100 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

July 4, 1907

With beautiful weather and a crowd that was all that could be desired, the Fourth passed off in Pendleton yesterday with the success that usually attends a celebration here. From early morning until midnight, there was a continual round of pleasure, and as is always the case, much of the fun was provided by the crowd itself.

50 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

July 4, 1957

Oscar Pollard, Milton-Freewater, last night was reelected chairman of the Umatilla county chapter of the American Red Cross at the chapter's annual meeting in Pendleton.

25 Years Ago

From the East Oregonian

July 4, 1982

Three all-around champions were selected at the Range Riders 4-H Horse Show June 26 in the Round-Up arena in Pendleton. Whitney Wagner, Helix, was named junior all-around champion. Noah Bondo, Hermiston, was champion in the intermediate division; and Lisa Harris, Pendleton, led the senior division. The competition was open to 4-Hers from fourth through 12th grade.

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