In 1988, Ripon Christian High boys and girls basketball teams played, respectively, Calipatria and Avenal for the California State Division V titles.
Darin Higgins recently bid adieu to Ripon High for greener pasture. He's the new head football coach at Liberty Ranch High in Galt, taking over the varsity program from Bryan Golder, who reportedly stepped down after just one season for some time off. Prior to that, Anthony Linebaugh, the Hawks' former head coach, guided Liberty Ranch to an impressive 9-4 record in year two of the program. Trustees, at the recent Ripon Unified school board ...
Ripon Unified could soon say hello to the new and good-bye to the old. Trustees recently approved $100,000 from Fund 35, including $75,000 to go towards improving technology at Ripon High. The other $25,000 is earmarked towards a matching grant, with the newly formed RHS Booster Club taking on the challenge to come up with same amount. The district recently came upon Fund 35. This was money held in an account related to but not ...
Shannon Moran's feet have carried her all over Northern California, from The Color Run in Sacramento to the marathon in Modesto.
The billions of pink and white blooms blanketing the Ripon countryside next month will likely produce almonds that will grace tables from China to Europe.
Ripon Unified Kindergarten Orientation for the 2013-14 school year will be held on Tuesday, April 23, beginning at 6 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose room at Park View Elementary School.
Colony Oak Elementary School's grant application to the PG&E's Bright Ideas Program will soon see the installation of an electricity producing solar panel at the Ripon campus valued at $10,000.
RIPON - The Almond Blossom Festival fashion show is just 12 days away. It takes place Thursday, Feb. 7, at 7 p.m. at the Ripon High School Multi-purpose room. Tickets are on sale at the Chamber office for $10 each and must be purchased in advance. The Ripon Chamber of Commerce presents the 51st Annual Almond Blossom Festival on Feb. 22-24 at the Mistlin Sports Park 1202 E. River Road. There will ...
Blake Morrow's complex schedule and list of responsibilities spawn from a simple promise he made to himself.
Recently I came across a club at Ripon High called Interact. Though this club is in the midst of its second year no one knows much about it. The student body knows it's not about sports, not about art, not about debate, or even dance. So what exactly is it about? It turns out Interact is a club based on helping the community and communities abroad. "We try to organize at ...
It is not often we have the opportunity to hear personal testimony of what has transpired over a one hundred year period! Having been blessed with longevity and good health, Mr. Adolph Van Duyn, resident of Bethany Home, was able to share the following story with regard to growing up in the USA and experiencing over 100 years of living. Mr. Van Duyn will be celebrating his 101st birthday on Sunday, Jan. 27.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is embarking on a proposed expansion of the San Joaquin River National Wildlife Refuge.
Roundabout traffic circles designed to slow traffic have brought mostly favorable comments from the public after they got through the learning curve, said Ripon Police First Sergeant Steve Merchant.
Due to an upswing in Internet related prostitution in Ripon over the last few months, officers conducted a sting operation in an unnamed motel in the community.
The Ripon Parents Actively Linked to Student Success, or PALSS, scored a major victory at the Jan. 14 school board meeting.
Going to lunch in a limo in exchange for the best test results in the STAR testing was a pact made between the Colony Oak Elementary School students and their former principal Amy Carter.
The new school year is still young but Ripon Unified reportedly was down 16 students from a year ago.
The new bus routes and schedules were approved Tuesday by the Ripon City Council.
Downtown business woman Karen Gay and her family celebrated the success of her trophy shop, Just Rewards, for its 10 year tenure in the community with a well-attended ribbon cutting Friday with an official Ripon Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting launching another 10 years of service to Ripon.
Kevin Werner could be appointed City Administrator at tonight's Ripon City Council meeting.
Color the Skies is hosting the Focus Dinner Party honoring Children's Hospital Central California on Saturday, Oct. 19
Domestic violence touches the lives of Americans of all ages, leaving a devastating impact on women, men, and children of every background and circumstance.
The loss of farmland northwest of Ripon to build employment centers, retail and housing as part of the Austin Road Business Park could cost developers as much as $13.8 million.
It has been more than 80 years of farming that includes an annual pumpkin crop in Ripon with pumpkins of every description that can be seen ripening in the fields every October with the approach of Halloween.
The Ripon Unified school board accepted three resignations and four new hires at last Monday's session.
Thirty people representing a cross section of the community will spearhead Ripon Unified's Facilities Master Plan Steering Committee.
Some 124 emergency vehicles with red lights flashing and sirens blaring made their way through Ripon Saturday.
Build a gym, do it right.
Tony Mistlin is doing his part to help with the City of Ripon's fireworks display.