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Former county commissioner honored for service to community

Posted: Tuesday, Nov 20th, 2012

At a party hosted by the Lincoln County Transit Advisory Committee, Frank Armstrong, 92, was feted for his many years of community service that included a four-year term on the county commission. Three generations of county leaders were represented as Armstrong was surrounded by retired commission chairman Don Lindly, left, and Bill Hall, the current presiding commissioner. (Photo by Rick Beasley)

NEWPORT – A former Lincoln County commissioner who championed mass transit and led Oregon’s Commission for the Blind entered a nursing home last week surrounded by friends, neighbors and the man who beat him in a free-for-all primary race 22 years ago.

For the complete article see the 11-21-2012 issue.

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