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5K walk/run spreads the message that ‘You Matter’

When author and motivational speaker Jamicka Edwards launched her one-woman “You Matter” movement several years ago, she traveled locally and nationally to inspire people of all ages to live in their purpose everyday. Her book “You Matter: What would living in your purpose everyday look like?” had been published and she lined up book tours and speaking engagements everywhere she could in order to tell her own story of living life fully and how others can as well.
Now Edwards is taking her uplifting and meaningful mission to new heights by planning the first annual You Matter Movement 5K Walk/Run, which will take place on Sunday, June 4, 9 a.m. to noon at Fort Steilacoom Park. Her aim is to spread the message, “You are essential. You are important. You are unique. And you matter!” This is the bigger picture intended… Read Full Story

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VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL

11/29    @GIG HARBOR           L 54-51
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12/06    @ROGERS                  L 45-31
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