TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TEAMS SCRIMMAGE

The Twentynine Palms High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will scrimmage against Palm Desert High School at 3:30 today. The girls will play at home; the boys will travel to Palm Desert.

GRAND OPENING OF TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES TODAY

Twentynine Palms High School will be celebrating the grand opening of its new administrative complex today at 5:00 p.m. Site staff will be conducting a tour of the new facility at that time and highlighting various parts of the modernization that took place during the project. The facility features centralized

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STUDENT BRINGS MARIJUANA COOKIES TO TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

A high-school student was arrested Monday after she was found with marijuana cookies. According to a Sheriff’s report, the 15-year-old girl, who was not identified due to her age, said she found a box of cookies on the Twentynine Palms High School campus. She told the deputy that when she

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GRAND OPENING OF TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES WEDNESDAY

The construction of new administration offices at Twentynine Palms High School suffered through lengthy delays. But Reporter Dan Stork says that’s all in the past, and the school wants to celebrate its new facility… Twentynine Palms High School will be celebrating the grand opening of its new administrative complex on

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TWENTYNINE PALMS BEATS YUCCA VALLEY IN BATTLE OF THE BELL

For the tenth consecutive season, the Twentynine Palms varsity Wildcats kept their hands on the “Bell” in the 48th annual Kiwanis Club’s Hi-Desert Championship game, known to all as the “Battle of the Bell.” Leading 27 to 20 after the first half, the ’Cats scored 20 unanswered second half points,

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47TH ANNUAL “BATTLE OF THE BELL” FOOTBALL GAME TONIGHT

Tonight is the 47th Battle of The Bell football game, in which cross-basin rivals—the Yucca Valley High School Trojans and the Twentynine Palms High School Wildcats—go head to head for not just bragging rights, but for the all-important league placement. Tonight’s annual high school tradition will decide not only who

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SERVICES SET FOR RICHARD CASEY OF TWENTYNINE PALMS

Richard Alan Casey of Twentynine Palms, died October 20 from an aggressive form of melanoma. He was 53 years old. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Dana Casey; children Andrew Casey, and Samantha Casey-Lane and son-in-law Mark Lane, of Las Vegas; parents Andy and Mary Casey of

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

The Yucca Valley High School Lady Trojan volleyball team played their final match of the season Wednesday night in Twentynine Palms. The varsity came up short in four sets. Coach Matt Jennings said leading the team were seniors Ashley Priest with 19 kills, eight blocks; Haley Rayburn with 10 kills

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HONORS FOR A TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER

A Twentynine Palms English teacher will be honored by the Journalism Education Association in a ceremony Saturday in Washington, D.C. Michael Fontana, an English teacher, yearbook advisor, and baseball coach at Twentynine Palms High School, has achieved national recognition as a Certified Journalism Educator and will be honored at the

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School and Yucca Valley High School girls’ volleyball teams will play each other in Yucca Valley. First serve is at 4:30.

 

The Yucca Valley High School girls’ varsity tennis team will start their playoff run tomorrow, on Wednesday,

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CHEERLEADING IS A SPORT, SAYS AN ROP BROADCAST STUDENT

Don’t tell Twentynine Palms High School cheerleader Danielle Leon that cheerleaders aren’t athletes. The ROP Broadcasting student states her case… Many people are skeptic about cheerleading being a real sport. The American Association of Cheerleading and Administrations states, “Today, cheerleading involves skills which require the strength of football, the grace

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS REPORT

In a tough defensive battle, the Twentynine Palms High School Wildcats football team gave up a special team’s score and an interception return, to fall to visiting Desert Mirage High School 13-7 in De Anza league play. Both teams played tremendous defense on the evening as each team was held

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School volleyball team will travel away to Desert Mirage High School. First serve is at 4:30.

TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL POTATO DINNER AND CAKE AUCTION THIS WEEK

You say potato, I say cake! The Twentynine Palms High School AVID program is holding its annual potato dinner and cake auction fundraiser on Wednesday, November 5. For $6, you get a baked potato with all the toppings you could want, even extra bacon. The dinner and cake auction will

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Wednesday and Thursday, the De Anza League girls’ tennis finals were held at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. Senior Jasmine Smith of Twentynine Palms took second place. In doubles, it was all Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms. Gold medals were awarded to Yucca Valley’s Dawn Rich and Mariah Goddard. Their teammates,

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

The Yucca Valley Lady Trojan volleyball team travelled to Rancho Mirage High School to take on the Rattlers. The varsity team beat them, 3-1, head Coach Matt Jennings said. Leading the team were Ashley Priest, serving 16 for 17 with six aces,12 kills, and four blocks; Haley Rayburn with seven

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OTHER HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

The Yucca Valley High School varsity tennis team beat Rancho Mirage High School 11-7 and took the league championship with a record of 12-0 for the season. In singles, Carrie Scofield went 1-2, Rachel Green 1-2, and Miranda Green 1-2. In doubles, Aimee Frank and Cionne Lonergan were 3-0; Dawn

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULE

The Yucca Valley Lady Trojans Volleyball team played Shadow Hills High School yesterday. The varsity team lost 1-3. Leading the team were Ashley Priest, with seven kills and one block; Haley Rayburn, three kills and two blocks; Becky Messaros. 13 for 13 serving with seven assists; Jade Adair, 10 assists

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HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School Varsity Trojan football team lost 27-48 to Rancho Mirage Friday night. Coach Andrew Amosa said the Trojans were led by William Perrance with 141 yards rushing and two touchdowns. Creston Cole also had 141 yards rushing with a touchdown, and Tommy Geiger had a rush

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ALL THREE LOCAL HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAMS AT HOME TONIGHT

Morongo Basin residents will be able to watch all three local high schools play football at home tonight. It’s homecoming in Twentynine Palms, and the Wildcats will host the Desert Hot Springs Golden Eagles at home on the junior high football field.

The Yucca Valley High School Trojan football team

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