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Thank you for remembering, honoring sacrifice

...honored by a celebration in memory of our sons, SSg. David Douthit and Prt. Spencer Reeder, and their military service...Wounded Warrior Association and the American Veterans from David Douthit Post 4. A special thanks to Dale Dolifka and the local...
New bridge should have a new name

The old bridge was named the David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge on March 7, 2002. This was to honor David Douthit, who was killed in action on...and memory are very important to David Douthit's relatives, I have never heard...
Photo feature: Believe it or not ...

Photo by Jenny Neyman Vehicles drive across the new David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge over the Kenai River in Soldotna on Monday. The new bridge opened to traffic over the weekend, although...
Community flag walk crosses new Soldotna bridge

...celebration and flag walk in honor of the opening of the David Douthit Veteran?s Memorial Bridge, an official opening may...this bridge will always be dedicated to in the name of David Douthit and all those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice in...
Soldotna mayor plans bridge walk

...the preview celebration. The ceremony preceding the walk across the new bridge, which will continue to be named the David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge, ?will be a flag party at the Visitors Center honoring all veterans and those serving in...
Bridge woes: Time has come to drive forward

...honor veterans at the Soldotna Visitors Center, then a walk across the new span. The new bridge, still named the David Douthit Veterans Memorial Bridge, was scheduled to open to traffic at 5 a.m. Monday. Work isn?t done. The temporary...
"Golfing for Scholarships" KPBA holds 3rd Tournament at Bird Homestead Golf Course

...fundraiser was held for the KPBA "Bench Project" which is an outdoor wooden bench being built in memory and honor of David Douthit and Spencer Jay Reeder, two local Alaskan soldiers who lost their lives while serving our country in the United States...
Soldotna City Council: Kyle Fisher

...perspective on this issue. Highway safety is something I deal with on daily basis, and is a very high priority. The David Douthit Veterans' Memorial Bridge allows for greater flow through the city, coupled with the improved K-Beach interchange...
Welcome to Homecoming II

...World Trade Buildings or the Pentagon after 9/11. For those of our community who "died to make men free," such as David Douthit and Mike Lasky, we must never forget their families or their memory. Veterans Day is for both. It is right for the...
Celebrating everything Soldotna is

...1998 ? Soldotna celebrates its golden anniversary; Joslyn Tinker of Soldotna crowned Miss Alaska. * 2007 ? The David Douthit-Veterans Memorial Bridge is reopened, expanding from two lanes to five. Of course, there's hundreds of other...


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