Alexandra McMahon earns deans scholarship at Baldwin Wallace University

BEREA, Ohio – Alexandra McMahon of Menifee was among more than 400 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Wallace University campus for the 2017 fall semester who claimed $6.1 million in merit scholarships. McMahon, a graduate of Paloma Valley High School majoring in theatre acting and directing, earned a $12,000 deans scholarship based on outstanding […]

Water education grants available for teachers in Riverside County

RIVERSIDE – Western Municipal Water District announced a call for applications for the 2017-2018 Lois B. Krieger Water Project Grants for Educators. Eligible teachers in Riverside County can apply to receive up to $1,000 in classroom funding for water-related projects. “Each year, Western recognizes teachers in Riverside County and provides them with resources to make […]

The Rotary Club of Lake Elsinore honors Teachers of the Month

The Rotary Club of Lake Elsinore honors Teachers of the Month

LAKE ELSINORE – The Lake Elsinore Rotary Club honored three Lake Elsinore Unified School District teachers for their years of commitment and dedication at the Teacher of the Month program. September’s honorees included Phyllis Hofmeister of Earl Warren Elementary, Jessica Davison of Tuscany Hills Elementary and Patricia Brown of Rice Canyon Elementary. Hofmeister is a […]

Western Center Academy student receives $100,000 scholarship

Western Center Academy student receives $100,000 scholarship

HEMET – Katelyn Nordal, a senior at Western Center Academy, received a $100,000 scholarship to go toward her tuition at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa, where she will be attending next fall and playing for their soccer team. Nordal has been playing soccer since she was 3 years old. She said that it wasn’t until […]

Austin Smith graduates basic training

Austin Smith graduates basic training

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, SAN ANTONIO, Texas – U.S. Air Force Airman Austin L. Smith graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas. Smith is the son of Debbie and Kurt Eikmeier of Menifee and the grandson of Edward and Joanna Causley of Lake Havasu City, Arizona. He is also […]

Ramona Elementary School staff creates The Nesting Place for families

HEMET – Staff members at Ramona Elementary School are dedicated to supporting not only the students they serve, but their families as well. In an effort to build relationships with families and provide a need to families that may be struggling, Principal Stacy Sorenson and counselor Richard Patterson created The Nesting Place. The Nesting Place […]

Edison International scholarships available to high school seniors

ROSEMEAD – High school seniors whose dreams are to make a difference in the world by majoring in science, technology, engineering or math are invited to apply for Edison International’s $1.2 million Edison Scholars program. Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison, is awarding $40,000 scholarships, paid over four years, to 30 high […]

Murrieta Valley Unified School District opens new adult transition facility

MURRIETA – Murrieta Unified School District held an open house for its new transition facility, Thursday, Sept. 28. The facility is the first of its kind in the region. The district’s new Adult Transition building is “a dream come true” for students, parents and teachers, according to a press release issued by the district. In […]