Sherman County eNews #285

CONTENT

  1. North Central Education Service District Board, Nov. 3

  2. Sherman County Historical Society Fall Program: Author Jane Kirkpatrick, Nov. 6

  3. Sherman County in The Times-Journal, Oct. 27

  4. 2016-17 Sherman HS Basketball Schedule

  5. Sherman Fair Board Seeks Fair Theme Ideas, Grand Marshal Nominees

  6. The Four Agreements

  7. Links: Things to Think About & Things to Do 


1. North Central Education Service District Board, Nov. 3

The North Central Education Service District board of directors will meet in regular session, Thursday, November 3, at 6 p.m. at the ESD Administrative Office in Condon. Agenda topics include reports, 2nd reading of policies, Frontier TeleNet and Boys and Girls State.


 2. Sherman County Historical Society Fall Program: Author Jane Kirkpatrick, Nov. 6

Moro, OR – The Sherman County Historical Society invites you to a special talk and book signing with Jane Kirkpatrick on November 6th at the Grass Valley Pavilion in Grass Valley, Oregon. Jane will share memories of Sherman County and celebrate the 25th Anniversary of her book Homestead along with her latest release, This Road We Traveled while inspiring the pioneer in all of us.

Doors open at 1:30pm with refreshments and hors d’oeuvres served along with wine from Moody Tollbridge Winery. Jane’s presentation starts at 2:30pm followed by her signing books with copies available for purchase. Admission is $10 at the door. For more information call 541-565-3232 or visit our Facebook page.


3. Sherman County in The Times-Journal, Oct. 27

classifieds.boySee The Times Journal, October 27, 2016.

  • Sherman court discusses fiber project, Frontier TeleNet matters at special meeting in Moro.
  • Basketball Officials Needed in Columbia Basin
  • Sherman County Notes

4. 2016-17 Sherman HS Basketball Schedule

sports.basketball.netHead Boys Coach/Principal:   Bill Blevins

Asst. Boys Coach:  Bill Martin, Clint Moore, Ethan Moore

Boys JV Coach: Gary Lewis                                          

Head Girls Coach:    Steve Bird

Asst. Girls Coach:  Laurie Perisho

DATE DAY OPPONENT SITE GJV BJV GV BV
               
Dec. 2, 3 F/S Sherman Invitational

Culver, Grant Union,  Sherman, Stanfield

Sherman 4:30 3:00 6:00 / TBA 7:30 / TBA
    JV vs Stanfield (Fri Only) MS Gym   4:30 3:00    
Dec. 9 Fri North Powder Sherman 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Dec. 16, 17 F/S Hosanna Tournament Klamath Falls     TBA TBA
               
Dec. 27, 28, 29 T/W/T Optimist Christmas Classic LaGrande     TBA  
Dec 27-30   Punahou Invitational Honolulu, HI       11:00am
       Jan. 6 Fri Horizon Sherman 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Jan. 7 Sat Ione Ione 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Jan. 10 Tues Dufur Dufur 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Jan. 13 Fri Spray/Mitchell Mitchell 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Jan. 14 Sat South Wasco Sherman 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Jan. 20 Fri Arlington Sherman 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Jan. 21 Sat Condon/Wheeler Condon 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Jan. 24 Tues Stanfield Stanfield 4:00 @ Elem. 4:00 7:00 5:30
               
Jan. 27 Fri Ione Sherman 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Jan. 28 Sat Horizon Christian Hood River 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Jan. 31 Tues Bye          
               
Feb. 3 Fri South Wasco Maupin 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Feb. 4 Sat Spray/Mitchell Sherman 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Feb. 7 Tues Dufur Sherman 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Feb. 10 Fri Arlington Arlington 3:00 4:30 6:00 7:30
               
Feb. 11 Sat Condon/Wheeler Sherman 1:00 2:30 4:00 5:30
               
Feb. 17, 18 Fri/Sat Big Sky Tournament Madras     TBA TBA

5. Sherman Fair Board Seeks Fair Theme Ideas, Grand Marshal Nominees

arrow.blueswishHave you submitted your fair theme idea?  Don’t forget to submit your ideas for the fair theme and have a chance to win a $25 gift card to Fred Meyer if we select your idea.  Also accepting nominations for Grand Marshal for the 2017 fair.  Applications are available at your local post office or request one by email at jrzimmerlee@hotmail.com but hurry! The fair board will be voting on your submissions at our November 3rd meeting! Thank you, Jennifer Zimmerlee


6. The Four Agreements

Be impeccable with your words.

Don’t take anything personally.

Don’t make assumptions.

Always do your best.

The Four Agreements ~ By Don Miguel Ruiz
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
The Four Agreements are tools to help us in the process of personal transformation. This transformation requires an inventory of our beliefs, which are based on agreements we have made with life. We can transform our beliefs and break our old, self-limiting agreements by practicing the Four Agreements.

THE FOUR AGREEMENTS ARE:

  • Be Impeccable With Your Word

Say only what you mean. The word is the most powerful tool we have as humans. Depending upon how it is used, the word can help us to become free or to enslave us. By practicing impeccability we can clear up communication problems, heal relationships, and create enough personal power to break our old limiting agreements.

  • Don’t Take Things Personally

Each of us lives in our own personal dream, and what we say, what we do, and the opinions we give come from the agreements that we have in our own minds – they have nothing to do with anyone else. By the same token, others’ opinions have nothing to do with us, so there is nothing to take personally. When we make the assumption that whatever happens is because of us, we continue to hurt each other and brood about what we call injustice. A huge amount of freedom is gained when we take nothing personally.

  • Don’t Make Assumptions

We make assumptions when we think we know what others mean, or when we think they know what we mean. The problem with making all those assumptions is that we believe them as the truth, and we blame others for the assumptions that we make. We must have the courage to ask what another means, and the courage to say what we really mean. The day we stop making assumptions, we communicate cleanly and clearly, free of emotional poison.

  • Always Do Your Best

This agreement makes the other three possible. When we simply do our best — not more and not less — we avoid self-condemnation and we have no regrets. Although our best is always changing, we continually strive to do our best.


7. Links: Things to Think About & Things to Do

world.EuropeAfricaMaryhill Museum Current Special Exhibitions http://www.maryhillmuseum.org/visit/exhibitions/current-special-exhibitions 

Germany: Muslim Migrant, Four Wives, 23 Children Receive $390,000/yr. http://www.breitbart.com/london/2016/10/26/germany-muslim-migrant-four-wives-23-children-receives-390000-year-benefits/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social

Which states are saying no to resettlement of Syrian refugees? http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/u-s-governors-dont-have-power-to-refuse-refugees-access-to-their-states/

The Islamic State Just Wants to Watch the World Burn http://features.foreignpolicy.com/10-27-2016-the-islamic-state-just-wants-to-watch-the-world-burn-mosul-offensive-iraq/

Ammon Bundy, other militants found not guilty in Oregon standoff trial http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/bundys-found-not-guilty-oregon-standoff-trial/

Oregon militia lawyer TAZED by U.S. Marshalls after trial https://thehornnews.com/oregon-militia-lawyer-tazed-u-s-marshalls-trial/

Dangerous Collusion http://townhall.com/columnists/davidlimbaugh/2016/10/21/dangerous-collusion-n2235129?utm_source=thdaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nl&newsletterad=

Inside the Invisible Government: War, Propaganda, Clinton and Trump http://www.globalresearch.ca/inside-the-invisible-government-war-propaganda-clinton-and-trump/5553361

Oregon Watchdog Free Daily Reports http://www.oregonwatchdog.com/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+OregonWatchdog+%28Oregon+Watchdog%29

Take a Tour of the International Space Station  https://www.washingtonpost.com/video/national/take-a-tour-of-the-international-space-station/2016/10/28/574fd8a4-9ce3-11e6-b552-b1f85e484086_video.html


 

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