Homer High School

Bill Langley-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Looking back: Homer celebrates 50 years of incorporation

It was a packed house at the Homer Elks Lodge on Monday, as residents gathered to wish the city a happy 50th birthday. Stories of… Continue reading

Bill Langley-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Event allows students opportunity to explore college, career options

By McKibben Jackinsky Staff writer From exploring a career to actually finding a job, the Homer College, Career and Job Fair has the bases covered.… Continue reading

Scholarships, Contests, etc.

Scholarships, contests, etc. American Legion Scholarships: Richard D. Johnson, $1,000, due March 30; American Legion Auxiliary Unit 16, $500, due April 1; Merrilyn Stock Scholarship… Continue reading

KPBSD adopts six-year project plan

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Board of Education unanimously approved a six-year plan for improvement projects for fiscal years 2015 to 2021 at its… Continue reading

Homer students win in ‘F’ contest

Six Homer students won in the writing categories of F Magazine’s Alaska Statewide Youth Arts and Writing Contest. Homer High School junior Jonas Noomah also… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District   Homer High School March 29, 30: HHS production of the Broadway musical “The Sound of Plaid;” 7:30 p.m. March… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District: McNeil Canyon Elementary School March 17-21: Swim lessons, grades 2-3. March 18, 20: Learning lab. March 19: Bus driver appreciation… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District March 7: Inservice, no school, end of quarter. March 10-14: Vacation days. April 1-3: Student testing. April 16: Early dismissal,… Continue reading

HHS students earn 5th place in Ocean Science Bowl

Homer High School students earned fifth place overall in the state National Ocean Science Bowl competition held last weekend in Seward. Seventeen teams from all… Continue reading

Wrestlers return from borough championship

Homer Middle School’s Huskies journeyed to Seward for the 2014 Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Wrestling Championships. The eight wrestlers included Ian Stovall at 80… Continue reading

School Events

Students Katherine Miller of Homer was named to the Northern Michigan University dean’s list for the fall 2013 semester. Miller qualified by having a grade… Continue reading

KSC thanks Homer

The 90-plus swimmers of Kachemak Swim Club and their families would like to thank Assistant Principal Mall and Homer High School for their assistance in… Continue reading

Trial date reset for Resetarits brothers

A trial date has been reset for Anthony Resetarits, 21, and Joseph Resetarits, 19. In a hearing on Monday, Kenai Superior Court Judge Carl Bauman… Continue reading

Blues musician ‘Hawkeye’ Herman visits, performs

As part of Blues in the School, a Homer Council on the Arts program offered during Black History Month, blues musician Michael “Hawkeye” Herman visits… Continue reading

Colors of Homer is Friday

Colors of Homer, a student-directed organization that promotes the creativity of Homer youth, holds an event from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at K-Bay Caffe.… Continue reading

School Events

Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Feb. 25: A public meeting about the district’s 2014-2015 budget, Homer High School library, 5:30 p.m.  Feb. 26: Early dismissal,… Continue reading

The newly-crowned Mr. Homer, Lucas Thoning, reigns over Saturday’s Homer Winter Carnival parade.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Carnival continues

You know that saying it isn’t over until somebody sings? Well, whoever said it must have been talking about the 2014 Homer Winter Carnival. When… Continue reading

The newly-crowned Mr. Homer, Lucas Thoning, reigns over Saturday’s Homer Winter Carnival parade.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Budget meeting held

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is holding a public budget meeting at the Homer High School library at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 25. The public… Continue reading

Homer finds snow at Boroughs

The Homer High School Mariner ski team found some snow Friday and Saturday, as well as blasts of wind and breaks of sunshine, at the… Continue reading

Mariner Tommy Bowe drives the puck down the rink and into Kenai Kardinal territory at Tuesday night’s game at the Kevin Bell Arena.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

Mariner hockey rocks arena

If you felt the earth shaking Tuesday night, it wasn’t an earthquake. It was an exciting, overtime game of Mariner hockey at the Kevin Bell… Continue reading

Mariner Tommy Bowe drives the puck down the rink and into Kenai Kardinal territory at Tuesday night’s game at the Kevin Bell Arena.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News
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