Nine academic and art scholarships are given out every year to area high school seniors by the Manteca Federated Women's Club. The money for those awards comes from a fund-raiser that the group holds every spring. This year, that annual event will take place Sunday, April 17, at the Manteca Senior Center.
LATHROP – After a two-month long flap over taco trucks and their impacts on Lathrop restaurants in, the City Council finally rendered a decision Monday night after weeks of continuing the matter to gather more information.
The value of life, friends and family has been greatly increased for Manteca business man Phil Rankin, 57, who spent "an eternity" during 30 minutes aboard the Southwest jet that had a 5-foot hole ripped in its fuselage at 36,000 feet over Arizona.