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Two area schools earn Washington Achievement Awards for Math Growth

Two area schools earn Washington Achievement Awards for Math Growth

Two Highline Public schools have been honored with the 2015 Washington Achievement Awards (WAA) for Math Growth – Hazel Valley Elementary and White Center Heights. The honor is the state’s highest... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident concerned about density of pot stores in White Center

LETTER: Resident concerned about density of pot stores in White Center

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The White Center Blog nor its staff:] The parking lot for this state-licensed... [Read more]

PODCAST: 7-year old left in stolen car; Jack Mayne Commentary, more…

PODCAST: 7-year old left in stolen car; Jack Mayne Commentary, more…

Here’s episode #47 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]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-bedroom home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-bedroom home

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY and SUNDAY, is an impressive, newly constructed, two-story, 5-bedroom home with nine-foot... [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]

Student pepper sprayed after assaulting Security Officer at Cascade Middle School

Student pepper sprayed after assaulting Security Officer at Cascade Middle School

A student at Cascade Middle School was pepper sprayed after assaulting a Security Officer at the school on Monday, April 11. The student – whose identity was not released – was taken into police custody. No... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man shoots at police, SWAT team; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

PODCAST: Man shoots at police, SWAT team; Jack Mayne Commentary, more

Here’s episode #46 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]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Bow Lake home priced at just $274,900!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Bow Lake home priced at just $274,900!

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s Open House – open both this Saturday and Sunday – is an immaculately maintained 3-bedroom home in the highly desirable Bow... [Read more]

Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic will be this Saturday, April 9

Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic will be this Saturday, April 9

Loving this aweome weather? Out in the yard and have questions? Master Gardeners have answers! Visit the Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic at McLendon’s Hardware, 10210 16th Ave SW, from 10... [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]

Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council is Thursday night, April 7

Next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council is Thursday night, April 7

The next North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting will be this Thursday night, April 7, starting at 7 p.m.: Plan on joining us for this important and informative community meeting when we will... [Read more]