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By Erin Tierney
The Creswell Chronicle 

You've GOAT to be KIDding me!

Herd of goats wander into Hobby Field runway


August 9, 2018

Photo provided/Shelley Humble

A herd of goats occupied Airport Manager Shelley Humble's office last week, after the airport staff was greeted by six Nigerian dwarfs on the airport runway.

It was business as usual last Wednesday afternoon for Viper Aviation Mechanic Darrin Humble.

That is, until it wasn't.

Maybe the goats were curious about getting their pilot licenses.

Maybe they heard a rumor that goats fly free.

Or maybe they just wanted directions to the new Tractor Supply Co.

Whatever the case, about 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 1, Humble spotted a herd of six goats sauntering along the Creswell Hobby Field Airport runway.

Bewildered by the sight, he called on his wife and Airport Manager Shelley Humble.

"We've got a problem," he yelled into his wife's office.


"We've go...

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