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Baseball team now eyes playoffs

  • Apr 29, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:48AM

South Whidbey's baseball team has ended its conference season and is looking toward the playoffs.

Cougars dominate in track opener

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:48AM

The Langley Middle School Cougar tracksters began their season last week with a home meet against Monroe and North Lake Middle Schools.

Whidbey Recipes

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:48AM

This is carrying chi way too far.

Hometown Heroes

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:48AM

Each spring Hometown Hero honors are awarded to two graduating high school seniors who exemplify the philosophy of volunteerism and service and act as positive role models for their peers and others in the community. This year's Hometown Heroes are Briony Morrow-Cribbs and Estevan Munoz-Howard.

Drivers walk away from accident

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

Fire district and medical volunteers who rushed all day long from emergency to emergency last Friday had their day capped with one more automobile accident at the Highway 525/Maxwelton Road intersection.

Indoor tennis dream pursued

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"For the past few weeks, members of the loosely affiliated South Whidbey Association for Tennis (SWAT) have been talking indoor tennis."

Off the Record

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

Towns named Freeland are places to remember.

Saratoga fire station bid awarded

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

Construction expected to begin soon

Tsunami signs swept away in wave of thefts

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"Posted for just a matter of days near the lowlands and beaches of Whidbey Island, a dozen new tsunami hazard warning signs disappeared from roadsides last week."

Superintendent search advances

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"Pamphlets extolling the South Whidbey community were sent to 62 people last week, one of whom will likely be chosen the next superintendent of the school district."

Natural gas providers square off in public meeting

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"Explosions, environment, concern South Whidbey folks."

"School levy wins, parks bond ahead"

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"South Whidbey voters showed their support for schools in resounding fashion Tuesday by voting 72 percent in favor of a two-year maintenance and operations levy, while voters favored the $1,283,000 bond sale by 61 percent."

Former island man charged with murder

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

Man linked to Spokane serial killings grew up in Oak Harbor.

Falcons throw mighty good invite

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"The girls won, the boys set records. As in previous years, the South Whidbey High School boys and girls track teams invited the best 4A and 3A track teams, along with a smattering of 2A teams, to their annual Westling Invitational. This year, as in every year, in one way or another, the Falcons reminded the big school athletes that South Whidbey is a track and field hotbed.As meet records fell to athletes from a number of teams, local athletes toppled plenty of marks."

"Ride the bus, watch the Mariners"

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"South Whidbey Parks & Recreation is now signing up people for its first bus trip to a Mariners game in the 2000 season.Plans are to attend the Saturday, May 6 game at Safeco Field, when the Mariners will be hosting the Anaheim Angels"

Baseball team seeks playoff spot

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"South Whidbey's conference baseball season ends this week, but the team is hoping to advance to the playoffs."

Langley crowd helps christen Royal Argosy

  • Apr 26, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:47AM

"Nichols Brothers' Langley dock was full of company employees and well wishers Saturday as the luxurious dining vessel Royal Argosy was christened. Approximately 750 people showed up for the free lunch, and most of them went on to enjoy a two-hour boat ride on the Argosy after the speeches and thanks were concluded."

Slightly Retired

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

Sunday in the past was a day that moved slower than the rest.

Southend gets lower rating for fire safety

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

"Fire District 3 received word earlier this month that in spite of recent improvements in district fire equipment, stations, and volunteer training, the Washington Surveying and Rating Bureau gave the district a worse fire safety rating than it did in 1989."

"Just a rumor, but school ups security"

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

"On the day that marked the one-year anniversary of the school shootings in Columbine, Colo., the rumor of a threat of violence at South Whidbey High School had administrators answering concerned phone calls and tightening security."

It's SCIENCE!

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

Gradeschoolers get technical at Science Fair.

Young artists showcase work at school Gallery Night

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

"The second annual Gallery Night, sponsored by the Art Docent program of the PTA and South Whidbey School District, will be held on Monday, April 24 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Intermediate School gymnasium. The community is cordially invited."

Port finds hovercraft idea worth supporting

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

"There are no hovercraft on Whidbey Island yet, but at least there is a captain."

Para-educator does it for the smiles

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

"Marty Buckman -- a para-educator at South Whidbey Intermediate School -- has received Western Washington University's Award for Professional Excellence. Buckman was just one of two para-educators stat-wide who received the award, which is one of the state's most prestigious for educators."

Sehlin quits race for Metcalf's seat

  • Apr 22, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46AM

John Koster is sole remaining Republican.

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