COLLEGE BASE PROGRAMS CLOSED JULY 1-3

Copper Mountain College’s Marine Base Programs office will be closed from July 1 through July 3 to move its office into a new facility. If you have any questions during the closure, call the Marine Base at 760-830-6133 or the Main Campus at 760-366-3791.

COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE BOARD MEET WITH THREE PUBLIC HEARINGS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board meets tomorrow. Reporter Mike Lipsitz explains the three public hearings on the agenda… The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees will open tomorrow’s 3 p.m. meeting with three public hearings. First topic will be the proposed tentative 2013-2014 Budget, followed by re-openers of contract negotiations

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HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER ACCEPTING NURSING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

Local students have an opportunity to receive a scholarship for two years of nursing training. Reporter Mike Lipsitz tells you how to apply…… The Hi-Desert Memorial Health Care District Foundation is accepting applications for the Martie Avels Nursing Scholarship which provides for courses and books for up to two years.

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SERVICES FRIDAY EVENING FOR CHRISTINE PROUDFOOT

Christine Proudfoot passed away on Monday. Christine first came to Twentynine Palms in 1961. She was married to Max, a retired Marine, for 60 years, has six sons and six grandchildren. A musician and teacher for most of her life, Christine Proudfoot was a very active member of the Friends

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APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR NURSING SCHOLARSHIPS

Copper Mountain College partners with the Hi-Desert Medical Center in training students to become nurses. After graduation, many of the new grads go to work at the hospital in Joshua Tree. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says the hospital’s foundation has a scholarship for a student who agrees to work at the

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE GOES TO SUMMER HOURS

Copper Mountain College announces its summer hours. Reporter Mike Lipsitz gives us the details… Summer hours go into effect at Copper Mountain College this week. The college will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and will be closed on Fridays. Regularly scheduled hours resume on

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NEW SUMMER HOURS AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE START MONDAY

Copper Mountain College will have new summer hours. As of Monday, the college will be open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will be closed on Fridays. CMC will resume its regularly scheduled hours on Monday August 5, 2013. In an effort to conserve energy as

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN NATIONAL DEBATE TOURNAMENTS

For the first time ever, two Copper Mountain College Speech and Debate team members qualified for two prestigious national tournaments. Matt Evans and Anthony Matthews traveled to Hutchinson, Kansas for the American Forensics Association – National Tournament of Excellence, and to the National Forensics Tournament in Huntington, West Virginia. To

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COPPER MOUNTAIN MESA BREAKFAST TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain Mesa Community Association will host their first Saturday breakfast tomorrow morning from 8 to 11 at the Center located at 65336 Winters Road in North Joshua Tree. All of your breakfast favorites will be served up with a healthy portion of good old fashioned neighborliness for $5

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT ARRESTED FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL ASSAULT

A Twentynine Palms High School senior, chosen just two weeks ago for the prestigious Copper Mountain College Foundation Greenleaf Scholarship, was arrested Thursday afternoon after school officials say he assaulted a younger student. According to a Sheriff’s press release, Aiden Blake Smith, 19, a resident of Twentynine Palms, punched a

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FOOD BANK MONDAY

The third Monday of the month is the day for most of the monthly distributions of surplus Federal food in the Morongo Basin. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the times and places…

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin

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FREE FEDERAL FOOD TO BE DISTRIBUTED MONDAY

Free federal surplus food will be given out this Monday, some of the locations have been changed. Reporter Dan Stork has the when and where…

The Community Action Partnership of San Bernardino will distribute surplus food to low-income residents of the Morongo Basin Monday, May 20. The locations and times

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE NETS $12,000 IN GOLF TOURNAMENT

The Copper Mountain College Foundation in partnership with Hi-Desert Memorial Health Care District held its Annual Scramble Golf Tournament on May 4 at the Desert Winds Golf Course aboard the Marine Air Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms. The 29th annual event hosted 110 golfers and raised over $12,000 for

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COPPER MOUNTIAN COLLEGE BOARD MEETS TOMORROW

The Copper Mountain College Board meets tomorrow afternoon. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says a policy on student dismissal and a code of ethics are on the agenda…

The Copper Mountain College Board of Trustees convenes in regular session at 3 o’clock tomorrow in the Bell Center’s Community Room. Following regular reports,

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE ALUMNI BARBEQUE FRIDAY

All Copper Mountain College students, alumni, and their families are invited to the 2nd Ever Alumni Association BBQ on Friday, May 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. in Alumni Courtyard, better known as Phase 3 at Copper Mountain College in Joshua Tree. This free event features BBQ from Bruce’s Coyote

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COPPER MOUNTAIN MESA BREAKFAST TOMORROW

It’s time for the monthly First Saturday Breakfast at the Copper Mountain Mesa Community Assoc. located at 65336 Winters Road in North Joshua Tree. All your breakfast favorites served up hot and tasty for $5. The volunteer staff adds an extra helping of friendliness to each plate at no extra

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ANNUAL COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE STUDENT ART SHOW OPEN TOMORROW

The annual Copper Mountain College Student Art show opens tomorrow with a reception set for Friday the 10th. Reporter Mike Lipsitz has details… At Copper Mountain College the public is invited to the 3rd Annual Student Art Show beginning May 1 and running through May 14. This event is FREE

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29TH ANNUAL COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE GOLF SCRAMBLE THIS SATURDAY

The 29th Annual Golf Scramble will be held at Desert Winds Golf Course aboard the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center on this Saturday. This annual tournament benefits the Copper Mountain College Foundation, which seeks to maximize educational opportunities within the community by supporting the college’s programs. Check-in starts at

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COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE DEBATE TEAM RAKING IN TROPHIES

The Copper Mountain College Speech and Debate team has been raking in trophies and kudos this year. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says two members have qualified for national competition…

At Copper Mountain College, the Speech and Debate team has been competing in tournaments all season with two standout debaters raking in

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JOB AND COMMUNITY RESOURCE FAIR AT COPPER MOUNTAIN COLLEGE TOMORROW

A Job Fair and Community Resource event at Copper Mountain College tomorrow. The County of San Bernardino Workforce Investment Board, along with Copper Mountain College, will be hosting a Job Fair and Community Resource event on Thursday at the Bell Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. If you have

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