Main Street group hosts meet

The Waterville Main Street Association on March 14 hosted an evening of celebrating its accomplishments in 2016 and a time of sharing goals for this year.
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DECA students compete in Bellevue

Three students from Waterville High School competed in the State Career Development Conference for DECA March 2-4 in Bellevue.
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Tired of winter weather? Warm up with this chowder

As we eagerly await the arrival of spring and the end of winter, this recipe is just right.
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Kernel junior high volleyball: B team rings the bell; A team falls short

March 13 was a good day for the Mansfield/Waterville Kernels' junior high volleyball B team (sixth and seventh grade) as they hosted the Manson Trojans.
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Series | Growing up in Douglas Co.

This is the fourth in a series of articles featuring interviews with people who grew up (or are growing up) in Douglas County. The fourth interview is with Leo Irmer.
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Orondo girls victorious over Soap Lake

A crowd filled the bleachers at Orondo School on March 12 to cheer the hometown Eagles girls’ volleyball team to victory over the Soap Lake Eagles.
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Jamboree held in Mansfield

Several area junior high school volleyball teams met in Mansfield on March 18 for the 2017 Silo Invitational Jamboree.
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Town receives funding for income survey

The Town of Waterville has received a grant from the Department of Ecology which will cover the cost of an income survey.
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Our Past | 1996: Girls club raises funds

Nina Driver, daughter of Chuck and Deena Driver, was one of the girls who attended the Missionettes Girls’ Club sleepover referred to in the following article, published in the March 7, 1996 edition of the Douglas County Empire Press.
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Fair feed and auction a success

The NCW Fair Community Hall was packed with guests March 11 for the annual Friends of the Fair Crab Feed, Prime Rib Dinner and Auction.
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