Hope For The Warriors recently awarded seven Military Spouse and Caregiver Scholarships for higher education totaling $15,000, which included University Place-based Adilah Morales. Celebrating more than 11 years of service, Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope for veterans, service members and military families.
By Staff Sgt. Bryan Dominique, I Corps Public Affairs JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Nearly 29 years after retiring as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army, a local Steilacoom Army Vet was awarded the Order of Saint Maurice, the highest honor an infantryman can receive from the National Infantry Association, Tuesday.
Submitted by Tacoma Art Museum Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Art Museum (TAM) wishes to congratulate Stephanie Stebich in her new role as The Margaret and Terry Stent Director of the of Smithsonian American Art Museum located in Washington, D.C. effective April 3, 2017. Stebich is currently the Executive Director at TAM, where she has been for […]
Lyal Schlotterbeck turns 102 in March and his sister Mildred Smith turns 100 on Wednesday. They celebrated Saturday with friends and family. Read more: Brother and sister mark a century of sibling love in Lakewood | The News Tribune
Submitted by Lakewood Rotary Lakewood Rotary named Kelbie Pogoncheff Student of the Month for January. According to her principal, Lakes High School junior Kelbie Pogoncheff (pronounced kel-bee P-oh-gone-cheff) has one of the biggest hearts of any student at Lakes High School. She is described as empathetic, passionate and hard working.
Ben Meikle, a student at Steilacoom High School, traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives the first week of the 2017 legislative session, Jan. 9-13. He was sponsored by Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom. “Its been great, having lunch with Rep. Muri and seeing him as a person just like you […]
Tuesday, Roger Millar, secretary of the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), announced the appointment of Amy Scarton as assistant secretary for the Washington State Ferries Division.
Lakewood’s Tom McClellan snapped this photo of a brave pair playing ice hockey in the middle of Lake Louise. Fear not… it’ll be warming up (and raining) soon enough. UPDATE: The two skaters called The Suburban Times asking if we’d add a little more information to the photo caption. Sure… Alex Sviridovich (right) and Slater Strickland are […]
Submitted by Alexander Sokoll Over 100,000 Washingtonians are living with Alzheimer’s disease with more than 300,000 caregivers providing their care. The Alzheimer’s Association, Washington State Chapter and Alzheimer’s advocates from across the state will visit representatives in Olympia again in 2017 to discuss the importance of continued support for those facing the disease. Governor Jay […]
Kim Sandusky was hired by Clover Park School District in 1999 at Tillicum Elementary School, where she taught first and second grade until 2014, when she became the school’s reading intervention teacher. At the January 6, 2017 meeting of the Rotary Club of Lakewood, Sandusky was named Educator of the Month for the Clover Park […]