School is almost out and the thought of long summer days stretched out doing nothing lurk in the backs of many kids' minds. However, the reality is that about a week into vacation many begin to complain, "I'm bored.
One of the most unforgettable calls I have ever received came from a woman I had never met. This mother had endured such severe parental pain that just hearing her describe it nearly moved me to tears.
■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce next meets May 20 at Froso's Restaurant. RSVP to 262-9814 required.
■ The Kenai Chamber of Commerce next meets at noon on May 21 at Kenai Catering (formerly the Merit Inn).
How was your Easter ham? I hope it was lovely. Let me tell you about ours.
The week before, we had cooked a ham, and after we ate several meals from it, my wife began fixing ham-bone soup, a staple post-ham meal in our house.
Sat, 05/03/2014 - 3:00pm
Please be here for our second fundraiser on May 10th when we'll host a Chicken Dinner. This will be held after the Moose River Hustle fun run.
Sat, 05/03/2014 - 3:17pm
Please announce the Nikiski Senior Center is selling tickets for the Thelma McConnell Scholarship Fundraising Dinner to be held at the NEW Nikiski Senior Center on Lake Marie Rd in Nikiski AK on April 26, 2014.
The 47th Annual Outstanding Student Awards event was held April 25 at Kenai Central High School in the Renee Henderson Auditorium. This event is sponsored by the Kenai Peninsula Masonic Lodges, Seward No. 6, Kenai No. 11, and Sterling No. 22.