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[] Thursday, June 10, 1982 Cheney Free Press Page 5 I Lake icement Within the space of two hours, 137 seniors from Medical Lake High School spanned a range of emotions during the commencement exercises held June 4 in the old gym. Nervous anticipation Initially marked the faces of graduates listening to peers and teachers wish them well, above ,left. Shortly after, however, the solemnity of the moment gave way to exhilaration as tassles were tossed to the side and the graduates embarked on their future journeys. 0000;00ardinal graduates receive awarc00's from yesterday, Live for of tomorrow." Wearing tear-stained faces, the of Medical Lake High School lessons, celebrated the of glory and stepped future of their commence- June 4 in the old gym. seniors entered the gym in a highlighted by the Wind Under the direction of Jim lowing an invocation by class Salutatorian addressed the class. speech, valedictorians Potter and Vicki Van to the capacity audience. rents, friends and teachers ovations and bittersweet the graduates settled  their honors. awards, Counse- presented parent's Mrs. Milton Kukuk, rs. James Berger, Col. and POtter and Mr. and Mrs. Matre. performances of "Time" Choir, directed by Claude May Never Pass This the Windbornne Sing- ers, the seniors received their indi- vidual awards. Counselor Don Kyle presented eight awards of the Washington State Princi- pals' Scholars Program for excellence in the Washington Pre-College test and top high grades. Recipients were: Bill Berger, Stacey Beyrodt, Andy Dinni- son, Gina Greco, Mia Potter, Brice Rickey, Jeanna Strout and Vicki Van Matre. Two Cardinal seniors were also honored with a four-year Air Force ROTC scholarship worth $10,000 at a state institution or $20,000 at prive institutions. Bill Berger and Brice Rickey accepted the honors. Karen Kukuk received a $250 scholar- ship from the Public School Employees organization composed of kitchen and custodial staff, secretaries and school bus drivers in the Medical Lake dis- trict. The Kiwanis Club of Medical Lake awarded a $200 scholarship to Mia Potter, a graduate who has been active in the AFJROTC program for at least two years. The Society of Women Engineers, Eastern Washington Sections presented certificates of merit honors in recogni- tion of three years' excellence m science and mathematics to Maria Watson, highest honor; Laurie Smith, high honors and Jeana Strout, honors. From the Lions Club membership, two $500 scholarships were awarded to Kelly Andrews and Karen Kizer. Pacific Lutheran University offered honors at entrance to graduates Mia Potter, Laurie Smith and Vicki Van Matre. Potter also received a Presi- dent's scholarships to the university. Class President Sam Nystrom re- ceived a $500 scholarship from the Medical Lake Education Association for his high academic standards, par- ticipation in activities and potential for success in life. Gina Greeo received a $300 scholarship for a complete course in cosmetology from Mr. Jay's Academy of Cosmetology in Spokane. From Fairchild Air Force Base, the Officers Wives Club presented two $1,000 scholarships to Bill Berger an Diane Amend. Because Berger is plan- ning to accept his ROTC scholarship, Jeanna Strout was chosen as the alternate recipient. Dawn 'Fubbs received an appoint- ment to the U.S. Naval Academy ta Affairs :ergd t ge per osts f cop 'ately t lost i le I do )e pin A. Bale, son of Mr. and L. tale of 556 Lake Drive, was commissioned a upon graduation Air Force Academy, and awarded a in general science. Chant will now undergo at Fort Rucker, Ala. graduate of Medical Lake YS. Wilson, son of Air Force ad L. Wilson of 2112 Brook- e, Edmond., Okla., was com- : a second lieutenant upon u from the U.S. Air Force ' Colorado Springs, Colo., ann L a bachelor's degree in en- Villnow be assigned at the Air eOPhysics Laboratory in Bos- Is a 1978 graduate of Medical ;h SChool. X)k sale group of the Medical are seeking book dona- or their Founder's on June 26. books to donate for the them at the library or ,irk-up by calling Sybil or Mary Seagrave at book sale was very and the money raised was items in our library. We greater success this Magarrell, branch the items to be purchased are some new child- tnd hopefully, the begin- of space in she said. said helpers are need- of the book sale to set up Sell books and clean up. Volunteers should contact or Mr. Gray or Mrs. above numbers. Airman Martin L. Snella, son of Richard and De Anna Snella of Route 1, Medical Lake, has graduated from the U.S. Air Force course for radio relay equipment repairmen at Keesler Air Kiwanis clean The Kiwanis Club of Medical Lake, in conjunction with Boy Scout Troop #370 and members of the high school's AFJROTC will conduct clean-up activi- ties at Medical Lake Cemetry on June 12. Civic groups and interested persons are invited to meet at 9 a.m. at Al's Restaurant on Saturday if they would like to participate in the refurbishing. Volunteers will trim lawns and gener- ally clean-up the area. In other Kiwanis activities, member Force Base, Miss. Snella will now serve in Rimmi, italy, with the 2157th Communications Group. He is a 1980 graduate of Medical Lake High School. -up Saturday Mike Cart reported that booths for the Founder's Day arts and crafts sale in the parking lot or Rainier Bank are still available. Rental fees are $15 per space. Table rental is $5 extra. Interested par- ticipants should contact Walt Altobelli at 299-3728 or Bruce Ottmar at 299-3837: In addition to the arts and crafts sale, the Kiwanis Club will sponsor the softball tournament on Founder's Day and operate a variety of concession stands. Rummage items sought Medical Lake Ambulance Inc. is accepting donations of resaleable items in preparation for its annual Garage Sale May 19 and 20 at city hall. Proceeds from the sale which will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on both days will be used to purchase supplies and to offset the cost of maintaining and equipping the ambulance. The rummage sale features a wide variety of second-hand goods ranging from tires and washing machines to table linens and coveralls donated by Steiner Corp of Spokane. Persons interested in making dona- tions can drop off their goods at city hall. Pick-up of usuable items can be arranged by calling Village Supply at 299-3451. Don Smith at 299-3587, or Ralph Sterns at 299-3446. Now you can eat the foods you love without gaining starch calories Alpha Amylase $9.50 50 Tablets mmEFORYOURINFORMATION MEMBER MEDICAL LAKE DEWALK SALE JUNE 26th Preparatory School at Newport, Rhode Island. Following a year at the school, she will receive an appointment to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy at New London, Conn. Kevan Brooks received a $100 scho- larship from the music department at Eastern Washington University. Athlete Arnold Brown was awarded a $1,000 basketball and baseball scholar- ship from Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton, Ore., and Donna Brown received a 1982 National Award Winner honor from the United States Achievement Academy. From EWU, two $1000 scholarships for full tuition and fees for one year were awarded to Karen Kizer and Vicki Van Matre, Vicki was also the recipient of a $100 Youth Citizenship Award from Soroptimist International of Spokane. A $150 award in the form of the Shelly Medina Memorial Air Force Junior ROTC Awards was presented to Briee Rickey. The award was established by the Medina family in honor of their daughter, the first female cadet com- mander of JR ROTC, who was killed in an auto accident. Other memorial awards were the Captain Joe S. Burchfield Scholarship for $200 which was presented to Mia Potter. Burchfield was a 1964 graduate of Medical Lake killed in Viet Num. Margie Litzinger received a $125 check from the Warren Edwards family. Edwards, a noted student artist who designed the Frontier Logo, died in an auto accident in 1976. The Cheney-Medical Lake Rotary Club awarded a $200 Rotary Scholar- ship to Laurie Smith. Following the awards, Super- intendent Clayton Dunn presented the class and school board member Walt Radmer distributed diplomas. A bene- diction by Pastor Oliver finished the ceremony and the graduates strutted proudly from the gym into their brand- new futures. Fishing rules split season at area lakes Given the similar names and large number of lakes in the community, residents and visiting sportsmen are reminded that three area lakes have split seasons. North Silver, which has produced some fine trout fishing thus far, closed June 6 and will not reopen until Sept. 1. Sportsmen fishing in Medical Lake have until midnight June 13 to catch their trophy fish. Those who miss their chance can try again from Sept. 1 through 30. West Medical Lake is the next to close down on July 4. Fishermen who have failed to pull out one of the big ones lurking there, will also be able to try again Sept. 1 through 30. A Churches Lake City Assembly of God "Fellowship of the Unashamed" 400 East Grace 299-3139 SUNDAY SERVICES 8"00 a.m. Morning Worship 9:30 a.m. School of the Bible 10"45 a.m. Morning Worship 6:00 p.m. Praise 8" Prayer Wed., 7 p.m. Family Night Bryan Arneson, Pastor 299-3139 M.L. Community Church IV. 203 Washington 2993286 Sunday School 9:45 Worship Hour 1 I:00 Family Night 7.'00 Wednesday Christ Centered Bible Believing Max Geisdorf, Pastor (IFCA) St. John's Lutheran Church Worship Hour 10:00 a.m. Sunday School closed for summer Wayne Olsen, Pastor 299-4771 S. 223 Hallett, Med. Lake, 299-4114 St. Anne Catholic Church MASSES Sat. 6p.m. - Sun. 8:30 [ lO a.m. Holy Days 9 a.m. Et 7p.m. Father Bernard Schiller E. 708 Lake, Med. Lake, 299-3585 Council seeks ad opinions A novel method for raising park revenues was the highlighted item on a city council agenda last Tuesday which was otherwise brief and routine. Following rapid progress through the consent agenda and a brief report from the city administrator, the council heard a suggestion from member Jim Roloff concerning the use of advertising readerboards at Reinking Field. Roloff and member Marion King commented on the idea which was discussed at a recent Parks and Re- creation committee meeting on May 27. Though no action was taken at the meeting, Roloff requested the city fathers to seek input from the com- munity on their feelings concerning the sale of advertising for display at the softball field. Discussion of the details of such a plan ensued, with the council agreeing that standards for attractive design and content would be established to insure an eye-appealing display. King, who recently returned from a vacation in Georgia, said the use of readerboards was common in other parts of the country and appeared to be successful. The council agreed to consider the idea, and directed the Parks and Recreation committee to further ex- plore the details of such a venture as to rates and display. Roloff said the committee had sug- gested revenues raised from reader: boards be dedicated for needed park improvements such as lighting. He also asked residents to make their opinions on the proposal known to council- members and the mayor With councilmembers George Ram- sey and Burt Edwards absent, the council next heard a short report from City Administrator Mike McCurdy the city's consideration of whether to adopt a hearing examiner or board of adjustment. McCurdy said the issue of appointing a hearing examiner to hear variance and special use requests was still under consideration, He also said he would present a draft of a proposal to the planning committee on June 11. Follow, ing the meeting, the city administrator said the issue of adopting a hearing examiner was one of interest because of the flexibility of the law allowed the city to more or less decide what role such an official would play in the planning process. Following a commendation from Roloff to the city's street department on work underway on Medical Lake street improvements, the council, having no new or old busines to discuss, ad- journed until its June 15 meeting. Academy graduates The Medical Lake Police Department now has a stall of four regular and eight reserve oltlcers who have successfully completed training at the Spokane Police Academy. The most recent graduates from the left are: Reserve Officer Jackle Van Note, Regular Officer Marry Hayes and Reserve Officer Oonna Small. I T 00ere are all kinds of people who need at least two phones. The old saying that "two heads are better than one" is not true when it comes to using the family's only telephone. Husbands and wives are not at their best when it comes to listening ear to ear. And teenagers have been known to argue a single cord right off the wall. Such a pity, when an extension phone costs so little money and brings so much pleasure as well as convenience. And while you are thinking of adding one phone, consider several. Peace is wonderful at a price you can afford. Phone toll free 235-5171 for an estimate Telephone Utilities of Washington Inc. EASTERN WASHINGTON DIVISION: 111 "A" STREET CHENEY, WASHINGON 99004 An equal opportunity employer.