Rick Raciti Jr.

Pastor Rick “Ricky” Raciti Jr. passed peacefully of natural causes on Jan. 16, 2018, in Phoenix, Arizona. Ricky was born on Aug. 24, 1971, in Palm Springs. He grew up in Twentynine Palms, where he spent most of his time with his five brothers and sisters and many cousins inside their family restaurant, …

Wildcats open Elks cup competition

TWENTYNINE PALMS — The Twentynine Palms High School girls and boys varsity soccer teams played the first leg of the Elks Cup against Yucca Valley Friday, Jan. 12, at different locations and to vastly different outcomes. The Wildcat girls team played host to the Trojans and ended the night trailing …

Pioneer Days planning starts early

Lori Cosgriff suggested the Sky's the Limit property on Utah Trail north of Joshua Tree National Park. Heiser also suggested the chamber coordinate with other groups holding events at the same time. King suggested it will be easy to shut down National Park Drive for outhouse races. “Why not use the …

Wildcats rough up Big Bear

Home games are played at Tom Nicoll Memorial Stadium, Two Mile Road and Utah Trail. Admission is free and spectators are welcome. Girls team. Playing on the road Thursday, Dec. 7, the Twentynine Palms High School girls varsity soccer team lost 2-0 to Big Bear. Senior Emma Yeager led the …

Cactus Bar coming back

A caboose parked next to a house at 3370 Utah Trail in a sparsely populated section of the city will be allowed to remain there because planners voted 5-0 to approve a conditional use permit. Homeowner Jeff Garza, who confessed an obsession with trains that dates back to when he ran away from …