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Norma Jean Elmer, of Cove, is turning 95 on Monday, Oct. 26. She was born Oct. 26, 1925, to Leo and Nellie Roulet in Elgin and has lived her entire life in the Grande Ronde Valley. Her childre…

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Leonard “Lenny” Vernon Morse of La Grande was born July 4, 1923, in Portland. He plans to celebrate his 97th birthday by having a picnic with his family. Lenny said the best thing about being …

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Glen Henry was born March 3, 1920. His children are hosting a party in his honor March 7 from 1-3 p.m. at the Grande Ronde Retirement Residence, 1809 Gekeler Lane, La Grande. Friends are invit…

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Leonard Murrill is celebrating his 90th birthday today. He was born Feb. 18, 1930, and lives in Union. His wife invites his friends and the community to join her in wishing him a very happy birthday.

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Members of the La Grande High School Class of 1945 met earlier this month at Island City City Hall for a 74th class reunion. Shown here are classmates John Turner, Arthur Bradley, Bob Madsen, …

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Timothy and Cathy Stewart, of Walla Walla, Washington, and formerly of Union, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. A brunch party was hosted by friends Lacey Quiggle and John Br…

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Henry Simonis married Ruby Bailey on July 27, 1949. They have lived in La Grande ever since, the last 55 years on a farm at Hot Lake. They have two sons, Ron and Rick, of La Grande; a daughter…