Lorily Brice Simons drill team.Upon her graduation from college in New Mexico, she returned to Juneau where she worked as an alcohol counselor. Following the 1987 death of her mother, Virginia Brice, Lorily left Alaska to reside in Los Angeles, where she met her...
Mendenhall River students name their new wingman

...the ballot included:? Mr. Mendenhall, or Menden, for short? Soar? Chaak, which is Tlingit for eagleGuidance counselor Tristan Berkey oversaw the mascot's polling location."The kids were all following directions and taking it very seriously...
Drug court: Hard cases, some success

...all point to their favorite success stories, which include gang members turned college graduate or lifelong criminal turned counselor.But for Pitts, there's no going back, he said. He looked at one of the graduation gifts given to him by Assistant U...
Department Launches New Suicide Prevention eLearning Course

...SLA 12 required suicide awareness & prevention training, which mandates annual training for each teacher, administrator, counselor, and specialist who is employed by a district, regional educational attendance area, or department to provide services...
NCADD counselor: Alcoholism affects seniors, too

Bev Mueller, a substance abuse counselor with the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence in Juneau, joined the Juneau Commission on Aging at the Juneau Senior...
JSD's response to high school hazing assaults raises questions

...effective to send a strong message that serious hazing will result in removal from your team for the entire season than to have a counselor work with teams or groups in which it has occurred.The reaction of the JDHS football coach reflects the attitude that no...
Some Alaskans could lose health care coverage

...the grant for navigators has lapsed as of Aug. 14, but Alaska 211 can connect them with the nearest certified application counselor or enrollment specialist. Alaskans seeking assistance can also reach out to Thomas directly, by contacting her at (907...
Bob McClory named school counselor of the year

Bob McClory, a high school counselor for the Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District, has been named the 2011 Alaska School Counselor of the Year. McClory was chosen for his exceptional leadership skills, work ethic, and enthusiasm for the...
Youth center counselor indicted on drug charges

ANCHORAGE - A federal grand jury has indicted a counselor at an Anchorage youth detention center for allegedly selling...McLaughlin Youth Center, where Mason was working as a counselor. The four-count indictment names the 31-year-old...
Counselor pleads guilty to selling drugs

ANCHORAGE - A former youth counselor in Anchorage has pleaded guilty to selling drugs, including crack cocaine. The Anchorage Daily News reported Edward Jamal Mason...


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