LATHROP - The Lathrop Spartans were hoping to get their first varsity football season with seniors off on a positive note.
The Manteca Idol finalists now have to be ready to show what they have for the judges each and every week.
STOCKTON – The fact that Weston Ranch only had three golfers didn't stop the four-time reigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV champions from posting some low numbers in their first outing of their year.
Cheyenne Hickey had her butterflies when she first went up on stage during week one of Manteca Idol to try her hand at performing solo in front of a crowd.
Tom Wilson is taking his love for the library to the streets. Literally.
MODESTO – They say strike when the iron is hot.
After suffering a crushing defeat at the hands of Summerville in the first round of the Sac-Joaquin Division IV playoffs last season, Ripon High is poised to bounce back in a big way.
A change of scenery might be exactly what the Ripon Christian football team needs to drive towards a winning season.
A former Sierra High School sports standout is making a big splash on the silver screen.
The Manteca Buffaloes are again going to be one of the teams to beat in the Valley Oak League.
Janet Powell McKee hopes that her new book – entitled "Counseling Letters to God: A Psychological Paraphrase of Psalms" – will help make a difference in the lives of those who read it.
STOCKTON – Just because you're looking for an almost new car doesn't mean you have to break the bank to get it.
The 2010 Manteca Idol season is officially underway.
Ray Simons looked over his blue 1927 Ford sedan with a smile as a couple passing by asked him about the car.
They say if you don't like the weather in New England, just wait an hour or two.
LATHROP – Taxes and Lathrop seem to go together about as well as oil and water lately.
MODESTO – Marcus Siamez knew that he didn't have to go to work today.
The first time that Gary Scharmann officiated a varsity high school football game he made a tackle.
MODESTO – They did what they were supposed to do.
MODESTO – Alright. We get it. You don't want a steak and you don't want chicken and fresh salmon – covered in lemon and butter and roasted over an open flame in foil – is out as well.
LATHROP – California is facing a water emergency.
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.