The Lakewood Historical Society proudly hosted a special “Puget Sound Honor Flight” program at it’s 2016 annual meeting held November 22 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Lakewood. The program was presented by Jim and Renee Peavey, founders of the local Puget Sound Honor Flight hub back in 2013.
LAKEWOOD – CK Financial Services is proud to announce that for the 6th year in a row, Christopher Kimball has earned the FIVE STAR Wealth Manager Award from FIVE STAR Professionals for overall client satisfaction. Five Star Professional partnered with Seattle magazine to find wealth managers who satisfy 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria that are associated […]
PULLMAN – Thirty-two-year-old Adam Lincoln, Assistant to the Lakewood City Manager, has been selected by Mayor Glenn Johnson to serve as Pullman’s next city supervisor.” He interviewed very well,” Johnson said.… Read more: Pullman: Next city supervisor selected | Local | dnews.com
TACOMA, Wash. – Laura Martin-Fedich has been named the new vice president for enrollment at University of Puget Sound, following an extensive and highly competitive national search. She will assume the position on Jan. 17, 2017.
TACOMA, Wash. – Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department is investigating two cases of tuberculosis (TB) at University of Washington Tacoma.
Submitted by Maria Graver Zoanne Wilkie, a long time resident of Steilacoom. She was raised here and she and her husband David were married in the little Oberlin church that is now the Indian Tribal Museum. Zoanne has been teaching and leading Bible studies, woman’s retreats, praise and worship ministries all over the country for 45 […]
Congratulations to these young dancers chosen to be members of Dance Theatre Northwest’s newest Junior dance ensemble through recent auditions.
Submitted by Debra Longley, Military Child Education Coalition STEILACOOM – Steilacoom High School student, Jiemyjoyce Reduque, is one of fourteen students selected nationally to attend the Frances Hesselbein Student Leadership Program (FHSLP) at the United States Military Academy at West Point from October 24 -28, 2016. Jiemyjoyce was selected among hundreds of Student 2 Student® (S2S™) […]
Submitted by Genal Gavaldon UNIVERSITY PLACE – Frank Gavaldon was awarded the Warrior’s Medal of Valor from the Vietnam Dog Handler’s Association (VDHA) at their recent reunion in Branson, Missouri. The award was presented to Frank by Congressman Billy Long at the VDHA banquet.
One of my wife’s favorite reasons to watch TV is the Antiques Roadshow – “part history lesson, part treasure hunt.” I admit that seeing the appraiser’s estimate of the prized possession – and the resulting flabbergasted expression on the face of the owner – for the keepsake that had been hidden away in the attic […]