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Tate Heinle Finalist for OC Vocal Artist of the Year  Fullerton Observer

“The flower that blooms in adversity is the most rare and beautiful of all.” Fullerton High School Senior Tate Heinle has been selected as one of only three ...



Alumni Concert May 18 @ Plummer Auditorium  Fullerton Observer

Scott Hedgecock, Fullerton High School choir director, is retiring this year after 30+ years of teaching. He really helped to build the choral program into what it is ...



Louise Ann Stopak | Obituaries | columbustelegram.com  Columbus Telegram

Louise Ann Stopak, of Columbus, went to rest on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Bryan West Medical Center in Lincoln, due to Pulmonary Fibrosis. A Mass of ...



How You Can Help Fullerton High School BEAST Program  Fullerton Observer

Mr. Pitochelli, a teacher at Fullerton Union High School, has a unique idea to engage his students in a hands-on learning project. In his own words: “Our Biology ...



Bomb threats lead to evacuation of 2 Fullerton high schools  OCRegister

Threats of bombs at a Fullerton high school led to its evacuation Monday, Dec. 17, as well as the evacuation of a second nearby campus. An anonymous call ...



La Habra man charged in kidnapping of woman in Fullerton; additional potential victims sought  OCRegister

Prosecutors announced charges against a man accused of kidnapping a woman in September at Fullerton High School, and Wednesday asked additional ...



Fullerton High Turns 125  Fullerton Observer

An Observer reader tipped us off to the anniversary and although we have covered a bit of its history in the past, we must revisit for this one. 125 years–what a ...



The Dreamcatchers of Fullerton School District  Fullerton Observer

Fullerton School District's Dream Catchers, is a new initiative to highlight students who are taking their learning beyond the classroom to make an impact in their ...



Scott Sinek resigns as Fullerton boys basketball coach  OCRegister

Scott Sinek confirmed that he no longer is the boys basketball head coach at Fullerton High School. Sinek said he resigned last week because of differences of ...



Lloyd “Verlin” Francis, 94  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Lloyd “Verlin” Francis, 94, formerly of Wayne, NE, died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at CHI Health St. Francis in Grand Island. *Service* and celebration of Verlin's life ...



Chaffee: Running to Make a Difference  VoiceofOC

I am running to make a difference and to bring leadership to the Orange County Board of Supervisors. I believe good government should be based on quality of ...



Lynda McCoig, 73  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Lynda Lea McCoig, 73, of Fullerton died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at home, with family by her side. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at ...



All-Orange County boys soccer teams for the 2018-19 season  OCRegister

Troy's Manuel Tovar celebrates his goal to tie the game in the final minutes of regulation during the championship game of the CIF Southern California Division ...



Sierra Vista soccer defeats Troy in PKs to add Division IV regional title to historic season  OCRegister

FULLERTON – Missing two key players didn't stop Sierra Vista's boys soccer team from adding another highlight to its historic season. The Dons pulled out a ...



$10.1 million Fullerton Union High football stadium to be christened Sept. 22  OCRegister

Taped to a whiteboard in Gus Martinez's office – next to a picture of Fullerton Union High's first football team and two gold-painted footballs awarded to the ...



Lloyd E. Francis | Obituaries  Hastings Tribune

Juniata, Nebraska resident, Lloyd E. Francis, 82, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019 at his home in Juniata. Graveside services are 2 p.m. Thursday, ...



Brunelle’s Baseball Card Hall Of Fame  Fullerton Observer

Before the 2019 baseball season began spring training, I received an email from David Brunelle, a long-time Fullerton resident with his very own Baseball Hall ...



‘Marge’ Jerabek, 78  Grand Island Independent

FARWELL — Marjorie A. “Marge” Jerabek, 78, of Farwell died Monday, March 25, 2019, at Brookefield Park in St. Paul. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 ...



Review: Ubatuba Serves Acai the Right Way  The Hornet

A new healthy option has just opened in Downtown Fullerton. Ubatuba serves a small menu focused on the Acai berry, a fruit indigenous to South America, in a ...



More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification  Fremont Tribune

More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...



Teen Arrested In High School Campus Threat: Fullerton PD  Patch.com

Teen Girl Arrested In Fullerton High School Threat - Lake Forest, CA - A threat of violence made over Instagram is being taken seriously, though is not ...



Sharon (Shari) Kay  The Dunn County Extra

Sharon (Shari) Kay Gibson, 72, a beloved grandmother, mother, daughter, sister, and friend, died peacefully at her daughter's home in Darien, CT on December ...



Dwayne Randall, 68  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Dwayne Donald Randall, 68, of Fullerton passed away on Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at his home. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the ...



Golden Valley football puts up a fight, but falls to Fullerton  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

By Tony Ciniglio For The Signal It was a thing of beauty. Golden Valley quarterback Zack Chevalier lofted a perfect pass to Alemany transfer Johnathan Kaelin, ...



Stadium won’t be ready, so Fullerton, Troy change venues for early-season games  OCRegister

The renovation of the stadium at Fullerton High will continue through the first three weeks of the 2017 football season, forcing a change of venue for three varsity ...



Attorney Katie Sharp joins Jarecki Maul PC, LLO  Albionnewsonline

Fullerton native Katie Sharp has recently accepted a position as an associate attorney at Jarecki Maul P.C., L.L.O. in Albion. In her new role, Sharp will be ...



Thomas Pullen, 70  Grand Island Independent

CENTRAL CITY — Thomas D. Pullen, 70, of Central City passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center East Campus in Lincoln.



‘Jamie’ Payton, 42  Grand Island Independent

NORFOLK — James “Jamie” R. Payton, 42, of Norfolk, formerly of Grand Island, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Oct. 10, at his home in Norfolk.



Troy pulls off thrilling finish for comeback win over Fullerton  OCRegister

Joey Clesceri's two-run base hit in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Troy a 5-4 comeback win over Fullerton in a Freeway League game Wednesday.



OC Fair 2018: In an era of distractions, these teens keep their focus on raising farm animals  OCRegister

During the school year, Katerina Gomez wakes well before dawn to make it to the farm at Fullerton Union High School to feed and walk her lamb Mama before ...



To ban or not to ban books?  The Hornet

Feeling secure in the fact that they will freely have access to all of the world's information and literature, students should be able to enter libraries without the ...



CSUF News Center - CSUF Awarded $12 Million in Grants, Contracts and Program Funding  CSUF News

More than $12.1 million has been awarded to Cal State Fullerton during the first quarter of the academic year. The funding supports programs that help students ...



Fullerton’s diverse attack too much for Sunny Hills  OCRegister

FULLERTON – Fullerton gained 385 yards of offense and had six players score touchdowns in a 41-14 victory over Sunny Hills in a Freeway League game ...



Fullerton students arrested for alleged school shooting plot  KABC-TV

FULLERTON, Calif. (KABC) -- Two Fullerton high school students were arrested for allegedly plotting a school shooting that they were overheard describing as ...



New Fullerton officer wrangles goats during 1st call by himself  KABC-TV

A Fullerton police officer who had just completed his field training received a unique call Saturday evening.



Photos: Top moments from Saturday’s SoCal Regional soccer and basketball games  OCRegister

St. Margaret's junior Campbell Case, left, celebrates with her team after winning the CIF State Southern California Division 4 regional girls soccer championship ...



70 migrant farmworkers earn high school certificates in Cal State Fullerton program  OCRegister

With their families watching, about 70 local agricultural workers crossed the stage of Cal State Fullerton's Little Theatre Aug. 26 to pick up their high school ...



Potential CSUF students and their families come to campus for Welcome to Cal State Fullerton Day  The Daily Titan

Cole Graves April 15, 2018. 0 Share. Share Tweet. Thousands of potential CSUF students and their families flooded the campus Saturday for the annual ...



Lloyd ‘Vodie’ Vodehnal, 96  Grand Island Independent

Lloyd “Vodie” Vodehnal, 96, of Grand Island died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at CHI Health St. Francis Medical Center.



Interest in livestock at OC Fair is falling; it’s the same in other urban areas  OCRegister

County fairs feature Ferris wheels and food, but many also have the main purpose of educating hundreds of youngsters about agriculture and livestock through ...



The Plummer Project Examines a Shameful Chapter in Fullerton's History  OC Weekly

Why are a bunch of La Habra High School students performing in an ambitious play in Fullerton's most iconic building in a play steeped in history—warts and…



Maybe you have heard this Fullerton teen sing the national anthem  OCRegister

Brittany Fisheli has been applauded at some of Southern California's most familiar venues and notable events. Fisheli, a 14-year Fullerton Union High School ...



Margaret Koziol | Obituaries | columbustelegram.com  Columbus Telegram

Margaret Koziol, 98, of Genoa, died Dec. 31, 2018, at the Genoa Community Hospital - LTC. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan.



Mary Lou Gdowski, 87  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Mary Lou Gdowski, 87, of Fullerton died peacefully on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln.



Arraignment Set for Man Accused of Assault and Having a Fake Badge  MyNewsLA.com

A 31-year-old La Habra man pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of posing as a law-enforcement officer and trying to kidnap and sexually assault a woman in ...



Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva Is a Fullerton Gal Through and Through  OC Weekly

As a UCLA sociology major in the mid-1980s, Sharon Quirk-Silva didn't know what she wanted to do long-term. But short-term, she wanted to join the Peace…



Fullerton teen wanted by every Ivy League school chooses Yale  Los Angeles Times

A Fullerton teen who is one of an elite crew accepted by all eight Ivy League schools has decided to go to Yale. Fernando Rojas, 17, is the son of Mexican ...



Fullerton High locks down during police search  OCRegister

FULLERTON – Police searched for a man who ran from a stolen vehicle Thursday morning, causing Fullerton High School to briefly lock down as a precaution.



Cal State Fullerton president invokes university legacy against hate speech  OCRegister

Cal State Fullerton President Mildred García welcomed the campus community to the new academic year on Monday by invoking the spirit of the university's ...



Fullerton High School holds first weight lifting camp for youth  The Hornet

The Fullerton High School football team held a weight lifting camp for local sixth and eighth graders on Feb. 18. coached. Weightlifting classes setup by booster ...



Ninth annual French Film Festival turns Fullerton College into a cultural hub  The Hornet

Fullerton College's ninth annual French Film Festival concluded on Friday, Apr. 13, with the movie “Chocolat”. This year was even more mesmerizing than ...



Fullerton wrestling coach accused of having sexual relationship with student  KABC-TV

A part-time wrestling coach at a Fullerton school has been arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student.



3 new Fullerton high school principals selected  OCRegister

Fullerton Joint Union High School District is introducing three new principals, effective June 30. Rani Goyal will replace Cathy Gach, who is retiring as principal ...



Cyber Security Awareness Fair focuses on social credit  The Poly Post

In addition to learning about cybersecurity measures, students learned how to pick locks at the fair. (Ashley Rowles | The Poly Post). The purpose of CSAF was ...



Cal State Fullerton alums the Fratzke twins meld charm, Disney skills and digital smarts  OCRegister

Meet one Fratzke twin and you have someone who's creative, bright, charming and funny. Put the two of them together and you have … a company. Since Ryan ...



School to retain Indian image, principal says  OCRegister

FULLERTON Contrary to rumors, Fullerton Union High School will not drop its motto, Home of the Indians, says Principal Cathy Gach. The school's spirit club ...



Fullerton Students Return To Sunny Hills High School After Threatening Note Found On Campus  CBS Local

FULLERTON (CBSLA.com) — Students will return to a Fullerton high school Friday following a daylong closure that was prompted by the discovery of a ...



Graduation 2016: La Vista and La Sierra High School  OCRegister

In a combined ceremony at the Fullerton Joint Union High School District stadium Wednesday, seniors of La Vista and La Sierra schools celebrated earning their ...



David M. Duarte | Obituaries  Napa Valley Register

1941—2018. It is with great sadness that the family of David Marcial Duarte announce his passing on Monday, December 17, 2018 at the age of 77. David will ...



Everything's Coming Up Trojan and More: NCAA Water Polo Round-Up  Swimming World Magazine

By Michael Randazzo. Swimming World Contributor. On Sunday, the NCAA men's varsity water polo season came to a close as USC jumped out to a huge lead ...



Fullerton’s Nicholson, Smith suspended for second-round playoff game against St. Margaret’s  OCRegister

Fullerton High football standouts Dylan Nicholson and Jonoven “JJ” Smith have been suspended for the team's CIF-SS playoff game Friday, Nov. 17, against St.



Barbara Sullivan, 85  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Barbara A. Sullivan, 85, of Fullerton passed away Monday, March 19, 2018, as the result of a car accident north of Grand Island.



Latina Student Stories Prove Culture Plus Opportunity Equals Academic Achievement in Book by Dr. Lily Espinoza  PR Web

These 9 stories of personal transformation illustrate the power of friendship, mentors, family, resilience, and culture in student success from community college to ...



Spirals and scrambles: Fullerton Union High quarterback Lloyd spent his senior year resurrecting the school’s football program  OCRegister

Success and failure dance on either side of Scott Lloyd's margin of error like marionettes controlled by a master football manipulator. And three and a half ...



Cañon City JROTC Tiger Battalion Cadets finish 12th in the nation in Academic Bowl  Canon City Daily Record

Cañon City JROTC Tiger Battalion Cadets finish 12th in the nation in JROTC Leadership Academic Bowl. The Cañon City High School JROTC team of Joey ...



Fullerton boy finds sanctuary to keep pig from auction  OCRegister

Six-month-old Lola sat in the back of a van on her way from Fullerton to a new home on a 300-acre farm in Northern California. Because of that July 13 move, ...



Fullerton High choir sings at Disney Hall  OCRegister

On a recent Friday, nearly 900 high school choir students filed into the Walt Disney Concert Hall for rehearsal. They craned their necks around corners and other ...



Caryl Louise Maniscalco | Obituaries | napavalleyregister.com  Napa Valley Register

1942—2018. Caryl Louise Maniscalco of St. Helena, California, passed away peacefully in her sleep at the home of her first son, David Boies, overlooking the ...



Fullerton Union High School faculty seek negotiations  The Hornet

Fullerton High School faculty members protested to negotiate contract agreements with the district outside the school on Tuesday around 2:30 p.m.. Faculty ...



Louis ‘Lou’ Knopik, 89  Grand Island Independent

Louis L. “Lou” Knopik, 89, of Grand Island passed away Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Grand Island. Celebration of Life ...



Here's your guide to the farewell for Redding Fire Chief Gerry Gray  Redding Record Searchlight

The procession will wind through parts of Redding before heading to Red Bluff for a memorial *service*.



He’s Made The List! Fullerton native Bob Ross is No. 94 on the oldest living baseball players list and is climbing  OCRegister

It's been more than 60 years since Bob Ross threw his last major league pitch, but recently the baseball world has again taken notice of the former Fullerton ...



Night Owl: Morning birds flock to coffee shop for “Good Day LA” takeover  The Daily Titan

Fire trucks, police officers and Fox 11 news vans lined Amerige Avenue outside Fullerton's Night Owl Coffee Shop. A crowd of pedestrians and *service* members ...



Brianne Wetovick and Zachary Butcher  Grand Island Independent

Brianne and Zachary Butcher. Wetovick-Butcher. A wedding ceremony uniting Brianne Wetovick of Fullerton and Zachary Butcher of Central City was celebrated ...



FC student DJs on the side  The Hornet

Fullerton College is filled with diverse and interesting students and one of these students is Antonio Palomino. He is in his second semester and is pursuing a ...



Cragun helps St. Margaret’s capture hard-fought win over Fullerton  OCRegister

FULLERTON – With their season hanging in the balance, St. Margaret's turned to their sure-handed receiver to take the Tartans over the edge. Ryan Cragun ...



Relics of Fullerton: The Buildings of Leo Fender  OC Weekly

Though it goes without saying, we'll say it anyway: Fullerton's considerable contributions to history will probably forever be marred by a few rogue…



Bravo! to locals who received grants, scholarships to further their education  OCRegister

Money for school: Anaheim resident Leo Jimenez Chavez was awarded the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship grant, funding his ...



It's an Especially Packed Monday Pervy Monday  OC Weekly

Santa Ana police detectives on Friday released to the media the mugshot of a 29-year-old man and still and video images from the scene of an attempted rape ...



Cal State Fullerton hosts graduation for local agricultural workers  The Daily Titan

Raymond Pelayo August 27, 2017. - Updated August 27, 20175:30 pm. 0 Share. Share Tweet. Around 70 local agricultural workers found themselves in a place ...



Kurt Hellbusch, 36  Grand Island Independent

SHELTON — Kurt Daniel Hellbusch, 36, of Shelton passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha after a long ...



Rodeo Grand Island showcases Nebraska talent  Grand Island Independent

All it took was one ride on the back of a sheep during a mutton-busting competition for Ethan Lesiak to be hooked on rodeos.



Jayden Friend, 16  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Jayden Friend, 16, of Fullerton died Saturday, July 19, 2014, as a result of a car accident near Belgrade. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday ...



New California police officer rounds up goats on first call  UPI.com

A California police department said an officer had an unusual first day on the job when he was called to wrangle some loose goats.



Fullerton neighborhood profits from man’s tulip mania  OCRegister

FULLERTON – Tiny Tim would have had a field day on the street named Lois Lane. It doesn't take much to imagine the '60s-era, falsetto-voiced, ukulele playing ...



Community Editorial: An Apology Is Not Enough at Fullerton Union High  VoiceofOC

Nick Anas argues that Fullerton school officials must educate the educators to avoid the kind of bullying of a gay student seen this week.



Fullerton High executes a delicious production of ‘Sweeney Todd’  OCRegister

Fullerton High School's production of “Sweeney Todd” recounts the story of a man driven insane by the loss of his loved ones. Based upon his belief that nobody ...



CSUF News Center - Nov. 5 Pumpkin Chunkin' Contest to Attract Thousands to CSUF  CSUF News

Six Cal State Fullerton student teams will be among the 17 college, high school, middle school and community teams set to fling pumpkins from giant trebuchets, ...



2 students on way to school hit by car  OCRegister

FULLERTON – A two-vehicle crash injured two students walking to Fullerton Union High School on Thursday morning, authorities said. The collision was ...



Mr. Bucketlist: Renaissance man keeps on achieving new goals  OCRegister

“When people say to me: 'How do you do so many things?' I often answer them, without meaning to be cruel: 'How do you do so little?' It seems to me that ...



Sharon Randall, 62  Grand Island Independent

FULLERTON — Sharon A. Randall, 62, of Fullerton passed away Sunday, March 13, 2016, at Litzenberg Memorial County Hospital in Central City.



Cal State Fullerton President Mildred Garcia talks future university plans at 60th Anniversary Convocation Address  The Daily Titan

Jason Rochlin August 20, 2017. - Updated August 27, 201710:24 pm. 0 Share. Share Tweet. Cal State Fullerton President Mildred Garcia announced ...



Troy High School honors graduates  OCRegister

Troy High School handed diplomas to graduates at Fullerton High School Stadium. The graduates prepped themselves before walking onto the field of the ...



The Best of the Class of 2018 Honored on KLKNTV.com  KLKN

High School students at the top of their class are recognized for their academic excellence during 15th Annual Channel 8 KLKN-TV's Annual Best of the Class ...



Harvest of Harmony 2017 order of march  NTV

76th Annual Harvest of Harmony Parade and Field Competition with the theme “Nebraska, Let's Celebrate 150 Years!” Saturday, October 7, 2017. Parade starts ...



SNEAK PEEKS  OCRegister

Having work shown at an esteemed gallery might just be every aspiring artist's dream, but for art students at six local high schools, that dream has become a ...



New York style pizza growing in Downtown Fullerton.  The Hornet

*Fresh* handmade recipes come out of the oven daily at Big Slice. Big Slice Pizza located in Downtown Fullerton on Harbor Blvd. pizza in Fullerton. “It tastes like ...



In Fullerton photo exhibit, children’s bedrooms tell the story  OCRegister

FULLERTON – A portrait of an 8-year-old New Jersey boy named Justin, standing tall in his football uniform, is positioned next to a photo of the boy's bedroom.



2016 FC commencement to be held at new location  The Hornet

During his open forum on March 9, Schulz announced that this year's graduation will be on a Saturday morning at Fullerton College's Sherbeck Field instead of ...



‘Great Expectations’ musical premieres at Fullerton High  OCRegister

The sun has set for the day at Fullerton Union High and the school grounds are desolate. Girls in frilly frocks and boys in trousers and top hats meander through ...



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