TWO JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS ARRESTED FOR ATTEMPTED ROBBERY…. OF SHOES

Two students at Twentynine Palms Junior High were arrested for attempted robbery when they tried to steal another student’s shoes. According to a Sheriff’s report, the victim reported shortly before 2 p.m. that he was confronted by two students who wanted his Jordan shoes. When the victim refused to give

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STATE SENATOR FULLER NAMED LEGISLATOR OF THE YEAR

Senate Republican Leader Jean Fuller, who represents the Morongo Basin, was honored last week as the Outstanding Legislator of the Year by the California School Boards Association. The Morongo Unified School District nominated Fuller for the award based on her years of dedicated public service and commitment to education. Prior

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH CONCERT TONIGHT

The Twentynine Palms Junior High School music department will hold a concert tonight, Tuesday, December 8. Performing will be the beginning band, choir, advanced band, and featured soloists. The free concert will be held in the junior high gym starting at 6 p.m. Admission is free.

ELKS FREE THROW SHOOTING COMPETITION FOR AGES 8-13 THIS SUNDAY

Twentynine Palms competition for the annual Elks National Free Throw Shooting contest for youngsters age 8 through 13 will be held at the Twentynine Palms Junior High School gym this Sunday, December 6, at noon. Over three million youngsters from throughout the country entered last year’s competition for boys and

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MORONGO UNIFIED SCHOOL BOARD MEETS TONIGHT

The Morongo Unified School District Board meets in regular session tonight. Reporter David Haldane checks the agenda… The Morongo Unified School District Board of Education will begin its meeting at 7 p.m. tonight by recognizing six students from area schools in honor of National Disabilities Awareness Month. Later, the board

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CYBER PATRIOTS AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Twentynine Palms High School and Twentynine Palms Junior High School will be participating in the CyberPatriot’s National Youth Cyber Defense competition. This is the first time the Twentynine Palms schools will be competing. CyberPatriot was created by the Air Force Association to inspire high school and middle school students toward

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TWO STATE AWARDS FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL

Twentynine Palms Junior High School is the recipient of two recent state awards. Reporter Dan Stork tells how the recognition was earned…

On May 22, Tom Torlakson, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, presented a four-member team from Twentynine Palms Junior High School with two prestigious awards. Twentynine Palms Junior High

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH MUSIC SCHOOL CONCERT TONIGHT, HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT TOMORROW

Twentynine Palms High School will highlight their music department in concert tomorrow night. Reporter Taylor Thacker has your invitation…

The Twentynine Palms High School music department will present their final concert of the school year on Thursday, May 28th with performances by the Select Choir, Concert Choir, and Symphonic Band.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL PLAY OPENS

The Twentynine Palms Junior High School drama club presents its spring play. Reporter Rebecca Havely has the details…

Cindy Ross directs a play by Jen McVetty, “Little Red and Her Riding Hoods,” a motorcycle gang made up of angry stage hands at a local theater. The gang decides they’ve

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STANDING ROOM ONLY AT SCHOOL DISTRICT SCIENCE FAIR, 11 WINNERS NAMED

Twentynine Palms Junior High School hosted a standing-room-only crowd for the annual Morongo Unified School District Science Fair Tuesday night. Reporter Dan Stork celebrates the winners… Megan Pfau and Lori Anderson, the MUSD Science Fair coordinators, presented the medals and ribbons to the Science Fair contestants on Tuesday, February 24.

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PARENT VISITATION AT TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL THIS WEEK

At the Twentynine Palms Junior High School, parent visitation days will be the last two days of the month this year. On Thursday, October 30, parents can come visit A-day classes. On Friday, October 31, parents can visit B-day classes. They shall do this for each last A-day and B-day

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SCHOOL CUSTODIAN PLEADS GUILTY: CHILD PORNOGRAPHY, MOLESTATION

Matthew Frazer, 39, of Yucca Valley, as part of a plea bargain, pleaded guilty to one count of distribution of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography yesterday. Frazer had faced a mandatory minimum sentence of five years for the distribution charge and 30 years for guilty

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CUSTODIAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CHILD PORN CHARGES

A Morongo Unified school custodian pleaded guilty today to Federal charges that he sexually abused a child over a period of several years and then posted the molestations online, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney’s office.

Matthew Frazer, 39, of Yucca Valley, as part of a plea

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC DEPARTMENT SPRING CONCERT TONIGHT

The Twentynine Palms Junior High School Music Department, under the direction of Dr. Kelly Corbin, will be putting on their Spring End of the Year Concert at the school tonight. Corbin urges residents to “Come out and support live music and it will be sure to amaze you.” The concert

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL DRAMA CLUB OFFERS ONE-ACT COMEDY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY

After remaining inactive for almost four years, the Twentynine Palms Junior High School Drama Club will present the one-act comedy, Bad Auditions by Bad Actors, by Ian McWethy. Club Advisor and Director Cindy Ross said, “There are only two nights to catch this side-splitting show, this Thursday and Friday, May

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