Page 11 - Chehalis Tribal Newsletter - October 2016
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Malikah McNair night with her family. Her friends call her Mikah. She likes
Math, reading and to play with her pals, read and attend
Fifth grade dance classes.
Grand Mound Elementary writing are Malikah’s
favorite subjects. She When Malikah graduates from high
Malikah is the daughter of Mike feels she is a successful school, she plans to attend St. Cloud
McNair and Glenda & Shannon student because she State University to become a teacher.
Comenout. She has one brother, a cat pays attention and does
and a dog. She enjoys sharing game her work to earn good If she was chairman of the tribe,
grades. Her advice for Malikah would give all kids candy, make
other students is to pay attention. sure schools hand out more homework
and make high school five years.

Alexis Starr-Wright thinks school is fun and to playing for her high school’s fast-pitch
she’s happy to see her team. She likes to be with her friends and
Sixth grade friends. She says she go to the youth center.
Oakville Middle School is a successful student
because she does her Alexis wants to attend the University
Alexis, daughter of Sasha Starr and work in class and turns of Washington to play softball and study
Sam Wright, is earning a 3.14 GPA. Her in her homework. Her to be an engineer or teacher.
friends call her Lexi. Alexis has two advice is to stay focused
brothers and three dogs. She likes going and do your work. If she was chairman of the Chehalis
places or hanging out with her family. Alexis plays on a fast-pitch softball Tribe, Alexis would build batting cages
team in Centralia. She is looking forward for all of the tribal people to use, have
Math is Alexis’ favorite subject. She free sports programs and create a
homeless shelter.

Avery McJoe to play basketball and assignments to fewer than three.
baseball this year for his During Avery’s spare time, he likes
Ninth grade school. Avery feels he
Rochester High School is a successful student to draw. After he graduates, Avery
because he keeps up on wants to find a good job and attend
Avery, son of Vanessa and James his grades and goes to the University of Washington to get a
McJoe, is holding a 3.05 GPA. He has ninth grade academy (an bachelor in arts.
two brothers, three sisters and a cat. He after-school program).
likes to travel with his family. If Avery was chairman of the tribe, he
His advice for would give more tribal discounts.
Avery enjoys sports and is planning other students is to keep your missing Contributed by Chehalis Tribe K-12 Program

People, pets can dress to impress at resource fair

Contributed by Animal Control vaccine, pet micro-chipping Resources, Concern For Animals, Best Person Costume. Judging
Officer Brennan Stoelb and flea medication. Additional South Sound Freedom Fences, will be based off the pictures
vaccines and services will be at dog trainer Sara Gingrich, Wolf and take place after the event.
We have a fantastic day the pet owner’s expense, but are Haven and Northwest Spay and Prizes for winners will be
planned for Pet Resource Fair on provided by Good Neighbor Vet Neuter will be at the event. A rewarded the following week.
Oct. 22 in the Gathering Room at a reduced rate. mobile pet groomer will be on
of the Community Center! site to provide free pet baths. Lunch will be served around
After your pet has had a vet 11 a.m. All pets attending the fair
Good Neighbor’s Mobile Vet check-up and is up to date on Dress up yourself and
Clinic will be at the Community rabies vaccine, visit my table to your pet in a Halloween must be on a leash or in a
Center from 10 a.m.-noon. They get a Chehalis Tribal Pet License costume for a chance kennel. Rabies vaccines
will provide complimentary for free. Pet licenses will help to win prizes. You are good for one to
vet exams and vaccinations. your pet get home if it is lost, will get your three years. If you are
For the first 40 Chehalis Tribal as well as confirm vaccination. picture taken unsure whether your
members that sign up at the Licenses are valid for one year and judges will pet needs a vaccine,
clinic, their pets will receive a and will need to be renewed. vote for three bring them to the
free rabies vaccination, so come categories: Best fair. Even if your pet
early. Good Neighbor will have Head into the Gathering Cat Costume, Best has all vaccines,
additional vaccinations and Room to visit with local Dog Costume and please join us for a
services available, such as Parvo organizations. Rez Animal fun day.
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