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Cemetery open for tours on Memorial Day

NEW — 6 a.m. May 22, 2015

File The Newcastle Historical Society will host a cemetery clean up April 26.

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Newcastle’s Historic Coal Miner’s Cemetery is open to the public on Memorial Day.

The community is invited to tour one of Newcastle’s hidden gems May 25. Read more »

Sports

Liberty’s Sydney Hopper excels on and off the field
By Greg Farrar Sydney Hopper, Liberty High School senior, has taken no prisoners while on the fastpitch mound during her prep career, but as a giving youth volunteer is as kind off the field as she is aggressive on.

By Greg Farrar
Sydney Hopper, Liberty High School senior, has taken no prisoners while on the fastpitch mound during her prep career, but as a giving youth volunteer is as kind off the field as she is aggressive on.

Sydney Hopper has enjoyed heroic moments in softball.

Winning hits at the plate, game-saving strikeouts in the pitching circle. Read more »

Schools

Local students make honor roll and dean’s list

The following students earned collegiate academic honors:

  • Katherine Kerstetter, a 2014 Liberty High School graduate, made Southern Methodist University’s Honor Roll with High Distinction during fall quarter.
  • Newcastle resident Junice Marino made the winter 2015 dean’s list at Eastern Washington University.
  • Newcastle resident Justyn Jacobs made the winter term honor roll at Oregon State University.
  • Newcastle residents Olivia Hirschey and Sarah Gardner made the Central Washington University winter term honor roll.

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May cartoon


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Hazen’s Dominic Green signs with UW

Hazen’s Graham Manson takes second at 5K

Run with the fuzz


Schools

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Community

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Newcastle composer Bob Ingalls up for international award

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