Sacred Heart Church fiesta serves up fun for the entire family

Sacred Heart Church fiesta serves up fun for the entire family

Sacred Heart Church in Anza held their annual Community Fiesta Saturday, Aug. 26, and Sunday, Aug. 27. The yearly community celebration did not disappoint as people and organizations from Anza and beyond came to participate. Festive food, a beer garden, raffles, a paintball booth, an inflatable playhouse, vendors, a silent auction, a horseshoe tournament and […]

Hamilton High graduate joins LAPD

Hamilton High graduate joins LAPD

Longtime Anza resident and Hamilton High School graduate Joshua Guillory has completed his training at the Police Academy by the Los Angeles Police Department and received his diploma Friday, Aug. 4. Graduating officers completed 912 hours of training over the course of 24 weeks. The ceremony was held at the Los Angeles Police Academy, Elysian […]

Anza Valley Christian School students sell raffle tickets as fundraiser for school prizes to be awarded at 7th annual Ride on the Rez

Anza Valley Christian School students sell raffle tickets as fundraiser for school prizes to be awarded at 7th annual Ride on the Rez

One of three distinct groups of Anza Valley Christian School students will be seen every Saturday between now and Sept. 16 at a neat table set up by the front door of the Anza True Value Hardware store. They will be selling raffle tickets for prizes to be given away at the seventh annual “Ride on the […]

SunAnza holds dedication of new solar array

SunAnza holds dedication of new solar array

Anza Electric Cooperative’s SunAnza solar array was officially dedicated in a short but festive ceremony Saturday, Aug. 19. The day was appropriately sunny and pleasant. Government officials and staff, energy partners, AEC board members, staff and management, plus members of the Cooperative all came together for the dedication and ribbon-cutting. Nathan Hatch, Generation Engineering manager […]

Terwilliger Association hosts meet and greet picnic event

Terwilliger Association hosts meet and greet picnic event

Terwilliger Community Association hosted a meet and greet social picnic Monday, Aug. 14. The event was held at the home of Lee and Violet Cannon and attracted 6 new members to the Association’s rosters. Cheeseburgers, hot dogs, homemade potato salad, chips, dips, fruit, pies and grilled squash were served, amid animated conversation and a lot […]

Bud Wellman’s family attends celebration of life ceremony

Bud Wellman’s family attends celebration of life ceremony

“The mountain lost a legend today, and the world is paler at its loss.” Robert Vandiver said. Anza celebrated the life of Bud Wellman, Saturday, Aug. 19, an influential figure in town history. Wellman, 1921-2017, was a husband, brother, father, uncle, grandfather, friend, World War II veteran, rancher, witness to history and an adventurer. He […]

Hamilton K-8 School hosts back-to-school event

Hamilton K-8 School hosts back-to-school event

Hamilton K-8 School hosted another successful back-to-school event Wednesday, Aug. 16. Parents had the opportunity to meet new teachers, visit classrooms, talk to staff and find out what was in store for their students in the coming school year. Parent Teacher Student Association memberships were offered, and a lasagna dinner was served, before Principal Carol […]

Anza Dirt Drags kick up dust on a hot summer day

Anza Dirt Drags kick up dust on a hot summer day

The much-anticipated Anza’s Dry Drags hosted by Schmidt’s Ranch Services was a huge success, attracting seasoned racers and attentive crowds. The event was held Saturday, Aug. 12 at the corner of Kirby and Wellman roads. Division winners were: Stock Class – Daniel Hopkins, 400 Horsepower & Under – Chris Schuff, Open Class – Jimmy Holzer, […]