Durfee High School

New Mayor Sworn In
The new Mayor of Fall River says his city needs a marketing campaign.
Twenty-four year old Jasiel Correia takes over for Sam Sutter, who lost to Correia in November after just eleven months in office.
In his Inaugural Address, Correia vowed to turn things around in Fall River, including the city'…
Inaugural Plans Announced
Fall River's Mayor Elect Jasiel Correia ii is announcing details of his inauguration.
Correia will be sworn in Monday, January 4th at 10am in the auditorium at Durfee High School. In a statement, Correia says the inauguration is a time to reflect on where we stand as a city today, but also look …
Baker Signs Fentanyl Bill
(Associated Press)  -  A new Massachusetts law makes trafficking of the powerful synthetic drug fentanyl a crime punishable by up to 20 years in prison.
Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday signed a bill that was approved by the Legislature as one response to the deadly epidemic of opioid abuse in…
Wear Yellow To The Game
I was having a casual chat with my granddaughter, Aleksis, about her classes, when she paused and asked if I could mention something special on - air. She said that an announcement came over the speakers at Fairhaven High asking everyone going to this Friday evening's Fairhaven/Durfee…
Energy Secretary Visits Southcoast
The United States Secretary of Energy returned home on Saturday and delivered a commencement address at UMass Dartmouth.
Ernest Moniz attended Durfee High School and is a Boston College Graduate. He was named Energy Secretary by President Obama last year after a 40 year career on the faculty of the M…
Durfee Assistant Coach Accused Of Rape Of A Child
An assistant basketball and football coach at Durfee High School has been charged with raping a pre-teen girl over a two year period. 
Thirty-four year old James Lee was arraigned Monday in Fall Rver District Court.  According to the Herald News, Lee is facing several charges including rape…