Day: January 22, 2018

McNary honors senior wrestlers

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes McNary rolled on Thursday, Jan. 18, defeating McKay 51-12 and West Salem 55-15. But the Celtics couldn’t carry that momentum over to senior night, falling to North Salem 42-30 on Friday, Jan. 19. “We wrestled way better yesterday than we did tonight and I’m not talking effort,” McNary head coach Jason Ebbs said. “I’m talking about technique. There’s certain mistakes that we made tonight that we simply did not make last night and they were fatal mistakes.” Senior Brayden Ebbs (170) opened Friday’s home dual, his final at McNary, with a pin in...

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Cinema greenlit at Keizer Station

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Keizer is getting a movie theater. At its meeting Tuesday, Jan. 16, the Keizer City Council authorized City Manager Chris Eppley to sign a lease for a site in Keizer Station with the owner of Keizer Cinema 9 LLC, Charles Nakvasil. The site is located across from the Transit Center on Keizer Station Boulevard Northeast and the lease will net the city nearly $150,000 annually over at least the next 50 years. The cinema will have the option to extend the lease for up to 99 years. Construction is expected to begin...

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Lady Celts win at the buzzer

McNary junior Abbie Hawley made a shot at the buzzer as the Lady Celts defeated Greater Valley Conferce rival South Salem 39-38 on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Hawley led McNary with 13 points and four rebounds. Senior Kailey Doutt added 11 points and seven rebounds in the victory. The Lady Celts hadn’t defeated South Salem since assistant coach Deven Hunter’s senior year (2012). McNary rebounded from a 58-39 loss at McMinnville on Friday, Jan. 12. Doutt had 21 points and nine rebounds. Hawley and Paige Downer each added seven points. Sabella Alfaro scored the only four other points in the...

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