Shockers fall to Odessa-Harrington

The Waterville/Mansfield Shockers football team traveled to Odessa on Sept. 14 to take on the Odessa-Harrington Titans with the home team winning 83-0.
read more

Foster Creek District meets Oct. 3

MANSFIELD — The next meeting of the Foster Creek Conservation District Board will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 3  at the Mansfield Senior Center. For further information, contact Amanda Ward, district manager, at 888-6372.
read more

Mansfield club changing auction

The Mansfield Lions Club is changing up its auction this year — from how it is held, to what will be offered and commissions to be paid.
read more

Barbecue at Mansfield School

The Mansfield Booster Club hosted a back-to-school barbecue in the school cafeteria on the first day of classes Sept. 4.
read more

Mansfield farmers finish harvest

Wheat harvest has ended for farmers in Douglas County and while the hard part may be over, there is still more work to do. Wheat farming goes back several generations for some Mansfield area families.
read more

Mansfield kids get ready for NCW Fair

Mansfield 4-H and FFA members are primping, preening and making sure their livestock get an extra helping of food as they prepare to show their animals at the North Central Washington Fair Aug. 23-26.
read more

Grass Valley Fire burns in Douglas, Grant counties

MANSFIELD — The Grass Valley Fire burning in Douglas County and parts of Grant County was 40 percent contained as of Monday evening, Aug. 13, according to information provided by the Southeast Washington Interagency Incident Management Team. The fire started just after 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 11, near the intersection of Highways 17 and 172 by Sims Corner, about 12 miles east of Mansfield....
read more

Swimming lessons for Mansfield children

Mansfield School and the Mansfield Lions Club teamed up to offer free swimming lessons Aug. 6-10 for the local children. The lessons were held at the Waterville Pool.
read more

Vacation Bible School at Mansfield

The Mansfield Community Church hosted its annual Vacation Bible School July 30-Aug. 2. This year’s VBS was a combined effort of the local church and the Living Faith Community Church from Philomath, Ore.
read more

Honor Rolls from Area Schools

Honor rolls in the Empire Press circulation area as submitted by the schools. Editor’s note: The information — including names — is exactly as submitted by the school.   Brewster Middle/High School The following students earned a 4.0 grade-point average: Juniors: Nathan Rios, Samantha Yanez Freshmen: Halle Aparicio, Cade Gebbers, Miriam Garcia, Benjamin Witt Eighth grade: Yunuen...
read more