Ontario teacher gets head shaved after…

Bill Lassiter made an offer to his fourth- and fifth-grade students at the Ontario Center School in the Cucacmonga School District: If everyone hit their reading goals for the final trimester of the year, he’d do whatever they wanted him… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Leaping into college: Eight desert athletes…

As the school year ends, seniors are making their plans for the future. Off to college? A gap year spent back-packing in Europe? Joining the family business? For athletes, though, the goal is to keep playing their sport at the… Read full article at The Desert Sun

high school girl greets 5 sheep in a pen

FFA agriculture program thrives at Heritage…

With new buildings and establishments popping up all around Menifee, and new construction sites unfolding daily, Heritage High School’s Agriculture Department has managed to cultivate a farmstead haven on their campus. If you’ve driven by the school, you've probably noticed… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Early morning fire burns modular classroom…

Riverside County firefighters contained a fire that burned a modular classroom at Valley View Elementary School in Coachella early Monday morning. The structure fire was reported Monday before 6 a.m., according to a tweet from Cal Fire. No injuries have… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Sheriff’s Department says threats to Yucaipa…

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said deputies on Sunday learned of possible threats involving a shooting at Yucaipa High School, but determined “the threats were found to be fabricated information.” Students had received information via social media and text… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

CIF state executive director Roger Blake…

Roger Blake is an example of what happens when you’re up for anything. For 43 years, Blake has been involved with education and school sports as a teacher, coach and administrator. For 21 of those, the kid who grew up… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Moreno Valley Special Election MVUSD

A special election for Moreno Valley Unified School District Trustee Area 5 was held on May 7, 2019 upon the resignation of Evan Morgan. He resigned his position following criminal charges that Morgan said he feared would distract from his… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Student with loaded gun taken into…

A Desert Hot Springs High School student was taken into custody by police on Friday after security officers found a loaded gun in the student's backpack. According to district spokeswoman Joan Boiko, security officers discovered the gun Friday morning after… Read full article at The Desert Sun

young woman steers single person boat on still water

Solar Cup 200-meter sprint races cap…

A weekend of Southern California youth boat racing at the Metropolitan Water District’s annual Solar Cup competition concluded Sunday, May 19, with 200-meter sprint races. The Oxford Academy, based in Cypress, won first place in the veterans’ division after the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Palm Drive has a new traffic…

Anyone venturing in and out of Desert Hot Springs by way of Palm Drive should have noticed a traffic signal being installed at Camino Aventura. As per usual whenever new signals pop up, the question needs to be asked: When… Read full article at The Desert Sun