Brenda Sexton

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Enumclaw sends relay and VanHoof to finals

Enumclaw High's medley relay and individual Bennon VanHoof will return to Saturday night's state finals.

  • Feb 19th, 2011 5:29am

Enumclaw Regional Hospital gets final farewell

Roberta Dutcher fondly remembered showing up at Enumclaw Regional Hospital and thinking “what a backward town.”

  • Feb 14th, 2011 11:49pm

EHS SWIM AND DIVE: Relay team, VanHoof lead Hornets

After the district swim championships, there wasn’t much change in who would represent Enumclaw High at the 3A state meet except for a few last-minute wildcard entries.

  • Feb 14th, 2011 10:35pm

EHS WRHS WRESTLING: Regional titles boost EHS and WRHS confidence

Enumclaw High will be scrambling for its third state wrestling title in the past four years Friday and Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.

  • Feb 14th, 2011 10:35pm

WRESTLING: Kilcup, Fagan top Lady Hornet contenders

To prevent injury before the state tournament, Mikaela Kilcup took an injury default from White River High teammate Dylan Fagan Saturday for the 152-pound girls regional wrestling title Saturday in Shelton.

  • Feb 14th, 2011 10:33pm

Volunteers offer free tax help

For years, the Enumclaw area AARP Tax-Aide volunteers have been filling out tax forms and filing them through the mail.

  • Feb 14th, 2011 10:03pm

Mardi Gras breakfast benefits area schools

“Laissez le Bon Ton Roulez!” Enumclaw Schools Foundation President Nancy Merrill said that’s Cajun French for “Let the fun begin!” and follows the theme for the group’s inaugural Mardi Gras benefit breakfast.

  • Feb 14th, 2011 9:37pm

District preparing for budget woes

The final state budget is nowhere near completion, but Superintendent Tom Lockyer took a few moments at a recent meeting to give the White River School Board a glimpse at what to expect.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:52pm

Students feel safe, want to be challenged

Enumclaw students, parents and staff continue to feel welcome and safe at schools, they believe the Enumclaw School District staff is prepared, competent and caring and all consider communication an important part of overall expectations.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:22pm

EHS WRESTLING: EHS rolls to regionals with crown

Enumclaw High advanced 14 wrestlers and two alternates to the regional wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday at Bonney Lake High, where they will be joined by teams from the Narrows, Olympic and Greater St. Helen’s leagues to vie for the top spots into the state championship.

  • Feb 8th, 2011 4:57pm

WRHS WRESTLING: WRHS move 15 toward state

Fifteen is the magic number for White River High.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:18pm

Kahne kicks off 2011 season in Daytona

After years as the Budweiser No. 9, Kasey Kahne fans will have to get use to looking for the Enumclaw NASCAR Sprint Cup driver in the No. 4 Red Bull Toyota.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:15pm

EHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Renfrow pins down title for Lady Hornets

Kasandra Renfrow pinned Jasmine Wood of Evergreen for the 152-pound title Saturday at the South Puget Sound League 3A girls subdistrict wrestling tournament at Auburn Mountainview.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:14pm

WRHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Blue, Kilcup earn top spots

Jesslyn Blue and Mikaela Kilcup won wrestling titles Saturday at the girls subregional tournament. The pair, along with a handful of their teammates, will move on to the regional tournament Saturday in Shelton.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:13pm

Superintendent offers glimpse into district

Superintendent Mike Nelson used a document camera to display communication a letter from a former student. He Skyped with his daughter Anna in California.

  • Feb 1st, 2011 12:13am

Family health curbs diabetes

Children who are overweight or obese run a greater risk of being diagnosed with diabetes.

  • Feb 7th, 2011 11:24pm

Labor nurse, midwife retires after 50 years

Toni Erickson’s family and friends are looking for thousands for photograph

  • Jan 31st, 2011 11:47pm

SLIDESHOW: EHS WRESTLING: Late-match moves pin Orting

The crowd that packed the Enumclaw High gymnasium Jan. 26 got what it came to see – some of the best wrestling in Washington state as Enumclaw put together back-to-back pins in the final matches for a 35-25 come-from-behind victory over Orting.

  • Feb 1st, 2011 12:13am

WRHS WRESTLING: Hornets slam to league crown

With five pins and four forfeits, the White River High wrestling team slammed Sumner 60-15 Thursday for the South Puget Sound League 2A title.

  • Jan 31st, 2011 10:03pm

EHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Cormier brings home second

Danielle Cormier earned Enumclaw High’s top finish at the Lady Wolfpack girls wrestling tournament Saturday at Jackson High near Seattle.

  • Jan 31st, 2011 9:29pm

Wrestling: Enumclaw comes from behind to top Orting

In the battle of two of the top teams in the state Enumclaw High scored 18 late-match points to win 35-25.

  • Jan 27th, 2011 4:23pm

Visit Rainier boosts local tourism

Find your happy side.

  • Jan 25th, 2011 5:00pm

Talking bed bridges language gap

On the third floor, in the intensive care unit of St. Elizabeth Hospital, sit four “talking beds.”

  • Jan 25th, 2011 12:06am

OUR CORNER: No love for Iran on Valentine’s Day

Where is the love?

  • Jan 24th, 2011 11:52pm

SLIDESHOW: EHS BOYS SWIM AND DIVE: Medley relay off to state 3A meet

The Enumclaw High 200-yard medley relay will be at February’s Class 3A boys state swim meet.

  • Jan 25th, 2011 4:55pm

EHS CHEER – SECOND IN STATE: Squad has much to cheer about

This isn’t grandma’s era of yell leaders.

  • Jan 26th, 2011 6:15pm

Enumclaw spars with University

Saturday’s Dream Duals in Spokane gave the Enumclaw and White River high wrestling teams a glimpse at the competition eastern Washington teams will bring to February’s state tournament.

  • Jan 24th, 2011 10:46pm

EHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Renfrow captures second

Kasandra Renfrow was a runner-up Saturday in the 152-pound weight class at the Jaguar Invitational at Emerald Ridge High in Puyallup.

  • Jan 24th, 2011 10:45pm

Second Wind

The life being breathed into the White River School District instrumental program is like the wind moving through the body of a flute, bright and uplifting.

  • Jan 24th, 2011 10:39pm

Thunder Mountain honored for its move to go green

King County recently acknowledged Enumclaw’s Thunder Mountain Middle School for the waste reduction and recycling program it began with its eighth-grade class in 2008.

  • Jan 24th, 2011 10:38pm

SLIDESHOW: Hospital hosts two ceremonies

Opening New Doors to Health and Healing was the tag for Friday and Saturday’s ceremonies to open St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw.

  • Jan 18th, 2011 5:31pm

EHS SWIM AND DIVE: VanHoof sets record as EHS edges Lakes

Thursday’s boys swim meet with Lakes came down to the final event, the 400-yard freestyle relay, and Enumclaw High didn’t disappoint fans.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:59pm

EHS BOYS WRESTLING: EHS teams split for great showing

Josh Musick and Kario Wallin teamed up for back-to-back championships at 152 and 160 pounds, respectively, Saturday at the Central Kitsap Mat Men tournament.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:48pm

WRHS BOYS WRESTLING: Hornets take Fife crown

With five champions and 13 place-winners overall, the White River High boys wrestling team captured the Impromptu tournament at Fife Saturday.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:48pm

WRHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Kilcup wins 152-pound Fife title

White River High’s Mikaela Kilcup won the 152-pound championship with a 3-minute, 26-second pin over Carter Marks at the Impromtu girls wrestling tournament in Fife Saturday. The Hornets placed sixth overall.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:04pm

WRHS SWIM AND DIVE: WRHS posts district times

All but one time when they hit the water Thursday during competition with Steilacoom, White River High swimmers qualified for the district meet.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:04pm

EHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Paterson finishes second

After finishing ninth at Saturday’s Impromptu girls wrestling tournament in Fife, coach Jerry Scheidt said Saturday’s event at Emerald Ridge and Jan. 22 competition’s at Seattle’s Jackson High will help EHS prepare for upcoming tournaments.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 10:01pm

Plateau family keeps on growing

Joseph Danger Lowry’s birth at Enumclaw Regional Hospital Dec. 30 may have been a last-minute, 2010 tax write off for his parents Joseph and MarriAnn, but for Ed and Anita Glasco he was great-grandchild No. 50.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 9:33pm

Ponies, kittens a big hit with visiting city kids

The ponies and the kitties were a big hit among the more than two dozen kids, mothers and chaperones at Mark and Julie Bergquist’s Enumclaw ranch.

  • Jan 17th, 2011 9:03pm

SLIDESHOW: Enumclaw wins Hornet-Hornet wrestling battle

Wyatt Josie's come-from-behind pin as time ran out in the second round of Wednesday night's 171-pound battle with White River's Noah Geehan was the momentum-turner Enumclaw needed to eventually score a 44-27 win in the nonleague contest between Plateau rivals.

  • Jan 13th, 2011 6:29pm

HALL OF FAME: Hall family hurdles way into Hornet Hall of Fame

Friday night’s induction into the Enumclaw High athletic Hall of Fame will be special for Rich Hall as his daughter Tori and son Alan are inducted along side of him.

  • Jan 13th, 2011 6:29pm

HALL OF FAME: Lokovsek was EHS mainstay

Warren Lokovsek is honored to be part of the 2011 Enumclaw High Hall of Fame induction class but doesn’t think he deserves it. The committee that nominated and selected him disagrees and Friday he will get his moment in the spotlight.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 11:03pm

HALL OF FAME: Honoree a Hornet fan today

Kevin Abramson can still hear Gary Weigel’s farm-boy laugh coming from the end zone of the Mount Si High stadium.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 11:02pm

WRHS BOYS WRESTLING: Geehan, Meagher earn title

With champions Noah Geehan and Dave Meagher, White River High’s wrestling squad finished one point behind Tumwater for fourth Saturday at the Bearcat Invitational in Chehalis.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:58pm

EHS BOYS WRESTLING: Hornets fight for dual match record

After posting an easy league victory over Peninsula Thursday night and taking Saturday off, the Enumclaw High wrestling team jumps back into action with four opportunities for fans to catch the Hornets in action.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:57pm

EHS GIRLS WRESTLING: Lady Hornets pick up fourth

Enumclaw High’s Sam Lanting and Danielle Cormier earned fourth-place finishes Saturday in Sedro Woolley.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:57pm

EHS SWIM AND DIVE: Hornets race to three wins

Enumclaw High scored wins in every swim event Thursday to beat Clover Park 144-19, Washington 129-17 and Franklin Pierce 133-21.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:55pm

School directors fill vacant board position

The Enumclaw School Board selected Tamarah Knapp-Hancock to fill its Position No. 2 vacated by Cathy Dahlquist.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:52pm

Hard work results in a pink Caddy

After years of working in the office equipment and mortgage arena, Sue Wallace was looking for something recession-proof that would allow her to stay at home with her three boys.

  • Jan 10th, 2011 10:46pm

Intent Yoga studio moves into downtown Enumclaw

Saturday, Intent Yoga owner Jean Hoiland opened the door of her latest studio at 1749 Cole St.

  • Jan 11th, 2011 6:39pm