Longtime Puyallup resident Irene Bradley will turn 100 in May and city is planning to help throw a birthday party in her honor. She and her husband, Ward, used to own the land which became the 59-acre Bradley Lake Park before the city bought it in 1997.
People gathered at Chick-fil-A in Puyallup Wednesday in order to camp out for the opening of the store. Some had arrived as early as 5:15 in the morning in order to get one of the 100 gift cards the franchise said it would be giving away at 6 a.m. Thursday.
Joe Barnes got down on one knee at the Sumner Cemetery to proposal to his girlfriend of six years, Kristi Giste. Giste's father passed away in 2011, and her mother passed away last year. Both were put to rest at the Sumner Cemetery. Barnes knew it would mean a lot of to Giste to be surrounded by those she loves, and invited 17 friends to surprise Giste at the proposal on Oct. 2.
Lincoln High School girls basketball coach Jamila Jones and guard Nashontae Frazier, who scored a team-high 15 points on five 3-pointers for the Abes, cruised to a win over No. 8 Beamer on Monday in the Willie Stewart MLK Girls Basketball Showcase at Lincoln.
Stanford University signee Lexie Hull had 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 1 Central Valley over No. 3 Kentridge, the defending 4A state champions, on Monday at the King Showcase at the ShoWare Center in Kent. She and Kentridge's Jordyn Jenkins spoke about it afterward.
South Kitsap's Mason Eaglin won the 170-pound title at the 41st annual Matman Classic wrestling tournament on Saturday over a defending 4A state champion, Moses Lake's Hunter Cruz. He, South Kitsap coach Chad Nass and Tahoma's Kione Gill, a defending state champion, talk about their success at Matman.