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Sarai Jimenez-Juarez perseveres and inspires

May 09, 2024

Sarai Jimenez-Juarez of Peninsula High School is a 2024 Student of Distinction in the category of Overcoming Adversity.

Robert Mack-Ward learns resiliency at a young age

May 09, 2024

Robert Mack-Ward of Henderson Bay High School is a Student of Distinction in the category of Overcoming Adversity.

Abbie Hunter overcomes adversity with excellence

May 09, 2024

Abbie Hunter of Gig Harbor High School is a 2024 Student of Distinction in the category of Overcoming Adversity.

Gabriella Hernandez has a big future in social work and community-building

May 09, 2024

Gabriella Hernandez of Peninsula High is a Student of Distinction in the category of Overcoming Adversity.

Sarah Ehler charts a course in science and leadership

May 09, 2024

Sarah Ehler of Gig Harbor High School is a Student of Distinction in the category of Science and Technology Achievement.

MacKenzie Boyd turns challenges into triumphs

May 09, 2024

MacKenzie Boyd of Peninsula High School is a Student of Distinction in the category of Overcoming Adversity.

Trevor Grayson driven by science and service

May 09, 2024

Gig Harbor Now is posting profiles featuring the Students of Distinction being honored by the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation. These students will be celebrated during a banquet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2024, at Ocean5, 5268 Point Fosdick Dr. Trevor Grayson School: Gig Harbor High School Category: Science and Technology Achievement

Kaylia Heidelberg scores big on the court and beyond

May 09, 2024

Gig Harbor Now is posting profiles featuring the Students of Distinction being honored by the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation. These students will be celebrated during a banquet from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2024, at Ocean5, 5268 Point Fosdick Dr. Student: Kaylia Heidelberg School: Peninsula High School Category: Athletic Achievement Kaylia Heidelberg

Wellness Wednesday | Ending the stigma: Mental Health Awareness Month

May 07, 2024

Mental health is a term that encompasses many conditions. Here are some common symptoms and treatment options.

Letter to the Editor | Linda Pitcher’s ‘The Fleet’ created a lasting impact on Gig Harbor Fishermen

May 02, 2024

When Linda Pitcher arrived in Gig Harbor a few years ago, she brought with her a PhD in anthropology from Berkley. She stumbled upon our small community and its rich history of fishing, eventually becoming a volunteer at the History Museum. Linda spent several years meticulously piecing together information on all the commercial fishing boats