BATTLE OF THE CAN FOOD DRIVE UNDERWAY THIS BATTLE OF THE BELL WEEK

In anticipation of this week’s “Battle of the Bell” between Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms High Schools, the annual Battle of the can food drive has started. Reporter David Knutson has details… The Twentynine Palms High School Interact Club is challenging the community at the Battle of the Bell football

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, in a lead-up to the big Battle of the Bell football game Friday night, the Yucca Valley High School and Twentynine Palms High School volleyball teams will play each other in Yucca Valley. First serve is at 4:30 p.m.

Also tomorrow, the Joshua

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC DEPARTMENT CHILI DINNER TONIGHT

The Yucca Valley High School music booster club is hosting a chili dinner fund-raiser Friday, October 30. Admission is $5. The dinner will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Yucca Valley High School multi-purpose room. The school is located at 7600 Sage Avenue in Yucca Valley.

YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL DOES WELL IN CIF TENNIS INDIVIDUALS

In the DeAnza League individual tennis finals tournament, Yucca Valley High School’s Katie Brattain took second place and Carrie Scofield third place. In doubles, Dawn Rich and Moriah Goddard are back-to-back doubles champions.

In the second tournament, in doubles, Nikole Cody and Alli Koedel took first place and Liviya Osborne

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YUCCA VALLEY TROJAN FOOTBALL TEAM LOSES TO RANCHO MIRAGE

The Yucca Valley High School Trojans lost Friday against the Rancho Mirage High School, 52-22. Coach Andrew Amosa said offensive highlights include junior quarterback Jake Moore with 322 yards passing and two touchdowns. Sophomore Lucas Lopez and two of the three touchdowns on six catches, and Sean Wallace had the

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULES

In high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School Trojan volleyball and tennis teams will travel away to play Rancho Mirage High School. Tennis starts at 3:15; volleyball at 4:30.

Also tomorrow, the Twentynine Palms High School volleyball team will travel to Desert Hot Springs to play the Golden

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YUCCA VALLEY TENNIS TEAM BEATS SHADOW HILLS

The Yucca Valley High School girls’ varsity tennis team beat Shadow Hills High School Thursday, 11-7. Coach Cindy Miller said stand-outs in singles were Katie Brattain and Carrie Scofield, who went 3-0; April Bratcher was 1-2. In doubles, Dawn Rich and Moriah Goddard went 2-1. Aislinn Gueltzow and Miranda Green

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL CONCERT TOMORROW

The Yucca Valley High School music program will hold a concert Friday, October 23, starting at 7 p.m. in the high school gym. The concert will include selections by the select choir, concert choir, jazz band, and marching band. Admission is $5. Baked goods and beverages will also be for

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL CROSS-COUNTRY IN ACTION TOMORROW

In high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School Trojan cross-country team will travel away to the Mount San Antonio Invitational. The meet starts at noon.

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Twentynine Palms High School Ladycats volleyball team traveled to Shadow Hills yesterday and lost in 3 hard fought sets. Coach Missy Bond said The Ladycats were led by junior Tatiyanna Mackall with seven kills, five blocks, and two assists. Juniorr Mara Mapuatuli had three kills, one block, and two

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WE REVIEW “DRACULA” AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

The Yucca Valley High School drama department is performing “Dracula” Reporter Rebecca Havely attended a final dress rehearsal and offers this review… The mysterious Count Dracula has gone to England where he is living on a large estate next to an insane asylum plotting his next feeding. Aaron Ahmadi portrays

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PAST HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR DIPLOMA

Former local high school students who could not graduate because of the states CAHSEE testing may now be eligible to get their diploma. Managing Editor Tami Roleff explains… Morongo Basin students who couldn’t receive their high school diploma because they didn’t pass the California High School Exit Exam will be

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“DRACULA” AT YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

The Yucca Valley High School Theatre Company will perform “Dracula” for its fall production. The mysterious Count Dracula has gone to England where he is living on a large estate next to an insane asylum plotting his next feeding. Other famous cast includes the Professor Van Helsing, Dr. Seward, the

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: SCORES AND SCHEDULES

The Yucca Valley High School Trojans lost Friday’s game against Shadow Hills 42-7. Coach Andrew Amosa said quarterback Jake Moore hit Tommy Geiger for a 40-yard touchdown pass and Lucas Lopez with over 100 yards rushing. For defense, Larry Williamson and Noah Rodriguez both had 10 tackles and two quarterback

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMS “DRACULA”

 

The Yucca Valley High School Theatre Company will perform “Dracula” for its fall production. The mysterious Count Dracula has gone to England where he is living on a large estate next to an insane asylum plotting his next feeding. Other famous cast includes the Professor Van Helsing, Dr.

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A WIN FOR YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS

The Yucca Valley High School girls tennis team beat Big Bear 13-5 Tuesday. Coach Cindy Miller said outstanding players were in singles Katie Brattain went 3-0; Carrie Scofield 3-0; April Bratcher 1-1. In doubles, Dawn Rich and Moriah Goddard, 3-0; Ashlin Gueltzow and Miranda Green, 2-1; Nikole Cody and Alli

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SAT TESTING SITE NOW AVAILABLE IN THE MORONGO BASIN

For the first time, Morongo Basin students will not have to travel out of the area to take the SATs. Twentynine Palms High School will be an official SAT testing site for the December 5 test date. Any area student from any program may register for one of the 250

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YUCCA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL COLLEGE NIGHT TONIGHT

Yucca Valley High School will hold college night Wednesday, October 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the school library. Representatives from the University of California-Riverside, Cal State San Bernardino, Azusa Pacific University, and Copper Mountain College will be available to discuss what their colleges have to offer.

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

In high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley High School tennis and volleyball teams will host Desert Hot Springs at home. First serve for tennis is at 3:15; volleyball at 4:30.

Also tomorrow, the Yucca Valley and Twentynine Palms High School cross-country teams will compete in a DeAnza League

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WINS FOR BOTH YUCCA VALLEY AND TWENTYNINE PALMS FOOTBALL

The Yucca Valley High School Trojan Varsity won Friday’s league game against Desert Mirage 35-33. Coach Andrew Amosa said standouts on offense were Junior quarterback Jake Moore with three touchdown passes and senior Sean Wallace had two clutch catches to set up game-winning touchdown. Defensive standout was Senior Larry Williamson

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