Teen in California high school shooting…

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 16-year-old boy who opened fire at his Southern California high school, killing two classmates and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head, used a “ghost gun” built from parts, the local sheriff said… Read full article at Reuters

Local high school student athletes commit…

Some of the top student athletes from schools all over southwest Riverside County have begun the next step in their journey of playing sports at the next level. Signing Day ceremonies were held Wednesday, Nov. 13, which was the first… Read full article at The Valley News

Operation School Bell provides new school…

TEMECULA – Remember shopping for new school shoes, or bringing home a new winter coat? Deciding on an outfit for the first day of school? Thousands of students in the southwest Riverside County don’t have this traditional back-to-school experience. Read full article at The Valley News

Desert Sands Unified School District provides…

Ebooks and audiobooks continue to grow in popularity, and libraries are a valuable resource in providing digital books to their communities and local schools — for free! To spread the word, the Digital Bookmobile is traveling to libraries and schools… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Colton school district searching for new…

With longtime Superintendent Jerry Almendarez set to take the same position in Santa Ana on Jan. 1, the Colton Joint Unified School District has started searching for a successor. A former math teacher, department head and principal in the district,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Carl Love: Sport of speedball quickly…

It looks like a tether ball pole with a small ball attached on a string. Kids were hammering it in circles back and forth really, really fast. Thus the name: speedball. Haven’t heard of it? The first place in our… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

PVC opens campus Veterans Center: Lt.…

On Nov. 12, Palo Verde College (PVC) leadership, staff and students gathered at the Lucas Oil Technology Building for the grand opening of the on-campus Veterans Center. The event included a tour, open house, and dedication ceremony, as well as… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Palo Verde Valley’s CWA presents Ag…

It’s been another busy year for agriculture in the greater Palo Verde Valley, filled with sunshine and big John Deere tractors. Recently, the California Women for Agriculture (CWA) and Palo Verde High School’s (PVHS) Future Farmers of America (FFA) teamed… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

PVUSD award Student of the Month:…

For her kindness, outstanding behavior and hard work displayed at Felix J. Appleby Elementary School, eighth grade student Izel Barrara was named Palo Verde Unified School District’s Student of the Month. Introduced to PVUSD’s governing board by Jared Rusk, Barrara… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times