Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship. A total of nine $1,000 scholarships are available to one graduating senior selected from each high school in Manteca Unified School District (Sierra, Calla, Manteca, East Union, Lathrop, Weston Ranch and New Vision High Schools), also Escalon and Ripon High Schools. Overall, $9,000 will be awarded to those selected.
MODESTO - It is competitive, it is educational, and it is an agricultural tradition at its best! It is the 59th Annual Future Farmers of America Field Day hosted by the Modesto Junior College Agriculture & Environmental Sciences Department and Young Farmers. The Field Day is scheduled for Saturday, March 31.
STOCKTON - The American Red Cross will offer free Hands-Only CPR training sessions and AED demonstrations on Saturday, March 3, as part of Save-a-Life Saturday.
Lathrop High School was ordered shut down Friday morning in third period after an anonymous caller declared there was a gun on campus and three male students were taken into custody, however no gun was found.
Eleta Noah's husband made the ultimate sacrifice when he traded in his diesel-powered Dodge pickup truck for a Mini Cooper to save money on what at the time seemed like exorbitant gas prices.
RIPON – Ashley Bloemhof better clear her schedule.
The City of Manteca has lost its bid to have a $25 million lawsuit filed against the city in federal court over the shooting death of Ernesto Duenez Jr. at the hands of a Manteca Police officer dismissed outright.
Yosemite Square - a proposed development of 1,024 housing units and a 31.2-acre business park - is being required to use non-potable water for a planned 7-acre park and all public landscaping.
RIPON - Ripon's Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 1051 is holding its annual Almond Blossom Breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 26, from 8 to 11:30 a.m. This breakfast is an all-you-eat buffet with eggs, potatoes, bacon and sausage along with pancakes and biscuits and gravy, price also includes coffee and breakfast juices.
SACRAMENTO - Continuing a popular series of interactive and fun "Hands on History" activities, Sutter's Fort State Historic Park will present a special "Hands on History: The Role of Women on the Frontier" event on Saturday, March 17.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's only the 84th year of the Academy Awards, yet the nostalgia factor feels as though Hollywood is celebrating a centennial of some sort.
NEW YORK (AP) - Faced with subjects whose religion and culture prohibit them from giving interviews on camera or even posing for pictures, many filmmakers would have given up.
It's not exactly the roaring early 2000s but there are signs Manteca's economy is starting to pick up steam.
RIPON – When Kevin Tate and the 19 rides that comprise his California Carnival Co. rolled in the Mistlin Sports Park on Monday he was caught off guard.
Manteca is scheduled to adopt a budget for the current fiscal year 244 days after it started on July 1.
GARBERVILLE (AP) - Laura Costa's son and husband moved quickly with the pruning shears to harvest the family's fall marijuana crop, racing along with ...
Elected leaders who receive the healthcare plans will see a slight increase for next year.
Three people - including two teens - were arrested after driving on Manteca streets pointing a realistic replica of a handgun at a motorist who happened to ...
Lathrop Manteca Fire Chie Gene Neely knows exactly what people think when they hear he made $350,809 in total salary and compensation in 2015.
You can have your cake, toss a ring to win wine, and help kids at the same time.
Mantecan Chris Van Meter, who served America with the California National Guard in the Middle East, has been snagged in the "bonus gate" reenlistment funding ...
Manteca's 100 plus restaurants in 2017 won't just be dealing with new garbage rates that reflect anywhere from a 21 percent to 77 ...
Chris Carroll feels like the lonely Cleveland Indians fan.
Improving the road conditions in town remains a priority with the Ripon City Council.
A 42-year-old Manteca man died Saturday night after he crashed his motorcycle into a chain link fence at an estimated 70 to 80 miles per ...
The Lathrop City Council has already reworked the plans to widen Lathrop Road in order to impact as few property owners as possible.
Manteca High has a problem that few other schools - if any - in the 209 region have: Keeping the homeless off campus.
Manteca's ability to support existing development by resorting to just using groundwater is likely to end by the time 2017 rolls around.
A motorist found asleep behind the wheel in the Airport Way intersection to the eastbound 120 Bypass onramp Monday at 4:20 a.m. reacted ...
CenterPoint Properties wants to build a 404,657-square-foot concrete tilt-up industrial warehouse building on 24.75 acres fronting the west side of Airport Way north ...