Friday, July 03, 2015 • 05:22
image
image
image

Artists inspired by historic Rancho Guejito

The Rancho Guejito Art Exhibit, a display of mixed media, photographs and watercolors by local artists Barbara Scharnau and Gloria Warren is on display at the VC Library Community Room through August ...more»

Chases, stabbings and DUI checkpoints, anyone?

VC traffic stop turns into meandering chase Jesus Estrada, 21, was out on probation and apparently really, truly didn’t want to go back to jail. Unfortunately, he ran afoul of a Cole Grade Road ...more»

Warm weather reminds us to be careful when dealing with snakes

Recent warm days in Valley Center and all around San Diego County area is a sure sign that summer is at our doorstep. There may be a few other things at our doorsteps....more»

Concert in the Park set for an atomically groovy evening

Valley Center Parks and Recreation is hosting its ever-popular "Concert in the Park" on Friday, June 26 at the Community Center. Bring a lawn chair, picnic treats and beverage of your choice to the event....more»

Church News

Ridgeview Passion for God, compassion for others. Ridgeview Church is "the church for people who don’t do church." Cool people, eclectic music, and sermons that are entertaining, educational, and ...more»

Church News

Ridgeview Passion for God, compassion for others. Ridgeview Church is "the church for people who don’t do church." Cool people, eclectic music, and sermons that are entertaining, educational, and ...more»

California removes 'lynching' language from state law
California Governor Jerry Brown on Thursday signed a bill striking the word "lynching" from a 1933 law that used the term to describe the crime of trying to take someone from police custody...
Connecticut town's Boom Box Parade celebrates its 30th year
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) — The town's annual Independence Day parade once again will include the traditional Little League teams, floats sponsored by local businesses, fire trucks and politicians...
Thousands evacuated after freight train derails, catches fire, in Tennessee
A freight train carrying flammable and toxic gas derailed in eastern Tennessee, igniting a fire in one car and spreading noxious fumes that forced the evacuation of more than 5,000 people and the hospitalization of 25, officials said...
Brazil cyclist killed at World Police and Fire Games near Washington
A Brazilian cyclist was killed and two other riders were critically injured in a crash on Thursday during an international bicycle race near Washington, D.C., police said. One cyclist blew out a tire and lost control, colliding with the other two riders at the annual World Police and Fire Games, which drew some 12,000 first responders and law enforcers to compete in sporting events in the Washington area, police said...
U.S. probe sees no links among black church fires in South
Federal law enforcement officials have found no links among any of several recent fires at African American churches in the U.S. South and have determined that two were started by natural causes and one was due to an electrical fire...
Montana polygamist vows to fight for marriage license
Nathan Collier, 46, said his bid to make his marriage to his second wife “legitimate” was influenced by the U.S. Supreme Court decision last week that legalized same-sex marriages in the United States...
AccuWeather: Cloudy, Damp Kickoff to the Holiday Weekend
Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says more showers move in Saturday, but most of the weekend will be dry.
Sources: 3 people being questioned in murder of 85-year-old woman in East Mt. Airy
Sources tell Action News that detectives are questioning three people in connection to the murder of an 85-year-old woman found in her East Mt. Airy home earlier this week.

Valley Center Little League All-Stars play on the road to Williamsport

The road to Williamsport begins at a dusty Paula Haskell Field for the Valley Center Little League District 31 Majors (11- to 12-year-olds) All-Stars....more»

VC Lacrosse Foundation elects new Executive Board members

Are you ready for some lacrosse action? The fall season is coming alright, but before it does, time to take care of business. The Valley Center Lacrosse Foundation was scheduled to conduct its annual ...more»

VC’s Morgan Leigh and band are getting around

Editor’s note: Valley Center’s very own Morgan Leigh and her band have become one of Southern California’s most buzzworthy, up-and-coming, high-energy country bands....more»

Take time to reflect upon your garden

As I finally inspected my own summer fruit crop and realized that I needed to spend some time in my garden, I decided that this article would be about garden reflections....more»

40 years ago, June 2, 1975: Hold on to your hat, podner. The Wild, Wild West is coming Western Days was scheduled for the weekend with most of the "biggie event" scheduled for Saturday....more»

Baseball skills camp at Valley Center High School for ages 7-to-14

Valley Center High School's Jaguar Baseball program will host the 2nd Annual Baseball Skills Camp on Friday, February 20 and Saturday, February 21 at the VCHS Varsity Baseball Field....more»

Local author recognized with Moonbeam award

Local author Dare Delano was recognized last weekend when she was awarded the Gold Medal for best children’s chapter book of 2014 by the Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards for her recently released ...more»

J.J. Cale – Valley Center’s musical legend

Longtime Valley Center resident J.J. Cale was noted as one of the lowest-profile rock and roll legends that could ever be found. Born December 5, 1938 in Oklahoma City, Cale was raised in Tulsa....more»

Tiger touts progress as new romance reported
Tiger Woods expects some improvements, however slight, in his game when the PGA Greenbrier Classic begins Thursday even as he was romantically linked to a rival's ex-wife on Wednesday. Obviously, that's not saying much," Woods said...
Love, Butler among free agents agreeing on deals to stay put
(Reuters) - Kevin Love and Jimmy Butler, two of the biggest names in the NBA free agent market that opened on Wednesday, cut the suspense and agreed to deals to remain with their teams. Butler said he was remaining with the Chicago Bulls, while Love announced on the Players Tribute that he was re-signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers to join LeBron James in pursuit of NBA titles with a five-year deal worth a reported $110 million...
Former University of Illinois women basketball players file suit against school
(Reuters) - Seven former players from the University of Illinois women's basketball team on Wednesday filed a federal lawsuit that accuses the school's head coach and a former assistant of creating a racially hostile environment...
Judge upholds ex-NFL star Hernandez' murder conviction
A Massachusetts judge on Wednesday rejected a request by lawyers for former National Football League player Aaron Hernandez to overturn his conviction for the 2013 murder of an acquaintance. A jury in April found Hernandez guilty of murdering semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd at a North Attleborough, industrial park not far from Hernandez's home...

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.
image» Read the latest print edition online in its entirety. Browse stories and ads page by page.

» Check out our paper format and subscribe.

» Download the app for iPhone and Android.

» Sign-up for our daily e-mail news blasts.