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Beloved 17-year-old killed in crash was everyone's 'best friend'  Visalia Times-Delta

Hundreds attended a candlelight vigil celebrating the life and memory of Dana Kennedy on June 23. The 17-year-old Mt. Whitney student's life was cut tragically ...



VUSD just announced its new principal lineup. Will your school see a new face next fall?  Visalia Times-Delta

School board members appointed new principals at six Visalia elementary and middle school campuses.



Racism is the 'normal' on Visalia campuses, students tell ACLU  Visalia Times-Delta

We have Ku-Klux-Klan and Nazis supporting the president...It's allowing blatant racism to come out in ways that are shocking and dangerous.”



El Diamante High School Head Football Coach Mark Rogers announces retirement  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. VISALIA – El Diamante High School is sad to announce that veteran Head Football Coach Mark Rogers will retire effective immediately due ...



Board members had been 'working on' ousting Oto, ask new leader to move VUSD forward  Visalia Times-Delta

Todd Oto is out. A crowd of supporters — numbering in the dozens —couldn't save the superintendent's job. They chanted "you're making a mistake" as the ...



Students, teachers, parents say board made mistake ousting Dr. Todd Oto  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN. VISALIA – Dr. Todd Oto will finish out his 32-year career with the Visalia Unified School District this June after being ...



What does a $105 million bond look like in your neck of the woods? Here's a snapshot  Visalia Times-Delta

It's helpful to understand what Measure A means to property owners. Up until now, VUSD officials have used outdated numbers to campaign for the bond.



Valley Oak principal resigns, VUSD begins search for new leader  Visalia Times-Delta

Just days before the school year begins, Visalia Unified School District administrators will begin the process to search for the new leader of Valley Oak Middle ...



Boy arrested after allegedly threatening to shoot up El Diamante High  Fresno Bee

A boy was arrested October 26 after making threats to fire a weapon at El Diamante High School in Visalia.



New year means new campus, principal at Goshen Elementary  Visalia Times-Delta

While most Visalia students left their classrooms ready for summer break at the start of June, the consensus was different at Goshen Elementary. For the more ...



From smartest of Valley high school minds, here are the Academic Decathlon winners  Fresno Bee

Hundreds of central San Joaquin Valley high school students spent the weekend showing just how smart they are for their age. The 37th annual Academic ...



Student access to arts education growing in California, Visalia  Visalia Times-Delta

Student access to arts education in California is growing, but the state isn't where it needs to be, according to a recently completed project by California's ...



High school students make their case at Tulare County Mock Trial competition  Foothills Sun Gazette

Tulare County Office of Education's Annual Mock Trial competition begins this week for 16 high school teams. @TheSunGazette. TULARE COUNTY – A ...



Attending a graduation? Make sure you don't miss it with this list  Visalia Times-Delta

Here's a list of local graduation and promotion ceremony dates, locations and start times to make sure you don't miss your graduate's big day.



Some victims of Colorado River boat collision were from Visalia, Tulare  Visalia Times-Delta

Chrisi Lewis, 51, of Visalia, is one of the confirmed victims of the collision on the Colorado River.



Local graduation round-up  Visalia Times-Delta

With four weeks left in the academic school year, students are gearing up for the next step in their lives. This year, College of the Sequoias kicks off graduation ...



Worlds clash in 'Once on This Island'  Foothills Sun Gazette

Office of Education Theater Company performs Broadway adaptation of Little Mermaid fairy tale April 11-13. @TheSunGazette. TULARE COUNTY – This month, ...



Golden West begins tournament in honor of former student  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN. VISALIA – Every parent's fear is that their child will be forgotten. In Debbie Tuttle-Williams case it is a constant fear that her son ...



Candy Cane Lane lights up downtown Visalia on Monday night  Visalia Times-Delta

The 73rd Annual Candy Cane Lane Parade will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday in downtown Visalia.



Tippit ‘died for the love of the game,’ says mother  Visalia Times-Delta

The death of Jayce Tippit shocked a school — a community, really. At 17, with the fear of being suspended from the El Diamante High School football team he ...



Student or athlete? Parents in Calif. school seek end to mandatory weight training  USA TODAY High School Sports

Ethan Cochran, a senior at El Diamante (Visalia. Calif.) High School, is a model student. The bright, well-mannered teenager has steadily maintained a 4.25 ...



This Teen From A Small Town Turns Her Mother's Quest for Cancer Care Into a Podcast  Valley Public Radio

This year, National Public Radio asked students and teachers to put on some headphones, grab microphones and turn stories into sound, all for NPR's first.



List of Memorial Day events throughout the Valley  KFSN-TV

MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS: Here's a list of Memorial Day events going on this weekend in the Valley.



GHHS wins TC AcDec again | News  Porterville Recorder

Grizzlies victorious for third straight yearFor the third consecutive year and 12th time in the last 15 years, the Granite Hills High School Academic Decathlon team ...



Roundup: Miners hire 3 new coaches  Visalia Times-Delta

Three new coaches will be roaming their respective sidelines next season for El Diamante High School. Jerome Guzman was hired as the Miners' new boys ...



A principal shakeup at Visalia schools  Visalia Times-Delta

For upcoming school year, three principal vacancies at district middle schools and all new faces at four high schools.



TCOE play finds magic in a bottle  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. TULARE COUNTY – This month, the Tulare County Office of Education will perform Aladdin JR. The musical is based on the 1992 Academy ...



Hanford HS choir heads to CMEA fest | Local | hanfordsentinel.com  Hanford Sentinel

HANFORD – Next month, the Hanford High School Chamber Singers are going to show everyone that choral singing is their forte.



Tulare County schools graduate students at higher rate than state  Foothills Sun Gazette

Tulare had highest district wide graduation rate in 2017; Strathmore schools graduated the highest percent of students. By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN.



Stan Taylor offers Visalia encore in June  Foothills Sun Gazette

Stan Taylor brings new sounds from his latest studio album to Visalia Fox after performing for fundraiser there on April 26. @TheSunGazette. VISALIA – Imagine ...



ACLU urges VUSD to address racism on campuses  Visalia Times-Delta

What started with a Redwood High School student wearing a Confederate battle flag sweatshirt to class has Visalia Unified School District reconsidering how it ...



Preps Notebook: Quality showing for locals at MLK showcase; BHS-Frontier set for big wrestling dual  The Bakersfield Californian

It was a solid showing for Kern County boys basketball programs on Monday at the MLK Showcase at El Diamante High School in Visalia.



The search continues for Raegan Heitzig, but for how long?  Visalia Times-Delta

"Our search efforts will not be completed until the last missing boater is accounted for."



Police: 14-year-old arrested in connection with robbery of autistic teen's bike  KMPH Fox 26

UPDATE: Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017--Visalia police have finally caught a 14-year-old who pushed a boy with autism off his bike and stole it from him.Police also ...



Six teachers to receive Crystal Apple Awards  Foothills Sun Gazette

Exeter, Visalia teachers will be presented with awards tonight, April 11. @TheSunGazette. VISALIA – Six local teachers will be honored with the Crystal Apple ...



Visalia Teen Idol returns for 14th year  Visalia Times-Delta

Annual back-to-school tradition, Visalia Teen Idol makes its return this week. Visalia Teen Idol, now in its 14th year, is a night of competition where 10 local teens ...



Tulare County Farm Bureau awards FFA jackets to 21 students  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. TULARE COUNTY – The Future Farmers of America (FFA) blue-corduroy jacket is a symbol of pride to the students who participate in the ...



Autism:‘Different, not less’  Visalia Times-Delta

With an increase in people with autism spectrum disorder, valley schools offer an increase diverse, specialized programs.



Volleyball Playoffs: Marauders fall short of goal | Sports  Porterville Recorder

El Diamante beats Monache 3-2 in quarterfinalsThe ferocity Monache High School volleyball came out with was a prime indication of just how close the CIF ...



Visalia soldier killed in car crash overseas  Visalia Times-Delta

Sgt. Tyler Vaughan, 22 of Visalia, died in a car crash while serving in Germany.



WUSD superintendant Drew Sorensen retires after 38 years in education, last six at Woodlake  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN. WOODLAKE – Come June 29, Woodlake Unified's current superintendent will be moving on from education. In his full 38 year ...



Gilroy steps into high expectations  Gilroy Dispatch

After going undefeated and winning its first-ever Central Coast Section championship, what can Gilroy High possibly do for an encore? What we do know is that ...



Visalia teen has hand infected by flesh eating bacteria  KFSN-TV

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- It was a nightmare of a situation for a 13-year-old Visalia teen who was infected with a flesh-eating bacteria-- possibly from his football ...



Magic Wheelchair team creates 'unimaginary' costume | Local  Hanford Sentinel

KINGSBURG – Jeff and Heather Dunn's youngest son, Ryker, was granted the opportunity to have an epic wheelchair designed for him by the nonprofit Magic ...



After a year and a half in retirement, Cody "Renegade" Gibson back at LFA 51, ready to enjoy the ride  My MMA News.com

Cody Gibson is calling it quits again, this time he is ending his retirement and stepping back into the cage to fight again. The past year and a half has been a ...



Tulare County Academic Decathlon Champions | News  Porterville Recorder

Granite Hills High School heading to StateVISALIA – What appeared at one point to be a neck-and-neck competition between two Tulare County schools ended ...



Woodlake Unified School District superintendent will retire in June  Kaweah Commonwealth

After nearly four decades in education, Woodlake Unified School District superintendent Drew Sorensen is set to retire as of June 30, 2018. Serving four years ...



Visalia comes out to honor a fallen soldier  KFSN-TV

VISALIA, Calif (KFSN) -- The remains of a 19-year-old Valley soldier killed in action are now back home in Visalia. Hundreds lined the streets to pay their ...



‘Birdland’ parents voice concern over new boundaries  Visalia Times-Delta

Parents of Fairview elementary have shown concern recently over new school boundaries.



Your Tulare County Halloween planner  Visalia Times-Delta

Here's your guide to the spookiest local Halloween haunting grounds.



Visalia soldier killed in Afghanistan  ABC30.com

VISALIA, Calif. (KFSN) -- Army Pfc. Keith Michael Williams was killed on Thursday by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan. The Visalia native was 19 ...



Bus driver dies after Tulare collision  Visalia Times-Delta

The Tulare County bus transit *service* mechanic rescued from a fiery bus involved in a two-vehicle wreck on Jan. 17 has died. His death makes the third fatality of ...



Celebrations for June 3  Visalia Times-Delta

Vince, you have grown to be a wonderful young man and truly special in your own way. You have great integrity and stay to true to your beliefs. Love, Grandpa ...



California bill will ban guns on campuses, period  Visalia Times-Delta

California State Assembly approved Assembly Bill 424, which will update California's Gun Free School Zones law to make schools truly "gun free."



FUSD pencils in new admin.  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Reggie Ellis. @Reggie_SGN. farmersville – Change is nothing new for a school district that has had five superintendents in the last six years.



Contractor sting exposes 19 unlicensed contractors  Visalia Times-Delta

Nineteen Valley residents posing as licensed contractors could face jail time and steep fines after the Contractors State License Board held a two-day sting in ...



Celebrations for the week of June 4  Visalia Times-Delta

Graduation / Isaac Gallardo. Redwood High School – 2016 — Congratulations! What a better way to end your Senior year, to win and be a part of Redwood High ...



Exchange student program enriches Tulare County  Visalia Times-Delta

What do foreign exchange students from former communist countries like about America? Americans smile a lot, have great fast food, and of course, there's ...



Over 800 athletes and 200 volunteers set to put on Special Olympics this Friday in Tulare  Foothills Sun Gazette

By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN. TULARE COUNTY – In two days, on Friday, April 27, the 2018 Special Olympics open. Over 800 athletes will showcase their ...



Visalian takes stage for Miss California Teen pageant  Foothills Sun Gazette

Representing the San Joaquin Valley, Kaitlyn Ward will contend for the Miss California Teen crown. By Patrick Dillon @PDillon_SGN. VISALIA – The contestants ...



Teen has flesh-eating bacteria, possibly from football helmet  KTRK-TV

It was a nightmare of a situation for a 13-year-old teen who was infected with a flesh-eating bacteria-- possibly from his football helmet.



Tulare Our Lady of Fatima Celebration begins Monday  Visalia Times-Delta

The 69th annual Tulare celebration honoring Our Lady of Fatima will begin with a novena and recitation of the Rosary at 7 p.m. Monday-Friday at St. Aloysius ...



Exeter, Woodlake students among 13 high school teams to play prosecution, defense at 2018 Mock Trail competition  Foothills Sun Gazette

@TheSunGazette. VISALIA – Students from Exeter and Woodlake were among 13 Tulare County high school teams to compete in the annual Tulare County ...



December Crime Watch | News  Porterville Recorder

November arrests were down quite a bit compared to October, according to the crime log provided by the PPD. There were six reported residential burglaries in ...



Medical Students Reach Out to Create a Healthier Valley  UC Merced University News

Six medical students, all with ties to the San Joaqui.



The journey beyond X’s and O’s: Clovis High’s Hammond works to shape young lives  Fresno Bee

The Independent continues a series on head football coaches in the Clovis Unified School District. Rich Hammond of Clovis High School is profiled today.



Dancing dreams come true  The Collegian

Former Bulldog Mackenzie Domingues is making her dreams come true this year with the Sacramento Kings' dance team. “This was my dream, and I was going ...



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