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Teen feats: Kids recognized recently for academic achievements or for participation in clubs, choirs or volunteer groups. (Please submit a photo.)

Contact: 541-383-0358,

Mail: P.O. Box 6020, Bend, OR 97708

Other school notes: College announcements, military graduations or training completions, reunion announcements.

Contact: 541-383-0358,

Story ideas

School briefs: Items and announcements of general interest.

Phone: 541-633-2161


Student profiles: Know of a kid with a compelling story?

Phone: 541-383-0354



The Bend High School class of 1974 will hold a reunion Aug. 8-9; no-host bar, 61276 S. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; 5 to 11 p.m. Aug. 8; Bend High School tour, 10 a.m. Aug. 9; Bend Golf and Country Club, 61045 Country Club Drive, Bend, 5 to 11 p.m. Aug. 9; visit or contact Kathy Timm at 541-480-4345 or .

The Redmond Union High School class of 1959 will hold a reunion Aug. 2; American Legion Park, 850 SW Rimrock Way, Redmond; 2 to 5 p.m.; picnic with sandwiches and salad served; $22 per person; contact Marv Gage at 541-419-2000 or .

The Redmond High School class of 1994 will hold a reunion Aug. 2; Deschutes County fairgrounds, 3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond; 6 to 10 p.m.; $40 per person; registration requested by July 24; contact Jennifer at or Amy at .

The USS Iwo Jima Shipmates Organization will hold a reunion for LPH2 and LHD7 shipmates Aug. 27-31; Crowne Plaza Hotel, Jacksonville, Florida; visit to register or contact Robert McAnally at 757-723-0317 or .

College Notes

The following local students have been named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at Eastern Oregon University: Paulette Banducci, Kendall Current, Brian Delamarter, Tabitha Johnson, Brianna Laprelle, Janice Loiodici, Janelle McIntosh, Cody Miller and Mirta Smith.

The following local students have graduated from the Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls: Kailee Guin, Morgan Hofman and Keaton Oliver.

Tia Sebold, of Bend, has graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in international affairs and German from Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania.

Catherine Brown, of Powell Butte, has been named to the spring 2014 dean’s list at the University of Minnesota-Crookston.