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Photos: Meet the team: Durfee football  Fall River Herald News

UPDATED WITH NAMES. Meet the faces under the Durfee High School football helmets. The Hilltoppers, featuring some very impressive athletes, were a fun ...



Photos: Meet the team: Durfee cheerleading  Fall River Herald News

UPDATED WITH NAMES. Meet members of the Durfee High School cheeleading squad. Theese feisty Hilltoppers display remarkable enthusiasm and athletic ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Azorean Maritime Heritage Society awards $6,500 in scholarships  Fall River Herald News

NEW BEDFORD -- The Azorean Maritime Heritage Society recently awarded $6500 in scholarships to six greater New Bedford and Fall River students.



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; ...



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 ...



New start and end times approved for 8 Fall River schools  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — The Fall River School Committee approved significant changes to school start and end times Monday for eight out of the district's 16 facilities.



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 ...



Durfee High's Class of 2019 graduates  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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



Photos: Durfee Hall of Fame Class of 2019 announced  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.



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 students and MassDOT work together  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 ...



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: 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 ...



TRACK AND FIELD CAMP: Durfee hosting camp for youths on Monday and Thursday nights  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Registrations are still being accepted for the Durfee Track and Field Camp, for children grades kindergarten through fifth this summer at BMC ...



COMING SOON: Durfee Hall of Fame Class of 2019 (Sullivan column)  Fall River Herald News

Subscribe to one or more of our newsletters. Did you nominate anyone? Do you know of anyone who was nominated. Is there any former Durfee High School ...



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 ...



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; ...



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 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 ...



Durfees theater team headed to competition  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – B.M.C. Durfee High will be heading to the stage at Sharon High School Saturday competing in the semi-final rounds of the Massachusetts ...



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 ...



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.



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: ...



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 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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



$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: College Day 2019  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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Why can't 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



FALL RIVER WONDERS: Why is Swanseas high school named Joseph Case?  Fall River Herald News

SWANSEA — One of my first assignments as a new sports correspondent back in 1979 was to cover a football game at Case High School. It was, I think, Bishop ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Durfees Meghan Proulx bounces back from Four Winds fire to win gold at national SkillsUSA contest  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — Meghan Proulx was nervous, but she came prepared.As the B.M.C. Durfee High School Career and Technical Education student walked before ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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: 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: 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 ...



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 ...



Durfee wrestling star tackles pickup truck driver who fled on foot after Fall River rollover  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER -- The driver of a white pickup truck that crashed into the back of a flatbed tow truck and flipped over on South Main Street Wednesday afternoon ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Durfee override approval a step in the right direction for Fall River  Fall River Herald News

With the debt exclusion's approval, the project to build a new Durfee on Elsbree Street cleared its final major hurdle. Assuming no unexpected obstacles arise, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 Class of 2016 - News  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 ...



Mayo-Brown announces a new principal for Durfee High School  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — B.M.C. Durfee High School's administrative team will have a new look this fall, and a new principal leading it.Superintendent Meg Mayo-Brown ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Fall River man left behind a closet full of memories tied to old city sports teams  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — A love for sports is ageless. And, for one jock, his treasured keepsakes of a life spent playing will shed light on some long-ago city teams.



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 ...



Newsmaker of the Year nominee: B.M.C. Durfee High School  Wicked Local

FALL RIVER — Nominating a building rather than an individual person for newsmaker of the year is probably unusual. But given all of the changes that have ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



New at Durfee: 10-day class cycle; miss 6 classes and get a 64  Fall River Herald News

Among the changes that will greet B.M.C. Durfee High School students when they return to class Wednesday are a new schedule and a new attendance policy.



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



Durfee Football Jamboree kicks off Friday at 6 p.m.  Fall River Herald News

While the official high school football season won't be kicking off for another week, fans will be able to get a sneak preview Friday night at the Durfee Football ...



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