The Baler STRONG Students of the Week from Nov. 5-9. Photos courtesy of San Benito High School.

Children and Youth

Students recognized for displaying Baler STRONG values

STRONG is an acronym for Scholarship, Teamwork, Reflection, Opportunity, Nurture and Growth, representing the core values of San Benito High School.

Business / Economy

Jail expansion nears completion, more prisoners return to county

The $25 million project will double the facility’s size and provide new services as more inmates are transferred to the county from state prisons.