Public Health Service Cmdr. Carol Kirkland and friend Robert Braley, a retired Alaska Air National Guard master sergeant, were among military residents recently asked to leave JBLM's Holiday Park campground because their handshake agreement to stay long term violated Army rules. Kirkland has temporarily relocated her 40-foot motor home at the Gig Harbor RV Resort.
Hugh Gramelspacher, 12, of Rochester won the elementary-level Washington state History Bee championship in March, and is headed to the National History Bee from June 9-12 in Chicago. He and his mom Liz Smith demonstrate a history quiz app that he uses to prepare for the competition.
Kris Brannon, famously known in Tacoma as Sonics Guy, came home to his Central neighborhood home Monday, May 23, 2016, to find a burglar inside. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived, taking about 60-70 items, according to Brannon.