Trustee Resigns From ETUSD Board

Trustee Resigns From ETUSD Board

Breaking News:

As we go to press, a short statement has been received thanking Cathy Wallace for her five years of service with the troubled El Tejon Unified School District Board of Trustees.

Wallace co-pastors …

Teen Beat Reporters Meet New Principal

Teen Beat Reporters Meet New Principal

By Tony Levesque, TeenBeat

At a time when every school in the Mountain Communities, including Gorman Elementary, has lost its principal (with the exception of Pine Mountain Learning Center), it was good to meet the …

Update: ‘Save Fort Tejon’ Needs Your Votes

Update: 'Save Fort Tejon' Needs Your Votes

Fort Tejon State Historic Park, central to the settlement of the Mountain Communities in the 1850s and a key site in California’s history, is also critical to this area’s ecotourism future. The park and its …

Schimmel Sentenced In Baby Son’s Death

Schimmel Sentenced In Baby Son's Death

Reported by Alex Wilson and Gary Meyer

After 995 days in jail, Jayson Schimmel, 35 of Lockwood Valley was sentenced July 18 for the March, 2009 murder of his infant son, Steven.

Ventura County Superior …

FMHS Booster Line

FMHS Booster Line

Events– Picnic and a Movie: Join us for our second Family Movie Night at the FMHS football field Saturday, July 30 for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Tickets are $5 and …

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Junior Rodeo Stars Romp in Lebec Event

Reported by Ritchie Copenhaver

In two days of rip-snortin’ excitement, youth rodeo athletes from age 2 (the ‘Little Britches’ with stick horses) to 18 romped through 26 junior rodeo events in Lebec on July 9-10. ...

Arsenic Reported In Pine Mtn Well

By Gary Meyer

Mil Potrero Mutual Water Company (MPMWC) has reported levels of arsenic in one of its wells above the drinking water standards set by the State of California.

According to MPMWC General Manager ...