Go: ‘Buffalo Soldiers in Clark County,’ Bacon, Baseball and Bingo, Vancouver Variety Market


1. Honor bound

The North County Honor Band consists of middle school and high school students from Hockinson, Brush Prairie, Battle Ground, Ridgefield, La Center, Woodland, Camas and Washougal. As members of the honor band, students are challenged as musicians, performing with talented peers and esteemed guest conductors. The public is invited to hear these top instrumentalists at the free North County Honor Band Concert, 6 p.m. Feb. 1 at Hockinson High School, 16819 N.E. 159th St., Brush Prairie. Two of the honor band’s students have been selected for the Washington All-State Band and will perform at the 2020 Washington Music Educators Association Honor Groups Concerts in Yakima in February. www.hockinsonmusic.com/2019/10/02/578/

2. A soldier’s story

Clark County Historical Museum, 1511 Main St., Vancouver, begins its 2020 Speaker Series at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 with Frazier Raymond’s presentation, “Buffalo Soldiers in Clark County.” Raymond is president of the Buffalo Soldiers — Moses Williams Pacific Northwest Chapter, 9th and 10th U.S. Cavalry Association. Raymond will discuss his military service from 1968 to 1990 and his subsequent involvement with the Buffalo…

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