WR GOLF: Lady Hornets pick up win, boys open with victory
Without a medalist, the White River girls golf team was still able to secure a 36-24 league win over Washington during play Thursday.
The same day, the Hornets also posted a 67-36 loss to Franklin Pierce, evening their SPSL 2A record at 1-1.
Against Franklin Pierce, the Cardinals’ Domminque Knapp earned medalist honors with a 3-over par 38 at Tapps Island, while Jasmine Kine earned that honor for Washington with a 45 on par-35 Tapps Island course.
White River boys open with victory
White River’s boys golf team stampeded into the 2011 season with a 54-36 win over Washington and a narrow 59-54 loss to Franklin Pierce in a double-header Thursday at Brookdale Golf Course in Tacoma.
The Hornets were led by Zach Howard, who shot 44 with 12 points. Tyler Sherstobitoff, Ryne Peterson and Trever Anderson each shot 43 with 11 points.
White River plays Fife today, Wednesday, at Tapps Island and faces Sumner Thursday at Linden Golf Course.
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.
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.
The Courier-Herald is publishing a three-part debate between Black Diamond Mayor Carol Benson and her opponent Judy Baxley. Last week, candidates answered questions concerning the city, and what they would do as mayor to address any issues. This week, Part 2, is a chance for candidates to rebut their opponent’s statements. Part 3 will wrap-up with final statements.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.