1. SPIRITUAL MATTERS
For the beauty of the earth, For the beauty of the skies, For the love which from our birth Over and around us lies; For the wonder of each hour Of the day and of the night, Hill and vale, and tree and flower, Sun and moon, and stars of light; For the joy of ear and eye, For the heart and mind’s delight, For the mystic harmony Linking sense to sound and sight… lord of all, to Thee we raise This our hymn of grateful praise. ~ Folliot S. Pierpoint, 1864; Conrad Kocher, 1838 The Hymn Book (Presbyterian).
“Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our Thanksgiving.” ~W.T. Purkiser
2. CLASSIFIEDS (new or corrected)
THANK YOU & CONGRATULATORY NOTES:
COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION FUND-RAISERS:
Three local Christmas shopping opportunities in our county communities, all three on December 7th! All three benefit sponsoring organization that provide services to us!
SHERMAN COUNTY FAIR’s Christmas Bazaar and Christmas Tree Sale 10-3:30 Sherman County School on December 7th.
SHERMAN COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM. Christmas shopping at The Museum Store and Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day displays December 7 10-3. No admission fee. Brand new items just for the Christmas Sale plus all your year-round favorites. 10% Discount for Sherman County Historical Society members. Got a history buff on your list? MUSEUM MEMBERSHIPS MAKE GREAT GIFTS!
GRASS VALLEY PAVILION. Country Christmas Bazaar 10-2 on December 7th at the Grass Valley Pavilion.
See Classifieds in The Times-Journal.
INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT Sherman County School District, 65912 High School Loop, Moro, Oregon 97039. Temporary Instructional Assistant for the 2019-20 School Year. Posting Sherman County School is seeking a Temporary .94 FTE highly qualified Instructional Assistant candidate with preferred previous experience working in an educational setting. The successful candidate will work under the direct supervision of the school administration to support activities as assigned. This position will start on or close to November 12. This is a temporary position for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. Criminal record check and pre-employment drug screening required. For information and application materials please email or call Wes Owens at firstname.lastname@example.org or 541-565-3500. Application Method/Materials Required Please submit a letter of interest, application (available from the school district), resume, and letters of recommendation 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.
SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS. Mid-Columbia Bus Company Seeks Bus Drivers. Do you know someone with time to spare, who loves to drive, and help others? Refer them to Mid-Columbia Bus Company! Once the person you refer becomes certified and drives a full route for at least 30 days, we will donate $1000.00 to a school organization of your choice. What we offer: $13.60 an hour; $500 Sign on bonus; Paid training; Flexible schedule; Dental, Vision, Medical Plan; 401 K … And more. Qualifications: Pass a criminal history check; Have a good driving record; Have a valid Oregon driver’s license; Ability to obtain Class B CDL with training Contact Mid-Columbia Bus Company and tell us where to make a donation today: Amberlena Shaffer, Recruiter. OFFICE: (541) 303-5093Email: amberlena@MidCoBus.com Website: www.MidCoBus.com
SHERMAN COUNTY BUSINESS DIRECTORY https://www.co.sherman.or.us/businesses/
- The Times-Journal – a weekly serving Wheeler, Gilliam & Sherman counties, P.O. Box 746, Condon, OR 97823 | Ph. 541-384-2421 | Fax 541-384-2411 firstname.lastname@example.org $37.50/year; $47.50 for beyond this area.
- Wheeler County News, P.O. Box 190, Spray, OR 97874 email@example.com | wheelercountynews.com $30/year outside Wheeler County. Ph: 541-468-2112 | Fax: 541-719-8003
- 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
DEHYDRATOR, JERKY MAKER. New still in the box never opened, Nesco Dehydrator & Jerky Maker FD-60 with 4 trays. asking $45 / best bid. Call 541-442-8572 Nancy 12/27
SHERMAN COUNTY CLASSIFIEDS, FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/groups/1680690712181261/
SHOP LOCALLY! SHERMAN COUNTY BUSINESSES https://www.co.sherman.or.us/businesses/
FOR RENT OR LEASE:
ROOMS FOR RENT. 2 rooms for rent at the Just us Inn in Wasco. Completely furnished with internet and cable TV. Room 7 private entrance private bathroom two bedroom single bed and king size in Main. Use of common areas Kitchen and TV area. — 1 queen size bedroom with shared bath on second floor. Use of common areas TV room and kitchen. Please contact Ron at 503 – 957 – 6114. 11/29
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3. CALENDAR (new or corrected)
SHERMAN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT EVENTS CALENDAR https://shermancountyschooldistrict.weebly.com/scsd-event-calendar.html
22 Space Party 6 Sherman County Public/School Library
23 Condon’s Fall Festival
23 Moro Community Presbyterian Church Thanksgiving Dinner 5
26 Sherman County Transit Just Shopping Trip 9:30
28 THANKSGIVING DAY
2 Lower John Day Area Commission on Transportation 10-12 Sherman County
2 Grass Valley City Council 7
3 Moro City Council 7
4 Sherman County Court 9
4 All County Prayer Meeting Wasco Methodist Church social 6:30, prayer 7:00-8:30
5 Sherman County Fair Board 7
5 North Central Livestock Association, Riverside, Maupin
5-14 National Rodeo Finals, Las Vegas, Nevada
7 Country Christmas Bazaar 10-2 Grass Valley Pavilion
7 Christmas Shopping at The Museum Store 10-3 Moro
7 Christmas Bazaar and Christmas Tree Sale 10-3:30 Sherman Co. School
7-8 Cascade Singers Present “A Parker-Shaw Christmas”
9 Mid-Columbia Housing Authority Board Meeting 10
10 Sherman County Watershed Council Board Meeting 8
10 Sherman County Soil & Water Conservation District 8:30
10 North Central Public Health District Board Meeting 3
10-12 Oregon Farm Bureau Convention, Gleneden Beach
11 Sherman County Senior & Community Center Advisory 12:30
11 Rufus City Council 7
12 Mid-Columbia Economic Development District Board 4 White Salmon
13 Community Renewable Energy Association (CREA) Board Meeting 10-1
17 Wasco City Council 7
18 Sherman County Court 9
23-31 Sherman County School Christmas Break
31 NEW YEAR’S EVE
2 Sherman County Fair Board Meeting 7
6 Grass Valley City Council 7
7 Moro City Council 7
8 Rufus City Council 7
8 Sherman Senior Center Advisory 12:30
10 Community Renewable Energy Association (CREA) Board Meeting 10-1
11-13 Columbia River Circuit Rodeo Finals, Yakima, Washington