Wally Rugg celebrates 96 years
Wally was born in 1923 in Saskatchewan, Canada. When he was four, his family moved to Peck. He graduated from Peck High School in 1942 and served with the Army Engineers in the South Pacific Theater. He retired from the Clearwater Tribune as a printer after 27 years.
Wally also was past commander of VFW Post No. 3296 in Orofino and a member of the Odd Fellows Lodge.
Wally moved to Lewiston in 1993 to be closer to family and still fishes, plays cribbage, and enjoys baseball.