Arlington Briefs (Aug. 4)

Drug bust

ARLINGTON – Arlington police graveyard crew recently contacted some people suspected of illicit drug activity.

K9 Oso alerted to their vehicle and a subsequent search warrant was served earlier this week.

Officers seized drug paraphernalia, almost 5 grams of methamphetamine, 97 grams of heroin, and an undisclosed amount of cash.

Charges on the suspects are pending.

3 on 3 roundball tourney Aug. 11-12

ARLINGTON – The 3on3 X-travaganza tourney returns to the north end of the Arlington Airport Aug. 11-12.

The tourney hosts more than 200 teams with multiple age and ability divisions, including: boys and girls grades 3 through high school, adult men and women, and senior and adult coed teams.

For details go to www.3on3x.com.

Elvis, Car Show event

SMOKEY POINT – The Stillaguamish Senior Center fundraiser Aug. 25 will features Elvis and a Classic Car Show.

Elvis impersonator Danny Vernon will perform as the ”King of Rock and Roll” with Marcia playing the role of Ann Margaret. The event kicks off at 3 p.m. with a car show in the Senior Center front parking lot and a silent auction in the center.

Elvis will enter the building beginning singing at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $20 at the senior center or call 360-653-4551.

Centennial Sk8 moved up a month

ARLINGTON – Longboard skaters will be rolling into Haller Park a month earlier than in the past for the 6th annual Centennial Sk8 Festival Aug. 18-19.

The races start that Saturday at 5 p.m. with an 8.5 mile uphill/downhill sunset event.

On that Sunday, there will be 5-kilometer sprint race and a 14.5 mile countryside race at 1 p.m., along with a free one-mile race for kids at noon.

Register at CENTENNIALSK8FEST.COM.

About $1,500 in prizes will be awarded.

A Community Festival will take place on the 19th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be music, food, vendors, art, lawn games and a kombucha garden.

More in Life

Marysville Food Bank volunteers unload donated items from the Tulalip Tribes. (Courtesy Photo)
Marysville, Arlington receive food donations from restaurants

The Tulalip Tribes closing their gaming facilities due to the coronavirus has… Continue reading

Briefly

Red Curtain cancels play MARYSVILLE – Red Curtain has canceled its May… Continue reading

Katelyn Leary, Jimena Yanez and Grace Kyser.
Marysville Strawberry Festival court named

MARYSVILLE – Katelyn Leary, Jimena Yanez and Grace Kyser were named senior… Continue reading

Both Students of the Month from MG want to be doctors

Marysville Getchell seniors Divine Grace Bayya and Colton Lindstrand are the March… Continue reading

Hoops for Hope a fun fundraiser for special needs students

MARYSVILLE – We are still working on the story for the Hoops… Continue reading

Selena Tedford and her design for one of the banners. (Courtesy Photo)
AHS students make metal banners for city light poles

ARLINGTON - Students in Arlington High School’s Advanced Manufacturing class are teaming… Continue reading

Maleia Kicking Woman receives a blanket from tribal members Tuesday. (Courtesy Photo)
4 Native American students in Marysville receive awards

MARYSVILLE – Four students won Indigenous Education awards at the quarterly breakfast… Continue reading

8 local students win Arlington Rotary Club awards

ARLINGTON - Eight middle and high school students from the Arlington, Lakewood… Continue reading

Cecily (Karli Reinbold) falls for the dashing Algernon (Kennan Miller) in Oscar Wilde’s “The Importance of Being Earnest.” (Courtesy Photo)
It’s important to be Earnest in Wilde’s Victorian satire

MARYSVILLE – Oscar Wilde’s ”The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy… Continue reading

Bennett, Severn of M-P February Students of the Month

MARYSVILLE – Alexis Bennett and T.J. Severn of Marysville-Pilchuck High School are… Continue reading

Krista Longspaugh
Briefly

MARYSVILLE - Marysville Fire District’s first career woman firefighter will retire Friday… Continue reading

Folks check out the Miracle House for homeless families. (Steve Powell/Staff Photo)
Help for homeless families available in Marysville

MARYSVILLE – About 508 students in the Marysville School District were homeless… Continue reading