My Turn: UAS offers good education close to home

...graduate who knows this well is Laura Steele, who earned her bachelor's degree in liberal arts in 2015. A Juneau-Douglas High School graduate, Laura appreciates both the value and affordability of a UAS education. She completed her college...
Runners find 26-plus miles of fun one," Lynch said.Lynch graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1996 and moved to Oklahoma. She came back...socks on the Perseverance Trail in 1960 with Juneau-Douglas High School ski team members Joe Harmon and Clark Gruening...
Early, Sheakley wed

...William "Ozzie" Sheakley of Juneau and Barbara Sheakley of Erie, Pennsylvania.The bride graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School, attended Southern Oregon University, where she earned a degree in political science, and in 2013 obtained...
Frank Maier Marathon athletes prepare

...includes Juneau's Shawn Miller, 35, last year's men's open winner who ran 2:40:35. Miller, a 1998 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate, holds the record of 2:31:30 set in 2003.The women's open record was set last year by Juneau's...
Two Juneau athletes in World Games

...awesome form. Somebody taught her how to swim; it wasn't me. She is a really good swimmer."Umbs swam for Juneau-Douglas High School all four years, graduating in 2013, and is a member of the Glacier Swim Club.High school coaches said Umbs...
JAHC names Mayor's Awards for the Arts recipients

...Arts in Education: Heather Ridgway, artist and Juneau School District arts teacher. Ridgway heads Art Club at Juneau Douglas High School and coordinates the JSD participation in the annual Art Fest competition. She also fundraises to support the art...
Two Juneau students graduate from Whitman College

Grayson Carlile, 2010 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate and Riley Paul, 2011 Juneau-Douglas High School graduate, will both be receiving a Bachelor's in geology during the Whitman commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 24.
Crimson Bears basketball honors players at banquet

The Juneau-Douglas High School boys basketball team celebrated their season in an awards...exemplifies what it means to be a Crimson Bear by representing Juneau-Douglas High School and the community on and off the court through sportsmanship...
Angaiak, Miller to wed

...Bachelor's degree in English. She is a reporter for KTUU Channel 2 News in Anchorage. Owen is a graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School and the University of Alaska Anchorage with a Bachelor's degree in Aviation Management. He is a pilot for...
Learning to run the Southeast way

...athletes from across the state attending the fifth annual Lynn Canal Running Camp.The weeklong camp, founded by Juneau-Douglas High School coaches Merry Ellefson and Tristan Knutson-Lombardo and co-directed by Hilary Young, has increased in popularity...


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