Bend High School class of 1973 will hold a reunion Aug. 9-10; 5:30 p.m. Aug. 9; Crux Fermentation Project, 50 S.W. Division St., Bend; free; 5:30 p.m. Aug. 10; Bend Golf and Country Club; 61045 Country Club Dr.; $35, $40 after June 1; registration required; contact Jennifer Stenkamp, 541-548-0711, Facebook page “Bend High School Class of 1973” or https://reunionmanager.net/reunion_registration.php?class_id=142545&reunion=BEND+SENIOR+HIGH+SCHOOL&class_of=1973.
Air Force Airman Travis Aubreygraduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. He is a 2011 graduate of Moon Valley High School in Phoenix, Ariz. and the son of Evelyn McDonald, of Bend.
Army Pvt. Luis Ortega graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. He is a 2012 graduate of Redmond High School and the son of Ramon Ortega, of Redmond.
Devon Holler has been named May’s High Desert Hero by The Center Foundation in Bend. Holler, a senior at Summit High School, maintains a 3.7 GPA. He is a member of the cross-country and lacrosse teams, student council, interact and billiards clubs, yearbook and National Honor Society. He has volunteered with Mr. Thunder Night, dance setup, sound management, Link Crew, track management, the Sagebrush Classic and the Oregon Festival of Cars.
Kaitlyn Monchamp, a senior at Redmond Proficiency Academy, has been accepted as one of 25 students to the new Southern Oregon University Honors College this fall.