MURDER IN THE TWENTYNINE PALMS LIBRARY THIS FRIDAY

Get ready for a “Murder in the Library” at the Twentynine Palms Library this Friday, November 14, at 6:30 p.m. Library Mystery Theater is improvisational and interactive. During the performance, audience members will become master sleuths, watching a radio show production and ensuing shenanigans, and then combing the library for

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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 ART GALLERY RECEPTION TONIGHT, WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND

Local artists Shea Cline, Tanner McGuire, and Guild members will be showing new work in November at the historic Twentynine Palms Art Gallery. A special evening reception and artist talk will be held on Friday, Nov. 7, from 5 to 8 p.m. to celebrate the opening of the show at

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FREE MEAL IN TWENTYNINE PALMS TOMORROW

St. Martin in the Field Episcopal Church will serve the free Food for Life meal tomorrow from 3 to 5 at the Little Church of the Desert Community Hall in Twentynine Palms. Food for Life is still looking for volunteers for cooking, setting up, serving, and cleaning up. If you

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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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INTERIM TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY MANAGER LEAVING

Following any election, there is a cascade of changes as government officials move on or move out. Reporter Dan Stork says that one local musical chairs exercise involves state, county, and city government… Chad Mayes’ victory in the 42nd Assembly District race leaves County Supervisor Janice Rutherford without a Chief

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CRAFTS AND BAKED GOODS AT THREE LOCAL CHURCHES THIS WEEKEND

Immanuel Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Twentynine Palms will hold its annual craft fair on Saturday, November 8, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. There will be handmade gift items, fall decorations, Christmas items, soup mixes and baked goods. The church is located at 6450 Stardune Avenue just off

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION TALKS ABOUT LIGHT AT AMBOY AND UTAH, HOTEL RESTAURANT

The Twentynine Palms Planning Commission met last night in a very short and sweet meeting, with only one action item on the agenda. In the public comment section, Karen Cole requested either a traffic or blinking light at the intersection of Utah Trail and Amboy Road, saying it’s a dangerous

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CAST NAMED FOR “SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD” AT THEATRE 29

Theater 29 announces the cast of “Shakespeare in Hollywood,” its final offering for the 2014 season. Sixteen veterans and newcomers were chosen for this hilarious Ken Ludwig farce. Reporter Rebecca Havely fills us in on the cast choices… The “Shakespeare in Hollywood” cast has been chosen by Director John Wright,

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THE UNIQUE TWENTYNINE PALMS WEED SHOW THIS WEEKEND

The annual Weed Show is a uniquely Twentynine Palms institution. Reporter Diana Jones says start getting your submissions ready for the event this weekend… This year’s theme for the Twentynine Palms Weed Show this weekend is All Rhyme, No Reason. This annual display features artistic arrangements of weeds, desert vegetation,

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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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TWENTYNINE PALMS CAR SHOW PLANNING MEETING TOMORROW

Plans are already in the works for the 2015 Twentynine Palms Chamber of Commerce Car Show and Street Fair. If you have ideas and suggestions on ways to make next year’s event even better, or if you are simply looking to get involved, please attend the Chamber’s planning meeting Wednesday,

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TWENTYNINE PALMS PLANNING COMMISSION LOOKS AT HOTEL WANTING TO ADD A RESTAURANT

The Twentynine Palms Planning Commission will deal with a permit for a motel restaurant at its next meeting. Reporter Dan Stork previews the agenda…

The lone discussion item on the agenda of the Twentynine Palms Planning Commission for November 4 is an update about conditions of approval for the Conditional

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WOMAN ARRESTED: CHASED AND HIT, ANOTHER WOMAN WITH HER CAR

A Twentynine Palms woman is behind bars, accused of deliberately hitting another woman with her car Saturday. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Alyssa Streets, 24, and Brittany Williams were at a party in Twentynine Palms when Williams allegedly took Streets’ cell phone and left the party shortly before 3 a.m.

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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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TWENTYNINE PALMS CEMETERY BOARD IN SPECIAL MEETING MONDAY

The Twentynine Palms Cemetery District will hold a special meeting 8:30 Monday morning. On the agenda, the board will discuss performance reviews for employees, and whether to add an additional regular employee to the cemetery staff. The meeting will be held at the cemetery office, 5350 Encelia Avenue in Twentynine

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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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DALE BASIN WATER DISTRICT MEETS

The Dale Basin Well Owners’ Association will hold their bi-annual meeting Sunday at 4 p.m. On the agenda is a discussion of the current water situation since the last meeting, an election of officers, and there will be a speaker who will give an update on water happenings in the

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USMC BIRTHDAY PAGEANT THURSDAY

The Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center will celebrate the Marine Corps’ 239th birthday Thursday, November 6, with a pageant of uniforms at Lance Corporal Torrey L. Gray Field on board the Marine base. Marines from the Combat Center’s Headquarters Battalion will dress in Marine Corps uniforms dating back from the

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