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»  (May 26 2016) - Water Issues & Rates to be Addressed at PARA
PORTERVILLE, CA -- On May 26, 2016, at 6pm, Michael Reed, Acting Public Works Director, will be speaking to the Porterville Area Republican Assembly regarding the Groundwater Sustainability Act, State-mandated water conservation measures, aging infrastructure and other pressing issues financially impacting the City of Porterville's Water Operating Fund. The presentation will be held at the Porterville Freewill Baptist Church at 91 N. Prospect Street. PARA's second "Special Speaker" will be Congressional Candidate Ken Mettle from Kern County.

»  (Apr 28 2016) - Congressional Candidate to Speak at PARA
PORTERVILLE, CA -- On Thursday April 28th 2016, Congressional Candidate for the 22nd District, Teresita "TESS" Andres, will be the "Special Speaker" at the Porterville Area Republican Assembly meeting. TESS, as her family and friends call her is running against incumbent, Congressman Devin Nunes for the 22nd Congressional District. PARA has invited Ms Andres to speak to our assembly so the people, from the 22nd Congressional district, can hear for themselves why she is running.

»  (Apr 22-23 2016) - MONSTER TRUCK DESTRUCTION TOUR
PORTERVILLE, CA -- On Friday and Saturday Porterville, CA will be motorsport entertainments epicenter with the nations most competitive MONSTER TRUCKS, as they invade the Rocky Hill Speedway on April 22nd and 23rd. See these incredible 10,000 pound, car crushing giants compete in racing, wheelie contests, and then rock the house with amazing freestyle action during the MTD Tour! Plus, you can meet the drivers and see the trucks up close at the Autograph Pit Party!

»  (Apr 20 2013) - Henry & Grace Falany to Speak at Porterville Aglow - AM
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Hello one and all ! GUESS WHO we are hosting this Saturday, April 20th at Porterville Aglow ??!! Henry & Grace Falany from Mariposa Revival Center !!! Many of you know them from our State Prayer Explosions with Julia Reiff. Pastor Henry wrote the book "God, Gold, & Glory", regarding California and her purpose and calling in the Kingdom.

»  (Mar 17 2012) - Nancy McDanial to Speak at Porterville Aglow - AM
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Hello Aglow Family and Friends !! I hope that all of you are enjoying this beautiful day of sunshine ! I am so excited to regroup this Saturday, March 17th. We have missed all of you and are eager to see each and everyone of you. Nancy McDaniel will be our speaker this month. Many of you already know that Nancy is our International Prayer Director for Aglow.

»  (Dec 17 2011) - Dave McDanial to Speak at Porterville Aglow - AM
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Hello Aglow Family and Friends !! As we are moving towards the big day of Christmas, I would like to remind all of us to just breathe and catch our breath. I'm sure we all have very busy schedules and what a better way to unwind and take a few moments to ourselves than to join us, Porterville Aglow A.M., this Saturday, December 17 for a wonderful sit down breakfast and the awesome teaching of Dave McDaniel.

»  (Jun 18 2011) - Debbie Aurin to Speak at Porterville Aglow - AM
PORTERVILLE, CA -- DEBBIE HAS BEEN A PART OF RENOWNED PROPHET KIM CLEMENTS CAMP. SHE HAS TRAVELED AND MINISTERED ALL OVER DELIVERING PROPHETIC WORDS AND GOD'S TIMELY MESSAGES. MOVING IN THE SEER ANOINTING, DEBBIE HAS BEEN A STEWARD OF THE KINGDOM FOR GOD'S FUTURE. COME AND LET GOD MINISTER TO YOU THRU DEBBIE. COME BELIEVING AND EXPECTING!

»  (Sept 10 2009) - Porterville Area Republican Assembly Hosts Special Speaker :
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Thursday, Septemebr 10th PARA will be hosting our "Special Speaker" Mike Ennis - 5th District Board of Supervisor. PARA Meets at Charlies Pizza on North Main Street in Porterville and they start at 6pm. Membership is not required to come and listen, it is required to vote on issues that the charter engages in. For more info call PARA President Kelly West (559) 361-5216.

»  (Sept 09 2009) - Tulare County BOS Allen Ishida and Mike Ennis to Speak
PORTERVILLE, CA � SETCO REPUBLICAN WOMEN HEAR FROM TULARE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OFFICE ALLEN ISHIDA AND MIKE ENNIS : The Republican Women of Southeastern Tulare County will hold their monthly meeting on Wednesday, September 9th at Cherry Tree Catering, 839 W. Henderson Ave. in Porterville. There will be two exciting guest speakers from our board of supervisors Allen Ishida and Mike Ennis. The meeting will start at 11:45am with lunch and program to follow. The cost for lunch is $12.

»  (Jun 09 2009) - Concerned Women for America Meeting :
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Tuesday, June 9th the local chapter of Concerned Women for America will be meeting in Porterville at the Westwood Village Club House {100 S. Westwood} . Patricia Thompson (559) 781-0962 songgirl4him@att.net - as always - will be the person you'll need to contact regarding this meeting. If you needed a body of believers who will pray with you concerning America ... then GOD has called you to join this group. Please call ASAP !

»  (Sept 19 2008) - McDERMONT TO OPEN THE FLOWRIDER AT PACKINGHOUSE PIER
LINDSAY, CA � McDermont Field House today announces the opening of the Flowrider indoor surf machine on Friday, September 19 at 4:00 pm. �After much anticipation, we�ve received the state�s final certification and we are now ready to surf in Lindsay,� stated Assistant General Manager Brad Albert. The Flowrider at McDermont Field House is the Central Valley�s newest water attraction and the only indoor Flowrider surf machine in the state of California. Flowrider sessions are sold in one-hour increments. The price for one hour of Body Boarding (Boogie boarding) is $12, and one hour of Flowboarding (surfing) is $18.

»  (Sept 15 2008) - PORTERVILLE ART ASSOCIATION NEW SHOW
Submitted by Carol Byker -- President, Porterville Art Association
PORTERVILLE, CA -- The new Fall show is now up at the Porterville Art Association�s Gallery, 152 North Main Street. Over 100 Pieces of art from local artists are on display and many are for sale. The gallery is free and open to the public Wednesday through Saturday 10 AM until 4 PM. Our local area has many very talented artists. Watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, pencil, collage, photography, gourds, sculpture , bronze work and ceramics are all represented in this new show. The show will run through the end of the year. The gallery number is 559-784-4323. A new "Featured Artist�s Show" is also being shown at the gallery. Featured in this show is student work of local artists who hold art classes here in Porterville. This mini show is displayed down the center of the gallery. Several of our very talented artist�s hold classes in the in the gallery and around town to people of all ages interested in learning art. Watercolor, oil, pastel, charcoal and pencil are the media of this show that will run until the end of October.

»  (Sept 07 2008) - 1000�s of spectators, 100�s of cars, car clubs galore
PORTERVILLE, CA -- This afternoon at the Porterville Fair Grounds, Peter and Jose Miranda from JM Events, put together one hoppin� car show that many car enthusiasts enjoyed. Cars and car clubs came from all over California to be at this new event in Porterville and many car clubs told the Post they�d contact other clubs concerning come back next year. �I started putting together cars shows about 7 years ago in Tulare, says Jose Miranda, and each year JM Events produces annual events, parades and Cinco de Mayo�s. We all have a great time and we hope to return to Porterville next year.� As hot at is was, the people were really having a good time. Jose added, for this special event, it took me and my brother about a month to put together, which is fast. It usually takes about 3 to 4 months to hook up with everyone so they can check their calendars. And then there are those who didn�t hear about the event until the last minute and so we allowed them to register as well � since this was the first time in Porterville.

»  (Aug 15-16 2008) - WORKSHOP REGARDING SEXUAL ADDITION OFFERED :
LINDSAY, CA � Are you a parent or a spouse of someone struggling with sexual addiction ? Are you struggling ? You no longer have to be ALONE!! Help and hope ARE available at the following workshop: Helping Christians Experience Biblical Sexuality with speaker Russell Willingham of New Creation Ministries of Fresno will be coming to SonLight Christian Fellowship in Lindsay on August 15 and 16 Friday and Saturday. The Cost for this workshop will be $20 single; $30 couple. SonLight Christian Fellowship is located at 676 North Elmwood, Lindsay, CA. For more Info : 781-3659; cell 920-3922;or on line at sirjohn@ocsnet.net.

»  (Aug 09 2008) - Teaming Up for TEEN SERT
PORTERVILLE, CA -- Welcome to the Second Annual Hot Summer Days Music Festival Car and Bike Show � the signs and booths said. And for the most part Main Street was sectioned off as crowds came and went through out the morning and into the afternoon. Of course food and vender booths set up their displays along with many well known and fully restored cars from Rolin� Relics car club. This year, at the Second annual �Hot Summer Days Music Festival and Car and Bike Show� Porterville�s Student Emergency Response Training (TEEN SERT) organization received benefit from the efforts of a few local businesses, mainly Melissa Lentzner from Tantrums clothing store and a newly formed motor cycle club ...

»  (Aug 01 2008) - Step Up Youth Summit T-Shirt Art Contest Click to See PDF Flyer
Do you know a Tulare County student who has artistic abilities? The planning committee for the Step Up Youth Summit invites young people to submit a color logo design and an appropriate event slogan for the conference, scheduled for Thursday, November 20, at the Visalia Convention Center. The logo and slogan will be used primarily on the summit's T-shirt, which will be given to all attendees. Any Tulare County student may submit a design and slogan. Students are encouraged to develop a slogan relating to the purpose of the event, which is to "connect, educate, equip and inspire" Tulare County young people to live violence- and drug-free lifestyles, pursue educational achievement, and connect to their community. In addition to the T-shirts, the logo may also be used on the Youth Summit's programs and posters.

The winning artist will receive special recognition at the conference.

Students are encouraged to propose designs which cover any area of the front of the shirt, including the sides and the sleeves. The back of the shirt will be reserved for the Tulare County Step Up logo. For students submitting electronic artwork, the image must be a minimum of 8.5" x 11" and 300 dpi. Hand-drawn artwork will also be accepted if submitted on 8.5" x 11" or larger paper.


»  (Jun 21 2008) - Jacquie B Steals Show with Pitt Special
PORTERVILLE - Jackie �B� Stole the Show with her 1986 Pitts S-1T. Weighing almost 850 pounds, this special made bi-plane pulled some �G�s for the Porterville crowds. � It has been eleven years since Porterville has had an air show like this, said �Jacquie B� and I was more than happy to start this show for the folks in Porterville.� In our exclusive interview with Jacquie B, we learned that she�s had her pilot�s license for 22 years and she didn�t start flying aerobaticly until 1998, ten years ago. She�s been flying in air shows for six years now and told the Post, � � ever since a friend took me up in a plane and flew me up-side-down, I knew this is what I wanted to do. And believe me, you�ll either love it or hate it.�

»  (April 19 2008) - TULARE KINGS - 13th Annual - RIGHT TO LIFE MARCH : PDF PRESS RELEASE
VISALIA, Calif. � The Tulare Kings Right to Life {www.tkrl.org}, will be having their 13th annual "Walk for Life" at Plaza Park on April 19th. They hold these special event's and fund raisers to restore "respect" for the sanctity of human life. To educate the public about the truth of life in the womb and the devastating effects of abortion, infanticide, and euthanasia on our nation. And to help women access support services that will empower them to choose ... life. Entertainment includes -- Live Music - Food - Bounce Houses - Rock Wall - Clown - Games - Prizes. For more info call 732-5000.

»  (May 02 2008) - Duggin�s Citrus Express plays country standards on Main
If you didn�t get a chance to listen to Sally Barbaric belt out a few country and western standards, you really missed out. Sally, backed up by Duggin�s Citrus Express was live and on-stage in down town Porterville at their usual get-together on the Friday night. Sally, who�s been in and around the band for almost 12 years, is one of their many lead singers. �What the band does on stage is basically a jam session, says Susan Newsom � another lead signer for DCE � we never know who�s gonna show up and join in on a number.� Historically, Ms Newson told the Post, the band was called �The Friday Night Group� and started out 12 years ago at Golden Hills mobile home park and out grew their space and moved over to the Santa Fe Depot, where they continue to �Jam� every Friday night, except in the summer months and that�s when their on Main St.

»  (May 03 2008) - Another Great Show by the Rollin' Relics
Today Porterville got another treat when the Porterville's Rollin' Relics car club displayed what was near and dear to their hearts -- their cars. And boy-O'-boy did they put on a show. This was their Eighth Annual Car and Motorcycle Show were all glad they had it at Veterans Park. All of the proceeds, the Post was told, was raised to benefit the youth in the Porterville area. Now ... here's the story about how "The Youth" got on the front page. We figured, since this was about helping the youth out, the Post {A.L.Lucketta} took it a step further. We asked if they wanted to be on the front page of the Post and of course they said YES ! We then asked them what were they willing to do to get on the front page ? One said, "What do you want us to do ?" This is what we said ...

»  (May 05 2008) - YOU ARE INVITED TO A WORSHIP-PRAYER GATHERING :
Calling all intercessors, Father God has been saying prophetically that HE is going to pour out His Spirit on the Hispanic Community. Please join us for dinner, worship expressions of the nations, and prayer. There is power in the prayer of agreement. As we come in agreement with Father God to see Him pour out His Spirit on the Hispanic Community, I can only imagine how our communities and state will be impacted.

»  (May 10 2008) - NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLINESS 2008 WALK :
Click here for more info SAVE THE DATE - MAY 10th - NAMI WALK 2008 Time is running out for those who want to enter this year�s NAMI Tulare County Walk for Mental Illness. The Walk will be held on May 10, 2008 in Fresno as a part of NAMI Fresno County. Even though this is a fundraiser, the main objective is to raise public awareness of mental illness, provide education, and to help remove the STIGMA commonly associated with mentally ill people. It is becoming a widely-known fact the there are many, many people suffering from mental illness. It touches many of us in some way almost every day.

»  (May 14-18 2008) - �THERE�S MAGIC IN THE AIR� - AT THE 2008 PORTERVILLE FAIR ! PRESS RELEASE
PORTERVILLE, Calif. � That�s exactly what you�ll find in every nook and cranny of the fairgrounds Porterville Fair May 14th - 18th May 14-18, 2008 ! The Porterville Fair Board of Directors is proud to present Butler Amusements, bringing a whole new level of carnival entertainment for each and every guest that passes through the gate. Guests will experience thrills, bumps, jumps and chills as never before at Porterville Fair. An actual roller coaster and carousel are just a few new things you�ll find. The Main Midway and Kiddie Land will both be expanded providing hours of entertainment and is available in the form of a �P.O.P.� (pay one price) unlimited ride wristbands for the first time. The new rides have the capability of thrilling up to 700 riders per hour. You�ll be pleasantly surprised to find how important the little details are to you and your family.

»  (June 14 2008) - McDERMONT FIELDHOUSE WELCOMES RAMON AYALA : PDF PRESS RELEASE
LINDSAY, Calif. � McDermont Field House and Sport Center will host Ram�n Ayala y Sus Bravos del Norte {YouTube.com} in concert on June 14, 2008. Tickets go on sale on today {Mar 28th}. All tickets are General Admission for $45.00 ($55.00 at the door). The doors open at 7:30 PM. Banda El Mexicano, Grupo Drag�n Musical and Grupo Entuciasmo will open the show. For more info, please check www.mcdermontfieldhouse.com
Tickets will be sold at the following locations ...

Virginia�s Hair Studio � 275 N. Elmwood � Lindsay � 562-3200
Joyer�a El Dorado � 244 Hwy 65 � Lindsay � 562-0062
El Palmar Restaurant � 122 E. Honolulu � Lindsay � 562-6767
El Trigal Bakery � 180 E. Honolulu � Lindsay � 562-1469
La Fortuna Bakery � 207 S. Mirage � Lindsay � 562-6639
Sol del Valle � Lindsay
Sol del Valle � Farmersville � 747-3435
Sol del Valle � Tulare � 685-1634
Luis Jewelers � 209 N. Main � Porterville � 784-4867
Jalisco Jewelers � 145 N. Main � Porterville � 781-5556
Sweet Brier Plaza � City of Lindsay � Friday Night Markets
Cardinal Zone � 242 N. Sweet Brier Ave � Lindsay � 562-5358

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FRIDAY NIGHT SKATE PARK

FRIDAY NIGHT AT THE SKATE PARK

(Jan 08 2010) The City of Porterville Parks and Leisure Services Department invites all skate park enthusiasts to come out Friday Night Jan. 8th for some riding under the lights. The Skate Park will be lit until 10:00 p.m. Lighting will be provided the first Friday of each month through April. Call (559) 791-7695 for information.

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(Dec 2009) If you have a "CHRISTMAS MANGER" that exhibits the "TRUE MEANING" of Christmas e-mail the Post. We will come to your home or business and take a picture of your MANGER and add it to this page and on Dec 24th we'll announce who the Grand Prize Winner is and and award them $100.00 dollars for Christmas.

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