Benefiting the North County Community Food Bank and Woodland Community Service Center Food Bank, "Concert on the River" will feature musical performances by Brandy-Lyn, the 24-7 band, Hit Machine and special guest guitarist Jennifer Batton. The event will run 5 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lewis River Golf Course, 3209 Old Lewis River Road, Woodland. Admission is a donation of nonperishable food items, $5 without. For more information visit http://on.fb.me/GDYPAM.
Two candidates are vying for Position 1 on Clark County Fire & Rescue's Board of Commissioners after Richard Britschgi, who currently holds the seat, lost the Aug. 6 primary. The board runs the fire protection district that serves more than 120 square miles in Ridgefield, La Center, Battle Ground and Woodland.
La Center — The La Center Lions' youth organization, Leading LEO Club, helped plant a garden Oct. 5 at La Center Middle School in memory of 14-year-old Cody Sherrell, who died from cardiac arrest while practicing basketball at school in 2012. Once finished, the Cody Sherrell Memorial Garden is expected to include a seating area, art and other decorations. The La Center Garden Club donated the plants used in the space. To help, call Amy Chase at 360-263-3788.
A recently leaked report alleging, among other things, that department heads in La Center city government foster a hostile workplace, won't lead to changes in personnel or policies, officials said Tuesday.
Autumn enthusiasts can delight in a train trip through north county’s fall forests, thanks to Chelatchie Prairie Railroad’s Fall Leaves Special. The trip will be powered by the railroad’s restored steam engine as its winds through a 330-foot rock tunnel and by Moulton Falls along the 12-mile round trip.