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Kenai considers ending library commission

...currently occupies, the seven members of the city's library commission felt a loss of purpose, said library director Mary Jo Joiner. "Most of the sitting commissioners felt like once we had built the building, that's what they had been working...
Looking forward to 2015

...the first time, so I'm looking forward to that. I'm going to have two new grandchildren. I'm very excited." - Mary Jo Joiner, Funny River Road "Well, let's put it this way - my life is so good right now. To continue it, is great...
Mary Foglia McConnell

...won too many awards to list. She leaves behind her sister Agnes Murphy; son, Joe Jr.; her granddaughters, Tina and Mary Jo. Memorial donations may be made to The Our Lady of The Angels Catholic Church in Kenai, 225 S Spruce Street, Kenai...
Kenai library nominated for national award

...extraordinary and innovative approaches to public service, exceeding levels of community outreach. Kenai Library Director Mary Jo Joiner said being nominated for such a prestigious award is an honor. "I am thrilled Sen. Murkowski included us among...
Homer softball team ready for state

...426 with 20 hits this year."We've just been doing a lot of defensive practice days," Bell said about the week. "Mary Jo Cambridge has been working with us with pitching, and I think it's done a lot of good."Cambridge holds pitching experience...
Sports is some of this stuff doesn't actually cost that much except that shipping costs a fortune to get here," said Mary Jo Joiner, director of the Kenai Community Library. The Rasmuson Foundation is a foundation that supports individuals and...
A library is so much more than books

...message. "If I buy a title, I'm buying the book, the audiobook, the DVD or the e-book and the e-audio," said Mary Jo Joiner, Library Director at Kenai's library. "We're talking about buying the same title four, maybe five different...
Mr. J. F. Whiteside

...Johanna "Jody" Whiteside; father, John F. Whiteside; mother, Jodie May Whiteside; and sisters, Gwendolyn Wallis and Mary Jo Dickerson. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Randi Whiteside; daughter, Robin Whiteside...
Kenai library racks up five-figure fines in lost materials

Kenai Community Library Director Mary Jo Joiner is so frustrated every time it happens she can explain her anger best in a medieval curse: "For him that stealeth a book...
Around the Peninsula

...will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at River City Books in Soldotna. It is open to the public. For more information, call Mary Jo Spotts at 262-5447. After-grad committee seeks volunteers Skyview?s after graduation committee will meet at 7...


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