School starts this week for three districts in Mason County. Shelton, Southside and Mary M. Knight students return to class on Wednesday, August 29th. The remaining districts (North Mason, Pioneer, Hood Canal and Grapeview) start next Wednesday, September 5th.
Motorists should be on the look out for children walking to and from schools and bus stops, slow down in school zones, and be cautious when driving through school zones.
The high school football season starts Friday with the 7th Annual Mason County Cup when the North Mason Bulldogs take on the Shelton Highclimbers. This year’s game is being played on Jack Stark Field at Highclimber Stadium. Kick off is 7 PM. The naming ceremony for the field will take place at 6:30. MasonWebTV Powered by HCC will broadcast the ceremony and the game live.
Saturday, the Mary M. Knight football team opens its season at Quilcene. Kickoff is 1 PM.