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Falcons lose third football game

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"The Falcons will seek a win for homecoming after losing to Blaine in the South Whidbey downpour Friday night Sept. 26.Cheerleaders sported slickers and umbrellas, and play stayed on the sodden ground during the wet conditions as Blaine held the Falcons to only one score. "

"Bulldozers start, then stop on Exxon project"

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

Appeal blocks progress of Freeland development as county issues stop-work order a proposed gas station site.

Sunfair shines on Falcon runners

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Girls win, boys are second at the Sunfair Invitational in Yakima Saturday. The meet is considered the Northwest's most prestigious, and with the win, the girls team vaulted into the number-one ranking in a statewide coachs' poll. "

It's not everyday that's Children's Day

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Whidbey celebrates its children with a special day at Community Park on Saturday. There's food, fun, music and entertainment, and it's all free. Among the activities is a Bike Rodeo. Last year Kyle Andrews, 5, got some bicycle safety information from Ryan Rawlerson of the Langley Police Department. "

Sheriff says sue the state

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"Island County Sheriff Mike Hawley says Island County needs a fair share of tax revenue, even if it means suing the state to get it "

"Sheriff, other agencies make their case for larger budget"

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:29PM

"With Island County expecting to lose thousands of dollars in state sales tax equalization money next year, with needs increasing at the same time, county commissioners are looking to find a balance between the county's potential expenses for 2001 and its anticipated revenue. "

Off the Record

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"It may not be glamorous Sydney, but Salt Lake City has a lot to offer for next Olympics."

Off the Record

  • Oct 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

Olympics will be different in Salt Lake City.

Slightly Retired

  • Oct 3, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

It's a different world for those with visual impairment.

Morris Dance teams visit island to bring good luck

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"The MossyBack Morris Men of Seattle and the Vancouver Morris Men of British Columbia will team up for a tour of Morris Dancing on Whidbey this Saturday, Sept. 30. "

Falcon News

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

News from South Whidbey High School

Father and son Churchills on stage together

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"Tom Churchill and Loren Churchill will entertain together at Bayview Hall this Saturday: Tom presenting a sneak preview of his upcoming drama, A String of Pearls, and Loren performing his popular song and character monologues in Alive in Many Voices. "

"Murder, he wrote"

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"Island County Sheriff publishes first mystery novel. The Double Bluff is a murder mystery set in Seattle, the first of what Mike Hawley hopes will become a series about the Seattle Police Department. "

Build a great scarecrow and scare up cash

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"Organizers of the Whidbey Island scarecrow contest for Coupeville's Harvest Festival Scarecrow Corridor hope to round up at least 100 scarecrows, and if they get that many entries, the cash prize for the best scarecrow will be $500. A telephone lineman scarecrow by Hank Savalza won a prize in last year's contest. "

Fine feathered friends

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"Friends of Home Health Care will host tea and feathered fashions in its annual fund-raiser on Saturday. The models will be wearing vintage clothing from the 1930s to the '60s, featuring fur and feather trimmed hats and coats, and there will also be an auction of birdhouses for the other feathered friends. "

"Mayor, police and fire chiefs assess state of the city"

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

Langley officials credit employees for strength.

Attorney hired to assist low-income county residents

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"The Northwest Justice Project, which provides free civil legal help to low-income people across Washington, announced last week the hiring of attorney Kimberly Lloyd to work in Island County. "

Cougar wrapup

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

Langley Middle School sports results

Tennis fortunes turn brighter against Lynnwood

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"The 2A Falcon boys tennis team beat Lynnwood 5-2 Sept. 25, winning their second meet against teams from the bigger 3A schools. "

Falcon runners tops in triangular

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

"Running in their second and final home meet of the year, the Falcons cross country teams were almost perfect in a North Cascades Conference triangular, nearly shutting out visitors Lynden Christian and Nooksack Valley. "

Soccer team falls in overtime

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:28PM

South Whidbey lost 2-1 to Lakewood with the winning score coming in an overtime period in soccer action last Thursday.

Red zone woes hamper Falcons

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

Troubles in the red zone kept South Whidbey from making the football game at King's Garden High School much closer than it was on Friday night.

Firefighters stop runaway grass blaze

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"A poorly doused burn pile set a grassy, vacant Freeland lot ablaze Friday afternoon, threatening nearby houses and grasslands.Volunteers from Fire District 3 smothered the grass fire with foam. "

"Teens, seniors may share center"

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

Intergenerational facility possible.

Seniors get green light at lunchtime

  • Sep 27, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 12:27PM

"High school seniors were given the right to drive their cars off-campus during lunch time, but first they had to listen to lectures from several school board members. "

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