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School farm involves 1,000 teens

'It's a breath of fresh air for anyone to take time out to check out the school district's active farm and witness kids at their best.

June 14, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Education


Buff Tones barbershop quartet hitting right notes

A barbershop quartet comprised of Manteca High students has made their mark during the past school year from singing their rendition of the National Anthem at area events to a talent show and end of the year concert.

June 14, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Dick Prada: ‘Service’ was his middle name to many

Dick Prada - a man who defined community service - has passed away.

June 12, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Moorhead seeking mayor’s post

Debby Moorhead - currently a Manteca City Council member and executive director of the Manteca Chamber of Commerce - wants to be Manteca's mayor.

June 11, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Politics


Ripon hearing: Statewide importance

RIPON - Teachers throughout California are closely following Ripon High instructor Terri Messick's challenge of a state edict to obtain certification that her teaching techniques are sensitive to the needs of non-English-speaking students.

June 10, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Education


Facebook contributors show support for Messick

RIPON - Ripon High music and performing arts teacher Terri Messick who is currently under fire for not having taken specific courses as directed by her school board has drawn considerable support on a Facebook page.

June 10, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Education


2 ESL students pulled from Messick’s class found to be fluent in English

RIPON - Two students that Ripon Unified leaders pulled from Terry Messick's performing arts classes because she wasn't fluent in Spanish turned out to be able to readily speak and understand English according to testimony presented on Tuesday.

June 09, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Education


Messick vs. Ripon Unified

RIPON - A beloved 30-year Ripon High performing arts teacher is fighting for her job after refusing to comply with district orders to obtain certification needed to prove she can teach Spanish-speaking students who are learning English.

June 08, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Education


Joe Martinez: Once a Marine, always a Marine

Sitting at the kitchen table interviewing the retired master sergeant, it was clear that the former tank platoon leader was someone who had given his all in his devotion to country - serving in both Korea and Vietnam.

June 07, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Quiet parade marks Corpus Christi

RIPON - It was a quiet religious parade down Main Street in Ripon Sunday at 3 p.m. that was a significant reflection of Corpus Christi - the second Sunday after Pentecost.

June 07, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Faith


Gang attack disrupts Ripon family BBQ

RIPON - It was the young children – about 10 in all – who were probably the most traumatized by a gang attack Saturday afternoon in the 600 block of Ripona Avenue with one of the youngsters calling police saying his dad was being hit in the head.

June 06, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Fruit carving draws attention at farmers’ market

RIPON - The artistic crafting of fruits and vegetables into floral pieces was the focus of shoppers at Ripon's third Farmers' Market Thursday afternoon.

June 04, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon farmer’s market is about more than fresh local produce

It was a stroll down Ripon's Main Street toward the city's third successful Farmers' Market Thursday afternoon that was actually relaxing and made me forget what time it was and that, hey, I had a couple of stories waiting to be written.

June 04, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon Police arrest Lathrop man, 20, in connection with beer run, car ramming

RIPON - A Lathrop 20-year-old man who allegedly acted as a getaway driver Wednesday night in a theft at a Ripon convenience store was tracked to his Lathrop home on Thursday and arrested by Ripon police officers.

June 04, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


CODE 3 DRIVING

Driving a police car at high speeds and putting it through precision maneuvers on a training course is awesome to watch – especially for a reporter sitting in the front seat of a chase car.

June 03, 2010 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


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Ripon High graduates 195 seniors

Ripon High School twins were an inspiration to each other throughout their four years of high school – along with their "mom" who was always there for them – urging them on to do better after their dad died some 10 years ago.

May 30, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Ripon News


Ripon High senior shares some tips with Weston 8th graduates

Ripon High graduating senior T.J. Hobbs was the alumni speaker for the Weston School graduation Wednesday night and spoke directly to the 49 eighth graders seated on stage, telling them to "get involved" in their new school next year.

May 29, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Mantecan allegedly stabs his adult son

An 85-year-old Manteca man allegedly stabbed his 56-year-old son shortly before midnight Wednesday in a home they shared.

May 29, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Cowell promotes 41 to high school

Solman Aniss was one of four honor roll students at Joshua Cowell Elementary School eighth grade students who carried a 4.0 GPA for the entire year and, among others, spoke eloquently about changing the world for the better at Tuesday afternoon's promotion ceremonies.

May 27, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Two die in water mishaps

An 8-year-old Tracy boy died in a boating accident in the San Joaquin River on Monday in Lathrop.

May 27, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Lathrop School eighth graders implored to make good choices

Eighth graders being promoted at Lathrop Elementary School were told Tuesday morning to "Make good choices and have the persistence with character to persevere in what has to be done," as they were being promoted to high school life.

May 27, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Ripon remembers those who gave their all

The Bugle Call opening the Ripon Memorial Day ceremonies at the Ripon Cemetery Monday morning was one of the best coming from a career member of the U.S. Army Band - Starrann Wise.

May 26, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Ripon News


Tony & Mrs. K’s café’s food, business start from scratch

The old proverbial breakfast bell is clanging on Thursday morning with doors opening at 8 a.m. with an open house for customers old and new at Tony and Mrs. K's café by a very special woman who has a passion for her customers as well as for her menus. It is a joy to call her my friend.

May 26, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Local Columns


Ripon officers assaulted outside market

A Saturday night DUI check point in Ripon was unusually busy for officers according to Police Sgt. Steve Meece – mostly with drivers with suspended licenses or others who were driving without a license in their possession.

May 25, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Kind gestures eases the loss of a buddy

I pulled my 20-year-old dog out of the swimming pool Tuesday morning setting the tone for what I thought would become a dreaded birthday.

May 24, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Car used as weapon

Fence boards exploded in every direction in a Grant Avenue alley near Sutter Street at 5:20 a.m. Friday when the driver of a late model Hyundai allegedly ran down a 20-year-old man on foot behind his home and crashed through rear fences in three back yards.

May 23, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


Teens who robbed Ripon market with guns going to prison

Five teens - 18 and 19 years old - who robbed Ripona Market at gunpoint last August have been sentenced to multi-year state prison terms.

May 22, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Ripon News


Probation search yields $50K in pot

Some $50,000 in small to half-grown marijuana plants were discovered in a Lathrop home Wednesday by police.

May 21, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | Crime


FIELD TRIP

First grade students from St. Anthony's School were more attentive than their years during a field trip at Doctors Hospital of Manteca Monday morning where they were given a complete orientation of just what the hospital does for its patients young and old.

May 20, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


Medical society honors Dr. Dhaliwal

Manteca's Dr. Amarjit Dhaliwal has been recognized by the Stanislaus Medical Society as its oncology Doctor of the Year after 24 years of "compassionate care" in that county.

May 18, 2015 | Glenn Kahl | NEWS


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