A memorial for Brown High School student Elesha "Ellie" Newton will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 27, at Cline Falls State Park. Persons needing a ride should meet at Brown at 12:15 p.m.
Ellie drowned in an accident July 6 at the site. The public is welcome at this celebration of life, which will be officiated by Pastor Glenn from Powell Butte Christian Church. Ellie was inurned next to her father last week in Oakland, Calif.
Contributions in Ellie's name can be made to Brown's Americana music project, through the Redmond Education Foundation. Call Shelley Knutz at 923-5437 for information.