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June 09, 2010 - Spelling wizard

Waldon Middle School's Kirk Hansen sailed all the way to the semifinal round in the Scripps National Spelling Bee before finally getting eliminated. Hansen, 14, of Lake Orion, is a president of Waldon's student council, an accomplished trumpet player and an avid athlete. Looking to the future, Hansen hopes for a career in engineering.

Scouts talk citizenship

Boy Scouts from Orion, Oxford and Clarkston are invited to attend as Boy Scout Troop 128 hosts Orion Township Supervisor Matthew Gibb in a discussion of Citizenship Rights and Obligations, Tuesday, June 15 at St. Mary's In-The-Hills Church.

The Citizenship discussion is part of the BSA's focus on developing contributing citizenship and values in a youth program. Scouts will complete a First Class Rank requirement by participating in this discussion, and gain a better understanding of the function of local government and leaders. Register by emailing LOTroop128Scouts@aol.com.

Troop 128 is chartered by and meets at St. Mary's In-The-Hills Episcopal Church, 2512 Joslyn Ct Tuesdays from 6.45 p.m. and 8.30 p.m.

LOHS reunion

Lake Orion High School Classes of 1983 and 1984 are planning a reunion for later this summer.

Grads are invited to attend an informal gathering Friday, Aug. 6 at Christie's in Lake Orion, 6 p.m., for dinner/drinks; and Saturday, Aug. 7, at The Post (across from the Palace), at 7 p.m.

No RSVP or deposits required; no-prepay. Just come and have a great time (dinner and drinks on your own).

Hotel Reservations are availbale at Springhill Suites in Orion Township, 4919 Interpark Drive. Ask for Lake Orion Reunion rate of $89 (includes breakfast). Must book by July 22. Call 248-475-4700.

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