Herald and News

STRONGER THAN EVER: Emily Parks defies odds, takes bronze in NAIA track and field championships

They say whenever you have an ACL injury, you are never the same.

You might not have the same jump you once had, along with excess pain and certainly cannot compete at a high level.

Emily Parks saw the odds and smiled.

She liked her chances after she suffered a grueling ACL tear her senior year at Lost River High School.

She knew she would compete again when just before she suffered her injury, she received a scholarship to run at Westmont College. more

Klamath Basin faith news briefs

“If someone you love says they are going to die” will the topic of the Rev. Dr. Kathleen Erion at the 11 a.m. Sunday service in Chiloquin United Methodist Church at Third and Schonchin streets in Chiloquin, according to a news release. …Coming next month, the Westmont College choir and ensembles will perform at the church at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 11. more