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The Adams County Record Wednesday, December 26, 2012 Council Lumberjacks lose 2 but show signs of improvement BY RODD BAXTER (Editor's note: This report is late in comin~ but we include it .for those who are interested.) The Council girls' basketball team took on Cascade Friday night (Dec. 14) and showed in the first half that they are heading in the right direction. The Lumberjacks were down 17 to 10 in the first quarter, and then only down 25 to 17 at the half. Last year they were down 55 to 7 at the half. Balanced scoring in the First Half helped the Lumberjacks as Suzy Meza led the way with 5 points; Taylor Cole and Sierra Schmeckpeper each had 4 a piece. The 3rd Quarter was not a good one, as the Lumberjacks were only able to make 2 Field Goals. Going into the 4th quarter, Council was down 35 to 24 but better pressure led to quick baskets and saw the lead trimmed to 6 points. Cascade was able to hold on for a 55 to 41 win, but the zmprovement and competitiveness is there. Council lost last year's contest to Cascade 85 to 25. Hayley Flynn led the scoring attack with 14 points, with 10 of those coming in the 4th Quarter. Suzy Meza had 8, Zoe Wessels 7, Taylor Cole 4, Sierra Schmeckpeper 4, Hannah Bryson 2 and Brittany Armistead 2. Council won the Junior Varsity game against Cascade 50 to 31. Council was led in scoring by Beauleen Soumwei with 13, Jasmine Gibleau 10, Brittany Armistead 8, Melyssa Goetling 8, Hannah Bryson 5, Tessa Shepard 4 and Lacie Anderson with 2. Horseshoe Bend On Saturday the girls traveled to Horseshoe Bend. The Lumberjacks went back and forth in the 1st Quarter with Horseshoe Bend taking the lead at the end of the quarter 12 to 10. The 2nd Quarter was the same, as both teams were only able to make 1 basket a piece with the other points coming from the Free Throw Line. At the half, Horseshoe Bend led 16 to 14. A low scoring 3rd Quarter for the Lumberjacks put them behind 27 to 20 going into the 4th. Although the Lumberjacks were able to outscore Horseshoe Bend in the 4th quarter, it just was not enough, and they ended up losing 36 to 32. Free Throws were the key in this game, and Council was not able to take advantage. Council ended up Organizations / Boards Cambridge Senior Chatter by ]anice One more week to go before 2012 is history and we begin anew. I know that we don't really start over, but we humans have made a tradition of wiping our slates clean at the end of the old year and hope the New Year brings us better health, fortunes and circumstances. Who ever invented this New Year time thing really did us all a favor m my opinion. It gives us a chance to set new goals and/or renew old ones. If we've had a bad year, we can believe that next year things will turn around, and if we have had a great year we can see things continuing. We have "hope" that our lives will be better, that we can put away our past failings and start over. I'm looking forward to the New Year and all the possibilities that are before me. Please join Candy and I as our quest for a happier and healthier New Year by beginning walking with us on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays at 9:00 AM. Physical activity is the one sure way to cure most of our physical and psychological ills. It helps our bodies to release endorphins m our brains that give us a sense of well-being. Plus, physical activity while it tires us out momentarily, actually gives us more energy in the Silver & Gold Page 5 9 for 24 from the Line. Last year's contest had Horseshoe Bend winning 52 to 18. Council was led in Scoring by Zoe Wessels with 12, Suzy Meza 7, Brandy Gibleau 5, Hayley Flynn 3, Brittany Armistead 3 and Hannah Bryson 2. The kids are learning what it takes to be competitive and they are making the strides everyday in practice. With a little more dedication and effort these young ladies are going to be successful. Council won the Iunior Varsity game 37 to 28. Council was led in Scoring by Melyssa Goetling with 10, Beauleen Soumwei 9, Hannah Bryson 8, Kassidy Pate 2, Parks & Rec Board Meeting First Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm at City Hall. Adams County Search & Rescue North -- First Thursday of each month at 7 pm at the MV Emergency Services Building South -- First Monday of each month at 7 pm at the Adams County Courthouse The American Legion Meets the first Thursday of every month at the American Legion Hall at 7:30 pm. Michaela Lattimer 2, Brittany ....................................................... Armistead 2, Lacie Anderson Council School Board 2, Jasmine Gibleau 1 and Maecy Henning 1. Vuicl Cawyer -- 257-3358 long run. Our Exercise classes resume January 7th, come join us for a better, healthier, more positive New Year. Our Food Pantry will be held on January 3 .from 3:00 to 4:00 PM. Our next shopping trip to Ontario will be on January 8th. If you are interested, give me a call here at the center or stop by and sign our trip sheet. Happy New Year everyone! Second Monday of every month at 6 pm at the Council High School Library. Adams Soil & Water Conservation Dist Second Monday of the month 6:30 pm at the Adams County Extension Office. Adams Coop. Weed Management Area Second Tuesday of each month at 3 pm at the Adams County Weed Control building. For info call 253-4669. Adams Co. Sheriff Reserve Officers Meeting the second Wednesday at 7 pm in the Adams County Courthouse Council Valley Free Library Board Second Monday at i pm in the library. Indian Valley Fire Department Second Thursday at 7 pm in the Indian Val- ley Fire Hall Alcoholics Anonymous Every Mon. & Wed. at 8 pm in the Council Valley Free Library. Call 761-0875 for more information. Hazard Risk Planning Team Every Third Thursday at 10:00 AM in the Council EMS Building New Meadows Planning & Zoning First Monday of every month at 7 pm in City Hall. By Shirley Wilson Government So fast the weeks go by. Here we are at the end of another year. Remember the center will be open on Friday the 28th. Then we will be closed Thursday and Wednesday of next week. That is the 1st and 2nd of January. The senior bus will be going to Ontario on the 3rd, leaving the center at 8:30 a.m Our foot clinic will be on the 18th. If you wish to have the nurse work on your toenails, call the center and set up an appointment. Norah will be happy to set you up, I think that is all that is going on this coming January, except the board, along with paying members of the center, will vote for a new board on the 23rd. If you are interested in being on the board, please come to the center and we have a nomination box you can put your name in. It would be nice to have some new faces and new ideas to make the center better. A special "thank you" to the girls from Ms. Cook's class. They came and decorated our Christmas tree. And the first, second and third graders came and sang for us last Wednesday. Wtiat a great job they did. I didn't know there were that many children in Council. A special "thank you" to the teachers and helpers who saw that the kids got where they were going and then back to the school. And last but not least, a real big "thank you" to the city of Council for that wonderful cash donation. It will sure be put to good use. May you have a Blessed Holiday and be safe. The roads were not very friendly late Sunday evening. New Meadows City Council Second Monday of every month at 7 pm at New Meadows City Hall. Council City Council Second Tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm at Council City Hall. Adams County Commissioners Second, Third &.Fourth Mondays at 9:00 am in the Commissioners Room, County Court- house St. ]ude's Qurch Highway 95, Council 1st & 3rd Sundays 10:00 am Fdd.ay Mass- noon. ofd NalamN 102 S. Exeter * 208-566-4264 Pastor John Schaffer Discipleship 10 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Sunday Fellowship 12:00 p.m. Children'S Church ! 1:15 a.m. Vanw Camm Pastor Brian Gladhart 355-2020 Assoc. Pastor Isaac Ward 257-3812 Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Worship Service 11:15 a.m. Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m. Clla of w Owlft of tarot ! /Saba S Fairfield, Council 253-4330 Bishop: Douglas Linford Morning Worship 9:30 a.m. Comdl 190 4th Ave. 253-6923 Interim Pastor Roger Hayden Worship Services at 7:00 p.m. Meets at 340 Commercial Street, Weiser, Idaho 208-318-8660 or 208-549-0669 Pastors Stephen and Debble Blount Sunday School 9:30 AM Services 10:30 AM & 6:30 P.M Bible Study Thursday 7:00 PM Services c.mt wll Or C,,a 253-6430 Pastor: Geoff Cole Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Power & Light Company Tue. 7 p.m. Bible Study Thurs. 7 p.m. Clam:h 105 California Ave. 253-6461 www.councilcc.org Co-Pastors: Wayne Freedman & Les Sheneberger Morning Worship 10 a.m." Wed. Bible Studies 5:30 & 7:30 pm Mon.-Women's Bible Study 7 pm Ffi. Men's Breakfast Bible Study 7 am lqew Meacb lvledwCN Chinch 210 N. Heighho 347-2427 www.newmeadowsumc.org Pastor Andy Satta Morning Worship 10:30 a.m Children's Church held during worship for Oa t Oats aa Basement of Tater Tots Daycare 208-741-0410 Pastor: Jon Sorg Services Sunday 11:00 a.m.