>Brookings Oregon News, Sports, & Weather | The Curry Coastal Pilot

News Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

News arrow Features


74th Azalea Festival Parade

Antique tractors are a part of Azalea Festival parade that attracted a crowd that lined Chetco Avenue. The Pilot / Bill Schlichting
The chance of sprinkles gave way to sunny skies, making the 74th Azalea Festival parade a spectacular event.

Thousands of spectators lined Chetco Avenue and Oak Streets to enjoy the parade Saturday morning that followed the theme “Fish, Flowers and Forests.”


Annual book sale brings in the crowd

Crowds pour over thousands of books at library book sale, which continues today, Sunday.
Brookings residents line up around the block at the Chetco Community Library on Thursday to buy books in every genre to support the annual Friends of the Library Book Sale.

“We usually have a line out the door,” said Tony Parrish, president of Friends of the Library. “This place is packed.”


Bikers ride 100 miles

BACA members are, from left, Cowgirl, Wingnut, Rooster, Griff, Breaker, Crawler, Tattoo, Trouble, Jarhead, Chopper and Tom McKenzie, child therapist. The Pilot/Desireé Hood
The Wild Rivers Coast Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse (BACA) held its first organized 100-mile ride on Saturday to raise awareness of child abuse in the county; in the process, they raised more than $2,000 to help victims of child abuse.

In the morning rain with peeks of sunshine, more than 23 bikers traveled from Brookings to Klamath and returned to the Lucky 7 Casino in Smith River, where the casino donated $250 to the group and invited them back for future events. 


Trail offers choice

At the base of the left fork of the trail from House Rock Viewpoint to the south end of Whaleshead Beach, hikers are greeted by a rocky coastline. The Pilot/Gabriel Chatman
Last time I covered Lone Ranch Beach to House Rock Viewpoint (Pilot, Saturday, March 30). 

This time we pick back up at House Rock Viewpoint, heading north to Whaleshead. This is a longer trek with several exceptional views, so packing a picnic lunch is a fun option. 


Beauty and the Beast

Maurice (Brad McPherson), is given encouragement by his daughter, Belle (Lisa Price), that his machine will work. The Pilot/Bill Schlichting
Brookings Harbor Community Theater (BHCT) will be presenting a three-week run of “Beauty and the Beast,” which opens Friday, May 17, at the Harbor Performing Arts Center.

Performances will continue at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19, as well as the following Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through June 2.


<< Start < Previous page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next page > End >>

Results 226 - 250 of 1524

Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Follow Curry Coastal Pilot headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use