Author: Chronicle Staff

May Class Acts

Creslane Elementary School, Creswell Middle School, and Creswell Christian Academy Students of the Month were not provided by press time. They will be printed in an upcoming edition.

Robert ‘Ed’ Dersham

It is with great sadness that the family of Robert “Ed” Dersham announce his passing on May 6,  2023. Ed passed away at home with his family at his side. Ed was an outdoorsman through and through. He grew up in Creswell, Ore., loved playing basketball, fishing, and hunting. He[Read More…]

Classifieds: Week of June 1

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Police logs: Week of June 1

Springfield PD MONDAY, MAY 22 (102 total calls) Top calls: Traffic stop (28), Dispute (6), Theft (5) 1:29 am: Reckless driving, 2730 Gateway St. 3:22 am: DUII, 16th St./J St. 3:35 am: Switched plates, 19th St./Q St. 8:50 am: Theft, 1189 32nd St. 10:04 am: Theft, 303 S. 5th St.[Read More…]

Death notices: week of May 25

BRAWN — Richard Sumner Brawn, 90, of Yoncalla, Ore. passed away on May 11, 2023. A memorial service was held on May 20 at Drain Church of Christ. WHITLING — Kurt Lee Whitling, 60, of Eugene, Oregon, passed away on May 16, 2023.  THOMPSON — Lorraine Yvonne Thompson, 93, of Cottage Grove,[Read More…]

Fifty First Names, May 25

Noel Nash, publisher  Among the reasons my wife and I purchased The Chronicle was a desire to invest in our communities, to uplift and edify through accurate storytelling and credible coverage. Perhaps no month more than this May has demonstrated that commitment. For instance: We relaunched Roast, Toast & Boast[Read More…]

Police logs: week of May 25

Springfield Police Department MONDAY, MAY 15 (71 total calls) Top calls: Dispute (7), Theft (5), Animal cruelty (4) 2:42 am: DUII, Bob Straub Pkwy./Main St. 4:01 am: Driving while suspended, 10th St./Northridge Ave. 10:53 am: Stolen vehicle, 176 S. 53rd St. 11:03 am: Criminal mischief, 5984 Lilac Ln. 11:13 am:[Read More…]

Classifieds: week of May 25

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Payday for Children’s Play Day

PHOTO PROVIDED / BOB BECK  CRESWELL — The Creswell VFW earlier this month held a celebration to award young artists with a crisp $10 bill, a certificate of achievement, and of course, bragging rights with all their friends. As part of the National Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Day of[Read More…]