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 combination of strong defense and sure-shooting helped the Ripon Christian girls cruise to its second victory in as many nights, this time by a 48-28 margin over the Downey Knights in the consolation championship of the Escalon Tournament Friday.
Anthony Baylock couldn't have been happier when he walked up to the community Christmas tree with his foster mother Thursday night, and placed his ornament on a branch.
An improved defensive performance proved to be the key for the Ripon Christian girls basketball team in its second game of the season Thursday night.
LATHROP – David Silveira loves his job.
Manteca filmmaker Jon Walkup credits his time in the video production class at Sierra High School – where he graduated from last year – as providing him with the supportive environment he needed to tackle his artistic endeavors.
RIPON – For more than a decade the annual 'Taste of Ripon' has allowed residents to mingle with downtown merchants in a friendly and festive environment.
Tommy's Beach Bar and Grill owners Marcus and Shelley Shahen don't want to close the doors on the establishment that they've operated faithfully for the last four years.
RIPON – Keith Moore stood patiently alongside the gazebo at the Mistlin Fountain Monday night and waited for the Christmas tree lighting festivities to begin.
RIPON – Sometimes all it takes is a single year to transform the entire makeup of a basketball team.
Lucky McGovern can't retrieve a single conscious memory where drawing wasn't a huge part of his life.
LATHROP – Gracian Hulsey walked patiently with his wife Mary and their three grandchildren Friday morning at Dell'Osso Family Farms.
Andrew Bell doesn't like all the negativity associated with the hip-hop culture.
Carlos Carrasco had every intention of waking up early for the Black Friday sales.
Drew Elliott dropped back in the pocket, checked his receivers, and scrambled through a hole in an attempt to find the end zone.
TURLOCK – Tim Guerino knows that the model works.
Normally it's Carol Davis that has to visit Congressman Jeff Denham's office to ask for money.
Amazon's 1.2 million-square-foot fulfillment center off of Chrissman Road in rural Tracy was a feather in the cap for the South County when the company began distribution operations last fall.
One Manteca senior citizen got an unexpected surprise late Tuesday morning when he returned to his home on April Way behind Springtime Park.
I had every reason in the world to take in everything that South Florida had to offer.
LATHROP – It didn't matter to Darwinder Dhoot that 77 percent of those that voted in November of 2012 wanted it.
There are busy seasons.
A pair of armed robberies have Manteca Police officers looking to the public for help in identifying the men they believe are responsible.
LATHROP – Say the levee breaks.
LATHROP – Think you've got what it takes to be the grill master?
Wes Chamberlain knows how much fun it can be to participate in the Tip-a-Firefighter event.
LATHROP – You might want to think twice before grabbing that garden hose.
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.