Latest News

‘Shear’ will and determination

Springfield’s new cosmetology program giving students a leg up SPRINGFIELD – Springfield Public Schools (SPS) celebrated career and technical education (CTE) month last week by introducing its CTE cosmetology program at Gateway High School, Brattain campus to the community. This program began in September and allows students to complete high[Read More…]

Joyce Ruth Burgett

March 9, 1937 — Dec. 14, 2023 Joyce Ruth Burgett passed away at the age of 86 on Dec.14, 2023 due to complications of vascular dementia. Joyce is survived by her husband Paul of Springfield, Ore., daughter Stacey Burgett of Redmond, Ore.; and daughter Heather Alexander, son-in-law Lafe and grandson[Read More…]

James Lewis Noble

Dec. 10, 1936 — Feb. 23, 2024 James Lewis Noble, 87, a lifetime resident of Creswell, Ore. passed away in Eugene, Ore. on Feb. 23, 2024. Jim was born Dec.10, 1936 in Wabash, Ind. to William and Edith (Norton) Noble.  Jim started working for Southern Pacific Railroad after high school[Read More…]

Data Center: Public Safety – Week of Feb. 29

In Brief Police: Suspect observed making unwanted contact SPRINGFIELD – Police officials are seeking the community’s help in identifying and/or locating a suspect. According to a report by detective Terry Murray, on Dec. 30, 2023, an unknown man was accompanied with a female child estimated between the ages of 3[Read More…]

Classifieds: Week of Feb. 29

HELP WANTED Prime Time Sports Bar & Grill in Springfield is looking for multiple kitchen and dining room roles. Apply:  NOW HIRING! Wholesale plant nursery in Cottage Grove is now hiring for the 2024 season; daytime hours, Monday through Friday. Some part-time hours also available. This is a seasonal[Read More…]



View this profile on Instagram


The Chronicle (@thechronicle1909) • Instagram photos and videos