Central High School softball pitcher (Central Section) Gianna Mancha played Varsity ball all four years for the Grizzlies earning a 57-10 overall record. Mancha pitched 30 shutouts; 726 strikeouts in 468 innings for a 0.76 ERA. She led in batting too. That's huge!
Sunnyside High School’s St. Baldricks Foundation event raised more than $6,000 for childhood cancer.
“I am happy to submit to the shaver as a way to bring awareness and raise funds to help find cures for cancer in children,” said FUSD Interim Superintendent Bob Nelson. “It’s also important that our students and schools serve the larger community through efforts like the Baldricks Foundation.”
The event honored Mia Amendolagine, a 10-year-old Malloch Elementary School student who died last June after a battle with leukemia.
She was pregnant at age 14. Watch Huerta nearly in tears recount her story now.
Watch video on Huerta from five years ago: https://youtu.be/pq3aNwQKo0I
Read story from five years ago here: http://www.vidaenelvalle.com/news/article28123639.html
On a rainy April 18 morning, third-grade students in teacher Steve Baiz’ class at Vang Pao Elementary School showcased some fitness activities that they have been learning as part of a revamped physical education curriculum that focuses on teamwork, strength training and lesson plans around managing diabetes and other chronic health conditions.
“We don’t drop P.E. (physical education) just because it is raining,” said Christina Beaullieu, school district P.E. Specialist.
Premier Development League Fresno Fuego shutout visiting Burlingame Dragons 4-0 at Chukchansi Park on May 6, 2017. Cuevas fires from nearly 25 yards out marking the first goal for the Fuego this PDL season. Fresno exacts revenge from last year's playoff exit by the Dragons.
La autora chilena Isabel Allende recibió el Premio Latino Spirit por Logro en Literatura el lunes pasado (1 de mayo de 2017) en Sacramento por parte del Caucus Legislativo Latino de California. Allende es una fuerza feminista en el mundo literario. Aproximadamente 70 millones de copias de sus libros han vendido en todo el mundo.
Corona received the Dynamic Youth Award at the Latino Spirit Awards presented by the California Latino Legislative Caucus at the State Capitol on May 1, 2017. Corona, 13, has been volunteering for nine years. Through his organization, Love In The Mirror, nearly 50,000 homeless have received help.
Thanks to a generous donation of $ 5,000 from the Kings County Breastfeeding Coalition and partnerships with local businesses, the Family Birth Center at Adventist Medical Center – Hanford this year unveiled the results of a much-anticipated photo project to normalize breastfeeding in Kings County. The photos of local women breastfeeding their children were taken near local landmarks, such as the Hanford Fox Theatre, Civic Auditorium and the Naval Air Station in Lemoore. The intent was to produce photos that would communicate to women that breastfeeding is normal and accepted in the communities.
Mientras Venezuela se desgarra en una crisis profunda, los aficionados acudieron a la Noche de la Herencia Venezolana organizada por el Miami FC en el Riccardo Silva Stadium (FIU) a entregar sus donativos, el sábado 22 de abril, previo al partido contra North Carolina FC.
Gracias a una generosa donación de $5,000 de la Coalición de Lactancia Materna del Condado de Kings en conjunto con otras empresas locales, el Centro de Familia de Partos del Centro Médico Adventista de Hanford reveló este año los resultados del muy esperado proyecto fotográfico que tenene como meta normalizar la lactancia materna en el Condado de Kings. Las fotos de Erika Robles y las otras madres amamantando a sus hijos fueron tomadas cerca de lugares de interés local como el Hanford Fox Theatre, el Auditorio Cívico y la Estación Aérea Naval en Lemoore entre otros lugares iconos del condado.