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 […]
University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine fourth-year medical student, Hana Cobb, has been accepted into the Washington Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) national Honor Medical Society. Hana hails Steilacoom, WA. She is a 2007 graduate of Steilacoom High School and went on to complete her undergraduate degree at the University of Washington before […]
University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine fourth-year medical student, Jacqueline Bolt, has been accepted into the Washington Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) national Honor Medical Society. Jacqueline hails from Lakewood, WA. She is a 2009 graduate of the Charles Wright Academy in Tacoma, WA, and went on to complete her undergraduate degree at […]
CHI Franciscan Health, a leading health care provider in the Pacific Northwest, today announced the appointment of Rear Admiral Michael H. Anderson, MD (retired), as chief medical officer (CMO). Dr. Anderson has served as interim chief medical officer for CHI Franciscan since February 2016 and will continue his work to enhance the quality of care […]
By John Munn, Lakewood Playhouse The Lakewood Playhouse is proud to announce that Nena Curley, our wonderful Production Manager, has been named as the new Technical Director for Curtis High School. This is an amazing opportunity for her and, although we will miss her outstanding work at the Lakewood Playhouse, we are thrilled for the opportunity […]
An unnamed physician has been disciplined for inappropriately accessing patient health records at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma and St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood, CHI Franciscan announced Friday. No personal or financial information was jeopardized, Franciscan officials said. Read more: Doctor inappropriately viewed patient records at Tacoma and Lakewood hospitals | The News Tribune
By Steve Schenk Steilacoom Historical Educational Foundation (SHEF) part of National Dollars for Scholars seeks Steilacoom High School Distinguished Alumni. Do you know of an SHS graduate who deserves this award? Each year, SHEF honors a grad who has accomplished the extraordinary in their career or by giving back to their community. Nominations Due Dec. 1, […]