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Friday, February 13, 2009

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

Daily listing of Enterprise-Record stories

Argenal passed all the hype

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:12 AM CST

CHICO — For almost four years, Justin Argenal has embodied the selflessness, heady play and hustle on which Chico State basketball has developed a tradition of priding itself.

Briefs

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Floral design skills at society meeting CHICO — The Chico Horticultural Society's meeting on Monday will focus on floral design skills.

Britain celebrates Darwin's birthday with serious and irreverent events

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:09 AM CST

LONDON (AP) — They threw him a party at the Natural History Museum, they trotted out a set of stamps in his honor, and a zoo offered free admission to anyone sporting a beard in recognition of his famous facial hair.

Butte softball preview: Outfield is where excellence lies

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:12 AM CST

Shanna Vela has been speaking highly about her starting outfield trio recently. Yet in another sense the second-year Butte College softball coach would prefer that the three main jewels on her roster do not shine too brightly this season.

Butte's Most Wanted

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:11 AM CST

Here are several people being sought by Butte County law enforcement agencies: Shellee Vey Weaver The Butte County Sheriff's Office is seeking Shellee Vey Weaver for a felony warrant charging her with failing to appear, fraud to obtain aid and

Committee to look at reviving the Police Activities League

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

WILLOWS — Hoping to find a constructive outlet for youth, Willows staff and city councilors will examine whether to revive the Police Activities League or officially close down the suspended organization.

Commuter plane crashes into home in upstate NY

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 12:02 AM CST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — New York state police say a 50-seat commuter plane has crashed into a home in suburban Buffalo.

Correction for Feb. 13

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:11 AM CST

In a letter to the editor Thursday by Joseph Rotter of Orland, it should have read that Barack Obama and the United Church of Christ opposed (not approved) a bill to ban partial-birth abortion.

DUSD: Administrators' salaries are appropriate

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

DURHAM — Durham's school board hopes a bluntly worded statement will put an end to an acrimonious debate over the salaries of some district administrators.

Daily Planner: February 13

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Performance EL REY THEATRE: 7 p.m. "The Vagina Monologues." Hosted by Chico State University's Associated Students Women's Center.

Daily Planner: February 14

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Events FARMERS MARKET: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Rain or shine year round. East Second and Wall streets, Chico.

Editorial: Firm response necessary in riot

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Our view: After two riotous disturbances in less than four months, Chico police are making sure they're ready for the next incident.

Evolutionary concepts: Darwin Day at Chico State celebrates the man who helped shape genetic theory

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

CHICO — It's been 200 years since the birth of Charles Darwin, whose study of plants and animals changed the way we view the world in which we live.

Fleeing car crashes into gas station

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

CHICO — Gasoline-fueled flames erupted during a brisk Chico evening after a fleeing driver crashed into a gas station late Thursday.

Getting physical: Chico girls beat PV to tie for EAL lead

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:11 AM CST

CHICO — Chico High's girls basketball team ate pie Thursday night. Kind of. The Panthers got revenge on intracity foe Pleasant Valley with a 53-43 triumph and got a slice of the "pie" coach Sal Reyna uses as context to show where certain feats

Gregg withdraws as commerce secretary nominee

Posted: 12 Feb 2009 04:57 PM CST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Judd Gregg of New Hampshire abruptly withdrew his nomination as Commerce secretary today, the third Cabinet-level pick scuttled and the latest political stumbling block in Barack Obama's young presidency.

Gun discharge subjects officer to investigation

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

WILLOWS — A Glenn County probation officer who fired his assigned weapon at work Wednesday has been given desk duty pending an investigation, according to officials.

Hmong culture celebration set for Sunday at Chico State

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:11 AM CST

CHICO — An event embracing the culture of Southeast Asia, as well as the transition to American culture will include theater, dance and song 2-6 p.

Humboldt Fire looter gets 30 days, probation

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

OROVILLE — A burglar who was caught by a home security camera during the Humboldt Fire last summer was sentenced Wednesday to probation and 30 days time in county jail after spending three months under evaluation at High Desert State Prison in

Icy conditions on Paradise ridge

Posted: 12 Feb 2009 09:51 AM CST

PARADISE — Motorists should be on the alert for icy patches on roads all over the ridge. Starting just after 7 a.

Letter: Can't have science without research

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Robert Orrick claims that creationists are not anti-science because they only object to evolution, which he claims is not a "true" science like physics or chemistry.

Letter: Legalize marijuana to eliminate problem

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

To reject reality is to hit the pipe of delusion. Your continuous assault on medical marijuana is based on ludicrous reasoning.

Letter: Rehabilitation home cares for residents

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

The staff at Sun Bridge Rehab Care Home for Paradise is committed to providing the best service possible to our customers.

Letter; Assessor's Office nervous for a reason

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

I can't believe the editorial board gave the county assessor's office a "Hit" for thinking of people first.

Local Roundup: Meagher's two homers can't carry Wildcats

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:12 AM CST

Josh Meagher hit two home runs and Cody Dee also connected for No. 3 Chico State in a 7-4 loss to No.

Local briefs

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:11 AM CST

Information sought on sexual assault in Paradise parking lot PARADISE — Police are seeking information on a sexual assault that happened Monday night in a business parking lot in the vicinity of Clark and Elliott Roads.

Murder suspect lands in cops' lap

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

MAGALIA — A suspect has been arrested in the bludgeoning death of Shawn McElroy, 50, of Paradise, whose body was discovered Sunday, off Jordan Hill Road.

Plane crash in upstate NY kills 49 people

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 03:56 AM CST

CLARENCE, N.Y. (AP) — A commuter plane coming in for a landing slammed into a suburban Buffalo home in a fiery explosion that killed all 48 people on board and one person on the ground, authorities said.

Police to investigate death threats against octuplets mom

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:09 AM CST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police said Thursday they will investigate death threats against octuplet mom Nadya Suleman and advise her publicist on how to handle a torrent of other nasty messages that have flooded his office.

School having $40,000 to spend 'a little bit awkward'

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

DURHAM — At a time when cash-strapped schools are scrambling to keep the doors open, Bobbi Abold, principal of Durham Elementary School, is almost embarrassed that she has money to spend.

Sidelines: Outlaws release 2009 schedule

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:12 AM CST

The Chico Outlaws released their 2009 schedule this week, and in their fifth season of operation will play 88 games beginning May 21 with a road contest against the Tucson Toros, followed by the first of 44 home contests May 25 against the defending

Sow There! Valentine's Day will be a little mellow this year

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:10 AM CST

Valentine's Day will be different for many people this year. With a hefty percentage of the people either out of work or taking furlough days, spending the money for a dozen red roses will be tough for many.

Steve Carson's 'Outdoors' column: Local NWTF chapter awards scholarship

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 02:12 AM CST

An increasingly popular move for conservation organizations these days is awarding scholarships for students who have similar interests to the organization's goals.

Suspected arrested in Magalia killing

Posted: 12 Feb 2009 04:42 PM CST

MAGALIA — A suspect has been arrested in the bludgeoning death of Shawn McElroy, 50, of Paradise, whose body was discovered Sunday, off Jordan Hill Road.

What all the buzz is about

Posted: 13 Feb 2009 03:42 AM CST

Sergio Campos (left) and Julian Cisncros pull doors off bee hives on Wednesday in order to set loose their colony of natural pollinators on an orchard along River Road.

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