Vincent "Tom" Lange Jr. 73, entered into rest on Jan. 18, 2011 in Manteca. He was born in St. Louis, Mo. on Dec. 1, 1937. He is preceded in death by his wife of 56 years Marilyn Luella Lange.
William (Bill) Joseph Noyes, 67, proud father and local attorney, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011 due to complications from lung and throat cancer with his family by his side in Monterey. He was born on Nov. 5, 1943 in Deadwood, S.D. to Fred (Fidelia Tricano) and Mary Noyes.
Ilene A. Weigel, 74, entered into rest on Jan. 13, 2011 in Stockton. She was born on Dec. 12, 1936 to the late Lars and Gladys Larson.
The first fishing advice I ever received was to be patient.
Three men from Stockton were found to be in possession of a hand gun when stopped by officers at 11:15 p.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of West Yosemite Avenue.
Melissa Gene Brock and Michael Anthony Thurston of Manteca are announcing their engagement and are planning to wed the summer of 2011.
DATE: August 20, 2010, weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long.
DATE: August 20, 2010, weighed 6 pounds 12 ounces and was 19 inches long.
Joseph Brooks, 92, entered into rest Jan. 16, 2011 in Manteca, California. He was born on May 24, 1918 in Oxford, England, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph and Emily Brooks. Joe was married to his late wife Doris for 34 years. He served in the British Army during World War II in Germany, Berlin and France and was in landing at Normandy Beach.
Bob D. Glaze, 66, passed away on Jan. 15, 2011, in Manteca. He was born on August 31, 1944 in Durant, OK. He was preceded in death by his parents the late Emmett and Lola Glaze, as well as his siblings Mildred Glaze, Elvis Glaze and Alton Glaze.
George Henry Hogrefe, 98, entered into rest peacefully on Jan. 12, 2011, the very same day he was born 98 years ago. He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Sophie Hogrefe and siblings: Ernest Hogrefe, Alma Hogrefe, Marie Hogrefe, Edwin Hogrefe, Henry Hogrefe, William Hogrefe, John Hogrefe and Doris Hogrefe Dolcater
Margaret Elizabeth Mello, 87, entered into rest on Jan. 17, 2011 in Hughson, California. She was born on September 16, 1923 in Salida, California, to the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacineto and Margret Silva. Margaret joins her parents in heaven as well as her husband Frank Mello Sr., her son Richard Mello and her infant daughter Irene Mello, as well as her 5 siblings: Jess Silva, Frank Silva, Albert Silva, Lilly DeMarco and Josephine Cardoza.
The Ripon Cyclones travelling baseball program is holding tryouts four seven age-specific teams - 8-under through 14-under - on Saturday, Jan. 22 at Stouffer Park in Ripon.
The annual Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship will take place Jan. 25 (ages 12-14) and 26 (10 and 11) at the St. Anthony's School gymnasium. The competition tips off at 4 p.m. on both days.
STOCKTON (AP) - Google's mystery barge floated Thursday to its new home in Stockton after the Internet company was ordered to move it from San Francisco.
There were moments of brilliance and keep-away possession – the hallmarks of the Sierra girls soccer program.
RIPON – Ripon Christian sophomore Travis Zuidervaart had the Indians' lineup baffled Thursday.
The 2014 local racing season is just around the corner and Stockton 99 Speedway has released its 2014 schedule. A total of 15 Saturday night events are slated for the historic quarter-mile paved oval that opened in 1947.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver is continuing his outreach to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community more than a year after his anti-gay remarks leading up to the Super Bowl.
DENVER (AP) - Champ Bailey spent a decade with the Denver Broncos, making eight Pro Bowls and picking off 34 passes even with quarterbacks only reluctantly glancing his way.
DORAL, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods only made it through 10 holes Thursday - this time because of the weather, not his back.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Tony Stewart can recite nearly every line in "Smokey and the Bandit" and high on his bucket list is meeting star Burt Reynolds to discuss the popular 1977 movie.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - As the girlfriend he shot in the head lay dead or dying in his home, a weeping, praying Oscar Pistorius knelt at her side and struggled in vain to help her breathe by holding two fingers in her clenched mouth, a witness testified Thursday at the double-amputee runner's murder trial.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Joe Thornton scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:39 left in regulation to help the San Jose Sharks overcome a two-goal deficit to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 on Thursday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds during three thunderous quarters by the Los Angeles Clippers, who routed the Lakers again 142-94 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a season-best six games.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Tim Hudson extended his spring training scoreless streak to five innings, Pablo Sandoval homered to lead off a three-run fifth and the San Francisco Giants defeated the Cincinnati Reds 3-2 Thursday.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Sonny Gray is headed to the Oakland Athletics' rotation this year.
On the 7th column he restedPhew, how did Pat O' Leary do it?! I'm only seven columns in and my index finger is sore, an unfortunate circumstance of being a chicken pecker that never learned to type.
Over the past six weeks, Manteca Youth Focus has hosted workshops, trainings and rehearsals all in preparation the 2014 Manteca Youth Focus extravaganza "Puttin' on the Ritz" Scholarship Competitions.