Pomeroy Wash. Street Scene 1925

Pomeroy's Main Street early in 1925.

Makayla Miller, 2001-2020

Makayla Miller

Makayla Lynn Miller passed away from a 4-wheeler accident in Tyler, Texas, March 29, 2020.

Makayla was born in Richland, Washington, to Jason Miller and Tracie Ann (Lawrence) Shawley on February 6, 2001. In 2002 she moved to Pomeroy.

Makayla was active in many activities from dance lessons, swim team, cheer camps and 4-H growing up. She was in FBLA, competing in many events, and was a participating FFA member where she showed animals throughout junior high and high school. She competed in Cross Country and ... more ...

From 1920

Asks City to Maintain Plane Landing Park

A public airplane landing park, maintained by the city, was urged before the meeting of the council Tuesday evening by J. R. Stevenson, Fred Hungate and Roy Robinson. Land in west Pomeroy owned by L. N. Knettle and Mrs. Hattie McKeirnan was declared accessible, and open for purchase. A committee of the council was appointed by Mayor C. E. Kuykendall to investigate the matter.   More...

Remembering Our Friends and Neighbors

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From July, 1936

Al Obenland to Havana

Alfred Obenland, in charge of the electrical department of Pomeroy Pharmacy, was notified a few days ago that he has been selected as one of 12 Philco representatives in Washington state to join a group that will go to New York City and take passage on a specially chartered steamship bound for Havana, Cuba, all. . . More...

More News from Pomeroy's Past

Carefully curated stories selected from past issues of the Pomeroy East Washingtonian

Vintage Ads from the E-W

Lots of advertisements from the pages of the East Washingtonian. See what life was like a century ago.