Grace White

Memorial for Grace White on Saturday

A celebration of Grace White’s life will be held Saturday at the Colfax Veterans Memorial Hall, 22 Sunset Circle. The community potluck will begin at noon. Friends are invited ...

Looking back at 2009

Over the next two issues of the Record, we will focus on the top stories of 2009.The stories on this list were randomly selected. Some made it to the list because of the controvers ...

Comedian Grace White loses battle with lung cancer

Last Thursday morning, Women Who Kick Comedy Butt founder and comedy star Grace White, 58, lost her battle with lung cancer. In November 2007, the longtime Colfax resident had been ...

Colfax comedian in battle for her life

Grace White, founder of the Women Who Kick Comedy Butt tour, has defied the odds. On Nov. 6, 2007, the long-time Colfax resident was given three months to live when doctors diagno ...

Some residents facing health challenges

It’s been two years since comedian Grace White was told she has three months to live. The Colfax resident, who is battling stage 4 inoperable lung cancer, said earlier this week ...

Comedian gives legislators serious talk

Comedian Grace White gave California legislators a serious talk. The 58-year-old Colfax resident, who is battling stage 4 inoperable lung cancer, addressed the Senate Health Commi ...

Emptying out the local news mailbag

Thank you, readers, for sharing news about local residents. Here’s what I’ve received in the past few days. * * * Colfax High School art instructor Steve Coverston has two pi ...

Let's give lung cancer patients a fighting chance

When I first met Grace White in the late 1990s, she was just launching her second career. A single mother, the Colfax resident had reached a point in life when she could pursue he ...

Comedians host cancer research benefit

Women Who Kick Comedy Butt, an all-female stand-up comedy troupe founded by Colfax resident Grace White, will be in Colfax Saturday night. The comedians are hosting a comedy show ...

Colfax comedy show to help lung cancer research

Women Who Kick Comedy Butt hosted a sold-out benefit in March for their founder, comedian Grace White, a 33-year resident of Colfax fighting stage 4 lung cancer. Since then, Whit ...