The Orion

Next level football for Pleasant Valley senior, Aidan Finney

Aidan Finney without his helmet during practice. Photo credit: Mary Vogel

Karina Cope

October 2, 2019

The passion for sports runs through the veins of tri-sport athlete, Aidan Finney of Pleasant Valley High School. Finney, a senior this year, plays football, baseball and basketball for the Pleasant Valley Vikings. While excelling in all three, football tugs on the strings of his heart a little bit mo...

Chico Police deal with a week long crime wave

Crimes in Chico have been on the rise. Photo credit: Melissa Joseph

Gordy Papalias

March 12, 2019

Multiple StabbingsChico Police responded to three stabbings that happened within a 24-hour span last Monday. Police suspect that two of the incidents involve the same person at the same apartment complex.One incident involved a juvenile who was accused of stealing property. The juvenile got upset and then stabbed the accuser in the abdomen. The victim fled the scene and got himself to the nearest hospital.The juvenile was arrested by Chico Police at the scene of the stabbing and taken to Butte Juvenile Hall.T...

‘New Directions in Jazz’ jazzes up Harlen Adams Theatre

Photo credit: Carin Dorghalli

Carin Dorghalli

October 23, 2016

Chico State’s Department of Music and Theatre put on the “New Directions in Jazz” concert in Harlen Adams Theatre Oct. 22. Rocky Winslow, who would have originally directed the concert, is out on medical leave because of a spine surgery he underwent in September. The Jazz X-Press club hopes...

Chico Women’s Club holding fashion show

The Chico Women's Club is holding a fashion show this weekend. Photo credit: Yang Dai

Yang Dai

April 9, 2016

Jointly held by the Chico Women's Club and Pleasant Valley High School students, an environmental protection-themed catwalk will be held on April 10 at the Chico Women's Club on 592 E. Third St. Over 60 students from Pleasant Valley High School are going to take part in this catwalk wearing the cloth...

Extraordinary art stuns at Matador Motel

Members of the Lumininjas harmoniously performing their fire twirling routine at the Art at the Matador event Saturday, hosted by Chico Visual Arts Alliance. Photo credit: Chelsea Jeffers

Emma Wood-Wright

May 12, 2014

Photographs by Chelsea Jeffers Fighting gusts of wind, artists stayed grounded at The Art at the Matador event Saturday at the Matador Motel. Hosted by the Chico Visual Arts Alliance, the event gave artists an opportunity to share their work with the community. "It's an amazing organiza...

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