Congratulations SPSCC Class of 2018

South Puget Sound Community College (SPSCC) will celebrate more than 1,500 graduates at the 2018 commencement ceremony next Friday at Tumwater High School’s Tumwater Stadium.  The College’s 53rd commencement ceremony will be held at 6:00 p.m. on June 15, 2018. This year, the College will award 1,847 associate degrees and certificates to the 2018 graduating…

SCJ Works with “Homes For Our Troops” to Provide Specially Adapted Custom Homes for Severely Injured Veterans

A young father in Yelm looks forward to hosting get-togethers and cooking for his family and friends – something he can’t do now because his kitchen isn’t wide enough for his wheelchair. A young man in Tenino looks forward to gaining his independence back with kitchen cabinets he can reach, hardwood floors his wheelchair can…

2018 Sports Awards Nominees Announced

Nominations have flooded in from community members shining the light on local athletes and sports leaders in Thurston County. The 2018 Sports Awards, hosted by Thurston County’s Sports Commission, recognizes local athletes and game changers in our community. Seven award winners will be announced at the Sports Awards from 6 p.m.-9 p.m. on June 19 at Indian Summer Golf…

Casey Kilborn Named Oly Fed Employee of the Quarter

Olympia Federal Savings is proud to announce Casey Kilborn, AVP / Yelm Highway branch manager, as Employee of the Quarter. Kilborn was selected for this honor because of his commitment to servant leadership and exceptional customer service, which is consistently on display in client meetings, employee trainings, and his community involvement. Whether helping a customer jump-start their…

Physicians of Southwest Washington Announces Two Executive Promotions

Photo: Tamra Ruymann, left, and Tamara Schaffert, right.   Physicians of Southwest Washington (PSW) has promoted two of its directors to newly created executive positions.  The internal promotions of Tamra Ruymann and Tamara Schaffert were announced May 31st by CEO Melanie Matthews.   “Both of these individuals have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to PSW’s success.…