Suspect still at large in White Center stabbing incident Friday morning
The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that shortly after 3 a.m. Friday morning (Oct. 17), they received a 9-1-1 call about a bloodied stabbing victim in the 10800 block of 1st Ave SW in White Center. Police say that an uninvolved citizen was reporting a bloodied male had shown up at her door looking for assistance. He had been stabbed, apparently as a result of an argument with another male that he was acquainted with. The victim was found to have life-threatening injuries and was treated at the scene by medics and then transported to the hospital. The suspect is still ...
SAVE THE DATE: White Center Food Bank Harvest Dinner & Auction is Oct. 18
The White Center Food Bank's annual Harvest Dinner and Auction is set for Saturday, Oct. 18 at South Seattle College. "This year we celebrate our past, present & future," reads an announcement. "Join us for an evening of dinner and auction at our 10th Annual Harvest Dinner & Auction. If you’d like to help sponsor the event or donate an item to the auction, please contact us." WHEN: Saturday, October 18, 2014, 5:30 pm WHERE: South Seattle College Brockey Conference Center INFO: For further information, please contact email@example.com
WEATHER GEEK: Classic, strong Pacific storm to bring ‘gobs of rain’ to area
From our very own Puget Sound Weather Geek: Click ^ "Play" ^ to see/hear the live streaming weather report/forecast. A classic strong pacific storm is churning off the coast of Washington today: // Post by Puget Sound Weather Geek. The center of the system will not directly impact us or generate a major wind event. However, the cold front that is attached to it will bring gobs of rain late tonight into early morning Wednesday. This center of the system will not directly impact us or generate a major wind event. However, the cold front that is attached to it ...
King County Housing Authority sells final 54 lots of homes at Seola Gardens
The King County Housing Authority announced Tuesday (Sept. 2) that it had recently completed the sale of the final 54 lots for market-rate, single-family homes at Seola Gardens. The land purchase by a private developer marks the final phase of the Authority’s commitment to rebuild the former public housing complex – previously called Park Lake Homes II − into a vibrant mixed-income, master-planned community. Additional land offerings are currently underway at Greenbridge, KCHA’s other White Center redevelopment. When the build-out for both sites is complete, there will be close to 500 new homeowners in the White Center community. This housing will generate ...
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 ...
WhiteWater Aquatics hires Mike Hoppe as new Head Coach
WhiteWater Aquatics announced this week that they have hired Mike Hoppe as their new head coach. Coach Hoppe has been a swim and water polo coach for over 20 years. He is an American Swim Coaches Association Level 4 Swim Coach, and a Silver Level US Water Polo coach. Coach Hoppe has developed many accomplished swimmers, such as high school “All Americans” and national level qualifiers with 1st place ranking on the National Top Times list. He also had the privilege of coaching for the US Virgin Islands on the island of St. Croix, and coached their National Team at the ...
Highline School Board extends contract with Dr. Susan Enfield through 2017
The Highline School Board unanimously approved a contract extension for Superintendent Susan Enfield at its regular meeting on Wednesday, July 9. Dr. Enfield’s contract now runs through 2017, coinciding with the term of the district’s strategic plan. “We are making good progress toward the bold goals in our strategic plan, and we have the right leader to get our students to those targets,” said School Board President Michael Spear. “We are confident in the capabilities of our students, the good work of our teachers, and the outstanding leadership of Dr. Enfield.” Dr. Enfield led the development of the strategic plan, which outlines ambitious ...
Boulevard Park Place donates $13,449 to American Cancer Society from ‘Relay’
On Wednesday (July 2), Boulevard Park Place Active Senior Living presented a check to the American Cancer Society for $13,449.00, from the Highline Relay for Life. The seniors achieved this by walking 5,695 miles from January to June 2014, along with receiving donations from family members. "Our active group celebrated yesterday their successes with some home made cherry cake and ice cream," said Vicki Guerrero, Marketing and Activities Director. "This donation means a lot to us in helping to finish the fight and find a cure for cancer."
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