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Girls tennis sends five to district

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:38PM

Singles player Jenny Newman and the doubles teams of Paige Jolley and Kaitlin King and Jenny Saephan and Kylie Bozym were winners at the sub-district meet in Blaine last Thursday to earn matches at the Federal Way district tournament Friday.

"Falcon girls, boys bound for state golf"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:38PM

South Whidbey High School's golf teams will both send representatives to the state tournament May 21-22 at Semiahmoo and Loomis Trail near Blaine.

Off the Record

  • May 16, 2001 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 1:38PM

A ferry lane transition translation.

"As storage unit rises, so do Freeland concerns"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"New storage units built atop the crest of a hill above Highway 525 in Freeland have stirred criticism in the community. Herb Hunt, a local designer who has been active in the Freeland Volunteers, a planning group, said Monday that the high visibility of the structures came as a surprise, even though he reviewed plans over a year ago. "

"Trinity OKs easement, gives away the money"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"Freeland's Exxon gas station developers will get their sewer pipe easement from nearby Trinity Lutheran Church. The church's board of directors last week granted the easement, and in the process accepted a donation of $10,000 from A-OOK, the developers of the Exxon gas station project.The church won't keep the money, however. "

County disposal of furniture questioned

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"Island officials should have held public auction, businessman says, instead of paying to have Island Recycling dispose of it. "

Possession Point joins marine trail

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"State Parks purchases 25-acre Albertson property. The land is now slated to become part of the state's Cascade Marine Trail, a network of beachfront parks developed specifically for kayakers and canoeists. "

Gas-electric cars to be displayed Monday

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"Owners of the new gas-electric hybrid cars invite the public to meet them and their machines Monday, May 14 at the CyberCafe on Highway 525 in downtown Clinton. "

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

A tale of three mothers.

Slightly Retired

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"Everybody knows, mothers can do anything. "

Honoring mothers near and far

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"Mother's Day is a special event in the Potter household. This Langley family with five children not only honors mother Elise Potter, but also remembers three other mothers who live far away, and may or may not be living. That's because four of the five Potter children are adopted, and Mother's Day is a time to remember their past and celebrate their life today. "

Aggressive cat terrorizes neighborhood

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"A South Whidbey neighborhood is being terrorized by a rogue cat that has assaulted a human, attacked other cats and a dog, engaged in breaking and entering, and seduced an unspayed female. "

Falcon fastpitch team heads for playoffs

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

South Whidbey girls end the season with an 11-5 record and a second place conference finish.

Falcon soccer playoff run ends in two games

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

The South Whidbey soccer team found itself out of the playoffs on Thursday one year after it placed second at the 2A state meet and just days after posting its best season record ever.

Hearts and Hammers put it together

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:37PM

"On Saturday, May 5, more than 480 Hearts and Hammers volunteers took hammers, saws, nails, gardening tools, and a whole lot of motivation to 31 South Whidbey homes in need of repairs their owners could not make on their own. With a $20,000 budget, $10,000 in donated supplies, and more carpentry expertise than most construction companies can boast, the Hearts and Hammers volunteers plugged leaky roofs, cleaned out cluttered basements and garages, tidied gardens, and built just about anything anyone on their list needed. "

Good Samaritans save injured red-tailed hawk

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

A red-tailed hawk that flew too close to a power line Wednesday found help from passersby -- a young man who moved it to the side of the road and a veterinarian who was able to treat it and restore its flying power.

Harpist plays for Mother's Day at Meerkerk

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"Harper Tasche presents a full-length concert on Mother's Day at Meerkerk Gardens, featuring the rare cross-strung harp, bowed psaltery and recorder The gardens are open on Sunday, May 13, from noon to 4 p.m. "

Counselor's lawyer in sex-crime case accused of conflict

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"Island County prosecutors want Glenn Jolley to get a new attorney, contending that his current lawyer Christon Skinner has a conflict of interest. "

The census numbers are in

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"The people have been counted and for Island County and Langley government officials, the figures are disappointing.The recently completed Census 2000 shows that both the county and the city of Langley have fewer residents than officials thought, a discrepancy that will cost both in terms of lost funding. "

Fastpitch seniors finish home careers

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"Two seniors, Shannon Murphy and Melissa Schultz, will play their last home fastpitch game Thursday afternoon as South Whidbey finishes its regular season. It's not the end of the season, however. The Falcons are playoff-bound. "

Soccer team beats Mount Baker in tiebreaker

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"On Saturday morning, the Falcons kept the ball on the ground against an unpredictable Mount Baker squad and beat the Mountaineers 4-1 in a tiebreaker game that gave South Whidbey second place in the final North Cascades Conference standings. "

Girl golfers in the swing for playoffs

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

Two strong outings last week gave the South Whidbey girls golf team one final tune up and a good ego boost before they headed into playoffs this week.

"Boys, girls tennis players move to playoffs"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"The lady Falcons downed Monroe 6-1 on the road in last week, which gives them a 13-3 season record as they head into this week's sub-district playoffs. Three members of the boys tennis team will join the girls in post season play. "

Track records fall in Stanwood

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"Even with this Thursday's North Cascades Conference championship meet looming, South Whidbey's boys and girls track and field athletes gave it their all at Saturday's Stanwood Invitational. More than a half -dozen Falcons notched personal bests in their events, while two set school records. "

Off the Record

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 1:36PM

"Gee, he didn't seem like a big time crook... "

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