For the life of me, I haven't been too enthusiastic about taking photos on my personal time.
The first day of school is Monday, Aug. 16.
Manteca business owners received an education Thursday on gang awareness and prevention.
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.
Eric Reis was thrilled to be back at Guss Schmiedt Field.
Harrison Gibbs has a vision for Ripon.
Every day is Halloween for San Joaquin Valley Paranormal Research.
Editor's note: This story first ran on Feb. 9, 2010 in the Manteca Bulletin
A few years ago, Sister Veronica Hagen was a special guest at the senior luncheon hosted by Sister Ann Venita Britto and her Ministry of Caring.
The City of Ripon is continuing in the right direction towards conserving water.
This has been a long time coming.
Caution: Children at play.
Since the start of Trans Valley League play, the Ripon High Indians have elevated their play.
Sister Ann Venita Britto and her Ministry of Caring are loading up the candies.
Rick Deutsch is Mr. Half Dome for good reasons.
Like most youngsters, Logan Enox doesn't mind a good tuna sandwich.
Two new members of the community and a student are looking to step up and serve on the Measure "G" Citizens' Oversight Committee.
Desiree Mendola was shocked and surprised to discover that she's the first student athlete at Lathrop High to sign a letter of intent to play college sports.
STOCKTON – A time-consuming drive late in the game Friday helped the Weston Ranch High Cougars slip past visiting Kimball, 18-14.