I had just started writing this column when I was interrupted by a call from my little sister to let me know that she was a bit behind in her shopping and that our package might not make it by Christmas Eve.
The following local residents recently were initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines:
■ Sadie Updike of Kenai; initiated at University of Alaska Anchorage;
■ Sandra Sterling of Soldotna; init...
We've all locked ourselves out of places, haven't we? Out of our houses, our cars?
Lately, though, we've heard of people getting locked in, not out.
A man on an airliner fell asleep and awoke to find the plane dark, empty and locked.
Soldotna United Methodist Church, 158. S. Binkley Street, Soldotna, will be having a Service of Hope and Light, Saturday at 6 p.m. and Tuesday, Christmas Eve, at 7:30 p.m. The service is for the family.
For more information, call 262-4657.
Thu, 12/19/2013 - 9:29pm
As if I didn't have enough to show how woefully behind the times I am electronically, I just found that today (today to me, but Friday as you read this), is National Microwave Day.
Teea McBride and Ron Winger of Kenai have announced their engagement. The couple plans to marry Sept. 7, 2014 in Cooper Landing.
The future bride is the daughter of Malcolm McBride of Kenai and Sherry Pease of Reno, Nev.
NEW YORK - No bride has ever asked designer Mark Badgley, half of the Badgley Mischka duo, about incorporating a cold-weather look into her wedding ensemble. Coats and boots just aren't the stuff of fantasy wedding dreams, he says.
This is the time of year life starts running on Tradition. Everyone is making fudge, writing Christmas cards, and listening to "Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer." You can almost kick back and let things take their natural course.
Matthew and Melissa York of Kenai announce the birth of their daughter, Dakota Ann York, at 6:13 a.m. on Dec. 3, 2013 at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna. She weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 20 inches.