Guest Commentary


The doctor is in

Screening reduces cancer risk

Colon cancer is one of the most common cancers.

Superintendent’s corner

We have exciting news to share; distinguished educators and a Polk County Commissioner’s grant.


I’m often asked, “What’s new at the hospital?”

Superintendent’s corner

As I was driving down 16th street between Central High School, Talmadge Middle School, and Ash Creek Elementary, I was reflecting on my first three months in the Central School District community.

The Doctor is In

Did you know that Oregon is ranked second highest in the country for breast cancer rates?

New courses for Dallas students

Welcome back to school.

The Doctor is in

The Mid-Willamette Valley sits right in the path of this August’s total solar eclipse and offers a once in a lifetime experience.

Superintendent’s corner

We have many celebrations to share from Dallas School District.

Report suspected abuse

April is Child Abuse Awareness month here in Polk County.

Superintendent’s corner

Superintendent's corner

Superintendent’s corner

It’s hard to believe we are quickly approaching Thanksgiving.

Tease photo

Superintendent’s Corner

Welcome to the new school year.

District wants what’s best for students



It’s hard to believe, but spring is here. It’s great to see all the flowers blooming and hear the birds chirping. It feels like new beginnings every year at this time.

Superintendent's Corner: Michelle Johnstone

January is School Board Recognition Month, and the Dallas School District, on behalf of its staff and students, would like to express its deep gratitude to our school board members.



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