Story last updated at 12:34 p.m. Thursday, May 2, 2002

Student News
Michelle Allison and Evangelia I. Sloth made the winter quarter dean's list at Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, for earning at least a 3.50 grade-point average. Michelle is the daughter of Marlys Allison and Evangelia is the daughter of Eric and Stephanie Sloth.

Amy Mayhan has received a Western Undergraduate Exchange scholarship to attend the University of Hawaii at Hilo, where she plans to study marine biology.

Jake Corwin, Seldovia, Samuel Bushell and Toby Pruett have been offered new student scholarships to attend Montana State University, Bozeman.

David L. Coker has enlisted in the U.S. Army to be a power generation equipment repairer. He recently left for basic training at Fort Knox, Ky. Coker is a 2001 graduate of Woodstock High School in Woodstock, Vt., and the son of Janice and Michael Coker of Homer.

Eric A. Carlisle has enlisted in the U.S. Army to be a fire-support specialist (Airborne). He recently left for basic training at Fort Sill, Ok. He is a 1987 graduate of Nikolaevsk School, Anchor Point and attended Trinity College, Issaquah, Wash.

Sunday is the deadline to apply for the Homer-Kachemak Bay Rotary Club scholarship. Graduating seniors from Homer High School are eligible. Call 235-4770 or 235-8905.

Homer Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2002-2003 school year. Children who will be ages three or four by Aug. 15 are eligible. Apply at Head Start, 1266 Ocean Drive, Suite C, the Public Health Office at 195 E. Bunnell Ave., Suite C, the Family Learning Center at 813 East End Road or the Homer Job Service at 270 W. Pioneer Ave. Call 235-4322.