The Rev. Dan Price to retire

First Presbyterian Church of Eureka is proud, yet reluctant, to announce the retirement of the Rev. Daniel J. Price at the end of May.

Price has served the church and community for over 25 years. His last service will be May 27. … Price grew up in Southern California, attended Westmont College and had his first work as a youth pastor in Fresno. After his marriage to Karen, they moved to Europe. He worked in numerous parishes throughout Scotland in Fettercairn, Auchenblae, Glenbervie, Aberdeen and Stonehaven. During this time, he completed his doctorate in theology from the University of Aberdeen. more

New rector to be instituted at Christ Episcopal Church

In a celebration of the New Ministry service, the Rev. Dr. Daniel London will be formally instituted as rector of Christ Episcopal Church by the Rt. Rev. Barry Beisner, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California. … London is a English and religious studies graduate of Westmont College in Santa Barbara, then went to Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena. more

Christ Episcopal Church elects new rector

The Rev. Dr. Daniel London has been elected as the new rector at Christ Episcopal Church, 15th and H streets in Eureka. London will be celebrating at both the 8 and 10:30 a.m. services Sunday. London grew up in Los Alto and, after graduating from The King’s Academy in Sunnyvale, he went to Westmont College in Santa Barbara, where he double majored in English and religious studies, served as co-Director of an Urban Ministry Team and worked as a radio DJ and then general manager of the college radio station. more

Arcata High’s Ashley Quigley signs letter of intent to play basketball at Vanguard University

The road to get where she’s at today hasn’t been anything close to easy or simple for Ashley Quigley, the walking definition of somebody who has worked her way through personal adversity… Quigley will get the chance to play against former Arcata teammate Lauren McCoy, who will be entering her senior season at Westmont College in the 2017-18 campaign. more

Arcata High’s Lauren McCoy signs NLI to play basketball Westmont College Arcata’s Lauren McCoy signs with Westmost College

Lauren McCoy had plenty of options as to where she could play basketball in college.

And for good reason.

She’s won individual honors, she’s won league titles in multiple sports, she’s won Dick Niclai Tournament titles. McCoy has garnered plenty of recognition for her achievements over the course of her four-year varsity career at Arcata High School.

But when it came to making the decision as to where she’s going to play basketball at the next level, McCoy went with the place that felt like home.

In front of friends and family at the Arcata High School library on Wednesday night, McCoy put pen to paper on her National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Westmont College in Santa Barbara. more



Alexis Cade and Jonathan Wilson were married on Sept. 26, 2009, at the Santa Barbara Historical Museum by the Rev. Bart Tarman…He is a 2003 graduate of Calabasas High School and graduated with a degree in social sciences from Westmont College. more

Second District Q&A with Clif Clendenen

Cliff Clendenen, candidate for 2nd District supervisor (southeastern Humboldt County, including Fortuna, Garberville, Rio Dell), has a daughter,

Elizabeth, who just finished her freshman year at Westmont. more