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Charles E. Sanford

...birthday, in Deary, Idaho. He attended St. Ann's Catholic school in Juneau through the 8th grade; then attended Juneau High School until the age of 17, when he joined the Navy and served aboard the USS Ranger, an aircraft carrier. Following...
Empty Chair performance and film to be held this weekend

...arts group Living Voices will present "Within the Silence," the story of teenager John Tanaka. Tanaka, 1942 Juneau High School valedictorian, was unable to attend his graduation ceremony due to his internment during World War II. Friday's...
Juneau residents honored with Alaska Historical Society Awards

...Americans who lived in Juneau before and after World War II. In 1942, valedictorian John Tanaka was not at his Juneau High School graduation ceremony because he and his family had been moved to Minidoka, Idaho. The community had an empty chair...
One Heart and One Spirit

...the committee representing the Juneau High School Class of 1942 and 1943 gathered...use it.Marie also attended Juneau High School, one year behind John Tanaka...for photographs from the 1942 Juneau High School graduation, if you can help...
Juneau high school students learn new tactics in fight against suicide

Every year since 2008, the incoming freshmen classes at all three Juneau high schools have sat through a class to learn about warning signs of depression and suicide.Students learned to "A.C.T.," or acknowledge...
UAF to receive $1M gift

...partnership, he saw the wisdom of it from the outset."Macaulay moved to Juneau as a teenager in 1956 and graduated from Juneau High School. He worked as a biology teacher before founding the hatchery in the 1970s. When constructing a new main facility...
Arnold F. Soley Jr.

...when Arnold, Sr. was hired as the coach of the Juneau High School basketball team. Arnold, Jr. graduated from Juneau High School in 1954. Although he returned to Juneau only a few...
Robert LaClair Stevenson

...Alaska at the end of World War II. They originally settled in Hoonah and then moved to Juneau. Bob graduated from Juneau High School in 1955. In 1956 he went to work for Foodland Supermarket and remained there until 1967. At that time he changed...
First Friday Art Walk for September

...War II and those who settled here afterwards. The "Empty Chair" refers to a seat left unfilled at the June 1942 Juneau High School graduation ceremony representing the absence of valedictorian John Tanaka whose was relocated with his family in...
A big thank you to the Juneau Community Foundation

The Juneau High School's Band Boosters organization would like to sincerely thank the Juneau Community Foundation (Douglas-Dornan Foundation Fund...


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