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Students March In Protest Of Arrest At Helix High In La Mesa  Patch.com

March Planned In Protest Of Arrest At Helix High - La Mesa-Mount Helix, CA - Video shows a school resource officer twice slammed a handcuffed female student ...



Students protest outside Helix High after video shows handcuffed student thrown to ground  FOX 5 San Diego

Hundreds of Helix High School students staged a walk- out Monday morning to protest police brutality after video emerged over the weekend on social media ...



Former Helix High School student files lawsuit against City of La Mesa  CBS 8 San Diego

A federal lawsuit was filed in court on Thursday against the City of La Mesa on behalf of a former Helix High School student.



Alex Smith's new Redskins QB coach is a former HS rival  USA TODAY High School Sports

If anyone needed proof of Alex Smith's staying power, just consider this: The man who now serves as his position coach in Washington was once a high school ...



Helix Arrest: Student at center of arrest breaks her silence  CBS 8 San Diego

SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) - The video of her arrest went viral, and on Tuesday the Helix High student broke her silence to share her side of the story.



Roundtable: Helix High School Use Of Force, Dumanis Campaign Straw Donations, Tijuana’s Condo Craze  KPBS

A use of force incident involving a La Mesa police officer at Helix High School draws protests, new revelations regarding campaign contributions to former San ...



'The Doc and The Cop' run for La Mesa City Council  La Mesa Courier

Jeff Clemetson | Editor. [Editor's note: This is part one of a two-part series on the La Mesa City Council races. Next month La Mesa Courier will feature a sit-down ...



VIDEO: Xavier Hamlett is the latest RB to refuse to go down on a wild TD run  USA TODAY High School Sports

Helix running back Xavier Hamlett simply refused to be tackled on a touchdown run against San Diego Cathedral Catholic.



A TASTE OF THE SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS: FOURPENNY HOUSE IN LA MESA  East County Magazine

By Miriam Raftery. June 5, 2018 (La Mesa) –Fourpenny House (8383 La Mesa Blvd.) in La Mesa's downtown village is a natural fit in a community that's home to ...



VCHS does well in ranking of high schools  Valley Roadrunner

In a ranking ranking by "2019 Best Public High Schools in California" Valley Center High School was ranked 50th in the County, and 394th in the state.



False report of man with gun prompts lockdown at Helix High  fox5sandiego.com

Helix High School and several other schools in the area were locked down for a short time Monday morning after someone reported seeing a man who was ...



Grossmonts Rib: How Helix High School Opened in Rivals House  Patch.com

La Mesa-Mount Helix, CA - Sixty years ago, a school first dubbed La Mesa High School made its debut, igniting eventual crosstown rivalry.



Usual suspects back on top of San Diego Section football rankings  Star-News

The 2018 high school football season kicks off Friday, Aug. 17. With it comes a new season of expectations. The San Diego Section has tweaked its playoff ...



Helix Students Activate for Justice  San Diego Voice and Viewpoint

By JoAnn Fields. La Mesa, CA: Hundreds of students at Helix High School walked out of class on Monday morning in protest of their fellow classmate who was ...



Student pepper sprays classmates at Helix High  fox5sandiego.com

A student at Helix High School is accused of pepper-spraying other students Wednesday morning.



Father killed in crash on SR-94 in La Mesa  FOX 5 San Diego

A father from La Mesa was killed in a single-vehicle crash that caused a major traffic backup on a freeway in La Mesa Sunday.



Reggie Bush returns to Helix High School to provide free youth football camp  fox5sandiego.com

LA MESA, Calif. --No other running back shined under the Friday Night Lights like Reggie Bush did in a Helix uniform back in the early 2000's.



Aztecs to face off college ice hockey season with East County players in tow ECC  The East County Californian

If you have felt a slight chill in the night air lately, that can only mean one thing: it is time for the ice hockey season to face off. The San Diego State University ice ...



Police Probe Noise Complaints Against Helix High Band  KGTV San Diego

Band boosters at Helix High School in La Mesa say the music program is being threatened by neighbors who've lodged a series of noise-related complaints ...



Construction begins in La Mesa for Boys and Girls Clubs' Brady Family Clubhouse ECC  The East County Californian

The Boys and Girls Clubs of East County (BGCEC) has begun construction of its new Brady Family Clubhouse in La Mesa that will house the Gagon Academy ...



Aztecs to face off college ice hockey season with South County players in tow  Star-News

If you've felt a slight chill in the night air lately, that can only mean one thing: it's time for the ice hockey season to face off. The San Diego State University ice ...



La Mesa Names New Police Chief  Patch.com

Announcement from the City of La Mesa: La Mesa City Manager Dave Witt has announced the selection of 28 ½ year City of San Diego Police Department ...



Amazing awaits Metro contingent at state track finals  Star-News

The United States Olympic team's motto for the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing was “Amazing Awaits.” With qualifiers in a whopping 13 events for this ...



HELIX CHARTER HIGH PERFORMING ARTS COMPLEX OFFICIALLY OPENS  East County Magazine

By Janis Mork and Miriam Raftery. Julian Rudd-Falls, Mark Gavit also contributed to this report. January 15, 2014 (La Mesa)- Students, faculty and community ...



Brave New World: rugby starting to attract attention  Star-News

The 2018 Collegiate Division 1-A rugby national championship game is scheduled to take place May 5 at Santa Clara University. The title contest will be the ...



Season endings prove unkind for Trojans, Titans in CIF baseball playoffs  Star-News

The ending to the 2018 high school baseball season for both the Eastlake Titans and Castle Park Trojans was not exactly kind for either team.



Prep Kickoff 2018: Mac is back is positive vibe for Eastlake Titans  Star-News

The big story on the Eastlake High School campus this season is that former head coach John McFadden has returned to resume his old position with the Titans.



Eastlake Pony League makes history with first championship banner  Star-News

Eastlake Pony League made history in its second year of operation by advancing two teams to the second round of post-season all-star tournament play.



For Susan L. Taylor: The Green Fuse Drives the Flower  San Diego Free Press

The force that through the green fuse drives the flower Drives my green age; that blasts the roots of trees Is my destroyer. Dylan Thomas Susan Taylor began ...



Joe Drew Remembered as Successful Businessman, Community Member  NBC 7 San Diego

La Mesa business owner Joe Drew was “known for treating his customers and employees fairly” family members said Thursday.



GROSSMONT HEALTHCARE DISTRICT ANNOUNCES 2018 HEALTHCARE HEROES AWARD WINNERS  East County Magazine

East County News *Service*. April 24, 2018 (La Mesa) – The Grossmont Healthcare District (GHD) is proud to announce the honorees for its 2018 Healthcare ...



Ex-Helix High Teacher Sentenced For Sex With Student  KGTV, 10News.com

A former Helix High School geography teacher and girls' soccer coach who had sex with a 17-year-old female student at a hotel was sentenced Wednesday to ...



EXCLUSIVE: Arizona Football 2017 Commit Scott Young is solid  FanSided

As we continue to try and bring you updates about Arizona Football, we also bring you an Exclusive Interview with 2017 Arizona commit Scott Young.



Former Teacher Pleads Not Guilty To Having Sex With Student  10News.com

A former assistant band director at Helix Charter High School accused of having a brief sexual relationship with a 17-year-old female student pleaded not guilty ...



Boise State roster countdown 2017: Day 51, Ezekiel Noa  One Bronco Nation Under God

We're a hairs-breadth from halfway through the countdown here at day 51, so today we'll highlight a newcomer who could wear #51 (if we're lucky)—Ezekiel ...



Local high schools ranked by violence & drug rates  KFMB News 8

SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - How safe is your neighborhood high school? When incidents involving drugs and violence happen on campus, they get reported to the ...



East County grads make Holiday Bowl homecoming ECC  The East County Californian

The San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl game on Dec. 28 marked not only the 40th anniversary of the event but also marked the game's first match-up ...



BOYS BASKETBALL: HELIX SAILS BY GRANADA HILLS 60-52; ADVANCES TO ROUND II OF DIVISION IV CIF PLAYOFFS  East County Magazine

Does your son or daughter play a sport at a level other than varsity? Drop a line on this story or tweet @ECMagSports to request coverage! Like our sports ...



BOYS BASKETBALL: HELIX DEFEATS IMMANUEL 80-69; ADVANCES TO STATE FINALS IN SACRAMENTO  East County Magazine

Does your son or daughter play a sport at a level other than varsity? Drop a line on this story or tweet @ECMagSports to request coverage! Like our sports ...



Police: Helix HS Teacher Accused Of Sex With Student  KGTV, 10News.com

A 44-year-old Helix High School geography teacher and girls' soccer coach was in custody Monday on suspicion of having sex with a student, police said.



Ex-Band Director Accused Of Having Sex With Student  KGTV, 10News.com

A woman who served as band director at Helix High for part of the fall semester was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having sex with a 17-year-old student ...



Isaac Taylor-Stuart to sign with USC over Alabama on Signing Day 2018  FanSided

Four-star cornerback Isaac Taylor-Stuart provided the cherry on top of USC Signing Day 2018 by picking the Trojans over Alabama and others.



HELIX CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL RAISES AWARENESS FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES THROUGH GAMES  East County Magazine

By Mayan Avitable. February 14, 2013 (La Mesa)--Wow! Just walking through the doors of the gym at Helix Charter High School was wonderful. Anyone could ...



SDSU’s Rashaad Penny named to AP’s All-America 1st Team  FOX 5 San Diego

San Diego State University running back Rashaad Penny was named to the Associated Press All-America first team Monday.



Here Are The Best Public Schools In California For 2017  Patch.com

Best Public Schools In California For 2017 - Beverly Hills, CA - The rankings were released this week. See how your child's school performed.



Federal Agents Break Up Hash Oil Manufacturing Operation In La Mesa  KPBS

The officers made three arrests and seized about 100 cannabis plants, a significant amount of hash oil and a "sophisticated" apparatus being used to extract the ...



GROSSMONT HIGH SCHOOL SAYS GOODBYE TO FORMER FOOTBALL COACH  East County Magazine

February 20, 2012 (La Mesa) Former Grossmont High School head football coach Ron Murphy passed away on Tuesday after a battle with skin cancer. Murphy ...



Former Helix assistant principal tells his side of the story  News 8 KFMB

It's been a difficult few years for Helix High School, and the latest incident cost an assistant principal his job. Joshua Stepner was terminated after giving a ...



Holiday Bowl should entertain college football fans  Star-News

This year's San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl game marks not only the 40th anniversary of the event but also marks the game's first match-up of ...



Man killed in La Mesa tree trimming accident ID'd  KFMB News 8

A man trimming a tree in La Mesa early Tuesday was fatally injured when the tree fell on him, police said.



What We Learned This Week  Voice of San Diego

Over the last few years as police misconduct issues have dominated the news, I've watched a lot of public hearings addressing everything from gang policing to ...



Reggie Bush talks Colin Kaepernick, video games and growing up a 49ers fan  Niners Nation

Reggie Bush held his annual football camp recently. During it, he took time to answer questions from the campers. He provided thoughts on Colin Kaepernick, ...



The joy of bagpiping with the Cameron Highlanders ECC  The East County Californian

There is no other sound in the world that can fill me up with an incredible joy and yearning the way bagpipe music can. So when I had the opportunity to meet ...



GROSSMONT HIGH FOOTBALL PLAYER HURT BY LIGHTNING: WHY WASN'T PRACTICE CANCELLED DURING THUNDERSTORM?  East County Magazine

By Miriam Raftery. Photo courtesy ECM news partner 10 News. October 25, 2016 (El Cajon)—A 14-year-old football player at Grossmont High School was ...



LA MESA SPOTLIGHT: INCUMBENT COUNCILMAN MARK ARAPOSTATHIS  East County Magazine

A Lifetime of Learning the City from the Inside Out. By Kristin Kjaero. In Part VI of this series on election races in La Mesa, East County Magazine spotlights ...



HEAR OUR INTERVIEW: GLENN JENSEN, CANDIDATE RUNNING AGAINST DUNCAN HUNTER  East County Magazine

July 21, 2017 (San Diego's East County) – Recently, Glenn Jensen joined us on the East County Magazine Show on KNSJ to talk about his candidacy against ...



#TWiCH: Bill Walton, Derek Smith, and Keith Closs  Clips Nation

This Week in Clippers History, Bill Walton's big Summer League game, Derek Smith passes away, and the Clippers sign Keith Closs.



Three Metro mat men qualify for state wrestling tournament  Star-News

The San Diego Section Masters state-qualifying wrestling tournament has been described as a “meat-grinder” by various coaches over the years. With good ...



Making History at Hotel Del: Transgender Republican at National GOP Meeting  Times of San Diego

There was a “pretty good chance” she was the only transgender Republican present. “I haven't seen any of my LGBT friends” at the RNC's General Session.



25 to Life: In Prison Since She Was 15, plus I Fought the Law: 100 Local Music Lawsuits & Busts  San Diego Reader

When Loved Ones Do Life, plus Lawsuits Rock and Backstage Busts. 1 – 15 Years Old & 25 To Life: When Loved Ones Are In Prison. 2 – Danielle Barcheers ...



Duncan Hunter Vulnerable in 2018? Town Hall Is Evidence for Either Argument  Times of San Diego

Opening his Town Hall on Saturday, Rep. Duncan D. Hunter ticked off reasons he was “ecstatic” Donald Trump was president, and reacted to the crowd's jeers.



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