Sure, it’s been a busy fall for Yoncalla’s 18-year-old mayor-elect, Ben Simons.
Ben Simons has been elected mayor of Yoncalla, defeating Micki Vroman and Amanda Stroud. Simons received 41.2 percent of the vote compared to Vroman’s 22 percent and Stroud’s 34.8 percent, according to unofficial final results released Wednesday morning.
This November, residents of all the cities in Douglas County will choose their mayors and city councilors. In some cities, the familiar names of incumbents will fill the ballot, while in others voters will have some tough choices to make.
The Yoncalla Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 2017 Yoncalla First Citizen. This year we have the distinct pleasure of honoring not one, but two who will share our First Citizen award. These two are Christina Mast and Cassie Reigard.
Canyonville Community Library will likely reopen next month. The exact date hasn’t been firmed up yet, but will probably either be Aug. 14 or 21.
YONCALLA — Childhood friends who set out to revive the town’s summer festival they once enjoyed as children are close to making their dream a reality.
YONCALLA — The Yoncalla School District’s board of directors held a work session Tuesday to look at architectural plans and to prioritize tasks associated with repairs at the high school.