Archive - Aug 8, 2011
Linda Louise Morse
Linda Louise Morse, age 56, made her home and raised her children in Big Pine. On May 18, 1955, in Ridgecrest, she blessed the world with her arrival and on Aug. 1, 2011, she was freed, to walk unencumbered at God’s side.
There are small notebooks, or sometimes just a few bits of paper, and a writing utensil, stuffed into a can or box of some sort at the highest point of nearly every mountain in the Sierra Nevada and beyond. These summit registers are a record of the peakâ€™s visitors, considered historical documents by some.
Unfortunately, the registers have become a target for thieves.
The local public transportation system is growing â€“ slowly, and sometimes painfully, but it is growing.
Amid funding shortages and other setbacks â€“ such as a delay in delivery of vehicles for the Reds Meadow shuttle program and increasing fuel costs â€“ the organization will have to cut some services but will retain its workforce. It is also asking less of its member agencies than it has in the past to get over this time of yearâ€™s financial hump.
District 9 California High School Rodeo received this week one of the largest donations in the districtâ€™s history â€“ from a local employees union.
Workers with the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power donated $1,032 to the Bishop-based high school rodeo on Thursday, surprising plenty of young cowboys and cowgirls in the process.
According to LADWP Store Keeper Adele Pratt, the donation is a direct result of employees with the department wanting to give back to the community.
The Chuckawallees/Bill Eddy Traditional Archery and Unloaded teams rose to the top at Friday eveningâ€™s first round of the City Softball League Coed C division championship tournament.
The teams, ranked in the middle of the six-team division, meet top-ranked CBC Crusaders and I-Hiimu this coming Friday in the semifinals. The title will be determined in the final game at 8 p.m.
Chuckawallees 10, Red Tails 5
The Chuckawallees jumped out to an early lead in the top of the first inning and never relinquished it.