AN EXHIBITION CHANGE AT THE 29 PALMS ART GALLERY

Twentynine Palms Artists’ Guild announces a change in the 2014-2015 Exhibition Schedule for 29 Palms Art Gallery. The November show will now include a Guild Members room for exhibiting works from November 5 through November 30. The originally scheduled Art by tattoo artists show has been cancelled. Instead, the Tanner

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR IN CONCERT THURSDAY

The famed Twentynine Palms High School Choir will perform this Thursday. ROP Broadcast student Breanna Panzarella has details… The same choir that was invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City will be performing in a concert for the community. The Twentynine Palms High School Select Choir will

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

In Twentynine Palms High School Lady Cats versus the Yucca Valley High School Lady Trojans volleyball Monday, the Lady Cats won in three sets. Twentynine Palms High School Coach Missy Franz said all girls saw play time. The Lady Cats were led by senior Hanna Beard with six kills. Courtney

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A SERIES OF SMALL EARTHQUAKES RATTLE THE DESERT REGION

A series of small earthquakes rattled our desert region over the weekend. The US Geological Survey reports two rumbled nearby Saturday; a magnitude 3.2 earthquake struck about 10 miles northwest of Desert Hot Springs at 2:02 p.m., and a 2.9 near Anza just before noon. Then Sunday, a magnitude 3.3

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SUPERVISOR RAMOS TO ADDRESS MORONGO BASIN MAC MEETING TONIGHT

Third District Supervisor James Ramos pays a visit to the Morongo Basin MAC this week. Reporter Dan Stork tells what the supervisor will talk about, and what else is planned for the meeting… The featured speaker at the October 13 meeting of the Morongo Basin Municipal Advisory Council will be

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FAIR HOUSING BOARD MEETS IN JOSHUA TREE TOMORROW

Race, disability, or other personal characteristics should not limit your options when choosing a place to live. Join the Inland Fair Housing and Mediation Board tomorrow, Tuesday, October 14, from 10 to noon for a free informative workshop. The workshop will be held at the Morongo Basin station of the

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FREE ENTERTAINMENT SATURDAY FOR PIONEER DAYS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

This Saturday is the big Pioneer Days parade in Twentynine Palms. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says free entertainment follows the parade at Luckie Park… Three local bands will provide live musical entertainment during the Pioneer Days festivities all afternoon on Saturday, October 18. Performing from noon to three p.m. is

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MORONGO BASIN UNITY HOME MASQUERADE BALL THIS SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Unity Home will hold a masquerade party Saturday, October 18. The event includes food, drinks, contests, a silent auction, and a chance to win prizes. The John Waybrant Band will provide music. Tickets are $20. The masquerade party will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. at

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STROKE AWARENESS SEMINAR TUESDAY AT HI-DESERT MEDICAL CENTER

The danger of stroke is persistent and knowing what to do is important. The Hi-Desert Medical Center will present a free stroke awareness seminar Thursday. Reporter Caitlin Logan tells you how to register… When a stroke occurs, seconds matter. That’s why it’s good to know that Hi-Desert Medical Center has

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL BAND SWEEPS THE COMPETITION AT HIGH DESERT FIELD SHOW

The Yucca Valley High School marching band traveled to Barstow High School to participate in the 30th Annual High Desert Field Show Tournament on Saturday, October 11. The band swept their class taking sweepstakes (first place) in all categories: music, auxiliary and percussion. They also came away from the tournament

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES FORUM, PART 2 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by Z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard two-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and one-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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MORONGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT CELEBRATES NATIONAL SCHOOL LUNCH WEEK

To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 30 million children it serves every day, Morongo Unified School District schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 13 through 17. Created by President John F. Kennedy in 1962, National School Lunch Week is a weeklong celebration of the

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TWENTYNINE LIBRARY TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL TEEN READ WEEK

During Teen Read Week, October 12-18, teens are invited to the Twentynine Palms Library to guess which book is inside the jar at the circulation desk. Correct guesses will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a gift card. Each participant will also receive a free book.

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SOCCER SEASON COMING TO TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Soccer season is coming up at Twentynine Palms High School. ROP Broadcast student Chris White says players are being recruited…

Soccer season is coming up for the Twentynine Palms high school. As for all sports, you must have a physical on file before participating in anything. For those of you

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School varsity football won their first league game this past Friday against Desert Mirage, 23-16. The game went into double overtime and the Trojans’ defense stepped up in the end to seal the victory. The Trojans were down after the first half, but William Perrance came

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A FATAL CAR VERSUS PEDESTRIAN CRASH IN TWENTYNINE PALMS LAST NIGHT

A Twentynine Palms woman was killed last night when she was struck by a car as she was crossing Highway 62 in Twentynine Palms. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Matthew Yost, Agnes Quitano, 19, was crossing Highway 62 near Mission Avenue in the middle of the block about 6:45 p.m. when

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AN ARREST FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A Joshua Tree man was arrested late Wednesday night after threatening his mother and his ex-girlfriend. According to a Sheriff’s report, about 5 p.m. deputies were called about an argument in the 4500 block of Avenida del Sol. The caller said Thomas Pratt, 20, was angry and yelling and grabbed

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AFTER COURT FOR BURGLARY, MAN STEALS FROM WAL-MART

Less than a week after a Landers man was in court for burglary, he was arrested again Wednesday for stealing at Walmart. According to a Sheriff’s report, Walmart security called deputies about 2:50 p.m. to report that a man, later identified as Daniel Haverty, 18, was using a knife to

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL FORUM, PART 1 OF 2

The six candidates for three seats on the Twentynine Palms City Council participated in a forum sponsored by z107.7 News at Theatre 29 on Thursday evening. A full house heard 2-minute opening and closing statements from each candidate, and 1-minute responses to 12 questions posed by moderator Gary Daigneault. Reporter

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CEMETERY BOARD HEARS DISAGREEMENT OVER NEW RULES

The Twentynine Palms Cemetery Board of Trustees met last night in what became a very heated discussion over of new rules on what can and cannot be placed on grave sites. Residents present all spoke against the policies regarding the color of rocks, number and height of items placed, and

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