Review: 'When the Game Stands Tall' fails to score, falls flat

Review: 'When the Game Stands Tall' fails to score, falls flat

There may be a lot of football in “When the Game Stands Tall,” but as Coach Bob...

Four CCC exhibits focus on India

Four CCC exhibits focus on India

The walls and galleries at the Chehalem Cultural Center are full of one thing: India. Although...

Mary's Place relief nursery quickly taking shape

Mary's Place relief nursery quickly taking shape

The organization moves into its new home at Joyful Servant Lutheran church; grand opening in the...

George Fox selects a new spiritual leader

George Fox selects a new spiritual leader

Azuza Pacific's Jamie Noling-Auth will replace Sarah Baldwin as campus pastor and dean of...

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August 20, 2014

Think Again discussion will explore Indian culture

by Katy Sword
The Think Again Discussion Series at the Chehalem Cultural Center has focused on a variety of topics, but with the center hosting its annual culture study, it made sense to discuss the featured…
August 20, 2014

Letter writing project returns for second round

by (none)
The statewide letter writing project, Dear Stranger, is returning following the first round of correspondence in April. The project, organized by Oregon Humanities, “aims to connect Oregonians…
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August 20, 2014

Marketing tips for small businesses

by Seth Gordon
Upcoming event — CCCNW welcomes guest speaker David Blanchard to monthly Newberg meeting Aug. 26 at Chamber of Commerce Understanding the relationship between a business and its customers can be…
August 20, 2014

Tualatin refuge proposes youth hunting program

by Gary Allen
Program to foster conservation, responsibility and enjoyment of the outdoors; comments being taken By Nico Hamacher, Newberg Graphic news intern SHERWOOD — The Tualatin River National Wildlife…
August 20, 2014

Pastoral Pondering: You have to ask yourself, is it worth it?

by (none)
We decided to go pick blackberries last night. We knew the perfect spot and hoped there would be lots. We weren’t disappointed! Huge bushes full of berries. I would tell you where to find this…
August 20, 2014

Aug. 20 community briefs

by Gary Allen
Aug. 30 pancake feed will benefit Pioneer Mothers Memorial Cabin The public is invited to a pancake feed from 8 to 11 a.m. Aug. 30 at the Newell House/Pioneer Mothers Memorial Cabin complex just…
August 20, 2014

Aug. 20 religion briefs

by Gary Allen
St. Peter hosting picnic, initiation classes St. Peter Catholic Church will host a pair of events in the coming weeks, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Sunday with “Mass on the Grass” followed by a…
August 20, 2014

Aug. 20 community calendar

by Gary Allen
The Community Calendar is a free service offered by The Newberg Graphic, in which routine events held in Newberg, Dundee and St. Paul are published. The calendar is printed every Wednesday,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Historic events - Wayne Beckwith will take his mules to Harvest Fest this year and create ‘Half-Assed Ice-Cream with a Mulish Kick,' using the energy created by a walking mule to churn a vintage ice cream maker.
August 13, 2014

Harvest Fest returns for another year

by Gary Allen
History — Old attractions and new additions set for the Aug. 16-17 event at Yamhill Valley Heritage Center in McMinnville By Nico Hamacher, Graphic news intern McMINNVILLE — From working vintage…
August 13, 2014

Splash pad will be dedicated in ceremony Saturday

by Gary Allen
By Nico Hamacher, Graphic news intern Newberg’s first and only free space to cool down in the water, outside of the Willamette River, opens this weekend. Beginning with a ribbon-cutting ceremony…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - New movie - Battling tornados and avoiding climate change, ‘Into the Storm,' depicts a small-town's fight with nature. The movie opened Aug. 8.
Aug 13, 2014

Review: Thrill of the chase lacking in new disaster movie

by Katy Sword
There’s a reason movies like “Twister” and “The Day After Tomorrow” were so popular. Although in reality natural disasters are nothing to joke about, people sure get a kick out of watching…
Aug 13, 2014

Councilors will join together to race on the river

by Gary Allen
2014 Tualatin Riverkeepers Political Race set for Aug. 23 in Tigard By Nico Hamacher, Graphic news intern Two Newberg City Council members, Bart Rierson and Ryan Howard, have signed up to…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 religion briefs

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Free clothing exchange Aug. 23 Countryside Community Church in Sherwood will host a free clothing exchange at 10 a.m. Aug. 23. Bring any gently worn clothing items to exchange. Participants will…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 Arts & Leisure briefs

by Katy Sword
Hot air balloon event in Mac this weekend McMINNVILLE — Returning for its seventh year, the Loose Goose Hot Air Balloon Rally is slated for Aug. 16-17 at the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum.…
Aug 13, 2014

Pastoral Pondering: Determine and walk often your unique…

by (none)
Ministry has taken me to many interesting places and put me in contact with many interesting people. One phase of ministry especially put me in contact with people who had little or no contact…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 community briefs

by Gary Allen
Program searches for prospective volunteers The Yamhill County AARP Driver Safety program is looking for people interested in volunteering as an instructor for the program. Instructors work to…
Aug 13, 2014

Aug. 13 Community Calendar and Ongoing Events Listing

by Gary Allen
The Community Calendar is a free service offered by The Newberg Graphic, in which routine events held in Newberg, Dundee and St. Paul are published. The calendar is printed every Wednesday,…
Aug 06, 2014

Make it your ambition too ...

by Pamplin Media Group
Pastoral Pondering “Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, mind your own business and to work with your hands ... so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders and so that you…
Photo Credit: DREAMWORKS STUDIOS - New movie -- (From left) Om Puri, Manish Dayal and Helen Mirren star in the new movie 'The Hundred-Foot Journey.' The movie opens Friday.
Aug 06, 2014

Unfortunately, 'Journey' not worth the trip

by Katy Sword
Movie Review Those who subscribe to Oprah Winfrey’s book club will love “The Hundred-Foot Journey.” Anyone else might not think it is as “delicious” as she does. Produced by Winfrey and Steven…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Proper technique important -- A volunteer demonstrates the starting position in the wall press exercise.
Aug 06, 2014

Exercises help promote shoulder stability and restore function

by Colin Hoobler
Fitness Dear Colin: My shoulder has been hurting for four months after playing ball with my kids. It’s now hurting with most daily activities, especially those requiring my arms overhead. My…




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