Day Three: Class 3A state basketball championships

Dayton boys, girls vie for state titles; Amity girls play in trophy game

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Amity High graduates from left, Dylan Stearns, Daniel Mather, Macey Walker and Bailie Jacobo-Safranski react to comical refrences to their classmates made by the commencement speaker.

Amity was great fit for much-traveled graduate

AMITY — When Amity High School valedictorian Edmund Williams arrived in Oregon last year from Fairfax, Virginia, he was transferring from Woodson High School, where the enrollment is 2,400. Amity’s ...

Pay hike stirs discussion in Amity

AMITY — In the process of approving the 2017-18 general fund budget last week, Amity City Councilors engaged in a spirited discussion over City Administrator Justin Hogue’s salary. Hogue, ...

Amity High to graduate 60 seniors

AMITY — Sixty Amity High School seniors will graduate at 1 p.m. Saturday on the football field. The valedictorian is Edmund Williams. The salutatorians are Daniel Mather and Dylan Stearns. The ...

Amity man dies in Westside Road crash

An Amity man died shortly before midnight Thursday, when his 2007 Honda Pilot crashed head-on into a Portland General Electric service truck at Westside Road’s intersection with Bride Lane. Yamhill ...

Amity man killed in crash on Westside Road

An Amity man was killed shortly before midnight Thursday when the 2007 Honda Pilot he was operating crashed head-on into a Portland General Electric service truck north of McMinnville at the intersection ...

Marcus Larson/News-Register##Inspirational speaker Kasey McCallister talks with Amity High School and 
Middle School students about overcoming the challenges in his life.

Double amputee inspires in Amity

AMITY — Wheelchairs, take your mark! Get set! And go! Sophomore Trevor Smith, seniors Lilly Dumler and Meaghan Spaniol, Principal Chris Daniels and double-amputee Kasey McCallister of Monmouth pushed ...

Probation violation nets Amity man 18 months

James Johnson would have been able to serve the six-month term he received after pleading guilty to three counts, one each of attempt to elude, reckless endangering and resisting arrest, in the Yamhill ...

Contract dispute thwarts gym work

AMITY — The Amity School District and TS Gray Construction have become embroiled in a contract dispute that could stall renovation of the high school gym. The school board awarded the contract to ...

Amity wins approval for Warriors mascot

AMITY — The Amity School Board unanimously approved an interagency agreement with the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians last week allowing Amity High to retain its Warriors mascot. The Siletz ...

Amity awards gym renovation contract

AMITY — The Amity School Board has awarded a high school gym renovation contract to the low bidder, TS Gray Construction of Sherwood, at $276,185. Only three members were present — Ray Bottenberg, ...

School races contested in Mac, Y-C

Two positions on the McMinnville School Board will be contested in the May 16 election. Voters will decide two such races in Yamhill-Carlton as well, and one in Newberg. In Y-C, they also will fill a ...

News-Register file photo##Amity Warriors play in the gym, which will soon get a facelift.

Amity High gym due a facelift

AMITY — Principal Chris Daniels said a planned Amity High School gymnasium renovation will do wonders toward enabling community members to better enjoy the many activities offered at the school. The ...

Amity hires public works chief

AMITY — Mark Gunter has been named Amity Public Works Superintendent. He replaces Matt Johnson, who resigned after 10 years to accept a job in the Polk County community of Monmouth. Gunter was introduced ...

Lane County investigating Amity man's disappearance

The Lane County Sheriff’s Office has launched a renewed investigation into the September 2014 disappearance of Christopher “Topher” Bernards of Amity, now being considered as a possible ...

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