Community news and notes

Births

DJ and Kayla Foister of Wasilla announce the birth of their daughter, Ruby Rogue Foister, at 8:29 p.m. on Sept. 13, 2013. She weighed 7.75 pounds and measured 19 inches. She joins siblings Tori and Kallie. Her grandparents are Kelly and Pam Saltzgiver, and Darrel and Tracy Foister.

Carla Pherson of Ninilchik has been named to the Chamber String Orchestra at Bob Jones University in Greenville, S.C., one of two orchestras at the school. Pherson is a sophomore pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Piano Pedagogy.

Private Mike Ivon Daniels, 18, of Soldotna, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on Nov. 1. Private Daniels successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training as one of 84 recruits in Training Platoon 3242. Following 10 days home on leave he will report to Camp Pendleton for two months at Infantry Training Battalion, then Military Occupation Specialty School. Private Daniels will be stationed at a Permanent Duty Station following training.

Has a new addition to your family just arrived? Where in the world is your military person and what are they up to? Got a new graduate, dean’s list student or an award-receiving youth?

Do you have a news event, activity or fundraiser you need to let the community know about? Send it to us!

Email your community events to news@peninsulaclarion.com, fax it to 283-3299, drop it off at the Clarion office in Kenai at 150 Trading Bay Drive (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or mail your information to us at P.O. Box 3009, Kenai AK 99611.

Events, wedding, engagement and birth submissions may not be older than six months. Wedding anniversary announcements are printed in five-year increments beginning with the 20th.

The Community page is a way to highlight activities and events that happen with a photo. If your group or organization has a photo of an event to share, submit the photo and the following information for print: Who took the photo, who’s in it, when and where it was taken, a brief description of what’s happening, and a name and phone number in case we have questions.

Submissions are printed as space is available. For more information, call 335-1251.

More

Kenai Middle students take part in MathCounts

“Yu has 12 coins, consisting of five pennies, four nickels and three dimes. He tosses them all in the air. What is the probability that... Read more

It is what it is: Two roads, plenty of snow

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood filled up with snow … Read more

Around the Web