Hundreds March to Honor Dr. King

EUGENE, Ore. — Hundreds of people honored Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by marching through the streets of Eugene on Monday. The two-mile march led activists down Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard from The Science Factory to The Shedd Institute. And while Dr. King’s activism is remembered today, local community leaders say there’s still more … Continue reading »

UO Students Lend a Hand

EUGENE, Ore. — Some University of Oregon students went back to high school for the day but not to sit in class. Instead of taking their day off to relax without classes and homework, some UO students volunteered their time to help with various projects at Cascade Middle School, Shasta Middle School and Willamette High … Continue reading »

Willamette High School Gets Makeover

EUGENE, Ore. — Willamette High School was the site of a few improvements Monday. People gathered at the campus to help improve it inside and outside. The efforts were part of the Bethel Education Foundation Willamette PrideĀ group. Organizers say it’s a great way to get students more involved in their community. “I think that it … Continue reading »

Springfield Honors MLK Jr.’s Legacy

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — The City of Springfield hosted a march in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. It was followed by a celebration of his life, including essays, poetry and art from Springfield students. Local high school musical groups also performed. Organizers say it’s a great way to remember the life and legacy of MLK, … Continue reading »

UO Performers Celebrate MLK, Jr. Day

EUGENE, Ore. — Looking for a way to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day? Then you might want to join others at the University of Oregon for music and dance. The UO’s School of Music and Dance will host several concerts this week in honor of the holiday. On Monday, Jan. 21, the UO Gospel … Continue reading »