George Rose Jr.won the Hackamore Class in 1964. Here he is accepting the award on Princess Nile. Photo courtesy Tammy Rose.

Features

Down Memory Lane: Stars of the Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo

Recalling some of the well-known horses that have entertained crowds at Bolado Park.

Hollister First Sundays Ride & Cruise

Date/Time June 07, 2020 to June 07, 2020 11:30 AM until 04:00 PM This event occurs monthly, Description This is a group motorcycle ride and car cruise down Highway 25 to King City and back from leaving from Hollister Powersports and ending at Johnny's Bar & Grill. We meet at 11:30 and roll at noon. All bikes,

Still image from "Shootout at Tres Pinos," a three-minute film made by local teens Oliver and Finn Cross.

Art & Culture

Tres Pinos brothers take on 72-hour online film slam

Oliver and Finn Cross, 13-year-old twins, create their own Western movie.

A few new tasks have been added to Rena Dortch's day since the shelter-in-place order went into effect, but overall she said things are the same, just quieter. Photo by Leslie David.

San Benito Lifestyle

Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat

Tres Pinos Post Office serves as central location for rural residents even during the coronavirus pandemic.

Ginger Ross, Janet Mayou and Bronson LoBue. Mayou came up with the idea of feeding breakfast to all Tres Pinos School students. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Schools & Education

Tres Pinos School working to bring back breakfast program

Filling ‘a great unmet need’ led to improved academic achievement.

Hollister Exchange Club Crab Crack and Dance

Date/Time March 21, 2020 to March 21, 2020 05:30 PM Description Dance to the music of the Sake Bombs featuring “The Voice” contestant and Hollister native Johnny Sanchez at this year’s Hollister Exchange Club Crab Crack March 21, 2020, at the San Benito Fair Pavilion, Tres Pinos. This event is a local favorite with all

Partygoers. Photo provided by Debbie Rey.

Community Opinions

COLUMN: Long time county resident celebrates big 90

A group of people surprised George in Fallon, NV, where he currently resides.

High School Art Show Reception

Date/Time February 08, 2020 to February 08, 2020 05:00 PM until 07:00 PM Description Join the San Benito County Arts Council for an Exhibition Reception celebrating artworks created by local students from San Benito High School, San Andreas Continuation High and Pinnacles Community School. View the artwork, meet the artists and enjoy light refreshments. This

News

Early morning earthquakes rattle Tres Pinos

Epicenters approximately nine miles south of town.

United Way of San Benito County Gala

Date/Time October 19, 2019 to October 19, 2019 05:00 PM Description Join the Annual United Way of San Benito County gala event and enjoy a festive evening at The Barn in Tres Pinos with cocktails, dinner and a live auction. All proceeds will directly benefit our San Benito County Partner Programs. Live entertainment throughout the

Immaculate Conception 81st Annual Parish Barbecue

Date/Time October 20, 2019 to October 20, 2019 12:00 PM until 05:00 PM Description Join Immaculate Conception Church for their 81st Annual Parish Barbecue! Dinner tickets will be available: $17 for adults and $10 for kids (take-out is available).*** Join us for a day of family fun! There will be games, cake walks, raffles, white

Location of the 4.7 earthquake outside of Tres Pinos on Oct. 15, 2019.

News

4.7 earthquake shakes San Benito County

Epicenter in the Gabilan Range outside of Tres Pinos.

Hope Harvest Festival

Date/Time October 19, 2019 to October 20, 2019 Description Hope Harvest Festival has moved. This year it will be held at San Benito Historical Park in Tres Pinos on Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20. This year, the event has expanded to include vendors of both vintage and artisan items and will have a

Bernat creates various types of jewelry. Photo courtesy of Michelle Bernat.

San Benito Lifestyle

Jewelry designer Michelle Bernat returns for rodeo

Bernatti Designs has a lot of Hollister connections.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Agriculture

San Benito Resource Conservation District Board of Director openings

Organization seeking directors and associate directors to oversee programs that promote erosion control, water quality protection and more.