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November 10, 2015 by Pam Thomason (Register to contact)

Open to any 1967 DDHS Graduate. Page is under my name: Pamela Hicks Thomason....group name DDHS Class of 1967 Friends. Be sure and join in we have over 80 graduates that are staying in touch. The group plans occasional luncheons and other get togethers.

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May 14, 2013 by Carolyn Kelly Douglas (Register to contact)

Harris publications is looking for DDHS graduates. They produce a book of all alumni, whether you graduated or not. Call 1 800-973-5328 to update your info. They are requesting your information soon.
5/14/13

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Jeff Centoni takes on Friday night lights at CHS  Polkio.com

INDEPENDENCE — Things have come full circle for Jeff Centoni.



David Douglas High's student body president crowned as Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

David Douglas High School's student body president, Aleena Thammavong, was crowned the school's 2019 Rose Festival Court princess Friday during a ...



Police: Person shot, killed in SE Portland near David Douglas High School  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police say a person was shot and killed late Friday night in southeast Portland just north of David Douglas High School.



Court docs: Two teens robbed person collecting tickets at David Douglas HS basketball game  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Two teens robbed a person working the ticket table at a David Douglas High School basketball game, according to court documents.



Spring concert features two big bands  East PDX News

This concert, presented in the Hazelwood neighborhood, begins with selections played by members of the East County Community Orchestra. Story and photos ...



'Odd Couples' duel – at David Douglas High  East PDX News

Rehearsing their version of Neil Simon's The Odd Couple at David Douglas High School, Oscar (played by Christian Huezo) is perplexed, after he burns the ...



'Millie' returns to David Douglas stage  East PDX News

The Music Director of upcoming production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie”, Jennifer Brooks-Muller, conducts the David Douglas High School Orchestra in the ...



Rose Fest Princess revealed at David Douglas  East PDX News

Filled with more people than live in many Oregon cities, the David Douglas High School, in the Hazelwood neighborhood, enthusiastically await the start of this ...



How to save a life: Free CPR training this week in Portland  KGW.com

There will be CPR training sessions Thursday at OMSI and Friday at the Oregon Zoo.



David Douglas High School, home to teenage MAX victims, rallies around students  OregonLive.com

The week ahead, David Douglas High School Principal John Bier knew, would not be easy. The teenage girls threatened on the MAX train last week both attend ...



'Millie' lights up David Douglas stage  East PDX News

The central character proclaims she's ready to conquer New York City – In this opening number of David Douglas High's rollicking fall musical, “Thoroughly ...



David Douglas's Aleena Thammavong selected to Rose Festival Court  KATU

Aleena Thammavong is a senior at David Douglas High School and the student body president. She plans to study business at Portland State University and ...



Pamplin Media Group - Downtown Portland shines during 2019 Starlight Parade  Pamplin Media Group

Downtown Portland shines during 2019 Starlight Parade, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.



Watch: Former Oregon high school football star Samson Ebukam has career game, leads Los Angeles Rams to epic win  OregonLive.com

The Rams linebacker and former David Douglas High School star scored touchdowns on a fumble return and an interception during the Rams 54-51 win ...



Pamplin Media Group - Your City Hall: Upcoming public budget forums  Portland Tribune

What is happening? Scheduled public forums for Portlanders to comment on the next city budget begin Tuesday, April 2, and continue through May 22.



For Portland-raised Sam Elliott, an Oscar nod finally comes  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — After 50 years of working in film, Sam Elliott was nominated for his first Academy Award on Tuesday. Elliott, who graduated from David ...



Oregon high school shooting: David Douglas upgrading security features, but faces similar big-school safety challenges  The Oregonian

David Douglas High School, the largest in the state, faces many of the same security challenges as nearby Reynolds High.



Miracle on 135th Avenue  Willamette Week

Her science teacher lobs facts at the 30 students about the periodic table—hydrogen is the first one, the symbols for gold and silver are based on Latin roots, and ...



Police ID man shot, killed in SE Portland near David Douglas HS  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police Tuesday identified a 38-year-old man who they say was shot and killed Friday night in southeast Portland just north of David ...



Community School Program Pits Multnomah County Against Oregon's Biggest High School  OPB News

For many Portland parents “SUN school” means cool, free, after-school classes — like this rocketry class at David Douglas High. Senior Jayee Li is hoping her ...



12 players with ties to Oregon, Washington in the Super Bowl  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — There will be 12 players suiting up in this year's Super Bowl who have a connection to Oregon and Washington. And if it helps you root for a ...



David Douglas school district names new superintendent  OregonLive.com

david-douglas-high.jpg. David Douglas High School is one of the largest in the state. The school district got a new superintendent this week. (Melissa Jones ...



Grant High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Grant High School crowned senior Stella Monteverde-Cakebread as its Portland Festival princess on Friday, completing the 2019 court. The daughter of Dayna ...



Pamplin Media Group - State champions of jazz gather in Gresham  Pamplin Media Group

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Reader Responds to WW's Reporting on Anti-Vaxx Doctor Paul Thomas: “His Intentions Are Misplaced”  Willamette Week

Autism Is Not a Curse. I feel it's important to write in response to a letter you published in this week's Willamette Week. It was written by my former pediatrician Dr.



December 2018 – Memo Calendar  Mid-county Memo

We offer the Memo Calendar to you to publicize events open to the community at large. When sending submissions, please include details that apply and a.



Parkrose High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Parkrose HIgh crowned senior Amy Bonilla as its Portland Rose Festival Court princess in a ceremony at the school on Monday. A member of the Parkrose Elite ...



After knifing, anxiety walks the halls of Portland high school  fox6now.com

PORTLAND, Oregon -- Many of the students at David Douglas High School in east Portland are immigrants, children whose parents fled war zones and poverty ...



The startup MakerSpace Lab brings 3-D printers to David Douglas High School  Mid-county Memo

When Greg Keller graduated from Linfield College in 1996, he told one of his professors that he was interested in working with technology in the.



Food safety concerns at David Douglas High School lead to whistleblower lawsuit  Pamplin Media Group

An ailing head cook has led to a whistleblower lawsuit against David Douglas School District, according to documents filed Wednesday, Aug. 12, in Multnomah ...



David Douglas student engineers headed to finals of national rocket competition (w/video)  The Oregonian

Five David Douglas students will visit the Washington D.C. area as part of the May 10 national rocket competition.



SHREK sensational show at David Douglas High  East PDX News

David Douglas High School Performing Arts Department performance of Shrek The Musical begins with 7-year-old Shrek being turned out of his home by his ...



Oregon Bill Tightening Vaccine Requirements May Soon Have a New Loophole  Willamette Week

State Sen. Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (D-Portland) plans to an offer an amendment to the vaccine-requirement bill currently winding its way through the Oregon ...



Winter 2018 student achievement roundup  Mid-county Memo

At the end of each school quarter, the Memo notes the achievements of area students and athletic teams. If we missed someone, let us know by e-mailing.



Benson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Benson High School crowned Melissa Davila, a senior who aims to become a dental hygienist, as its 2019 Rose Festival princess in a ceremony at the school ...



Madison High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Madison High School crowned senior Gabrielle “Gabby” Ferroggiaro as its princess on the 2019 Portland Rose Festival Court during a ceremony at the school ...



Five David Douglas HS students arrested for vandalism at Roosevelt HS  kgw.com

Five teenagers are facing criminal charges for their alleged role in vandalizing Roosevelt High School.



David Douglas selects 2018 Rose Festival Court princess  KPTV.com

David Douglas High School has selected its princess for the 2018 Rose Festival Court.



PSU report red-flags behavior problems at David Douglas school district  KATU

The On Your Side Investigators expose eye-opening details about bullying and behavior problems within the David Douglas School District just days after ...



Wilson High School crowns Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Wilson High School crowned junior Chloe Unflat, who is interested in soccer and art, as its princess on the 2019 Rose Festival Court on Thursday at the ...



Franklin High School crowns Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Franklin High School crowned senior Christina Liu, who plans to become an engineer, as its princess on the 2019 Rose Festival Court on Wednesday at the ...



Cleveland High School crowns its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Cleveland High School has named senior Lindsey Hausafus as its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess. The daughter of Lauri and Karl Hausafus, Lindsey ...



David Douglas Scots prepare for 2016 high school football season: Photos  OregonLive.com

The Oregonian/OregonLive's annual high school football tour continued Thursday with a stop at David Douglas High School.



DDHS family loses beloved educator  Mid-county Memo

Following a life full of faith, giving, loyalty and abundant love, Denise “Dee” Louise Lisac peacefully passed away Nov. 28, 2016, following a brief.



2019 Rose Festival queen is Mya Brazile of St. Mary's Academy  OregonLive

Mya Brazile has looked forward to this moment for nearly a decade. The St. Mary's Academy senior was crowned the 2019 Rose Festival queen Saturday ...



David Douglas wrestler aims for 2nd state title  KOIN.com

When Kyle Beal was a freshman at David Douglas, he won a state wrestling title in the 113-pound class. Now he's a senior and he has his sites set on going out ...



Central Catholic crowns its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Ellie Hylland, a senior and member of the varsity tennis team, was crowned as Central Catholic's princess for the Portland Rose Festival Court during a campus ...



David Douglas High greets new Princess  East PDX News

See what led to Stephanie Vo being selected the 2016 Portland Rose Festival David Douglas High School Princess ...



David Douglas graduate Larry Ma shot driving his sports car in Southeast Portland  OregonLive.com

Linda Asburry woke up to the sound of what turned out to be a Mercedes sports car crashing into the cyclone fence near her Southeast Portland home ...



Los Angeles Rams' Samson Ebukam reveals his biggest fear ahead of Super Bowl 53  OregonLive

The Rams linebacker and former David Douglas High School star says his fear has nothing to do with his first-ever appearance in a Super Bowl.



Here's where to recycle your Christmas tree  KGW.com

A list of recycling options for your Christmas tree in the Portland and Vancouver area.



Jefferson High School crowns its Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

Jefferson High School crowned senior Daria Stalions, an honor student who plans to attend Portland State next year, as its 2019 Rose Festival Court princess on ...



And the Grammy goes to…David Douglas High School | East Portland Oregon Newspaper | Gateway & Parkrose  Mid-county Memo

Latest photos and full news story about the Grammy Gold Signature Award won by the David Douglas High School Music Department, Current Oregon Articles ...



Spring student achievements round up  Mid-county Memo

At the end of each quarter, the Mid-county Memo marks the successes of area students and athletic teams. If we missed someone, let us know—e-mail.



Bullying Backlash: Parents want changes after KATU reveals fight video  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Put a stop to bullying. That's the message from several parents in the David Douglas School District after the On Your Side Investigators ...



November 2017 – Memo Pad  Mid-county Memo

Each day, members of our community quietly celebrate milestones, achievements and accomplishments—big and small. This department highlights these ...



Scots’ Angels funds family after recipient passes away  Mid-county Memo

One thing's for sure: Scots' Angels has aided many more lives than “Charlie's Angels” ever did (although Charlie's are, of course, fictitious). The David.



Enrollment Drops in David Douglas as Gentrification Pushes East  Willamette Week

For the second year in a row, the David Douglas School District in outer Southeast Portland has seen a small decrease in the number of enrolled student.



Speeches From High School Seniors As They Say Goodbye To Classmates  NPR

It's the time of year when high schools are saying goodbye to its seniors. And with graduation ceremonies come commencement speeches by top students.



In Portland, teens who long for homeland of Bhutan find a home at David Douglas High School  OregonLive.com

Reared in refugee camps, the teens who call themselves Bhutanese connect their heritage with their future in Portland and find the support of their peers.



'Mary Poppins' soars at David Douglas High  East PDX News

Music Director and conductor Jennifer Brooks-Muller gives the David Douglas High Orchestra a down stroke, to start the overture, as a performance of MARY ...



'Everyone deserves help:' Teens tell Wyden, Meieran of need for mental health support  OregonLive

Annabelle Sukin, left, talks to Multnomah County Commissioner Sharon Meieran and U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., about youth suicide prevention at the Lines ...



Owamagbe Odighizuwa, former Oregon high school star, selected by New York Giants in NFL draft  OregonLive.com

The former Oregon high school football player who starred at David Douglas high school in Portland before playing college football at UCLA, has been selected ...



More candidates file for local school board seats  Pamplin Media Group

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'That person is a coward': Dog sickened by rat poison in SE Portland  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — A Southeast Portland couple was worried one of their two dogs was intentionally sickened by rat poison. “My dogs did absolutely nothing to ...



Police arrest shooting suspect the next day while breaking up a fight in SE Portland  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – A fight involving a tow truck driver led Portland police arrest a man Wednesday afternoon who is the suspect in a shooting from the previous ...



Former Oregon prep star Samson Ebukam expected to start for L.A. Rams in 2018  OregonLive.com

The former David Douglas High School star's strong minicamp has elevated him to possibly starting at linebacker for the Rams in 2018.



David Douglas 50 Plus graduates hold inaugural picnic | East Portland Oregon Newspaper | Gateway & Parkrose  Mid-county Memo

Latest photos and full story about the inaugural David Douglas High School 50 plus potluck picnic for the classes of 1957, 1958, and 1959 held last month at ...



Popular after-school program faces changes aimed at racial equity  OregonLive.com

Many SUN Schools, beloved by students and families, will lose their staff and oversight to new culturally specific operators such as the Latino Network and Self ...



April 2018 – Memo Pad  Mid-county Memo

Each day members of our community quietly celebrate milestones, achievements and accomplishments—big and small. This department highlights these ...



Multnomah County offers free, inexpensive options for vaccines before school exclusion deadline  OregonLive

Oregon requires every child who attends a public or private school, preschool or childcare center be vaccinated. Parents and guardians must submit paperwork ...



David Douglas Sports Legend Brings Home the Gold … Football  Mid-county Memo

We have the latest photos and news story about David Douglas High School sports legend Claxton Welch presenting a Super Bowl 50th anniversary golden ...



Small lab explosion fills David Douglas classroom with smoke, 12 hurt - oregonlive.com  OregonLive.com

All were checked at the scene by Portland firefighter paramedics and school nurses. The students were taken to several area hospitals with non-life-threatening ...



Fired Portland immigrant liaison threatens civil rights lawsuit  Pamplin Media Group

Well-known immigrant and refugee community coordinator Ronault 'Polo' Catalani was terminated last September while off work because of stress, lawyer say.



Magical 'Beauty and the Beast' charms David Douglas audiences  East PDX News

Discover how singing, dancing, and orchestral music combine to make an enchanting theatrical performance in the musical now playing at the Horner ...



Portland teen with feet in two cultures paints her way to the top  OregonLive.com

Ester Petukhova. Ester Petukhova painted this image as a *fresh* take on Caravaggio's depiction of David having beheaded Goliath. Petukhova's willingness to ...



Pamplin Media Group - Claxton Welch remembers start of Cowboys dynasty  Pamplin Media Group

BY DAVID BALL/PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP/Former David Douglas Scots running back had his best day as pro in 1970 NFC title game ...



Portland, David Douglas districts adjust as more Somali-speaking students enroll  OregonLive.com

Somali is the Portland district's third-most-spoken language as more refugees settle in Portland and east Multnomah County.



David Douglas' Wayne Snoderly inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame  The Oregonian

A little over a week before he was inducted into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, Wayne Snoderly's acceptance speech remained unwritten. “I've run across ...



'Mary Poppins' visits David Douglas High  East PDX News

Actors, singers, and dancers in the David Douglas High School Theater program are preparing for their fall musical – “Mary Poppins”, debuting on November 11.



St. Mary's Academy crowns Rose Festival Court princess  OregonLive

St. Mary's Academy crowned senior Mya Brazile, a varsity basketball player who aims to become a computer scientist, as its princess on the 2019 Rose Festival ...



As Measles Outbreak Flares, Vaccination Rates Soar and Some Come Off the Fence  The New York Times

PORTLAND, Ore. — The one-day immunization clinic at David Douglas High School in Portland, Ore., was hectic on Saturday, with a wait of 45 minutes to over ...



August 2018 – Memo Pad  Mid-county Memo

Each day members of our community quietly celebrate milestones, achievements and accomplishments—big and small. This department highlights these ...



The New York Times Links Government Deniers, Tax Scammers and Anti-Vaxxers  Willamette Week

The New York Times on Sunday took a spin through the shadowy world of "sovereign-citizens," tax scammers who profit from pretending the government doesn't ...



Vincent Johnson tees up new golf job with parks department  star-news.info

By Ted Perkins *protected email* In October, Portland Parks and Recreation promoted Vincent Johnson to director of golf. Johnson takes the helm from.



November 2018 – Memo Calendar  Mid-county Memo

We offer the Memo Calendar to you to publicize events open to the community at large. When sending submissions, please include details that apply and a.



Police: Oregon teens torture classmate, cut swastika into his head  CNN

Three Portland, Oregon, teens are accused of luring a classmate into a shed, hitting him in the head with a crowbar, shooting him with a BB gun -- and then ...



Kids turn out, boosting success of tree-planting day  East PDX News

Scores of volunteers gather here in the Russell neighborhood, as another Friends of Trees planting day is about to get underway. Story and photos by David F.



Spring quarter student academics, athletics, arts achievements  Mid-county Memo

At the end of each quarter, the Mid-county Memo marks the successes of area students and athletic teams. If we missed someone, let us know—e-mail.



'Government Inspector' entertains at DDHS  East PDX News

Rehearsing for their upcoming production of The Government Inspector, Hlestakov (played by DDHS student actor Caleb Huggins), a lazy low-level government ...



Portland students walk out to protest school shootings  Pamplin Media Group

The Portland branch of the nationwide protest culminated at City Hall Friday morning with hundreds of high school and college students saying 'enough.' ...



Barbara Niven: From Portland's David Douglas High School to 'Cedar Cove'  The Oregonian

Portland native Barbara Niven has had a busy career as an actress, including her role on the Hallmark Channel series "Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove," which ...



Parks budget cuts loom over Gateway Green bike park  BikePortland.org

As you might have already heard, Portland Parks & Recreation is facing a budget gap of $6.3 million. To right the ship, the bureau has proposed eliminating over ...



Rose Festival 2012: David Douglas High School chooses Maleah Cooper as princess  OregonLive.com

Cooper is 18 years old and served as the concert choir president during the school year. She plans to attend Eastern Oregon University or the University of ...



Snapchat stories: Walkout Day from the students' perspective  kgw.com

Many students shared stories on Snapchat to document the demonstrations at their schools.



PDX to Trump: Drop Dead  Willamette Week

Last month, teenage brothers Saman and Hamada Haaji were glued to the television set in their Southeast Portland home, watching France play Germany in an ...



Have you spotted Sam Elliott in Oregon?  OregonLive.com

Sam Elliott may not spend a lot of the year in Oregon, but he has a home in the Willamette Valley and has been spotted going about his business in Eugene.



2019 neighborhood collection event schedule  Metro newsfeed

Free household hazardous waste collection events are held in communities across the Portland region from March through November. No collection events on ...



2019 Oscars: No host, no problem, thanks to Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's duet, passionate speeches, more (review)  OregonLive

The 91st Academy Awards didn't have a host, and didn't need one, as the briskly paced show featured a sexy performance by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, ...



High schoolers reveal power of poetry at competition  Pamplin Media Group

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