Laney Ribota went from "scared" to relief.
The 1,049-acre Austin Road Business Park development project envisioned south of Manteca and west of Highway 99 is projected to generate as many as 13,000 jobs and up to 10,200 residents.
Isabella Martinez was one of the youngest participants in Manteca Unified's Spelling Bee on Thursday.
AgVenture continues to grow.
The Manteca Unified School District will welcome at least one new board member.
Evelyn Moore is hoping for better days ahead for public education.
The inaugural "Pathways to Green Schools Conference and Exhibition" will be held Thursday at the Hilton Stockton at 2323 Grand Canal Blvd., from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m.
From the blue jeans to day-to-day items such as bottled water, students selected as Environmental Stewards discovered Thursday that nearly everything can be recycled to good use.
Audrey Greene is the third principal in the history of Shasta School.
A dedication ceremony is scheduled for today at Shasta School.
They're the "epitome of academic excellence" at Sierra High.
The perfect score in the California Standards Test is 600.
Lathrop High and Sierra High will honor students on Friday for academic achievement and good citizenship.
Ninth grade can be a challenging time for many high school students.
During the spring, Amy Lee's Culinary Arts students had the task of catering two major events within a week.
How do you spell tetanus? Sierra High School freshman James Quiaoit knows. It's the word that won him the title of San Joaquin County Junior High Spelling Bee champion in the seventh-through-ninth-grade division for the school year 2014-15.
Racial tensions that marred Weston Ranch High School nearly a decade ago appear to be cropping up again.
Jennifer Rodriguez and Braulio Solis are students in the Interior Design class.
Students at Golden West Elementary School may or may not be familiar with the works of Carol McCloud.
Deborah Romero, loan officer with Ability Mortgage, is the new president of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees.
The sixth graders at Joshua Cowell School are working to literally send warm greetings to the residents at the Manteca HOPE Shelter. They have started a blanket drive which is their way of taking part in the global "youth empowerment" program called WE Day organized by Free the Children, a non-profit organization.
Four members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees were sworn in to office Tuesday night.
Love INC is a non-profit organization that dispenses hand-ups and not hand-outs. Now, it's the one in need of a hand-up. Volunteers who can provide extra helping hands are needed to help with the additional load it is handling this Christmas.
Ashley Drain, who defeated Manuel Medeiros in the November election as trustee for Area 2 in Manteca Unified, will not be sworn in by San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Tony Agbayani at the board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 9.
What's a better time to give back to the community than Thanksgiving?
Ashley Drain and Alexander Bronson, who sent two incumbents of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees packing in the November elections, will be sworn in at the December school board meeting even while questions about the legitimacy of some of the information they wrote down in the candidates' papers they filed with the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters are being investigated.
He calls out the play, standing tall in his stance, signaling each member of his team with smooth arm strokes.
They blew bubbles. They built forts made out of newspapers. They experimented with tie dyes using water and rubbing alcohol. They learned how heat is generated and its consequences. They showed how solar heat can power a remote-controlled car. They peered through microscopes to note and observe how a salt crystal looks like magnified so many times.
Manteca High School is not the only one going on block scheduling at the start of the school year 2015-2016. Weston Ranch High School's request to get the green light from the Board of Trustees to do the same starting in August of next year was approved at the last board meeting on Nov. 12.
During his 16 years on the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees, Manuel Medeiros often provided comic relief, even when discussions turned serious and complicated.