The following commentary was submitted to our Unit by Kathleen Piper and Jack Radey. We have come to a historical moment, when in the course of a few months the issue of racist police violence has fired the imaginations of people all over America, and the world. It represents not so much a reaction to […]
University of Oregon Quarter Back Marcus Mariota became the first Duck to win the Heisman Trophy. Mariota, acknowledged the Polynesian community with a shout out.” Young Poly athletes everywhere you should take this as motivation and dream big”
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Local student and National Gold Medal Winner, Asia Wooten, received a proclamation from Mayor Piercy at the City Council Meeting on Dec. 8th. Congratulations to Asia and to all those who participate and mentor the ACT-SO Program in our area!
Big thanks to Rep. Johnson for this!
Asia Wooten with Mayor Kitty Piercy, Dec 8th 2015 Asia is the 2014 National Act-So Gold medalist, in Classical music performance! Simon Longnight ,(Pictured) brought home a Bronze medal in Dramatics.
Here are some online articles that you might find interesting concerning the recent turmoil in Missouri. Although we support much of what is expressed, the views in these articles are the authors and don’t necessarily represent the views of the Eugene Springfield NAACP. We are providing these in order to help keep everyone involved in the […]
The Grand Jury did not indict officer Darren Wilson for the murder of Michael Brown in Ferguson MO and this brings us great sadness because now there will be no trial, no examination of the evidence, no transparency, and no justice for his family. We have been let down by a system we hold up […]