WWII, Korean War vets feted in honor flight

...including several veterans and friends from the lower Kenai Peninsula.Some were Korean War veterans, like former Homer resident LeRoy Gannaway, now living in Wasilla, but most were World War II veterans, including Dottie Holten, 92, of Homer, and Johnny...
Anchorage family clings to hope murder will be solved

...the night, Shelley was seen leaving Chilkoot Charlie's with several men. At least one person later reported seeing her at Leroy's, an all-night diner on C Street. Investigators had a hard time establishing a reliable timeline of the night from witness...
Astronaut brings tales of NASA to Fairbanks

...FAIRBANKS - A second-grader sat in the front row of his classroom, dreaming of one day becoming an astronaut.Eight-year-old Leroy Chiao looked out the window at the sky and knew he wanted to be up there with the stars. Years later, Chiao made his own dream...
Today In Sports History for Friday, April 17

...teammates rewrite their world record in the 800-meter relay at the Mt. San Antonio College Relays. Lewis, Mike Marsh, Leroy Burrell and Floyd Heard are timed at 1:18.68, breaking the record of 1:19.11 they had set on April 25, 1992.1995...
DHMS honor roll

...Ethan Campbell, Ashlee Cantilero, Hope Carpenter, Quanitta Chup, Zoanne Cooper, Natalie Cosgrove, *Ronan Davies, Joshua Leroy De Asis, Andrew Dilley, McKenzie Dimond, *Samuel Dobson, *David Douglas, Cameron Eppers, *Ramiro Garcia, *Dessa Gerger...
Police & Fire for Sunday, April 26, 2015

...a theft from a business in the 6500 block of Glacier Highway.Warrant arrest? At 12:51 a.m. Friday, 47-year-old Leroy William Freeburg and 31-year-old William Scott Philip were arrested on outstanding warrants in the 9000 block of Egan Drive...
Death: LeRoy Coon

LeRoy CoonLeRoy Coon, 79, died on April 4 in Phoenix...In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the LeRoy Coon Memorial Fund c/o Sandra Coon that will be...placed at the Eagle River United Methodist Camp in LeRoy's honor.
Today In Sports History for Tuesday, March 31

...620-147 career record after announcing his retirement two days earlier.1980 - Larry Holmes scores a TKO in the eighth round over Leroy Jones to retain his WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas.1980 - Mike Weaver knocks out John Tate in the 15th round to win the...
Leroy E. Clements

Juneau resident Leroy E. Clements, known as "Uncle Roy," died Jan. 3, 2010, at Wildflower Court. He was 90. Born May 14, 1919, in Sweethomes...
LeRoy H. Coon

LeRoy H. Coon passed away April 4, 2014 in Phoenix...following year to Long Beach, California so LeRoy could attend college and they began raising...coon family returned to Alaska and where LeRoy began a 24-year long career with the State...


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