Ballard High School Foundation's 3rd Annual Dinner of Champions and Golf Classic set for August 24 and 25

Captain Sig Hansen of 'Deadliest Catch' will be a featured guest speaker

When: Sunday, August 24
4:00 p.m.

What:The Dinner of Champions is followed by the 14th Annual Ballard High School Foundation Golf Classic Monday, August 25, honoring John & Shawn Goodman and The Goodman Foundation supporting the Ballard High School Athletic and Music Programs

Where: The Golf Club at Newcastle

Featured speaker: Captain Sig Hansen, born in Seattle, Washington, is a first generation American, a fourth generation fisherman, and one of the featured Captains on Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch. He began commercial fishing at age 14 under the watchful eye of his father. After graduating from high school, he began fishing year-round, spending on average 10 months per year in Alaska.

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Still can't get enough Seahawks?

Just in case you Seahawks fans didn't get enough, here's some shots from the parade. Over 700,000 fans were in attendance. Fans can only hope the football gods smile on Seattle next year with a repeat and a hawk dynasty begins. Go Hawks!

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12th Man minds jaywalking law amid celebration in Ballard, Mayor Murray says 'Good job Ballard'

Video posted by The Retroist on Youtube on Feb 2, 2014

The 12th man is ever mindful of the Seattle's jaywalking laws.

In Ballard, after the the Seahawks Super Bowl victory over the Broncos, fans thronged the streets in jubilant celebration.

Instead of breaking glass and blasting fire works in the middle of intersections, the 12th man in Ballard heeded jaywalking laws and waited for the street light to signal their paused exuberance. When the light said "walk" flocks of green and blue flooded the intersection, blasting horns and screaming. And yes, there were a few fireworks.

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