Sometimes there's a place for glitz, glamour, and glitter.
RIPON – After getting beat 11 straight times, it's safe to say that there's going to be a little bit of intimidation.
Rodney Sevedge has spent the last four years paying his respects to those who served their country the best way he knows how.
MODESTO – Isaiah Burse made sure that Ripon Christian will never forget its last game in the Trans Valley League.
For as long as she can remember, music has always been a part of Melanee Scarborough's life.
RIPON – There's at least one group that wants to make sure everybody is equipped to handle the falling temperatures.
Tucked at the bottom of a trinket box that I brought with me when I moved several months ago was a trophy that I assumed was one of the Little League tokens handed out to every player when the season concludes.
After losing her mother to cancer, Holly Halleck knew that there was something she had to do to get involved with the push towards a cure for the disease.
RIPON – As a sophomore, Isaac Norman still has a ways to go before he hits his full stride.
Not a single one of the contestants left in the Manteca Idol contest were anywhere near being born when the 70s disco craze hit with full force.
RIPON – Every team strives to get all three of its major components firing on the same page: offense, defense and special teams.
The shackles and the stripes that Vince Hernandez was proudly wearing inside of the lobby of Bank of Stockton Thursday wasn't so he could stretch the mileage of his Halloween costume.
The cafeteria at Manteca High isn't the shiniest of the five high school lunch havens.
Sometimes being old can be an advantage.
Jeff Hannon was only a supportive fan when he first came across Manteca Idol several years ago.
LATHROP – Gangs in Lathrop had better run and hide.
MODESTO – It takes a certain personality to convince an entire theater full of people to shout out the most infamous four-letter word in unison.
Christmas is an already an afterthought to most people.
It's three days before Anthony Krayenhagen makes history as the first local comic to grace the stage at the Gallo Center for the Arts and he's worried about an event two weeks away.
Woodward Reservoir will remain at its current level for the foreseeable future.
Debbee Tarr knew that her crew could rise to the occasion.
Three men were taken into custody late Saturday in Modesto after leading multiple law enforcement agencies in a high-speed chase through two counties that started right next to Applebee's in Manteca.
All that Frank Guinta wanted were a few friends to come visit with him while he was still able.
Lexy Nicole pulls the microphone in.
There were two Almond Blossom Queens crowned this year.
LATHROP – The skeletal remains found by a bicyclist along Manthey Road last year have been determined to be those of a former trucking school student who has been missing since October of 2011.
It wasn't the most conventional way to get crowned.
Micheal Tate wears a hardhat on Wednesdays.
A 23-year-old Manteca man surrendered himself Wednesday afternoon after allegedly taking his 24-year-old girlfriend and her 4-year-old daughter from their apartment against their will.
Come November Stouffer Field is in rough shape.