CIF approves forfeit policy

The California Interscholastic Federation San Diego Section has approved a policy on forfeits due to the use of an ineligible player. The policy, which was approved without opposition at the CIF Board of Managers meeting June 7 and will take effect with the Fall 2005 seasons, prevents a team with excessive forfeit losses from participating […]

Tomlinson played with Indians organization in 1950

Doug Tomlinson didn’t see any of the Cleveland Indians games in San Diego June 7-9, which were the first-ever regular-season Indians games in San Diego. But had military service and a preference for football not interfered, Tomlinson might have spent time with the Indians. Tomlinson played with one of the Indians’ minor league affiliates in 1950. The […]

Brown wins Overall Top Gun, division at End of Trail

Not only did Lori Brown win her division at the End of Trail mounted shooting competition, but she also won the Overall Top Gun competition among the division winners. Brown’s End of Trail competitions, which also included a team shoot, were on a new horse, Ben. “It’s nice when you have a horse like that […]

Caron earns spot on all-academic squad

Bridgette Caron has earned a first-team spot on the PAC-10 all-academic softball team. The 2002 Fallbrook High School graduate, who is now a junior at Arizona State University, was the Sun Devils’ starting outfielder during the softball season and accumulated a 3.67 grade point average for the academic year. “It’s always good to do good […]

Supervisors approve proposal for state funding of regional fire agency

upervisors approved in concept a proposal for the state to reallocate its property tax revenue from the county which would allow for funding of a regional fire protection agency. The 5-0 vote June 14 supports in concept a reapportionment of the share of property tax dollars collected in the county and directs the county’s Chief […]

Horn pushes for fire copter to stay in Fallbrook

County Supervisor Bill Horn has submitted a change letter for the proposed 2005-06 budget which would provide the funding to keep one of the County of San Diego’s firefighting helicopters at Fallbrook Community Airpark. The change letter submitted to county Chief Administrative Officer Walt Ekard requests money for support facilities for the helicopter. “I’m asking […]

Local groups seek TOT funds

Several local groups seeking Transient Occupancy Tax revenue made their requests to the San Diego County Board of Supervisors during hearings June 6 and 7. The Bonsall Chamber of Commerce and ten Fallbrook organizations were among the groups seeking Community Enhancement funds. Each supervisor will decide how to allocate his or her allotted amount, and the […]

Harber honored for civic efforts

The San Diego County Board of Supervisors issued a proclamation June 14 honoring Ruth Harber. The proclamation, presented by Supervisors Pam Slater-Price and Bill Horn and signed by all five supervisors, declared June 14 to be Ruth Harber Day throughout San Diego County. “I know over the years I’ve been a thorn in the side […]

High school field, coach to host field hockey camp

Kathy Waite, the field hockey coach at Fallbrook High School, will be hosting a field hockey camp at the high school’s hockey field June 27-29. The camp, which will be conducted alongside varsity tryouts, will be held from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m. each day. An alumni game is also planned for one of the days during […]