NATIONAL: Texas school shooter killed girl who…

As he heard the gunshots approaching down the hall Friday morning, Santa Fe High School student Abel San Miguel, 15, hid with a few classmates in the art class storage closet. He wasn't sure if he was going to survive.… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

NATIONAL: Fake Facebook accounts and online lies…

In the first hours after the Texas school shooting that left at least 10 dead Friday, online hoaxers moved quickly to spread a viral lie, creating fake Facebook accounts with the suspected shooter's name and a doctored photo showing him… Read full article at The Washington Post

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Students race their boats on Lake…

They had nothing but their ingenuity and the sunshine, But hundreds of high school students from across Southern California began competing Friday, May 18, in the annual Solar Cup competition on Lake Skinner near Temecula. The contest — in which… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Turpins’ 7 adult children never received…

The seven adult children of David and Louise Turpin, the Perris couple accused in a torture and child cruelty case, didn’t get an education at the Turpins’ home school, a prosecutor said Friday, May 18, revealing for the first time… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

No students injured when school bus,…

A collision involving a possible stolen car and a school bus with students on board during a police pursuit Friday afternoon forced the closure of a portion of Ninth Street in San Bernardino. The bus driver and four students —… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

DIGICOM highlight: Student film stars Siri,…

One thing is clear following the DIGICOM Film Festival on Thursday, there is an abundance of talented young filmmakers across the desert. The Richards Center for the Arts at Palm Springs High School was packed for the annual film festival… Read full article at The Desert Sun

MSJC’s Adult Education Program Hosts 1st…

Winchester resident Cassandra Heredia, 33 and mother of three, said one of her biggest regrets was not finishing high school. She decided to change that. On Friday, May 18, 2018, she received her general education diploma from Mt. San Jacinto… Read full article at Patch.com

Palm Springs Superintendent appointed to state…

Palm Springs Unified School District's superintendent was appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown today to a state agency that advises school districts and other Californian educational bodies. Sandra L. Lyon, 56, of Palm Desert has been appointed to the California Collaborative… Read full article at KESQ News

PDHS teacher placed on administrative leave…

A Palm Desert High School teacher has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of inappropriate behavior by students. A concerned parent told KESQ & CBS Local 2 that the teacher was allegedly taking photos of female students. Desert… Read full article at KESQ News