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Fresno State sets records, tops million-hour mark for community service

For the eighth consecutive year, Fresno State students, faculty and staff contributed more than 1 million hours of community service with a record 1,386,449...

Clovis native awarded Coast Guard scholarship

Clovis native Tristin Knox has received a $1,000 scholarship award from the Coast Guard Foundation. Knox, who is currently in his sophomore year at California...

Fresno State ranked No. 17 university in nation by Washington Monthly

Washington Monthly, a magazine based out of the nation's capital known for its annual rankings of American colleges and universities, announced Monday, Aug. 28...

Clovis Unified kicks off 2017-18 school year in style

The morning of Tuesday, Aug. 15 was filled with energy and excitement as 5,500 Clovis Unified School District teachers, administrators and faculty members filled...

New CCC students take part in Crush Days

More than 400 new students came together on Aug. 8 and 9 to take part in Crush Days at Clovis Community College. The two-day...

Clovis students dive into space

By Tomas Kassahun For one week in July, 40 high school students in Clovis participated in a program called Dive Into Space. The program is designed...

Clovis says goodbye to iconic educator

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN Daniel H. Langpaap, who was one of the original principals at Clovis Unified School District, died from illness on June 28, 2017. Langpaap...

Clovis student overcomes culture shock, gets scholarship

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN When she left India and came to the United States as a 13-year-old girl, Cinthiya Chander was expecting the kids in her...

Ulrich appointed as Deputy Superintendent at CUSD

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN Clovis Unified School District has appointed Don Ulrich to the position of Deputy Superintendent. Having worked for 32 years in CUSD, Ulrich said...

Ananya Vinay: 2017 Scripps Spelling Bee Champion

BY JOHNNY MARTIN When Ananya Vinay took the trip to Maryland for the Scripps National Spelling Bee last year the hopes were high, even as...

Governor Brown Signs Bipartisan Bill to Keep CART Operational Indefinitely

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF California Governor Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 760 into law on Monday to allow the Center for Advanced Research and Technology (CART)...

Clovis Community College hopeful on new project

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter @TomasKassahun Each year, the California Community College Chancellor’s Office requires every district to submit a Five-Year Construction Plan that lists...

National spelling bee champ Ananya Vinay honored in Sacramento

National Spelling Bee winner and Fugman Elementary’s Ananya Vinay was honored with a resolution presentation from Assemblyman Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) and fellow Assemblymembers in...

CHSU moves forward with plans for College of Osteopathic Medicine

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Tooth fairy game widens kids’ cultural perspective

Tiffany Reimer once asked her 5-year-old niece where she would go if she could go anywhere in the world. The 5-year-old’s response? Target. At that point, Reimer...

Buchanan graduate a step above the rest

Growing up in Clovis as a Dry Creek Panther and a Alta Sierra Bruin, Charles Harris knew that his path would take him to...

Buchanan honors seniors for academic excellence

The Buchanan High School Symbol of Academic Excellence Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday, May 31 at the Clovis Veterans Memorial Building, recognized 122 seniors...

Clovis Unified’s Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

Ananya Vinay of Fugman Elementary School was crowned champion of the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday, June 1 in National Harbor, Maryland. The...

Clovis North Teacher Honored With National Recognition

The National Speech & Debate Association announced that Clovis North English teacher and speech and debate coach Chad Hayden was one of 34 coaches...

CART gets unanimous vote to continue operating

  The Assembly Education Committee came together on Wednesday, May 10 and unanimously approved a bill that allows the continued operation of CART, a Central...

Clovis Community College graduate Hiba Mirza named recipient of President’s Medal, four earn Dean’s...

Clovis Community College graduate Hiba Mirza and four fellow classmates received top honors during the college’s Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony on May 20...

Clovis North hosts 8th Annual St. Baldrick’s head-shaving event

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 The peer counseling class at Clovis North High School hosted its eighth annual St. Baldrick’s event May 18 to help...

Buchanan Senior Honored With Prestigious Selection

Alexander Ewing, a senior at Buchanan High School, was named one of only 25 students in the nation to be selected as a National...

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