Letters to the Editor

Giving my granddaughter the recognition she deserves

Dear Editor, On May 31 I attended the awards presentation at Creswell High School. I knew my granddaughter Madison Marrs had a grade point average that qualified her for a silver cord. Her name was not called when the silver cords were handed out. On Friday, June 1 she inquired[Read More…]


Dear Editor, As the Chairman of the Creswell City Council Public Safety Committee I would like to take this opportunity to thank the many people who made the City of Creswell’s first-ever Emergency Preparedness Fair possible. The Public Safety Committee and volunteers worked on the planning and preparation for the[Read More…]

Hooray for Creswell!

Dear Editor, While much of the world spent last weekend watching the royal wedding, over 400 Creswellians (that number is according to Sunday night’s KVAL news) rolled up their sleeves and went to work on home makeovers for two local families whose children attend our schools. Some of us were[Read More…]

Cat ‘problem’ is really a people-caused problem

Dear Editor, Thank you for doing an in-depth article on the situation of cats in our society. The cat problem is actually a people-caused problem. All it takes is one unaltered female and within a year you can have a dozen cats, generally unwanted and often neglected and abused. I[Read More…]

Seeking contact for Mary Gay Cogswell Pioneer Cemetery

Dear Editor, The Creswell Area Historical Society has received a call from a fifth-generation descendant of Martin Baker Gay. This lady wants to take her grandson to the Mary Gay Cogswell Pioneer Cemetery which is in the swale area. It is a private cemetery for family only. However, it is[Read More…]

A big thank you

Dear Editor, We would like to thank our kids and all the wonderful people that came to help us celebrate our 65th wedding anniversary. We received many beautiful cards and lots of hugs. Bob and Marie Raymond Creswell

Thanks, South Lane County Fire & Rescue!

Dear Editor, Thank you to the teams and volunteers at South Lane County Fire & Rescue for their fast, professional and quick response on Feb. 8 and also on April 8, in response to my husband, Al. I called them both days, and they transported him to RiverBend. Kathy January[Read More…]

Thanks, Creswell Grange!

Dear Editor, We would like to express a huge thank you to the Creswell Grange members for all the efforts put into the dinner honoring Vietnam War veterans on March 29. Al and Kathy January Creswell



View this profile on Instagram


The Chronicle (@thechronicle1909) • Instagram photos and videos