News from Eagle Bend's Past
25 Years Ago
November 15, 1995
Eagle Valley volleyball players received awards for the 1996 season. Meghan Green, most improved; Missy Hayes, honorable mention All-Conference and Academic All-State; Lisa Schauer, honorable mention All-Conference and Best Server; Kelly Greene, Best Defense, All-Conference; Peggy Henrich, All-Conference Best Offensive, Most Valuable Player, All-Conference Offensive; Nikki Zeidler, Academic All-State.
Eagle Valley football players receiving awards for the 1995 season were: Terry Runge, Dr. Crunch; Erick Line, Outstanding Freshman; Bob Stepaniak, Most Improved and Honorable Mention All-Conference; Darin Dickinson, Mr. Defense and Honorable Mention All-Conference; Joe Mansager, Mr. Defense and All-Conference; Jason Bain MVP and All-Conference; Jarrod Tanner, All-Conference, Jason Bain, MVP and All-Conference; Scott Rowe, Rebel Award.
50 Years Ago
November 12, 1970
The grand opening of the Eagle Lanes will be held Friday, November 13. Free coffee and doughnuts will be served. The new owners, Mr. and Mrs. Duane Williams, cordially invite all the area people to come in during the grand opening to view the new equipment which has been installed and to meet the Williams.
The Eagle Bend Volunteer Fire Department was called to the Dale Rachuy farm on Saturday, November 7, where the barn was on fire. Rachuy had been cleaning the barn when his tractor suddenly stopped. In attempting to restart the tractor, it misfired and was immediately ignited. The fire leveled the barn, destroying the tractor and loader, a small amount of hay, and a pile of native red oak lumber that was stored nearby.