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  • Tehama County Superintendent of Schools faces having credential revoked
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Red Bluff >> Tehama County Superintendent of Schools Charles Allen will be leaving the office before his term is up because he is facing having his credentials revoked. A California Commission on Teacher Credentialing meeting set for Feb. 11 contains an item on the consent calendar regarding Allen....
  • Joe Harrop: New leadership needed for Tehama County schools
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The following item is on the consent agenda for the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing for the February 10, 2016 meeting....
  • Spartans start strong against league leaders
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 16:16:05 GMT
    Red Bluff >> The Lady Spartans performed well but were overmatched Thursday night against the league-leading Pleasant Valley Vikings, 68-45, at home. “We got off to a great start leading 9-7 four minutes into the first quarter but couldn't keep up with their bench,” coach Kathy Brandt said....
  • Annie Lyday Teisseire Gould celebrates 100 years
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:36:49 GMT
    Gould was born in Bonham, Texas in 1916 and the Lyday family moved to California and settled in Tehama County in 1923. Annie and her twin, Mary, graduated from Los Robles Elementary School and in 1934 from Red Bluff High School....
  • Tehama County Superintendent of Schools faces having credential revoked
    published on Sat, 06 Feb 2016 14:59:12 GMT
    Red Bluff >> Tehama County Superintendent of Schools Charles Allen will be leaving the office before his term is up because he is facing having his credentials revoked. A California Commission on Teacher Credentialing meeting set for Feb. 11 contains an item on the consent calendar regarding Allen....
  • Weber named Mercy Student of the Quarter
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:13:12 GMT
    Pictured are the Red Bluff Kiwanis Student of the Quarter nominees from Mercy High School, from left, Marcus Kuchle, Dartagnan Kingwell, Student of the Quarter Mikaela Weber and Kiwanian Amanda Garrett....
  • Tess Jones named to George Fox University deana s list
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:12:46 GMT
    NEWBERG, Oregon >> More than 850 traditional undergraduate students earned dean's list recognition at George Fox University in the fall of 2015, including Tess Jones of Red Bluff, who is a freshman studying marketing. Students must earn a 3.5 grade point average or above on 12 or more hours of graded work to earn a spot on the dean's list....
  • Bazziki named Student of the Quarter
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:12:20 GMT
    Pictured are the Red Bluff Kiwanis Student of the Quarter nominees from Red Bluff Union High School, from left, standing in for Student of the Quarter Dominic Bazziki is Pep Roa, Jacklyn Jones, Kayla Exum and Kiwanian Amanda Garrett....
  • 11 Days of Round-Up planning underway
    published on Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:27:24 GMT
    Red Bluff >> The Red Bluff Round-Up Rodeo kicked off Wednesday morning at the Tehama County Farm Bureau office, where community leaders and rodeo organizers met to map out the 11 Days of Round-Up events. Many favorite events are expected to continue the week leading up to the rodeo, which is scheduled for April 15-17, including the Red Bluff Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, Red Bluff Rotary's Chili Cook-off, Sunrise Rotary's Roving Jail, the Red Bluff-Tehama County Chamber of Commerce's Cowboy Golf To...
  • Nearby construction caused Vista closure Friday due to broken water main
    published on Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:50:05 GMT
    RED BLUFF >> A Red Bluff Elementary School District campus was temporarily closed Friday due to a construction error in the surrounding area. Vista Preparatory Academy, which was closed as a precaution, was the only school affected in the incident that involved potential contamination of the school's water supply....
  • Fry, Connie
    published on Wed, 03 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT
    Connie Fry July 27, 1932 - January 28, 2016 Visalia It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our beloved Connie Fry, who passed away January 28, 2016 in her home at the age of 83. She and her husband, George Fry, had just celebrated 63 years of marriage with a trip to Cambria, their favorite spot on the central California coast. Born at home in Red Bluff on July 27, 1932, the hottest day of the year, Connie was the firstborn and cherished daughter of Ruth and Edson Caldwell, a renow...
  • Red Bluff Bull Sale marks 75th year
    published on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:42:52 GMT
    RED BLUFF >> Friday's rain gave way to sunny weather for the 75th annual Red Bluff Bull Sale, where about 300 bulls were sold Saturday at the Tehama District Fairground. Devere Dressler of Gardnerville, Nevada said he started coming to the sale because of his grandfather, Fred Dressler, who used to bring bulls to Red Bluff back when it was a Hereford sale....
  • Youth invited to join CHP Explorer program
    published on Sat, 30 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Local youth ages 15-21 interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement are encouraged to apply to the California Highway Patrol Explorer program based out of the Red Bluff office. An informational meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 3 at the Red Bluff CHP office, 2550 Main St. Applicants must have no felony convictions, a minimum GPA of 2.0, no drug or alcohol use and be in good standing with their school, work and family....
  • Police logs: Jan. 28, 2016
    published on Thu, 28 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The following information is compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Red Bluff Fire, Tehama County Sheriff's Department, Corning Police Department, Corning Fire, Cal Fire and California Highway Patrol logs. Travis Hill: 43, of Corning was arrested and booked into Tehama County Jail Tuesday on the charge of resisting an executive officer....
  • Red Bluff teachers makes Education a Twitter trend
    published on Sat, 30 Jan 2016 15:35:10 GMT
    RED BLUFF >> Bend Elementary School teacher Nancy Veatch had Twitter buzzing with education as a trending hashtag, #TeachersAtEd, during a Jan. 19 live chat. A hashtag is when people use the # symbol with a specific phrase to make it easier for people to follow, join or search for a conversation or specific topic....
  • Updates on Affordable Care Act offered
    published on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    The Tehama County Employer Advisory Council in partnership with the Employment Development Department will present Updates on the Affordable Care Act 7:30-9 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Tehama County Department of Education, 1135 Lincoln St. in Red Bluff. Check in is at 7:15 a.m. and there is no cost to members....
  • Lisa Escobar: Positive changes at Red Bluff High
    published on Sat, 30 Jan 2016 00:43:27 GMT
    It has been two years since I was asked to leave my position as Superintendent of Red Bluff Joint Union High School District. When I was hired the Board of Directors was very clear about the benefit of hiring someone from outside of the community to bring a fresh perspective and to make the needed changes in the district for the benefit of all students....
  • Aiken named Salisbury Student of the Session
    published on Fri, 29 Jan 2016 20:04:24 GMT
    Pictured are the nominees for the Red Bluff Kiwanis Student of the Session at Salisbury High School, from left, Amber Aiken, who was named Student of the Session, Dakota Smith, Michael DuBray and Kiwanian Amanda Garrett....
  • Jackson Heights students participate in Great Kindness Challenge
    published on Thu, 28 Jan 2016 16:58:47 GMT
    Jackson Heights Elementary School SERRF students present posters and cards for staff to give to patients to St. Elizabeth Community Hospital Marketing Manager Amy Gonczeruk and President Todd Smith. Pictured, from left, are students Yanelli Castillo and Jordyn Armstrong, SERRF Site Facilitator Becky Sebree, Gonczeruk and Smith....
  • Corning Chamber: Police and Fireman Awards Dinner
    published on Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:02:54 GMT
    The annual Police and Fireman Awards Dinner is set for 6 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Veterans Memorial Hall hosted by the Corning Exchange Club. Tickets for the beef dinner prepared by the club are $15....