1. CLASSIFIEDS (new or corrected)
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THANK YOU & CONGRATULATORY NOTES:
Happy Birthday, Sherman County! 1889-2018
COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FUND-RAISERS:
SHERMAN COUNTY WRESTLING CLUB SHIRTS. If you are interested in purchasing a Sherman County Wrestling Club shirt please contact Jeremy Lanthorn with your size. Sizes will be available from Youth Small to 2XL, cost will be $20.00 to cover the cost of the shirt and to help the wrestling club raise money to purchase a new mat as well as competition gear. firstname.lastname@example.org 2/23
Sherman County School Coaching Opportunities. Coaching positions are currently available in the following areas:
Boys and Girls HS Track & Field (Head Coach)
Boys and Girls HS Track & Field (Assistant Coach)
Boys and Girls Tennis (Head Coach).
These jobs will remain open until filled. Criminal record check and pre-employment drug testing will be required for all positions. For further information and application materials please email Gary Lewis at email@example.com or Wes Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sherman County School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
COURSE MARSHAL / SUPPORT SPECIALIST WANTED. Watch races and get paid for it too. Oregon Raceway Park is seeking corner workers for the 2018 season. Candidates must be 18 years of age, able to climb ladders, have the ability to be outdoors (sometimes in harsh conditions), have good verbal communication skills and be able to react calmly and quickly to emergency situations. We are proud to offer our event presenters a source of skilled and competent personnel to staff our many and varied events from Auto, Kart and Motorcycle Races. Training will be held March 17, 2018 9am-5pm at 93811 Blagg Lane, Grass Valley, OR. If interested please contact, Brenda Pikl: 541-333 2452 or email@example.com. 3/9
TEMPORARY INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT
Position: Temporary Instructional Assistant
Start Date: February 26, 2018
Position Description: Sherman County School District is seeking a highly qualified and self-motivated temporary Instructional Assistant with preferred previous experience working in a school environment. The successful candidate will support instructional and other activities as assigned for a twelve week period. This position will remain open until filled. Criminal record check and pre-employment drug testing required.
How to Apply: For further information and application materials please email Wes Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-565-3500. Sherman County School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT
Start Date 4/2/18
Work Schedule Monday – Friday 7:45 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Current Salary $11.04 – $13.74/hour DOE
Job Description/Responsibility Sherman County School District is seeking a qualified Food Service Assistant. Criminal record check and pre-employment drug screening is required. Health Insurance Package is pro-rated for this 6 hour per day position. The Food Service Assistant’s primary responsibilities include dishwashing and salad bar preparation. The Food Service Assistant must be able to lift up to 50 lbs., and must also be organized, reliable, self-motivated, capable of planning and scheduling, and is responsible for a variety of other miscellaneous duties to ensure the kitchen and cafeteria are maintained in a healthy, safe, and sanitary manner. Application Method/Materials Required Please submit a letter of interest, application (available from the school district) and resume if you are interested in the position to: Wes Owens, Superintendent, 65912 High School Loop, Moro, Oregon 97039 | (541) 565-3500 email@example.com This position will remain open until filled. Sherman County School District is an equal opportunity employer.
TEMPORARY LICENSED HEALTH EDUCATION SPECIALIST.
Endorsement(s) Required: Endorsement in Health Education is required for this position. Other opportunities may become available to increase FTE.
Salary: Salary will be dependent upon start date, education, and experience.
Start Date: On or before, January 29, 2018.
Position Description: Sherman County School District is seeking a highly qualified .43 FTE Health Education Specialist. The successful candidate will spend two (2) periods each day teaching Health Education classes serving 7th-12th grade students and one (1) period each day as the Yearbook classroom instructor. The workday for this position will be from 7:45 am until 11:15 am. Current paid coaching opportunities that are available at this time include Head High School Tennis Coach and Head High School Track Coach, other potential coaching and advisor opportunities may also become available.
- Ability to work independently as well as a member of a team.
- Ability to communicate with parents, students and staff.
- Able to meet the individual needs of all students.
- Excellent planning, organizational skills.
- Qualified applicants who have experience and an interest in coaching are encouraged to apply.
About Sherman County School District: The Sherman County School District is a K-12 progressive school with approximately 245 students, located in Moro, Oregon. The 2016-17 school year saw the opening of a new elementary and remodeled Jr./Sr. High School connected as one modernized facility. Criminal record check and pre-employment drug testing required. For further information and application materials please email Wes Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sherman County School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
LAND. RMLS# 17410095. A chance to own 1.5 acres close to Moro but in the country. This property is waiting for you to bring your house plans and call it home. Subject to final short plat approval, taxes to be determined. $50,000. Call Tiffany Hillman with Dryside Property @ 541-993-7006 5/1
HANDCRAFTED FURNITURE & NOVELTY GIFTS. Considerately Handcrafted furniture and novelty gifts created from re-purposed wine & whiskey barrels. ~The Wood Butcher | Wasco, Oregon | 541-993-4282 | https://www.oldwoodnbarrels.com/ 2/23
FOR RENT OR LEASE:
LOCAL HANDYMAN SERVICES. No job too small. Licensed general contractor. Equipment operator. OR CCB #135768 KCK, Inc. 541-993-4282 3/30
- The Times-Journal – a weekly serving Wheeler, Gilliam & Sherman counties, P.O. Box 746, Condon, OR 97823 | 541-384-2411 email@example.com $35/year
- The Dalles Chronicle . http://www.thedalleschronicle.com/subscribe/
- The Goldendale Sentinel. 117 W. Main St., Goldendale, WA 98620 (509) 773-3777 | firstname.lastname@example.org | http://www.goldendalesentinel.com/
- The Oregonian – Delivery. The Dalles Oregonian, P.O. Box 1367, The Dalles, OR 97058; 541-296-3600 email@example.com
- USA TODAY. Home delivery. Contact The Dalles Oregonian, P.O. Box 1367, The Dalles, OR 97058; 541-296-3600 firstname.lastname@example.org
- City of Wasco
- City of Moro
- City of Grass Valley
- City of Rufus
- Eastern Oregon
- John Day River Territory
- Oregon Raceway Park, Grass Valley
- Sherman County Things to See and Do
- Sherman County
- Sherman County Visitor Center, Sherman County Historical Museum, 10-5 May through October
BUDGET COMMITTEE OPENINGS (3): The City of Moro has three (3) openings for the Budget Committee. The term is two years and is a Council appointed position. This position consists of one/two meetings yearly. Anyone interested in the above position should contact: Erik Glover, Moro City Administrator, 541-565-3535, email@example.com or send a letter to: City of Moro, Attn: Budget Committee, PO BOX 231, Moro, OR 97039 by April 02, 2018. 3/30
2. CALENDAR (new or corrected)
1 AARP Tax Aide Sites Open Statewide
24 OSU Small Farm Conference, Corvallis
25 Happy Birthday Sherman County 1889-2018
26 Sherman County Photography Club 6 Steve Burnett Extension Bldg.
27 Mid-Columbia Council of Governments Board of Directors 1:15 The Dalles
28 Sherman County Board of Property Tax Appeals 9
28 Retirement Open House for Rosanna Breeding 1-4 Farm Service Agency
1 Sherman County Fair Board Meeting 7
1-4 National Association of Counties Conference, Washington, D.C.
3 Bill Flatt Memorial Service 1 Condon High School gymnasium
7 Sherman County Court 9
7 Mid-Columbia Economic Development District Exec. Board Meeting 4
7 All County Prayer Meeting, Moro Presbyterian Church Refreshments and social time at 6:30, prayer time from 7:00 to 8:30.
9 Community Renewable Energy Association (CREA) Board Meeting 10-1
10 Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum 9 The Roaring Twenties
10 Columbia Gorge Genealogical Society Program 10:30 Discovery Center
13 Sherman Soil & Water Conservation Board Meeting 8:30
13 Tri-County Mental Health Board Meeting 11-2
13 North Central Public Health Board Meeting 3
14 Sherman County Senior Center Advisory Committee 12:30 Senior Center
15 Maryhill Museum of Art Opens for the Season
17 Celebrate “St. Pat’s at St. Pete’s” 7 St. Peter’s Landmark, The Dalles
21 Sherman County Court 9
22 Mid-Columbia Economic Development District Board Meeting 4-6 Hood River
23-25 Northwest Horse Fair & Expo & Mustang Adoption, Albany, Oregon
4 Sherman County Court 9
4 All County Prayer Meeting, Wasco Church of Christ Refreshments and social time at 6:30, prayer time from 7:00 to 8:30.
5 Sherman County Fair Board 7
10 Sherman Soil & Water Conservation District Board Meeting 8:30
10? Tri-County Mental Health Board of Directors Meeting 11-2 The Dalles
10? North Central Public Health District 3 The Dalles
11 Sherman County Senior Center Advisory Committee 12:30
14 Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum 9 Speedsters & Racers
18 Sherman County Court 9
23-24 Sherman County Budget Committee 8
28-29 Oregon Ag Fest, Salem