Around the Sound: Steilacoom’s mayor teaches civics lesson

Included in the agenda at Steilacoom’s May 5 Council Meeting, Mayor Ron Lucas provided an impromptu civics lesson. By way of explanation to a group of Steilacoom High School seniors attending as part of their civics class requirements, Mayor Lucas paused frequently to explain the council process to the students. As part of the civics class requirements, explained Gary Wusterbarth, SHS civics teacher/basketball coach, “students are required to achieve four political hours observing school board meetings, town councils, community forms, etc. before the end of the class semester.” [Read more…]

2015 BLEVE Soccer Tournament Champions

Central Pierce Fire and Rescue 2015 BLEVE team picture after winning the championship.

By Noah Tchobanoff

I am very proud to announce that our Central Pierce Fire and Rescue team took first place in the Rec Division Saturday May 16 in this years BLEVE Soccer Tournament by going undefeated in four games. The Seattle Soccer BLEVE is a Firefighter and Law Enforcement charity soccer tournament benefitting Treehouse. [Read more…]