Saturday, May 23, 2015 • 01:47
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Do you remember…?

40 years ago, May 22, 1975: Questioning the school superintendent's Ph.D. Valley Center schools superintendent Dan Fischer called for a town meeting that week in the elementary school multipurpose room....more»
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What Veterans Mean to Me

Editor's Note: Valley Center High School's Connor Head was one of four winners of Veterans Association of North County (VANC) 2015 scholarships to North County San Diego Students....more»
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Small town pride and Western Days

THE VIEW FROM HERE

The view from here is joyful. As my daughter and I were volunteering by grooming horses at Falcon Ridge Equine Rescue this weekend, I couldn't help but let my mind wander about this wonderful town....more»
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Local couple achieved political immortality in 2000 hanging presidential chad debacle

Fittingly obscured by the passage of time, and a long private driveway off Valley Center Road, a transcendental historical anomaly quietly passes time....more»

Do you remember…?

40 years ago, May 15, 1975: No walk on the beach for town this week A lot of challenging news hit the front page of the Roadrunner in this edition....more»

The sad and bloody story of the Hell Hole killings of 1906

Editor's note: This telling of the sad and bloody tale has become a kind of Palomar Country tradition. Welda Johnson originally wrote this story in the early 1980s for legendary Roadrunner owner-publisher-editor-captain Van Quackenbush....more»
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Support your Valley Roadrunner or get what you paid for

Let's face it. A lot is going on around Palomar country and Valley Center. Longtime residents and newcomers moving to the area want to hear about what's going on around town....more»

Do you remember…?

40 years ago, May 8, 1975: Survey time for Valley Center parks and rec The planning committee of the Valley Center Community School/Recreation Corp....more»
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VIEW FROM THE 75TH DISTRICT

One small step makes big difference for farmers

As most of you know, Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown recently mandated cutbacks in water use throughout the state, with agriculture exempted. Unfortunately, the order was initially being interpreted in a way that would subject farmers receiving water from municipal or "urban" water districts to cuts not being imposed on farmers served by "agricultural" water districts....more»
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Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians applauds California Legislature for historic first vote on Internet poker

(Editor's Note: Chairman Bo Mazzetti issued the following statement after Assembly Bill 431 (Gray) passed the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee by a vote of 20-0....more»