By VINCE REMBULAT
Some of the seventh-grade students at Brock Elliott School may have been hesitant at first about dissecting a frog.
Sheri Gates marveled how fast time passes.
Most of her friends are fans of the San Francisco Giants.
Sixth graders at Stella Brockman School took part in their version of the annual Greek Olympic Games on Friday.
Donna Moline shared some tidbits of Vincent Van Gogh with youngsters at River Island Technology Academy on Wednesday.
Anyssa Ayala and Alondra Basulto were the first ones up to if their chicken egg could stay intact in one piece from a two-story fall.
Mack is the 7-year-old American Paint/Quarter horse belonging to Kaitlyn Zaborsky.
The City of Ripon is making a strong case for being the community on Thursday evenings that's the happening place in the summer.
Abigail Waters is looking forward to becoming EMT-certified this summer.
For the fifth year in a row, Park View Elementary School was selected to the California Business for Education Excellence for Prestigious Honor Roll.
The last time I rode aboard the ACE train was five years ago.
Troy Fast called the first-ever recipients of Manteca High's Honor The Code patch an "eclectic" group.
They're not ready to give up the fight just yet.
Graduation for Ripon High's Class of 2014 is scheduled for Thursday, May 29, at Stouffer Field.
Dr. Glen Shirk was a longtime pediatrician in Ripon.
Sara Henry is looking to help out youngsters in Manteca and Lathrop by taking up a collection for back-to-school supplies.
The Ripon City Council will wait until next meeting to decide whether or not to cancel or change the Aug. 5 session.
Organizers in charge of starting up a Ripon Community Garden have the blessings of elected leaders to go forward.
Orena Monahan once again enjoyed her three-day stay at the Fourth of July Powwow at the Three Rivers Lodge in Manteca.
It wasn't exactly the fictional Wagon Queen Family Truckster from National Lampoon Vacation.
As a member of the Stockton Rowing Club, Kathy Brown has been in and around the San Joaquin Delta and its many tributaries.
Today's Manteca Independence Day Parade will feature over 34 entries to the theme of "Traveling the USA."
Whether the brand is TNT or Phantom, folks in the area have a choice when shopping for fireworks.
National Night Out is still a month away.
A non-profit group is looking to develop a small section near Doak Boulevard and Vera Avenue into a community garden.
Construction on Weston Elementary School will begin this summer.
Stouffer Field will always be called Stouffer Field.
Youngsters of the Give Every Child A Chance Summer Camp spent a portion of the past few weeks learning dances influenced by Disney Channel's popular "Teen Beach Movie."
Mayor Chuck Winn recently gave his best guesstimate on the attendance of the City of Ripon Farmers' Market at Stouffer Park.