Van Well Family – Biography

On Thanksgiving Day, 1910, Jacob and Henrica Van Well arrived at the Perrydale railroad station, with their 4 children in tow.  They originally immigrated from Holland to South Dakota in the late 1800’s. Before coming to Oregon, they lived in Alberta, Canada ten years.  Upon arrival in the Dallas area, they were taken by wagon […]

Fresh Baked Holiday Cinnamon Rolls

Dallas Booster Club “Field of Dreams” Turf Project FRESH BAKED HOLIDAY CINNAMON ROLLS Great for Breakfast, Parties and Gatherings Two ways to order: Fresh Baked: Ready to heat and serve. Dough to Go:  Ready for the oven or freeze them for later. Pricing: 4 Baked ready to eat rolls  –  $8.00 6 Freezer ready rolls  […]

E.A.”Buck” and Donna Buchanan Family

Buck was born in 1923 and was raised in the Burns and Fields area of eastern Oregon. He played football for Burns High School as a tight end when they won the state championship in their division. At the start of WWII He joined the service and flew transport planes throughout Europe. He returned home […]

Smith Family – Biography

When an interested athletic fan gets into a conversation about Dallas’ sports and achievements, it does not take long before the topic becomes “The Smith Brothers: Greg, Bobbie, and Steve”.  Theirs is a story of hard work, reward for effort and hard work, and just plain determination…and hard work. The Smith story can be traced […]

Gordon Kunke – Biography

Gordon Kunke was born in 1922.  He grew up on a small farm just outside of Turner, Oregon with his parents and sister. Gordon was a 2 sport athlete in high school – basketball and baseball.  In 1941, he pursued playing baseball at Willamette University.  Then in 1942 he joined the United States Navy.  After […]

Watch for Biographies Coming Soon

It is good for a community to have a project.  With the introduction of the idea of Getting Our Turf On, comes the interest of knowing how we got here.  The Booster Club has presented material to our supporting public for this undertaking, and has also researched past projects for Dallas schools. Over the next […]


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