Chris Chancellor

South Kitsap School District’s financial ‘graph’ trends upward

Fund balance expected to increase again in 2015-16

Ellie Wrigley

Sedgwick student’s artwork recognized in Washington, D.C.

Wrigley took part in World Children’s Festival earlier this month

Ellie Wrigley
Nolan Soete

South Kitsap grad perseveres to land ‘best-case scenario’

Soete takes over Pacific Lutheran University’s baseball program

Nolan Soete
Mark Gudger and Barbara Pixton are the new administrative team at Orchard Heights Elementary School. Gudger

Orchard Heights welcomes new administrative team

Nancy Pack retired after six years as principal at the school

Mark Gudger and Barbara Pixton are the new administrative team at Orchard Heights Elementary School. Gudger

No ‘crisis’ in mind with grade realignment

South Kitsap School District officials deny plan is related to new high school

The “Sports Memorial Garden” project has grown — and seen other changes — since it first received preliminary approval from South Kitsap School District’s Board on Directors in February. Joshua Sewell

‘Sports Memorial Garden’ project moving along

Elton Goodwin Memorial Foundation board advisor expects to break ground Aug. 3 with the project concluding in early October

The “Sports Memorial Garden” project has grown — and seen other changes — since it first received preliminary approval from South Kitsap School District’s Board on Directors in February. Joshua Sewell
South Kitsap’s Hayley Romo was a first-team all-league selection in both soccer and fastpitch.

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR | Versatility shines through for South Kitsap’s Romo

Senior seamlessly moved around field for Wolves during soccer season

South Kitsap’s Hayley Romo was a first-team all-league selection in both soccer and fastpitch.
The 46th annual Salmon Bake and Book Sale will run from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 21 at the Manchester Library parking lot

Manchester prepares for Salmon Bake and Book Sale

Along with salmon, beans, coleslaw, garlic bread and drinks will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 21

The 46th annual Salmon Bake and Book Sale will run from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 21 at the Manchester Library parking lot
South Kitsap senior Marshaud DeWalt finished with 1

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR | DeWalt displays excellence in multiple sports

Senior earned state berth as a new wrestler at heavyweight

South Kitsap senior Marshaud DeWalt finished with 1
South Kitsap senior Mac McCarty celebrates the final out of the Wolves’ 5-2 win May 30 against Newport in the Class 4A state championship game at Bellingham’s Joe Martin Field.

BASEBALL | Wolves capture title in wild finale

South Kitsap needs eight innings to defeat Newport 5-2

South Kitsap senior Mac McCarty celebrates the final out of the Wolves’ 5-2 win May 30 against Newport in the Class 4A state championship game at Bellingham’s Joe Martin Field.
South Kitsap senior Mason Villarma

TRACK | South Kitsap’s Mason Villarma takes different route to stardom

While others run hundreds of miles, he spends summers on Alaskan fishing boats

South Kitsap senior Mason Villarma

TRACK | Multiple South Kitsap athletes have state-title aspirations

Van Amen looks to repeat as discus champion at Mount Tahoma

Cooper Canton was among several Wolves who scored runs during the first inning of the May 22 regional tournament at Everett Memorial. South Kitsap

BASEBALL | Wolves shed any doubt about their stature

South Kitsap headed back to Class 4A semifinals after dominant performance at regional tournament

Cooper Canton was among several Wolves who scored runs during the first inning of the May 22 regional tournament at Everett Memorial. South Kitsap

Celebration of life set for South Kitsap schools advocate

Alice Rosengren-Porter will be honored from 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 27 at the South Kitsap School District Administrative Office

TRACK | Record-setting league meet for two Wolves

MacArthur, Villarma break school marks last week at Highclimber Stadium

South Kitsap teachers approve one-day walkout

Educators plan to be out of the classroom May 20 to protest the Legislature’s education funding

FASTPITCH | Loss dampens Wolves’ playoff position

South Kitsap falls in dramatic 8-7 contest against Bellarmine Prep

South Kitsap senior Monica Smith finished eighth in the pole vault at 9 feet

TRACK | South Kitsap’s Laupola caps off memorable week in Shelton

Senior won the javelin, which is the event she will compete in at Western Washington University

South Kitsap senior Monica Smith finished eighth in the pole vault at 9 feet

BOYS SOCCER | Wolves squander late lead

South Kitsap settles for tie after goal in 76th minute

Tuition-free, all-day kindergarten added at all South Kitsap elementary schools

Superintendent Michelle Reid said one half-day section will be offered in 2015-16 at a to-be determined location