Considering the date on the calendar, it couldn’t have been a better day to be out on the water.
Age alone wasn’t about to stop Carol Larson. And when she felt her wrist snap during a skills test last year, she decided that injury wasn’t going to stop her, either.
JON CAMPBELL, pastor of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church of Oak Harbor is leaving Whidbey Island after more than two years of service to the ministry and community.
As the Coupeville Garden Club’s monthly meeting wound down and the club president asked if there were volunteers to provide refreshments at a future party, Russell Johnson tried to resist another joke but couldn’t.
Gas costs 10 cents per gallon, but on the drive home from filling the tank, a car may be delayed by cows crossing the road. Lanterns were the mode of lighting, even after the introduction of electricity, since it wasn’t on 24 hours a day. Trucks with benches passed as school buses and bartering for gas, eggs and chickens took the place of using money.