MAYOR STRAM'S LAST NIGHT ON COUNCIL WAS FILLED WITH SUPPORT. FROM LEFT ARE TOM AND JUDY SERFACE, MAYOR STRAM AND STEVE CARMICHAEL. Erin Tierney/The Creswell Chronicle
It was Creswell Mayor Dave Stram's last hoorah at this week's city council meeting. He began by recounting all the steps, favors, good graces and helping hands that guided him through his six years of service, many of them present for his speech Monday. He then ended the meeting by passing the gavel to a teary-eyed council president - as . . .