High School


Miller steps down as coach

INDEPENDENCE — Zach Miller announced last week he is stepping down as Central’s head baseball coach.

Jones hopes to change culture

DALLAS — Dallas boys soccer coach John Jones stepped into a difficult spot last season.

Registration for golf tourney open

DALLAS — Registration is open for the Dallas Quarterback Club’s 22nd annual golf tournament on Aug. 20.

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Dirtbags head to state tournament

DALLAS — The DeMarini Dirtbags are headed back to the American Legion state tournament.

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Injury complicates Curtis’ summer

DALLAS — Kailee Curtis was ready for a big summer of golf.

PERRYDALE FOOTBALL: Riddell to lead Pirates in 2016

PERRYDALE — When Perrydale athletics director Dan Dugan began his search for a new head football coach, he turned to Central athletics director Shane Hedrick for any suggestions.

Living in the United States a fun, memorable experience

*Editor’s note: Thomas Gniadecki attended Dallas High School on a foreign exchange student program. He will return to his home in Denmark in July.

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Central athletes volunteer at Monmouth Public Library

MONMOUTH — Central High School freshman Bailey Padilla paused for the briefest of moments — then she tackled a difficult challenge.

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Watson dies in swim accident

SPRAY — Cody Watson, 16, of Monmouth, died Sunday while swimming with friends at the John Day River near Spray.

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PREP SOFTBALL: Throwing heat

DALLAS — There was a time when Dallas High graduate Yasmine El-Hato wasn’t sure if she’d ever be good at softball.

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DALLAS — It’s something that frustrates Dallas senior Tucker Weaver, perhaps more than anything else when it comes to baseball.

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Track reaches key lifespan mark

DALLAS — When Dallas High School’s track surface was installed in 2004, it brought much-needed help.

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PREP SOFTBALL: Dragons fall in state quarterfinals

EUGENE — Dallas’ softball team’s run in the state playoffs ended in the quarterfinals round on Friday. The No. 6 Dragons fell to third-seeded Churchill 6-0 in Eugene, ending Dallas’ season.