: Lab Thu., 06/12, 2pm at Youth Center. More info & register at Bandon Library or online at http://cyberlynxoregon.org
Four experienced Brokers with complete knowledge of the market, an office in the heart of busy tourist traffic and our #1 ranked website CoastProperties.com advertises your property to the world 24/7. All properties on the market at our fingertips for buyer inquiries. Contact us today! Gold Coast Properties, Inc., 541 347 4533, info@CoastProperties.com
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES Google Presentations (Slides): Mon., 6/16 1pm at Library; Windows 8: 6/18, 11am at Library; Photo Lab Wed. 6/18, 5pm at Library; Lab Tue. 6/19, 10am at Youth Center. More info & register at Bandon Library or online at http://cyberlynxoregon.org
HEAR & SMELL THE SEA from this darling smaller home. New paint inside & out, new carpet & a new kitchen. Located just a block from the beach and has some views of the ocean. Attached garage with opener. All on a larger corner lot. $195,000. 707-443-1846.
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504 Homes for Sale
NEW ON Market. Ranch 1,694 sq ft, large rooms and closets, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, vaulted living room. SS appliances, maple floors. 0.48 acre fenced yard, huge driveway, fir trees, laurel and escalonia hedges. $360,000. Call Fred at 541 290 9444, D. L. Davis Real Estate. 1110 Alabama, next to Umpqua Bank. 24 hr Notary Public. OPEN HOUSE at The Colony at Bandon Cove every Friday 1-3 PM hosted by Gina Morelli of Beach Loop Realty (541) 347-1800 or cell (541) 404-1804.
506 Manufactured MANUFACTURED HOMES ARE CHEAPER IN THE COUNTRY. DRIVE TO MCMINNVILLE AND SAVE. LEARN TO EARN FREE OPTIONS. CORNER OF HWY 99 & 18 IN MCMINNVILLE 503-435-2300 J&M HOMES jandmhomes.com OCAN
510 Wanted WANTED RENTAL: 2 to 4 bedroom house, 2 car garage. John or Nancy, 310-493-1556.
Bandon Beach Vacation Properties, LLC and Bandon Property Management, LLC. We manage residential and vacation rental properties in Bandon. We are a full service property management company. State Licensed. 541-347-4801. For Rent1&2 Bdrm Apts 2401 Longwood, Rdspt Subsidized Rent, based on inc.W/S/G Paid. Off St. Pkg. Close to Schools. This institution is EOP and 150.
VACASA RENTALS: Full-Service Vacation Rental Management. Now accepting new homes. Local management, help with permitting and proven financial success. 541-224-8997.
604 Homes Unfurnished Other Stuff 700
2 BEDR., den, W+D hookup. Water & sewer included. 50361 Hwy. 101 S. $650 rent, $600 dep. 541-297-3781. FOR RENT: 2 bedroom, 2 bath, well-insulated cottage in town. Small den, large lot. $900/mo. $1000 security deposit. 541-347-1696. FOR RENT: Bandon 4 bed/ 3 bath home w/ garage and large fenced yard. Deck. $1250/mo. 541-817-3391.
Rentals 600 601 Apartments
613 Vacation Rentals
Great House Large 3 bedroom 1 bath plus lg family room & deck, must see inside. North Bend, pets if approved, $970 plus deposit 541-756-1829
706 Remodeling Bandon School District is accepting bids on the following: Used bleacher boards - beautiful vertical grain fir from old high school gym bleachers: 69 1x10x16 29 ¾ x8x16 Minimum bid is $2500. Bids must be in multiples of $100. Sealed bids are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 13th at the District Office. Bandon School District makes guarantees as to the condition of these boards. Boards will be sold where is, as is. To inspect call 347-4411.
PVT., Secluded, on the bluff RV site, fenced, panoramic oceanview, river, full hook ups. 541-347-9586.
Sparkling 1300 sq. ft. apt, 3 bedroom, 2 bath. laundry hookups. Spacious living. No smoking, no dogs. W/S/G paid. $750/mo + $400 deposit (ref). 2294 Everett. 541-756-7758.
APARTMENTS AVAILABLE Studio Apt. C.B. $350 1 bdrm C.B. $475 - $495 2 bdrm C.B.& N.B. $550 No pets/ no smoking Call for info.
541-297-4834 Willett Investment Properties
610 2-4-6 Plexes COQUILLE: 2 Bdrm. Impressive complex, Tile, Rock, Appliances, Newer Carpet, Deck, Laundry, Storage, very clean, quiet dead end street. No smoking/pets, References required. $519 plus $510 Dep. 541-267-5238
Sears Craftsman 10” Table Saw,with owners manual, 7 blades, $150 OBO. Call George 541-404-8667
SELL YOUR STUFF at the Port Orford 15th St. Swap Meet. Outside space $10; Inside $15. Reserve now: Call Library, 541-332-5622 or Ray’s, 541-332-1185.
AKC Labs pups Black & Choc. Great family and hunting dogs. Both parents compete in AKC Hunt Test and duck hunt. Awesome dogs Black $550 Chocolates $600
754 Garage Sales
101 THE MARKETPLACE OF Bandon, flea market, store and a whole lot more. Lots of some things, some of a lot of things. You never know what you will find! New, used & unusual. 101 & Grand Ave., next to the cheese factory. Thurs. 11-5, Fri./ Sat. 9-5, Sunday 11-5. 541-290-7030. Coos Bay - Huge Sale - Estate plus 3 family. Household, furniture, Christmas & glass collectibles, sewing, freezer, lawn mowers, jewelry equip, ivory, water purification, compound bow, sports equip, crafts, clothing, toys, BBQ and much more. Fri & Sat 9-5 919 S. Morrison St. Coos Bay: Alder Acres Annual Park Wide Garage Sale. Fri & Sat 9am - 3pm. No early sales please. 1800 28th Ct.Off Ocean Blvd at the Wooden Whales, close to K-mart.
611 Storage Units
BLACK HUCKLEBERRIES. Misty Meadows buying at $4/lb. Must be clean. Any questions, call 541-347-2575.
BANDON MINI-STORAGE, temperature controlled (boat & RV). 50317 Hwy. 101S. 541-347-1190. BANDON E-Z STORAGE. Affordable plus Boat/RV & commercial. 370 11th St. SE, 541-347-9629. BANDON MINI-STORAGE, temp. controlled, 88371 Hwy. 42S, 541-347-5040.
FENDER STRAT w/hard case $300. Fender Squire bass $250. Bass amp $100. Will sell the pair for $300. 541-347-3952.
KALE, SNAP PEAS, LETTUCE. Old Town Marketplace Farmers/Artisan Market Fridays & Saturdays 10AM-4PM. On Bandon’s Waterfront.
BAYFRONT TOWNHOMES Wooded setting, fireplace, decks, view of bay and bridge. 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths. Tamarac 541-759-4380
MARY’S HERBS, full-service herb & vitamin shop in town. Open M., T., Th. & Sat., 1-5pm. Sales. 541-347-9586. Our Thrift Store. Great items, great prices. Donations always welcome. Support the Bandon Youth Center. THE LARGEST THRIFT STORE in Bandon - Personal Treasures. We pick up and deliver. Good clean donations welcome. Myrtle Point, Coquille and Bandon. Phone 541-329-0472. Robert: 541-217-9858.
READY TO GO: 26’ Cougar 5th wheel, lovely oak interior, slide out, walk around bed, sleeps 6, below book, $6500 firm. 541-756-1582
30’ with a 12’ livingroom slide out. 49,000 miles. Asking $25,000.00. Call 503-703-8145 AKC Registered Yorkies. Ready for new homes, prices starting at $700. Up to date on shots & worming, tons of hair & very playful. Cash only. 541-290-5149
806 Livestock SUMMER PASTURE FOR RENT: Horses, 2 to 4.Sumner area 541-267-6310
808 Pet Care BEACH DOG Grooming. Six mi. south of Bandon. Taking appointments, 541-290-1991. Like me on Facebook.
37’ 5th Wheel, 1 slide out, excellent tires, in Coos Bay area. Info 907-347-2128, to see 563-676-3984 $3,500 OBO
915 Used Cars At TOWER FORD we pay CASH FOR CARS! Paid for or not! Stop in any time for a FREE appraisal... or call us and We’ll come to you! 1-800-535-9471. DID you know you could FAX The Bandon Western World your ad at 541-347-2423.
MARY’S PET Sitting & much more. Leave your cares behind. Insured. 541-297-0073. firstname.lastname@example.org
Pet Cremation 541-267-3131
REEDSPORT: Estate Sale by Barb: Too much to sort & mark. You find it, pile it, I’ll price it and guarantee you pack it out. Please bring boxes. June 14 & 15, Sat. & Sun. 10-5. 2164 Dogwood.
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Coos Bay - Garage Sale 90797 Travis Lane (barview area). HUGE sale- 4 families. Tools, jars, lots of misc. Fri & Sat 8-5
EVERYTHING GOES. 1155 NE 2nd, Bandon. 9-5 Friday, Saturday.
POWERS TOWNWIDE Garage Sale. June 14, 9-3. Over 40 sale sites. Kids’ Fishing Derby, Powers Park pond free for 13 and under; signup 7:30, derby 8-12; prizes.
Charming 1 Bed/ 1 Bath Apt in quiet North Bend 4-Plex. Recent remodel w/Bay view, access to washer/dryer, carport & near all amenities. $550 per Mo/Utilities paid. Call Leonard 541-260-2220
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903 Boats For Sale as is F/V Pequod. 36X13 Fiberglass hull, aluminum house. The Port of Port Orford is taking Sealed Bids that must be submitted to the Port Office no later than 5:00 pm June 17. Minimum bid $3,000. Sealed bids can be mailed to; Port of Port Orford, PO Box 490, Port Orford OR, 97465. The vessel is located and can be seen at the Port of Port Orford. Payment in full will be required by 5:00pm June 19. For questions call 541-332-7121 or e-mail; email@example.com.
779 VCR & DVD
911 RV/Motor Homes
BLU RAY players sale - Sony and Samsung, were $69.95 & $71.95; now $63.75 cash or check. Watch for 32” & 39” HD TVs on sale. Bandon Video.
BUYING RVs. Gib’s RV is looking for clean, pre-owned RVs to buy/ consign. No fee consignments. We make house calls. 541-888-3424.
Legals 100 City of Bandon Seeking Applicants for a Planning Commission Seats Persons interested in serving on the City of Bandon Planning Commission are invited to submit an application (with resume ) by Friday, June 20. 2014, at 4 p.m. Applications are available at City Hall. One partial term, 1 year remaining of a four year position, will be filled. The term will expire June 30, 2015. For further information on the application process please call Beverly Lanier at 347-2437, extension 228. PUBLISHED: Bandon Western WorldJune 12 and 19, 2014 (ID-20254028)
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