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Calexico High Culinary Students Headed to National Completion  Imperial Valley Weekly

After nabbing second place in a national competition in 2018, the Calexico High School Culinary Arts Program is returning this year aiming to take the top spot.

CHS student arrested after a massive brawl  KYMA

Calexico High School students engaged in a brawl that resulted in several apprehensions by Calexico police. The fight happened on Monday during lunchtime.

Calexico High moves forward on new lunch policy  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — A final decision from the school board on June 20 settled the debate of having an open or closed campus during lunch at Calexico High School, ...

Calexico to close campus for lunch  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — In a decision at least somewhat influenced by a student brawl that took place in May, the Calexico Unified School District Board voted 3-2 close ...

Student brawl still under investigation  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — Calexico Unified School District and local police are still investigating the cause of a brawl Monday involving a number of Calexico High School ...

Calexico High graduates its largest class ever  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — Eric Jarero really liked Jay Z's latest album “4:44,” and, after hearing it last year, made it his goal to showcase his love for it during his time.

Calexico High School Student Makes City Proud at Mexico National Tournament  Imperial Valley Weekly

Karen Salais' wrestling style is simple but effective: move quickly, dominate and pin. It's that recipe that is bringing the 15-year-old Calexico High School student ...

Jaime Santos' Education Career Has Made a Difference in Calexico  Imperial Valley Weekly

Jaime Santos said arriving each morning at Rockwood Elementary School in Calexico he knows he is shaping young lives as principal of t.

Calexico High celebrates hitting FAFSA goal  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — Calexico High School recently threw a party for its senior class for a noteworthy achievement.

Suspect in ski mask arrested for theft in Calexico  KYMA

A man accused of theft is behind bars after Calexico police said he led them on a pursuit and was eventually taken into custody. Authorities said they received a ...

Bulldogs Class of 2019 Leave Their Mark with a Great Future Ahead  Imperial Valley Weekly

The daughter of farmworkers, Calexico High School senior Cecilia Arellano said her parents were her inspiration to succeed in pursuing her.

Calexico High School Navy JROTC Cadet of the Week  Imperial Valley Press

My parents and Navy JROTC instructors because they motivate and push me forward to become a better and more successful person. What are your goals for ...

Calexico AD Rodriguez seeks to bring stability  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — Lorena Rodriguez has not come to a quiet place.

Big Draw: Calexico Gallery Opens for Aspiring Artists  Imperial Valley Weekly

Armed with a guillotine-style paper cutter, Calexico community services director Sandra Tauler diligently prepared artwork labels shortly b.

Calexico Lava Lamp Honors Modest, Yet Dynamic, Advocates  Imperial Valley Weekly

Calexico is a city steeped in tradition that takes pride in honoring outstanding members making contributions that improve the quality of l.

Calexico Native Chef Lands Spot on Netflix Competition  Imperial Valley Weekly

Calexico native and chef Esdras Ochoa might be spending time in Mumbai, India, working to open some restaurants, but has never left his hom.

Calexico Police stop planned mass school shooting plot  KYMA

A Calexico high school student told the principal on Friday about a plot by some students to commit murder on the campus. . Get the latest Yuma and Imperial ...

Artist Robert Pozos Returns Calexico Where Talents Blossomed  Imperial Valley Weekly

Robert Pozos was recently welcomed back with open arms by family and long-time friends as he was inducted into the artist wall at the Carme.

Mariachi Festival Bonds Community With Cherished Music  Imperial Valley Weekly

For the many border residents who grew up with mariachi music Calexico's 28th Annual Mariachi Sin Fronteras was a thrilling reminder of the.

This Week in Pictures: June 7-13  Imperial Valley Press

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Winners' Circle Of Talent Awes Grateful Carrot Fest Goers  Imperial Valley Weekly

Despite threatening skies, runners were out in force, which thrilled the crowd braving the elements to cheer on competitors just after sunr.

Calexico's “Woman of Steel” Wins Third Place at Mr. Mexico Bodybuilding Competition  Imperial Valley Weekly

She was nicknamed “The Woman of Steel” by her friends not just because of her physical strength but also because of her strong mental toughness and will to ...

Carrot Fest Drumline Competition Snares Calexico The Win  Newspapper

One could hear the oddly timed beats of practicing percussionists as dozens of visitors gathered around the gazebo in Holt Park to watch the annual drumline ...

This Week in Pictures: Jan. 11-17  Imperial Valley Press

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Calexico High School Navy JROTC Cadet of the Week: Kevin Rodriguez  Imperial Valley Press

Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High near 105F. Winds SE at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. A few clouds from time to time. Low 77F. Winds SW at 10 to ...

Banquet honors the Valley's top athletes and coach  Imperial Valley Press

EL CENTRO — Imperial Valley athletics had a glow-up day on Wednesday, as some of the area's best and brightest were honored at the 2019 Imperial Valley ...

Calexico High School Class of 2014 urged to remain happy  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — As excited as they were nervous, Calexico High School's class of 2014 gathered all together for the last time as they prepared to walk the stage ...

VIDEO: Calexico Bulldogs' football team looks for win after tough losses  Imperial Valley Press

The Calexico High School Bulldogs football team is looking for a big win after a few recent losses. The team will play Sweetwater High School on Friday, Oct. 3, ...

Border schools get tough on Mexican students  Christian Science Monitor

In Calexico, Calif., schools crack down on students who live across the border.

Calexico High School cheer squad to compete at USA Nationals in March  Imperial Valley Press

IMPERIAL — After months of throwing baskets, executing stunts and jumps and the ever nerve-wracking pyramid, the Calexico High School cheer squad took its ...

Kiki Camarena: Real Story of 'Narcos Mexico' DEA Agent

Kiki Camarena is a DEA agent heavily featured in Narcos: Mexico on Netflix. Learn the real story of his life.

This city's air is killing people. Who will stop it?  The Desert Sun

Cities on the U.S.-Mexico border suffer in toxic air. The pollution is making people sick and cutting lives short. Little is being done to stop it.

This Week in Pictures: March 22-28  Imperial Valley Press

Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 84F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. Some clouds this evening will give way to ...

John Tyree returns to football, takes helm of Calexico High program  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — There's a new head football coach at Calexico High School and that should not come as a shock to beleaguered Bulldog football players and fans ...

Lessons from the Old Courthouse in El Centro  CALmatters

Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar says we must keep California's courts accessible so that the system can enrich the lives of all, especially children.

Valley Briefs: Two local men graduate CHP academy  Imperial Valley Press

WEST SACRAMENTO — Two Imperial Valley natives recently completed the 28-week cadet-training course at the California Highway Patrol Academy, CHP ...

VIDEO: Imperial High Tigers win league opener against Calexico High Bulldogs  Imperial Valley Press

The Imperial High Score won its Imperial Valley League home opener against Calexico High in girls' soccer Tuesday, recording the school's second win against ...

This Week in Pictures: March 1-7  Imperial Valley Press

Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 84F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. Partly cloudy skies. A stray shower or ...

Marching bands seek perfection in Chula Vista competition  The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bands from throughout Southern California compete in the Chula Vista Bayfront Band Review & Festival.

Calexico High celebrates 100 years of Bulldogs  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO – Students beamed with pride as they became the 100th class to become Bulldogs for life during Calexico High School's commencement ceremony ...

Imperial County Continues To Grapple With Teen Pregnancy  KPBS

California's teen birth rate has declined by 48 percent since 1991. It now stands at the lowest level in state history. But the rate of teen pregnancy remains high in ...

Calexico Chemistry Students will Benefit from California Casualty's $2500 Academic Award  PR Web

Calexico High School Teacher Eduardo Niebla will be buying equipment that will benefit students in his chemistry classes with the latest $2,500 Academic ...

High School Research Teachers Conference  Science News for Students

On September 27-29, 2019, the Society for Science & the Public (the Society) will welcome 200 science research teachers at all levels of experience to gather in ...

Calexico High's Pearl Escobar earns full-ride volleyball scholarship to Hawaii Pacific University  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — Calexico High School senior Pearl Escobar has at least two more games left in her high school volleyball career and like a majority of senior ...

Narcos Mexico Accuracy: How Much of Season 4 is True?

Narcos: Mexico traces the rise and (the begin of) the fall of the Guadalajara cartel, shifting the “drug war” from Colombia to Mexico and the U.S. border.

Week in Pictures: Dec. 28-Jan 3  Imperial Valley Press

You know, Mia is the perfect example of the kid we want as our own or, as in my case, as my student. So proud of her!!! She is a #MightyWoman and will ...

This Week in Pictures: Feb. 22-28  Imperial Valley Press

Partly cloudy skies. Gusty winds during the evening. Low 84F. SE winds at 20 to 30 mph, decreasing to 5 to 10 mph. Tonight. Partly cloudy skies. Gusty winds ...

Calexico's Vargas finally gets title belt after 17 years  Imperial Valley Press

CALEXICO — On Dec. 14, 1996, Calexico's Juan “Vaquero” Vargas was on top of the world, having just won the World Kickboxing Federation's lightweight title ...

Danny Villanueva, co-founder of Univision, dies at 77  Los Angeles Times

Danny Villanueva, a former pro football player who became key to the growth of Spanish-language broadcasting in the United States, was known as a ...

State bowl football games to culminate this weekend  Star-News

The high school football season will finally come to an end this weekend with state bowl championship games. Title contests will be played throughout the state ...

Steele Canyon Cougars get their cherished moment in time  Star-News

It was beyond the wildest dreams of head coach Scott Longerbone, and a tribute to all the players on the Steele Canyon High School football team who never ...

Can Imperial County Come Back From the Dust?  San Diego Reader

Driving west on I-8, down from the dry, rugged mountains, diving into what should be a desert landscape 100 miles east of San Diego, the Imperial Valley ...

Hillary Clinton in Perris: 'I want ... affordable and available' college  The Desert Sun

Hillary Clinton promised a stalwart commitment to education reform, from available daycare to affordable college, with special attention for the often-neglected ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 400m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 400 meter dash.

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