RIPON – Most of this year's freshmen class can expect to hit the floor running amid their new surroundings.
RIPON – Lance Morrow is looking forward to the new school year.
About a year ago, Cassandra Wood was in dire need of dental work.
Mike Gaston is the seventh- and eighth- grade science teacher at Veritas School.
Jose Zaragoza lost his son to a football-related injury about five years ago.
Brandi Miller enjoys coloring.
Several incumbents on the local school boards will be seeking re-election come November.
Some students of the Ripon Unified School District are nearing the end of their summer break.
I grew up during a time when coaches believed that taking a salt tablet was effective in dealing with dehydration.
About three years ago, Jerry Schossow made the mistake of volunteering his service to learn the production side of the Great Valley Writing Project.
The house of my youth is currently on the market.
Deborah Finley had anticipated this weekend for the airing of her business on the A&E Biography channel.
The deadline is Aug. 6 for qualified candidates interested in running for a seat on the Manteca Unified school board.
Alejandra Jimenez came across as extremely shy when she first started the Great Valley Writing Program a few weeks ago.
Josh had vague memories of Yosemite.
RIPON – The Ripon Christian Knights were fueled by a tough defense in a one-sided victory over Stone Ridge Christian at Stouffer Field on Friday.
Joshua Cowell Elementary School is still near and dear to the heart of Torrey Mercer.
Californians have been asked to reduce their water usage by 20 percent during the drought.
The City of Ripon will look to do something special for those who have served or are serving their country during November.
Northern Nevada received a major economic boost earlier this month with the announcement of Tesla Motors locating its huge battery 'gigafactory' in Reno.
STOCKTON – The Sierra High Timberwolves continued its early season dominance Friday, rolling past Chavez, 63-24.
The race for the Ripon City Council may have already been decided.
The rules have been set now that the Ripon Community Athletic Foundation has completed a major part of renovations to the Ripon High track and stadium.
Volunteers can do their part to rid the Stanislaus River of trash on Saturday, Sept. 20.
Suicide is very real issue.
Ripon residents can do their part to rid the Stanislaus River of trash on Saturday, Sept. 20.
RIPON – The Ripon High Indians are 0-2 to start the season after falling to Patterson at Stouffer Field Friday, 38-14
An ornamental clock will soon grace downtown Ripon.
The crew of W.C. Maloney, Inc. has been paving the way for construction to begin soon at Weston Elementary School.
TRACY – The Lathrop High Spartans opened the season with a hard-fought 20-7 non-league loss to West Friday at Steve Lopez Stadium.