Tag: MVP

Kriss Proctor Named MVP In Last Game

Big Bear, Ca, December 12, 2011, 12:00pm – Big Bear’s Kriss Proctor said goodbye to the football field on Saturday after the Naval Academy played the United States Military Academy in the arch rival game.  This was Proctors last game as the Navy Quarterback, as he will be graduating from the Naval Academy and has been assigned the position of Naval Flight Officer in the United States Navy.   Proctor scored the first touchdown, and later a second, helping Navy win their 10th straight game against Army, resulting in Proctor being named as the most valuable player of the game.   Many locals tuned in and watched the game to cheer on Proctor, and members from Coldwell banker, and Proctors family attended the game that was held in Landover, Maryland, just north of Washington DC.  President Barack Obama was even in attendance at the football game that has been occurring for the last 112 years.  KBHR congratulates Proctor on a great finish to the season, and wishes him luck in his future...

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DOVES Seeks MVP’s : Men for Violence Prevention

Big Bear, Ca, October 3, 2011, 3:00pm – Hundreds of people came together last Sunday to support DOVES, and to speak out against Domestic Violence.  The 4th annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event took place, where men and boys put on women’s shoes, and walked through the village to stand against Domestic Violence in Big Bear.  The march was led by the Big Bear High School football team, and also included Big Bear Valley Firefighters, community and church members.  DOVES is an outreach center for victims of Domestic Violence, and provides many programs including legal advocacy for victims of domestic violence, one on one counseling, children’s therapy, a men’s mentoring program, transitional housing, Hispanic outreach, elder abuse support, a teen dating violence program and also has a 17 bed shelter in Big Bear.  In a presentation to the Community Church congregation Sandy Benson, DOVES Director of Outreach Services, stated that many people don’t think domestic violence happens in our “Big Bear bubble,” however the statistics from last year prove that idea wrong.  In the 2010-2011 fiscal year DOVES answered 614 hotline calls, served 877 adults and children, provided 358 hours of legal advocacy, received 270 shelter requests, and provided shelter locally for 35 families or individuals.  According to DOVES, local people who request shelter are sent to other areas to protect the families, and DOVES has always...

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