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Central Council votes in new president

...garnered 34 votes, and William "Ozzie" Sheakley of Juneau received nine.Peterson is replacing outgoing president Edward K. Thomas, who retired after leading the tribal government for nearly 30 years. Thomas was elected to the presidency in 1984...
Around Town for Friday, July 31

...586-5267.Medical Fundraiser for Bob Stevenson, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, Edward K. Thomas Building. Bob has been diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer that has spread. Donations for food accepted, suggested...
Around Town for Friday, July 24

...586-5267.Medical Fundraiser for Bob Stevenson, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, Edward K. Thomas Building. Donations for food accepted, suggested value is $10 for beef or $15 for halibut, to aid Bob who has...
Edward K. Thomas speaks on health care challenges at international conference

Edward K. Thomas, former Tlingit Haida Central Council president, recently accepted a speaking engagement to present a tribal perspective on health...

Former Tlingit Haida Central Council President Edward K. Thomas gave the keynote address to the 30th Annual Council for Tribal Employment Rights conference on July 24 at the Seneca Hotel in Niagara...
Photo: Proud pageant winners

...Marissa Corpuz, right, of Juneau, stand with Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska President Edward K. Thomas, center, at the Tlingit & Haida competition and scholarship pageant in Juneau. The three-day event, from April...
Neighbors Digest

...honored with the President's Lifetime Achievement Award earlier this month. The award was presented by President Edward K. Thomas of the Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska. Family, friends, co-workers, tribal organizations...
Shine that gear, the derby's here

...instance, 68 students received $365 each. This year's top prize donation topped out at $2,000 and came from Edward K. Thomas, the newly elected Central Council Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska president, and his wife Catherine...
Annual Tribal Assembly put biggest emphasis on policy

...old friends and meet new ones at these assemblies, but it's important for us to focus on business," President Edward K. Thomas stated in a release. "This year we streamlined our agenda to pay more attention to critical issues facing our people...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Norval Nelson Jr., 32-5, May 4; 16. Hazel Shorty, 29-0, May 6; 17. Ian Cryan, 28-9, May 6 18. Edward K. Thomas, 28-1, May 8; 19. Leo Jacobs, 27-3, May 10 20. Loren Cummins, 27-0, May 10 21. Brownie Willard...


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