Washington State President Jennifer Viestenz of Port Orchard, a member of Bremerton Auxilary 239, was honored Feb. 8 during the National Mid-Year Conference of the Ladies Auxilary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
SEIU Healthcare 775NW is mourning the death of a career caregiver and an executive board member. Judy Harris, 70, died Feb. 21, in her Port Orchard home.
Aaron Thomas was selected to participate in the 2014 Bremerton Central Lions Armed Forces Festival Ambassador Scholarship Program.
Several Port Orchard students have earned undergraduate degrees from Washington State University for the Fall 2013 semester.
Steffen E. Lilly, of Port Orchard, received a master’s degree in project management in January at Boston University.
Seventeen-year-old Devenn Miller was crowned queen during the 2014 Fathoms o’ Fun Festival Royalty Pageant held March 1 at the Christian Life Center.
A U.S. Postal Service driver in South Kitsap was hurt Monday morning when her mail truck went off the road and into the water, reported Q13.
David Stricklin, a 1999 South Kitsap High School graduate, was different from many in the Seattle Seahawks’ organization who celebrated the franchise’s first Super Bowl championship during the Feb. 5 parade.
The Admirials are inviting all local Pee Wee basketball player to show their team spirit and admission to the game is free.
U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-Gig Harbor) invites high school students from Washington’s 6th Congressional District to participate in the 2014 Congressional Art Competition.
National best-selling mystery author J.A. Jance will be featured in an upcoming event hosted by the Kitsap Regional Library Foundation.
Last March, Aaron Thomas made history when he was chosen to serve as the first-ever king of Fathoms o’ Fun. But his reign will end Saturday.
Once again — like in 2013 — five girls and a boy will compete for the 2014 Fathoms o’ Fun Royal Court pageant.
Robert James Brown, who portrayed Abraham Lincoln in area parades, Civil War re-enactments and other civic events, died in Port Orchard on Feb. 12 — the former president’s birthday.
A reunion is set for May 17 for all members of the South Kitsap High School drill teams from 1951 to 1998. The gathering is planned for 6:30 p.m. at the Port Orchard Yacht Club.
Anna Kelly, a freshman at Marcus Whitman Junior High School, took time away from her studies to spend the week of Feb. 3-7 participating in the Senate Page Program at the Washington State Legislature.
Five-year-old Kristopher, co-owned by Dale Michaelson and Brian Rasmussen of Seattle, was tops in the Irish Setter category at the 138th edition of the prestigious dog show Feb. 10-11 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Olympian Sommer Wood announced that the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Junior Rifle Camp is July 7-9 at John Segwich Junior High School, 8995 SE Sedgwick Road.