Five HDSP employees win Gold Star Medals
The Gold Star Medals, CDCR’s second highest commendation, were presented to Correctional Sergeants Aaron Audette and Todd Posch and Correctional Officers Douglas Brooks, William Denton and Tina Lucas.
According to a press release from HDSP, the five employees earned the award for the their actions in a September 2007 incident.
The incident began when an inmate violently attacked a correctional officer and Posch. Both were injured in the attack and were unable to control the inmate.
Audette stepped in and struck the inmate numerous times but could not stop the inmate’s attack. The inmate then turned on Audette, striking him several times in the face and on the head during the violent struggle.
Brooks, Denton and Lucas joined the fray and finally subdued and restrained the inmate.
Grizzlies kick off the season with a winning streak, tournament championship
Daniel Perry, back left, Franky Shepherd, Bryant Wood, Kyle Barnetche, Wyatt Martin, Keith Rose, front left, Quinn Thompson, Justin Dupree, Tyler Winn, Dakoda Hahn, Thomas Raschein and Calder Bailey celebrate after winning the Durham Tournament championship Saturday, Dec. 7. The Lassen High School...Read More...
Lassen wrestlers face the Lady Grizzlies on the basketball court
The wrestling team, coached for the evening by Jason Bernard, had some secret weapons in its playbook when it scrimmaged the Lady Grizzlies basketball team in the Lassen High School gym Monday, Dec. 16. Here, Skyler Ingwerson jumps off of a teammate’s back to make a slam dunk. Photo by Maddie Musante Tuesday,...Read More...
Lassen High wrestlers and girl's basketball players to scrimmage
Dec. 13 — The Lassen High School wrestling team and girl’s basketball team will be going head-to-head on the basketball court Monday, Dec. 16. In a night intended to bring fun and entertainment to both basketball and wrestling fans, the JV wrestling team and JV girl’s basketball team will kick...Read More...