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Salvation Army in White Center helps local needy kids get ready for school

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... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards $83,000 to 2014 scholarship winners

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... [Read more]

Suspect arrested in White Center rape

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... [Read more]

VIDEO: Evergreen High School Alum makes video for White Center Food Bank

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: He is currently... [Read more]

Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Teacher at White Center school named PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator

Mount View Elementary teacher Jamie Ewing has been named a 2014 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) LearningMedia Digital Innovator. The fifth-grade teacher is the only Washington State educator among the... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate 180 pounds of cookies to White Center Food Bank

The cookie selling season may be over, but that does not mean cookie-related work is done for one local Girl Scout Troop, who spent time Monday night (March 24) donating 180 pounds of the goodies to the... [Read more]

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

SeaTac man arrested in connection with Burien teen’s death in White Center

Friday afternoon (March 21), King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives arrested an 18-year old SeaTac man in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year old Burien boy in White Center... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

Police seeking public’s help finding missing purse from White Center attack

King County Sheriff’s detectives are trying to locate a purse (same as the one pictured above) that was stolen from a woman who was attacked and sexually assaulted near White Center earlier this month. Just... [Read more]

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

by Jack Mayne O’Reilly Auto Parts – which runs four auto parts stores in South King County – is being investigated by the Washington State Attorney General’s Office to determine if the company... [Read more]

Checks presented to White Center & Highline Food Banks from Empty Bowls

Checks presented to White Center & Highline Food Banks from Empty Bowls

Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 12) two checks – for $8,160 each – were presented to both the Highline Area and White Center Food Banks from Organizers from the “Empty Bowls” fundraiser, held... [Read more]

VIDEO/TEXT: Here’s Dow Constantine’s ‘State of the County’ address

VIDEO/TEXT: Here’s Dow Constantine’s ‘State of the County’ address

For the first time ever, a King County Executive delivered the annual ‘State of the County’ address in one of the county’s unincorporated areas – in this case, at White Center Heights Elementary... [Read more]