Hoping to catch the true embodiment of the holiday spirit in person?
LATHROP – Not every child filling out a Christmas list this year is asking for the latest electronics and the most popular toys.
For more than a decade he has kept his trademark beard nice and tidy and kept the belly laughs coming for all the good girls and boys in Manteca.
Christmas is going to come early for one Manteca woman lucky enough to land on one of the most popular game shows of all time.
LATHROP - Kimberli Thompson knows how important Girl Scout cookies are to the organization.
RIPON – It's going to be somewhat of a difficult Christmas this year for boys and girls in the South County that are spending their first holiday away from loved ones after being placed in foster care.
LATHROP – John Rock thinks it might be time for the City of Lathrop to look into creating its own police department.
Karl Knutsen bounds into his classroom on a daily basis, eager for the new day that lies ahead.
Manteca's future job growth won't sacrifice the lifestyles of two dozen homeowners.
Tammy Dunbar's Lincoln fifth-grade class from Lincoln Elementary is going to be the most technology-advanced in all of the Manteca Unified School District.
It isn't uncommon for Randy Pearsall to hit as many as 24 different craft shows and boutiques throughout the West in a given year.
LATHROP – Omar Ornelas is not just Lathrop's newest council member but at age 19 he's the youngest ever to serve on a City Council in the South County.
By the time the sun sets on Friday, Jim and Jesse Costa are going to be two of the most tired guys in town.
LATHROP - The era of Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos is upon us.
RIPON – The Stouffer Field Revitalization Project is once again alive and well.
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.