Money from a controversial “fire prevention” fee paid by many California foothill and mountain residents will be used to cut down trees that are dead or dying because of the drought and bark beetle infestation.
Thumbs up to the 10th grade history students at Central High East for creating a Genocide Remembrance Museum, following a concept developed by teacher Jaime Schulze. Students experienced the exhibit Feb. 3-4 during school hours, with the public and parents invited the first evening. Schulze said the exhibit is part of Modern World History using the Common Core approach.
Scenes from the 34th Annual Fresno County Academic Decathlon Super Quiz on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Central East High School in Fresno. Fresno County’s winning team, University High School, will compete in the California State Decathlon March 17-20 in Sacramento. The state championship team will advance to the National Decathlon April 28-30 in Anchorage, Alaska.
Sandy McKinney runs with her dog Westly, an English springer spaniel, to show off Westly’s skills at the Sun Maid Kennel Club of Fresno’s annual dog show on Feb. 6, 2016. The Fresno Fairgrounds was filled with dogs and their owners competing for the top prize of Best in Show.