Citrus Hill High School’s theater production ranked Top 3 in the Inland Empire

PERRIS – The California Educational Theater Association ranked Citrus Hill High School’s theatre production of “Argonautika” as one of the Top 3 in the Inland Empire. In 2013, Citrus Hill received this honor for their production of “The Iliad, the Odyssey and All of Greek Mythology in 99 Minutes or Less.” “I particularly value this […]

Hemet Unified School District thanks sheriff’s department members with Good Apple Awards

Hemet Unified School District thanks sheriff’s department members with Good Apple Awards

HEMET – The Hemet Unified School District awarded several members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department with Good Apple Awards for their work in training over 200 district staff members about how to handle active shooter scenarios, Oct. 2-3, at Tahquitz High School, including Capt. Leonard Purvis, Deputy Pete Lawson, Deputy Chris Waters, Deputy Scott […]

Mt. San Jacinto College shares highlights of board of trustees meeting

Mt. San Jacinto College shares highlights of board of trustees meeting

SAN JACINTO – The Mt. San Jacinto College Board of Trustees held its annual reorganization meeting, Dec. 14, before its regular board meeting. Trustee Bill Zimmerman was selected to serve as board president. Trustee Tom Ashley will serve as clerk of the board. Also, the board adopted a resolution to certify the final environmental impact report and […]

Padilla graduates basic training

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Fernando Guerrero Padilla graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. Guerrero Padilla is the son of Araceli Ruelas of Riverside and brother of Refugio Guerrero of Tacoma, Washington; Galdina Guerrero of San Diego and Lizzette Wright of […]

Hemet Unified School District governing board workshop focuses on district goals

Hemet Unified School District governing board workshop focuses on district goals

HEMET – The Hemet Unified School District’s Governing Board of Education attended a workshop facilitated by Kent Bechler, Ph.D., the lead partner for executive leadership development of Leadership Associates recently, because the district thinks that students shouldn’t be the only ones learning. The workshop focused on the district’s vision and goals and how to set […]

Garcia graduates basic training

JOINT BASE ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas – U.S. Air Force Airman Austin J. Garcia graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. Garcia is the son of Valerie and Aaron Garcia of Murrieta. He is a 2017 graduate of Murrieta Valley High School. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included […]

Bautista Creek Elementary welcomes its new principal

Bautista Creek Elementary welcomes its new principal

HEMET – Bautista Creek Elementary School welcomed its new principal at the beginning of this school year. Greg Giroux, former assistant principal for Bautista Creek, was promoted to principal after Dr. Kristi Watson became Hemet Elementary School’s principal. Giroux has been in education over 14 years. He was a volleyball coach for a summer camp, […]

Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center offers scholarships to students affected by cancer

TEMECULA – Michelle’s Place Breast Cancer Resource Center in Temecula will be offering several college scholarships worth a cumulative $6,000 that can be applied for online, the organization said. The Michelle’s Place will offer two $1,000 scholarships to people who have either been affected by cancer in some way or who have a family member […]