Photo of Marvin Meyers with the dates of his birth and death

Remembering Marvin Meyers, a Giant of Ag and Education

California agriculture lost a legend and Valley students — from kindergarten to graduate school — lost one of their best friends when Marvin Allen Meyers died two weeks ago at 85. He was a farmer, philanthropist, and innovator who transformed 2,600 acres we...
Photo of two students sitting outside with a teacher at CTEC

Looking For Skills in High-Demand Careers? Check Out CTEC.

There's still time for students interested in a different kind of education to enroll at CTEC — Fresno's newest high school. "We are very proud of the fact that we've got 80 kids right now and we know we will grow some more in the next couple of weeks now t...

CTE Charter School Groundbreaking is Truly ‘Seismic’

Opinion  By Bill McEwen Mike Betts has pretty much seen it all when it comes to Fresno and to business. He is chairman of the board and CEO of Betts Spring Manufacturing, which has been around for a while -- 149 years to be exact. When he speaks, ...