Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Thursday, September 19, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Cloudy 56° Cloudy


Stories tagged: Freeman

Education notebook: EV, Freeman FBLA members compete at 2019 national conference

The FBLA members from East Valley and Freeman competed in the 2019 National FBLA Leadership Conference in San Antonio, Texas.

UPDATED: Fri., May 10, 2019, 7:29 a.m.

Spokane students taught to confront shooters when other options have run out

As more and more children lose their lives interceding, the question becomes what are Spokane students being trained to do?

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 10:31 p.m.

Freeman shooting suspect has court hearing delayed again as judge declares: ‘This will be the last’

Caleb Sharpe turns 18 in October. But in July – 22 months after the then 15-year-old sophomore allegedly opened fire at Freeman High School – a court will decide whether …

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:38 p.m.

Driver found dead after crashing into field in southeast Spokane County

A man was found dead in his vehicle Sunday morning after apparently crashing into a field in southeast Spokane County, according to the sheriff’s office.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 9:12 p.m.

Citing technological mishap, state will again seek to delay hearing for Freeman shooting suspect Caleb Sharpe

By the time Spokane County decides whether alleged Freeman shooter Caleb Sharpe should be tried as a juvenile or an adult, he’ll have spent at least 16 months and two …

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 10:19 a.m.

A year later and still strong: Community comes together on anniversary of Freeman High shooting

One year after tragedy struck Freeman High, the school and the community are still Freeman Strong, even through the tears. Many were shed Thursday night as more than 200 people …

Fueled by a family gift, Ellen Hawley Memorial Scholarship established at Freeman High

After longtime volunteer Ellen Hawley died on June 13, her family established a memorial scholarship to help students at Freeman.

UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 12:10 a.m.

Boys 1A: Freeman comes up short again as Lynden Christian takes title

Lynden Christian stunned the Scotties and the boisterous SunDome crowd with five straight 3-pointers late in the first half Saturday night and captured the State 1A boys title with a …

UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:12 p.m.

Boys 1A: Freeman flips script on Zillah, earns spot in title game

Freeman worked its way to a 19-point lead in the third quarter, then held off a closing Zillah rush in the state 1A boys semifinals on Friday, winning 76-67 and …

UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 8:12 p.m.

State 1A: Freeman boys, Medical Lake girls reach semifinals

Freeman powered its way to a big third-period lead and survived a shaky final quarter to get past King’s on Thursday, advancing to the State 1A boys semifinals with a …

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 4:15 p.m.

More names for wall of honor: It’s a nice problem to wrestle with at Freeman High

The artwork differs from wall to wall, but the reverence with which they all are looked upon differs not one little bit.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10:36 p.m.

Steve Christilaw: Freeman Scotties wrestlers typify ‘special’ school

Chad Ripke wasn’t entirely sure what he had when he walked into the Freeman wrestling room for the first practice of the 2017-18 season.

Education notebook: Freeman FBLA team earns honors at regional competition

Freeman High School’s Future Business Leaders of America team earned 42 trophies at the 2018 Northeast FBLA Winter Conference, according to a news release.

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 10:05 p.m.

All Spokane County school levies pass, most by overwhelming margins

Spokane Public Schools kept up its 40-year winning streak alive as voters approved its latest levy request to pay for personnel and sports activities. The levy request was passing with …

A year in review: 14 big stories of 2017

No quick list could adequately sum up the awesome, horrifying, beautiful and frustrating events of 2017. But some stories stand out for their scale and impact on the city, the …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 4:46 p.m.

Freeman High flag makes cameo on ESPN College Gameday alongside Washington State’s Ol’ Crimson

The Washington State flag has appeared on every College GameDay show since Oct. 4, 2013. The Freeman High flag made its debut Saturday morning.

Colfax student arrested for alleged threat

One week after a shooting at Freeman High School left one student dead and three others injured, a Colfax High School student was arrested Friday morning for allegedly posting on …

Freeman community is pulling together after tragedy

Like every parent to a Freeman School District student, Eva Windlin-Jansen’s Wednesday morning was punctuated with panic. But unlike many, hers was assuaged quickly.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 16, 2017, 2:54 p.m.

Washington State pays tribute to Freeman High during Pac-12 opener versus Oregon State

The Washington State Cougars will pay tribute to Freeman High School by wearing bone stickers on their helmets during today’s Pac-12 Conference opener against Oregon State.

2017 Northeast A preview: Freeman looks to knock Colville, Deer Park from top

A youthful Freeman defense put the Northeast A League on notice in 2016. The Scotties posted four shutouts and yielded just six points a game in the regular season.

Students place at FBLA nationals

Several students from Central Valley, East Valley and Freeman high schools placed in the top 10 in their categories at the 2017 National Future Business Leaders of America Leadership Conference …

UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 9:51 p.m.

State prep baseball roundup: Freeman takes third place in 1A

McKabe Cottrell went 3 for 4 with a double and two RBIs and Freeman (22-3) beat Cashmere (22-4) 5-3 in the State 1A third-place game at County Stadium in Yakima …

Freeman track and field coach John Hays, speedy seniors will leave together

John Hays has coached some gifted track and field athletes in his 32-year career at Freeman.

State 1A boys: Freeman loses title game as Zillah’s Nate Whitaker scores 25 points

YAKIMA – Freeman’s hopes for a State 1A basketball title got Whitaker-ed Saturday night at the SunDome.

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 4:22 p.m.

State 1A preview: Second a year ago, Freeman seeks title

It’s no secret the Freeman boys basketball team wants to get back to the State 1A championship game.

Freeman boys outlast gritty Newport

Freeman boys basketball coach Marty Jessett wasn’t thrilled his team had to face Northeast A foe Newport in a State 1A regional opener Saturday.

District 7 1A basketball: Freeman, Newport move on to regionals

The Freeman Scotties weathered a flurry of shots from Medical Lake in the third quarter and came away with a 71-58 win in the District 7 1A championship game Tuesday …

Area boys: Michael Coumont scores 26 to lead Freeman over West Valley

Michael Coumont scored 26 points to help Freeman (7-0) top visiting West Valley (4-4) 72-60 in a nonleague game on Wednesday. Freeman started quickly with a 22-12 first quarter and …

State 1A/2B/1B volleyball: Lakeside, Freeman will meet in semifinals

Safely tucked away in the lower half of the bracket and away from presumed titans Lynden Christian and Cascade, Freeman and Lakeside advanced to the semifinals with two wins each …

Postseason prep football glance