January 25, 2007
Kym Cano said she was trying to kill herself the morning she allegedly shot and killed her husband, California Highway Patrol Officer Francisco Cano. Calexico police Detective Julio Diaz, the investigating officer on the case, testified at a preliminary hearing Wednesday that a hysterical Kym Cano made a number of statements the morning of the shooting, including that she was attempting suicide when her husband interrupted. Kym Cano is accused of killing her husband at their home in Calexico on Dec. 4 with malice and foresight, the Imperial County District Attorney?
October 7, 2006
CALEXICO ? The first half of its game against Coachella Valley High was totally indicative of the type of game Calexico High played here Friday night. The Calexico Bulldogs? defense held the visitors to fewer than 50 yards in the first half yet still trailed 14-0 at the break. And despite dominating Coachella Valley at the line of scrimmage for most the game, Calexico walked off its home field with a 35-6 defeat to fall to 2-4 overall. ?Mental mistakes made the difference,?
May 24, 2006
BRAWLEY ? Brawley Union High advanced to the main draw of the CIF-San Diego Section Division III baseball playoffs with a 7-2 victory over Santana High of Santee in a play-in game Tuesday. Brawley Wildcats coach Pedro Carranza said the victory marked a new step in his seven years at the helm of the Wildcats. ?This is actually the furthest Brawley baseball has been in CIF under my tenure,? Carranza said. The Wildcats finished the Imperial Valley League season with two consecutive losses, but it didn?
July 30, 2002
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in El Centro for Luis Casas Núñez, 76, of El Centro, who died Monday in El Centro Regional Medical Center. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.. Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Thursday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in El Centro with the Rev. Jaime Escobedo officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in El Centro. Mr. Núñez was born June 27, 1926, in El Remolino, Zacatecas, Mexico, and was raised in Juchipila, Zacatecas.
June 13, 2001
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary at 384 W. Main St. in El Centro for Jose C. "Roy" Nuñez, 75, of Desert Shores, who died Sunday in his home. Mass will be celebrated at 8 a.m. Friday in St. Mary's Catholic Church in El Centro. Monsignor Thomas Vidra will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside National Cemetery. Mr. Nuñez was born Aug. 23, 1925, in El Centro. He was raised in El Centro and attended schools in Holtville. He enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving in the Philippines during World War II. He re-enlisted and served eight more years.