Union seniors, from left, Laura Herbes, Carsyn Roberts, Keesha Sarman and Chelsie Houck converge after Herbes’ free throws in the final seconds of their 51-28 win over Kennedy for third place at the 2A girls state tournament. (Cherise Kaechele/The Observer)
After Friday’s disappointment, it wasn’t the game Union had hoped to be playing in. But the Bobcats treated its third/fifth-place game with Kennedy like a title contest and it showed.
Ron Osterloh, right, examines his soap box derby car, the Flashback Express. Matt Sirrine of La Grande, who is helping Osterloh organize a soap box derby here, is also examining the Flashback Express. (Tim Mustoe/The Observer)
The power of gravity is a wonderful and sometimes mysterious thing.
The Northeast Oregon Economic Development District board will meet at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Misener Room of the Union County Courthouse Annex, 1007 Fourth St., in La Grande. All NEOEDD board meetings are open to the public.
The NEOEDD’s mission is to provide resources and facilitate quality decision-making for the benefit of entrepreneurs, businesses and communities in Baker, Union and Wallowa counties. Learn more about our programs and business support at www.neoedd.org.