Kodiak Daily Mirror - Daily newspaper of Kodiak, Alaska
  
 
Acheivers: Ashley Rohrer named to dean’s list at Grove City College
Ashley Rohrer, a freshman music education student at Grove City College in Pennsylvania, has been named to the dean's list for the 2015 spring semester, a news release from the college said Thursday. Ashley is a 2014 graduate of Kodiak High School and is the daughter of Dan and Jill Rohrer of Kodiak. “We’re proud of her,” Jill Rohrer said during a phone interview, explaining that the Rohrers have relatives in Penn...
Jul 03, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: Justin Blott graduates from Air Force pilot training
Second Lt. Justin Blott, a 2013 graduate of the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., graduated from the U.S. Air Force Specialized Pilot Training Program in Del Rio, Texas, on May 21. The 26 members of his class each received about 200 hours of flying instruction, 60 hours of simulator instruction and more than 500 hours of classroom instruction pursuing subjects in instrument flight procedures, applied a...
Jun 04, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: Bohac passes automative test
KHS Automotive student James Bohac successfully passed the Automotive Service Excellence tests in General Engine (G1) and Brakes (A5). Automotive teacher Bill McGuire said Bohac will attend UAA and pursue a degree in diesel mechanics.
May 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: Port Lions students honored
Port Lions School recently recognized three outstanding high school students who were inducted into the National Honor Society. Cody Robustellini, left, Korena Nelson and Anthony Hoedel-Lukin have demonstrated excellence in the areas of academics, scholarship, leadership, service and character. All three students are currently sophomores at Port Lions School.
May 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: May 14
Rotary students of the month The April Rotary eighth-grade student of the month is Shaina Cariaga, daughter of Mercy and Samuel Cariaga.  Shaina is a role model for her peers academically and socially.  She is willing to assist others, assumes leadership positions in cooperative learning tasks, advocates for herself and neighbors when there is confusion, and focuses on her studies and learning. Shaina participated...
May 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: April 16
Elks students of the quarter The eighth grade teachers at Kodiak Middle School selected Erica Kostelecky as the Elk’s Student of the third quarter. Erica demonstrates success in her schoolwork and extra curricular activities such as track and field, cross country running and basketball. Erica is also involved in 4-H and is the photographer officer for Teen Leaders. In addition to these activities, she has recently...
Apr 16, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: April 9
Petty Officer Third Class Dale Arnould has been selected as the first-place winner of the U.S. Coast Guard’s 2014 Alex Haley Award in the individual achievement category. The award is the service’s highest honor for public affairs. It is named for “Roots” author Alex Haley, the Coast Guard’s first public affairs specialist chief petty officer. Arnould currently serves aboard the Kodiak-based cutter coincidentally ...
Apr 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: April 2
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to City of Kodiak by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). The Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, and its attainment represents a significant...
Apr 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Kodiak’s Isabel Husted takes fourth place in statewide Geographic Bee
Quick. Answer this: Taylor Swift performed songs from her album “Red” in Kuala Lumpur, the capital of which Asian country that borders the South China Sea? If you answered Malaysia, you’re right on the spot for a Geographic Bee competition. Four Kodiak students who competed in the 2015 Alaska National Geographic Bee at the Egan Center in Anchorage on Friday had to qualify by answering similar questions. They were ...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Achievers: March 24
Kodiak resident and Azusa Pacific University student Isaac Fields made the academic Deans' List at APU. A Chemistry major, Fields is honored for a fall semester 2014 academic standing of 3.5 or better grade-point average. Fields is joined by 1,983 other students receiving the same honor. Azusa Pacific University is an evangelical Christian university committed to God First and excellence in higher education. With ...
Mar 24, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Search Our Marketplace
or Search by category