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Achievers: Oct. 11
• Northwest Mississippi Community College has announced the establishment of the Joe and Carolyn Floyd Scholarship, named for the longtime Kodiak residents and Northwest alumni who donated money to establish the fund. Joe Floyd, who was raised in Askew, Miss., played football and baseball at Northwest from 1948 to 1950. After graduating, he served in the Air Force and met Carolyn in Oregon. The two returned to Mis...
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KMS Rotary Students for September 2012
KMS Rotary Students for September 2012 Rafael Bitanga, 6th grade Rafael is a kind, outgoing student who stands out among his peers because of his excellent character. He has a positive attitude towards learning and a willingness to help others. Rafael is not afraid to do what is right even if it isn’t popular. He is often the first student to volunteer to help out when needed. In addition, Rafael earns good academ...
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Achievers: Sept. 6
• Former Kodiak resident Michael Parkhurst graduated from Lower Columbia College with an Associate of Science Transfer Degree on June 15 with a 3.94 grade point average. Parkhurst, who attended Kodiak High School up to his sophomore year before moging to Washington, plans to attend Gonzaga University in the fall to earn a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering. He belonged to Phi Theta Kappa and was on the Pres...
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Kodiak High School FCCLA club returns from Orlando convention
Eleven members of the Kodiak High School chapter of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America traveled to the FCCLA National Leadership Conference on July 2 in Orlando, Fla. with adviser Darcy Glagolich. In an email to the Daily Mirror, Rendon Corpuz said the group visited Disney World and Universal Studios during its downtime after meeting some of the 7,000 FCCLA members who attended the conference. Cor...
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Achievers - July 26
• Eli Griffin, 12, has been accepted to the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program’s Middle School Academy, which begins next week. The academy is a selective two-week program at the University of Alaska Anchorage for students entering sixth, seventh or eighth grade in the fall after the camp. Griffin, a rising seventh-grader, said he had to write an essay to be selected for the camp. “I wrote that it would...
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Achievers - July 12, 2012
Mark Schreiter of Kodiak received a $1,400 grant from the Wyoming State Historical Society to conduct research for a book titled “Wyoming Jack O’Brien and the Western Identity.”
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Achievers - July 5, 2012
2010 Kodiak High School graduate Jake Barnett is serving in Washington, D.C. with the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard, a branch of the president’s honor guard. Jake enlisted in January 2011. Jake’s sister McKenzie Barnett, a rising KHS senior, is taking part in the Summer Seminar program at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. McKenzie is interested in appointment to the Naval Academy. They are the children of Mike...
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Achievers - June 28, 2012
• Alaska Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Dianne Blumer approved Trident Seafoods Corporation’s Kodiak Plant for the Alaska Occupational Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program renewal as a result of outstanding employee safety and health programs. “The SHARP program was one of the best things that ever happened to our safety program here at Trident Seafoods Star of Kodiak plant,” said Ernie ...
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Achievers: June 21
Alysa Horn was named to the Community and Technical College dean’s list at University of Alaska Anchorage for the 2011 fall semester and 2012 spring semester.
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Achievers - June 15, 2012
• Julie Beehler received the President’s Award (4.0) for the first and second semester at Missouri Baptist University. • Kodiak Morning Rotary has awarded $1,000 scholarships to Kodiak students. Matthew Chavarria received the continuing education award for his second year at University of Portland. Anna Engvall, who received the award for 2012 high school graduates, will be attending the University of New Mexico t...
Jun 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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