Southwell given team MVP award at Warriors volleyball banquet

Southwell given team MVP award at Warriors volleyball banquet

Fallbrook High School’s girls volleyball teams had a post-season banquet Nov. 15 at the SonRise Christian Fellowship church. “The booster club did an outstanding job,” said Fallbrook varsity head coach Chip Patterson. The banquet included the varsity, junior varsity, and freshman teams and was organized by booster club president Jenny Southwell with the assistance of other booster […]

All of Hwy. 76 expected to be four lanes in 2017

The widening of State Route 76 from two lanes to four is expected to be complete during 2017. “Right now we’re working on the north side of the barrier between Gird Road and Old Highway 395, and you will be seeing asphalt paving starting next month,” said senior construction engineer Dave Cortez. “The plan is to […]

TOT revenue up in Fallbrook, Pauma, Bonsall

The county’s Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) revenue collected from facilities in Fallbrook, Bonsall, and Pauma during fiscal year 2015-16 increased from the fiscal year 2014-15 totals. Fallbrook lodging facilities contributed $456,682.82 of TOT payments for 2015-16, which is an increase from the $397,049.09 collected during 2014-15. The collection from Pauma increased from $43,985.85 in 2014-15 to […]

Warrior boys 15th at CIF cross country meet

Warrior boys 15th at CIF cross country meet

Fallbrook High School’s boys cross country team placed 15th among the 19 Division I teams at the CIF San Diego Section cross country meet Nov. 19 on the Morley Field course in San Diego. Fallbrook had 361 team points, which are based on the positions of a school’s first five finishers. Granite Hills placed 14th […]

Warrior girls 15th at CIF cross-country meet

Warrior girls 15th at CIF cross-country meet

Fallbrook High School’s girls cross-country team placed 15th among the 17 Division II schools in the CIF San Diego Section meet Nov. 19 at Morley Field in San Diego. The Warriors’ team score, which is based on the finishing positions of the fastest five runners, was 392 points. Oceanside placed 14th with 374 points and […]

Warrior matmen defeat Frogs for season’s first victory

A 36-30 home triumph Dec. 8 against the Guajome Park Academy Frogs gave the Fallbrook High School wrestling team the Warriors’ first victory of the season while also giving Lawrence Jones his first win as Fallbrook’s head coach. “It was a good feeling,” Jones said. Wrestling has both individual scores for specific matches and team […]

Redmond begins service as USA Swimming board member

USA Swimming had a Nov. 20 board meeting in New York City which constituted the board debut of Sean Redmond. “I’m still learning all the stuff I need to do,” Redmond said. “It’s fun, exciting, but the workload is I think a little more than I expected.” In September, USA Swimming held its annual convention in […]

Supervisors approve agricultural preserve for McMillan Farm

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors established an agricultural preserve for McMillan Farm in Pauma Valley. The supervisors’ 5-0 vote Dec. 14 approved the preserve along with a rezone which did not change the A70 limited agriculture zoning but placed an “”A” agricultural preserve designator on the land. The property has SR-10 semi-rural land use […]

Area nonprofits allocated Neighborhood Reinvestment Program grants

The Dec. 14 meeting of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors included a 5-0 vote to allocate $79,700 of Neighborhood Reinvestment Program funding from the Fifth District budget of Supervisor Bill Horn to three projects. North County Veterans’ Stand Down will receive $50,000 to help cover costs of that Jan. 27-29 event; the Camp Pendleton Armed […]