What's Happening - November 25, 2015

November 24, 2015


Just Jewelry "Plus" Craft Show on Dec. 4, 5

A special event the Lucerne Valley Seniors are sponsoring is the Just Jewelry "Plus" Craft Show.

There will be lovely creative earrings, necklaces, bracelets, etc., one of a kind original art works that would make beautiful stocking stuffers and perfect gives for special people.

The "Plus" part includes other creations of our artists. I do know one artist does beautiful leather work. Sharon will help you make your own necklace.

Sheriff's Blotter 11-25-15

November 24, 2015

Tuesday, Nov. 17

2:41 p.m. A grand theft was reported by a Waverly Street resident.

11:51 a.m. Illegal dumping was reported in the area of Crystal Creek Road and Powerline Road.

9:38 a.m. A theft was reported in the 38400 block of Old Woman Springs Road.

Monday, Nov. 16

5:00 p.m. A Buenos Aires Road resident reported a burglary.

3:23 p.m. A grand theft was reported in the 31800 block of Highway 18.

11:47 a.m. Lost property was reported in the 9800 block of Highland Road.

Photo: School Board presentation

November 24, 2015

ART INSTALLATION PRESENTATION: Lucerne Valley High School art instructor Jill Marshall and two of her art students presented a report on exciting installation art projects going on at the high school and middle school campus during last Wednesday’s special school board meeting. The art, which will be installed at several locations on campus, will help to bring beauty and culture to the school site. The cost will be under $3,000 for several projects, Marshall said. Peter Day, Lucerne Valley Leader


Firefighting: Female inmate and crew ready to respond

November 24, 2015

From staff and wire reports

On Monday, San Bernardino County Sheriff John McMahon and Deputy Fire Chief Jim Johnstone announced the graduation of the first County Female Inmate Hand Crew, also known as Glen Helen Crew 15-9.

In May of 2013 the first male hand crew began their academy with 15 members ready to respond in July of 2013. Since that time, the male inmates total has grown to 34 and, with the addition of 13 females graduating, the inmate hand crews available to serve the citizens of the County of San Bernardino total 47.

Religion: Thanksgiving Day Praise and Prayers

November 24, 2015

By James Reinebach

Thanksgiving to God for who He is and what he has done puts life into its only true perspective. Thanksgiving resolves many problems, and can even help resolve health problems. Bitterness dies when God’s thankworthy name is blessed by us. Note the Scripture and prayers following!

Psalm 100:1-5

Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all ye lands.

Serve the LORD with gladness:

come before his presence with singing.

Know ye that the LORD he is God:

it is he that hath made us, and not we ourselves;

Local Digest: School Board, LVEDA previews

November 17, 2015


Board expected to discuss Turnbull issues

The Lucerne Valley Unified School District's governing board is expected to discuss several matters related to Trustee Dawn Turnbull.

During its "Information/Discussion" portion of the upcoming Nov. 18 meeting the board will a response letter from the district's attorney, Margaret A. Chidester & Associates, to the Law Office of Robert D. Conaway regarding communications with Turnbull.

Photo: Successful Launch

November 17, 2015

Rocketeers set off their homemade rockets last Saturday afternoon on Lucerne Dry Lake. Hundreds of participants, including a large contingent of Boy Scouts, camped out in the middle of the dry lake bed and set off their rockets as part of the Rocketry Organization of California launch event. About 25 miles away in Johnson Valley on Saturday, a Boy Scout leader was killed after a similar rocket hit him in the face. Caroline Lieber, For The Leader

MAC Agenda: Facilities use fees to be addressed again

November 17, 2015

The Lucerne Valley and Johnson Valley Municipal Advisory Council is expected to again address the county's increase in facilities use fees at his regular meeting Thursday, Nov. 19 at 5 p.m.

In April, CSA 29 general manager Reese Troublefield introduced a new fee structure to help defray real costs such a maintenance and repairs. In some cases, fees would be implemented for groups previously not paying to use facilities.

What's Happening - November 18, 2015

November 17, 2015


Chamber, Senior Center, Roadrunner Christmas Mixer

The Lucerne Valley Chamber of Commerce, Senior Center and Roadrunners will host a Christmas Mixer at the Senior Center at 5 p.m. on Dec. 11.

We will be having silent auctions, 50/50 and a good meal. It is a potluck so please bring your favorite meal to share. The public is welcome to come and enjoy the evening with us.

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