Archive for November 19th, 2009
Westmorland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 5th Annual Honey Festival on Saturday, November 21, 2009 from 7:00 am to 2:30 pm at Westmorland City Park and Youth Center. Contact the Westmorland Chamber of Commerce for more details.
By Bob Hurst A little adversity didn't hurt Jimmie Johnson at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday. A week after crashing his car into the wall at Texas and finishing 38th, Johnson dominated the Checker O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 to build on his points lead with one race left in the Chase for the Sprint Cup. Johnson led 238 of 312 laps and gained 35 points on Mark Martin in the standings in winning his series-leading seventh race of the season. His 108-point margin all but seals a [...]
A Look At Holtville’s Past * * * * * TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO * * * * * A nine-member ad hoc committee was formed to tackle the job of cleaning up downtown “eyesores.” The meeting agreed that anything like a redevelopment agency would be a long and costly process, but that a plan to clean up “just one building a year” would be better than doing nothing at all. * * * * * Mrs. Fidela Irigoyen competed at the [...]
By Betty Predmore November 19, 2009 Holtville California-Preparations are underway for the Community Thanksgiving at Holt Park. Sponsored by Turning Point Ministries, along with donations from various churches and individuals throughout Imperial Valley, this is an annual event that seems to get bigger each year. Several hundred people are expected to attend this year's event which will be held on Thanksgiving Day from 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The event was started some years back with the [...]
City of Holtville Friday, November 13 FREAKY VISUALS: It was reported that the caller heard a suspicious noise outside, when the caller looked outside he saw a subject running outside away from the residence, the caller did not recognize the subject nor was anything stolen, the caller was advised of his options TIME FOR SOME INTERVENTION: It was reported that the caller noticed a husband and wife couple having an intense argument, the caller did not state what the [...]