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Maleek James hosting inaugural W-State Hoop Festival at Whatcom Middle School

Maleek James, aka Brian Womack with his sonpose for a photo with his arm on his dad's shoulders.
Maleek James, aka Brian Womack, left — pictured with his son whose name is also Maleek James — at the Headquarters Barbershop on Aug. 30 in Bellingham. James is hosting the first W-State Hoop Festival on Saturday, Sept. 16, outside Whatcom Middle School. (Andy Bronson/Cascadia Daily News)
By Andrew Foster News Intern
On the night of Tuesday, Aug. 29, while moving into a new house, Maleek James found a journal he kep

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