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87-year-old man receives high school diploma

More than 200 Ellet High School students received their diplomas Friday night at Akron Civic Theatre. Among them was an 87-year-old man getting an honorary diploma, 60 years after he left school for the military.  

Bremerton woman accused of faking birth for state benefits

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — A 42-year-old Bremerton woman is accused of lying about giving birth in order to get more than $3,000 worth of public benefits from the state.The Kitsap Sun says (https://goo.gl/dnBzHh ) the woman was charged Tuesday in Kitsap County Superior Court with first-degree theft and false public assistance verification.