IN THE SPOTLIGHT
City of Blythe officials have been working with area representatives to seek a waiver exemption from California Gov. Gavin Newsom toward re-opening the rural community.
On Sept. 8, 35-year-old Francisco Bejarano Manjarrez Jr. was convicted of five violations of Penal Code (PC) section 288(b)(1), lewd and lascivious act with a child under the age of 14 with force.
On Sept. 8, Blythe Little League (BLL) President Troy Love reported some updates on the youth organization’s status to officials – one point of which underlined the ongoing impact of the homeless populace on public ballpark property.
As the impact of COVID-19 continues to be felt across the community, the Palo Verde College (PVC) Pirates basketball program is currently mapping out what hopes to be an upcoming sophomore season since having returned to the floor after a four-decade absence in 2019.
When Palo Verde High School (PVHS) and the community of Blythe celebrate 2018 Homecoming next week, one long-time resident will be centrally involved – just as she has been for the past 55 years.
At nearly the one-year anniversary of the worst mass shooting in modern United States history, eight employees from Ironwood State Prison (ISP) and Chuckawalla Valley State Prison (CVSP) were awarded the highest honor bestowed by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (C…