Comets football team has best season in three years
Dec08

Comets football team has best season in three years

[Show as slideshow]Head Coach Joe Early and his Palomar Comets football team enjoyed greater success this year than they did last season, when they finished with their worst record in 32 years. After going 2-8 in 2013, the team started 2014 with new quarterback coach, Bill Diedrick. The team also lacked a clearcut choice at quarterback, with three people vying for the job. After all was said and done, however, the Comets finished with...

Read More
Comets Football End Season With Bowl Win; Donahue Defensive PoY
Dec05

Comets Football End Season With Bowl Win; Donahue Defensive PoY

  Palomar College football finished their season with a surprise 30-22 victory over Glendale College Vaqueros in the Patriotic Bowl on Nov. 22 at Escondido High School’s Wilson Stadium. Coming into the contest the Vaqueros had a 9-1 record and were thought to be favorites against the 6-6 Comets. But the hard-nosed play of the Comets and the excellent punting display by Palomar Sophomore punter Cody Wuthrich stifled the...

Read More
Palomar students give thanks on Thanksgiving
Nov27

Palomar students give thanks on Thanksgiving

  “I’m just thankful for humanity, I mean, people are just the best thing that ever happened, but they can also be the worst thing that ever happened, so I’m thankful for people and I love people.” IVAN GUTIERREZ “I’m thankful for our local government, because of the opportunities I’ve had with school and health. I’ve been able to use a lot of different resources this year, like Medicare and FAFSA, and I’m really grateful for the...

Read More
The Week in Palomar College Football
Nov20

The Week in Palomar College Football

    The Comet’s Football team has had an eventful week. Starting this past Saturday with Palomar first defeating Santa Ana College 47-20 on at Escondido High’s Ralph Wilson Stadium, a win that secured the Comet’s a 6-4 record and their 23rd postseason appearance. The Comet’s were ranked No. 8 in Southern California going into the game against the Dons and their dominating performance validated the...

Read More
Concealed weapons conditionally allowed on campus
Nov17

Concealed weapons conditionally allowed on campus

How would you feel if your fellow classmate was carrying a concealed weapon? Although weapons of any kind are normally not allowed on college campuses, a section of California’s penal code allows for individuals with a concealed weapons permit to legally carry one on campus. While it is technically allowed, concealed carry weapon (CCW) permit holders still need to get exclusive permission from either the Palomar police department or...

Read More
Palomar College inhaling new e-cigarette policy
Nov17

Palomar College inhaling new e-cigarette policy

On campus there seems to be some muddiness regarding the no-smoking policy, the usage of electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes. According to Adrian Gonzales, assistant superintendent and vice president of Student Services, the current policy does not include the use of e-cigarettes but that may change. Policy dialect changes have been considered, however Gonzales stated that Palomar wants to stay in alignment with the city...

Read More