Adversity is nothing new to Manteca Adult School students who balance families, work schedules and a host of other obstacles to attend class every day.
How many cheerleaders can you fit into a box?
Everyone wants to pack everything they have into the back of a U-Haul and head down to Hollywood to pursue a career in acting.
LODI – Robbie De vries looked unstoppable in the first inning Wednesday night when he led his Ripon Christian Knights against the Sac Joaquin Section Division V's No. 1 ranked team in Central Catholic.
FRENCH CAMP – Mark Condit knew that he had something special when he came up with the "Children Achieving Multiple Proficiencies" program for the San Joaquin County Office of Education.
RIPON – The Stouffer Field Revitalization Project took one step closer to being a reality last week.
Mark Condit wants to make sure that students who understand a second language are not looked down upon.
RIPON -Hilmar did just about anything it wanted on Ripon's home turf during the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division V playoffs Tuesday afternoon at Parkview Elementary.
It's one thing to try and imitate something historic.
The game has come a long way since it was first born in a barn in the Pacific Northwest and named after a pesky dog that kept taking the ball from the middle of the game.
There are a lot of other things that Irene Obera could have been doing on Saturday morning.
Carl Lindberg would be the first to admit that his foray into the world of performance theater began with the desire to get a better grade in his speech class.
Daylynn Penner botched a play at shortstop in the bottom of the fifth when the Sierra Timberwolves were taking on cross-town rival East Union, allowing the tying run to get into scoring position.
The list of ailments that afflicted some of those who took the field Tuesday morning and afternoon for the first day of softball of the Manteca Senior Games at Big League Dreams was long.
It wasn't exactly a heavyweight fight with jabs being alternated between candidates.
How much is a decorative archway worth?
For Noah Ledesma the practice was the same.
They came in droves.
LATHROP – All that Lathrop needs is the green light.
Zacharie Arteaga got an unexpected surprise when he walked out of a friend's house in Lathrop on Friday afternoon – a greeting by the Manteca Police street crimes unit and a pair of handcuffs.
In nearly three decades Shiloh Foust has never had to worry about missing a season.
For the dozens of people that are flooding into a converted movie theater in Downtown Stockton, it's a seemingly average Saturday night.
East Union High graduate Andrew Bell has become a permanent fixture in the Sacramento hip-hop scene since moving to the State Capital from the Bay Area several years ago.
LATHROP – It's not as simple as looking at a picture and giving it the thumbs up.
Can't all the downtown merchants just get along?
The number of trains that come through Manteca in the next five years is set to double.
LATHROP – Planning on having a drink or a toke for the road?
Vern Gebhardt knows firsthand what an afterschool program can provide children who don't have anywhere else to turn.
LATHROP – Just how clean is that wastewater after it goes through its tertiary treatment and chlorination process?
Federico Chavez knows the struggles of the field.