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 By The Journal    Neighbors


Library goes to winter hours RITZVILLE – East Adams Library District began winter hours Jan. 4. The library, located at 302 W. Main Avenue, will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. They will be closed Monday, Ja... — Updated 1/7/2021


Pastor Teylea's Letter

“I (Jesus) have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” - John 16:33 For me,... — Updated 12/30/2020


Letters to Santa

Lind Grade School Santa Letters Mrs. Sanger’s 2nd Grade Class Dear Santa, A question I have for you is how old are you? I must say, my behavior this year was nice. Let me tell you about three nice things I have done. First, I... — Updated 12/30/2020


Nativity Scenes

I grew up in Texas. I loved the outdoors and the sun kept me tanned all year. I attended a Christian school during my elementary school years. As soon as possible after... — Updated 12/30/2020


Pastors Corner

Merry Christmas from the Lind Community Church – In this season of advent, we can turn our hearts to the study of Scripture pertaining to the first coming of our Lord and Savior: Isa. 7:14 – “Therefore the Lord Himself will g... — Updated 12/23/2020


Letters to Santa

Mrs. Jeske’s 1st grade class Dear Santa, I would like a toy fox! I would like a glow in the dark cry baby! Love you! Thank you. Love, Addy A. Dear Santa, I would like a helicopter. I want black and gray Dusty Crop Hoper. Love, Ja... — Updated 12/23/2020


Let the Peace of God Rest In Your Heart

The angel told the Shepherds in Luke 2: 14 “ Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward men!” This year has been anything but peaceful for many of us.... — Updated 12/23/2020


"Experiencing God"

Have you experienced God? Have you ever had Him speak to you in a real and powerful way? God spoke to Mary through an angel. He spoke to Joseph in a dream. With the shepherds, He used a multitude of heavenly hosts; and with the... — Updated 12/23/2020


Pastors Corner

Is there still hope, peace, and joy in the middle of a global pandemic? So many have lost jobs, finances, and loved ones. Personal losses have mounted for so many, even in our neighborhoods. Political unrest, rebellion,... — Updated 12/23/2020


Pastors Corner

“Twas the Night Before Christmas” by Clement Clarke Moore romanticized Christmas in ways that have become iconic to our vision of Christmas, complete with visions of sugar... — Updated 12/23/2020


Pastors Corner

Ritzville Branch Christmas is my favorite time of year! It is the time we celebrate Jesus Christ’s birth! His birth is important to me today and always will be. It is a glorious time of celebration! Now, Is His birth important... — Updated 12/23/2020


Jesus, the Lamb of God

From Luke 2:1-12 “In those days, a decree went out that all the world should be taxed. Everyone went to be taxed, each into his own city. Joseph also went up from Nazareth, into... — Updated 12/23/2020


Santa visits children at Ralston Grange

RALSTON – Grange members hosted Santa for a drive-through gift-giving and wish-making event Saturday, Dec. 12. Ralston Grange President Jerry Snyder said the event has been... — Updated 12/17/2020

 By The Journal    Neighbors

Students gather food

The Washtucna School principal will be getting a pie in the face, Thursday, Dec. 17. after students were able to collect more than 400 pounds of food for the Washtucna Food Bank. As of the end of last week, the students had... — Updated 12/17/2020

 By The Journal    Neighbors

Volunteers needed to bring Christmas to Malden, Pine City fire victims

SPOKANE – Innovia Foundation is launching “A Pine Creek Christmas: Celebrating Malden and Pine City” to provide a brighter Christmas for the families of Malden and Pine City displaced by the September wildfires. The... — Updated 12/10/2020


Ritzville's Decorative Holiday Spirit

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Jennifer Skaggs recognized for going Above and Beyond

RITZVILLE – Principal Cindy Deska recognized Ritzville Grade School employee Jennifer Skaggs at the Nov. 25 school board meeting for going “above and beyond.” Skaggs, the... — Updated 12/3/2020


Lots of stuff happening at the library these days

RITZVILLE – New items are available at East Adams Library District, just in time for winter holidays and extra time spent inside. The library is closed to indoor guests, but staff are available to help with ordering items for pic... — Updated 11/25/2020


"Storywalk" allows for reading while walking

RITZVILLE – Young children and their parents or guardians have a fun activity to check out, with the recent installation of a “Storywalk” along the Ritzville Walking Path. The... — Updated 11/25/2020


Double or nothing? Try 5:1

RALSTON – Community members have until Dec. 31 to take advantage of Innovia Foundation’s generous offer to match scholarship donations five to one. If community members... — Updated 11/20/2020


Greet the holidays in style

RITZVILLE – Lisa Killian is turning a fun hobby helping others get ready for the holidays, family dinners, receptions and other events into a new business venture. "What I really... — Updated 11/20/2020


Staff Profile: Maria Carmen Garcia

LIND – Maria Carmen Garcia is this month’s recipient of the Above and Beyond award from the Lind-Ritzville Cooperative School District. Garcia performs multiple jobs for the sch... — Updated 11/12/2020


Civilians make concessions to the war

RITZVILLE – Joanna McCrady, who shared the story of her cousin Adolph Gram’s invaluable service to General Dwight D. Eisenhower at the end of World War II, recalled details of... — Updated 11/12/2020


Vietnam Veterans receive their recognition for service in the war

RITZVILLE – Vietnam Veteran John Marshall said he has spent the past 50 years trying to forget about the war, but for one night he pushed the ghosts aside to receive recognition... — Updated 11/12/2020


Local man delivered Eisenhower's instructions

RITZVILLE – Joanne McCrady of Ritzville speaks with pride of her cousin Adolph Grams, a first lieutenant in the U.S. Army who played a key role as a U.S. liaison and translator in... — Updated 11/12/2020


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