WEATHER »

Paul Wellman and Courtesy

Athletes of the Week: Sierra Laughner and Jake Holton

S.B. Athletic Round Table Honors Dos Pueblos Softballer and SBCC Baseballer


Sierra Laughner, Dos Pueblos softball

During the Chargers’ sweep of a doubleheader against Righetti, the sophomore belted a three-run homer in the first inning of each game.

Jake Holton, SBCC baseball

In a 2-1 win over Hancock College, the sophomore hit a solo homer and a run-scoring sacrifice fly and then took the mound to record his eighth save.

To submit a comment on this article, email letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



event calendar sponsored by:

Alvarado and Ford File for School Board

Mark M. Alvarado and Kate Ford registered to run for the Santa Barbara Unified school board.

Thousands Received DACA Relief After Lawsuits Filed

Renewal applications have totaled 117,446 since program suspension was overturned.

Bank Robbery Suspect Kills Self in Bathroom

[Update] The suspect in the Goleta Rabobank robbery has been identified as Keith David Goodwin, believed to ...

News-Press’ Found to Owe Union and Employees $2.2 Million

National Labor Relations Board puts money amount on employee losses since 2006.

Fire Starts Just West of Buellton

[Update] Vegetation fire starts on the 1000 block of Highway 246; Bobcat Springs on evacuation warning.