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Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

The local semi-professional Highline Bears baseball team announced their latest goal of attracting 10,000 fans through their gates this summer, at Mel Olson Stadium inside Steve Cox Memorial Park in... [Read more]

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

A ‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for the production and programming expenses for the White Center Jubilee Days Main Stage will be held on Tuesday, May 30 at Roxbury Lanes & Casino. ‘Bowling... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Burien Film Festival seeking Sponsors – here’s how YOU (& your biz) can help

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien Film Festival (BFF) is offering sponsorship opportunities for its upcoming 2017 season! Choose your level of sponsorship and receive exclusive opportunities... [Read more]

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

The Highline Bears announced this week that they will be holding tryouts for talented artists and performers on Sunday, April 30, to get the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at a 2017 Highline... [Read more]

Cambodian New Year Celebration will be Saturday, April 29 in White Center

Cambodian New Year Celebration will be Saturday, April 29 in White Center

In honor of the Cambodian New Year, the Cambodian Cultural Alliance of Washington (CCAW) will be holding a day full of entertainment, food, and fun o Saturday, April 29, from 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Events... [Read more]

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center will be hosting a FREE Community Water Safety Event this Saturday, April 22, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. They will be raffling off a free session of swim lessons, swim passes... [Read more]

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

The local semi-pro Highline Bears baseball team announced that their opening game for the 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center, with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. The Bears – who were... [Read more]

Geoffrey ‘MacDaddy’ McElroy is the new Unofficial Mayor of White Center!

Geoffrey ‘MacDaddy’ McElroy is the new Unofficial Mayor of White Center!

By Devin Otto Big Picture High School Intern On Saturday night (April 1), the race for Mayor of White Center finally came to an end. In an increasingly fast-paced race, the 5 nominees (previously 6,... [Read more]

Highline Bears hire Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager; opening day will be June 2

Highline Bears hire Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager; opening day will be June 2

The Highline Bears recently announced the hiring of Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager. Evans worked as a special assistant last year filling in the last three weeks of the season. “Josh had great chemistry... [Read more]

White Center students get free trip to Pacific Science Center thanks to Google

White Center students get free trip to Pacific Science Center thanks to Google

The students participated in an Electron Demo using a Van der Graaf to demonstrate that electrons repel each other. When the Van der Graaf gets charged using static electricity, visitors can touch it... [Read more]

White Center Teen Program Talent Show coming to Log Cabin Friday, Mar. 24

White Center Teen Program Talent Show coming to Log Cabin Friday, Mar. 24

Do the teens of White Center have talent? Come see for yourself at the “Log Cabin” at Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd) on Friday, March 24, starting at 3 p.m.  Doors open at 3 p.m. and... [Read more]

White Center Community Crab Feed fundraiser will be Saturday, March 4

White Center Community Crab Feed fundraiser will be Saturday, March 4

The first big fundraiser for the new White Center Fraternal Order of Eagles club will be a Crab Feed on Saturday, March 4, from 5 – 9 p.m. at their location at 10452 15th Ave SW. Music by Island... [Read more]

White Center Superhero 5K Walk & Run will return Saturday, March 25

White Center Superhero 5K Walk & Run will return Saturday, March 25

White Center’s 5K Walk & Run will return for its 5th year on Saturday, March 25, with another superhero-themed race. “Who’s your favorite superhero? Lace up, grab your cape and we... [Read more]

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

The Three Yells present Giselle Deconstruct. Photo by Tim Summers. 4Culture – King County’s cultural funding agency – is currently offering grants to support projects for individuals and groups... [Read more]

Mini Cheer Camp will be Feb. 13 & 15 at the Evergreen campus

Mini Cheer Camp will be Feb. 13 & 15 at the Evergreen campus

Evergreen Campus Head Cheer Coach Emily Zimmerman will be hosting a mini cheer camp for grades K-8 on Feb. 13 and 15, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. each day at the Evergreen Campus. There will be a parent performance... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s Winter schedule begins Monday, Jan. 2

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s Winter schedule begins Monday, Jan. 2

Evergreen Community Aqautic Center’s winter schedule will begin Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. They have added an afternoon public swim on Monday/Wednesday/Friday between 11-1 p.m. And their Friday night... [Read more]

King County Parks commemorates 25 years of serving White Center youth

King County Parks commemorates 25 years of serving White Center youth

Since its start in 1991, King County Parks’ White Center Teen Program (WCTP) has given White Center youth a safe, positive place to get involved in year-round recreation and educational programs and... [Read more]

White Center Tree Lighting will be this Saturday night in Triangle Park

White Center Tree Lighting will be this Saturday night in Triangle Park

Looking for something to do this holiday weekend? This Saturday – Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. – celebrate the season at White Center’s family-friendly community tree lighting a Triangle Park (in front... [Read more]

PODCAST: Woman killed by DUI driver; Jack Mayne on sanctuary cities & more…

PODCAST: Woman killed by DUI driver; Jack Mayne on sanctuary cities & more…

Here’s episode #78 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

King County Council will honor teenage boxers from White Center on Dec. 12

King County Council will honor teenage boxers from White Center on Dec. 12

On Monday, Dec. 12, the King County Council will recognize and honor the White Center PAL Boxing Club for its 2nd place performance at the National Jr. Golden Gloves Tournament in Nevada this summer.  The... [Read more]