December 22, 2009

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All League Team Players Announced

Holtville Sports Selected by league coaches under the auspices of the San Diego Hall of Champions. Selection committees can recognize athletes in excess of the authorized number, but only those whose names will appear on…


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Police Briefs

City of Holtville Friday, December 18 WHO’S HOOD IS IT ANYWAY?: It was reported that a teenager was jumping on the hood of a vehicle. It is unknown if he owns this vehicle or not….


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Hundreds Get H1N1 Vaccines

During Saturday Drive At Expo By Chris Furguson Hundreds of cars were lined up in the Imperial Valley Expo’s parking lot during  the first vaccination drive for the H1N1 Swine Flu virus on Saturday, December…


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Film Classics to Rev Up Holiday Spirit

Families often have their own unique traditions when it comes to the holidays. Lately, families have begun to include films in many of those traditions. That’s thanks largely to the array of classic holiday films…


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United States Transfers 12 Guantanamo Bay Detainees

United States Transfers 12 Guantanamo Bay Detainees to Afghanistan, Yemen and the Somaliland Region Twelve detainees have been transferred from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to Afghanistan, Yemen and the Somaliland region. As directed by…



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Supervisors Reject Opportunity to Create Green Jobs

Once Again, County Supervisors Reject Opportunity to Create Green Jobs for Imperial County Residents Program Would Have Provided National Model for Green Job Creation, Skilled Workforce Training and Positioned County for Stimulus Funds EL CENTRO,…


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FBI Releases Michael Jackson Files

MICHAEL JACKSON Investigative Files Released 12/22/09 Investigative Files on Michael Jackson In response to Freedom of Information Act requests, the Bureau has released its investigative files on the late entertainer Michael Jackson, who died earlier…


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The Real History Of Christmas?

By Chris Furguson The middle of winter, after the Solstice when the longest night and shortest day occur in nature, was a time to celebrate long before a child named Jesus was born in a…


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Former Holtville Resident Releases Christmas CD

By Luke Phillips A former Holtville resident is helping spread holiday cheer with her new album ‘Believe Christmas’, a collection of traditional Christmas tunes with a modern twist. Terry Maston grew up in Holtville and…


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CANTEEN VEHICLE

THE AMERICAN RED CROSS SAN DIEGO/IMPERIAL COUNTIES CHAPTER UNVEILS NEW CANTEEN VEHICLE A Generous Gift from the Red Rose Society SAN DIEGO, CA, December 21, 2009 — The San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter of the American…