Year in review: Christmas tree leads list of stories from 2018
January 2, 2019
Here is a review of the major news stories of 2018, compiled by our staff.
By far, we think, the biggest story of 2018 for Sweet Home was the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree experience. But there were others, and for the most part, the big news was good news: the completion of upgrades at Hawthorne School and the beginning of remodeling at Sweet Home Junior High; SHEDG's financial progress; a quick round of bargaining that resulted in a contract for the school district's classified employees; new equipment for Sweet Home Fire and Ambulance District and new Police Department positions; and lots...