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Tea Party protesters gather outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Flag-Waving Tea Party Activists Protest Outside South Bay School

About two dozen Tea Party activists showed up early carrying flags Monday morning to protest a recent federal court ruling in support of a school ban on wearing the American flag.

05/05/2014

A fence constructed outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Erects Fence To Block Flag Protesters On Cinco de Mayo

A Morgan Hill high school has constructed a fence to block protesters from disrupting classes on Cinco de Mayo, after plans were announced by a Tea Party group to protest the school’s 2010 decision to send students home for wearing the American flag on the Spanish holiday.

05/04/2014

A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

Tea Party Patriots Plan Cinco De Mayo Protest Of American Flag Shirt Ban At Morgan Hill School

There is concern over a scheduled U.S. flag rally organized by a patriot group this Monday on Cinco De Mayo in front of Live Oak High School—the same school that caught national media attention in 2010 when some students were sent to home for wearing t-shirts depicting the flag.

05/02/2014

Anderson Reservoir (Cal Fire)

Despite Drought, Aging Anderson Reservoir To Be Drained To Prevent ‘Catastrophic’ Flood

The idea of completely draining one of the Bay Area’s largest reservoirs of drinking water might be shocking to drought-conscious Californians. But that’s exactly what will happen next year when a seismic retrofit will begin at Anderson Dam and Reservoir near Morgan Hill.

03/21/2014

A student wears one of the shirts disallowed at Live Oak High School (CBS)

SF Court: Morgan Hill School Can Ban U.S. Flag Shirts On Cinco De Mayo

Officials at a Morgan Hill high school acted appropriately when they ordered students wearing American flag T-shirts to turn the garments inside out during the Mexican independence celebration Cinco de Mayo, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.

02/27/2014

An overturned fuel tanker shut down southbound highway 101 in Morgan Hill Thursday morning. (CBS)

Overturned Tanker Spill Forces Highway Closure, Home Evacuations In Morgan Hill

Two of three lanes on southbound U.S. Highway 101 have opened in Morgan Hill Thursday morning as crews continued to remove spilled fuel after a gasoline tanker overturned, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/27/2014

Antolin Garcia-Torres during a previous court appearance. (CBS)

Man Pleads Not Guilty In Kidnap, Murder Of Morgan Hill Teen Sierra LaMar

Antolin Garcia-Torres, the 22-year-old man charged with kidnapping and murdering Morgan Hill teenager Sierra LaMar, pleaded not guilty at his arraignment hearing in Santa Clara County Superior Court Thursday afternoon.

02/13/2014

Sierra LaMar

Suspect In Kidnapping And Murder Of 15 Year Old Sierra LaMar Indicted

Antolin Garcia-Torres, the suspect in the nearly two-year-old murder of Sierra LaMar, a 15-year-old from Morgan Hill, has been indicted by a grand jury.

02/11/2014

(AP)

Morgan Hill Runaway Teen Returns Home

A 13-year-old girl who ran away from her Morgan Hill home on Thursday has been found.

01/25/2014

A man carries salvaged copper wire. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Copper Thieves Vandalize More Than A Dozen Street Lights In Morgan Hill

Copper thieves have vandalized more than a dozen street lights in Morgan Hill, stripping away around 2,700 feet of copper wiring.

01/11/2014

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