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Teaching the teachers at Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – B.M.C. Durfee High School students may be off for the summer, but some of their teachers are still in class. But this time around, they're the ...



Photos: Durfee Hall of Fame Class of 2019 announced - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  Fall River Herald News

The latest selections for the Durfee High School Athletics Hall of Fame are a class act. And in the case of half of the selections, make that a Class of 2001 act.



Family remembers Fall River teen who fought his way back to life after head injury  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Cyrus Borges, a Durfee High School student who defied the odds after he was hit by a car and suffered a massive head injury while riding his ...



Brendan Rockett, MCAS '21, Dies in Hometown of Fall River — The Heights  The Heights

A graveside memorial *service* will take place on July 2 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Fall River, according to Joy Moore's letter.



Fall River students explore Durfee High construction site  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Alexis Hoffman, 17, and nearly two-dozen of her peers wore neon-yellow visibility vests and walked a sweeping circle around the plot of land ...



Photos: Durfee High announces Top 10 students for 2019  Fall River Herald News

Congratulations to these Top 10 graduating students from the Class of 2019 at B.M.C. Durfee High School. [1/10]. Catarina Marie Pereira, valedictorian, is the ...



James Karam Scholarship Fund honors 8 UMass students for excellence  SouthCoastToday.com

Scholarship fund was established by the former Board of Trustees chairman.



Brendan Kelly takes over as Case volleyball head coach  Fall River Herald News

Brendan Kelly, a familiar face in Greater Fall River high school athletics for the past decade, is undertaking another coaching challenge.A Durfee High School ...



Hilltoppers forever: Durfee High Class of 2019 heads into the future  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A bright new future opened as each member of the B.M.C. Durfee High School class of 2019 stepped across the stage.Family and friends filled ...



With building permit OKd, second phase of Durfee project set to begin  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The earliest phases of construction of the new B.M.C. Durfee High School can now begin with the city's recent issuance of a building permit for ...



Fall River native returns to city to film psychological thriller about addiction  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – Kyle Gregory was on his way to becoming a counselor when he got bit with the acting bug, and then screenwriting.Now the Fall River native is ...



Tax increase for new Durfee High School could start earlier than expected  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The administration is proposing to step up the payment of bonds to fund the new B.M.C. Durfee High School and, instead of taxpayers seeing an ...



Durfee High School names third term honor roll  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER -- The following students were named to the honor roll for the third term at Durfee High School.HIGH HONORSClass of 2019Affonso, Trinity Jordan; ...



Photos: Durfee High School homecoming 2018  Fall River Herald News

B.M.C. Durfee High School held its homecoming at White's of Westport on Friday, Nov. 23. [Herald News Photo | Dave Souza]. Buy Photo. [2/151]. B.M.C. Durfee ...



Ground broken for new $263 million Durfee High School  Turn to 10

A groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday marked the beginning of construction on a new B. M. C. Durfee High School in Fall River. Voters in March approved ...



Phase One of new Durfee work to begin Monday  Fall River Herald News

Project planners met with the Massachusetts School Building Authority last week to go over the latest figures for the project.



Fall River School Committee changes policy for unexcused absences at Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Durfee High School students will not automatically receive failing grades next year for missing too much school without a valid excuse.The Fall ...



B.M.C. Durfee High School announces term II honor roll  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — B.M.C. Durfee High School announced the following students were named to the term II honor roll: HIGH HONORSClass 2019Andrade, Laura ...



Photos: Durfee High holds Powderpuff football game  Fall River Herald News

B.M.C. Durfee High School held its Powderpuff football game on Friday night. The seniors ended up beating the juniors team, 63-28. Buy Photo. [1/15]. Members ...



Durfee High's Class of 2019 graduates - Entertainment  Fall River Herald News

The following is a list of B.M.C. Durfee High School's Class of 2019 graduates: Angelina Acevedo, Gwyneth Isabel Addison, Trinity Jordan Affonso, Raistlyn ...



BASEBALL CAMP: River City accepting registrations  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – Applications are being accepted for the River City Baseball Camp's second one-week summer session at Bishop Connolly High School.



HERALD NEWS ALL SCHOLASTICS BANQUET: Athletes honored and Bronson Arroyo sings  Fall River Herald News

Subscribe to one or more of our newsletters.WESTPORT — Megan Salsinha and Cameron Rodgers made history at the third annual Herald News All ...



Special day for a special girl: Durfee student wins prom package  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Ashley Banalewicz held up a bottle of pink nail polish to match her prom gown while she waited to pretty up her fingers and toes at the nail salon ...



Bridgewater State University comes to Durfee in new pilot program  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — B.M.C. Durfee High School students are checking off college credits in a new pilot program with Bridgewater State University.Early programs ...



Durfee High School names students to first term honor roll  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER -- The following students were named to the honor roll at Durfee High School for the first term.High HonorsClass of 2022: Aguiar, Dylan Tyrese; ...



SouthCoast Links: Greg Dennehy still sharing the game with children  SouthCoastToday.com

The only way Greg Dennehy was going to let anyone put his name on a golf tournament was if the event could accomplish what he has set out to do throughout ...



Zannella taking over as SKHS football coach  The Independent

Gerry Zannella will be the new football coach at South Kingstown High School.



Making music for Durfees After Prom Party  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — As she winds down her last days with the Fall River school system before retiring, music educator Mary Zema will be taking the stage at the ...



Ernie Boch Jr. drops stops by with a musical gift to Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A donation from Ernie Boch Jr.'s Music Drives Us hit just the right note for music students at B.M.C. Durfee High School.On Wednesday, Boch ...



Durfee yearbooks, a lesson in political correctness  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – In a 1970s-era B.M.C. Durfee High School yearbook, there were photos of people smoking, and one of a man holding up a girl's tutu -- and that ...



Photos: Meet the Durfee High School cheerleading squad  Fall River Herald News

The Herald News held “media days” at each high school in the area at the beginning of the season, to help readers get to know our local athletes. Here's your ...



Photos: New Durfee construction prep  Fall River Herald News

The belltower at B.M.C. Durfee High Schhol lies in one of the areas now closed off by a construction fence that features fabric in the school's colors, red and ...



Durfee students accentuating the positive in Fall River, shirt by shirt  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER -- What started as a slogan printed on a T-shirt boasts the makings of a movement.This winter, a group of students from B.M.C. Durfee High School ...



Photos: Durfee students and MassDOT work together - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  Fall River Herald News

Construction students at B.M.C. Durfee High School got some hands-on training in pouring concrete last week as part of a program overseen by MassDOT and ...



Durfee senior Dararath Khon vying for national honor  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Dararath Khon might be known as the kid who carries a gallon jug of water around Durfee, or as the slight guy who deadlifts 535 pounds, ...



Lunch could be free to all Fall River students starting next school year  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Neatly chopped vegetables filled the salad bar.Pizza in four varieties – including meat lovers – were laid out and ready. Tacos with all the fixin's, ...



Durfees Catarina Pereira named 2018 Fall River Youth of the Year  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — B.M.C. Durfee High School senior Catarina Pereira hadn't had much sleep.The president of the high school's Portuguese Club and a National ...



Photos: Durfee High School Top 10 students of 2018  Fall River Herald News

1. Cristian Mandravel Hutchins, ​valedictorian, is the son of Charles Hutchins and Iana Mandravel-Hutchins of Madison Street in Fall River. He will attend ...



Six submit bids to lead construction of new Durfee high school  Fall River Herald News

The companies had until Friday at 11 a.m. to submit “request for qualifications” packets that detail their proposed project teams, their bonding capacity as well as ...



DurfeeCRAFT celebrates culture of creation  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – On Friday night, the culture of creation at B.M.C. Durfee High School will be celebrated at the inaugural DurfeeCRAFT.Like other makers events, ...



Photos: Meet the Durfee boys soccer team  Fall River Herald News

The Herald News held a “media day” at each high school in the beginning of the season, so here's your chance to meet the B.M.C. Durfee High School boys ...



Q&A WITH CAMERON RODGERS: Durfee track and field star steps into the Sports Spotlight  Fall River Herald News

NAME: Cameron RodgersSCHOOL/YEAR OF GRADUATION: BMC Durfee High School/2019INSTAGRAM HANDLE: cam_erelliSPORTS: Track and field, ...



Complaints prompt changes to Fall River school schedules  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — In light of concern expressed by parents, the Fall River School Committee has amended school bell schedules and approved changes to start ...



Fall River parents among group suing state over school funding  Fall River Herald News

BOSTON — A lawsuit filed against state education officials Thursday, in which two local parents are named as plaintiffs, prominently features Fall River and ...



Photos: National College Signing Day for Durfee seniors  Fall River Herald News

B.M.C. Durfee High School seniors heading off to college or into the armed forces took part in a National College Signing Day ceremony on Monday. Buy Photo.



Photos: College Day 2019 - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  Fall River Herald News

The sixth annual Bristol County Chamber of Commerce College Day took place Friday, May 31. From wearing college-themed attire to learning college fight ...



$240 million price tag eyed for new Durfee High School  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The new B.M.C. Durfee High School would resemble the old school on Rock Street, and is estimated to cost about $240 million to build.



Threat made to Durfee High School; principal responds with alert  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — An all-call alert was issued to families of B.M.C. Durfee High School regarding a social media threat made Thursday night in the wake of the ...



Durfee student, a founder of Mass Fallen Heroes, killed in Afghanistan  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A highly decorated former B.M.C. Durfee High School student, on his seventh deployment for the Army and Marines, was one of three Special ...



Project manager chosen to oversee building of new Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The Durfee Building Committee is negotiating with Suffolk Construction, a Boston-based company that has been chosen as the construction ...



BMC Durfee High School Class of 2018 - News  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER - The following students graduated from B.M.C. Durfee High School on Friday, June 8, 2018.Christian Andres Abad Beltran, Johnathan David ...



From 13 to 4 to 1: How Durfees current site was ultimately selected  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Some have suggested moving B.M.C. Durfee High School into a newly renovated mill.Others ask why Durfee can't be moved closer to the city's ...



Fall River steps closer to new $260 million Durfee  Fall River Herald News

The Fall River School Committee on Tuesday night unanimously voted to authorize the construction of a new B.M.C. Durfee High School.



With snow on the way, Fall River-area schools call for early release Tuesday  Fall River Herald News

Public schools in Fall River, including Diman, will be released early Tuesday in anticipation of a winter storm, according to the superintendent.“Tomorrow we ...



Photos: Durfee Class of 2018 celebrates graduation  Fall River Herald News

David Grannum lets everyone know he's headed to USC film school at the B.M.C. Durfee High School graduation on Friday evening. May 8, 2018 [Herald News ...



DURFEE HALL OF FAME: Class of 2018 announced  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The Durfee High School Athletics Hall of Fame has announced the six members of its Class of 2018. And the recognition factor among the ...



Chris Herrens Durfee uniform revived  Fall River Herald News

IV Boston owner has added No. 24 to his line of Bay State throwback hoops uniforms.



New Durfee cost set at $263 million  Fall River Herald News

City Council President Cliff Ponte said a special meeting will be called for Feb. 5 to discuss the project.



Photos: Administrators, parents talk school safety in forum at Durfee  Fall River Herald News

In the wake of the recent school shooting in Florida, and after recent violent threats made against Durfee and other Fall River schools, administrators held a ...



Fall River anti-bullying events put focus on childrens mental health  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Close the door to bullying, and open the door to friendship.That's the message of the first-ever Fall River Youth and Family Fest Saturday, ...



Durfee student arrested, knife seized, school locked down after fight  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — B.M.C. Durfee High School was temporarily placed on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after four students were involved in a fight. One student ...



History Walk will bring Fall Rivers mill past into the present  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The steady flow of water from the Quequechan River powered the mills all along its banks to produce cotton cloth during Fall River's Spindle City ...



Thousands of gallons of water flood Durfee High School in Fall River  MassLive.com

A large water main break flooded parts of Fall River's Durfee High School Wednesday morning.



Q&A WITH TY LOPES: Durfee basketball standout steps into the Sports Spotlight  Fall River Herald News

Updated with video clipsNAME: Ty Lopes SCHOOL/YEAR OF GRADUATION: BMC Durfee High School / 2019 TWITTER HANDLE: @tylopes_ INSTAGRAM ...



Photos: ALL SCHOLASTIC Indoor track & field  Fall River Herald News

Barbara Silva, a senior at Durfee High School and the Greater Fall River's sole representative at the All State Meet, heads our list of 2018-19 Herald News ...



Photos: B.M.C. Durfee High School Class of 2017 commencement  Fall River Herald News

The more than 500 Durfee High School Class of 2017 graduates celebrated commencement at the Luke Urban Field House on Friday. Buy Photo. [1/5] Herald ...



200+ Crafters: Christmas Crafts Fair returns to B.M.C. Durfee High School  Fall River Herald News

Taunton resident Marisa Eddlem didn't plan on owning her own craft business when she started making string art for fun two years ago. But when she gave a ...



B.M.C. Durfee High Schools Top 10  Fall River Herald News

Durfee's Class of 2017 Top Ten Students 1) Nicholas William Pellegrino, Valedictorian, is the son of Lynne Maynard and Michael Pellegrino of Robeson Street ...



MONDAYS HIGH SCHOOL FIELD HOCKEY: Abbey Strollo, Emily Steen pace Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Abbey Strollo and Emily Steen each had a goal and an assist as Durfee defeated Dighton-Rehoboth 2-1 in field hockey on Monday at Durfee ...



Fall River school department eyes changes to lower student transportation costs  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Changes in school start time and more efficient student pick-ups are the factors that the school department and the administration hopes will ...



TENNIS: Durfee and Westport split their matches  Fall River Herald News

In its penultimate tuneup before the South Sectional playoffs, the Durfee High boys' tennis team defeated Westport 4-1 on Wednesday at the Diane B. Snyder ...



BMC Durfee High School graduate list - News  Fall River Herald News

Durfee High School grad list Alexander Abreu, Ivy Acevedo, Conor Addison, Sohail Ahmed, Caio Ailva, Marc Akouri, Fahmida Akter, Katlyn Albernaz, Allen ...



BOYS TENNIS: Durfee squeezes past Somerset Berkley; Westport and Tiverton win  Fall River Herald News

Durfee 3, Somerset Berkley Regional 2: At Durfee High School, the Hilltoppers (4-7) swept singles to pull out this rivalry win.Javier Beltran defeated Austin ...



Census lands a win for Fall River fifth-grader in spelling bee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — "Census" may be Naiyeli Lampere's new favorite word.After several nail-biting rounds, Lampere won Fall River Public Schools' annual Fifth ...



Durfee Alumni Awards to be given to filmmaker Jerri Kaplan Sher, physicist Christopher Fontes  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER - The annual meeting of the Durfee High School Alumni Association will be held at the Durfee High School Nagle Auditorium. Refreshments will be ...



Photos: Back to school? How about back to OLD school  Fall River Herald News

It's back-to-school week this week in Fall River, that wonderful time of year when busloads of children are ushered out the door to the cries of, “Aww, do I HAVE ...



Durfees OneGoal program preps kids for college  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – Chih McDermott, a teacher in his fourth year at B.M.C. Durfee High School, usually spends his day teaching Algebra I to freshmen. But this year ...



Photos: SEEN ON SCENE: Skip Karam Holiday Classic  Fall River Herald News

See whom you recognize from the crowd at the Skip Karam Holiday Classic basketball semifinals on Thursday at Durfee High School. Updated with more ...



Fall River mayor calls for shakeup on Durfee building committee a day after recall election  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Less than 24 hours after being recalled by over 61 percent of the voters then elected to his position again, Mayor Jasiel Correia II has removed ...



Fall River schools positioning for deep dive on suicide, bullying prevention  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER -- Though authorities haven't said how an 11-year-old Fonseca student died, representatives from area nonprofits, schools and law enforcement ...



Fall River school board vice chairman: Correia is pulling necessary items off meeting agendas  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The School Committee on Monday moved toward potentially stripping Mayor Jasiel Correia II of his responsibility to approve meeting agendas, ...



Correia removes Carole Fiola from Durfee building committee  Fall River Herald News

Correia claims Fiola was bad mouthing his administration and the city to people in Boston.



Fall River voters approve $98.5M for new high school  Turn to 10

Voters in Fall River on Tuesday have approved funding for a new high school.The Fall River Public Schools Twitter account noted that the unofficial results ...



Photos: Let's go back to the 1930s with these classic Fall River photos  Fall River Herald News

We dusted off a new batch of archive Herald News photos for this latest batch of old time photos, going as far back as 1934 and as recent as the 1980s. We're ...



Funding for 65 new school employees included in proposed Fall River budget  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The superintendent's proposed fiscal 2020 budget includes funding for 65 additional employees, a start to restoring personnel lost over a series ...



Construction of Elsbree Street Durfee High School was a project mired in controversy  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The city's current push for a new B.M.C. Durfee High School building shouldn't be mired in as much controversy as the previous effort was, and ...



WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Nancy Sorel credits Durfee teacher with sparking interest in acting  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – Nancy Sorel remembers exactly when the acting bug bit.“The first week of my freshman year at Durfee High, Mr. Tavares announced the Little ...



BMC Durfee High School Class of 2016  Fall River Herald News

Durfee Class of 2016 Cristian Acevedo, Marcus Adeduji, Erick Agosto Serrano, Chelsey Aguiar, Manuel Aleno Hernandez, Nuno Alfama, Kaylee Alfonso, Nyasia ...



Despite Recall Effort, Fall River Mayor Could Stay In Office  WBUR

When a 23-year-old Cape Verdean was elected mayor of Fall River, some saw the birth of a star: a *fresh* face among the usual suspects of Massachusetts ...



THREE-POINT SHOOTING CONTEST (Part 1) VIDEO: Greater Fall River high school sharpshooters put on a show  Fall River Herald News

Also click here for video.It took a fair amount of texting, more than a few emails. Some hustling. And it was worth it.Four of Greater Fall River's top boys' high ...



As opponents buck tax increase, supporters say override is needed to make new Durfee a reality  Fall River Herald News

Where residents and local officials disagree is mainly on financing, and whether Mayor Jasiel Correia's administration has done all it can to minimize the impact ...



B.M.C. Durfee High School 1st term honor roll  Fall River Herald News

Class of 2021. High Honors Afonso, Julliana Ellen; Aguiar, Kate-Lynn Marie; Allen, Jaedyn Leigh; Armoush, Samwael Mansour; Arruda, Riley Joseph; Botelho, ...



Take a look at plans for a new $263M Durfee High School  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) – Following devastating flooding at Durfee High School from a burst pipe, Fall River School officials are only looking forward.



Letter to the Editor: A great time to show off your Fall River pride  Fall River Herald News

I am a senior at Durfee High School. This year, I have taken over the role as the student body president and have teamed up with my fellow officers to complete ...



Argosy School back in session after closing Thursday for stomach bug outbreak  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – School is back in session today after a stomach bug outbreak led to the closure of the Argosy Collegiate Charter Middle and High schools on ...



Soldier killed in Afghanistan lived in Fall River  Turn to 10

One of three United States *service* members killed while supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel in Afghanistan Tuesday was from Massachusetts. Family ...



VOLLEYBALL: SBR sweeps Durfee  Fall River Herald News

Senior captain Vanessa Nightingale had eight digs, five kills and four aces as Somerset Berkley Regional swept Durfee 25-23, 25-19, 25-18 in volleyball on ...



Photos: Durfee placed on lockdown  Fall River Herald News

One student was arrested, a knife was seized and the school was locked down temporarily on Wednesday after a fight broke out at Durfee High School.



Restored clock tower at old Durfee High School dedicated  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Father Time would be proud. The old clock at the Fall River Trial Court, formerly B.M.C. Durfee High School, on Rock Street is once again ticking ...



Greene School turns out in a big way for Fall River citywide clean-up  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – “People litter, and it's just not nice,” said Jaelyn Bryan, age 9, as she picked up litter outside her school Saturday morning.A student of the William ...



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