May has turned into the biggest month in six years for private sector construction in Manteca with the issuance of building permits valued at $14.8 million for the 153-unit Belagio apartment complex being built on East Atherton Drive east of Van Ryn Avenue.
While the recommendation was to retain Wendy King as executive director of the Manteca Unified School Trust, the board still needs to decide whether the position should be offered as a one-year or a multiple-year contract.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Just days ahead of their deadline to pass a balanced budget, state lawmakers struggled on Saturday to compromise on the most contentious issue to close California's remaining $9.6 billion deficit - whether to renew expiring tax increases.
Fifty years ago, on June 1, 1961, John Holbrook was named the "Outstanding Athlete of the Year" at Manteca Union High School. The award was made at the school's annual awards assembly. He was given the award after starring in three major sports for the Buffaloes during the 1960-61 year. Holbrook starred at the fullback spot in football, was a catcher in baseball and wrestled in the 154-pound class for the Buffaloes.