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Back For Their Futures: El Centro High School Students Start Earliest  Imperial Valley Weekly

Seventeen-year-old Yomar Aguilar on the first day of classes on Aug. 12 wore his purple and gold polo shirt proudly proclaiming his role as.

IV HIGH: Seniors on Southwest football team still hopeful  Imperial Valley Press

The seniors on the Varsity football team at Southwest High School are experiencing a different season from the past year due to losing their instrumental players ...

IV HIGH: How students inspire teachers | IVHIGH Southwest  Imperial Valley Press

You may have had a teacher who had a positive impact in your life. That person may have been a mentor, a coach or just someone who was there when.

Two Southwest HOSA students place in international competition  Imperial Valley Press

Thirteen Southwest High School HOSA: Future Health Professionals members competed in the annual HOSA International Leadership Conference, which took ...

AVID teacher helps students flourish  Imperial Valley Press

In Maria Mendez's classroom T-69 at Southwest High School, a *fresh* linen scent fills the room, motivational posters are hung on the wall and photos of students ...

Celebration of Education Highlights Achievements  Imperial Valley Weekly

The Imperial County Office of Education again affirmed the achievements of students, teachers, school employees and administrators with its.

IV HIGH: Get your groove on at prom  Imperial Valley Press

Prom is approaching. Proposals are being answered; money is being saved, and the juniors and seniors here at Southwest High School are ready to dance in ...

BUHS students set to debut 'Mamma Mia!'  Imperial Valley Press

BRAWLEY — Local high school students are putting the final touches on their upcoming production of “Mamma Mia!”

Three-time Spelling Champ Shares His Secrets of Success  Imperial Valley Weekly

There are about 450000 words in Webster's Unabridged Dictionary and Nathan Ostermann of El Centro seems to know most of them. For doubters.

Desert Oasis students earn their right to march  Imperial Valley Press

EL CENTRO — Luis Padilla became a father at the age of 18. On Monday, at the age of 24, he became a high school graduate.

Holtville Middle School Debaters Prep For State Finals  Imperial Valley Weekly

If questioned what is most frightening for many it is not the latest carnival ride but solo speaking in public, something the Holtville Middle School Speech ...

This Week in Pictures: June 7-13  Imperial Valley Press

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Raiders top Sundevils to capture second consecutive CIF basketball championship  Star-News

It's a rare occasion for any team in any sport to win back-to-back San Diego Section divisional championships but count the 2018-19 Southwest High School ...

Holtville Honors Student Achievers, Including Spelling Bee Competitors  Newspapper

Outstanding student academics, athletes, FFA participants and musicians took a victory lap as the Holtville Unified School District recogni.

Smith projects calm after elevation to Hornet head coach  Imperial Valley Press

The Calipatria Hornet freshman team lines up to run the veer option, the offensive system recently installed by new varsity coach Keith Smith Sr., at the IVFCA ...

Yuma teacher doubles salary by leaving Arizona to teach in California  AZCentral

Yuma teacher Rene Castillo doubled his pay by commuting to California for a similar job. He's among a growing number of educators leaving Arizona.

RAW VIDEO: Central Union High School Spartans girls clinch El Centro city championship, IVL titles in soccer  Imperial Valley Press

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New College Grad Steps Into Role Leading Dance Studio  Imperial Valley Weekly

Recent college graduate and Holtville resident Susana Irigoyen is proof that living the dream is possible as she is taking over the studio.

Fate of Imperial Valley charter school hangs in the balance  KYMA

Last fall, Imagine School, a charter school that's attended by more than eight hundred students, was denied a re-newal by the El Centro Elementary School ...

This Week in Pictures: Dec. 14-20  Imperial Valley Press

Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 83F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. Some clouds this evening will give way to ...

This Week in Pictures: March 1-7  Imperial Valley Press

Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 84F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or ...

San Diego County Cup kicks off tournament play with local matches  Star-News

The 2018 edition of the San Diego County Cup has kicked off with an impressive line-up of 30 teams, including 12 varsity boys teams, 10 junior varsity boys ...

Carrot Fest Queen Coronation Expresses Local Unity  Newspapper

The Queen Coronation and Citizen of the Year Banquet commenced the 72nd Carrot Festival and Street Fair in grand style on Feb. 1 at the rec.

CIF softball playoffs still going for nine local prep teams  Star-News

Nine South County high school softball teams enter this week still in contention for San Diego Section division championships. It's a blur as to which teams will ...

Buoyant Blue Angels Greet El Centro Under Sunny Skies With Dry Runways for Perfect Landing  Imperial Valley Weekly

Thrilled to bail on the stormy weather of their Florida home base, the Blue Angels arrived at the Naval Air Facility El Centro near Seeley.

Hard work playing off at Marcum Volleyball Academy  Miami County Republic

PAOLA — For the Marcum Volleyball Academy, it is all about having confidence on the court.

Athletes take superstitions to another level  Imperial Valley Press

From a necklace to M&Ms, socks to a green rubber spider, superstitions can be as unexpected as it gets.

Letterman jackets show success and spirit | IVHIGH Southwest  Imperial Valley Press

When Kaylee Drye was in sixth grade and first started playing travel ball for soccer, her grandpa told her, “Get cleats that will make you pop out.” So he bought.

This Week in Pictures: Jan. 11-17  Imperial Valley Press

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South County qualifies 15 teams for CIF girls volleyball playoffs  Star-News

Fifteen South County teams qualified for this year's San Diego Section girls volleyball playoffs. Nine have advanced to the quarterfinal round. In Tuesday's ...

Calexico at Southwest basketball  Imperial Valley Press

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Valley Briefs: Two local men graduate CHP academy  Imperial Valley Press

WEST SACRAMENTO — Two Imperial Valley natives recently completed the 28-week cadet-training course at the California Highway Patrol Academy, CHP ...

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.

IV HIGH: Three ways to show your love on Mother's Day  Imperial Valley Press

Perhaps you've wondered what to get your mom for Mother's Day, or perhaps you've thought of a perfect gift, but turns out it wasn't so perfect because three ...

4-H Makes The Best Better In Showcase Of Projects At IV Mall  Imperial Valley Weekly

A 4-H kickoff at the Imperial Valley Mall food court offered students a chance to make new connections and enroll as members coinciding with the new school ...

Slate wiped clean for Metro-South Bay, Metro-Pacific openers  Star-News

The Metro Conference's two four-team football leagues — the Metro-South Bay League and Metro-Pacific League — are set to finally kick off league play this ...

Week in Pictures: Dec. 28-Jan 3  Imperial Valley Press

You know, Mia is the perfect example of the kid we want as our own or, as in my case, as my student. So proud of her!!! She is a #MightyWoman and will ...

This city's air is killing people. Who will stop it?  The Desert Sun

Cities on the U.S.-Mexico border suffer in toxic air. The pollution is making people sick and cutting lives short. Little is being done to stop it.

Music director Jim Nichols led the Foothillers band to a record number of championships.  The San Diego Union-Tribune

When Jim Nichols took over the nearly nonexistent music program at Southwest High School in 1994, he had spent more than three decades teaching students ...

Teen authors of the California border pave their way through self-publishing  Borderzine

IMPERIAL VALLEY, Calif.–Teenagers all over the world are anticipating the June 30 movie release of “Eclipse,” the third installment in the phenomenal ...

Annual Pop Warner Cheer Competition draws hundreds | Featured  Imperial Valley Press

With the amount of noise, excitement, music and cheers coming from the gymnasium at Southwest High School this weekend, one could have easily assumed ...

Islander Girls Volleyball Off To 3-1 Start To Their Season  Coronado Eagle and Journal

Interim Head Girls Volleyball Coach Adeile Ahmu, has been the beneficiary of good play at the setter position from senior Morgan Burke and sophomore Caitlyn ...

Middle school cheer squad more like high school team  Miami County Republic

LOUISBURG — With 25 cheerleaders, the Louisburg Middle School cheerleading squad is more like a high school team, and that goes for the awards they win ...

Science has no borders for U.S., Mexican high school students at UC San Diego  The San Diego Union-Tribune

A summer research program called Enlace, concluded its fourth year with 70 promising science students from San Diego County and Baja California, ...

2015-16 Metro Conference winter sports honor roll announced  Star-News

The Metro Conference held its 2015-16 winter sports all-league awards ceremony Feb. 29 at Chula Vista High School's performing arts center. Student-athletes ...

This Week in Pictures Oct. 24-30  Imperial Valley Press

FROM RIGHT: Jaime Cervantes and Karla Arias examine the artworks of their daughter Alieth Michelle Cervantes, 9, during the ASES open house Thursday at ...

Athlete of the Week: Cameron Jungers | Athlete of the Week  Imperial Valley Press

Last week, Southwest High School sophomore Cameron Jungers played in his first high school football playoff game when the Eagles took on Orange Glen in ...

This Week in Pictures: May 13-19  Imperial Valley Press

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Search sanitation ratings for Triad restaurants | Dining  Winston-Salem Journal

The N.C. Department of Public Health's Oct. 2, 2018, sanitation ratings for restaurants in Alamance, Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph and Rockingham ...

Week in Pictures Feb. 27-Mar. 5  Imperial Valley Press

First-grade students bounce across the field at McCabe Elementary School in a friendly race against each other. They are taking part in the annual McCabe ...

This Week in Pictures Jan. 23-30  Imperial Valley Press

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Western begins building first class under Sundance | Sports  News-Press Now

Days into the spring signing period, first-year coach Sundance Wicks and Missouri Western men's basketball have nabbed three players to begin the program's ...

This Week in Pictures Nov. 14-20  Imperial Valley Press

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This Week in Pictures Aug. 8-14 | Photos |  Imperial Valley Press

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Five capture league titles for Paola Piranhas | Paola  Miami County Republic

OVERLAND PARK — Kaylee Stouder, Brayden Hanf, John Hart, Nathan LaFrance and Whitney McDaniel won titles at the South Suburban Swim League Finals ...

Louisburg swim team takes aim at league title  Miami County Republic

Seven years ago, Kyle and Aimee Farrington weren't sure what to expect when they took over the Louisburg Barracudas swim program.

Dozens attend F-35C home-basing meeting in Lemoore  Hanford Sentinel

LEMOORE — Scores of citizens flocked to Lemoore on Tuesday to show support for making Naval Air Station Lemoore home to the Navy's latest fighter jet.

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