Tag Archives: Scott McMahon

College-bound class of ’18 sees rejection flow, acceptances ebb

BY SCOTT McMAHON The admissions season has come and gone. Letters have been received, celebrations have been had, and hearts have been broken among CHS’ graduating class of 2018. And…

Student athletes better have a backup plan

BY SCOTT MCMAHON By the time Mike Palshaw was 8 years old, he was taking lessons from a private pitching coach. By the summer before his senior year of high…

California cannabis legislation reaches local community

BY SCOTT MCMAHON When the ball dropped at midnight and the new year ensued, the distribution of recreational marijuana became officially legal in the Golden State.   One need look…

Plan under way to develop Highway 68 roundabouts

  BY SCOTT MCMAHON Residents of Monterey County better become well-acquainted with the recently added Holman Highway roundabout, for there are many more to come. As reported by The Californian,…

Community college vs. university by the numbers

By: SCOTT MCMAHON $130,000 is a lot of money. With that sum, someone could buy a 2017 Jaguar F-type sports car, a Samsung 105-inch Ultra-HD home theater, a week’s worth…

Senior sisters seize opportunities to study abroad

By: SCOTT MCMAHON You know them as the Bockus twins (or the Bocki, to some), but there’s a lot more to CHS senior twins Madison and Maisy Bockus than most…