Gig Harbor resident Lita Dawn Stanton was among 11 honorees in seven categories for the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation’s 2016 Outstanding Achievements in Historic Preservation awards.
When Gig Harbor High School sophomore tennis player Joyce Park lost a match against Olympia during the regular season, she went to her coaches, Pollyann Butler and Tracie Frame, and apologized, feeling like she had let the team down.
Cheers to Gig Harbor Rotary volunteers for mowing the westbound Wollochet interchange this weekend. And another call out to Les Schwab Tire, which performed a mobile tire fix on a volunteer’s tractor, without service charge, in time to complete the project and to get home in time to watch The Players tournament.
Gig Harbor Peninsula FISH was started in Gig Harbor in 1976The organization runs a food bank and provides other community support for residents in needVolunteers celebrated the local organization’s 40th birthday on Tuesday
Alec Hatfield is a versatile individual who has pursued multiple interests in high school, from athletics and leadership to STEM. Described as goal-driven, diligent and reliable, her has made an impression in the classroom, on the sports field and in the community.
Sydney Bertholf has explored a variety of interests while in high school. In addition to maintaining excellent grades, she’s been playing basketball, volunteering for various organizations as well as managing her own nonprofit.
Chance Stolz is an outstanding athlete and scholar who will be receiving an associate’s degree by the time of his high school graduation. He has proven himself as one of the top student athletes in Washington, and will continue his athletic career in college.
As I was reading a print newspaper over the weekend at breakfast, my sister-in-law, who’s is in her mid-20s and was staying with us while visiting from Southern California, chided me about being a print subscriber.
Mackenzie Mills is a top academic who excels in STEM fields — and at the same time, a creative person who has a distinguished career in Irish dance. Ranked No.1 academically, Mills has maintained a perfect GPA while taking 14 advance and Honors classes and scoring at the top in her AP tests.