Soroptimists International of Greater North Kitsap presented the Violet Richardson Award for 2014 to Emily Jachminowicz, a senior at North Kitsap High School and president of Lifesavers, a suicide prevention and awareness club at North Kitsap High School.
The fundraiser is March 8 at the White Horse Clubhouse
As the week-long experience draws to a close and pages return to their schools and communities, the Legislature hopes that pages will share their experiences and observations with others in an effort to contribute to a more universal understanding of the legislative process.
Andrew Brandt and Brendan Ryder, both of Poulsbo, served as pages in the state Senate in Olympia the week of Feb. 3. They were sponsored by Sen. Christine Rolfes, D-Poulsbo.
Laurence Kerr, a retired career member of the U.S. Senior Foreign Service, is the newest member of the West Sound Academy board of trustees. He served as a history teacher and college counselor for the academy’s upper-grade students from 2009-12.
Kelsey Rosebeary of Poulsbo earned placement on the fall semester dean’s list at University of Maine.
Kindergarten registration at all elementary schools in North Kitsap begins March 3, from 9:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Evening registration will be available during the times listed.
Glenda Gottfred’s “passion for the future” is to bring running water to a tiny medical clinic in Sierra Leone. “I can make a difference somewhere else, even though I can’t be there all the time,” she said.
As I got out of the car, I saw the look on Gelli Ballard’s face and realized there would be no wedding announcement pictures that day. I put down the camera and picked up a baby goat instead.
John Rosebeary’s new kidney did more than add years to his life. It gave him a new way of looking at the world, an ability to separate life’s chaff from what’s really important.