Pomeroy Wash. Street Scene 1925

Pomeroy's Main Street early in 1925.

Wendell Dean Johnson (1933-2022)

portrait of Dean Johnson of Pomeroy

Dean, as he preferred to be called, passed away Sunday, April 3, 2022, at Garfield County Memorial Hospital. Dean was born Sept. 27, 1933, to Carl and Myrtle Black Johnson in Pomeroy.

Growing up, Dean lived at the bottom of Casey Creek on the Snake River. He enjoyed swimming, fishing, and rowing a boat across the river to attend school at Almota when he was 11 and 12 years old. Later, he attended school in Pomeroy where he played football, basketball and baseball. Dean ... more ...

From 1915

The Circus is Coming!!

The Al. G. Barnes BIG 3-Ring Wild Animal Circus is coming to Pomeoy on June 1!    more...

Remembering Our Friends and Neighbors

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From July, 1936

Around the County

This community was shocked to learn of the sudden death of Mrs. Cy Zwanzig Monday noon. She was not known to have been ill, although she had had attacks of asthma at different times during the past several years. The doctor said death was due to pneumonia.

Ed McFalls drove to Dayton last week to get the children of Mrs. Inez Heifer. The young ladies came from Yakima and will stay until after July 4th at the home of their grand parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. A. McFalls... more...

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