IN THE SPOTLIGHT
The Palo Verde High School (PVHS) U.S. Army JROTC (Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps) cadets are inviting the Blythe and neighboring communities to the upcoming 10th Annual Norman Taylor Flag Retirement Ceremony this coming March 30, to be held at the resident Frank Luke American Legion …
A special and welcomed presentation was heard at the Blythe City Council’s Feb. 12 meeting regarding a substantial $50,000-plus donation in needed items and goods from the Family & Kids Foundation non-profit to the low income and at-risk households in the Palo Verde Valley.
Taking center stage Feb. 9 was Blythe’s Andrew “El Chango” Cancio (20-4-2), as the challenging half of the evening’s WBA (World Boxing Association) super featherweight title match-up against highly touted prospect Alberto “El Explosivo” Machado (21-1) at the Fantasy Springs Resort in Indio, Calif.
The Palo Verde High School (PVHS) Yellow Jackets girls’ varsity basketball team delivered a hard-fought win this past Thursday night, Feb. 7, as they closed their season out at home with a back-and-forth showcase against the game Central Spartans of El Centro, Calif., 51-47.
With any coming storm, we are warned and informed, told to take shelter, to evacuate, to shutter the windows, or sandbag our homes. Some people heed the warnings; others ignore the directives.
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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…