Soroptimist seeks scholarship applicants

Applications are available for the 2005 Soroptimist International of Fallbrook scholarships. Soroptimist is offering three scholarships this year to local high school seniors. Students must be graduating from Fallbrook Union High School, Ivy High School or Oasis High School and must reside in the greater Fallbrook area. The Education Scholarship is a $2,000 two-year award […]

Fallbrook Girl Scouts learn about cultures

FALLBROOK — Fallbrook Girl Scouts Service Unit, led by Debbie Mericle, recently celebrated World Thinking Day. Thinking Day is a time of Girl Scouts and Girl Guides to celebrate international friendship and world peace. Troops come together representing different countries and offering foods, arts, crafts, skits, songs and dances. The girls in this community love […]

Women’s History Month award winners

FALLBROOK — In honor of Women’s History Month, eighth grade students in Janis Fountain’s American History classes at Potter Jr. High took part in a writing contest titled “Amazing American Women.” Nearly 200 students did research and wrote two- to three-page essays on American women from the past and present. The writing contest was sponsored […]

Huber completes Eagle Scout project

FALLBROOK — Cameron Huber of Boy Scout Troop 737 recently completed his Eagle Scout project. The project was to design, build, paint, and mount five display boxes for the front of the building of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post. The VFW has been the charter organization for troop 737 for 60 years. These boxes […]

Computer classes offered

SeniorNet offers free computer classes. Recently, an overflow crowd took advantage of a free class offered by Fallbrook SeniorNet Learning Center. The class, “PC Maintenance,” was instructed by Ted Kubitz and Russ Hatfield. SeniorNet is now accepting applications for the spring session. Classes offered are: “Introduction to Windows XP,” “Introduction to the Internet and E-Mail,” […]

St. Peter’s students excel inacademic decathlon

FALLBROOK — Three students from St. Peter’s Catholic School in Fallbrook placed in their individual events at the Ninth Junior High Academic Decathlon in the Diocese of San Diego on Saturday, March 5, at Holy Trinity School in El Cajon. Sarah Lamont took a first place; Katelyn Ridgeway, second place; and Caitlin Froboese, fourth place. […]