Category Archives: Latest News

10 Oct

TNT: Hines, Blocker, Conor McCarthy for Tacoma council

The Tacoma City Council is short on members who’ve run successful businesses or at least understand the private sector. That’s a serious problem. The private sector pays for the city’s public services and provides most of its jobs. If Tacoma’s ...

10 Oct

Letter to the Editor: John Hines is Better for District 1

As a longtime resident of Tacoma City Council’s District 1, I have concerns about our representation on the council. Achieving results on the council requires the ability to work with colleagues at least well enough to obtain a majority vote. ...

15 May
0 Hines announces switch in bid for Tacoma City Council

  TACOMA, WA – The race for Tacoma City Council heated up today with the announcement that teacher and football coach, John Hines, will run now for the District 1 seat against Councilmember Anders Ibsen instead of running for the at-large ...

09 Mar

TNT: High school teacher, coach to run for Tacoma council

BY KIM BRADFORD Staff writer March 9, 2015 John Hines, a high school social studies teacher and football coach, announced Monday that he will run for an at-large seat on the Tacoma City Council. Hines, who lives in the North End ...

07 Nov

Federal Way teacher and ‘Jeopardy’ contestant hosts Tacoma viewing party

Post by Craig Sailor / The News Tribune on Nov. 7, 2012 at 4:26 pm John Hines, a teacher at Todd Beamer High School in Federal Way, is one of 15 contestants competing on the “Jeopardy! Teachers Tournament” this week. ...