Gig Harbor at a glance
Published: 06/17/13 10:59:48
Students from Peninsula and Gig Harbor high schools moved their mortarboard tassels from right to left, marking the official conclusion of their basic education.
Published: 06/15/13 14:41:03
Deputy Pierce County prosecutor Bryce Nelson was appointed Thursday afternoon to Position No. 5 on the Board of Fire Commissioners of Pierce County Fire District 5.
Published: 06/12/13 12:00:20
The second of five planned study sessions regarding the Tacoma Narrows Airport master plan update was held Thursday at Cottesmore of Life Care in Gig Harbor.
Published: 06/11/13 21:43:42
At this time last year, the Gig Harbor Tides’ football program had a new head coach, and the players were learning his system. Now that the expectations are in place, Aaron Chantler’s Tides expect to reverse last fall’s 3-7 record.
Published: 06/11/13 21:43:39
Next year’s Class 3A state golf tournament could be a signature moment for Adam Barker and Alec Charles if they continue their steady progression.
Published: 06/12/13 12:07:22
Published: 06/12/13 12:04:48
A strong argument can be made that football, not baseball, is America's true national pastime. Public opinion surveys show that Americans call football their favorite sport by a wide margin, and TV ratings and revenues for the National Football League and college football are easily the highest of any sport. Walk into many American homes on a Sunday afternoon during the fall, and odds are that an NFL game will be on TV.
OFF THE WALL
Published: 06/06/13 13:16:53
The City of Gig Harbor has announced the lineup for this year’s Summer Sounds at Skansie concert series, which will be held every Tuesday from June 25 to Aug. 20 at Skansie Brothers Park in downtown Gig Harbor.
Published: 05/18/13 14:09:00
The Peninsula Seahawks were on a hot streak, having won three of their four playoff games, and looked poised to reach the Class 3A state quarterfinals for the first time in seven seasons.
WATER UNDER THE BRIDGE
Published: 05/08/13 16:47:15
Random thoughts on the current Gig Harbor scene and whatever else I feel like commenting on:
Published: 06/14/13 03:10:33
There’s something unique about hearing music and seeing art surrounded by lush greenery. Musicians have been entertaining audiences and artists have painted outdoors since the ancient times. The appeal is still very much alive– especially in the Northwest, where our summer is so short and sweet.
Published: 06/13/13 20:30:37
Drivers on eastbound state Route 16 will encounter nighttime detours and delays over the next several weeks as work crews lift 83 massive concrete girders into place on top of new support piers in Tacomas Nalley Valley.
Published: 06/14/13 12:11:43
Published: 06/11/13 16:35:35
- Man dies after crashing his longboard near Chambers Bay
- Monday Seahawks links
- Former owner John Nordstrom is a quiet yet respected presence around the Seahawks
- Traffic Q&A: DUIs can be given to those below legal limit
- Clover Park student to miss graduation over math test