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.
Those hoping to take home the crown of either Manteca Idol of Manteca Junior Idol only have two days to make sure that they're ready.
Add a little of this, and a dash of that, and pretty soon you have something that will help feed hungry families in more ways than one.
The lazy days of summer aren't something that 12-year-old Ricky Artery is going to miss.
Heather Elkins has made sure that you don't waste your Friday night.
LATHROP – The decision about whether up to 10 Lathrop-Manteca Firefighters will be searching for new jobs might not come until the end of the month.
Riley Vinson won't spin you a hard luck tale.
Jordan Grey rocked hesitantly at the edge of the garage while the sound of electricity pulsed up a Jacob's ladder in the corner.
It was a consortium of people.
It'll provide a lifetime of convenience by ensuring that drivers won't ever have to stop at a train again on Lathrop Road.
There were protestors and politicians and bullhorns and buses.
Santa is getting new digs.
Smiling faces after a losing football game?
IONE – The premise itself was enough to send chills down my spine.
The San Joaquin Metro Narcotics Task Force and a San Joaquin County Sheriff's SWAT Team served a search warrant Tuesday morning on a home that ended up yielding more than four pounds of processed marijuana, 7 grams of crystal meth and 6 mature marijuana plants.
Few things were off-limits to the capacity crowd that gathered Thursday night at the Manteca Senior Center to usher Willie Weatherford off into a peaceful retirement after serving 12 years as mayor.
An Oakdale man accused in the murder of a 26-year-old rival motorcycle club member now finds his legal status hanging in limbo after a jury failed to reach a verdict.
DJ Singh is all about lifestyle.
It has been more than seven months since vagrants discovered the body of Kelly Marelich in a dumpster behind a dental suite on South. Main Street.
A woman in her 60s is the first San Joaquin County resident to die this year after it was discovered that she had contracted West Nile Virus.