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Hornets claim league title and take top seed to district

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:06PM

The wonderful element for the Enumclaw High boys basketball squad – fresh from its coronation as South Puget Sound League 3A basketball champion – is that Friday’s encounter with Renton High is for seeding purposes alone.

Opening Round

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:06PM

Panthers close out season with loss to Sumner

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:06PM

The Bonney Lake High boys failed to put a mark in the South Puget Sound League 3A basketball victory column. The Panthers lost a hard-fought battle to their district rivals, as the Sumner Spartans pulled out a 58-50 win Feb. 13 in Sumner.

Panthers rally past Sumner and into postseason play

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:06PM

Bonney Lake High’s Marcel Pounds tossed in a game-high 27 points – including five 3-pointers – to help the Panthers clinch the No. 2 spot in the South Puget Sound League 3A with a 59-42 win over the Sumner Spartans Friday in Sumner.

Spartans qualify two for state tournament with Wooding going as No. 2 region seed

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:05PM

The Sumner High wrestling squad took three wrestlers to Saturday’s West Central District regional tournament, staged just up Elhi Hill at Bonney Lake High School, and when the dust cleared, lanky senior 125-pounder Tyler Wooding and 215-pound senior bruiser Keiffer Comstock had earned appointments at this weekend’s Class 3A state wrestling tournament at the Tacoma Dome.

Heckroth captures second

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:05PM

Eight gymnasts from the Sumner School District – five Spartans and three Panthers – will compete this week in the Class 3A state meet in the Tacoma Dome.

Pair of relays pace Enumclaw at state

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:05PM

Enumclaw High will lead the charge with two individuals and two relay teams into Friday and Saturday’s Class 3A state swim championships at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. Preliminaries begin at 5:45 p.m. with finals slated for Saturday evening.

Tracy, Dorsey crowns head a field of seven

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:05PM

Home is where the heart is and Bonney Lake’s wrestling team testified to that fact on Valentine’s Day, showing a lot of heart and representing themselves well at the regional wrestling tournament, staged at their own facility Saturday.

Madden leads White River charge into state

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:05PM

If anyone knows that anything is possible at a state tournament, it’s White River High wrestling coach Joe Klein. As a former Hornet state champion and assistant coach, he has seen it all.

Flood victims can get help

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

A federal disaster declaration now allows Pierce County residents who were affected by the January flooding to apply for damage assistance.

Warrant of the Week

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

The Enumclaw Police Department, in cooperation with The Courier-Herald, sponsors a “Warrant of the Week” program. This program is designed to capture people who currently have warrants out for their arrest by utilizing tips that citizens provide to the Enumclaw Police. The arrest warrants for these people have been issued by Enumclaw Municipal Court. Once a week, a photo of a wanted person, along with a brief description of the crime, is published. Citizens who may have information as to the whereabouts of the wanted person are encouraged to call the Enumclaw Police Department at 360-825-3505. Callers may remain anonymous.

EHS art project now on display at the Muckleshoot Library

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

The learning for Enumclaw High School art students began with Native American artist Katherine Arquette from the Muckleshoot Tribe. The class work that followed her visit centered around resources from Cathy Calvert, the EHS Native American coordinator, and a field trip to the Seattle Art Museum to experience “S’abadeb - The Gifts: Pacific Coast Salish Art and Artists.”

Police Blotter

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

• A citizen called police the afternoon of Feb. 8, reporting what appeared to be an impaired driver. A white Ford Escort was being driven slowly, then stopping in the roadway. The vehicle was seen on Roosevelt Avenue and a check of the license plates confirmed the car had been stolen. The Escort was finally located in Buckley, south of Ryan Road on state Route 165. The driver was taken into custody for being in possession of a stolen vehicle and driving under the influence. He also was wanted on a Tacoma arrest warrant.

Collins task force ready to announce changes

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

The Collins Alternative Programs task force is almost ready to make its recommendations for changes in the school that is offered as a cooperative by the White River, Enumclaw, Orting and Sumner districts.

Agency tells city to take care of utility

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:04PM

Enumclaw officials found themselves scrambling last week, responding to news that the state’s Utilities and Transportation Commission was considering sanctions against the city that could include penalties in the neighborhood of $11 million.

Community outreach position a calling and good fit

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:03PM

Julie Bevaart, the endlessly optimistic person in charge of the recently-established White River Community Outreach program, was just polishing off the contents of her brown bag meal when a curious passerby queried, “Not going out to lunch anymore?”

Big honor for local post

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:03PM

When the Enumclaw Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1949 received the national VFW’s Fred C. Hall Memorial Outstanding Post Special Project Award Thursday night, no one in the audience at the post home was surprised.

Enumclaw 12-year-old becomes master scuba diver

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 11, 2013 at 2:51PM

What started out as a snorkeling expedition with his family has led 12-year-old Philip Lampkin to the highest level scuba diving has to offer someone his age – Junior Master Scuba Diver.

Wrestling: No. 1 Enumclaw raises the bar

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 10, 2013 at 9:13AM

One step closer to the opportunity to defend its state championship, that’s how things looked Saturday night as the No. 1-ranked Enumclaw High wrestling team dominated the subregional tournament with eight champions and four runners-up.

Mount Rainier Independent Business Alliance trumpets 'buy local' in Enumclaw

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 10, 2013 at 9:10AM

A new Enumclaw business association has hit the ground running, dedicated to the proposition that “buying local” will benefit the entire community.

DNA testing would help police catch the guilty

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM

It’s the nightmare of every mother and father: your child is missing, then found murdered.

Past five years have been a treat

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM

The fat guy is writing his last Our Corner column for The Courier-Herald.

Either Washington or Lincoln a perfect pick

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM

In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson designated the third Monday of each February (next Monday) as Presidents Day, proclaiming it a federal holiday. Ever since then, the states have honored that day in one way or another. Some states use the occasion to celebrate all our past presidents. A few states, at least officially, only pay homage to George Washington and no other commander in chief. But most states mark the day to honor both George and our 16th president, ol’ Abe Lincoln.

Plan to trim budget fat a strike out

  • Feb 9, 2009 at 10:00PM

In Olympia, everyone is trying to save money. Ideas that were unheard of a year ago are now getting serious consideration. And that’s good. Budget fat can build up anywhere, including nooks and crannies in “hands off” areas of state government, including education and the state prison system

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