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Virginia Birkeland Norton died on 31 January 2019 in Spokane Valley, WA. She was 88 years old.
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 ...
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 ...
James P. Wale Jr. 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 ...
Class Gatherings Calendar: February 19-28 Longview Daily News
Castle Rock Alumni classes of 1947-1950: noon, Peper's 49er Restaurant, 916 Walsh Ave. N.E., Castle Rock. Kelso High School class of 1955: 11:30 a.m., ...
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.
R.A. Long High School honor roll Longview Daily News
The R.A. Long High School second semester honor roll for the 2017-2018 school year has been announced.
Longview teachers go on strike 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.
Longview high school teachers fight new schedule 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.
Mainstage Theatre announces 2018-2019 season | Entertainment Longview Daily News
The 2018-2019 Mainstage Theatre season begins Nov. 9.
R.A. Long lockdown ends 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 ...
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.
RAL students organize domestic violence awareness walk Longview Daily News
R.A. Long High School's multicultural club has been giving back to the community since its inception nine years ago, but Saturday it's taking its commitment to ...
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 ...
Freshmen who brought airsoft gun to R.A. Long had no clear motive, police say Longview Daily News
The two 14-year-old R.A. Long High School students arrested Friday for allegedly possessing an airsoft gun had no clear motive for handling the gun at school, ...
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.
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 ...
Judge orders teachers back to school 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 ...
Longview teachers march; negotiators meet 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.
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.
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.
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 ...
Frank E. Handy 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.
Kelso High School to hold food drives at basketball games Longview Daily News
Kelso High School students will collect nonperishable food and monetary donations during boys and girls basketball home games this Friday against R.A. Long ...
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 ...
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.
Terry Smithton Hollinger 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 Class of 2017: 'No excuses' 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 ...
LCC hosts regional science competition 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 ...
Stageworks Northwest unveils 2018-19 lineup Longview Daily News
Longview-based Stageworks Northwest has revealed its five-production slate for the 2018-19 season.
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 ...
Meade Arthur Cobb Longview Daily News
July 19, 1926 — Oct. 19,2018. Meade Arthur Cobb, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, passed away after a lengthy and valiant ...
Hubert 'Roy' Parsons 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, ...
Ronald Arthur Pithan Longview Daily News
1941 — 2018. Ronald Arthur Pithan, 77, of Longview passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of Dec. 24 after suffering complications related to ...
Michele Erickson Cook Longview Daily News
Nov. 19, 1954 — Aug. 23, 2018. Michele (Bettineski) Erickson Cook, 63, passed away peacefully at home Aug. 23, 2018. That same day, our world lost a dearly ...
Longview teachers, district to negotiate over weekend 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 ...
180 R.A. Long High School seniors graduate Saturday Longview Daily News
Sofia Sanchez came a long way to graduate Saturday from R.A. Long High School.
Robert Lakefish Longview Daily News
Dec. 7, 1940 — Jan. 3, 2019. Bob Lakefish, 78, of Longview passed away Jan. 3, 2019, surrounded by family at St. John Medical Center. He was born Dec.
Beverly Jeanne Fisher Longview Daily News
Jan. 1, 1925 — Nov. 8, 2018. Beverly Jeanne Fisher, 93, passed away peacefully at the Hospice Care Center Nov. 8, 2018. She was born Jan. 1, 1925, in ...
David Lee Cudd Longview Daily News
Feb. 22, 1937 — Nov. 2, 2018. David Lee Cudd, 80, passed away at his home in Bellevue, Wash., on Nov. 2, 2018. He was the husband of Joy Lavell Cudd.
Nicole I. 'Niki' Bell 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 ...
Kelso Longview chamber recognizes leaders in business and education Longview Daily News
The Kelso Longview Chamber of Commerce Pillars of Strength and Crystal Apple Awards on Wednesday night recognized excellence in education and ...
Bill Kasch is preserving Longview's history, one project at a time Longview Daily News
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Unions continue strike in Longview on first day of school KPTV.com
For students in the Longview School District, what was supposed to be the first day of school was marked with picket lines and empty classrooms.
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 ...
One high school or two? 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. ...
Longview's graduation rate continues steady rise 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, ...
John Henry Smith Longview Daily News
John Henry Smith. July 21, 1927—June 18, 2018. John was born to John and Maude Smith Meester on July 21, 1927 in Woodland, Washington. He grew up in ...
Shirley Ann Rambo Longview Daily News
Shirley Ann Rambo. May 22, 1936 — Nov. 1, 2018. Shirley Ann Rambo, 82, of Longview passed away Nov. 1, 2018, at the Hospice Care Center. She was born ...
'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.
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.
John Chilson hands off Longview's historic Merk Longview Daily News
John Chilson's fingerprints are all over downtown Longview's historic Merk building.
Mainstage Theatre's "Peter and the Starcatcher" brings magic, pirates to stage Longview Daily News
Many people know the famous story of Peter Pan, the boy who never grew up, but Mainstage Theatre's newest production brings the iconic character's origin ...
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.
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.
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 ...
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.
Mainstage's "She Kills Monsters" turns Dungeons and Dragons into teen drama Longview Daily News
In Mainstage Theatre's newest show, “She Kills Monsters,” the popular role-playing board game “Dungeons and Dragons” is transformed into much more — the ...
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?
Mark Allen Setters Longview Daily News
April 25, 1962 — Sept. 19, 2018. Mark Setters passed away Sept. 19, 2018, in the North Cascade mountains. He was born April 25, 1962, to William and Leeta ...
Patrick Walter Somers Longview Daily News
Jan. 16, 1948 — Aug. 11, 2018. A beloved husband, father and grandfather, Pat Somers, 70, of Rainier, Ore., passed away suddenly at his home on Aug.
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.
Richard Arthur Wicht Longview Daily News
Jan. 22, 1924 — Dec. 14, 2018. Richard Arthur Wicht passed away peacefully at home, in King City, Ore., on Dec. 14, 2018. He was our loving, gentle, sweet ...
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 native perishes in North Pacific Longview Daily News
A former Longview resident has died in a sport fishing accident off the Aleutian Islands hundreds of miles west of the Alaska mainland, according to his mother ...
Orville Ravencraft Jr. Longview Daily News
Sept. 25, 1944 — Jan. 4, 2019. Orville Ravencraft Jr., 74, of Longview passed away Jan. 4, 2019, at the Hospice Care Center. He was born Sept. 25, 1944, to ...
Monticello Middle School standardizes plan for improving math scores Longview Daily News
When it comes to mastering one of the state's most challenging subjects, Monticello Middle School is quite the Cinderella story.
Go 4th Festival adds new event, extra day Longview Daily News
Opening with a kids' block party and ending in fireworks, the annual Go 4th Festival returns to Longview next week to celebrate Independence Day.
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 ...
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 ...
Standing-room only at Longview council meeting addressing library budget Longview Daily News
Facing a public outcry, the Longview City Council on Thursday night partially backed off planned cuts in the public library's budget.
Timothy Karlovich | Obituaries Longview Daily News
Timothy John Karlovich. June 10, 1953 - July 17, 2018. Tim was born to Michael and Olga Karlovich at St. Johns Hospital in Longview. He graduated from R.A. ...
Juanita R. 'Nita' Bogdan Longview Daily News
Jan. 25, 1932 — Dec. 18, 2018. Longtime local resident Juanita Ruth Bogdan, 86, of Castle Rock passed away Dec. 18, 2018.
RAL teacher among two men charged with third-degree rape of teen Longview Daily News
Police Saturday arrested two Longview men - including an R.A. Long High School math teacher - on suspicion of having a sexual relationship with the same ...
Monte Gene Hamer Longview Daily News
Sept. 16, 1928 — Nov. 19, 2018. Monte Gene Hamer of Castle Rock passed into the loving arms of his savior Jesus Christ on Nov. 19, 2018, at the age of 90.
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 ...
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 ...
Brandon S. Jensen Longview Daily News
Brandon Scot Jensen, 45, of Longview passed away unexpectedly Nov. 5, 2015, at St. John Medical Center after suffering a heart attack.
Longview cop helps former Longview man escape addiction Longview Daily News
By the time he left Longview for Oklahoma six months ago, Garrett Remster “was very well-known by all of Longview police force,” the 25-year-old recalls of his ...
Longview woman leaves $750,000 in her will for local non-profits Longview Daily News
A longtime Longview woman has left $750000 for three local non-profits, according to her will.
Longview teen ID'd as victim in log truck crash on Highway 30 KATU
A Longview, Wash. teenager has been identified as the victim in a crash involving a log truck Friday afternoon.The crash was reported on Highway 30 near ...
'Sad story, happy ending': Longview man writes memoir about alcoholism Longview Daily News
The first time Ray Merrill tried alcohol, he was 13 years old.
Harold 'Bud' Koenig 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 ...
PUD Commissioner candidates talk I-1631, wind farms Longview Daily News
In the race for Cowlitz County PUD's District 2 Commissioner, both Duane Dalgleish and Ned Piper have painted themselves as advocates for customers.
Longview college student a bass-fishing maniac Longview Daily News
High school athletes have long earned college scholarships for excellence in football, basketball, volleyball and many other sports. However, one Longview ...
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 ...
RAL grad Jeff Pilson still rocking in Foreigner Longview Daily News
For every 10000 rock musicians, only one will end up like Jeff Pilson, touring the world and playing for auditoriums full of fans.
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.
Nadine Starr | Recent Deaths Longview Daily News
Nadine Starr, 94, passed away peacefully on Dec. 25, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif., due to complications of a massive stroke she suffered earlier in the month.
Running Start enrollment explodes Longview Daily News
Statewide Running Start enrollment has steadily increased since the program was first introduced more than two decades ago, but its popularity among local ...
Longview School District puts the brakes on auto shop classes Longview Daily News
Citing high costs, declining student interest and scheduling issues, Longview school officials plan to scrap the district's decades-old high school auto mechanics ...
Ellen Wilcox Longview Daily News
Ellen Ruth (Dishman) Wilcox, 63, of Longview passed away April 19, 2017, at home.
Thurman poses toughest election challenge ever for Sheriff Nelson Longview Daily News
Running for re-election has never been tougher for Cowlitz County Sheriff Mark Nelson.
23 Club: Bill Noteboom and Margie Botten Longview Daily News
The Notebooms' legacy in the '23 Club may be best captured by colorful flowers.
Del Ray II tenant: 'I was sold the wrong title to my home' Longview Daily News
Longview resident Randall Beck spent two and a half years paying off the title to his home in the Del Ray II mobile home park.
Justin L. Clark Longview Daily News
Justin Logan Clark, 27, of Longview passed away July 4, 2017, at home.
Youth & Family Link programs | Lifestyles Longview Daily News
A variety of free programs are offered through Youth & Family Link.
'23 Club: Buffe Antilla Longview Daily News
Buffe Antilla hasn't lived in Longview all of her life, but it's close. All but a dozen or so of her 98 years have been spent here.
Longview's new special education director returns home Longview Daily News
People sometimes ask Elizabeth West, the Longview School District's new special education director, what she's doing here.
Clifford Michael “Mick” McLean Longview Daily News
Clifford Michael “Mick” McLean passed away peacefully at the Park Royal Health and Rehabilitation center in Longview, WA on June 6, 2016 at the age of 82.
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