Daily Archives: February 20, 2013

Editor’s Corner: I’m asking nicely

I am the editor-in-chief of a community college newspaper. That means a lot of things.   It means I’m a student, just like most of you. I go to classes, I take my tests and come back the next day to do it again. I want to graduate, get a job and build a career….

Softball team will look to power through

“Things rarely turn out the way we expect them to,” may be a clichéd phrase, but it proves true time and again, especially for sports. The Owls’ softball team (2-2) is no exception. Last year, the squad sported a roster with five freshmen for every sophomore. Although they lost in the first round of the…

Class sections added, state funding increased

For the first time in years, California’s community colleges may not have to tighten their belts again, if California Gov. Jerry Brown’s state budget proposal works the way he envisions it. For Citrus College students, that means more classes and more services—which could translate into less time needed to transfer. The 74-year-old governor and former…