Tuesday, July 22, 2014 • 08:24
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Rock Legend shares insights through books, music

When Rick Springfield plays at Harrah’s Casino on July 20, attendees won’t just be enjoying his music, they’ll be seeing a real renaissance man in action....more»

Upcoming wildfire season necessitates: Fight or Flight

San Diego County is learning to live with wildfires year round. It is not going away anytime soon. The perennial warm climate grows any flammable fuels back almost annually and everyday seems to be fire ...more»

Local children invited to Pauma Valley Church vacation Bible school

Children three years of age through those entering the eighth grade can join in the adventure of SonRock Kids Camp Vacation Bible School at Pauma Valley Church beginning July 28 and running through Aug....more»

All Tribes FFA students successful at fair

On June 29, the All Tribes FFA members moved into the San Diego County Fair with their livestock projects. The students exhibited their market hogs, lambs, and cattle on June 30 and July 1 ....more»

Church News

Ridgeview Church From Haitian orphanages, to Indonesian Bible translation to Swaziland AIDS clinics, Valley Center’s Ridgeview Church makes "passion for God, compassion for others" their mission ...more»

Church News

Ridgeview Church From Haitian orphanages, to Indonesian Bible translation to Swaziland AIDS clinics, Valley Center’s Ridgeview Church makes "passion for God, compassion for others" their mission ...more»

Perry sending National Guard troops to border
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he said Monday were criminals exploiting a surge of children pouring into the U...
Arizona execution drug case heads to Supreme Court
A federal appeals court ruled Monday that Arizona cannot execute a death row inmate without providing detailed information about the drugs intended for his lethal injection, a decision that prompted state officials to say they will take their case to the U...
2 men struck and killed by train in Upper Milford Twp.
Two men were struck and killed by a train in Upper Milford Township, Lehigh County, police say.
Kansas police arrest suspect in girl's death
(Reuters) - A man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old Kansas girl who died in a shootout between police and her alleged abductor was arrested in a hospital on Monday on suspicion of charges including first-degree murder and aggravated kidnapping, authorities said...
Better weather to aid in Washington wildfire fight
Calmer winds and cooler temperatures were allowing firefighters to go on the offensive Monday against a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles of terrain in Washington State.
Murder charges filed in California bank robbery
A 19-year-old California man was charged Monday with three counts of murder in the deaths of a hostage and two accomplices, and 22 counts of attempted murder of police officers in a bank robbery and running gun battle...
Soldier mauled by bear was wearing protective gear
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Army National Guard soldier was wearing a combat helmet and other protective gear when he was attacked by a bear while participating in a training exercise at a military base, officials said Monday...
Eagles player charged with shoving Arizona officer
A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl.

Chargers send letter to Barnes family

Collin Barnes had a dynamic personality. It is safe to say he made a lasting impression on everyone he met. His family moved from Encinitas to Valley Center in 2004 when he was in the eighth grade....more»

Local area fighter ‘Rocky’ Ramos triumphs

In a hotly contested contest, Fallbrook resident and professional boxer Roque "Rocky" Ramos defeated Jesus Sandoval of Redwood City, California in Indio at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino last weekend....more»

Another advantage of an active lifestyle

I’m not a professional dermatologist, but I’m starting to believe that an active lifestyle may be a defense against skin cancer. One of my blonde childhood friends recently had a recurrence ...more»

Time for a national discussion

The debate over the nation’s border policies continues. In this region, the debate is fueled by the regular arrival of planeloads of illegal immigrants from Texas for processing at facilities in ...more»

Amazing outpouring of emotion for Padre #19 Tony Gwynn

San Diego Padre baseball fans paid tribute and respect to possibly the greatest man to ever play Padre Baseball, Tony Gwynn. Gwynn was a man who accomplished as much on the field as off the field....more»

Letters to the Editor

Small business is the backbone of the nation’s economy, but its impact is often much wider. Through involvement in areas outside the world of business, small businesses often become part of the ...more»

Emmy Award winner to discuss film

On February 3, the Pauma Valley Lions Club will host a discussion with Kilma Lattin, a member of the Pala Band of Mission Indians, U.S. Army veteran and business executive....more»

See you at the Library

The Friends of the Valley Center Library has good news for Valley Center and Library supporters. We now have a beautiful web site and a new email address, so that we can stay in touch with the community....more»

Bills DT Dareus to enter substance abuse program
PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Bills defensive tackle Marcell Dareus agreed to enter an NFL substance abuse program in a bid to have felony drug charges in Alabama dismissed, his attorney said on Monday...
Big Papi passes Yaz with 453rd career home run
TORONTO (AP) — Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has passed Boston great Carl Yastrzemski on baseball's career home run chart.
Eagles player charged with shoving Arizona officer
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A Philadelphia Eagles player is facing charges in Arizona after authorities say he pushed a police officer investigating a bar brawl.
Rockies place 1B Justin Morneau on 15-day DL
DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies placed first baseman Justin Morneau on the 15-day disabled list Monday with a strained neck.

Local school administrator wins state award

July 26, 2013
Come along on an adventure with Mary Gorsuch, assistant superintendent for the Valley Center-Pauma Unified School district as she shows the local school of the future, now.

Athletes of the year

June 14, 2013
A take a look at some of Valley Center's most promising athletes and team players.

Doc Mishler knows what's up

June 05, 2013
This cowboy is on a cross-country fight against hunger ... all on the backs of his trusty horses.
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