Youth impact awards are good news for all

Hundreds of outstanding young people throughout our county are already making an impact on their communities. The Youth Impact Awards were designed to shine a light on those at the top of their game, and all involved are happy to acknowledge those achievements with pride.
This year’s winners were Ella Brewer of San Marcos High School, …

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Record-Breaking $478,000 Awarded at AHC Banquet

The Allan Hancock College Foundation’s 45th annual awards banquet was an evening to remember for hundreds of students, especially Jesus Sanchez, who received the prestigious Marian Hancock Scholarship on Thursday.  “It was the best moment of my life,” said Sanchez.  “When I was receiving a standing ovation, I felt like I was in a movie.  …

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For the first time, Allan Hancock College will offer evening child care for student-parents during the summer session.  The college will launch the Child Care Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Children’s Center Twilight program on the Santa Maria campus starting June 16.  The services will run Monday through Thursday from 5:45 to 9:15 p.m.  Funding …

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Members of the 93rd graduating class of Allan Hancock College will celebrate commencement Friday, May 23, at 1 p.m., on The Commons, located in the heart of the Santa Maria campus between buildings F and L.  About 2,000 people are expected to join the graduates at the ceremony.
Several hundred students will don caps and gowns …

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Many parents worry about their children experimenting with drugs, but very few parents know the warning signs that could indicate a child is actually abusing or addicted to drugs. It is powerful and important information.
Addiction can ruin a child’s life, and it can also ruin the trust that is so necessary for a family unit …

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