50 years ago (1964)
The appointment of Philip Jordan, Everett High School senior, to the U.S. Air Force Academy, was announced today by Sen. Henry M. “Scoop” Jackson. Philip was the son of Mr. and Mrs. W.D. Jordan, 1314 Mukilteo Blvd.
Twins Stan and Steve Waters, 16, sons of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Waters, Rt. 1 Box 456, Marysville, earned the rank of Eagle Scout at ceremonies Sunday evening at the Court of Honor at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Everett. Also honored was Morris Winklesky, troop committeeman.
25 years ago (1989)
Maria Elena Tremaine, a Spanish instructor at Everett Community College, was also one of Snohomish County’s busiest and most experienced courtroom interpreters. Tremaine said it was necessary to have a steel-trap memory and be able to respond quickly and accurately in the second job.
February was Black History Month and to mark the occasion, the Second Baptist Church of Everett was having a gospel music jamboree at the church, 2801 Virginia Ave. Sponsored by the church scholarship committee, the event was free, but a free-will offering would be accepted. Featured would be the Rev. Robert Wilson and Darwin Jones.
By Jack O’Donnell from Herald archives at the Everett Public Library