‘Bandit Ben Rides Again’ at Live Oak!

FALLBROOK — Last week, third grade students in Ms. Layton’s class at Live Oak Elementary School presented the play “Bandit Ben Rides Again” for schoolmates, parents and guests. Cast members included (cowboys and cowgirls) Madison Alexander, Oscar Ayala, Jonathan Jara, Juan Macias, (chiefs) Sergio Bautista, Marco Briones, Christian Rocha, Charley Salas, Esli Camarillo, (squaws) Marisol […]

‘Let’s Read Aloud’ a positive endeavor

The “Let’s Read Aloud” event held March 12 at Maie Ellis School auditorium was a Cesar Chavez Day of Service and Learning service project for a group of Live Oak School sixth-graders. It was sponsored by Univision and Ford Motor Company and presented by Live Oak Elementary School for the Spanish-speaking community of Fallbrook.

Learn about the Peace Corps

The Peace Corps will host four free general information meetings in San Diego County: March 17 — San Diego State University Career Center from 4 – 5 p.m., March 30 — Pacific Beach Taylor Branch Library from 5 – 6:30 p.m., April 21 — San Diego State University Career Center from 4 – 5: p.m., […]

Kelly Sweet honored

Fallbrook Honorary Mayor Ruthie Harris and Miss Fallbrook Sarah Haughey congratulate Phyliss Sweeney Encouragement Factor’s January Personality “Teen Star of the Month” at Fallbrook High School: senior Kelly Sweet!

Spring Break is here!

Congratulations to our girls basketball team! They are currently 3-2 for the season and doing quite well. The team has played some pretty tough opponents, such as San Marcos and Olive Hill. Let’s all go to the next game and support Potter Jr. High’s girls basketball team. We had another great fine arts event at […]

Sullivan takes second in academic decathlon

Congratulations to the Sullivan Middle School Academic Decathlon Team! Members Taylor Bashara, Matt Kabrel, Ryan Victor, Matt Day, Bryan Flynn, Raj Dharmapal, Beau Albright, Kelsey Meier, Miranda Kennedy, Derek Fletes, AJ Sanchez, Daniel Lusher, Kellen Shanahan and Brennan Fagrell brought back the second place prize for their outstanding efforts. The end results were a tie, […]

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 […]