Category: Aberdeen Times

Willow Bay heartbreak

To the editor, I recently visited the Willow Bay Recreation Area and was appalled with what I saw. The current lessee has turned it into his own personal junkyard. There were piles of old tires, trailers full of junk, metal,…

New Gem Trail segment finished

The new segment of the Aberdeen Gem Trail that runs along Hazard Creek Golf Course is basically finished. Councilman Brian Schneider asks parents to walk the trail with their children rather than allowing them to walk the trail alone. This…

Robert Markham

7/8/1946 – 4/29/2022 Robert Wayne Markham, age 75 of Wake County, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2022, at his residence in Holly Springs, NC. A native of Chatham County, he was born on July 8, 1946, to the late…

AHS track teams travel to West Side

The Aberdeen High School boys; and girls’ track teams traveled to West Side Wednesday, May 4, to compete with 10 other teams from 1A through 4A. Both the boys’ team took fifth place and the girls’ team took second place…

Who done it?

To the editor, How are Mr. Biden and Mr. Alec Baldwin alike? They both blame others for what they have done. Not me. Clark Holdaway

Honoring Joyce Foster

To the editor, I’m writing this to honor Joyce Foster, who recently retired from Spring Creek Assisted Living. In the years I have known her she was a great caregiver, organized med-tech, super-good cook and then the boss of the…

Steve Benson

Donald Steven Benson passed away May 3, 2022, in Pocatello, Idaho after a courageous battle with cancer. Steve was born to Donald Samuel Benson and Alene Afton Heaton on December 11, 1946, in Pocatello, Idaho. He attended schools in Rockland…

David Lee Wahlen

David Lee Wahlen, 72, of Aberdeen, ID, passed away Thursday, May 5, 2022 in Idaho Falls, ID. David was the first of seven children, born in American Falls, ID, on Oct. 21, 1949 to Floyd Chester Wahlen and Orva Marie…

Lenora Bethke

Lenora Santa Rossi Koompin Bethke, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend was 91 when she died unexpectedly, yet peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 4, 2022. She was the youngest of five children born to Gustino and Marie Rinna…