Alhambra High School
Many Bay Area high-school athletic programs are feeling the pinch of declining revenue, including one in Contra Costa County that is trying to spread the wealth with dwindling dollars.
Ryan Menjivar, a senior at Martinez’s Alhambra High School, was reported missing on Feb. 26 after he left his home in the middle of the night and didn’t return. He was last seen at the home around 11:30 p.m. on Feb. 25.
A grass fire near a Martinez high school prompted a brief shelter-in-place order for students late Thursday morning, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District captain said.
Alhambra High School in Martinez was put on lockdown Thursday morning after a teacher found an empty handgun case on the campus, a school district official said.
A high school in Martinez was the target of a threatening email sent earlier this week that has police increasing their presence on campus Friday.
Police in Martinez are investigating a high school hazing incident in which a group of football players allegedly beat up a 15-year-old teammate in a locker room.