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Students experience jobs up close thriving, it keeps the workforce going," she said. KCHS junior Austin Brazell said he wants to be a history teacher in the future. As a result, he went to observe the history class at Soldotna High School for part of his job shadow...
Wild night of racing headlines memorial race for "Cowboy" at Twin Cities

...Coupled with the type of rugged personality that MacCarty Jr. had, the nickname naturally stuck. MacCarty Jr. was a history teacher at a few of the area high schools, and was particularly enamored with Western history, which his friends say also...
Skyview, SoHi student council hold joint meetings

...schools decided in the summer to combine forces and meet jointly during the school year. Lana Syverson, SoHi U.S. History teacher and activities director, said the idea to combine the meetings came from discussions she had with Skyview teacher...
Soldotna Middle School Transitions Program helps with new school

...he said. "When school starts, they know what to do and the rules," Dwyer said. Sheilah-Margaret Pothast, a history teacher at the school, said the busy two day program has give the kids a little extra boost. "It is a big deal," she...
Humor characterizes Sohi 2014 class

...are," she said. "None of your best days should be in high school. They should be ahead of you." Soldotna High History teacher Megan Murphy described the 2014 class as a humorous bunch who loved to laugh and have fun but can also buckle down...

...from high school but just haven't found much use for it since then.Aeschylus reminds me of my ninth-grade world history teacher. Mrs. Dykes had a way of making us remember history whether we wanted to or not.When we studied that the other two...
Chick flick well worth money spent

...the movie starting closest to the time he arrives at the theatre. This strategy led a 60-year-old high school history teacher to purchase a ticket to ?Booty Call? a few years back. This week I joined his ranks. There were two thrillers...
Students take to sidewalk in protest

...of their family members lined the Sterling Highway outside the K-12 school to show their support for English and history teacher Kate Fjelstad. Despite widespread rumors of Fjelstad's termination, Tim Peterson, the Kenai Peninsula Borough...
'A sense of warmth, of family, of community': Mother's Day tea to feature traditional Russian samovars

...spigot on the boiler serves to dilute the concentrated tea with the hot water. Gregory Weissenberg is a Russian and History teacher at Soldotna High School and spoke to the samovar tradition. He grew up in the Soviet Union and said many hours were...
Movie review: Superb acting just the start in 'Lincoln'

...Seeing a movie like "Lincoln" makes me wish that I had the extensive knowledge of my father, a Civil War buff and history teacher, at my fingers. Even with my own limited knowledge of the era, I could tell that the research was meticulous...
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