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$75,000 on the line for PHS art department | News  Porterville Recorder

Student entries for Vans shoe design competition advance to final 50The Porterville High School art department is in the midst of a competition that could win ...



Boys Tennis: Panthers complete series sweep of Marauders  Porterville Recorder

Porterville finishes second in EYL, prepare for playoffsIn the first meeting between rivals Porterville and Monache High School, the Panthers came out the victors ...



Swim: Panthers dominate rivalry meet | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville boys, girls stay undefeated in leagueFor another year in a row, Porterville High School boys and girls swim teams brought home the win against ...



PUSD Swimming: PHS boys, girls 1st at City meet  Porterville Recorder

SHS boys, MHS girls take secondThe undefeated streak for Porterville High School boys and girls swim teams continued Wednesday with the Panthers ...



Boys Basketball: Crown those Panthers | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville downs Monache 54-31 for share of EYL titleSweet Caroline, the Panthers are East Yosemite League Champions!Porterville High School boys ...



Silva becomes first Questbridge Scholar from Porterville High  Porterville Recorder

Will attend Rice University next fall on full-ride academic scholarshipYesenia Ramos Silva is a exemplary Porterville student who comes from a humble ...



Boys Basketball: Panthers' hot streak continues | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville downs Tulare Union for sixth-straight winAt 6-foot-4, lanky sophomore Dane Odsather, is proving to be a perfect sixth man for the Porterville High ...



Girls Basketball: Medrano surpasses 1,000-point milestone | Sports  Porterville Recorder

The 1,000-point milestone is one few high school basketball players accomplish, especially before their senior year, but don't tell that to Jazlynne Medrano.



Local Sports Roundup: Monache boys, girls dominant in win over Porterville  Porterville Recorder

Monache High School boys and girls track and field teams swept nearly every event in the Marauders' East Yosemite League victory over rival Porterville in ...



Girls Soccer: PHS, MHS draw in physical game  Porterville Recorder

Panthers are playoff bound, Marauders remain hopefulLast season, Monache High School girls soccer had no answer for Porterville in league play with two 1-0 ...



Culture, pageantry take center stage at 16th annual Navidad Folklorica  Porterville Recorder

Thousands of community members packed the Porterville Memorial Auditorium Friday for an evening full of culture at the 16th annual Navidad Folklorica, ...



Local Sports Roundup: Porterville falls, 3-way tie for 1st in EYL  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School baseball fell 7-2 to Tulare Western in Thursday's East Yosemite League game at home.Noah Munoz took the loss on the mound for the ...



Cross Country: Marauders sweep Panthers | Sports  Porterville Recorder

MHS Mendez, Ruiz place firstMonache High School girls and boys cross country teams showed why they're ranked second and third, respectively, in the CIF ...



Prep Baseball: Marauders win pitchers' duel | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Sandoval RBI gives MHS 2-0 win over rival PHSThe pitching duel between Monache High School's Ricky Alba and Porterville's Noah Munoz came down to the ...



Wrestling: Marauders complete dual sweep | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Monache boys, girls too much for Porterville Monache High School's domination of the East Yosemite League wrestling continued Wednesday evening with the ...



Girls Soccer: 'Simple mistakes' hurt Panthers | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville falls 4-2 to Mission OakIt's usually the little things that factor into a team's loss and that's exactly what happened to Porterville High School girls soccer ...



Girls Basketball: Upset at Sharman | Sports  Porterville Recorder

No. 4 Porterville falls 59-55 to No. 13 Diamond Ranch in state openerMarch Madness is still a few weeks away but all the energy that spring playoff basketball ...



Marauders defend EYL title | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Monache High School boys wrestling claimed their second-straight East Yosemite League championship with an impressive performance that saw Marauder ...



Softball: Marauders win 'ugly' against Panthers | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Monache tops Porterville 14-7It wasn't in any way perfect or pretty, but Monache High School softball pulled off a 14-7 comeback win at rival Porterville in ...



Granite Bowl: Return of the rock | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville downs Monache 51-40 in Granite BowlThere was singing, dancing and cheering all along the Porterville High School sidelines as the Panthers ...



Local Sports Roundup: PC's Rodriguez receives All-CVC honors  Porterville Recorder

Porterville College women's basketball player, Kathy Rodriguez, was named to the All-Central Valley Conference second team this weekend.As a sophomore ...



Local Sports Roundup: Panthers win Tulare/Visalia tourney again  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School baseball went back-to-back as upper-division champions of the Tulare/Visalia Pro-PT Invitational with a 8-0 shutout of ...



Panthers perfect record comes to an end | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville falls 50-16 to Tulare WesternThings started off well for Porterville High School's football team against Tulare Western in Friday's East Yosemite ...



Sarr is Homecoming Queen | Features  Porterville Recorder

Dressed in a glamorous red dress and vibrant jewelry, Porterville High School's Darcy Sarr was crowned as the new 2018-19 Veterans Homecoming Queen ...



Water Polo Semis: Panthers into the finals | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Valley championship game is Saturday at Fresno StateAfter a semifinal exit last season, Porterville High School girls water polo is into this weekend's CIF ...



Porterville High teacher arrested on sex charges  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Porterville High School auto shop teacher is facing charges. He's accused of having sex with a former student, who police said was ...



UPDATE: Porterville High School coach had just passed background  Visalia Times-Delta

David Carrasco, a coach at Porterville High School, was arrested by Tulare County Sheriff's deputies Monday.



Former Porterville High School employee and sports coach arrested again for sex crimes against a minor  KFSN-TV

On Tuesday morning, the Porterville Police Department was contacted by an 18 year old male, who reported a sexual relationship with an adult male that took ...



Boys Soccer: Cardinals, Panthers draw at tourney | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Lindsay, Porterville and Granite Hills are top group teamsThe last time Porterville and Lindsay High School boys soccer teams faced off, the Cardinals came out ...



Orange Belt Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Kaden Ramage  Porterville Recorder

A Panther, through and through: Porterville's Kaden Ramage was clutch for the EYL champion PanthersIn eighth grade, Kaden Ramage not only chose ...



Nelson era begins at PUSD | News  Porterville Recorder

New supt. brings two decades of experience to new rolePorterville Unified School District's new superintendent may be young, but he brings with him nearly two ...



Wall of Fame: Kusserow joins PHS greats | News  Porterville Recorder

Dedication of long-time band director honoredAfter being selected personally by Buck Shaffer to take over the reigns of the Porterville High School Panther Band ...



31 locals receive All-EYL honors | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Both Porterville and Monache High School football programs had their best seasons in at least five years, with both teams getting winning records and making it ...



'Welcoming endless possibilities' | News  Porterville Recorder

Proud Panthers take home diplomasPorterville High School's Class of 2018— 421 strong— took center stage at Rankin Stadium Tuesday in front of a crowd of ...



Rotary to honor Koop, Winton and Stowe at this year's Cancer Run  Porterville Recorder

The Porterville Breakfast Rotary will once again host the 18th annual Cancer Run/Walk at Granite Hills High School on Saturday, May 4th. Funds raised from the ...



Porterville HS teacher arrested for allegedly having sex with underage student faces new charges  KFSN-TV

PORTERVILLE, Calif. (KFSN) -- Bradley Collins was an auto shop teacher at Porterville High School and had been with the school district for more than 20 years ...



Local Sports Roundup: Betencourt hat trick aids Cardinals win  Porterville Recorder

Last season, Moises Betencourt led Lindsay High School boys soccer with 21 assists but it looks like he'll be taking over in the scoring department this season ...



PHS has eye on new band director | News  Porterville Recorder

Kusserow to stay on as interimMurmurings, speculations and much talk has been made about who will carry the mantle of Porterville High School Band Director ...



Valley champions are headed to college | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Rainey, Chapman sign NLIs to play collegiate water poloTogether, seniors Shyanne Rainey and Rosemary Chapman have been two of the brightest stars in the ...



Porterville High School teacher arrested for sex with minor  Porterville Recorder

Bradley Collins, 52, an instructor at Porterville High School (PHS), was arrested on Tuesday for felony charges of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor.



Egg-cellent start to Easter weekend | News  Porterville Recorder

Parks and Leisure egg hunt draws large crowd of families to Veterans Park FridayThe sun was burning down on Friday morning as the city's Parks and Leisure ...



DA: Tulare County man beat, strangled cousin with belt  Visalia Times-Delta

The primary suspect in the deadly incident is the man's cousin, according to detectives.



History center stage | News  Porterville Recorder

Fourth grade students from all over Porterville and surrounding areas gathered at the Zalud Park Friday to learn about California and its history.



Local Sports Roundup: Marauders are outright EYL champions  Porterville Recorder

Finish EYL play vs. Porterville ThursdayFor the second time in three years, the Monache High School volleyball team are East Yosemite League champions after ...



Boys Golf: Panthers stay atop EYL | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School boys golf are on a roll this season.Facing their East Yosemite League rivals, Monache, the Panthers (5-0 EYL) topped the Marauders ...



Porterville's Jacob Daguman | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School's Jacob Daguman gets fouled while taking a 3-point shot Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019 during the second half of an opening round game of ...



PHS Band Concert: In good hands | News  Porterville Recorder

First under new director had mix of old and newOnce every generation or so, a new band director takes the podium in front of the Porterville High School Panther ...



Unstoppable Marauders | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Monache finishes EYL on topMonache High School volleyball is headed to the playoffs on a high note after sweeping crosstown rival Porterville 3-0 at home ...



Cross country roundup: Caesar sets record, wins ESL meet  Porterville Recorder

Lindsay High School senior, McKaylie Caesar, finished nearly a full minute and a half ahead of her competitors to lead the Cardinals' girls cross country team to ...



Sharman challenges, empowers Panthers | Sports  Porterville Recorder

With their bellies full and their pockets emptied -— all in the name of giving for the kids — attendees at the first Porterville High School boys and girls basketball.



A keen eye and more | Features  Porterville Recorder

The third annual citrus judging contest at the Porterville Fairgrounds Saturday brought together 156 FFA students on 32 teams from 13 different schools to ...



Girls Basketball: Panthers down Marauders, win EYL | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Go undefeated at home and win a league championship? Easy.Send the cross-town rival home with no dessert? No problem.Cut down the nets? Ummm ...



Orange Belt Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Jewelia Maniss  Porterville Recorder

Heart over height: Porterville's Jewelia Maniss played big for EYL champion PanthersListed at 5-foot-7, Porterville High School's Jewelia Maniss is obviously not ...



Local Sports Roundup: Spartans ease by Aztecs  Porterville Recorder

Strathmore High School's bats were hot against Farmersville in a 13-0 rout of the Aztecs in Tuesday's East Sequoia League at home.The Spartans (6-3-1, 3-1 ...



Girls Basketball: Grizzlies, Panthers open with wins | Sports  Porterville Recorder

GHHS, PHS and SHS play today in tourney semisBoth Granite Hills and Porterville High School girls basketball teams opened with big wins in the first day of the ...



MHS, PHS to get new classrooms | Features  Porterville Recorder

Porterville Unified School District trustees Thursday awarded two contracts for the construction of classrooms at two of the district's high school campuses.Oral E.



Club Water Polo: Local ladies make waves in SoCal  Porterville Recorder

The Exeter Water Polo Club just returned from competing in the 2019 Kap 7 Invitation in Irvine, California. The team returned home with silver medals from the ...



MHS adds 6 to Athletic Hall of Fame | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Four former Monache High School athletes, a coach and a girls water polo team once again inked their names into the Marauders records books as the third ...



Seven make All-EYL teams  Porterville Recorder

A total of seven boys soccer players from Porterville and Monache High School received All-East Yosemite League honors for their play this season.



Prep Water Polo: Porterville's Boyd is All-EYL MVP  Porterville Recorder

Last year he was a first-team selection, but this year Porterville High School senior Colton Boyd outdid himself and earned the honor of All-East Yosemite ...



Better decisions, better scores | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Monache's improvement continues with win over Porterville As a season progresses, continued improvement is important and something coaches look for ...



Last of his kind | News  Porterville Recorder

Longtime Porterville realtor Jerry Letsinger passes away at 85A native son. Veteran. A consummate professional and working machine. The last of a dying breed ...



Local Sports Roundup: Panthers hold off the Tribe  Porterville Recorder

Missed shots, a field block from Porterville High School's Josh Halopoff and more secured a 5-4 comeback win over Tulare Union in Porterville's East Yosemite ...



For Clark Keele, Panther Band director was a dream  Porterville Recorder

Clark Keele, the newly hired band director for Porterville High School, said he is a little overwhelmed, but “very, very excited.”Porterville Unified School District ...



A Springville icon | Features  Porterville Recorder

Miss Virginia Radeleff celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday at the Springville Inn with over 200 friends and family who came from near and far to wish her ...



Panther Band Concert is Friday | News  Porterville Recorder

First one for new director KeeleThe 65th Annual Porterville High School Panther Band Concert will take place Friday at 8 p.m. at the Frank “Buck” Shaffer Stage ...



PHS coach arrested, bail $75K | News  Porterville Recorder

Bail was set Tuesday at $75,000 for a Porterville High School freshman football coach who was arrested Monday for soliciting a minor, reports the Tulare County ...



All city firework booths are open | News  Porterville Recorder

When to use fireworks and what kind you can useThe Fourth of July is just around the corner, but there are a few things residents need to be cognizant of.



Teacher rearrested on sex charges | News  Porterville Recorder

Several more victims step forwardBradley Collins, 52, a former instructor at Porterville High School (PHS), was re-arrested on Tuesday after the Tulare County ...



Torres is Miss Porterville | News  Porterville Recorder

Some unexpected drama during the big reveal. Porterville High School's Brianna Torres earned the crown of Veteran's Homecoming Queen and Miss Porterville ...



PUSD addresses fear, rumors | News  Porterville Recorder

District, police say student safety is No. 1 as more threats surfaceAs the nation continues to react to the recent school shooting in Parkland, Fla., leaders of ...



NLI Signing: Taylor overcomes, becomes an Eagle | Sports  Porterville Recorder

MHS senior signs with university water polo program after heart surgerySigning days are special for every athlete and their family, but on Monday afternoon, ...



Graduation dates set for PUSD | News  Porterville Recorder

Porterville Unified School District has announced its end-of-the-year scholarship nights and commencement exercises.The festivities are all scheduled for May.



Elementary school in Porterville raising money to honor teacher who recently passed away  KFSN-TV

PORTERVILLE, Calif. (KFSN) -- A touching story of remembrance out of the South Valley as a Porterville elementary school is trying to honor one of their ...



McCarthy recognizes exemplary students, teachers with Merit Awards  Porterville Recorder

Character, commitment and success inside and outside of the classroom were celebrated inside the PUSD board room Tuesday as five local high school ...



Porterville represented at National FFA Convention | News  Porterville Recorder

Gibbs, board members attend eventPorterville Unified School District Superintendent Ken Gibbs was joined by board President Lillian Durbin and PUSD board ...



14 area bands set for Band-A-Rama | News  Porterville Recorder

Will take place Saturday at Rankin StadiumThe annual Veteran's Day Buck Shaffer Band-A-Rama will feature 14 high school and middle school bands and ...



PHS Band director Kusserow to retire | Features  Porterville Recorder

Porterville High School's commitment to an excellent band program began with Buck Shaffer. When Shaffer retired in 1990, a former student of Shaffer's, James ...



Disneyland or bust: Pioneer Band seeks donations | News  Porterville Recorder

With a trip to Disneyland on the line, the Pioneer Middle School Mustang Band is calling for more donations.



Porterville (Calif.) freshman football coach arrested for soliciting a minor  USA TODAY High School Sports

Porterville's freshman football coach was arrested by Tulare County Sheriff's Cyber Crimes Unit. Coach David Carrasco, 36, was arrested and booked Monday ...



Monache kicks off 50th year | News  Porterville Recorder

Students arriving at Monache High School this morning could not help but notice what this year is all about — Monache's 50th year.Banners, big and small, have ...



Local bands shine at CMEA Festival | News  Porterville Recorder

After two full days of performance, the Central Section of the California Music Educators Association annual festival concluded Friday at the Buck Shaffer Theater ...



Spectacular night for Kusserow | News  Porterville Recorder

From the moment the 64th Annual Panther Band Spring Concert began Friday night at the Frank “Buck” Shaffer Theater inside the Porterville Memorial ...



McCarthy selects Vigneault as principal nominee to USMMA  Ridgecrest Daily Independent

Congressman makes yearly nominations to US *service* academies, featuring Burroughs seniors and an alum. Gavin Vigneault, a senior at Burroughs High ...



Recorder names Sarr new editor | News  Porterville Recorder

Porterville Recorder Publisher Bill Parsons announced today the promotion of Matthew Sarr to the position of editor effective June 22. Sarr has served as The ...



Prep Volleyball: Kelley tops All-EYL list | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Nine others receive All-League honors. It's hard to stand out on a championship team, but Monache High School's Hailey Kelley did. When the team needed an ...



Record-breaking number of bands | News  Porterville Recorder

17 bands performed at the Band-A-RamaThe 45th annual Veterans Day Frank “Buck” Shaffer Band-A-Rama was deemed a success, with 17 bands performing ...



Prep Sports  Porterville Recorder

The CIF State Track and Field Championship finishes today at Clovis' Veteran's Memorial Stadium with two local athletes competing in the final events of the ...



Hoagie's Heroes closes doors | News  Porterville Recorder

Steve and Joan Feleay on Saturday closed the doors to their Hoagie's Heroes restaurant in Centennial Plaza on Main Street, a business which has existed in ...



Cinco de Mayo full of events | News  Porterville Recorder

Local parade Saturday and Fiesta SundayDignitaries, floats, royalty, dancers, classic cars, bands and more are expected today for the 91st annual Cinco de ...



Fair celebrating 70th anniversary | News  Porterville Recorder

Here's Cheers to 70 Years,” is the theme for the upcoming Porterville Fair and the community is invited to celebrate this momentous milestone Wednesday ...



Sports Roundup: Sierra Pacific keeps rolling  Hanford Sentinel

The Sierra Pacific Golden Bears fast start continued on Dec. 17 with a 61-48 victory over Porterville High School in Hanford to move to 9-1 overall.



Homecoming Queen contestants | News  Porterville Recorder

Seven vying for crownSeven young women are vying for the title of Veteran's Homecoming Queen this year. The queen and her court will reign over the annual ...



'World class' coach Vega returns to Porterville | Sports  Porterville Recorder

Former Mexico national coach back training ChivasThe Central Valley is once again being graced with the experienced and respected presence of former ...



PHS graduate created popular Kellogg's characters | News  Porterville Recorder

Vernon Grant also helped train Walt Disney's artistsAn author from South Carolina was in town Thursday morning to share the story of a man who garnered ...



8 vying for title of Miss Porterville | News  Porterville Recorder

Local Pageant returns Oct. 24Following a one-year hiatus because no one stepped forward to seek the title of 2014 Veterans Homecoming Queen/Miss ...



TCSO's Scholarship recipient sworn in | News  Porterville Recorder

Sheriff Mike Boudreaux swore in recent Porterville College graduate Joseph Banda as a Sheriff's Deputy Trainee along with two other new employees at a ...



Students earn awards for DAR essays | News  Porterville Recorder

The Alta Mira Chapter National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently awarded 11 students from nine different schools. Six students wrote ...



Casting call for local film 'Wild Boys' | News  Porterville Recorder

PHS graduate shooting picture in SpringvillePorterville High School graduate and Springville native Vincent Catalina is coming home to film his first feature film ...



Kelley named Miss Porterville | News  Porterville Recorder

Performed song from 'Les Miserables'A Porterville High School honor student claimed the 2016 duo title of Miss Porterville and Porterville Veterans ...



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