Part Of Ninth St. To Be Widened

Even as one street improvement project is finishing up, city officials are working to get two larger projects going. Work is essentially done on the repaving of West Sixth Street, with some minor details left to be completed. That project was…


Firefighter “Chato” Patiño Moves On

BY JAVIER ORTIZ As many in Holtville know Felipe “Chato” Patiño recently resigned from the Holtville Fire Department to pursue new dreams and goals. I had the pleasure to share some stories and talk with…



Vikings Post First Win Of New Season

The Holtville High School varsity football team proved last Friday night that halftime can be a big part of the game. The Vikings finished the second quarter with a slim 7-0 lead but scored three…



Macon Continues Making Music In Holtville Schools

BY SUSANA MARTINEZ As the 2017-2018 school year rolls around, one teacher is more than prepared to tackle the challenges of a classroom. Holtville Middle School’s music teacher Lendal Macon will be celebrating his 47th…