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  • NBC Report Prompts New Seismic Legislation
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:43:01 GMT
    A review of more than five decades of seismic damage inside schools finds a dangerous pattern of safety failures. School architect Mark Quattrocchi points to a wall-mounted cabinet and says, "There are bolts - two in the bottom of each cabinet and then you can see them here, two in the top of each one....
  • Lady Jackets rebound with two wins
    published on Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:00:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket basketball team rebounded from their two losses in the first week of Imperial Valley play as they notched a pair of wins on their home floor this past week. The victories improved Palo Verde's record to 6-9 overall and evened up their Desert League mark at 1-1....
  • Shamrocks sweep Jackets in the final pre-league warm-up
    published on Wed, 20 Jan 2016 14:02:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Yuma Catholic Shamrocks proved to be rude guests as both the girls' and boys' teams claimed wins over their Yellow Jacket counterparts in games played at the Palo Verde High School Gym on Jan. 11. The Jacket boys saw their season mark slip under 500 to 7-8 as they ran into a juggernaut Shamrock squad that entered the contest with a 15-1 mark then bolted to a 27-8 advantage in the first period before cruising to a 70-47 triumph. "They were huge and fast," said Jacket coach, Jas...
  • World Wide Teachers Kicks Off 2016 Recruiting Campaign
    published on Fri, 15 Jan 2016 12:09:23 GMT
    CALEXICO, Calif. - Jan. 15, 2016 - PRLog -- World Wide Teachers Kicks Off 2016 Recruiting Campaign World Wide Teachers, a company created by educators to assist those seeking overseas teaching positions, has announced the beginning of its 2016 recruiting campaign....
  • Lady Jackets win, boys fall at Vincent Memorial
    published on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:00:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jackets picked up their fourth win of the season with a 52-21 victory and the Jacket boys saw their five-game winning streak come to an end as the Scots handed the locals a 62-54 setback in Calexico last week. "We won with good defense and great hustle," said Lady Jacket Basketball Coach Elijah Kelly....
  • Lady Jackets pick up third season win
    published on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 14:02:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket basketball team claimed their third win of the season in a tournament in the Coachella Valley during the holiday break as they bested the Lady Saints of Xavier Prep by a 38-34 count. With a 1-3 record in the tournament, Palo Verde has a 3-6 record on the season....
  • Jackets claim division title at MPHC tournament
    published on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 14:00:00 GMT
    Randy Peterson The Palo Verde High School Yellow Jacket basketball team swept through pool play and won their matchup with the Knights of the Academy for Academic Excellence of Apple Valley in the division title game of the MaxPreps Holiday Classic basketball tournament in Palm Springs last week. With their four wins in the Classic, the Jackets improved their season mark to 7-6 and currently have a five-game winning streak as they head into their final two non-league contests this next week....