Northwest NEWS

November 1, 1999

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Cedarcrest grad earns governor's award

award winner

(Left to right) Western Washington University President, Connie Filer, Melissa Filer, and Governor Locke.

   Melissa K. Filer, a 1999 Cedarcrest High School graduate, was presented with the Governor's Promise Scholarship Award by Governor Gary Locke last month.

   Melissa is a freshman at Western Washington University where she is majoring in pre-med. While attending CHS, Melissa was a member of the honor society, Senior Class Vice President, and co-captain of the cheerleading squad.

   Her civic activities included volunteer office support at the Sno-Valley Senior Center in Carnation, classroom assistance at Carnation Elementary School, and mission work in Mexico.