Lompoc Record

Bill Nelson to be guest minister at First Baptist church this month

The First Baptist Church of Lompoc, 220 W. Cypress Ave., will welcome the Rev. Bill Nelson as guest minister Sunday, and Jan. 15 and 29. Nelson, a 1972 graduate of Cabrillo High School, received a bachelor’s degree in religious studies from Westmont College in Santa Barbara. He has taught Hebrew and Hebrew Bible/Old Testament in the Religious Studies Department of his alma mater for the last 25 years. more

About Town

Singing Seniors to perform

The Singing Seniors of the New Lodge of Lompoc debut concert will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Comprehensive Care Center, 216 North Third Street. The public is welcome. For more information, call 736-1234. more

Boys: A perfect pair for MVP

His team went 3-9 in the Los Padres League in 2009. Cabrillo boys basketball coach Gary West knew he had to make a change…“He’s looking at three schools,” said West. “Westmont, Point Loma, Monterey Bay. He’s not real particular, he just wants to continue playing.” more

Westmont choir to sing at SY Valley Presbyterian Church

The 50-voice choir of Santa Barbara’s Westmont College will take part in both the 8:30 and 10 a.m. worship services today in the new sanctuary of the Santa Ynez Valley Presbyterian Church. The accomplished student choir, under the direction of Michael Shasberger, performs several times a year in Westmont campus events, in Santa Barbara-area churches and choral festivals, and has been featured with the Santa Barbara Symphony in performances of several major choral works. more