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More than 250 partake in Christmas dinner


GOLD BEACH – The first community Christmas dinner sponsored by the Curry Fair Friends and the Event Center on the Beach is being called a resounding success.

“It was outstanding,” Fair Manager Ron Crook said Tuesday. “There were over 250 people plus our volunteers, closer to 300 people. It was just one fantastic event, unbelievable acceptance and participation.”

He said people came to the dinner at Docia Sweet Hall, served for two hours beginning at 1 p.m. on Christmas, and donated food and money to help with the dinner.



Winter Whale Watch Week begins Monday


Read more...Bring your binoculars, rain gear and a pair of sunglasses to the beach next week to see gray whales migrating to Mexico. 

It’s Winter Whale Watch Week along the Wild Rivers Coast.

“Most of the migration is within five miles of shore, so you can pretty much see them all the time from shore,” Oregon State Park Ranger Linda Taylor said. 



Azalea princesses for 2012: Five to prepare for scholarship pageant


The Pilot/Submitted photo.

The Azalea Pageant board has selected five girls to serve as Azalea Princesses for 2012 – Jaime Alto, Roxanne Gothard, Louie Deraita, Emerald Rose Dodson and Breanna Moen.

During the next four months, the princesses will be preparing for the Azalea Scholarship Pageant, scheduled in early May. There, one will be crowned queen and reign over the annual Azalea Festival scheduled for Memorial Day weekend.



Santas spread holiday cheer: Residents don holiday costumes, visit nursing homes


Moira Fossum, right, helps a Chetco Inn resident blow bubbles. The Pilot/Bill Schlichting

Brookings residents put on Santa Claus suits, dressed as his elves and donned angel costumes to spread cheer to nursing homes Saturday.

The annual event, hosted by Brookings-Harbor Lions Club and Chetco Federal Credit Union, attracted about a dozen people who traveled aboard the Dollar Dog bus to sing Christmas carols.



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