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.
The deadline is Aug. 6 for qualified candidates interested in running for a seat on the Manteca Unified school board.
Matt Rose shot a three-over par 40 to lead the Sierra Timberwolves past rival Manteca in a three-way Valley Oak League golf match at the Manteca Park Golf Course on Thursday.
Last year, the Ripon Indians swept Escalon in the two-game series decided by one runs.
The East Union High Lancers opened Valley Oak League play with a heartbreaking 8-7 loss against the Mustangs on Wednesday.
Ripon High tennis continued its winning ways Tuesday, defeating visiting Riverbank 6-3 in a Trans Valley League match.
Ripon High suffered a tough 3-2 extra-inning loss Tuesday to visiting Escalon.
The unique feature for this year's Fourth of July celebration in Ripon is the three-day carnival.
Ninety-five percent of the North Pointe Specific Plan is completed.
There was something magical about the spring luncheon hosted by Sister Ann Venita Britto and her Ministry of Caring.
With Valley Oak League play right around the corner, Sierra High played more of a complete game Friday, defeating visiting Turlock, 6-2.
The Ripon High Indians continued their winning ways Thursday by trouncing host Riverbank 16-2 in Trans Valley League play.
The East Union Lancers fell to Oakdale Thursday in Valley Oak League action at the Oakdale Golf and Country Club, 213-231.
Ted Johnston was surprised to see an increase of water usage for last month.
Ripon Unified last week reported four new hires, four resignations and one retirement.
Manteca High opened the Valley Oak League season Wednesday with a tough 21-15 home loss to Oakdale.
The Manteca High Buffaloes improved to 5-0 in the Valley Oak League, defeating visiting rival East Union in boys tennis action, 9-0.