Christmas is going to come early for one Manteca woman lucky enough to land on one of the most popular game shows of all time.
LATHROP - Kimberli Thompson knows how important Girl Scout cookies are to the organization.
RIPON – It's going to be somewhat of a difficult Christmas this year for boys and girls in the South County that are spending their first holiday away from loved ones after being placed in foster care.
LATHROP – John Rock thinks it might be time for the City of Lathrop to look into creating its own police department.
Karl Knutsen bounds into his classroom on a daily basis, eager for the new day that lies ahead.
Manteca's future job growth won't sacrifice the lifestyles of two dozen homeowners.
Tammy Dunbar's Lincoln fifth-grade class from Lincoln Elementary is going to be the most technology-advanced in all of the Manteca Unified School District.
It isn't uncommon for Randy Pearsall to hit as many as 24 different craft shows and boutiques throughout the West in a given year.
LATHROP – Omar Ornelas is not just Lathrop's newest council member but at age 19 he's the youngest ever to serve on a City Council in the South County.
By the time the sun sets on Friday, Jim and Jesse Costa are going to be two of the most tired guys in town.
LATHROP - The era of Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos is upon us.
RIPON – The Stouffer Field Revitalization Project is once again alive and well.
Doug McCreath owes a lot to his passion for the game of football.
All that 12-year-old Kayla Terry could do Friday night as she stood in the glow of the 130,000-plus Christmas light display at Dale Brock's Manteca home was marvel.
The East Union Lancers once again relied on sharp-shooting and solid defense to take a step further in the Modesto City Classic Friday night by downing Los Banos 56-45 and secure their second victory of the season.
The Saturday shooting across from Antigua Park was brazen, breakneck, and bold.
It was an honest mistake.
The entire ordeal took less than a minute.
Friday wasn't a day of celebration for Rob Cox.
It sounds like a restaurant.
It took more than two months, a week in the San Joaquin County Jail, a $100,000 cash bond and countless trips back-and-forth to Las Vegas.
All that Magdi Zakher wanted was equipment.
As goes Washington, D.C., so goes the nation.
LATHROP – The woman hoping to unseat longtime Manteca Unified trustee Manuel Medeiros doesn't appear to live in his district.
It is being hailed as an economic juggernaut – a $39 million infrastructure upgrade providing vital access to development that will help push the boundaries of what Manteca can become and who it will attract for the next two decades.
LATHROP – The official-looking Department of Defense signs have been painted over.
LATHROP – The nearly 11,000 homes that will be constructed at River Islands will drastically alter the landscape of whatever school district ends up serving the students that fall within its boundaries.
LATHROP – Rosalinda Valencia doesn't think that Lathrop Mayor Sonny Dhaliwal has been putting his best foot forward when it comes it representing the people of the community.
Karen Duke almost gave her life to the cause she believed in most.
LATHROP – It's kind of hard to say "no, thank you" to a contract that would put a minimum of $75,000 annually into the City of Lathrop's coffers.