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Centralia, PA

Like a house which has stood witness to an infamous gruesome murder, Centralia has become a tourist trap.  Once a tragic smoldering monument to the capitalist rape of Mother Nature, today Centralia is descended upon in droves by people looking for a sideshow.  541 more words

Tagging Centralia’s boulevard of broken dreams

CENTRALIA, Pa. — The first thing friend Ginger and I did when we finally arrived was turn our noses up at half the graffiti.

“If people are going to go to all the trouble of getting here,” I said with my nostrils pointed skyward, “they could at least entertain us with a something more creative than their tag.” 445 more words

Spring Break

Centralia’s Best "Surprise!" Food - Shanghai Café

In your travels, have you ever noticed that the really good food is in the restaurant where you think you would least expect it? However, you don’t always have to travel to experience the great little joints – don’t overlook the ones in your hometown. 398 more words


Washington: Lewis County

Lewis County (pop. 75,455) is north of Cowlitz and Skamania counties. It is one of seven Lewis counties, and one of five named for Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. 264 more words


Centralia honors 1975 state championship squad

CENTRALIA (KSNT) – Centralia High School has enjoyed plenty of success over the years in athletic competition. You already know about the achievements of John Riggins (being elected to Pro Football’s Hall of Fame and Super Bowl champion) but what about the Centralia Lady Panthers girls basketball team of 1975. 293 more words