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Buchanan High School students and staff mourn death of beloved teacher  KFSN-TV

CLOVIS, Calif. -- Students and staff at Buchanan High School in Clovis are mourning the death of one of their beloved teachers. The district says 48-year-old Ed ...

Beloved Buchanan High School teacher dies

A beloved teacher at Buchanan High School died Monday night.

Buchanan student had gun, planned to wear Nazi band and shoot up graduation, students say  KFSN-TV

Students at Buchanan High School reported fellow student Kyle Dwelle had a gun and intended to wear a Nazi band as he shot up the graduation on June 7.

Buchanan High student arrested for making threats towards other students at his school  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Buchanan High School student was arrested Monday for making verbal threats towards other students at his school. Clovis Police ...

WATCH: Buchanan students make video tribute for beloved teacher who died

Students at Buchanan High School in Clovis made a touching tribute to a beloved teacher who died last week.

Buchanan students pay tribute to beloved teacher who suddenly died

A beloved teacher of Buchanan High School remembered by colleagues and students after his sudden passing. 48-year-old Ed Folsom's impact felt on Tuesday.

Buchanan High School Student Threatened to 'Shoot up Some Students' at Graduation, Police Say

CLOVIS, Calif. -- Former Buchanan high school student, Kyle Dwelle was 'going to shoot up' the school's graduation, according to police. "Dwelle had a plan to ...

Buchanan High student arrested after threatening to shoot up school  KFSN-TV

It is back to business as usual at Buchanan High School after a hectic start to the final week of school.

Failed flip severs 13-year-old's spinal cord; Buchanan HS raises money to help family  KFSN-TV

Last Wednesday, 13-year-old Makai Lloren was having fun with friends at Defy Trampoline Arena in Clovis. A failed flip severed his spinal cord.

Judge denies bail to Buchanan student who was 'one bad moment away' from mass shooting  The Fresno Bee

Buchanan High School senior Kyle Dwelle told police that he was "one bad moment away from executing his plan" to do a mass shooting at graduation, a judge ...

Locals win at SCWAY State Championships  Santa Ynez Valley News

Three wrestlers from the All-American Elite Club and a member of the Little Pirate Wrestling Club won state titles at the SCWAY State Championships last ...

Police: Student arrested for making threats toward Buchanan High School students  KMPH Fox 26

An 18-year-old student was arrested for making threats towards Buchanan High School students, police say.It happened Monday afternoon.Clovis police ...

Sure, Buchanan High can call itself 2016 national champs. But at what cost?  Fresno Bee

Above the scoreboard at the Buchanan High baseball diamond, the words “NATIONAL CHAMPIONS” along with “2011” and “2016” are displayed in large, white ...

Settlement reached after Buchanan HS athletes accused of sexual assault  KFSN-TV

The family of a girl who said she was sexually assaulted by a couple of Buchanan High School athletes has reached a settlement in their civil lawsuit against the ...

Judge releases Buchanan High student who wanted to do mass graduation shooting  The Fresno Bee

A Buchanan High School graduate who's accused of wanting to do a mass shooting at his graduation ceremony has been released from the Fresno County Jail ...

He threatened to shoot up Buchanan graduation. Judge in case says 1 of 2 counts sticks  The Fresno Bee

Former Buchanan High School student Kyle Dwelle, accused of threating to shoot up graduation, was in Fresno Superior Court July 19. Two coworkers and a ...

Settlement reached in sex assault suit against former Buchanan High baseball players  Fresno Bee

A confidential financial settlement has been reached in a Fresno Superior Court civil lawsuit that accused two players on Buchanan High School's 2016 national ...

Clovis Unified, Buchanan High don’t fool anyone by continuing to bury the truth  Fresno Bee

Buchanan High held a community outreach meeting the other night. As a member of the community who lives less than a mile from campus, I decided to go.

Buchanan students make touching tribute to Ed Folsom

The pain is still *fresh* after a Buchanan High School teacher's sudden death last week, but one class is hoping to help the school heal.

Lawsuit accuses two baseball players on Buchanan High ’16 national title team of sexual assault  Fresno Bee

Fresno County Superior Court civil lawsuit claims two former Buchanan High baseball players sexually assaulted an intoxicated 16-year-old girl in 2015.

Clovis Police: Student, 15, arrested for making school shooting threats  KMPH Fox 26

A 15-year-old Clovis Unified student was arrested after police say he posted a picture and made a threat towardsBuchanan High School.It happened just before ...

Judge denies prosecutor’s second attempt to lock up teen who threatened to do school shooting  The Fresno Bee

The District Attorney's Office on Thursday made a second attempt to put a Buchanan High School graduate Kyle Dwelle — accused of threatening to do a mass ...

Does Clovis Unified practice double standards? Admins say 'no.' Perception says 'yes'  Fresno Bee

While Clovis CA Unified School District administrators, including superintendent Eimear O'Farrell, insist the district strives for equality when it comes to student ...

Surprised by letters from his Clovis school, Army officer responds with his own surprise  The Fresno Bee

U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Austin Bailey didn't expect to open a holiday care package from Blue Star Moms and see something from his hometown: letters written by ...

Bail denied for Clovis student accused of gun threat  KMPH Fox 26

UPDATE: 18-year-old Kyle Dwelle was in court again on Friday after being accused of making threats to shoot up his graduation.Friday's court appearance was ...

Clovis Police arrest 15-year-old over school threats  KFSN-TV

Thursday night Clovis Unified school officials became aware of an online post containing a potential threat to the safety of Clovis West High School.

Clovis student who participated in racist messages is beat up at school  Fresno Bee

Buchanan High students are reporting that a student who participated in a racist Snapchat conversation was beat up last week upon his return to school.

State officials cancel important high school sporting events due to poor air quality  KFSN-TV

For the few events that are carrying on this week, extra precautions have been taken. At Woodward Park, the Cross Country State Championships have been ...

The Kendall Milton Blog: Offseason grind, upcoming visits, Lil Baby and more  USA TODAY High School Sports

Kendall Milton, a five-star RB, debuts his new blog talking his upcoming visit schedule, Lil Baby, the Harlem Renaissance and lots more.

Boys wear dresses at school to protest Clovis Unified dress code  Fresno Bee

Buchanan High School senior Patrick Smart wore a dress for the first time last week. His classmate, Emma Sledd, wore a collared men's shirt to school.

Giordano proves you can go home again — to coach  Fresno Bee

The Independent concludes with this article a series on head football coaches in the Clovis Unified School District. Matt Giordano of Buchanan High School is ...

Clovis Unified says Anthony wasn't forgotten. Technically, he wasn't a student at the school

Clovis Unified says Anthony wasn't forgotten. Technically, he wasn't a student at the school. He was for two years but his illness forced him to go on homeschool ...

Five-Star 2020 RB Kendall Milton Makes Cuts, Includes OSU in Top Group  The Ozone

Ohio State Recruiting | Five-star California running back Kendall Milton has included the Buckeyes in a cut down he released on Monday.

Buchanan runners race with a history of excellence  Fresno Bee

Buchanan High School's cross country team has started its chase for championships. The Bears have made winning their tradition during the last 25 years.

'Battle of the Bears': Selma falls to Buchanan in dual of state powerhouses  Hanford Sentinel

CLOVIS - All eyes were on two of the top ranked wrestling teams in the state battling it out inside the Buchanan High School gym in an event dubbed “Battle.

Softball crowd sings national anthem on their own  ABC News

When the crowd attending a high school softball game heard the national anthem wouldn't be played, they reported booed and stood up and sung the song ...

Buchanan HS athletes accused of sexual assault  KFSN-TV

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Two Buchanan High School athletes are accused of sexually assaulting a fellow teenager. The alleged incident happened in July ...

Buchanan coach builds on girls volleyball legacy  Fresno Bee

Chantal Paschetta White played volleyball at Buchanan High School for the legendary Marian Battles. Then, eight years after graduating, White got the big job of ...

Fernandez places fifth at Doc Buchanan Invitational  Record Bee

CLOVIS — After a stunning upset of No. 1 seed Ryan Franco of Clovis-North High School in Friday's quarterfinals, Upper Lake High School 132-pound Junior ...

Calif. High School Student Who Made Racist Jokes on Snapchat Is Beaten Up Upon Return to School: Report  The Root

A California high school student who was reportedly part of a racist Snapchat conversation joking about slaves was beaten up last week upon his return to ...

Lawyer uses new law in attempt to have Dwelle released from jail

The lawyer of a Clovis teenager accused of threatening to carry out a shooting at Buchanan High School's graduation wants to use a new state law to protect his ...

Girls soccer team builds new legacy at Buchanan  Fresno Bee

The girls soccer team at Buchanan High School wanted — and needed — to become more dangerous this season.

Clovis Fourth of July fireworks show will light the skies again, veterans say  Fresno Bee

The rockets' red glare and bombs bursting in air will return to Clovis on the Fourth of July after a postponement announcement two weeks ago. On April 25 ...

Clovis California Dress Code Protest  Refinery29

Students at Buchanan High School in Northern California are protesting their dress code via a petition...and fashion choices.

Perkins, Donahue highlight other major 2018 sports stories  Santa Ynez Valley News

Track & field, softball, high school rodeo and NASCAR racing were among the sports stories on the local 2018 Honorable Mention list.

Buchanan (Calif.) holds onto No. 1 in final Super 25 baseball rankings of season  USA TODAY High School Sports

Buchanan (Clovis, Calif.) won its first 17 games this season, avenged its only loss of the season, to Clovis North (Fresno), three times, including in the CIF ...

Criminal proceedings suspended against Clovis man accused of double murder  The Fresno Bee

Criminal proceedings have been suspended against Dave Thomas McCann, who is accused of breaking into his estranged wife's home near Buchanan High ...

Texas Football: Horns winning 5-star RB Kendall Milton ahead February visit  Hook 'Em Headlines

The 2020 Texas football recruiting class has a golden opportunity to get the intrigue of a five-star RB, Kendall Milton, next month with a visit to Austin.

A boy and his hair are behind the latest Clovis Unified dress code debate  Fresno Bee

Before boys at Clovis Unified School District wore dresses to class to protest the controversial dress code, William Pleasant was fighting to keep a part of his ...

All-American Elite Wrestling: Local youth club claims state championship  Lompoc Record

It's been a good year for a certain Central Coast youth wrestling club.

Clovis Residents Strike Compromise With Developers, City  Valley Public Radio

Llamas aren't usually allowed in the Clovis city limits, but a new deal will allow rural homeowners to keep their animals once their land is annexed to the city.

Clovis schools' Floyd 'Doc' Buchanan remembered as visionary, 'a remarkable soul'  Fresno Bee

Floyd “Doc” Buchanan, who shepherded Clovis schools to the top academically and athletically over a 31-year career at the school district's helm, was mourned ...

‘I’m a monster,’ accused killer in 2016 double murder told Clovis police detective  The Fresno Bee

Dave Thomas McCann, 51 and a British citizen, will stand trial in killings of his estranged wife, Tierney Cooper-McCann, and her mother, Judith Cooper, in May ...

CA's best set for Clovis Invitational mid-season classic  MileSplit

The 40th Clovis Invitational is a mid-season showcase for the best of CA to sample the Woodward Park course used for the CIF-State Championships, and the ...

Buchanan High senior earns one of 25 National Honor Society scholarships  Fresno Bee

Buchanan High School senior Alexander Ewing is one of 25 national finalists for the National Honor Society Scholarship program.

Here's why Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott will add hundreds of hotel rooms to Fresno, Clovis  Fresno Bee

Nine hotels from companies like Hilton, Hyatt and Marriott are under construction or planned in Fresno and Clovis. Tourism is on the rise, in part because of ...

Mark your calendar: Clovis Unified graduation ceremony schedule  Fresno Bee

The Clovis Unified School District high school graduation ceremony schedule is below. Congratulations, Class of 2016!

Diving head-on into a new life: Buchanan student overcomes challenges, wins junior varsity division at...  Fresno Bee

Ruslana Whiteside, a sophomore at Buchanan High School, lived in an orphanage in Ukraine until she was 9. Life there did not allow for the luxury of organized ...

CJ Albertson eyeing Two Cities Marathon record; tribute to Clovis administrator planned  The Fresno Bee

Expect the men's record to be threatened Sunday (Nov. 4) when the 11th running of the Two Cities Marathon – which includes two half-marathons, and a ...

The 'Clovis way of life' just won't do for me - The  The Collegian

If you're familiar with Clovis Unified School District (CUSD), you're probably also familiar with a few of its characteristics: its high-achieving student population, ...

Buchanan High School Student Shot Accidentally By Hunter In Woods  KMPH Fox 26

A 17-year-old Buchanan High School student is still in a bay area intensive care unit after a hunter accidentally shot him over the weekend.The family of Jim ...

Memorial Day events in the Valley  KFSN-TV

Fresno's source for breaking news and live streaming video online. Covering North Valley, South Valley, Sierra and the greater Fresno area.

Remembering Doc  Fresno Bee

News of the passing of Floyd “Doc” Buchanan, Clovis Unified School District's founding superintendent, cloaked the city in sadness last week. His death was ...

Bill Field  Nevada Appeal

July 27, 1945 ~ March 17, 2019 Bill Field passed away peacefully on March 17, 2019, surrounded by his three loving daughters and grandchildren.Bill the BIG ...

HS Track and Field: Murrieta Mesa wins State title, Great Oak finishes in second  Valley News

The California State Track and Field Championship Meet took place this past weekend, June 1-2, at Buchanan High School in Clovis, CA. The boys' team.

Channel League golf: Cabrillo gets past Lompoc at La Purisima  Santa Maria Times

It was an afternoon of Channel League golf for two of the conference's newcomers Monday at La Purisima.

Morning Constitutional: Where Does OSU Turn For a 2020 RB Now?  The Ozone

Ohio State Football | With the decommitment of Darvon Hubbard, the Buckeyes are in the market for a running back in the 2020 recruiting class.

Fast-growing church buying 52 acres in Clovis for expansion project  Fresno Bee

The Well Community Church plans to build a multi-functional spiritual training center and community center on the Wawona Ranch at Minnewawa and Nees in ...

Running in the fast lane, West Hills' Mongiovi becomes four-time state meet qualifier  The East County Californian

The 97th California state high school track and field championship meet took place June 5-6 at Buchanan High School in Clovis. It is annually regarded as the ...

CIF state track finals: O’Dowd star completes historic double  East Bay Times

CLOVIS – Bishop O'Dowd's Tierra Robinson-Jones set history Saturday at the California Interscholastic Federation state track and field championships. And she ...

Liam Anderson Opens Season On Top And Tori Gaitan Wins Again  MileSplit

Redwood senior Liam Anderson opened his season with an impressive victory and Great Oak junior Tori Gaitan won for the third time in as many invitationals ...

Hanford West softball end 2-2 at Buchanan Preseason Tournament  Hanford Sentinel

The Hanford West Huskies softball team finished 2-2 at the Buchanan Preseason Tournament held March 4 and March 9 at Buchanan High School.

Popular Clovis peach stand is robbed at gunpoint  Fresno Bee

The peach stand for Wawona Farms, across from Buchanan High School, was robbed at gunpoint July 28, Clovis, CA police say.

Buchanan grad finds ‘Ideal’ stage role after returning home from big city life  Fresno Bee

Chase Stubblefield first appeared on stage as a rain cloud. He was in elementary school, and the show was “Weather or Not,” written by a teacher.

Oregon dominates Washington State 84-51 in Pac-12 opener  Fresno Bee

Ehab Amin scored 17 points, Miles Norris added 14 and Oregon rolled over Washington State 84-51 in the most lopsided game in Pac-12 tournament history.

Leap of faith: Metro athletes score three medals at state finals  Star-News

The California high school state track and field championship meet is regarded as the top high school track and field meet in the United States. Many consider it ...

In face of criticism, Clovis Unified adopts gender-neutral dress code  Fresno Bee

After months of debate, the Clovis Unified school board on Wednesday reluctantly approved a dress code that is gender-neutral. The new policy removes ...

Another ex-Buchanan student dies in Mideast wars  Fresno Bee

2:02 p.m: The mother and stepfather of Marine Sgt. Matthew Abbate are in Dover, Del., to begin making funeral arrangements for the former Buchanan High ...

Clovis North girls soccer goal: Continue winning tradition  Fresno Bee

Clovis North High School's girls soccer team is showing championship form in the 2016-17 season. The Broncos have been there before under head coach Nick ...

Fresno snowboarder died doing what he loved most, friends say  Fresno Bee

Fresno snowboarder Blake Smith, 36, who died after suffocating in a snow embankment Friday at China Peak resort, loved to snowboard, friends say.

Like MLK, Oskar Schindler upheld peace in the face of inhumanity  The Fresno Bee

Buchanan High School junior Thalia Colarian's essay highlights World War II hero Oskar Schindler and how he and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were similar.

Rancho Verde completes CIF-State boys track championship goal  Press-Enterprise

CLOVIS — It wasn't the blowout that was predicted. It wasn't as efficient as they would have preferred. But in the end, the Rancho Verde boys track team stood ...

The Bee’s Spring All-Stars: Boys Volleyball Player of the Year Donovan Mitchell of Buchanan  Fresno Bee

Two-sport star Donovan Mitchell powers Buchanan High to third straight Central Section boys volleyball title before moving on to play college basketball at Wake ...

Turlock high athletes break State Meet dry spell; Stanislaus State coach steps down  The Modesto Bee

For the first time since 2004, the Turlock High track and field team is sending athletes to the CIF State Meet.

Track & Field: Santa Ynez High's Sarah Perkins finishes fifth, qualifies for CIF State Championships  Lompoc Record

TORRANCE — Soon, Sarah Perkins will be headed to the CIF State Track and Field Championships.

A furry dose of therapy  Fresno Bee

As the school nurse at Buchanan High School, Wendee Winter sees a lot of students who struggle with anxiety — especially during finals twice a year.

These schools are on the list of lowest-performing in California  Fresno Bee

The California Department of Education has released a list of the lowest-performing schools in the state, including several in the Fresno area, for the first time in ...

Clovis East runners sprint toward bright future  Fresno Bee

Jared Falcone — a junior at Clovis East High School — runs because he likes the pain.

Parents Against Dress Codes: 20 Ways Parents (And Their Kids) Fought Back

Here are stories of parents who have supported their children's clothing decisions, or who have challenged school dress codes on their own.

Asani Hampton Has His Eyes On A Title, And A Record, At CIF  FloTrack

Yucaipa High School's Asani Hampton didn't start competing in track until the ninth grade, but he knew he was fast. Like, really fast.

Daniel Viveros plays numbers to qualify to medals stage in shot put, discus at state finals  Vida en el Valle

Liberty High junior Daniel Viveros finished first in the shot put and did only what was necessary in the discus in qualifying to the medal rounds at the state track ...

Last-minute Valhalla entrant in state track finals produces surprise ending  The East County Californian

Valhalla High School senior Alex Lieu was a surprise entrant in last weekend's 100th running of the California state high school track and field championship ...

Tigers lose to Golden Valley | Patterson Irrigator Prep Sports  The Tracy Press

Having forfeited five matches to Golden Valley, Patterson was not able to overcome the deficit against the Cougars losing by a team score of 48-31.

Highland's Medrano eyes state medal in 1600-meter race  Vida en el Valle

Highland High School senior Moises Medrano figured that extending the distance would be to his benefit. So far, so good. Medrano kept up with the lead pack in ...

Graham Hauss of Clovis High at top of area class as B’nai B’rith winner  Fresno Bee

Clovis High School senior Graham Hauss was presented the 2017 B'nai B'rith Student Athlete Award on Monday, May 15.

Fresno's Fertig publishes second book, 'Life's STILL A Joke'  KMPH Fox 26

For more than 30 years, Jack Fertig was a Division I basketball coach. While Jerry Tarkanian led the Fresno State men's basketball team, Fertig was the Director ...

East County athletes are state bound in track and field  The East County Californian

The United States Olympic team's motto for the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing was “Amazing Awaits.” With qualifiers in 11 events for this weekend's California ...

Remembering the fallen  Fresno Bee

It's hard to believe that almost 11 years have passed since two Buchanan High School grads were killed in action in Iraq, an event that rocked the Clovis ...

Clovis Community College athletes earn Kiwanis Torchlighter Awards  Fresno Bee

For two decades, local Kiwanis *service* clubs have honored student athletes from local junior colleges at the annual Kiwanis Torch of Excellence Dinner.

Fresno High runner Evert Silva is a class act and contender in 3200-meter at state finals this weekend  Vida en el Valle

Just over a year ago, Evert Silva, Jr. was searching for guidance and confused whether he would reach the next level of running athleticism that could elevate ...

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