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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.



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 ...



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 ...



Photos: Meet the team: Durfee High girls basketball  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 ...



A surprise Amazon delivery gives support to Durfee  Fall River Herald News

Three dozen employees of Amazon went to Durfee Friday to look at the robots and machines built by students in the engineering program.



BMC Durfee High School Class of 2018  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 ...



Durfee bells removed just four years after their dedication  Fall River Herald News

When the Durfee bells were rededicated just four years ago, Lester Cory thought his decade-long project was complete.



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 ...



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 ...



Construction of new Durfee gets a ceremonial start  Fall River Herald News

Suffolk Construction has blocked off the athletic fields and tennis courts north of the current Durfee to begin site work on the 501000 square foot school that will ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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; ...



You will prevail: Durfee Class of 2018 faced many changes on way to graduation  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A lot of changes were thrown at B.M.C. Durfee High School's Class of 2018 over the past four years.Four schedule changes. Three principals.



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 students get taste of Hollywood on Jungleland set  Fall River Herald News

The cast and crew were shooting scenes from a private home on Dunbar Street as the students were watching the action in the make-shift studio in the garage, ...



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 ...



Fall River votes to fund new Durfee High School  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) -- Taxpayers in Fall River voted yes to move forward with plans to build a new Durfee High School, which has struggled with ...



SPORTS SPOTLIGHT Q&A: Daniel Keyes, Durfee High senior  Fall River Herald News

NAME: Daniel KeyesSCHOOL/YEAR OF GRADUATION: BMC Durfee High School / 2019TWITTER HANDLE: @keyes_danielINSTAGRAM HANDLE: ...



Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair at Durfee set for Dec. 1 and 2  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — More than 200 crafters from throughout New England will participate in the 42nd annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair at B.M.C. Durfee High ...



The vote is over, so what comes next for a new Durfee?  Fall River Herald News

The school district will eventually need the City Council to approve a Project Funding Agreement that will define the scope, budget and schedule for the Durfee ...



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 ...



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 ...



Why cant Durfee be renovated? School officials point to many problems  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The city did not originally intend to build a new Durfee.In 2013, when the Fall River School Department first reached out to the Massachusetts ...



Fall River police, superintendent investigating second Snapchat threat to Durfee High School  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER- Police are investigating another social media threat warning of a "Florida Part 2" school massacre in Fall River.This time, the threat — which was ...



Photos: Durfee hosts Dartmouth boys' soccer  Fall River Herald News

Durfee's Christian Sousa heads the ball away from Dartmouth's Joseph Paiva during the first half Thursday night in Fall River. [Herald News Photo | Jack Foley].



Durfee Class of 2008 celebrates reunion  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER - Close to 60 alumni from B.M.C. Durfee High School's Class of 2008 attended their 10-year reunion at Fall River's Cultural Center on Nov. 24 with ...



New Durfee project takes its first step forward  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER --- There was little discussion regarding the more than $263 million loan order associated with building the new B.M.C. Durfee High School during ...



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.



$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.



Photos: Big 3 All-Star Fall Classic soccer  Fall River Herald News

Here are Greater Fall River's representatives for Monday night's Big 3 All-Star Fall Classic soccer match, scheduled for a 6 p.m. start at Durfee High School. [1/16].



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.



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.



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 ...



Durfee senior David Grannum one of 50 students nationwide accepted to top film school  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – B.M.C. Durfee High School senior David Grannum got a present he never expected for his birthday on Jan. 26: Acceptance to the Film and TV ...



Eagan, Macy earn Durfee alumni awards  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The annual meeting of the B.M.C. Durfee High School Alumni Association will be held at Durfee's Nagle Auditorium on Friday, May 25.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



ALL STAR SOCCER: Mondays Big 3 game to feature areas best booters  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — This is the way to end the soccer season.The Big 3 Fall All Star Classic, featuring top male high school players from the Fall River-New Bedford ...



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 ...



Fall River to vote in special election on funding new Durfee High School  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) -- Fall River taxpayers will vote in early March on whether to move forward with plans to build a new Durfee High School, which has ...



Cleanup begins after 50,000 gallons of water flood Durfee  Fall River Herald News

UPDATE (2:52 p.m.): Durfee High School, which closed today due to a water pipe that burst, has announced there will be no school on Thursday, either.



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 ...



Photos: Community photo gallery: Celebrate Fall River's success stories  Fall River Herald News

Almost every day we at The Herald News receive “good news” updates from our readers and the community. Please enjoy this photo gallery of some of the good ...



MCAS results are out: Heres what you need to know in Greater Fall River  Fall River Herald News

The annual release of MCAS results took place Thursday with districts receiving a mixed bag of results across their schools.



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 ...



BMC Durfee High School graduate list  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 ...



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.



LACROSSE: Building a foundation in Fall River schools  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – While it involves looking at least a year down the road, lacrosse for both boys and girls may be coming to Durfee High School athletics.



DURFEE SWIMMING & DIVING: Jaelin Jang, Daniel Katz, Owen Duarte winners vs. Feehan  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Name the event. Pencil in Jaelin Jang's name. And expect good results.Jang, Durfee High School's talented and versatile senior swimmer, won ...



Snow days add up to a longer school year across Greater Fall River  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A snow cancellation in March means an extra school day in June. The nor'easters and snowstorms in the last couple of weeks have not only ...



Fall River schools chief highlights new Durfee building as top priority  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Schools Superintendent Matt Malone minces no words when sharing his thoughts about B.M.C. Durfee High School's brutalist style and layout.



Fall River water main break leads to street closures, cold conditions for crews  Turn to 10

Several Fall River streets were shut down Friday due to a water main break near Durfee High School. The 20-inch main broke on Ray Street around 7 a. m. ...



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.



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 ...



Photos: Fall River faces and scenes, 1953-1981  Fall River Herald News

Photos of Fall River people, places and things ... and a three-legged chicken. Enjoy these archive photos of Fall River life captured in the mid- to late-20th ...



2019 calendar featuring classic Fall River photos is now available  Fall River Herald News

A colorized photo of South Main Street and the old City Hall taken in 1924 is featured on the cover of the 2019 Fall River Calendar published today by the Fall ...



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 ...



Durfee teachers shift focus to learning after water damage  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Students socialized in the hallways and walked to their classes like a regular school day.Other than the industrial cleaning equipment outside ...



BRANDON GOMES: Durfee grad helping Dodgers prep for the Red Sox  Fall River Herald News

While Brandon Gomes is doing much more listening than talking, make no mistake about it. The Los Angeles Dodgers want him in on the preparation for each ...



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 ...



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 ...



Police: Alleged gun threat at Durfee High School was not credible  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — An alleged gun threat at B.M.C. Durfee High School led to an increased police presence at the school on Tuesday, but police determined the ...



Jared E. Almeida of Fall River, at 26  Boston Herald

Jared E. Almeida of Fall River died Tuesday. He was 26. Mr. Almeida was born in Fall River. He graduated from B.M.C. Durfee High School in 2010. Mr. Almeida ...



Fall River schools, Diman to employ enhanced security measures  Fall River Herald News

The city's school department is alerting families to expect "enhanced security measures across schools" when students return from February vacation on ...



Four students arrested following multiple fights at Durfee  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Four students were arrested Thursday after three separate fistfights broke out during the school day at B.M.C. Durfee High School, officials said.



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 ...



VOLLEYBALL: Playoff-bound Durfee falls to Dartmouth  Fall River Herald News

The playoff-bound Durfee High volleyball team fell to Dartmouth 25-13, 25-20, 25-11 in its regular-season finale on Friday at Durfee High School.Barbara Silva ...



Fall River residents to vote on funding proposal for new high school  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

FALL RIVER, MASS. (WHDH) - Residents in Fall River will vote on a funding proposal for a new high school. The $263 million project would replace Durfee High ...



Fall River school system offers support after student drowning death  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Two bouquets of flowers were set on a small concrete pier, near where 14-year-old Eddiel Benitez drowned Tuesday at South Watuppa Pond.



Superintendent Matthew Malone eyes academic leaders in budget prep  Fall River Herald News

With several district schools deemed in need of “assistance or intervention” by the state, the superintendent of Fall River Public Schools wants next year's budget ...



FRIDAYS HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP: Somerset Berkley girls soccer defeats Durfee 2-0  Fall River Herald News

Sophomore Brooke Sullivan and freshman Ashlyn Aguiar scored as Somerset Berkley Regional defeated Durfee 2-0 in girls' soccer on Friday at SBR. Sullivan ...



At Durfee, the principal and teachers rock  Fall River Herald News

Kids at B.M.C. Durfee High School know Matt Desmarais as their principal, but over the last few months, they've probably started to realize he's also one heck of ...



Broken water main floods Fall River neighborhood  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – A water main broke near Durfee High School Friday morning, flooding a neighborhood and shutting down streets.“We believe we have a 20-inch ...



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 ...



Former Durfee wrestler Mitch Raposo set to make pro MMA debut  Fall River Herald News

There's no shortage of confidence in Mitch Raposo.Raposo, a former wrestler at BMC Durfee High School, will carry that confidence into Plymouth Memorial Hall ...



SBRHS to join Durfee for wrestling  SouthCoastToday.com

SOMERSET - A coop wrestling team between Somerset Berkley Regional High School and Durfee High School is being formed for the winter season."It allows ...



School, sewer, housing trends seen as lifting Fall River  Fall River Herald News

BOSTON — The city of Fall River was cleared by a state board Thursday to ride on the state's more favorable interest rates as it borrows $129 million, mostly to ...



Back to School Guide: Fall River Public Schools  Fall River Herald News

SCHOOL DISTRICT: Fall River.START DATE: Aug. 29.WHAT'S NEW: Classes begin earlier this year. It should allow the school year to end earlier in June.



Fall River School Departments top 100 wage earners  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — It probably comes as no surprise that the top of the list of the school department's highest earning employees are administrators, but you'll also ...



All City Orchestra and Band concerts a time to shine  Fall River Herald News

Fifth grade students putting bow to strings launched the All City Orchestra's I Love Music Concert on Wednesday night at B.M.C. Durfee High School's Nagle ...



Transgender Durfee student Colton McGrath featured on American Idol  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Colton McGrath has made a name locally as a talented singer-songwriter, but up until last summer, it was as Cassidy McGrath. Now, the ...



Durfee students among top finishers in Amp It Up Challenge  Fall River Herald News

Fall River Educational Television students at B.M.C. Durfee High School placed among the top finishers in the state wide Amp it Up Challenge, which invites ...



Every parents worst nightmare Fall River schools offering counseling after student drowned  SouthCoastToday.com

FALL RIVER — Two bouquets of flowers were set on a small concrete pier, near where 14-year-old Eddiel Benitez drowned Tuesday at South Watuppa Pond.



SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: Brad Bustin, Durfees director of athletics  Fall River Herald News

After serving as baseball coach at Durfee for 10 years, Brad Bustin took over for Vic Pereira as director of athletics at the high school back in 2016.



Diman could be next Fall River school project  Fall River Herald News

In December, the Massachusetts School Building Authority invited Diman into its Eligibility Period, a 270-day phase intended to determine if Diman's leaders ...



SOCCER: Ethan Williams helps Durfee defeat Diman; Connolly girls qualify  Fall River Herald News

Ethan Williams scored a goal and assisted on two others as Durfee finished its regular season by downing Diman 4-1 in boys' soccer on Monday at Durfee High ...



Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair offers an array of gifty items  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Now in its 42nd year, the annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair at B.M.C. Durfee High School on Dec. 1 and 2 is a one-stop shopping ...



77 years later, lost Durfee ring returned to owner  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Not long after her 95th birthday on Jan. 18, Wanda Wrobel got a present she never expected: the B.M.C. Durfee High School ring she lost 77 ...



Guns for Groceries turns in nearly 200 firearms at Fall River, New Bedford churches  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — When guns come out of homes and potentially off the streets that's a step in the right direction for all citizens, said several officials involved with ...



Flyers Defeat Durfee High School 4-1  framinghamsource.com

FALL RIVER – Framingham High School boys tennis team defeated Durfee High Thursday afternoon to advance to 5-1 on the season. The Flyers defeated the ...



INSTANT OFFENSE: Meredith Castro, Case High junior, scores 10 goals at Bay State Games soccer  Fall River Herald News

WALTHAM – Expect Meredith Castro hit the pitch at full speed when high school soccer starts in September. The Case High junior has been keeping her ...



Fall Rivers veterans honored and not forgotten  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Six of Cathy Morton's 11 grandkids, from barely 3 to 11 years old, sat huddled and bundled together on the South Main Street sidewalk waiting ...



Durfee, Stang top list of 2018 Boys Basketball All-Scholastics  Fall River Herald News

Bishop Stang and B.M.C. Durfee High School, with three players each, are the leading suppliers of talent to our list of 2018 Herald News Boys' Basketball All ...



Spelling is no nuisance for winner of Fall River 5th Grade bee  Fall River Herald News

Dominic Jimenez stood before hundreds of friends and classmates, trying to solve a riddle that is 1000 years old.



Fall River Wonders: Why is the main structure of the Braga Bridge multiple shades of blue?  Fall River Herald News

In this our first regular installment of “Fall River Wonders: You ask, Herald News answers,” Tom Byrne of Swansea posed his selected question for us to answer ...



School shootings cause constant reviews of safety protocols in Greater Fall River schools  Fall River Herald News

Superintendents, principals, teachers and police officers from Fall River to Freetown have recently been reviewing security plans, looking for weak spots that a ...



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