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Scaled-down drag racing action drives student competition

While Lakeview’s dragstrip rests dormant during the cold winter months, a much more scaled-down version brought the same kind of high-speeds, thrills and friendly competition in Fred Smith’s woodshop class finals, as students squared off in races with wooden cars they had built during the school term. During the term Smith’s Daly Middle School and…

Vaughn family displays safari heads from once-in-a-lifetime African hunt

An extensive family tradition of hunting came to the epitome of the sport when the Vaughn family and a life-long friend had the opportunity to hunt in African country last April. Lakeview resident Richard Vaughn won the auction for a trip in July 2013 from the Friends of the National Rifle Association banquet leading him…

Portland’s own Hand2Mouth theater company is planning a two-day performance tour of Lake County at the beginning of February. During Hand2Mouth’s visit, they will work with the Paisley School’s drama class from 8 to 9 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5 and then hold a public performance at the School’s auditorium at 7 p.m. that same…

Last August a group of Lakeview teens were determined to put Lake County in the Guinness Book of World Records, creating the world’s largest stick bomb as the culmination of the Lake County Library’s teen summer reading program. Word was supposed to come through confirming their attempt from Guinness by December, yet for the anxious…