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  • In his fourth year as principal of Chapman School, Conrad Woodhead wasn’t talking about the school’s address when he called it “one of the best kept secrets.” From its Anchor Point location beside the Sterling Highway, it would be hard to miss the K-8 school. Woodhead was referring to the sc...

    Wed, 09/17/2014 - 5:09pm
  • A warm sun made for good picnic weather Saturday, but it was no picnic on the Homer High School football field as the Mariners took on the Ketchikan Kings. The Kings returned to Southeast with 23-22 victory. The loss for Homer comes after two consecutive victories, a 30-12 win over the Barrow Whaler...

    Wed, 09/17/2014 - 4:47pm
  • The Homer Mariners traveled to Kodiak for a two-school, two-day dive-swim meet last week. Among Homer’s strong finishers, Lauren Kuhns scored a first in the 50 freestyle on Friday and Ian Hall scored a first-place in 1-meter diving on Friday and Saturday.  In spite of the Mariners’ dive and...

    Wed, 09/17/2014 - 4:46pm
  • Traveling to Nikiski for the boroughs cross-country competition on Tuesday, the Mariners varsity girls and boys each claimed a second-place finish in competition that saw Soldotna first in the girls competition and the Kenai boys in first.  “It was awesome,” was Head Coach Bill Steyer’s o...

    Wed, 09/17/2014 - 4:45pm
  • After a year as executive director of the Homer Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center, Jim Lavrakas has announced his resignation, effective Oct. 15.“When I accepted the role ... I did so with a sunset clause, knowing that I would one day want to return to my ‘retirement’ role of being a fish...

    Wed, 09/17/2014 - 11:53am
  • Jackson Hobbs of Franklin, Idaho, has a lot on his mind. The 16-year-old’s high school soccer team is having a great season, beating teams it wasn’t expected to beat. Today, they take on their biggest rival.That isn’t the main focus of Jackson’s attention right now, however. The 335.0-pound ...

    Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:23am
  • Homer High School might not have a tennis team, but they do have tennis courts and that’s exactly what the 19-member Kodiak High School Bears tennis team was looking for when it paid a visit to the area Aug. 30-31.“This is like the fourth or fifth time they’ve come here,” Will Files of the H...

    Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:21am
  • The Homer Mariners volleyball team served up a fourth-place finish at the North-South Tournament in Houston last week, playing against teams from Anchorage Christian School, Bethel, Delta, Houston, Hutchison, Monroe, Seward, Sitka and Valdez.Homer’s Kyla Pitzman led the team with 40 kills for the ...

    Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:19am
  • With 66 individuals competing in the girls varsity cross-country competition at Saturday’s Palmer Invitational, the Mariner girls ran their way into first place in the 1, 2 and 3A competition.On the boys side there were 89 individual runners and Homer’s varsity runners took second place overall,...

    Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:17am
  • It was a 55-0 victory for the Homer Mariners football team Saturday as they took on the Buccaneers in Valdez.“They played great,” Homer Head Coach Josh Fraley said of the Mariner team. “We were able to get everybody in and played a lot of the JV guys, so it was good.”So good, in fact, — 40...

    Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:05am

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