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SLIDESHOW | Handball penalty grounds Falcons in District 1 title match

  • May 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

South Whidbey led for a while after Lucas Leiberman scored, then King's took all of the momentum with a tying score and a go-ahead goal that came on a penalty kick for an intentional handball in the box before halftime.

South Whidbey School Board to decide on student rep

  • May 14, 2014 at 6:00PM

South Whidbey School District Board of Directors will hear today from six students who are seeking to represent their peers on the board for the 2014-2015 school year. Candidates include Macey Bishop, Reganne Brown‚ Emma Lungren, Anna Lynch, Kara Mead and Sophia Stoughton.

Homeward bound

  • May 13, 2014 at 6:00PM

Poppy Girl program begins Memorial Day distribution in Freeland

  • May 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Veterans were honored at the Maple Ridge Assisted Living Community on Thursday, May 8, with the first distribution of poppies this year by the Poppy Girls.

Orchestra brings a piece of Italy to Whidbey

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:00PM

With all the makings of an Italian drama, the Whidbey Island Community Orchestra will conclude its 2013-2014 season with “Italian Spring” this Friday, May 16.

Meals on Wheels hosts walkathon at Greenbank

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:00PM

Island County Meals on Wheels is switching to tennis shoes on Saturday, May 17.

South Whidbey High School scores four first-place awards at Island art show | KUDOS

  • May 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

Six students from South Whidbey High School have been recognized for their artwork at the 2014 Whidbey Island Art Show.

Kramer joins high school sports hall of fame | NOTABLE

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

Tom Kramer will forever be known as one of the greatest tennis coaches in Washington state high school sports history.

May 14 | 50 years ago today on South Whidbey

  • May 14, 2014 at 12:00PM

“Purchase of the Greenbank Stores by Tom Coupe, former Freeland resident, was announced this week by Mr. and Mrs. Art Bratsburg, owners of the store for nearly 20 years.

Equestrian 4-H Whidbey group holds car wash

  • May 14, 2014 at 12:00PM

The South Centaurs horse 4-H group is putting on a car wash from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at Les Schwab in Clinton.

Stem cell research advocate to speak at Pregnancy Care Clinic banquet

  • May 14, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Pregnancy Care Clinic will have a dessert banquet this weekend and host an expert credited with discovering adult cardiac-derived stem cells.

California quail: facing a purrrfect threat | WHIDBEY BIRDING

  • May 14, 2014 at 8:00AM

Each morning I look out the window and search for “our” California quails. Usually, two pairs strut out from hiding in a native hedgerow and peck at the birdseed my husband and I scatter for them.

Penalty kick boots Falcon soccer from automatic state berth

  • May 14, 2014 at 6:00PM

The joy of taking an early lead was short lived for the South Whidbey boys soccer team in the 1A District 1 title match Saturday against King’s, which won 3-2.

South Whidbey baseball gets payback over rival Coupeville for District 1 title

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:00PM

For the first time since South Whidbey baseball head coach Tom Fallon can remember, the Falcons are District 1 champions.

Bands join together for annual jazz concert

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:00PM

Jazz bands from across the island will come together for the 15th annual Whidbey Jazz Concert next week. Five middle school and high school ensembles from Coupeville, Oak Harbor and South Whidbey will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 23 at the South Whidbey High School Auditorium.

Clinton burglar caught through cell phone

  • May 14, 2014 at 6:00PM

A 27-year-old Clinton man got caught chatting on a phone while in the middle of burglarizing a home and ended up tussling with the homeowner last summer, court documents state.

Langley to re-evaluate farm water rate

  • May 14, 2014 at 4:00PM

At the behest of the city council, Langley staff will take another look at how to encourage garden and farm production within city limits.

Yummy, yummy at Bayview

  • May 13, 2014 at 4:00PM

Kirkland resident Nora Johnson, 2, samples a treat at the Bayview Farmers Market on Saturday, May 10.

Langley Second Street costs projected to be $250,000 over budget

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM updated May 13, 2014 at 8:22AM

Facing a projected $250,000 of additional bills for the overhaul of Second Street in downtown Langley, the city’s planning director said it can cover the costs.

Five-day government service coming to Island County

  • May 10, 2014 at 12:00PM updated May 12, 2014 at 8:54AM

Island County offices will soon be open to the public on Fridays.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Gratitude for South Whidbey Hearts, Hammers

  • May 10, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, It’s that time of year again. Hearts & Hammers was out in full force last Saturday, May 3. I haven’t had need of them for years, but this year my wood shed was sagging badly and this wonderful, competent, reliable group came out and did a fabulous job of shoring it up. They did a bit of landscaping too.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Commandments of government need study

  • May 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

Editor, We study the Bible every week. Why don’t we study the constitution every week? How many times have I read Romans? How many times have I read the Establishment clause?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Associate’s degree an alternative to college debt

  • May 10, 2014 at 6:00AM

Editor, The editorial cartoon in the May 7 edition of the South Whidbey Record showed a new graduate squeezed and about to be swallowed by a giant snake named Debt.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Letter writer, editor, published ‘pure rubbish’

  • May 10, 2014 at 6:00PM

Editor, After reading the “letters to the editor” of the May 3 issue I’m not sure who I’m more angry at with, the imbecile who saw a “Fiber Farm” sign and assumed that since it wasn’t dietary fiber it must be a drug grower or the editor for publishing pure rubbish and endangering every Fiber Farm on this end of the island from idiots who might now think they sell dope.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | No lawsuits, desire to listen needed for commissioner

  • May 10, 2014 at 4:00PM

Editor, Here are two requirements for our next county commissioner. Number one: No lawsuits against the county. Number two: The ability and desire to listen to what her fellow commissioners have to say. Our government is a democracy. The job of our elected officials is to work with each other in good faith. We, the people, expect them to understand conflicting interests, to find common ground and sensible compromises.

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