Students learn about martial arts

Martial Art Concepts Master Instructor and owner Dan Paulson demonstrates the proper kicking technique to 20 students in kindergarten through second grade from St. Stephen Lutheran School. Megan Paulson, a Second Degree Black Belt and daughter of Master Paulson, provides one-on-one instruction to Wyatt Lorance during the field trip.

Communication improvements

Fallbrook High School continues to strive to meet the needs of all students. In doing so, I am pleased to announce some changes to our current community and student communication processes. As you may know, the FUHSD official Web site is When you link to this district site, you can click on “schools,” where […]

Rainbow Girl installation

FALLBROOK — The Fallbrook Assembly of Rainbow Girls held its Annual Installation of Officers recently at the Fallbrook Masonic Lodge. The installation was attended by many representatives of Rainbow Girls, Eastern Star Ladies and Masons in North San Diego County. It was a most impressive ceremony by the Rainbow Girls and other officials, including Grand […]

Annual Auction and Kentucky Derby Ball set

FALLBROOK — Fallbrook excitement is already building as the Boys & Girls Club of North County announces their annual Auction and Dinner Ball, to be held on Saturday, May 7, at the Pala Mesa Resort in Fallbrook. This year’s theme is “Talk Derby to Me” in honor of the Kentucky Derby being held on the […]

Gibney, Slatlem, Murphy win NSDAR honors

FALLBROOK — The February 17 meeting of the Monserate Chapter National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution (SDAR) at the Vista Valley Country Club was a special one. Honored guests included the local winners of the American History Essay contest sponsored each year by NSDAR as well as the outstanding high school senior named […]

Grant means special help for eligible students

Free after-school care for students needing additional educational help is now available at five of Fallbrook’s elementary district schools. The new program offered at Fallbrook Street, La Paloma, Live Oak, Maie Ellis and William Frazier isn’t “babysitting.” The emphasis is education, says Abe Oliveras, CEO of Boys & Girls Club of North County, and Gordon […]

Valentine royalty named at Potter

At the Potter Junior High Valentine’s Dance held February 16, the royal court was announced. Meet (from left) Prince Dustin Drake, Princess Ashley Alvarado, King Alex Palmerin and Queen Sarah Garcia

Teachers criticize FUESD over health benefits

A picket sign displaying “Bargain in good faith” could be used against its owner. The sign was protesting the possible change in health coverage for teachers of the Fallbrook Union Elementary School District (FUESD) during the district’s board meeting held on the evening of Tuesday, February 22. Over 100 people showed up to support the […]

Rainbow Girls serve dinner

The first Thursday of each month the Masonic Lodge serves a dinner for its members, Eastern Star Ladies and friends. The Rainbow Girls provide table service for the events. These dinners are attended by approximately 75 people. Rainbow Girls range in age from 12 to college-age and learn good social conduct and respect for God […]