KIWANIS CLUB TO HOST OPENING NIGHT AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29 opens the hilarious musical “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant” with a gala fundraiser benefiting The Kiwanis Club. Reporter Rebecca Havely has your invitation… A gala opening for “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant” has been planned by the Kiwanis Club on Friday, May 6 at Theatre 29. The doors

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

Tuesday afternoon baseball at Yucca Valley High School turned up all roses for the Trojans against Big Bear High School. Coach Brian Schoenborn said pitcher Travis Shartel was in complete command all afternoon. With eight runs, Shartel shut down the Bears through seven innings, giving up one run with two

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NO REASON GIVEN AS POWER OUTAGES AFFECT TENS OF THOUSANDS OF RESIDENTS

A power outage throughout the Morongo Basin Monday left tens of thousands of residents without power for hours, some for as long as 18 hours. Residents in Joshua Tree, Twentynine Palms, Yucca Valley, Landers, Pioneertown, and Morongo Valley reported power outages between 8:30 and 9 a.m. While power was restored

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL PLANNING STUDENT EXPOSITION

The students of Twentynine Palms Junior High School will hold a public outreach project Saturday, May 14. The “Students Education Expo” at the Rotary Pavilion at Luckie Park will feature stations with information about various local community issues and events, including education, health, fitness, and culture. In addition, the Morongo

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SCHOOL PLAY OPENS AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY

The Twentynine Palms High School theater program will open a show this Thursday. Doors open at 6:30 and show times are at 7 p.m. ROP broadcast student Steven Sanchez invites you to “See How They Run.” Looking to have a good time with family or friends? Then you’re in luck.

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RESULTS OF TWENTYNINE PALMS YOUTH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENTS

The City of Twentynine Palms played host to the 58th Annual Boys’ and 38th Annual Girls’ Basketball Tournament this past weekend, with 47 teams competing for championships in seven divisions played out at local gymnasiums. In the third- and fourth-grade boys’ division, Twentynine Palms All-Stars won their first game against

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IMMINENT COUNTY TAKEOVER OF TWENTYNINE PALMS FIRE CAN BE PROTESTED

In February the Local Agency Formation Commission voted to move forward on a plan for county fire department to take over fire protection services from the Twentynine Palms Water District. The Commission’s decision, however, is not necessarily the last word on the matter. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz explains… The Local

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MAGIC CLUB AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

There’s an all new Magic Club at Twentynine Palms High. ROP Broadcast student Taylor Frantz spoke with founder Isreal Ruiz for all the details… New at Twentynine Palms High School is Magic Club. I talked to the founder and president Israel Ruiz. I asked Israel a couple questions. When did

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OVERFLOW SEATING FOR “DISNEY’S LITTLE MERMAID” AT THEATRE 29

The Theatre 29 production of “Disney’s Little Mermaid” will perform a Sunday matinee tomorrow, as well as its regular Saturday night show. However, all available online seats for the entire five-week run have been sold out. To accommodate those who were not able to get tickets, Theatre 29 has added

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OPENING RECEPTION AT 29 PALMS ART GALLERY SUNDAY

An art reception Sunday at the 29 Palms Art Gallery. Managing Editor Tami Roleff has your invitation… The 29 Palms Art Gallery will hold an opening reception Sunday, April 3, for its newest exhibitions. Featured artists include photographers Michael Faitl, Erick Johnson, Regina Kirillov and Heather Sprague, and fiber artist

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FAMILY FESTIVAL PASSES AVAILABLE FOR TWENTYNINE PALMS FILM FESTIVAL

Family festival passes for the inaugural Twentynine Palms Military Film Festival, sponsored in part by Z107.7, are available for a discount through April 15. Reporter David Knutson tells you how to get them… The Twentynine Palms Military Film Festival will begin in Twentynine Palms on Friday, May 15, and feature

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OVERFLOW SEATING FOR “DISNEY’S LITTLE MERMAID” AT THEATRE 29

The Theatre 29 production of “Disney’s Little Mermaid” has sold out all available online seats for the entire five-week run, including two extra matinees. To accommodate those who were not able to get tickets, Theatre 29 is adding overflow seats available for those willing to take a chance. Patrons wishing

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BEATLES TRIBUTE AT TORTOISE ROCK CASINO TONIGHT

Tonight’s Live at the Rock free concert series promises to be a “really, really big show,” featuring The Silver Beatles. Assignment reporter Mike Lipsitz says don’t miss this Magical Mystery Tour… Beatles tribute band, The Silver Beatles, kicks off April’s “Live at the Rock” free concert series at Tortoise Rock

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A LOOK BACK ON A SUCCESSFUL FOOTBALL SEASON AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

The Twentynine Palms High School football team set school records in their very successful 2015 season. ROP Broadcast Student Danyelle Bias takes a look back with the team’s quarterback… The Twentynine Palms Wildcat football team had a very successful season with an overall record of 11 to 1. I spoke

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FAULTY WIRING BLAMED FOR FIRE THAT DESTROYED TWENTYNINE PALMS TRAVEL TRAILER

Faulty wiring is believed to be responsible for a fire that destroyed a travel trailer in Twentynine Palms yesterday. According to Fire Captain Matt Helmkamp, firefighters arrived in the 1000 block of Canyon Road about 5:20 p.m. to find the travel trailer fully involved in flames, and threatening two nearby

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“DON’T HUG ME, IM PREGNANT” CAST AT THEATRE 29

Theatre 29, director Marty Neider, and musical director Kathryn Ferguson have announced casting for the hilarious musical comedy, “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant.” The play is set in Bunyan Bay, Minnesota, in a little bar called The Bunyan, owned by Clara and Gunner Johnson. Clara is 8 1/2 months pregnant

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LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION OFFERED BY TWENTYNINE PALMS RECREATION

The Twentynine Palms Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Course. The course will be held April 18 through April 22 from 9:00 am to 5:00 p.m. daily. Successful completion of the course will provide participants with an American Red Cross certificate for Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED

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ANOTHER TWENTYNINE PALMS POWER OUTAGE

About 300 customers in Twentynine Palms have been without power since 6:30 p.m. last night, and Southern California Edison estimates that power will not be restored until 3 p.m. today. SoCal Edison says equipment problems are the reason for the power outage.

COMBINED ROTARY CLUBS FOOD DRIVE SATURDAY

The Morongo Basin Rotary Clubs and Stater Brothers have once again partnered to sponsor the Morongo Basin Meals Campaign. Reporter Rebecca Havely shares how you can make a donation… Morongo Basin Rotarians will be at all the Stater Brothers locations on Saturday, April 2, from 9 to 5 to receive

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LOW COST RABIES VACCINATIONS IN TWENTYNINE PALMS SATURDAY

The Palms-N-Paws Animal Shelter in Twentynine Palms will be hold a low-cost rabies vaccination clinic for cats and dogs on Saturday, April 2, from 8 to 10 a.m. Rabies vaccinations are $6 (cash only). City of Twentynine Palms and San Bernardino County licensing will also be available. All dogs must

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