WINTER CRAFTS AND A HISTORICAL LECTURE AT THE HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

There will be an adult holiday craft session at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum in Yucca Valley tomorrow. Reporter Taylor Thacker tells you how to sign up… Join the Hi-Desert Nature Museum for a special holiday adult craft program on Wednesday, December 10, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Participants will

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULED

In high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School boys’ basketball team will travel away to Banning to play the Banning Broncos. Game time is 6:30 p.m.

The Yucca Valley High School girls’ basketball team will travel to San Jacinto; their game time is 6:30.

The Yucca Valley Trojan

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YUCCA VALLEY POWER OUTAGE CANCELLED

The planned Southern California Edison power outages in the Yucca Valley area that had been set for Tuesday, has been cancelled. Again, the power outages scheduled by Edison for Tuesday, December 9, has been cancelled.

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School boys’ basketball team will host Palm Desert High School at home.

The Twentynine Palms High School Wildcat boys’ basketball will host Citrus Valley High School at home. The Lady ’Cats will be in the second day of the

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TWO CONVICTED FELONS ARRESTED IN YUCCA VALLEY

Two convicted felons were arrested Wednesday night when they were found in violation of their probation. According to a Sheriff’s report, when deputies went to a home in the 7500 block of Joshua Lane in Yucca Valley about 9 p.m. on a probation check, Ronald Sartain, 28, of Yucca Valley,

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ONE ARREST AFTER DEPUTY CATCHES MAN STEALING FURNITURE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday morning, after he was found in a condemned home with his ex-girlfriend’s belongings. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy escorted the woman to a home in the 57800 block of Joshua Drive about 9:30 a.m. for her to pick up her belongings.

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BLOOD DRIVE IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

Desert Blood Services will conduct a community blood drive on Saturday, December 6, at Vons in Yucca Valley from 2 to 6 p.m. Donors will receive incentives. In addition, Desert Blood Services now offers donors free cholesterol screening and a mini physical with every blood donation. Those aged 18 to

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TLC VOLUNTEERS MEET MONDAY

If you would like to help this year’s TLC effort for Christmas, volunteers are now meeting weekly. Managing Editor Tami Roleff says meetings will be Mondays… Tender Loving Cause, the all-volunteer organization that has put on Tender Loving Christmas for 30 years, meets every Monday night through December 15. Those

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SANTA LIGHTING CHRISTMAS TREES IN YUCCA VALLEY SATURDAY

Santa Claus will be lighting Christmas trees in Yucca Valley this Saturday. ROP Broadcast student Domineque Torrey has Santa’s Saturday schedule… Have you ever wanted to see a tree lighting ceremony by Santa? On Saturday, December 6, Santa will be stopping at Jacobs Park at 4:00 p.m. and Paradise park

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TOWN OF YUCCA VALLEY PROMOTES TWO NEW MANAGERS

Two management positions for the Town of Yucca Valley have been filled by current employees. Sharon Cisneros, who has been employed as the town’s senior accountant since 2012, has been appointed as the Town’s finance manager. Sue Earnest, who is a former council member and mayor and has been working

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YUCCA VALLEY SENIOR CLUB TO HEAR ABOUT MESQUITE AS A FOOD

The Senior Club of Yucca Valley will present its first lecture tomorrow. Mesquite, its history, health benefits, soil remediation applications, a tool to fight climate change, and as a cash crop will be presented by Clay Elam, who served as a guide for Desert Adventures and has been a teacher

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DESERT CHRIST PARK TREASURE HUNT SATURDAY

Come hunt for Christmas ornaments, toys, candy canes and more during a treasure hunt sponsored by the Desert Christ Park Foundation Saturday, December 6. There will be a treasure hunt, hot cocoa and cookies, and a photographer will be available for Christmas photos. Stop by anytime between 2 and 4

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LECTURE ON CHRISTMAS FOOD AT HI-DESERT NATURE MUSEUM TOMORROW

A look at Holiday foods from around the world will be given at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum tomorrow. Managing Editor Tami Roleff invites you to the noon Brown Bag Lecture…. Most of us serve the same foods for Thanksgiving and Christmas: roast turkey, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, and pumpkin

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF SELLING DRUGS

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Saturday morning, accused of selling drugs. According to a Sheriff’s report, Larry Ellis, 60, was stopped near the Food 4 Less in Yucca Valley about 11:30 a.m. for having an obstructed windshield. During the traffic stop, the deputy determined that Ellis was under the

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YUCCA VALLEY PLANNING COMMISSION SPECIAL MEETING TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley Planning Commission meets in a special meeting tonight. Managing Editor Tami Roleff checks the agenda… Tonight’s meeting of the Yucca Valley Town Council has been changed to next Tuesday, December 9. But the Yucca Room of the Yucca Valley Community Center won’t be empty tonight as the

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EDISON WORK IN YUCCA VALLEY TO DISRUPT TRAFFIC, CAUSE POWER OUTAGES

Yucca Valley residents and drivers should expect some disruption during the coming week as Southern California Edison performs some work on Sage Avenue Edison plans to excavate a large underground vault in the southbound lane of Sage Avenue, south of Onaga, Wednesday, December 3. A power outage will occur Saturday

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ENTRIES SOUGHT FOR YUCCA VALLEY CHRISTMAS LIGHT PARADE

The annual Christmas Light Parade is coming up December 13 in Yucca Valley. Reporter Cassie Zimarik says applications are now being taken… “Light Up the World” with the Rotary Club of Yucca Valley at their annual Christmas Light Parade. The parade is on Saturday, December 13 at 5:30 p.m. and

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FREE SURPLUS FOOD DISTRIBUTION IN YUCCA VALLEY TOMORROW

The Santa Fe Social Clubhouse in Yucca Valley will have a USDA Food Distribution tomorrow, Wednesday, December 3, at 3:00 p.m. until they run out of food. The distribution will take place at the front of the building where there is sufficient parking. Please wear proper attire for the weather

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TLC SEEKING MEAT SPONSORS

Tender Loving Christmas (TLC) is seeking meat sponsors for the TLC Christmas Day event, to be held from 12:30 to 6:00 p.m. at the Yucca Valley Community Center. Each year, 1,200 pounds of turkeys and hams must be purchased for this event, which typically costs around $3,000 each. TLC is

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

In high school sports today, the Yucca Valley High School wrestling team will hold a home dual meet against Palm Desert High School, starting at 4 p.m.

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School boys and girls soccer teams will travel away to Silver Valley.

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