Evan Thompson

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Falcons claw their way up state leaderboards at home meet

When South Whidbey sophomore Kristopher Dixon lined up for the 110-meter hurdles…

  • Apr 1st, 2017 10:00am

Langley preps for annual Welcome the Whales Parade and Festival

Whales might not swing by Langley next weekend, but people dressed like…

  • Apr 5th, 2017 9:39am

Annual Earth Day Festival scrubbed from Whidbey Earth & Ocean Month

Whidbey Earth and Ocean Month 2017 will not include the annual Earth…

  • Mar 31st, 2017 4:00pm

LMS students aim to bring famed burger joint to Whidbey

Dick’s Drive-In may not be coming to South Whidbey anytime soon, but…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 4:00pm

Reformed South Whidbey vandal puts graffiti to good use, wins award

Tyler Read, a former South Whidbey resident who uses his art to…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 12:00pm

Girls golf places fifth at Whidbey Shootout

South Whidbey girls golf finished fifth out of 18 teams at the…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 10:00am

Eagles unable to hang with high-powered Falcon offense

Private schools in the Cascade Conference had South Whidbey boys soccer’s number…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 6:00am

Therapy dog helps South Whidbey Elementary School students read, relax

Students have come to know it as “Ruby Time.” Aiden Moore, 7,…

  • Mar 25th, 2017 6:00am

Falcon baseball show composure while trailing Cedar Park Christian

If South Whidbey baseball needed a test of its capabilities, it received…

  • Mar 25th, 2017 6:00am

All roads lead to tough bi-district for girls tennis team

No matter how strong a season doubles team Bayley Gochanour and Mary…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 4:00pm

Avoiding injury bug, utilizing defense key to Falcon boys soccer’s success

Denmark native and foreign exchange student Oliver Lauritsen could have ended up…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 2:00pm

State runner-ups put their sights on a class 1A girls team title; boys aims to return to state

It’s go big or go home for South Whidbey’s girls golf team…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 12:00pm

New motto places focus on performing well at state

For those who have competed for South Whidbey’s track and field team…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 10:00am

Amendments made to Langley’s code of ethics

Two amendments were made to Langley’s code of ethics at the city…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 8:00am

Bigger roster could lead to more wins for Falcon softball team

South Whidbey’s softball field has become a more crowded place this spring.…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017 10:55am

New WIAA rule to test depth of Falcon pitching staff

A new pitch-count rule could throw a curve ball into the way…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 6:00am

Guitar, ukulele program brings music to the classroom

In the late afternoon on March 7 inside South Whidbey Elementary School,…

  • Mar 18th, 2017 12:00pm

Langley inclusive city ordinance returns, with teeth

A draft inclusive city ordinance to be unveiled and examined by the…

  • Mar 20th, 2017 12:22pm

Hawk spends 12 hours in The Goose swooping shoppers, scaring employees

A sharp-shinned hawk made The Goose its home for about 12 hours…

  • Mar 20th, 2017 3:00pm

Study scrubs plans for solar panels on Langley city hall

An effort to make Langley City Hall more green-friendly with the installation…

  • Mar 15th, 2017 8:00am

Former UW basketball standout to lead two clinics at SWHS

Learning to love the “process” is what helped Donald Watts achieve what…

  • Mar 15th, 2017 6:00am

South Whidbey junior girls golfer to contend for state title

When a three-time state champion like King’s girls golfer Hannah Roh graduates,…

  • Mar 11th, 2017 10:00am

SHERIFF’s REPORT | ‘Weirdo’ grafitti, a frantic caller and slow food truck service

The following are 911 calls to the Island County Sheriff’s Office, South…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 12:00pm

Council agrees to discuss new draft inclusive ordinance

The door could still be open for a sanctuary city vote in…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 9:18am

Marine Corps League to set up on South End

A new Marine Corps League is coming to South Whidbey and organizers…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 6:00am

South Whidbey fifth-grader wins third state wrestling title

Isaiah McClure took winning the novice 100-pound division of the Washington State…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 10:56am

Over 200 attend town talk with Rep. Rick Larsen | Corrected

Congressman Rick Larsen told a packed audience of more than 200 people…

  • Mar 10th, 2017 7:49am

Longtime head wrestling coach retires from program

As much as Jim Thompson loves coaching the sport of wrestling, he…

  • Mar 4th, 2017 10:00am

South Whidbey veterans receive quilts in honor of service

While “The Greatest Generation” continues to fade away with time, a community…

  • Mar 4th, 2017 6:00am

Rene Neff to resign from Langley City Council

Langley City Councilwoman Rene Neff confirmed this week that she will resign…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017 4:00pm

Reign soccer club finishes second in state tournament

South Whidbey Reign’s girls U-14 soccer club was barely nudged out from…

  • Feb 25th, 2017 12:00pm

Falcon senior wrestlers eliminated at state tournament

It was a seven-hour wait that would either spell the end of…

  • Feb 25th, 2017 10:00am

School district property taxes could increase with Senate bill

An education bill recently passed by the Senate majority and now before…

  • Feb 25th, 2017 6:00am

Langley City Council give thumbs down to sanctuary city ordinance

Langley will not become a sanctuary city, and it appears the mayor…

  • Feb 24th, 2017 3:30pm

Hodson returns to Falcon football program as head coach

When Mark Hodson looks at the prospects of South Whidbey football, he…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017 9:30am

Falcon wrestlers eliminated from state tourney

South Whidbey wrestling has gone another year without a state placer at…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017 8:00am

Langley mayor may resign if sanctuary city vote is OK’d

Langley Mayor Tim Callison confirmed Tuesday that he may resign if the…

  • Feb 21st, 2017 3:55pm

Girls hoops eliminated from district tournament

South Whidbey’s girls basketball players didn’t view their 55-44 loss to Mount…

  • Feb 18th, 2017 12:00pm

Overlake puts kibosh on Falcon boy basketball’s season

South Whidbey boys basketball head coach Mike Washington told his players to…

  • Feb 18th, 2017 10:00am

SW Record examines complex sanctuary debate

The sanctuary city topic in Langley has dominated headlines in The Record…

  • Feb 17th, 2017 6:00pm

Falcon girls hoops eliminated from postseason

The South Whidbey girls basketball season has come to an end. The…

  • Feb 15th, 2017 12:00pm

Boys hoops reaches bi-district tourney

South Whidbey boys basketball played Overlake in the first round of the…

  • Feb 15th, 2017 10:00am

Two South Whidbey grapplers punch ticket to state tourney

South Whidbey senior Chase Barthlett had never been so nervous in his…

  • Feb 16th, 2017 9:43am

Lone Lake to be restocked with trout

Fishermen wielding bows and arrows will take to Lone Lake this April…

  • Feb 15th, 2017 10:12am

Langley Middle School transition plans announced

Maxwelton Road will be a busy place in the morning on school…

  • Feb 11th, 2017 6:00am

Falcons face tough road to state; senior grappler injured

It’s do or die for South Whidbey’s wrestlers. Six Falcons qualified for…

  • Feb 11th, 2017 6:00am

Around 200 gather for sanctuary city meeting at Langley church

Nearly 200 people attended an educational community meeting Thursday night at the…

  • Feb 13th, 2017 5:44pm

Early lead slips away for South Whidbey boys basketball

South Whidbey boys basketball lost to King’s 63-50 Friday, Senior Night, at…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 10:00am

Late game injury dashes team’s hopes for win

Trailing 38-32 in the third quarter against King’s on Friday night at…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 12:09pm

Sanctuary vote tabled; critics of proposal speak up at city council meeting

Monday night’s Langley City Council meeting did not include a decision on…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 6:00am