OPINION: It’s time for our community to become one

County supervisor says residents, elected officials and business owners need to collaborate and communicate for the betterment of the community

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2017 Ford Driving Dreams Grants Recipients

Grant to help San Benito County LULAC students

$20,000 awarded to San Benito LULAC to assist local students pursue a higher education

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Police arrest 4 juveniles after alleged break-in at school

The group is alleged to have broken into Cerra Vista and Calvary Christian schools

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The Solar PV shade structures (shown in blue) will be located in the North Parking Lot.

San Benito High School to implement energy efficiency program

The project, which includes new light fixtures, "smart" heating and cooling systems, and the installation of solar panels, is expected to save the district $13 million

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SBHS board considers suicide prevention policies

State-mandated action requires districts to include staff development on suicide awareness and prevention for teachers, counselors and district staff

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Champions for change educating parents about healthier drink options with their "Rethink Your Drink" program.

A healthy approach

Health fair offers screenings, information, resources for low-income and migrant residents of San Benito County

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Students at Rancho San Justo Middle School 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony

OPINION: The Hollister School District from a board member’s view

Robert Bernosky addresses the internal hurdles and the limits of a board member that must be overcome to bring about positive change in the Hollister School District

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Local schools receive Title I funding

Federal money provides financial assistance to local educational agencies and schools with high numbers or high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards

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Migrant Education Program to hold health fair at Southside School

Eye, hearing and dental screening will be provided at no cost on Wednesday

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Sober Grad Night Committee members. All photos provided by Rick Espino.

SBHS Sober Grad Night tradition continues

62 percent of San Benito High School grads attended the event to celebrate graduation in a safe, sober environment

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Walking San Benito: Baler Strong

This is the fifth in a series of articles in which local adventurer Jim Ostdick will introduce readers to the many walking opportunities throughout San Benito County.

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Explorer firefighters complete training, get pinned, demonstrate skills

Explorer Firefighters are pinned in a ceremony and then demonstrate what they have learned

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Studying in the Briggs Building

Registration open for Gavilan's Fall classes in San Benito County

A variety of class locations will be available in Hollister and San Juan Bautista

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Recipients of the 2017 Latino Generations Scholarship Program. (left to right) Adriana Duran, Giovanna Flores, Ruben Sobreyra, Diana Sanchez Ruiz, Karina Rosas, Julio Salazar, Yumira Perez, Georgina Patino, and Vivian De Jesus

Latino Generations scholarship program honors youth

Apreciando el pasado ... cultivando el futuro/Appreciating the past, cultivating the future

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Lorene Ryan and Violencia and Alejandro at the Flower Farm Tour

Aromas Home and School Club greets folks on Flower and Farm Tour

The Four Winds Growers Nursery participates in the annual Flower Farm Tour with Aromas Home and School Club

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Free cybersecurity training for high school students at Gavilan College

Students at the camp will learn how to protect themselves from hackers and malware attacks

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Hollister Rotary announces 2017 scholarship award winners

$20,000 in scholarships were presented to 13 students from San Benito, Anzar and San Andreas high schools

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Hollister School District’s Google University bolsters use of technology for productivity

Program certifies educators in using technology with various classroom applications

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Library to host digital storytelling workshop

Participants on September 8 & 9 will create a short film that will be part of a statewide collection of digital stories

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Anzar grads await for their diplomas

55 receive high school diplomas from Anzar

Grads celebrate their uniqueness during commencement

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