Burroughs wraps Homecoming Week

Burroughs wraps Homecoming Week

Burroughs High School’s eventful Homecoming week met a happy end last Friday with the football team eking out a 31-24 overtime victory against the Apple Valley Sun Devils. This is the Burros’ first league win following two heartbreaking 11th hour losses against Sultana and Hesperia. . . . Read Full Story >>

’Pan’ opens next weekend

’Pan’ opens next weekend

Peter Pan, played by Talise Graybill (top) greets a bewildered Michael and Wendy Darling, played by Annthony Smith and Peyton Tuthill. Burroughs’s production of Peter Pan opens next Friday, Nov. 7 at the BHS Parker PAC. Tickets are $8 pre sale and are available at . . . Read Full Story >>

ICS Homecoming Court

ICS Homecoming Court

The Immanuel Christian School Homecoming Court, from left, includes (front) Sophomore Megan Steimer, Junior Amanda McGee, Senior Leanne Fuller, Senior Taylor Adams and Freshman Illiana Lievanos, (back) Sophomore Kyle Wolf, Junior Bryce Benites and Christian McClelland, Senior Parker Walston and Freshman Devon Sherouse. Queen Taylor . . . Read Full Story >>

Art Guild show this weekend

The Sierra Art Guild will present its annual Fall Show and Sale of unique crafts and fine arts at the Clarion Inn on Saturday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We are excited . . . Read Full Story >>

Gem & Mineral Show this weekend

The Indian Wells Gem & Mineral Society’s 59th annual Gem & Mineral Show will be held at Mesquite Hall, Desert Empire Fiargrounds, Nov. 1-2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is free. At least nine vendors with rock- and jewelry-related items for sale, exhibits, a silent auction . . . Read Full Story >>

Holiday Bazaar comes to St. Ann

St. Ann Catholic School will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar on Friday, Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. “This year’s bazaar promises to be . . . Read Full Story >>

Garden Club to host Manzanar trip

The Oasis Garden Club will visit the Manzanar Museum, located just north of Lone Pine, on Thursday, Nov. 13. Partici-pants will gather at Inyokern Post Office at 9 a.m. to carpool to the museum. There is no admission fee for the museum. The group will . . . Read Full Story >>

A first-person perspective: Are there ghosts in Silver City?

A first-person perspective: Are there ghosts in Silver City?

By THERESA GOLDSTRAND, News Review Correspondent The ghosts at Silver City are reaching out and may, in fact, touch you. Having personally experienced this phenomenon, I assure you it is real. It is no Halloween prank. According to J. Paul “Jay” Corlew, Silver City is . . . Read Full Story >>

Military, civilian forces flock to  ‘China Lake  experience’

Military, civilian forces flock to ‘China Lake experience’

Some 2,000 people attended the first ever “China Lake Experience” on Oct. 23 at Mirror Lake. “The event was conceived by Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division Commander Rear Adm. Mike Moran and NAWCWD?Executive Director Scott O’Neil to re-ignite the China Lake culture of working . . . Read Full Story >>

‘As Bees in Honey Drown’ gears up for Nov. 7 opening

‘As Bees in Honey Drown’ gears up for Nov. 7 opening

By Brian Cosner News Review Staff Writer The Community Light Opera and Theatre Association is in the final weeks of rehearsing its next show, “As Bees In Honey Drown,” a satirical comedy by American playwright Douglas Carter Beane. The show opens at CLOTA Center Stage . . . Read Full Story >>

Grammy-nominated flautist to appear at petroglyph fest

R. Carlos Nakai, a nine-time Grammy-nominated flautist, will perform during the Ridgecrest Petroglyph and Heritage Festival, appearing on Friday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. at the Burroughs High School Parker Performing Arts Center. Of Navajo-Ute heritage, Nakai is the world’s premier performer of the Native . . . Read Full Story >>

Yates wins international award for IYK records

Yates wins international award for IYK records

Rebecca Neipp

Electronic aviation pioneer Chip Yates made headlines again when his world records — set last fall at Inyokern Airport — earned him distinction from national and international aviation societies. The Federation Aeronautique Internationale, the world air sports federation, awarded Yates the Louis Bleriot Medal for . . . Read Full Story >>

Fair is a success

Fair is a success

“The best fair we’ve seen in years!” said Mike Leming, Desert Empire Fairgrounds CEO. The community came out in droves for the fall fair last weekend. An estimated 11,000 to 12,000 people were in attendance, according to Leming. Photo by Laura Austin . . . Read Full Story >>

’As Bees In Honey Drown’ opens next month

’As Bees In Honey Drown’ opens next month

By Brian Cosner News Review Staff Writer CLOTA is in its final weeks of rehearsing its next show "As Bees In Honey Drown," a satirical comedy by american playwright Douglas Carter Beane. The show opens Friday, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. The production stars Heather . . . Read Full Story >>

A busy semester for BHS theater

By BRIAN COSNER News Review Staff Writer The Burroughs High School Drama program is hard at work prepping for two shows this semester before its winter break. The stage adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan” opens Nov. 7 and the Company Class will present the . . . Read Full Story >>

Spotlight on Open Studio Tour - Marcy Holbrook: Sculptures with humor

Spotlight on Open Studio Tour - Marcy Holbrook: Sculptures with humor

Linda Saholt

Since Marcy Holbrook’s husband calls their pet cats “my little friends,” she decided to make a sculpture of a huge cat cradling a little man. The sculpture, shown in the photo, is of course entitled “My Little Friend.” As an artist in this year’s Open . . . Read Full Story >>

Spotlight on Open Studio Tours - Jodi Ostrom: the beauty of beads

Spotlight on Open Studio Tours - Jodi Ostrom: the beauty of beads

“Every year I try to have something as a theme for the Open Studio Tour,” said Jodi Ostrom, bead artist. “This year I have an ocean theme, and I’m working with pearls, ocean jasper, Swarovski crystals and chain. The museum crowd seems to enjoy the . . . Read Full Story >>

O’Reilly car show

O’Reilly car show

This Chervrolet Eagle Roadster was one of many classic cars on display at O’Reilly Auto Parts’ Customer Appreciation Day and Car Show last Thursday afternoon. - Photo by Laura Austin . . . Read Full Story >>

’Ridgecrest Rock the Vote’ a success

’Ridgecrest Rock the Vote’ a success

Brian Cosner and Alas Tarin provide entertainment for the Cerro Coso Community College “Ridgecrest Rock the Vote” voter registration drive. Students and community were invited to enjoy free food and music while they filled out their voter registration forms. The event registered about 30 new . . . Read Full Story >>

A busy semester for BHS theater

By BRIAN COSNER News Review Staff Writer The Burroughs High School Drama program is hard at work prepping for two shows this semester before its winter break. The stage adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan” opens Nov. 7 and the Company Class will present the . . . Read Full Story >>