Quilt of Valor honors the memory of a Vale woman

From left: Axel Stephen is joined by Jeff Stephens, Betty McMahan, and Stewart Stephen with the quilt honoring the late Axella Stephen. (Submitted photo)

VALE – A “Quilt of Valor” was presented to Jeff Stephen at the First Christian Church in Vale Or on March 2, 2019. It was presented by his brothers Axel Stephen, and Stewart Stephen. The quilt was made by Betty McMahan and quilted by Shirley Stills. The brothers were honoring their mother Axella Stephen, who died recently.  

Food plans underway

• The Vale Food Distribution Group will discuss summer lunch plan ideas at a meeting at 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. this Thursday, at Vale Christian Church.

The group will also discuss grant opportunities and plans for volunteering in the community. Everyone is welcome. For . . .