Music Teacher Named 2015 Honored Citizen

Chris Carpenter, Gess Elementary music teacher, has been named Chewelah’s 2015 Honored Citizen by the Chewelah Chamber of Commerce.Carpenter received four nominations from members of the community. “It’s not usually an easy choice, and this year was no different,” said Honored Citizen committee chairman Jared Arnold. “There are always many fine nominees, but Chris’ name rose to the top based on the number of nominations received for her.”The Chamber receives nominations each May and a three-person committee then chooses a winner that is announced in June. The winner is formally honored Thursday evening on CenterStage at Chataqua and rides as an h

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