CIVIL RIGHTS LEADER DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HONORED TODAY

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. will be honored today across the country and here in the Morongo Basin.

In Twentynine Palms, the Twentynine Palms Bible Baptist Church held its 18th one-mile march celebration this morning, which started at 8 a.m. at Little Church of the Desert, and ended

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HELP NEEDED FOR FAMILY OF STRICKEN TWENTYNINE PALMS TODDLER

A Twentynine Palms couple is stuck between a rock and hard place. The rock is a brain tumor that almost killed their young son. The hard place is the year they’ve spent unable to bring him home. Reporter David Haldane has the story… The first thing they noticed was the

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“WIZARD OF OZ” AUDITIONS AT THEATRE 29 TONIGHT

Follow the yellow brick road to Theatre 29. Open auditions will be held tonight for the musical “The Wizard of Oz.” Here with the casting details is Rebecca Havely… Director Gary Daigneault and musical director Bill Barrett will cast approximately 22 performers, ages 12 and older, at “Wizard of Oz”

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Twentynine Palms High School girls’ basketball won over Yucca Valley High School, 56 to 54, to start the season with two wins and 0 losses in league. Coach Timothy Stanford said Hope Culver led the team in scoring with 16 points. Lindsey Scamman had six points, 20 rebounds, and six

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WALK SET FOR MONDAY IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. will be honored tomorrow across the country and here in the Morongo Basin in Twentynine Palms. Reporter Andrew Dieleman invites you to join the celebration…

“I have a dream.”

The celebrated civil rights leader, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is perhaps

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“WIZARD OF OZ” AUDITIONS AT THEATRE 29

We’re off to see the Wizard at Theatre 29. Open auditions will be held tomorrow for the musical “The Wizard of Oz.” Here with the casting details is Rebecca Havely… Approximately 22 performers, ages 12 and older will be cast at “Wizard of Oz” auditions on Monday, January 15, at

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ART GALLERY ANNUAL YOUTH ART SHOW REWARDS RECEPTION

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold an artists’ reception tonight for its judged student art show. Managing editor Tami Roleff paints in the details…

The public is invited to the 29 Palms Art Gallery Saturday, January 13, for an opening reception and awards ceremony. Works will be judged by

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“THE ODD COUPLE” OPENING NIGHT GALA AT THEATRE 29

Soroptimists International of Twentynine Palms will host the opening night gala of “The Odd Couple” at Theatre 29. With your invitation, here is Rebecca Havely…

The opening night gala for “The Odd Couple” will benefit Soroptimist International of Twentynine Palms. Tickets for opening night ONLY are $25 each. The show

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COPING WITH THE DEMANDS OF CAREGIVING DISCUSSED AT LIFETREE CAFÉ

Practical solutions for coping with the demands of caregiving will be explored at Lifetree Café tomorrow, January 14 at 4 p.m. Reporter Andrew Dieleman has the details…

The program, titled “Care for Caregivers: Meeting the Unique Needs of Those Who Sacrifice for Others,” features a screening of the short film

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WALK SET FOR MONDAY IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. will be honored on Monday across the country and here in the Morongo Basin in Twentynine Palms. Reporter Andrew Dieleman invites you to join the celebration…

“I have a dream.”

The celebrated civil rights leader, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., is

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STUDENTS ART SHOW RECEPTION SATURDAY AT 29 PALMS ART GALLERY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold an artists’ reception Saturday for its judged student art show. Managing editor Tami Roleff paints in the details…

The public is invited to the 29 Palms Art Gallery Saturday, January 13, for an opening reception and awards ceremony. Works will be judged by

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COLLEGE AND HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Coming up in high school sports today, it’s a cross-basin rivalry game between the Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms High Schools basketball and soccer teams. The basketball games and the boys’ soccer game will all be played in Yucca Valley; boys’ soccer starts at 5 p.m.; girls’ basketball at 6

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AUDITIONS FOR MUSICAL “WIZARD OF OZ” MONDAY AT THEATRE 29

We’re off to see the Wizard at Theatre 29. Open auditions will be held this Monday for the musical “The Wizard of Oz.” Here with the casting details is Rebecca Havely… Approximately 22 performers, ages 12 and older will be cast at “Wizard of Oz” auditions on Monday, January 15,

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OPENING ART RECEPTION FRIDAY AT 29 PALMS DOWNTOWN ART GALLERY

The public is invited to attend “Hunker Down for Winter,” the new year’s first Art in Public Places exhibition in Twentynine Palms. Here’s reporter Tanisha Cureton with your invitation…

The Twentynine Palms Art in Public Places commission is inviting the public to an opening art reception Friday, January 12 for

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HISTORICAL SOCIETY REORGANIZES

The Twentynine Palms Historical Society Board of Directors said farewell to one member as it welcomed another during its reorganization last week at the Old Schoolhouse Museum. Managing editor Tami Roleff has the details…

Marilyn Collier, who announced last fall she would not seek another term on the board after

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A CAUTIONARY GREEN LIGHT FOR THEATRE 29 EXPANSION FROM THE CITY COUNCIL

Patrons of Theatre 29 may soon have a few more seats to sit in. Reporter David Haldane attended a meeting last night at which the theater’s future was discussed, and filed this…

The expansion of Theatre 29 got a green light tinged with orange at last night’s Twentynine Palms City

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TWENTYNINE PALMS HANDYMAN ARRESTED FOR THEFT FROM HIS CUSTOMER

A Twentynine Palms man, who was hired to perform work on a Joshua Tree home, was arrested a week later for allegedly stealing the home’s security camera. According to a Sheriff’s report, the victim hired Adam Aversa, 43, to do stucco work on her home in the 61800 block of

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

The Twentynine Palms High School Ladycats varsity soccer team traveled to West Shores High School for a non-league match up on Monday, January 8. The girls came away with a 2-1 victory with 18 shots on goal. Points were put in by team Captain Emma Yeager and Kayla (Rose) Perrotte.

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL CONSIDERS EXPANSION OF THEATRE 29 TONIGHT

Theater 29 has some far-reaching dreams for its future. Tonight, the Twentynine Palms City Council gets to take a look at, and perhaps judge, some of them. Reporter David Haldane has the story… Theater 29 may soon have scenery that goes up and down. That’s just one element of an

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF PUNCHING HIS STEPSON

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested late Friday night, accused of punching his stepson. According to a Sheriff’s report, Sirglen Sims, 36, was arguing with the boy and punched him in the mouth three times. The boy left home and went to the home of a trusted adult, who called

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