Centralia’s Summerfest
A Long History Originally called Centerville, the city changed its name to Centralia in 1883 after the city was...
Southwest Washington Fair
Founded 1909 Chronicle photographs from the 99th Annual Southwest Washington Fair taken during the second week of...
Plenty of History Is on Display at Area Museums
By Edna Fund, For The Chronicle Lewis County Historical Museum, 599 N.W. Front Way, Chehalis, is located in the former...
Get in Your Car and Discover History
Visitors Find the Past Still Lives in Places All Across Lewis County By Edna Fund, For The Chronicle Centralia 1. Borst...
ARTrails in September
By Carrina Stanton, For The Chronicle Galleries, artists and art studios abound in Southwest Washington and nowhere is...
Indoor Activities: Stay Cool on the Inside
While Western Washington typically boasts warm, dry summers, there are sometimes rainy days that make outdoor fun more...
Local Music Venues
The Matrix Coffee House, Chehalis Great food and music Friday and Saturday nights. Open 5PM-LATE. Open mic Saturdays....
Roller Skating at The Rollerdrome
The Rollerdrome, 216 W. Maple St., Centralia, 736-7376.   A converted 1907 dance hall now functions as Centralia’s...
Local Stages Provide Summer Entertainment
By The Chronicle College and community theater is alive and well in Lewis County. From stages at Centralia College to...
Big Screen Entertainment at Both Ends of the...
From blockbusters to sleeper hits, movie buffs have several choices when it comes to seeing new and not-so-new releases...