CAMAS — Emotions ran high Saturday as local educators shared some of their struggles and concerns for their students during a town hall meeting with Sen. Ann Rivers, R-La Center and Rep. Brandon Vick, R-Felida.
Salmon Creek — Karsyn Brinkley, 13, will be one of 26 competitors in the annual Miss Washington's Outstanding Teen, taking place May 23 to 24 in Burien. Brinkley is a seventh-grader at Alki Middle School. Her platform is Awareness, Support, Cure: Graves Disease, and she has been raising funds for the Graves Disease and Thyroid Foundation. For the talent portion of the competition, Brinkley will perform a tap dance. Miss Washington's Outstanding Teen competition is open to girls ages 13-17.
Salmon Creek — Students at the Goddard School hosted their annual Children's Art Gala on April 25, and raised more than $6,200 to be donated to Legacy Hospital's Child Abuse Assessment Team, which provides non-acute pediatric evaluations for all forms of pediatric abuse.