Betty Petersen was committed to walking five miles after midnight in the rain for someone who couldn’t. It was 2 a.m. She was cold and wet and tired and achy. Her feet had blisters. So she turned to that someone who couldn’t, to help her finish what she started.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Richards is the son of Jennifer E. Richards of Port Orchard. He is a 2013 graduate of Academy Northwest High School, Poulsbo.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
The Poulsbo Garden Club had a very busy and successful spring season. Most recently, the club awarded eight grants to North Kitsap organizations for their gardening projects. The grants ranged from $230 to $500, with a total of $3,000 being gifted.
Katie Gerstenberger and Hannah Hunt each had cancer — Katie, a rare form; Hannah, a common and aggressive one — and they weren’t going to give in without a fight.