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Santa Maria Times
Roses & Raspberries: Heroism in face of perilis showing compassion for those who suffer from cerebral palsy and autism; K-12
Santa Maria Times / Posted 12 hours ago
is showing compassion for those who suffer from cerebral palsy and autism; K-12 special-education students from Valley and Lompoc school districts; Vandenberg Air Force Base families with special-needs children; participants from Los Prietos Boys... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
LPL Football: Panthers pounce on Conqs for first league winwill be announced Saturday. Playing their last home game of the season, the Pa
Santa Maria Times / Posted 20 hours ago
will be announced Saturday. Playing their last home game of the season, the Panthers hit the road to face the Santa Ynez Pirates next Friday. The Conquistadores have a bye in week 9 as they gear up for the Lompoc Braves at Huyck Stadium on N... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Lompoc defense stifles Santa Ynez as unbeaten Braves hand Pirates first lossDespite Lompoc not sacking Gregg throughout the night, the Brave secondary prev
Santa Maria Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Despite Lompoc not sacking Gregg throughout the night, the Brave secondary prevented big receptions from the Pirates’ explosive duo of Gabe Prendergast and Jasper Kadlec – both of whom were held out of the end zone. Savage, Johnny Manzo and Dallas... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara ranked as Happiest City; Police search for woman who used false nameAround 7 a.m., a pickup truck crashed into a power pole on San Miguelito Canyon
Santa Maria Times / Posted yesterday
Around 7 a.m., a pickup truck crashed into a power pole on San Miguelito Canyon Road outside of Lompoc city limits, causing the power pole and associated lines to fall to the ground, according to the city. At about 7:40 a.m., city electric crews... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Graduation for AHC CORE Custody AcademyGraduation for the AHC CORE Custody... LOMPOC, Calif. - Allan Hancock College'
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted yesterday
Graduation for the AHC CORE Custody... LOMPOC, Calif. - Allan Hancock College's CORE Custody Academy was developed in part to meet the demand for custody deputies and officers in county and city jails. Recruits for CORE Custody Academy Class #03... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Pirates, Braves prepare for the area's marquee football contestthat began the moment Jones took over as head coach. The Pirates haven’t beaten
Santa Maria Times / Posted yesterday
that began the moment Jones took over as head coach. The Pirates haven’t beaten the Braves since 2009, plus the last time Lompoc and Santa Ynez engaged in a close battle was in 2011 when the Braves escaped with the 23-15 road win. In the last two... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
VIDEO: Santa Ynez Pirates prepare for big game against Lompocdominant this season, racing out to a 7-0 record to start the year, but, they h
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 days ago
dominant this season, racing out to a 7-0 record to start the year, but, they have yet to face their biggest test - the Lompoc Braves. We talked to Head Coach Josh McClurg and two players that could have a lot to say about the outcome of this... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
SMT TV Game of the week: Warriors will try to ground Eagles, stay in the PAC 5 League title raceup: These teams are in the same position they were in when they played each oth
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 days ago
up: These teams are in the same position they were in when they played each other last year. Both were unbeaten before Lompoc won in a blowout. This year, the teams figure to have to contend with some of the same things they did against each... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Noah Scott's legacy continues with Disneyland trip for foster childrenfamily has started an annual program to benefit underprivileged kids by going t
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
family has started an annual program to benefit underprivileged kids by going to Disneyland in Noah's memory. LOMPOC, Calif. - Noah Scott's legacy continues to live on within the Lompoc community and beyond as the Scott family start an... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Truck crashes into pole, knocks out power in parts of LompocAround 7 a.m., a pickup truck crashed into a power pole on San Miguelito Canyon
Santa Maria Times / Posted 2 days ago
Around 7 a.m., a pickup truck crashed into a power pole on San Miguelito Canyon Road outside of Lompoc city limits, causing the power pole and associated lines to fall to the ground, according to the city. At about 7:40 a.m., city electric crews... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Crash causes power outage in LompocLOMPOC, Calif. - A single-vehicle crash has caused s a power outage in Lompoc.
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
LOMPOC, Calif. - A single-vehicle crash has caused s a power outage in Lompoc. It happened around 7:20 Thursday morning. The driver of a Ford Expedition apparently hit a power pole, causing the pole to break and leave power lines across the roadway... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Lompoc's Cypress Gallery features artist Mikki Alhart's work in OctoberThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 31, Issue 20 Share:By REBECCA ROSE When Mikki Alhart speaks, you can feel her smiling... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Lompoc ready for flood emergencies LOMPOC, Calif. - We've seen the devastation that flooding can cause - most re
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
LOMPOC, Calif. - We've seen the devastation that flooding can cause - most recently in Houston and Puerto Rico - and one Central Coast town, that's prone to flooding, is trying to get out in front of this... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Ciudad de Lompoc Aviso de Disponibilidad de FondosLa Ciudad de Lompoc está poniendo a disposición de agencias sin fines de lucro
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
La Ciudad de Lompoc está poniendo a disposición de agencias sin fines de lucro y otras organizaciones fondos recibidos bajo el Programa federal de Subvención en Bloque para el Desarrollo Comunitario (CDBG, por sus siglas en inglés) y los Fondos de... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Fifteen people arrested for prostitution-related crimes during 2-day stingThe following eight men were arrested and booked into Lompoc Police Department'
Santa Maria Times / Posted 4 days ago
The following eight men were arrested and booked into Lompoc Police Department's jail for violation of solicitation of prostitution Oct. 13: Mark Kempthorne, 33, of Lompoc; Albert Sicoli, 60, of Santa Ynez; Marcos Flores, 22, of Lompoc; Thomas Lee,... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Fifteen people arrested in Lompoc prostitution sting operationAuthorities nabbed 15 people for prostitution-related crimes in a two-day under
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 4 days ago
Authorities nabbed 15 people for prostitution-related crimes in a two-day undercover operation at a Lompoc Hotel. (Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office) Authorities nabbed 15 people for prostitution-related crimes in a two-day undercover operation... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Redwoods women’s cross country wins Think Pink Invitational in ReddingMorales. Morales split the uprights on the go-ahead, 47-yard field goal in Satu
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Morales. Morales split the uprights on the go-ahead, 47-yard field goal in Saturday’s 52-49 win over Azusa Pacific. The Lompoc product also connected on 7-of-7 PATs and averaged 63 yards per kickoff on nine kickoffs with four... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
With homecoming as theme, Prendergast and McCune take top honors at round table“This week marks the toughest battle we’ll see to date. We’re going up to the l
Santa Maria Times / Posted 4 days ago
“This week marks the toughest battle we’ll see to date. We’re going up to the lion’s den to face Lompoc,” McClurg said. “I think, as everyone who has played Lompoc this year, we are the underdogs. It’s a position you expect to be in and it’s not a... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Lompoc Observer: Is changing to district vote gerrymandering?cleverly done specifically to preserve the heavily-liberal political demographi
Santa Maria Times / Posted 6 days ago
cleverly done specifically to preserve the heavily-liberal political demographics of the 3rd District, thus assuring that more conservative supervisors from the Santa Maria and Lompoc valleys would remain a minority voice on the Board of Supervis... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
It's all about community: Over 400 athletes compete in Special Olympics North Divisional GamesHe honored volunteer Lana Thomas, who died earlier this year, by naming the vol
Santa Maria Times / Posted 7 days ago
He honored volunteer Lana Thomas, who died earlier this year, by naming the volunteer service award the Thomas Award. Posada then presented the award to Lompoc coach Monica Diaz. Organizers also planted a tree of life in Thomas’ memory near Fie... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Lompoc residents encouraged to register for critical alerts in wake of deadly wildfiresLOMPOC, Calif. - The city of Lompoc is encouraging people to register for criti
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 8 days ago
LOMPOC, Calif. - The city of Lompoc is encouraging people to register for critical mobile alerts with all the recent wildfires. The “Aware and Prepare” emergency notification system is a county-wide system that sends important information to your... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Week Seven Preview: Panthers to try to slow down Knightsoutlook: The Knights won by blowout over an over-matched opponent last week, ro
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 days ago
outlook: The Knights won by blowout over an over-matched opponent last week, routing Cabrillo 77-10 at Huyck Stadium in Lompoc in their Los Padres League opener. Kicker Brock Marcois is 21-for-21 for the year on PAT kicks over the last two... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Livestream Game of the Week: Panthers, Knights set for LPL football showdown“Mathew is doing great. He is coming off a little injury that he suffered in th
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 days ago
“Mathew is doing great. He is coming off a little injury that he suffered in the Lompoc game so I pulled him early as a precaution but he should be good to go Friday night,” said Ruiz. “Wide receiver Kenneth Hoobery caught a 39-yard touchdown pass... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Panthers to try to slow down Knightsoutlook: The Knights won by blowout over an over-matched opponent last week, ro
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 days ago
outlook: The Knights won by blowout over an over-matched opponent last week, routing Cabrillo 77-10 at Huyck Stadium in Lompoc in their Los Padres League opener. Kicker Brock Marcois is 21-for-21 for the year on PAT kicks over the last two... Read more
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The Mercury News
SpaceX launches 15th mission of the year on previously flown rocket boosterthree-day period. On Monday, SpaceX launched its fourth West Coast mission of t
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
three-day period. On Monday, SpaceX launched its fourth West Coast mission of the year from Vandenberg Air Force Base near Lompoc. The company on Wednesday also accomplished its 18th successful landing of a launched rocket booster. The first-stage... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Townie politicslike city politics. All politics are local, they say, and you don’t get more lo
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 9 days ago
like city politics. All politics are local, they say, and you don’t get more local—or heated—than that! Of course the Lompoc City Council is always entertaining, with all the finger-gun waving and accusations of insubordination. They’ve... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Lompoc City Council grants city manager vote of confidenceThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 19, Issue 31 Share:By SPENCER COLE Following months of public feuding, Lompoc City Council members... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
County and city fire agencies respond to fires across statechief and consists of five engines, each manned by four firefighters. The engin
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 9 days ago
chief and consists of five engines, each manned by four firefighters. The engines are from the Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, Lompoc, Montecito, and Carpinteria fire departments. Lompoc Battalion Chief Mark Bray said the unit assisting on the Atlas... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Panthers, Knights set for LPL football showdown“Mathew is doing great. He is coming off a little injury that he suffered in th
Santa Maria Times / Posted 9 days ago
“Mathew is doing great. He is coming off a little injury that he suffered in the Lompoc game so I pulled him early as a precaution but he should be good to go Friday night,” said Ruiz. “Wide receiver Kenneth Hoobery caught a 39-yard touchdown pass... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
805SportsTalk S2 Ep8 - Can Knights stay hot? Cabrillo takes on Santa Ynez, SMHS looks to right the ship after a bye, and more week seven actionfor some teams. Santa Maria looks to come off of their bye week strong, Righett
Santa Maria Times / Posted 10 days ago
for some teams. Santa Maria looks to come off of their bye week strong, Righetti looks to stay undefeated in league play, Lompoc is resting this week, Santa Ynez looks to prepare for their big matchup with the Braves by tuning up against Cabrillo... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Documentary screening planned for Veterans Daythere will be a wine and beer reception, as well as a question-and-answer sessi
Santa Maria Times / Posted 12 days ago
there will be a wine and beer reception, as well as a question-and-answer session with the filmmakers and some of the humanitarians seen in the film, at the Lompoc Veterans Memorial Building, 100 E. Locust Ave. There will also be a silent a... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Hard work paying off for Santa Maria High School cross country runnersby Cesar Ayuso, Santa Maria's boys team scored a historic win at the Los Padres
Santa Maria Times / Posted 14 days ago
by Cesar Ayuso, Santa Maria's boys team scored a historic win at the Los Padres League Mid-Season Duals at River Park in Lompoc Wednesday. Ayuso finished in third place for the Saints, who placed four runners in the top 10 and all five scoring... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
James "Jay" Blessingactive service including assignments in Texas, Ohio, Spain, California and Thai
Santa Maria Times / Posted 14 days ago
active service including assignments in Texas, Ohio, Spain, California and Thailand. Jay retired as a Lt Col and settled in Lompoc, California, near Vandenberg AFB. He and his wife, Beverly, made Lompoc their home for more than 40 years and enjoyed... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Lompoc police searching for purse snatcherLOMPOC, Calif. - The Lompoc Police Department is investigating a number or purs
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
LOMPOC, Calif. - The Lompoc Police Department is investigating a number or purse thefts that have taken place in Lompoc, most recently on Friday. The suspect usually rides a bicycle and targets women carrying purses. Police say they want to inform... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Gallery showcases Mikki Alhart's 'What's in an Aura?'find a multitude of handcrafted items priced affordably: small original paintin
Santa Maria Times / Posted 15 days ago
find a multitude of handcrafted items priced affordably: small original paintings and prints featuring La Purisima Mission, Lompoc scenes, animals and florals, as well as jewelry, glass pieces, pottery, gourds, textile items and handcrafted Lompoc... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
5 arrested in large scale drug, gang bust in Santa BarbaraFive suspects arrested in connection to a large scale drug and gang arrest in S
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
Five suspects arrested in connection to a large scale drug and gang arrest in Santa Barbara and Lompoc. (Santa Barbara Police Department) Five suspects arrested in connection to a large scale drug and gang arrest in Santa Barbara and Lompoc. (Santa... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Pet of the WeekLa PAWS Adoption Center is the Lompoc division of Santa Barbara County Animal S
Santa Maria Times / Posted 15 days ago
La PAWS Adoption Center is the Lompoc division of Santa Barbara County Animal Services, located at 1501 W. Central Ave. The adoption center is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (closed during lunch) and Saturday from... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
The Predictions: Week SixAlcantar scores the game-winning touchdown as Santa Maria's Jonathan Garcia (66
Santa Maria Times / Posted 15 days ago
Alcantar scores the game-winning touchdown as Santa Maria's Jonathan Garcia (66) and Frank Lopez try to stop him during the Sept. 22 game. The Panthers beat the Saints 32-28 before losing to Atascadero last week. They host Lompoc Fr... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Spartans overcome size on Lompoc's side, sweeps Braves girls volleyballThe final clinching set saw Lompoc fall behind 11-2, but the Braves managed to
Santa Maria Times / Posted 15 days ago
The final clinching set saw Lompoc fall behind 11-2, but the Braves managed to cut the lead to 14-13. Bennett, Bort and Jakelyn Shippy, though, were three key Spartans who helped shift the momentum back to OAHS’s side, going on an 11-4 run to... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Man found dead in Lompoc riverbed identified“LPD officers responded to the store, but the male who had reported the body to
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
“LPD officers responded to the store, but the male who had reported the body to the clerk had left before their arrival,” Lompoc Police Sgt. Kevin Martin reported. “Officers began searching the area described by the unknown male and were able to... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Identity revealed of man found dead in Lompoc riverbed“LPD officers responded to the store, but the male who had reported the body to
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
“LPD officers responded to the store, but the male who had reported the body to the clerk had left before their arrival,” Lompoc Police Sgt. Kevin Martin reported. “Officers began searching the area described by the unknown male and were able to... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Defense attorney for Jhordy Ramirez scrutinizes local mental health resourcesresidential treatment center in Santa Maria, an eight-bed residential center in
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 16 days ago
residential treatment center in Santa Maria, an eight-bed residential center in Santa Barbara, and one in the works in Lompoc. The county, Grimmesey said, doesn’t have any inpatient facilities for children, and when the PHF’s beds are all... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Lompoc Police seize most guns in department historyThe following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] -
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 16 days ago
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] - Volume 18, Issue 31 Share:By SPENCER COLE The Lompoc Police Department seized the most firearms in its history... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
No longer silent: Local support organizations, law enforcement, and survivors speak out to end the cycle of domestic violenceDomestic Violence Awareness Month. A series of candlelight vigils are also sch
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Domestic Violence Awareness Month. A series of candlelight vigils are also scheduled in the county, including one in Lompoc, Santa Maria, and Santa Barbara. Advocates, local law enforcement, families, and survivors will attend and honor... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Dave’s People: I’ll always have a storyinto desks on the way to the pencil sharpener. I honed my skill at a high schoo
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 16 days ago
into desks on the way to the pencil sharpener. I honed my skill at a high school record hop. It was the night of the Lompoc High School football game where restless students packed the gymnasium to dance to the latest hits. As a teenage... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Santa Maria boys race to a win at LPL Mid-Season DualsThe Saints won at the Los Padres League Mid-Season Duals at River Park in Lompo
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
The Saints won at the Los Padres League Mid-Season Duals at River Park in Lompoc with a dominating performance. Santa Maria's boys, led by Cesar Ayuso's third-place finish, placed four runners in the top 10 and all five of its scoring runners in the... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Vandenberg Village teen found safe after going missing Tuesday"The Lompoc Police Department has located Krystal Jongsma," said a statement fr
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
"The Lompoc Police Department has located Krystal Jongsma," said a statement from the LPD posted on its mobile app Wednesday night. "We would like to thank the public for their help and concern. She was found in the Village and is healthy."... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
LPL Mid-Season Cross Country MeetDevin Diaz, center right, and teammate Joe Gocke take off at the start of the v
Santa Maria Times / Posted 16 days ago
Devin Diaz, center right, and teammate Joe Gocke take off at the start of the varsity race in Wednesday's Los Padres League Mid-Season Duals at Riverpark in Lompoc. Diaz won the race and Gocke finished second. Santa Maria's Cesar Ayuso finished thi... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Missing Lompoc teen found alive and healthyLearning more about missing Lompoc teenRelated Headlines VANDENBERG VILLAGE, C
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 16 days ago
Learning more about missing Lompoc teenRelated Headlines VANDENBERG VILLAGE, Calif. - UPDATE 16-year-old Krystal Jongsma has been found, according to the Lompoc Police Department. She was found in Vandenberg Village and is healthy. Check back for... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Lompoc teen found alive and healthyLearning more about missing Lompoc teenRelated Headlines VANDENBERG VILLAGE, C
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 17 days ago
Learning more about missing Lompoc teenRelated Headlines VANDENBERG VILLAGE, Calif. - UPDATE: 16-year-old Krystal Jongsma has been found, according to the Lompoc Police Deptartment app. She was found in the village and is healthy. Check back for... Read more
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