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  1. Jan Throgmorton Returns to City Hall


    January 24, 2014 by wcobserver

    Jan Throgmorton

    -By Steve Winkler- Four of the West Fork city council members, Mike Nelson, Anita Lowry, Ed Stout and Julie Shafer, voted at the January meeting to appoint former aldermen and Mayor Jan Throgmorton to the vacant Ward 4 seat. There were no other aldermen present. The other option was to appoint Valton Elams, a long time citizen active in community life but without previous political experience. The appointment was to complete the term of the Ward 4, Position 2 seat which was vacated when Charlie Rossetti was voted by the council to become Interim Mayor until a special election can be held to select someone to complete the term of Mayor Frances Hime who resigned in October, 2013. The


  2. WF Garden Market Explained


    January 13, 2014 by wcobserver

    Information provided by Frances Hime. The Market was established by Frances Hime, Warren James, Patty and Jeff Baker, Jan and Chet Hayes, Jerry Napier, Sue Ogle, Mark Findahl, Julie Odum and David Bartel. Apologies to anyone not cited-please let me know. It is an independent organization with a federal EIN number and is not associated with the city of West Fork.  The Market has a current cash reserve for 2014.


  3. Breakfast with Santa 2013


    January 6, 2014 by wcobserver

    The West Fork Friends of the Library sponsors a fund raiser each year – Breakfast With Santa. The event is a town favorite featuring a pancake breakfast, pictures taken with Santa, a craft sale and some music. Enjoy these photos from a citizen photographer.