Sherman County Historical Society and Museum
Open Daily 10 until 5 May through October
|Sherman Union High School, centrally located
near Moro, serves the county and houses the Sherman County Library.
Elementary schools are located in Wasco and Grass Valley. The Moro
Clinic offers medical services. Baptist, Catholic, Church of Christ,
Lutheran, Presbyterian and Methodist
denominations are represented in the county.
Volunteers provide many important services including rural and city fire protection, rescue and medical response, educational support and children's activities: 4-H and FFA projects, church youth groups, Scouting, Little League and school athletics. Adults participate in programs of OSU Extension Study Groups, a grain marketing group, Sherman County Historical Museum, Grange, fraternal lodges, Lions Club, American Legion, Oregon Cattlemen's Association and Oregon Wheat Growers League.
and most of the country took on the hues of fall. The bunchgrass and sagebrush
took their sombre colors. The wind that blew from the east was getting
cold and biting...fuel during the winter was wood that Emsley cut, coal
he carried on his back from Wasco, or wheat."
-- James T. Siscel