Heather Mary George

...unknown author wrote "God saw you getting tired and a cure was not meant to be. So put His arms around you and whispered "come to me" A Golden heart stopped beating hard, working hands at rest. God only takes the best.We little knew that morning that God...
Congrats, grads! drop out of cheerleading, "which was also a huge part of me." She was depressed, she said.It took working as a peer tutor...making them feel better," she said. It "was beyond rewarding to me. ... Every day my love for them grew stronger and stronger...
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

...presentation."I want to smash my face into a bubble," Nenni said."Me too!" Odden added.After Swanson's presentation, Powers...dreams."I met an Olympian as a young kid, and it lit a fire in me," Powers, who is an Olympian himself, said. "I think it's...
My Turn: An overdue ounce of prevention

...34-6. The photo capturing Representative Tarr in tears with hands clasped in gratitude after the vote was taken also brought me to tears. She has been unwavering yet gracious, patient and indefatigable in her mission to protect Alaska's children. Despite...
Welling leads Falcons to track titles

...still lasted," Chong said. "It made me work harder the following years. I was...throw."I finally got my weight under me," Pietz said. "I have been throwing...just didn't want the other people to pull me up and go to fast," Moritz said. "All...
The pursuit of excellence

...principal's office," he said. "It made me reinvest my commitment to the role and it...of my life. (Paparelli) didn't want me to rehash anything; he wanted to unearth...and if I was falling short, he would let me know."It could be difficult but only...
Slack Tide: Hey, Alaska: Go fund yourself!

...and Bruce Jenner. But even a slacker like me knows barring some miraculous register, I had to use a photo of me and Sarah Palin holding my baby daughter...with the whole "Colbert Nation" behind me. As of writing this, I've got 87 followers...
'I am strong'

...beginning of the school year, and it helped me to be more confident and secure about everything...emails, I heard a lot of stories that made me realize that I don't even have it half...out and having fun, not letting it get to me as much. Especially if there's nothing...
Pass a full years budget

...Earning Reserves. This is first step to reducing and eventually loosing the Permanent Fund Dividend. Now, if they would give me good government, I might be willing to see this happen. But no. These folks believe in giving Big Oil tax credits, so we can...
The path of an Eagle Scout

...the last few you have to get for Eagle really make you step out of your comfort zone. I think the last five probably helped me be a well rounded person, which is what I think I took away most from scouting."Lohrey said that the communication badge made...


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