EHS VOLLEYBALL: EHS destroys Lakes in three
Enumclaw High’s volleyball crew ran into a buzz saw Sept. 28, losing to undefeated South Puget Sound League 3A foe Auburn Mountainview in five sets. But the Hornets shook off the disappointing road setback to the Lions in time to travel to Lakes High and win there in straight sets.
Enumclaw won the first set at Auburn Mountainview 25-20, but quickly fell behind two games to one when it lost the second set 25-18 and then a sustained a heartbreaking 28-26 defeat in set three.
The Hornets sprung back to force a dramatic fifth set as it conquered the Lions in game four 25-14, but then fell apart as Auburn Mountainview rallied back to trash EHS in the crucial fifth set, 15-7.
Junior hitter HayleeMae Dennis amassed 21 kills, 16 digs and four aces and Gina Sanders’ had 36 assists.
Thursday, Enumclaw appeared to be taking out the discouraging Lion loss on their Lancer hosts, as they swarmed all over Lakes.
Sanders had 25 assists and Alex Putman launched three service aces.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.