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Photos: Schoolwide art exhibit at Durfee - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  Fall River Herald News

The Fall River Public Schools K-12 Arts Expo, held Thursday night at B.M.C. Durfee High School, showed the artistic talent of the city's school kids. Buy Photo.



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, ...



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 ...



Mayor takes Vegas vacation as Fall River officials left wondering his whereabouts  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER — While the city and school department struggle to present a balanced budget in less than two weeks to the City Council for approval, Mayor Jasiel ...



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; ...



Dodgeball tournament Saturday at Durfee  Fall River Herald News

The Hilltopper Gridiron Club is presenting a double-elimination dodgeball tournament that will be taking place Saturday, May 11, at Durfee High School at 12:15 ...



Photos: Durfee High School homecoming 2018 - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 ...



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.



Groundbreaking set for new 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 ...



SPORTS CAMP: River City Baseball accepting applications for summer sessions  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – Applications are being accepted for the River City Baseball Camp, set for two one-week summer sessions at Bishop Connolly High School.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 holds Powderpuff football game - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 ...



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.



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; ...



Photos: New Durfee construction prep - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 ...



MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for May 5, 2019  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) will team up again each week throughout the Spring season to select ...



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: Durfee High School Top 10 students of 2018 - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 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 ...



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: ...



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 ...



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  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 yearbooks, a lesson in political correctness - News  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 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 HALL OF FAME: Class of 2018 announced - Sports  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 ...



Photos: Durfee Class of 2018 celebrates graduation - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 ...



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 ...



Photos: Meet the Durfee boys soccer team - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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 ...



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 ...



Photos: Durfee hosts Dartmouth boys' soccer - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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].



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 ...



Fall River-area schools to participate in Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge  Fall River Herald News

NEW BEDFORD - Junior Achievement of Southern Massachusetts and Title Sponsor, Bristol County Savings Bank, announce that five schools from the Fall ...



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 ...



From 13 to 4 to 1: How Durfee's 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 ...



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 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 ...



$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.



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, ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



Photos: Big 3 All-Star Fall Classic soccer - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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].



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



BRANDON GOMES: Durfee grad welcomes yet another, greater challenge with Dodgers  Fall River Herald News

Brandon Gomes' answers to a reporter's questions don't change much, year to year.And if you know Gomes, that makes sense. His answers reflect his ...



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, ...



Fall River School Committee puts request for $13 million in building repair funds on hold  Fall River Herald News

Amid concerns over the city's already-stretched finances, the School Committee on Monday voted to table a request that the city appropriate a little more than ...



BMC Durfee High School graduate list - News - The Herald News, Fall River, MA - Fall River, MA  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 ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Chris Herren's Durfee uniform revived  Fall River Herald News

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



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 ...



Photos: PHOTOS: 3-Point Shootout Part 1 - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  Fall River Herald News

Here are some pictures assocated with the recent Sullivan 3-Point Shootout at Bishop Connolly High School. Buy Photo. [1/10]. Tiverton High's Carson Hart, with ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

A major water main break at Fall River's Durfee High School forced officials to cancel classes on Wednesday. The school made an announcement over Twitter ...



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 ...



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 grad stages solo show at Four Corners  Fall River Herald News

Long before heading to Emerson College, Fall River native Cam Torres was bitten with the bug for the stage.His first produced play, “Don't Feed the Bear,” will ...



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 ...



MCAS results are out: Here's 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.



Durfee Hilltopper Basketball Factory Camp set for July 9  Fall River Herald News

The Durfee Hilltopper Basketball Factory Camp will be running its sixth annual summer basketball camp July 9-13 from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Durfee High School.



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 ...



Photos: Durfee placed on lockdown - The Herald News, Fall River, MA  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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



MONDAY'S 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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



More than skin-deep: Case students pen play about beauty, insecurities for statewide theater competition  Fall River Herald News

SWANSEA – When Joseph Case High School Theatre takes the stage this Sunday for the preliminary round of the Massachusetts Educational Theatre Guild ...



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 ...



At Durfee, the principal and teachers rock - Entertainment  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 - News - The Herald News, Fall River, MA - Fall River, MA  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 ...



5 things to know ahead of the Durfee funding vote  Fall River Herald News

A quick primer from the argument for to the argument against.



Durfee's OneGoal program preps kids for college - Entertainment  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 Wonders: What is going on with the Bank Street Armory  Fall River Herald News

FALL RIVER – One look makes you believe the Bank Street Armory could take a hit from a cannonball without much damage.And you are probably right.



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 ...



BMC Durfee High School Class of 2016 - News - The Herald News, Fall River, MA - Fall River, MA  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 ...



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.



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