Jun 27, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
June 11, 2013, marked not only the end of the school year for students and staff at Rose Elementary School but the end of an era. After 109 years of service, the Roseburg, Ore., school closed its doors for the last time, ending a yearlong effort to stave off closure in the face of declining enrollment numbers and the need to cut costs throughout the Roseburg School District.
Jun 13, 2013
May 30, 2013
Fir Grove Elementary School fourth-grader Brayden Corey, right, and grandmother Gayle Thomas of Roseburg share a moment at the grave of Jackie Thomas, Brayden's grandfather and Gayle's husband, at the Roseburg National Cemetery May 24. Jackie Thomas served in the Marine Corps and died in 2010.