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Beverly Park Elementary kicks off new soccer field thanks to donations

Beverly Park Elementary kicks off new soccer field thanks to donations

Beverly Park Elementary School – located at 1201 S. 104th Street – was the site recently of the kick-off of a brand new mini-pitch soccer field, thanks to donations. The Sounders FC joined Adidas,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Huge drug bust, local weather forecast, Jack Mayne Commentary…

PODCAST: Huge drug bust, local weather forecast, Jack Mayne Commentary…

Here’s episode #49 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]

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

White Center area residents David S. Hogan and wife Angela DiMarco have just produced their first feature-length film, called ‘Paralytic’ – take a look: The film will premiere at the 2016... [Read more]

Go Vintage This Year for Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

Go Vintage This Year for Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

As has been the case for years now, PowellsWood is always a great memory-making experience for Mother’s Day Weekend. Just above Redondo, the garden offers a host of opportunities for folks of diverse... [Read more]

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

The Highline Bears announced that they have hired Rich Lindros as their 2016 Manager. Lindros will be taking over the duties from Todd Coughlin, who had signed on for one year as the Bears inaugural... [Read more]

White Center Heights students help kick off ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign Thursday

White Center Heights students help kick off ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign Thursday

On Thursday (April 14), students from White Center Heights Elementary School helped kick off the ‘1 Million Trees’ campaign at White Center Heights Park. At the event, King County Executive... [Read more]

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Evergreen High alum Jack Thompson – aka the ‘Throwin’ Samoan’ – credits positive influence from teachers and coaches for his success. Thompson, who graduated in 1974, is featured... [Read more]

White Center ‘Spring Clean’ is back; Volunteers needed for Saturday, May 14

White Center ‘Spring Clean’ is back; Volunteers needed for Saturday, May 14

White Center’s annual Spring Clean is back, and will be held on Saturday, May 14, from 8:30 a.m. Noon. Registration is now open – to volunteer, register, or to propose projects for the Spring Clean,... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Story by Octavia B., age 13 Photos by Isabel H, age 11 Over the past month, 11 of Girl Scout Troop #42263’s girls spent their free time selling cookies and collecting $2,884 in donations throughout... [Read more]

AUDIO/VIDEO: Raw audio/video from Seattle’s annexation public meeting

AUDIO/VIDEO: Raw audio/video from Seattle’s annexation public meeting

Kenny Pittman (pictured above) conducted a public meeting on the City of Seattle’s proposed annexation of White Center at Dubsea Coffee Thursday (March 17), and we’ve got the full, raw audio. It... [Read more]

Two arrested for Cascade Middle School Arson

Two arrested for Cascade Middle School Arson

King County Sheriff’s Fire Investigators arrested two teens Thursday morning (March 10) for the arson that occurred on Feb. 18 at Cascade Middle School near White Center. One of the boys was arrested... [Read more]