Wednesday, July 09, 2014 • 10:12

Emergency Calls June 25 - 30

June 25 - Medical aid on Lilac Road. Fall patient with knee injury. Patient remained against medical advice. - Traffic collision near the intersection of Valley Center Road and Mira De Valle....more»

Valley Center veteran Vosberg remembered well

Jack A. Vosberg was an admired and well-recognized pillar of the community. He moved to the area in the late 1950s. He was an avocado grower and owned an eight-acre grove in Valley Center....more»

Keeping the Fourth of July fun, safe for all

As the Fourth of July approaches, officials in San Diego County are reminding residents that fireworks are illegal unless at a professionally run, licensed show....more»

VC Fire Board discusses fiscal year budget

The Valley Center Fire Protection District at its June 19 meeting began with President Weaver Simonsen addressing comments. Jon Landen, member of the Risk Assessment Subcommittee, requested the Board ...more»

Church News, July 3rd-July 9th, 2014

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 from June 26th-July 2nd

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»

6 dead, 4 children, in suburban Houston shooting
SPRING, Texas (AP) — A father opened fire at a suburban Houston home Wednesday, killing four of his children as well as two adults who were with them, and critically wounding his 15-year-old daughter, authorities said...
New form of U.S. healthcare saves money, improves quality, one insurer finds
By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - In one of the largest tests of a novel way to deliver and pay for healthcare, insurer CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield announced on Thursday that 1.1 million people receiving care through its "patient-centered medical homes" last year were hospitalized less often and stayed for fewer days compared to patients in traditional fee-for-service care...
Today in History
Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year.
AccuWeather: Spotty Storms Tonight, then Less Humid
Meteorologist Cecily Tynan is tracking more comfortable air moving in.
6 dead including 4 kids in suburban Houston shooting
A man involved in a domestic dispute opened fire at a suburban Houston home Wednesday evening, killing six people, four of them children, and wounding one woman, authorities said.
Police: Woman sexually assaulted in Germantown barricade
Police responding to a barricade situation in Germantown, found a woman inside an apartment tied up and sexually assaulted.
Woman, 91, bites suspect in Cobbs Creek burglary
When a 91-year-old woman walked in on two men burglarizing her Cobbs Creek home, police say the suspects attacked her but the victim fought back, at one point biting one of the assailants.
Suspect in Houston-area shooting surrenders: police
(Reuters) - The man suspected of a shooting spree that left six people dead and another in critical condition has surrendered to police in the Houston suburb of Spring, a police constable told reporters...

Latin American soccer league invites all to participate

The Latin American Soccer League extends an invitation to all to form teams and come out for competition. Soccer is taking on a new interest in the U....more»

Local brothers to represent USA in baseball championships

Brothers Baranowski, Ryan, 14, and Riley, 13, will help represent the United States in the prestigious 15 and under Baseball World Championships held for the 33rd year, this time in Hawaii....more»

Bastille Day remembered

July 14 is Bastille Day, France’s version of Independence Day. Not only is it a national holiday for France, but the story behind the French Revolution is a symbol of what happens when big government ...more»


Tony Gwynn used his status as a local hero to get away with good rather than to get away with bad. Because Tony Gwynn was Tony Gwynn, he could put the long-term interests of the San Diego State University ...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»

10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos
Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.
Sterling lashes out at wife in trial over $2 bln Clippers sale
By Eric Kelsey LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lashed out at his estranged wife following her court testimony on Wednesday in a trial over the $2 billion sale of the NBA team...
L.A. Dodgers must pay $15 million to baseball fan beaten at stadium
By Dana Feldman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A jury on Wednesday found the Los Angeles Dodgers negligent in a 2011 assault on a fan at their stadium that left him permanently disabled, ordering the team to pay some $15 million in civil damages but clearing the former club owner of liability...
National Football League roundup
(The Sports Xchange) - Washington Redskins safety Tanard Jackson was suspended indefinitely again for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, the league announced Wednesday. The Redskins had just brought him back this offseason when he was reinstated in May...

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.

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.
— Download the app for Android.
— Sign-up for our daily e-mail news blasts.

Valley Center Oil Crop