REACH OUT OFFERING CHAIR EXERCISE CLASSES

Reach Out Morongo Basin will host chair exercise classes for seniors at the Twentynine palms Senior Center. The classes will vary week to week, but will include chair yoga, chair stretch and strength, and chair core fitness—a Pilates-based exercise program. Classes will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

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BASEBALL SEASON UNDERWAY AT TWENTYNINE PALMS HIGH SCHOOL

Baseball season is in full swing at our local high school. ROP Broadcasting student Caleb Roy asked his coach how the season is going……. Today I interviewed high school coach TJ Stanford and asked him how the season started off. “The season started off really well so far, we’ve won

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SERVICES SET FOR JOHN BURNS

John Burns, a 63-year resident of Twentynine Palms, died March 26 at home due to complications from Parkinson’s Disease. He was 86 years old. John Burns is survived by his wife Carol, three daughters and two sons, 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. He retired after being a service representative for

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ARMED ROBBERY AT PLAZA MART IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects involved in an armed robbery Monday night in Twentynine Palms. About 8 p.m., two men, identified only as black, entered the Plaza Mart in the Historic Plaza, and robbed it at gunpoint. The men then fled; no further information

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN ACCUSED OF ATTACKING HER GRANDMOTHER

A Twentynine Palms woman was arrested Monday morning, accused of attacking her grandmother. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 69000 block of Rainer Road in Twentynine Palms about 6:30 by an elderly woman who said her granddaughter, Veronica Houser, 34, was physically attacking her. After an

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LDS CHURCH HOSTS COMMUNITY CLEANUPS IN JOSHUA TREE AND TWENTYNINE PALMS

Two community clean-up days have been scheduled for Twentynine Palms and Joshua Tree. Sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and other churches, various civic groups, and service organizations, residents will be dispersed to several locations to improve the communities. On Saturday, April 9, volunteers will

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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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