Langlois News from The World Newspaper

Langlois Holiday Craft Fair returns for a 28th year

LANGLOIS — Start the season with a visit to the 28th annual Holiday Craft Fair at the Lions Hall on Floras Lake Loop Road just south of Langlois. The fair will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Nov.…

Author event in Port Orford on Nov. 9

PORT ORFORD — Mark your calendars for Saturday, Nov. 9, to attend a local author event at the Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St., Port Orford.

Public safety fee out of control

I used to live in Coos Bay and now own a rental property in North Bend. A few years back I received a water bill that included a 'Public Safety Fee' to pay for the police force That fee was…

Explore South Coast culture during Live Culture Coast

SOUTH COAST — Live Culture Coast, a tour through through the South Coast of activities featuring regional arts and culture, kicks off next week running 10 days from Gardiner to Brookings.

Langlois Public Library re-opens

LANGLOIS - Thanks to gifts of $1,000 each and a grant of $3,000 from the Friends of the Langlois Library, the Langlois Public Library was able to re-open.

Port Orford-Langlois School District receives annual assessment results

PORT ORFORD — The Oregon Department of Education released statewide assessment data last week that showed that students in the Port Orford-Langlois School District have passed the Smarter Balanced assessment at a higher rate than their peers throughout the state…

Roy Owen Young

Dec. 20, 1953 - Nov. 10, 2018

As I See It: Boat basin fire

For years, I've been posting photos without much of a story, but now that I have access to old issues of the Western World, I will be telling more of the story. As a result I may be sharing some…

As I See It, Aug. 19: South Jetty restroom

The first picture I am sharing is the original restroom building at the South Jetty, which opened in April of 1965. The caption under the picture, which appeared in Western World, explained that the restrooms were a joint undertaking by…

Practice starts Aug. 19 for high school sports

Summer officially ends for high school athletes in Oregon on Sunday. That’s because Monday is the kickoff for practice for all fall sports, including football, volleyball, soccer and cross country.

Author event at Langlois Library

LANGLOIS - An author reading and book signing event will take place at the from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Langlois Public Library, 48234 Highway 101, Langlois.