The East Union Lancers couldn't have asked for a better start to their 2011 baseball season.
Ripon High's boys basketball team had third-seeded Colfax right where it wanted it down by just one at halftime of Monday's Sac-Joaquin Section Division-IV quarterfinal playoff game.
LATHROP – It would cost $160 million to replace Lathrop's 73 miles of roadway.
The sound of bowling balls knocking down pins - and the accompanying laughter- on Saturday was music to Carol Davis' ears.
RIPON – Scott Phelps made sure he had staked out his spot along the Almond Blossom parade route more than two hours ahead of time Saturday morning.
There were no white lawns Saturday morning like the weather forecast predicted for portions of the Central Valley.
RIPON – Asher Mackey was all smiles as he reached for his dad at the starting line Saturday morning.
Scott "Q" Marcus has lost more than 2,300 pounds in his life – if you total up the weight that he lost, put back on, and then lost again.
Dominic Carter stared out at the wide expanses of Sequoia Park Friday afternoon, and cracked the biggest smile you could possibly imagine.
RIPON – Taylor Ray is going to have a lot to talk about at school today.
Mike Stevens is planning on taking a three-day weekend thanks to a pre-emptive "snow day."
RIPON – For Kevin Tate, rolling into Ripon on Tuesday was a homecoming of sorts.
RIPON - In the end, it didn't matter that the Ripon Christian girls basketball team nearly surrendered a 20-point lead and virtually invited the visiting Victory Christian Vikings into a game they were never in.
Mike Gibbons grips his steering wheel tightly every morning as he makes his final turn and heads into the homestretch on his way to work.
Nutrition naturally would be necessary for a group of more than a hundred runners planning to cover just over 3.1 miles.
What happened to Kelly Marelich?
At first glance Jack Snyder's Christmas village is stunningly impressive.
Ashley Drain has been on the job for just over a week and she has already managed to essentially throw the entire Weston Ranch High staff underneath a steamroller.
Skaters in Lathrop might have a second place to shred by the time the rainy season wraps up.
Omar Ornelas at 19-years of age thought he already had the whole world figured out.
A call for help on Tuesday morning at the America's Best Value Inn on East Yosemite Avenue quickly turned into a tense two-hour standoff with police.
When it's completed the grade separation on Lathrop Road will cement the thoroughfare's status as the city's transportation core.
STOCKTON – It took 63 months, millions of dollars and a community coalition that seemed to swell as more time went on.
LATHROP – Arnita Montiel remembers Mo Iorio as fun loving and gregarious.
STOCKTON – The arguments were the same.
CHARMING – Unless you're a true sociopath, it's almost impossible to look at yourself in the mirror when you know that the things you're doing are wrong.
There's a sleigh parked out in front of Ben Jetton's house.
STOCKTON – A jury found that 23-year-old Justin Wilson was not responsible for the shooting death of 51-year-old Michael Lawrence outside of his home last summer.
A group of local faith-based organizations and homeless advocates have taken the first step towards crafting a resolution to what has become a growing community issue.
The clock on what to do with the remaining two years on Steve DeBrum's vacant city council seat has officially begun.