STOCKTON - Joshua Patton stood head and shoulders above the competition on Monday.
Come this time of year, those visiting Gwen and John DeCarli's Crom Street home in Manteca often come away wowed by their Christmas Village display.
Challenger Basketball or children with disabilities will make its debut next month.
Aubri Munoz, Sydney Sudaria and Caylie O'Neal are best of friends.
Rondolyn Baker barely made it to the annual Christmas Eve Breakfast Wednesday at Phil Waterford's Manteca Ford.
For the past two years, the Ripon Unified school board has enjoyed using the City of Ripon Council Chambers.
Ripon has more than complied with Gov. Jerry Brown's drought emergency request calling for Californians to cut water use by 20 percent.
Seven applicants are scheduled to be interviewed by four elected leaders with the goal of filling the seat once held by Vice Mayor Elden 'Red' Nutt, who passed away suddenly on Nov. 21.
Jennifer Rodriguez and Braulio Solis are students in the Interior Design class.
At tonight's Ripon City Council meeting, elected leaders will discuss appointments to various commissions.
Students at Golden West Elementary School may or may not be familiar with the works of Carol McCloud.
For 16 years, Joe Waller uses this time of year to convert his Careers in Law Enforcement class room into a barroom.
Jeff Saunders has his house spruced up for the holiday.
STOCKTON - The Sierra High Timberwolves saw their 23-point, second-half lead dwindle down to a single point in the final seconds against Chavez Thursday.
Monday is the deadline for applicants seeking the Ripon City Council seat left vacant following the sudden passing of Vice Mayor Elden 'Red' Nutt on Nov. 21.
Nate Krebbs and Josh Lee looked every bit the part of California High Patrol officers during a felony traffic stop exercise on Friday.
Mayor Leo Zuber is requesting to see the water consumption report for the City of Ripon for the past year.
LATHROP - The East Union High Lancers dictated Thursday's Valley Oak League game at Lathrop by unleashing pressure defense.
Isabella Rivera was surrounded by friends and family during National Letter of Intent Day.
STOCKTON -Weston Ranch used its superior speed and quickness to dismantle visiting Oakdale in Wednesday's Valley Oak League affair, 61-46.
Ripon's elected leaders did some housecleaning Tuesday on their bingo ordinance.
Under the rental agreement, the Council Chamber at Ripon City Hall can be used by any government agency free of charge.
Early on, East Union High kept pace with crosstown rival Buffaloes before a jam-packed crowd at Winter Gymnasium on Friday.
RIPON – The Ripon Christian Knights may not have been at their best in Thursday's Trans-Valley League clash against visiting Hughson, but they did battle back after surviving an early cold spell.
There's an ordinance in place in Ripon that prohibits staging bingo games in city-owned facilities.
An estimated 10,000 mourners paid their final respects to Wenjian Liu.
RIPON - The Ripon Christian High expected a tough fight from visiting Escalon on Friday.
The Fourth of July pyrotechnic aerial display is a big event in Ripon.
STOCKTON - Weston Ranch High orchestrated a 17-0 run in the second quarter while rolling past Kimball Thursday, 74-51.
Mark Winchell will have some big shoes to fill.