White Center Eagles’ Holiday Bazaar, Brunch & Bake Sale is this Saturday
The White Center Eagles will be holding their annual Holiday Bazaar, Brunch & Bake Sale this Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. With multiple vendors to "find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list", there will also be a gourmet brunch menu, big raffle baskets, auxiliary bake sale and much more. Organizers are asking guests to please bring a canned food or pet food donation for a chance to win great prizes and discounts. White Center Eagles is located at 10452 15th Ave SW.
Police discover body, investigating possible homicide in nearby Top Hat area
Police on Thursday (Oct. 23) discovered a body in a wooded area behind some homes in the 10700 block of 6th Ave South in nearby Top Hat, and are investigating a suspected homicide. Detectives were looking into a possible missing person case when they found the body, police said. The victim's identity and gender are unknown at this time. Here are some relevant Tweets: Just arrived on scene near White Center where human remains were found #liveonkomo pic.twitter.com/FQzFZF6vAy— Kristen Drew (@KDrewKOMO) October 23, 2014 .@kiro7chopper over scene of White Center homicide WATCH LIVE: http://t.co/yQuZpX0Xdf pic.twitter.com/WfbJ7b0BiV— KIRO 7 (@KIRO7Seattle) October 23, 2014 Potential homicide in White Center, ...
Seattle Seahawks visit Cascade Middle School in White Center
It's not everyday that the defending Super Bowl champs Seattle Seahawks visit your school – including Russell Wilson and Doug Baldwin – but that's what happened Tuesday, Oct. 21 at Cascade Middle School in White Center. Students heard what middle school was like for the players, asked questions, and participated in Play60 games during break. Volunteers from United Way also renovated the school's student center. Cascade Middle School is located at 11212 10th Ave SW. Go Hawks! Here are photos from the day courtesy Highline Public Schools (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):
Julian Chivington named new White Center Storefront Deputy
Deputy Julian Chivington has been selected as the new storefront deputy for the White Center community. Chivington has been with the King County Sheriff’s Office since 2008, and his most recent assignment was with the bicycle unit of our Metro Transit Police unit. Earlier in his career he worked as a patrol deputy at our north precinct, primarily in the North Bend area. Prior to that, he worked as a patrol deputy assigned to our city of Shoreline contract. In addition to his duties as the White Center storefront deputy he is a member of our departments TAC 30 team. Deputy Chivington is looking ...
Salvation Army in White Center helps local needy kids get ready for school
Photos courtesy the Salvation Army of White Center. The Salvation Army in White Center last week helped local needy kids with their back-to-school shopping. Generously funded by Mrs. Jean Renny, each child received a gift card valued at $200, and was helped by a volunteer to select clothing for the new school year. This included: 80 low-income kids from the White Center area Major Raymond Erickson-King and Captain Jennifer Erickson-King, Salvation Army Officers in Charge of White Center programs The event took place on Thursday, Aug. 28 at JCPenney at Westfield Southcenter The kids chosen for the generous donation were selected by The Salvation Army, using State ...
Highline Schools Foundation awards $83,000 to 2014 scholarship winners
The Highline Schools Foundation recently awarded $83,000 in scholarships to graduating students in Highline Public Schools. The six students receiving scholarships in 2014 were honored at last night’s Highline Public Schools Board meeting. Each received a plaque of recognition from Highline Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Susan Enfield and School Board President Michael Spear. These scholarships are made possible by the support of Highline Schools Foundation’s generous individual donors and corporate partners. A list of the specific scholarships, and the students who were awarded in 2014, is below: The Light & Love Scholarship was created this year by the Pappas family in honor ...
Suspect arrested in White Center rape
Police in Oklahoma arrested a 25-year old male for the March rape of a female in the White Center area. The case was solved when the Washington State Patrol Crime Lab developed a DNA profile from evidence collected at the scene which matched the male. He had apparently been visiting King County from Oklahoma when the crime was committed. The King County Prosecutor’s Office filed charges of Rape in the 1st degree and Assault in the 1st degree. An arrest warrant was issued and law enforcement in Oklahoma arrested him yesterday. The suspect will have to go through the extradition process before being ...
VIDEO: Evergreen High School Alum makes video for White Center Food Bank
Evergreen High School alumni Vannra Yan, who's also a graduate from the Art Institute of Seattle, recently produced a Public Service Announcement video for the White Center Food Bank: [youtube]http://youtu.be/BZgG_U3-QwE[/youtube] He is currently enrolled at Bellevue College, where he's in the Digital Media Arts program. "I use the latest technology in cinema camera," he said. "All my projects will be shot in the highest quality HD and color graded in professional video editing suites to give cinematic images." Vannra also produced the New Start PSA for Mark Farrell when he was a student at the Art Institute of Seattle a few years ago.
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Nov. 3 – is a beautifully remodeled home in Burien. This home has a perfect layout and yard... [Read more]
The White Center Eagles will be holding their annual Holiday Bazaar, Brunch & Bake Sale this Saturday, Nov. 1, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. With multiple vendors to “find the perfect gifts for everyone... [Read more]
Come meet White Center’s new storefront Deputy – Julian Chivington – at the next business mixer on Thursday, Oct. 30 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. The meeting location is the White Center Police Storefront: 9609... [Read more]
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The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting of a shooting in the 10300 block of 28th Ave SW in White Center Monday night, Oct. 27. The victim was shot while sitting in a vehicle with three other... [Read more]
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A Staff/Alumni Fundraiser Basketball Game between Tyee vs. Evergreen is set for Friday, Nov. 14. “It will be a fun night filled with alumni and current staff members from each school competing in an... [Read more]Sponsored Post
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Oct. 26 – is a completely updated large 5 bedroom in Gregory Heights! It’s got hardwood... [Read more]
This year’s White Center ‘Trick or Treat’ event will run from 4 – 7 p.m. on Halloween night – Friday, Oct. 31 – with a pumpkin carving contest at Triangle Park and much more throughout... [Read more]
Police on Thursday (Oct. 23) discovered a body in a wooded area behind some homes in the 10700 block of 6th Ave South in nearby Top Hat, and are investigating a suspected homicide. Detectives were looking... [Read more]Read More Headlines