Vale Hall of Fame to induct three – retired judge, two retired coaches

VALE – A retired state judge and two retired coaches will be inducted into the Vale Hall of Fame this fall, the Vale Alumni Association has announced.

They are Frank Yraguen, retired Malheur County Circuit Court judge; Ray Barnes, former baseball coach and principal at Vale High School; and Arnold Lewis, former football and wrestling coach at the school.

This will be the second induction to the Hall of Fame. The association inaugurated the Vale High School hall last with with inductees Bob Bement, Dave Wilcox, and Merle Saunders. The 2018 Hall of Fame banquet is scheduled for Oct. 27 at the Malheur County Fairgrounds.

The new inductees:

Frank Yraguen

He was born in Ontario, graduated from Vale High School in 1958 and Oregon State University in 1962. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps until . . .