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LHS AVID program receives honor

By Nancy Gutierrez Only 34 of the 17,000 schools nation-wide involved in the Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program, have received a certificate of distinction for meeting the highest goals of the program. Wednesday at a special meeting, Lindsay High School was presented with a certificate as one of those elite 43 by AVID's founder […]

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Liason now available to homeless students

By Nancy Gutierrez In 2000, 33 percent of Tulare County's youth were living in poverty. A report by The Great Valley Center records parental unemployment in the Valley at 7 percent, which is higher than the state average. Parental unemployment is measured as the percentage of children with neither parent employed. The document reported that […]

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Love Doctors

By Nancy Gutierrez One third grader at Rocky Hill School will have 30 valentines on Feb. 14 thanks to his concerned classmates in Patty Hylton's class. The students were busy last week making valentines for a classmate who has been absent since the last week in January. Students wished Alex a happy valentines day and […]

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Bill could change driving age

In response to the high number of auto deaths involving Central Valley teens and the overall disproportionate number of accidents by the youngest of drivers, Assemblyman Bill Maze has introduced legislation to raise the California Drivers License age to 17. Proponents say Assembly Bill 1877 will not only protect 16-year-old teenagers -- who currently are […]

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F&T scholarships are available in Exeter

The Finance and Thrift Company is Proud to announce that 22 scholarships will be given to high school seniors this June. One Scholarship is available for each city that has a Finance and Thrift Branch. The winner is selected based on the criteria stated in the application. High school seniors who would like to apply […]

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Funding cuts hit vocational education

By Nancy Gutierrez Agricultural education, along with other high school class electives like industrial education, woodshop and home economics receive funding through the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998. Vocational education, or career technical education as it is now called, has changed from a job training program in 1910 to a […]

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City manager updates board on future renovations

By Nancy Gutierrez At the Lindsay Unified School District meeting Jan. 26, board members were given a presentation by City Manager Scott Townsend on the Lindsay Wellness Center as well as the extensive renovations the City of Lindsay will embark on in the next five years. Townsend said there were three areas that the city […]

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LUSD has no political preference

By Nancy Gutierrez The Lindsay Unified School District has been fielding calls regarding a political sign located on a building being rented by the district. A warehouse used for storage located on Sweet Brier Avenue has been rented by the district since 1989. The district only rents out one side of the building. The other […]

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Fight for Funding

By Nancy Gutierrez Agricultural education, along with other high school class electives like industrial education, woodshop and home economics receive funding through the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998. Vocational education, or career technical education, as it is now called, has changed from a job training program in 1910 to a […]

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