Free Patriotic Veterans Day concert Nov. 12 at Maxine Theater

The Valley Center/Pauma Music Boosters are presenting the Veterans Day free annual patriotic concert at the Maxine Theater on Monday, November 12 at 1 p.m. This popular concert is now an annual VC tradition and features the award-winning Valley Center Middle and High School Choirs, Concert Bands, Jazz Bands, and Marching Band in a festive salute to the armed forces.  […]

Measure SS vote could determine VC’s fate for decades


On November 6, 2018, citizens of Valley Center will determine the course of the fire department and, indeed, the community of Valley Center for possibly decades to come. While this may sound overly dramatic, nothing is further from the truth. Let me explain. In 2013, the VCFPD Board of Directors was presented with a proposed contract from CalFire. That contract […]

Firefighters, schools practice earthquake response

Valley Center firefighters and the various school campuses observed the Great American Shakeout last week with drop ‘n roll exercises and evacuation drills  Fire Marshal Mike Shore told The Roadrunner, “The drill went well, it went well everywhere. Principal Stephanie McEntire of the Elementary School got the award for getting everyone out the fastest. She did it within five minutes. […]