It was only four years ago that Michelle Robinson braved the microphone herself as a Manteca Idol contestant before eventually falling short of the title.
RIPON – For more than a decade the annual 'Taste of Ripon' has given residents the chance to mingle with downtown merchants in a friendly and festive environment.
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.
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.