Rip City Visits McCornack Elementary

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene usually goes green and yellow for game day, but Monday┬áit was all about the red and black. Portland Trail Blazers representatives, along with Blaze the Trail Cat and members of the Blazer Dancers were at McCornack Elementary. It’s all part of the statewide Rip City Relay, ahead of the team’s season … Continue reading »

Students Raise Money for Cancer Research

EUGENE, Ore. — Some local school students hit the track Monday to help raise money for cancer research. For the third year in a row, McCornack Elementary in Eugene held a Relay for Life recess. The staff says it incorporates the fund raiser into its field day. Besides learning about fitness and healthy eating, students … Continue reading »

De’Anthony Thomas Visits Local School

EUGENE, Ore. — Students at McCornack Elementary got a special message from one of the Duck football team’s star players Thursday. De’Anthony Thomas toured the school and spoke to a classroom before heading to the gym for the assembly. There, he answered kids’ questions about his childhood, how he started playing football and what his … Continue reading »