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.
When it's completed it'll be the first interchange of its kind in the State of California.
It's been five years since East Union High last put on a musical.
What type of business would be a nice fit for Ripon?
Lathrop Manteca Fire District Chief Gene Neely was compensated $96,932 more than former Manteca Fire Chief Kirk Waters last year.
Fall sports for the Acorn League is coming to a close. Girls and Boys volleyball completed the season last week.
Eight years ago, Manteca did not charge the solid waste fund for street sweeping.
Manteca Unified trustees Tuesday honored students for academic and athletic achievements from the fourth grades through high school in both student progress and advanced placement ...
The Twin Tunnels could become the latest potential casualty of a state water agency's plan to increase endangered fish numbers in the Delta by ...
It's about taking water and not about fish.
The Halloween season in Manteca and Ripon gets underway Saturday.
The proposed and approved Pilot/Flying J truck stop that will service I-5 traffic on Roth Road cleared a hurdle on Monday.
After at least six attempts in 50 plus years to plot downtown Manteca's future via the creation of a grandiose plan upfront that ends ...
French Camp native and Medal of Honor recipient Richard Pittman, 71, has passed away.
At one time Dale Fritchen was a confidant and mentor to Sam Fant when the now 28-year-old was embarking on his political career.
Getting more people to visit Ripon to spend money is one way of strengthening the community's economy and boosting the local tax base.