What's Happening - May 11, 2016

May 10, 2016

5th Annual Bustier & Garter Poker Run

The 5th Annual Bustier & Garter Poker Run will be held on May 21. Sign-ups are 9 – 10 a.m. at Cadillac Ranch in Lucerne Valley. $25 per rider and $40 per couple.

Entry includes food, cash prizes and music. Contact the Lazy Lizard at 760-900-7671. Music is by After Hours from 4 – 8 p.m. followed by karaoke. All vehicles are welcome. Vendors are welcome.

All proceeds go to the Lucerne Valley Youth Project. For more information call Pam at 760-684-3382.

Rummage Sale

Obituary: Dorothy Marie Wilson and JD Wilson

May 10, 2016

A testament to true love, Dorothy Marie Wilson and JD Wilson passed away 10 days apart - proving that they could not live without each other.

JD Wilson was born on March 27, 1924 in Ontario, California to (Mary) Pearl and John Wilson. He passed away on April 4, 2016 in Apple Valley, California surrounded by his family.

Dorothy Marie was born on June 12, 1934 in Guthrie, Oklahoma to Hattie and Paul Davis. After her father passed away, Dorothy was loved and raised by Max Dean. She passed away on April 14, 2016 in Apple Valley, California surrounded by her family.

Sheriff's Blotter 05-11-16

May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 3

10:16 p.m. A drug-related arrest was made in the vicinity of Oracle Road and Highway 18.

10:06 p.m. A pedestrian check was performed in the area of Ox Bow Road and Highway 18.

5:32 p.m. An area check was performed in the the 5800 block of Highway 18.

4:31 p.m. A burglary was reported in the 32000 block of Emerald Road.

2:05 p.m. A burglary was reported on Verdugo Avenue.

Monday, May 2

10:42 p.m. A motorcycle related disturbance was reported in the 31800 block of Highway 18.

Lucerne Valley FFA goes to State

May 10, 2016

By Madison Redding
Special to the Leader

Lucerne Valley FFA chapter took 18 members to Fresno for a four-day leadership conference. During the conference they attended numerous sessions, listen to motivational guest speaker and find out who the California State FFA Officer are. Sara Sullivan qualified for State with her Equine Science Placement Proficiency. At the California State FFA Conference they found out that Sara would be moving on to the National level.


The 16th annual Worm Race slithers into town

May 10, 2016

By Peter Day
Senior Reporter

For the 16th time, the West Coast's sleekest earth worm racers toed the line at Lucerne Valley Elementary School last Friday.

"This is the cultural event of the year," said event founder/organizer Jo Richards.

The annual Worm Race pitted the fittest worms (rumor has it that they've been pumping iron at Mavrick Von Haug's gym) against each other. LVES sixth graders served as handlers, coaxing the athletes into position. Making it all possible were local businesses whose sponsorships helped make for a spirited competition.


Cook: National security is top priority

May 10, 2016

By Peter Day
Senior Reporter

LUCERNE VALLEY — Of all that's on his congressional plate, national security continues to simmer dangerously at the top, according Rep. Paul Cook (R-Hesperia).

"Al Qaeda has morphed into ISIS," Cook said Tuesday at the monthly meeting of the Lucerne Valley Economic Development Association. "They're bad guys. They chop off heads."

OHV NEWS: Rasor Off-Highway Vehicle Area meetings

May 10, 2016

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Barstow Field Office, recently announced the dates, times, and locations of several public meetings to provide input in the development of a Rasor Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area Management Plan.

The California Desert Conservation Area (CDCA) Plan of 1980 identified the Rasor Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area as an appropriate location for intensive OHV activity. The plan further mandated the writing of a recreation plan for its proper management.



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