Helpers abound at meal packaging for Children of the Nations

Members of the South Whidbey High School girls volleyball team coached by Mandy Jones assisted in the Children of the Nations meal packaging event at the Island Church of Whidbey in Langley on Aug. 22 and 23. 150 volunteers attended and packaged 40,000 total meals to be sent to children in need in countries such as Sierra Leone, Malawi, Uganda, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Liberia and the United States. Mike Mellison, organizer, said he plans to do the event again next year.  - Contributed photo
  • Aug 26, 2014 at 7:00PM

These girls from the South Whidbey High School volleyball program helped out at the Children of the Nations meal packaging event held Friday and Saturday at the Island Church of Whidbey in Langley.


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Charli-Parker Edwards | New arrival

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 5:00PM

Charli-Parker Edwards was born to Jenny Rose Gleason and Jamare Edwards on Monday Aug. 4, 2014. She weighed 8 pounds, 9.5 ounces and was 22 inches long at birth. Her grandparents are Marilynn and John Norby of Langley, Jim Gleason and Lea Paradise of Freeland and Mary Ellen Miller of Antioch, Calif.

Dirlam | New arrival

  • Aug 23, 2014 at 2:00PM

Dirlam Johnathon Michael Lee Dirlam, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, was born Aug. 8, 2014. He is the son of Michael Dirlam and Ashley Soderstrom of Langley.


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