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 By Apryl Wraspir    Community    July 20, 2017 

Lady golfers start season

The women’s golf league “Chicks with Sticks” started another season with a kick-off dinner at the Odessa Golf & RV club house June 20. Week two saw two teams, the Ball Wackers (consisting of Deanna Smith, Barbara Walter and Tracy Walter) tie...

 

Area students at EWU and WSU get high grades

Eastern Washington Univ. The Dean’s List at Eastern Washington University is released after every fall, winter and spring quarter. An undergraduate student who earns 12 quality hours and receives a GPA of 3.5 or better is placed on the Dean’s...

 
 By Vivianne Poe    Community    July 20, 2017 

Meet your neighbor

As I was interviewing Karen Peterson for this column, I realized that most of you probably already know her and her family. But then there are newbies like myself who do not. Karen was born in Seattle and grew up in Edmonds. She met and married Ron P...

 

Kendall Todd weds Zachary Shuholm

Kendall GraceAnn Todd and Zachary Michael Shuhom were married July 1, 2017 at five o'clock in the afternoon. The ceremony was officiated by Nate Emhoff in a garden setting at the historic Glover...

 

Go! Odessa Recreation organizes meet

As I was getting ready for work Friday, June 30, I received a message from Kaylene James that said, "Today, for the last day of track and field camp, they are having a mini track meet. Thought if the...

 

School Board

The Board of Directors of Odessa School District #105 met in the school library at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The board approved a motion to return to the Odessa Tiger mascot, with school colors of orange, white and black. As a point of...

 
 By Laura Estes    Community    June 29, 2017

Welcome to My Kitchen

Several weeks ago a gentleman dropped a recipe by The Odessa Record office, but staff did not catch his name. Our policy is to not print recipes anonymously, but the recipe concept intrigued me. The r...

 

Wheatland retains 5-star rating for 41 quarters

Wheatland Bank, Spokane, is pleased to report it has once again earned a coveted 5-Star rating from BauerFinancial, the nation’s premier bank rating firm. (A five-star rating indicates the bank excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability,...

 

Basketball players attend camp

The annual BNB High School Basketball Camp for boys held in Soap Lake June 19 through 22 drew teams from throughout the state. Odessa High School sent nine members of the 2017-18 basketball team to the camp. The boys played against 10 different...

 
 By Wendy Meise    Community    June 15, 2017

Our bahama cruise

My daughter, Jena Meise has been selling LuLaRoe clothing for about a year now, and what a great experience LuLaRoe has been for us. Recently, I was blessed to go along with her on a cruise to the Bahamas and Virgin Islands, a cruise she earned by se...

 

Masons' scholarship goes to Odessa's valedictorian

Each year, the Washington State Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons awards somewhere in the neighborhood of a dozen scholarships for outstanding students across the state. For the size of our state, not that many are awarded. This year Elizabeth...

 

Waylon Phillip Parr born on May 10 in Spokane

Justin and Natasha Parr of Odessa joyfully announce the birth of their son, Waylon Phillip Parr. He was born May 10, 2017, at 3:28 p.m. at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane. He weighed seven...

 

Heritage Church honors its organist Delores Cook

On Sunday, May 14, Odessa's Heritage Church honored Delores Cook as its long-time church organist. She has been playing for as long as anyone can remember. She started playing the piano at five years...

 
 By Laura Estes    Community    May 18, 2017

Welcome to My Kitchen

Recipes that include ingredients used in an unexpected or non-traditional way intrigue me. Maybe necessity was the mother of invention or, as is often the case now, dietary needs create new...

 
 By Vivianne Poe    Community    May 11, 2017

Meet your neighbors

I am sitting here at my dining room table looking out the window as I prepare to write this column. My thoughts go back to May 24, 2016, the day we moved to Odessa. In my first Meet your neighbors...

 

Stitching need not be a solitary endeavor; join in

As witnessed by the annual success of our Spring Fling Quilt Show which just completed its 25th consecutive year this past weekend, there’s a whole lot of stitching going on in Odessa and the surrounding area. Stitching, in all its many forms, can...

 

Sean Owsley, Blue Mustangs play Spring Fling gig

It's the morning of Saturday, April 29, of Spring Fling in Odessa, and I'm getting ready to follow through on a commitment I made just a few days before. I am meeting Sean Owsley, lead singer of the...

 
 By Terri King    Community    May 4, 2017

Got Pink? team gathers for Pink Ribbon Run

Odessa's Got Pink? Team was in full force on Sunday, April 23, for the Pink Ribbon Run, a fundraiser to benefit early detection of breast cancer. The Got Pink? Team was originally formed in 2010 by...

 

Excitement builds with live auction items

Come one, come all – to the Odessa Healthcare Foundation’s 26th Annual Wine Tasting, Microbrew Sampling & Auction on Friday, May 5, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.  Next week, many incredible donations will be available in the live auction.  Here are just a...

 

Zagelow, Hardung win bikes from local Masons

Odessa Lodge No. 156, Free and Accepted Masons, held their annual, "Bikes-for-Books" drawing at the Odessa School, Friday, March 31. Students that reached a given reading goal were entered into the...

 

Babysitting class certifies 12 youngsters

On the first day of spring break, April 3, 2017, 12 students spent the day in the basement of the Odessa Memorial Healthcare Center becoming certificated babysitters. This brings the total to 93...

 

On VP's List at BBCC for winter 2017

The winter 2017 Vice President’s List from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake includes the names of students who have completed 12 or more graded credits with a grade-point average of 3.33 to 3.74. Odessa High School students in the Running...

 

Heritage Church men's conference is on April 22

Over the last several years, Almira Community Church has hosted an annual Men’s Conference called Anvil. Unfortunately, they were unable to put another Anvil conference together this year. Heritage Church has stepped up to assist. This is not a...

 

More help needed

Strong backs and pickup trucks are being requested by the members of the Old Town Rejuvenation Society. Items that have been donated for the indoor yard sale to be held at the Old Town Hall during Spring Fling need to be moved now to an interim...

 

O. and H. school boards continue co-op talks

A crowd filled the cafeteria of the Odessa schools March 8 for the special meeting called by the Harrington and Odessa School Boards for the purpose of discussing further the athletic cooperative betw...

 

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