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Editor's Note: The print version of this honor roll is in the Tuesday, Feb. 19, Daily News.
Reese Gullickson | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Feb. 11, 1935—June 30, 2019. Reese Earl Gullickson, longtime resident of Skamokawa, WA, died in a motorcycle accident on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the ...
Wanda Evenson | Obituaries Longview Daily News
February 18, 1924—June 16, 2019. Wanda Evenson (Thornbury) passed away peacefully at home Sunday, June 16, 2019, at age 95, with family and friends ...
Kenneth Graham | Obituaries Longview Daily News
April 7, 1950—June 20, 2019. Kenneth G. Graham passed away June 20 at hospice care surrounded by his family. Kenneth was born April 7, 1950, to Adell and ...
Go Fourth Festival celebrates 70 years | Local Longview Daily News
Longview will soon be filled with spectators and celebration as the annual Go 4th Festival enters its 70th year celebrating Independence Day.
Marlene Jean Girard (Rukkila) Yakima Herald-Republic
Marlene Jean Girard (Rukkila), 78, of Yakima, Washington passed away at home on July 4, 2019, peacefully in her sleep, surrounded by family.
Longview Schools to start renovation for RAL medical science, robotics lab Longview Daily News
Using a $1.1 million state grant, the Longview School District will begin turning the old R.A. Long woodshop into a “state of the art” robotics and medical science ...
'It's bigger than us': Longview high schools set rivalry aside for food drive Longview Daily News
All hands were on deck as cars filled with canned goods pulled into the back parking lot of the Lower Columbia Community Action Program Saturday on the final ...
R.A. Long administrator named state's assistant principal of the year Longview Daily News
The R.A. Long students and staff know Lacey Griffiths for her bright smile, persistent optimism and ability to remember them all by name — three of the qualities ...
R.A. Long named School of Distinction for rising graduation rates Longview Daily News
R.A. Long High School earned a spot on the Center for Educational Effectiveness' list of distinguished schools for the fourth year in a row this year, a clear sign ...
Marilyn Lou Hazelquist | Obituaries Longview Daily News
July 9, 1936—June 6, 2019.
Class Gatherings Calendar: July 12-18 | Lifestyles Longview Daily News
Kelso High School class of 1954: noon, Kelso-Longview Elks Lodge, 900 Ash. St., Kelso; Marie LaFave at 360-636-0648.
RA Long graduates with high numbers | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
R.A. Long's class of 2019 set a high bar: Graduates earned nearly $3 million in scholarships, performed almost 11000 hours of community *service* and broke ...
Standout Grad: RAL's Halie Coates overcomes vision, hearing loss Longview Daily News
Editor's note: Today we start our 20th annual Standout Grads series about outstanding seniors from local high schools. It will appear every day on page 1 ...
R.A. Long Class of 2018 posted impressive numbers on way to graduation Longview Daily News
Every year, seniors at R.A. Long High School choose a class theme.
RA Long lockdown ends | News | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Ninth grader Lilly Cress said she was working on an assignment in physics class Friday morning when she heard an announcement that R.A. Long High School ...
RA Long recognized for high graduation rate | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
R.A. Long High School has been recognized for its dramatic improvement in graduation rates over the past five years, the Longview School District announced ...
Longview teachers go on strike | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Longview teachers will go on strike Thursday morning after decisively rejecting the district's offer for a 6.9 percent average pay raise.
Monday's Longview school board meeting moved | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
The Longview School District board meeting scheduled for Monday has been moved to the R.A. Long High School cafeteria. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m..
Girls Basketball: Reeves honored for milestone as Jills outlast Chieftains in OT Longview Daily News
In a key league matchup for the R.A. Long girls' basketball team, conditioning paid off.
Frank E. Handy | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Frank E. Handy. 1930 — 2018. Longtime local resident Frank E. Handy, 88, passed away Dec. 22, 2018, at the Hospice Care Center. Frank was born in ...
Longview teen parent program sets young mothers on path to success Longview Daily News
At age 15, Cassie Jimenez was struggling to balance her high-school classes with raising her infant daughter, Mallorie.
Local schools participate in national walkout Wednesday Longview Daily News
Hundreds of high-school and middle school students from around the area briefly walked out of classes Wednesday morning to remember the 17 victims of the ...
Esther Lauretta Chatterton | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
July 7, 1926 – April 15, 2019. Esther Chatterton, 92, passed away April 13, 2019, at her home in Winlock. She was born July 7, 1926, in Longview to David J.
James Gore | Obituaries Longview Daily News
April 2, 1960—March 15, 2019. James Alan Gore (Jim) passed away peacefully at St. John's Hospital on March 15, 2019, after a recent surgery. Jim was born to ...
180 RA Long High School seniors graduate Saturday | News | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Sofia Sanchez came a long way to graduate Saturday from R.A. Long High School.
Longview high school teachers fight new schedule | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Starting next school year, Longview high schools will switch from six- to seven-period days in an attempt to improve on-time graduation rates.
Class of 2019 optimistic about future despite dreary forecasts Longview Daily News
This weekend hundreds of Cowlitz County graduates are walking across the commencement stage and into an “adult” world riddled with deep political divisions, ...
R.A. Long girls start food pantry for hungry students Longview Daily News
When R.A. Long High School seniors Jaidon Marlow and Linnaea Morris prepared to attend a leadership camp this summer, they did a double-take while ...
Mainstage Theatre announces 2018-2019 season | Entertainment Longview Daily News
The 2018-2019 Mainstage Theatre season begins Nov. 9.
Rockney Swanson | Obituaries Longview Daily News
August 17, 1948—March 24, 2019. “Rockey” Swanson was born the second of eleven children to Jack and Nancy on August 17th, 1948 in Longview.
Judge orders teachers back to school | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
A Cowlitz County Judge Friday morning ordered striking Longview educators back to work. Under the court order, teachers, secretaries and classified staff are ...
Two Longview teachers FaceTime Oprah, share weight loss journey in commercial Longview Daily News
After losing 100 pounds as a couple on Weight Watchers, Josh and Emily Donaldson received a note inviting them to participate in a national advertising ...
Top Longview and Kelso education salaries for 2018-19 | Local Longview Daily News
The Daily News typically reports the top 10 salaries of local officials when cities and school districts adopt annual budgets. Here are the figures for the Kelso and ...
George Christison | Obituaries Longview Daily News
May 13, 1938—April 2, 2019. George Allen Christison, 80, of Longview, WA, passed away on April 2, 2019 at the Community Home Health & Hospice in ...
Longview teachers march; negotiators meet | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Longview students will not return to school as scheduled Wednesday after a long day of bargaining Monday failed to yield a contract agreement.
Shirley Lewis | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Feb. 11, 1923—April 9, 2019. Oleta, 96, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2019, at PeaceHealth Medical Center in Longview, WA. Oleta was born Feb.
RA Long Class of 2017: 'No excuses' | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Saturday was a bittersweet day for Alyssa King. Just before starting high school four years ago, her father died suddenly, leaving her grief stricken even as her ...
Class Gatherings Calendar: April 23-May 1 | Lifestyles | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Kelso High School class of 1958: noon, no-host luncheon, Kelso-Longview Elks, 900 Ash St., Kelso, classmates, spouses and friends welcome; Judi Fouch ...
One high school or two? | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Three years ago, challengers C.J. Nickerson and J.D. Rossetti won Longview School Board seats as a result of voter enmity toward a proposal to merge R.A. ...
Carol Louise Wheeler | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Feb. 7, 1936 — Feb. 25, 2019. Lifelong local resident Carol Louise Wheeler passed away Feb. 25, 2019, at the Hospice Care Center. She was born Feb. 7, 1936 ...
Art exhibition showcases work of Longview, Kelso students Longview Daily News
Using pastels, colored pencils and a broken cassette tape, R.A. Long High School junior Kessa McKissack spent a little over a month drawing actress Katherine ...
Longview's graduation rate continues steady rise | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
The Longview School District's four-year graduation rate rose to 78.9 percent this year, putting the district on the cusp of finally matching the state average, ...
RAL Hall of Fame: 5 athletes, 3 Lifetime Achievement winners, 4 teams to be inducted Friday Longview Daily News
Five former student-athletes, three Lifetime Achievement award winners and four teams are the latest inductees into the R.A. Long High School Hall of Fame.
Robert Dale Covel | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Aug. 20, 1963—May 3, 2019. Rob, 55, passed away May 3, 2019, at PeaceHealth Medical Center. He was born Aug. 20, 1963, to Dwight Covel and Ouida ...
Donald Gene Basom | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
March 18, 1958 — Jan. 31, 2019. Donald Gene Basom, 60, left this world on Jan. 31, 2019, surrounded by his family. Don was born March 18, 1958, in Port ...
Priscilla Marie Slotten | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Nov. 28, 1929—May 6, 2019. Priscilla Marie Slotten was born Nov. 28, 1929, and passed away peacefully at her home in Longview on May 6, 2019. Priscilla ...
Terry Smithton Hollinger | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Jan. 9, 1939 — Dec. 16, 2018. Surrounded by family, Terry Hollinger, 79, passed away at St. John Medical Center on Dec. 16, 2018, following a brief illness.
R.A. Long seniors enjoy 'picture-perfect' graduation ceremony Longview Daily News
One school district superintendent and 178 R.A. Long High School graduates shared the stage at Longview Memorial Stadium Saturday night.
Local clothing entrepreneur has his EYE on Longview Longview Daily News
It wasn't long ago that Roberto Gonzalez was still at R.A. Long High School, sketching clothing designs on computers and dreaming about becoming an ...
This R.A. Long graduate earned two associates degrees before she finished high school Longview Daily News
When Eleanor Stalick was 3 years old, her grandfather, Dr. Robert Stalick, pulled her mother Theresa aside.
John Chilson hands off Longview's historic Merk | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
John Chilson's fingerprints are all over downtown Longview's historic Merk building.
Richard 'Dick' Farwell | Obituaries Longview Daily News
May 6, 1947 — Dec. 20, 2018. Richard Farwell, 71, of Longview passed away Dec. 20, 2018, at home. He was born in Longview on May 6, 1947, to Jim and Lois ...
Class Gatherings Calendar: May 1-6 | Lifestyles Longview Daily News
Kelso High School class of 1950: 11:30 a.m., Sizzler, 936 Ocean Beach Highway, Longview; Corinne (Pilon) Mugaas, 360-423-0519. R.A. Long High School ...
Standout Grad: Kim Hua, RA Long | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Kim Hua isn't having any of that talk of Longview's “good school” versus “bad school.”
Longview teachers, district to negotiate over weekend | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Mediated contract negotiations between the Longview School District and its teachers' union will continue over the weekend, and the district plans to notify ...
R.A. Long grad earns rare 4.0 GPA in software engineering at Cal Poly Longview Daily News
An R.A Long High School alumnus just pulled off an academic mission impossible.
George Francis Roemer | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Sept. 25, 1925 — March 10, 2019. George Francis Roemer, a lifelong resident of Longview, passed away peacefully at home on March 10, 2019, at the age of ...
Joseph 'Joe' Weipert | Obituaries Longview Daily News
May 3, 1951 — Feb. 4, 2019. Joseph J. Weipert was born in Madera, Calif., the first born of seven children to Roy “Buck” and Patricia Weipert. He attended R.A. ...
Stan Fagerstrom | Obituaries Longview Daily News
June 4, 1923—June 11, 2019. Stanley Earl Fagerstrom, of Sun Lakes, AZ, died peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, on June 11, 2019, a few days ...
PHOTOS: Lower Columbia Area Senior All-Star Boys and Girls Games Longview Daily News
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Students, staff want Discovery High School to retain separate identity Longview Daily News
A day at Discovery High School seems to go by faster than a day at R.A. Long or Mark Morris, said Discovery High School Junior Christina McGahuey.
RA Long on list of 'dropout factories' | News | tdn.com Longview Daily News
With only 55 percent of seniors graduating on-time last year, R.A. Long High School is has one of the lowest on-time graduation rates in the state.
Longview's two high schools not as different as they once were Longview Daily News
Longview might be in the waning days of its high school Civil War. "We're not as separate at all as what people think," said Mark Morris Principal Rod McHattie.
Young Journalists: R.A. Long students try out for cheer squad Longview Daily News
Tensions were increasing as some R. A. Long students prepared themselves for the cheer tryouts on May 8.
Longview school board approves budget cuts | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
The Longview School Board Monday night approved a new curriculum adoption cycle and authorized Superintendent Dan Zorn to include at least $2.8 million of ...
James P. Wale Jr. | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Sept. 18, 1928 — Jan. 20, 2019. Lifelong local resident James P. Wale Jr., 90, of Longview passed away Jan. 20, 2019, at the Hospice Care Center. He was ...
John Robert Gilkey | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Sept. 26, 1937 — March 2, 2019. At 81, John was a vital, intelligent man. He sat in his favorite chair, and suddenly slipped away to join his loved-ones who had ...
Constans Riblett | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Sept. 6, 1937—April 9, 2019. Constans “Connie” Riblett, 81, of Longview, WA, passed away April 9, 2019. Connie was born Sept. 6, 1937, to Frank and Virginia ...
Bette Lynn Buker | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
October 21, 1950—April 19, 2019. Bette Lynn Buker, 68, of Silver Lake passed away April 19, 2019, at Community Home Health & Hospice in Longview.
Harold 'Bud' Koenig | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
July 11, 1922 — Dec. 16, 2018. Harold “Bud” Koenig, a resident of Longview nearly since its founding, passed peacefully surrounded by family on Dec. 16, 2018 ...
LCC hosts regional science competition | Local Longview Daily News
Future Albert Einsteins and Marie Curies scurried around Lower Columbia College on Saturday morning in a rush to attend labs, exams and special events at ...
Dr. Steven M. Sanwick | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Feb. 8, 1942—June 1, 2019. Steven M. Sanwick, MD, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones, on June 1, 2019, in Spokane, WA. He is survived by ...
R.A. Long High School Key Club members attend convention in Seattle Longview Daily News
Members of the R.A. Long High Key Club recently attended the 66th annual Pacific Northwest District Convention (DCON) in Seattle. The theme was “ *Service* to ...
Hubert 'Roy' Parsons | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Nov. 30, 1934 — Dec. 14, 2018. Roy Parsons, 84, of Kelso died Dec. 14, 2018, at the Hospice Care Center. He was born Nov. 30, 1934, in St. John, ...
Standout Grad: Andres Smiley, RA Long | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Before was a star athlete and a student leader, he was a jailbird.
New club's work 'shows the heart of Castle Rock kids' Longview Daily News
Castle Rock High School students looking to make a difference in their community can now join a *service*-based organization at school — and recruit others to ...
RA Long's 2012 class sheds 'ghetto school' label | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Rich Reeves, R.A. Long High School's principal, remembers one of his students telling him, “We don't want to be known as the ghetto school anymore.”
Local high schoolers to show off acting chops at one-act showcase Longview Daily News
Longview theater buffs can get a sneak peek at the future of local acting at the One Act Festival Showcase, starring exclusively high school students.
Barbara Hunter | Obituaries Longview Daily News
June 9, 1935 — March 25, 2019. Our beloved mother, Barbara Lee Hunter, went to meet her Lord on March 25, 2019. Barbara was born on June 9, 1935, ...
Kathleen Malone Nelson | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Sept. 13, 1944 — Feb. 26, 2019. Kathleen Malone Nelson passed away Feb. 26, 2019. She was born in Longview on Sept. 13, 1944, to Mark and Ellen Malone.
Nicole I. 'Niki' Bell | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
April 29, 1977 — July 28, 2018. Nicole Irene Bell, 41, passed away after a long battle with cancer July 28, 2018, at the Hospice Care Center. Niki was born April ...
Bill Kasch is preserving Longview's history, one project at a time Longview Daily News
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Candice Schulz wants clients to wake up looking pretty Longview Daily News
Candice Schulz wanted to be a special effects makeup artist when she was in high school.
Teen car accident victim an "extremely caring individual" Longview Daily News
Tatum Tootoosis-Didier, the 2016 R.A. Long High School graduate who died in a car accident Friday afternoon near Rainier, was an honor student and ...
John Forrester | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Dec. 10, 1938—March 2019. John W. Forrester Sr., 80, passed away at Canterbury Gardens in Longview. John was born Dec. 10, 1938, in Damascus, Va., ...
How to fund potential high school merger far from certain, panel admits Longview Daily News
If no one buys Mark Morris High School, Longview's proposed high school consolidation likely won't happen, facilities committee member Bob Guide predicted.
One high school or two for Longview? | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
A Longview school building study started out as a way to cope with declining enrollment, but it has morphed into something much bigger in scope — a proposal ...
Sidelines: RAL vs. Kelso perfect timing for Jacks' class of '72 Longview Daily News
To Bradd Reynolds, it seemed like the whole world must have been there. The stands were packed. People were jammed in shoulder-to-shoulder along the ...
'The Big Fella' From Toledo Calls it a Career Centralia Chronicle
The longest branch on the basketball-crazy Wallace family tree will have to pay to get into the gym the next time he tries to take in a game. That's because.
Columbia River Chamber Music Festival begins Aug. 3 | Local Longview Daily News
The Columbia River Chamber Music Festival, which features free concerts by local musicians, kicks-off the evening of Aug. 3 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church ...
Losia Spaulding | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Feb. 22, 1936—April 3, 2019. Losia Mae Spaulding, 83, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at home. She was born to Roy and Rachel Truex in ...
Jeanette Pauline Torgerson | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
November 15, 1959—August 20, 2018. Jeanette Pauline Torgerson peacefully passed away on August 20, 2018. She is survived by her mother, Barbara ...
Stageworks Northwest unveils 2018-19 lineup | Local | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Longview-based Stageworks Northwest has revealed its five-production slate for the 2018-19 season.
Top Longview and Kelso education salaries for 2016-17 | Local Longview Daily News
The Daily News typically reports the top 10 salaries of local officials when cities and school districts adopt annual budgets. Figures for Kelso and Longview ...
Forrest “Holly” Bishop | Obituaries | tdn.com Longview Daily News
Forrest Holly Bishop was born in Longview on Dec. 26, 1926, and passed away on Sept. 17, 2016, following a serious fall outside the family home.
R.A. Long grad returns to his musical roots for Sunday performance Longview Daily News
Since he graduated from R.A. Long High School 38 years ago, Grant Mack has played flute and sung in choirs. But mostly, he's been a classical piano player, ...
Award-winning clock made 28 years ago by RAL senior destroyed by burglars Longview Daily News
The stained oak, 7-foot-10-inch tall grandfather clock took then 17-year-old R.A. Long High School junior Russ Meder two years and 1000 hours to build by ...
Sports briefs for May 9, 2019 Camas Washougal Post Record
Camas senior Emma Cox fires a shot into hole 18 at Tri-Mountain Golf Course in Ridgefield in round one of the district tournament on Monday, May 6. (Wayne ...
Civil War Soccer: Cabrera's return opens up Jacks' offense in 3-1 win Longview Daily News
How nice is it to have Jesus Cabrera back in an R.A. Long uniform?
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