Hidden Valley's Mark Vidlak (center) formed the Aces travel ball team to get his kids, Sam (right) and Nate (left) and opportunity to play with their friends and get to the Mustangs with experience of playing together.
By Ehsan Kassim of the Daily Courier
MURPHY — Mark Vidlak knows he has an unique opportunity this season.
He has the opportunity to coach two of his sons — Sam and Nate Vidlak — this season and for the next two seasons after that.
Sam is a sophomore and Nate is a freshman.
"It's different," Nate Vidlak said. "We talk baseball at home and different ways to improve. The spring season flies by for our family because we enjoy baseball so much." Read More »
The week ahead for the Josephine County Board of Commissioners includes consideration of a truancy ordinance.
The law would allow children between the ages of 6 and 18 to be brought before the court after parents, schools and the county juvenile department are notified and a petition is filed in Josephine County Circuit Court. Parents can be prosecuted, too. Read More »
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The mountains circling Grants Pass can feel like old friends that we see every day. But how much do you know about them? Ever wonder what those mountains are called, and why? The Daily Courier has compiled names and their origins, along with other information, for most of them within sight in an interactive project.
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