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Burton School District’s Summit Collegiate High School Band have returned from Saturday’s 41st annual “Music in Motion” Visalia Band Invitational with a First Place win in their Division. In addition, overall awards went to Simeon Denni, 2nd Place Mace Drum Major, and Kalie Phanthavong, 3rd …

Geraniums, Lantana and Cortyline, as well as Grandiflora pink and purple roses, and all kinds of shrubs — and FFA sweatshirts and T-shirts are all available for purchase at the Monache High School Agriculture Department’s Second Annual Fall Harvest Festival — a place where one can get everyt…

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It had been 705 days since the Burton Bulldog Marching Band last competed in a marching band competition, but when they did — they did it big. The band returned from the 10th annual Big Band Review, held at the Brian I. Tatarian Grandstand at the Big Fresno Fair, Wednesday with seven first-a…

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Paola Lopez Beltran and Tony Castillo were named Monache's Homecoming King and Queen during Homecoming festivities during Thursday night's football game between Monache and Mission Oak at Rankin Stadium. The rest of the Homecoming Court consisted of Aubri Childress, Kris Merzoian, Britania R…

The Alta Mira Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution is offering a three writing projects this month.

The second annual Monache FFA Fall Harvest Fest will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, October 13 at the Monache Ag Farm off of Mulberry. Enter through the blue gates.

The Porterville College Writer and Poet Speaker Series will present its first speaker of the fall, Tim Z Hernandez, a non-fiction wirter and author of “Manana Means Heave.”

After much wrangling over how lost farmland could be used for other purposes — and what purposes they could be — growers who lose farmland should now have a chance to receive the help they need to use their land for other plans.

As the first tour group entered through the doors of the Porterville Unified School District’s new Garner Holt Animakerspace Lab at the Citrus South Tule campus, Gordon Plaisted, STEAM teacher and coach with PUSD Pathways, sang a few words from Gene Wilder’s “Pure Imagination.”

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As the first tour group entered through the doors of the Porterville Unified School District’s new Garner Holt Animakerspace Lab at the Citrus South Tule campus, Gordon Plaisted, STEAM teacher and coach with PUSD Pathways, sang a few words from Gene Wilder’s “Pure Imagination.”

Porterville Unified School District superintendent Nate Nelson said the district is doing everything it can to make sure its schools stay open. But it hasn't been easy since the first day of school on August 12.

Parking was difficult to find Monday morning at Porterville College as hundreds of students flocked back to the campus for the first time in more than a year.

From kindergarten through high school, students of all ages were happy to be back to in-person learning at their respective schools on Thursday for Porterville Unified School District’s first day of the 2021-2022 school year.

The two largest school districts in the Porterville area say they're ready and willing to implement the new directive that all teachers and staff at public and private K-12 schools in the state be vaccinated or go through weekly COVID-19 testing.

As students head back to the classroom, schools, and the communities around them are going to be busier than they’ve been since the start of the pandemic.

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Hundreds of Burton Elementary students walked down a red carpet Tuesday morning for the first day of Burton School District’s 2021-2022 school year — all of them donning facial masks and what appeared to be new backpacks. And though their mouths were covered by masks, it was still evident mo…

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Construction has begun for the new 16-classroom building at Monache. The building will be located off of Mulberry on the north side of the campus. Construction is expected to be completed in time for the building to welcome students for the 2022-2023 school year.

All local musicians are invited by the Porterville College Music Department to join the PC Orchestra and Band for the upcoming fall semester.

A backpack drive providing students with backpacks and supplies for the upcoming school year will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, August 7 in the Pizza Factory parking lot.

In an update posted on the Porterville Unified School District Facebook page and website on Friday afternoon, PUSD superintendent Nate Nelson officially announced a full opening of schools for the 2021-2022 school year.

Excitement appeared to buzz in the Porterville Military Academy Gymnasium Friday morning as family and friends watched from the stands while cheering and calling out their respective students' names as they were escorted into the gymnasium to the tune of Pomp and Circumstance.

orterville native Jake Bowker has fulfilled a life-long dream of becoming a principal as he has been named as the new principal at Granite Hills High School.

As part of Porterville Unified School District pathway summer camps Manufacturing and Construction Technology Academy, MCTA, students at Monache spent last week constructing a garden shed.

Porterville College was one of 286 organizations chosen by MacKenzie Scott to receive a donation from $2.7 billion being made by the billionaire philanthropist. And PC will receive $7 million.

Linked Learning recently announced Lindsay High School’s Academy of Health Sciences as one of its new Silver Certified pathways. The academy provides study in medicine, human anatomy, disease/injury prevention, and nutrition.

On Wednesday, May 26, Monache FFA held its annual End of the Year Banquet. Although the Banquet was a drive-thru, members were still able to receive their awards and enjoyed a cool treat at the end.

Governor Gavin Newsom announced on Monday 99 percent of school districts in the state plan to fully reopen for in-person instruction this fall to begin the 2021-22 school year.

Porterville High School's graduating seniors looked like a sea of orange and green as they waited Friday night for the start of their school's 123rd commencement at Jacob Rankin Stadium.

108 seniors from Harmony Magnet Academy’s Class of 2021 graduated at Spartan Stadium in a smaller scale and more personal ceremony where parents, family and friends sat on the lawn while taking pictures as their seniors walked to the Spartan Stadium stands while Pomp and Circumstance was pla…

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For the first time since March of 2020, the Class of 2021 were all on campus as an entire class to celebrate their commencement from Summit Charter Collegiate Academy on Thursday.

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As Pomp and Circumstance played, thousands of families and friends cheered and called out to their seniors dressed in blue and gold as they walked through Rankin Stadium to their seats in the middle of the stadium.

When “Pomp and Circumstance” started playing Thursday evening at Citrus High School, the large crowd stood, cheered, yelled and started taking photographs of the Class of 2021.