Art Smith stood in formation Thursday afternoon with members of the VFW Post 6311 Color Guard waiting patiently for the time to shift his weapon, drop his weapon, and ultimately fire in the volley that comprised the 21-gun salute.
It might be more than 40 years after he wrapped up his service to the United States Navy, but Dave Steffy is still receiving recognition for his efforts during the Vietnam War.
What was supposed to be a carefree and relaxing cruise to Mexico has been anything but for four Manteca residents trapped on board the disabled Carnival Splendor that has been floating in Mexican waters since Monday.
Eric Reis knows that football games aren't played on paper.
Sure there are the people that you see on Comcast Channel 97 manning the phones at the Boys & Girls Club Telethon as well as those who stand before the camera providing the commentary for the event.
Larry Dunham isn't much for the parades and the public celebrations that come around Veterans Day.
During last year's Manteca/Lathrop Boys and Girls Club Telethon, Fred White didn't like what he saw.
Adrianna Solis has spent her entire life around music.
LATHROP - With a solid lead in the fourth quarter, it looked like Lathrop High was well on its way to a second straight victory.
The Manteca Idol contestants definitely know their 1980s music.
It didn't take Ripon Christian long to get past Waterford Thursday night to open its first Southern League match of the season on an extremely high note.
STOCKTON – It's no secret that cars have become part of our daily lives – from picking the kids up from soccer practice to commuting to work.
The opening week of the Manteca Idol finals showed us some of the performances that have made the singing competition – which doubles as a Manteca Boys and Girls Club fundraiser – something worth following.
Paul Binford will always know that his name is on a trophy in the lobby of the Harley-Davidson corporate headquarters in Milwaukee.
Things were looking mighty bleak for Sierra High when the visiting Granada Matadors of Livermore jumped out to an early two-touchdown lead.
Ask any high school senior about the "assassins" game and they'll tell you it's all about fun.
How much does a police department cost?
Is Manteca the next Castroville?
The City of Lathrop has money.
On an agenda the item seemed pretty routine.
Lew Templeton turns the nozzle on his faucet in the front yard of his house and grabs the spray handle.
Politicians – or elected officials as they like to call themselves – tend to grow thicker skin as time goes on.
Last year 130 people were arrested for driving under the influence in Lathrop.
San Joaquin County health officials are urging residents to take precautions after a bat found in a residential home tested positive for the rabies virus.
The Manteca Dolphins have welcomed back a few familiar faces.
You have $80,924 and can do with it practically anything you wish.
There wasn't much that six-year Manteca Youth Focus veteran Liana Bassett didn't know when it came to the scholarship competition.
Andy Wright dropped the tailgate on his 1970 Chevy Silverado and leapt up.
The family of a Lathrop man believed to be jailed in India are turning to the State Department for help in determining why the American citizen was imprisoned and why he hasn't been able to contact his family back in the United States for help.
For the first time since it was formed in 1909 the South San Joaquin Irrigation District will restrict the irrigation water it delivers to customers to 36 inches per acre for a mandatory 16 percent reduction.