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Corrigan and Hodges filed suit on behalf of the club membership, which includes parents of approximately 240 students

Parent club sues foundation over alleged money-grab

Community Foundation rejects categorically claims it acted improperly or colluded with former club officials to take nearly $200,000 bequeathed to Southside School kids and tie it up forever in an irrevocable endowment fund

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The multi-use fields will benefit SBHS students and athletes, allowing for safe, state-of-the art surfaces for boys' and girls' teams and physical education classes. SBHS photo

SBHS breaks ground on multi-use fields

Bond-funded project kicks off multi-phase athletic field construction, including a planned aquatics complex and new stadium

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New visual and performing arts building debuts

Bond measure-funded project adds new classroom space for dance, visual arts and ceramics classes, along with social science

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Eric Kraul, 16, lives with the medical repercussions of his sports related head injury.

A football injury changes a boy’s life, perhaps forever—but what’s being done about it?

Sidelined at 16 by a serious concussion on the eve of his senior season, former Haybaler tight end Eric Kraul struggles with medical issues that could last a lifetime—and now questions whether the system should have done more to protect him...

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Study says two-thirds of SBHS grads immediately enroll in college

According to a Clearinghouse study provided by San Benito High School, nearly three out of four recent SBHS grads enrolled in college at some point during the first year after high school, with that number climbing to 80 percent two years out

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Baler Girls' Soccer Hosts Second Annual Alumni Game

Friday, Dec.22, the Baler Girls' Soccer team hosted their annual Alumni Game in Andy Hardin Stadium

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LGBTQ youth support discussion to be held at San Benito High School

Discussion to feature education leaders and social justice groups

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Ramone Covarrubias wins first place VFW Patriot's Pen Essay competition

Seventh grader Ramone Covarrubias wrote the winning essay for the VFW Patriot's Pen competition in San Benito County and read it before VFW members. His essay will go on to compete against other California entries.

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SBHS accepting feedback from public on facility needs analysis

Members of the public are invited to comment in writing, on or before Jan. 4, 2018 or appear in person at the hearing on Jan. 9, 2018

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High school grad venue to change

Due to ongoing construction at San Benito High School, commencement will be held at Rabobank Stadium in Salinas on June 8, 2018

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SBHS student, teacher earn migrant program honors

Honor student and longtime teacher earn recognition for the educational success from regional migrant program

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San Juan School top readers from each class with their teachers. Photos courtesy of Krystal Lomanto

Local Elementary School Students Read over 6 Million Words

Students across the county were challenged to collectively read 3 million words over the summer by the SBCOE. Together, they crushed that challenge.

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San Benito High School   (BenitoLink file photo)

SBHS to hold public hearing on trustee districts plan

The Dec. 13 hearing is the next step in the process for the district to formulate trustee districts for its school board

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8 Balers earn all-league honors

Five players from the offense and two defenders earn recognition; one player named to sportsmanship team

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The VAPAA building is near completion and will be ready for classes next semester. Photos from the SBHS board construction update presentation

SBHS Trustees get a Campus Construction Update

SBHS board of trustees gather to discuss the construction updates taking place on campus. They also approve new courses.

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BenitoLink file photo of Gavilan College satellite campus in Hollister.

OPINION: SBC Supervisor Board Chairman Opposes Proposed Gavilan College Bond

SBC Supervisor De La Cruz states that proposed community college campus location in Hollister is too remote, poorly planned and incongruent with County General Plan.

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Gavilan College graduates wave

Gavilan College shares bond measure survey

Gavilan Joint Community College District trustees received the results from a community survey, funded by the college, regarding a potential locally-funded bond measure that might appear in a future election.

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OPINION: Shot Down Like A Duck On Opening Day Over School Safety Concerns

As a Hollister School District board member, I just want your kids safe at school. 0 drugs and weapons, 0 violent incidents, and 0 injuries. What's wrong with those goals?

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Baler girls' soccer to host alumni game

Annual event reunites former players and raises money to help purchase warm-ups, equipment, league patches and other training and cover other team expenses

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Cerra Vista Elementary in the Running to Win $10,000

Cerra Vista Elementary School learned last week that they are a finalist in the Frigo Cheese Heads Build a Bright Future campaign.

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