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Falcon News

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"Information on scholarships, career choices."

Anglers' questions pepper Fisheries official

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

Questions were plentiful but simple answers were scarce when a representative from the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife spoke to the Puget Sound Anglers Saturday night at the Holmes Harbor Rod & Gun Club.

A Nehf is enough:Junior Falcon ignites boys in hoop win

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"It’s probably safe to say that as far as the Meridian Trojans are concerned, a Nehf is enough. More than enough.Josh Nehf, a 6-foot-2 junior on the South Whidbey boys basketball team, not only poured in a game-high 23 points while pulling down eight rebounds, but also delivered a momentum-killing, six-point play as the Falcons stunned Meridian 72-58 at Erikson Gymnasium Friday.The victory lifts South Whidbey to 2-3 and into fourth place in the North Cascades Conference and to 3-6 overall."

A Nehf is enough:Junior Falcon ignites boys in hoop win

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"It’s probably safe to say that as far as the Meridian Trojans are concerned, a Nehf is enough. More than enough.Josh Nehf, a 6-foot-2 junior on the South Whidbey boys basketball team, not only poured in a game-high 23 points while pulling down eight rebounds, but also delivered a momentum-killing, six-point play as the Falcons stunned Meridian 72-58 at Erikson Gymnasium Friday.The victory lifts South Whidbey to 2-3 and into fourth place in the North Cascades Conference and to 3-6 overall."

Falcon girls hold off Meridian rally

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"Thanks to some clutch free-throw shooting by senior Sierra Tornga, the South Whidbey Falcons escaped from Meridian with a victory Friday night.The tenacious visitors from Whidbey Island improved their league record to 4-2. Meridian fell to 3-3."

"Stage scenery crashes, two volunteers injured"

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"Two adult volunteers were injured Saturday when a heavy piece of scenery broke loose from the loft and crashed to the stage in the South Whidbey High School auditorium.The unit that fell weighed an estimated 300 pounds, according to drama teacher Mike McInerney."

Audubon officer dies in car wreck

  • Jan 12, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

An officer in the Whidbey Island Audubon Society who was to speak to a South Whidbey group Monday afternoon died that morning in a traffic accident at Highway 525 and Bayview Road.

The A&E Calendar

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"Music, arts, and entertainment on South Whidbey."

Team depth keeps wrestlers in meet

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"With 14 wrestlers out Thursday night due to illness, injuries, and academic ineligibility, the Falcons nonetheless put a wrestler on the mat in every weight class but one against visiting Lakewood.And several bright performances give the Falcons hope for their best post season in years."

Millennium Mile attracts crowd

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

Threatening skies and prospects of impending Y2K doom didn’t stop a hearty group of runners and joggers from participating in the New Year's Eve Millennium Mile and 5k Fun Run sponsored by South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District.

Recipes for gardeners who cook and cooks who garden

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

"Langley's Ann Campbell is a gardener, who also loves to cook. So she submitted one of her recipes to Smith & Hawken for their cookbook, and now islanders can share it too."

Census Bureau readies campaign

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:18AM

Census takers will hit the streets April 1 in an attempt to tally everyone in America and its territories. The resulting counts will determine the number and distribution of seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and the allocation of about $182 billion in federal money annually.

Foul play possible in drowning

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Island County Sheriff’s investigators say they are looking for a man who may have information on the recent drowning death of an Oak Harbor man.

"Family, Trust preserve rural land"

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Descendants of a pioneer island family are making sure 28 acres of waterfront forest and pastures on an old portion of Wilkinson Road are never developed.

Major park growth put in voters’ hands

  • Jan 8, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Community Park will grow by 30 acres and youth athletics will have several more fields to play on if voters approve a bond issue submitted by the South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District.

Whidbey Recipes

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

"Now that the hoopla is over, it's time to get down to the business of cooking and eating in the new century."

Island County Sheriff’s Report

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

A list of reported incidents to the Island County Sheriff.

Window into the future

  • Jan 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Practitioners of the intuitive arts use their skill to make predictions for the new millennium.

Girls win Falcon Classic

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

The Falcon girls basketball team used four even quarters of basketball Thursday to win the Falcon Classic basketball tournament with a win over Anacortes.

Falcon boys are third in tourney

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Last Thursday’s game for third place in the Falcon Classic basketball tournament saw the South Whidbey hoopsters holding the Coupeville Wolves scoreless for the game’s first 4 1/2 minutes on the way to a stunning 48-34 win.

Balkan dance and music comes to Bayview Hall

  • Jan 4, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

"The South Whidbey International Folkdancers begin the new year with the folk dances of the Balkans, featuring master teacher Neal Sandler."

The A&E Calendar

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Browse the arts and entertainment offerings on South Whidbey.

"Y2K ... oh, never mind"

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

Date rolls over with a whimper as Island moves from 1999 to 2000.

Islanders line up for bargain tabs

  • Jan 5, 2000 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:17AM

">How much did you save? To pass the time in a line that ran between 15 and 20 people long for eight hours Monday, South Whidbey residents waiting to renew their car licenses asked this question of almost every person who emerged from Freeland’s Island Insurance office with a new set of license tabs in their hands."

Auditor braces for license tab rush

  • Dec 31, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 11:16AM

"The Island County Auditor’s Office is ready for an expected deluge of people wanting to renew their vehicle licenses after I-695 takes effect on Jan. 1, 2000."

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