Pfc. Elwin Cashatt wrote a hasty note to his wife of five months, Mable, on Feb. 4, 1945, asking her to save a letter from his grandfather. He was waiting with his crew, after being sent to Hunter Field in Georgia, to pick up a B-17 airplane and go overseas to Italy in the final days of World War II.
Five Corners — At the May meeting of Clark County Quilters, the group presented a check to the Evergreen School District’s Students in Transition program, which works with students who are homeless or otherwise at risk.
Shumway — More than 30 volunteers from Charter Communications volunteered as part of Charter Our Community on May 14 and 15 to construct a wheelchair ramp for a Vancouver homeowner and help with brush cleanup and gutter repairs.