When San Joaquin County Sheriff's deputies pulled over a vehicle for a routine traffic stop, they discovered a 14-year-old male juvenile in the driver's seat with a 13-year-old in the passenger seat.
LATHROP – Steve Dresser, a former Lathrop councilman and planning comminsioner is one of two candidates who are challenging incumbent mayor Kristy Sayles' bid for re-election on Nov. 2.
Friday will mark the 40th anniversary in business for the Nearly New Shop.
Volunteers work as part of Sunday's "Taking it to the Streets" The outreach saw 1,500 Christian volunteers from three Manteca churches travel to various work sites in Manteca and Modesto.
Turkeys R Us - a community-based effort to make sure no family in Manteca, Lathrop, or Ripon goes without turkey on Thanksgiving and Christmas - is facing an uphill battle this holiday season.
LATHROP – Brent Maynor has several unofficial titles. The Lathrop City Council hopeful is a student of DeVry University and is studying to be a video game and simulation programmer. He is also a construction worker but was recently disabled, which is why he is enrolled in online courses to get job retraining in hopes of landing a less physically demanding job.
San Joaquin County's exploration of privatizing at least their portion of the library system isn't gaining much traction with South County political leaders.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca has some 500 flu shots available to anyone over 50 years old at a clinic that is scheduled to be set up at the Manteca Senior Center in the 200 block of Cherry Lane Wednesday from 9 a.m. until noon.
LATHROP – Award-winning Texas Longhorn "Big Red" has to share the limelight these days at the Rolling "O" Ranch on South Union Road.
A candidate's forum featuring the candidates seeking election Nov., 2 to the Manteca City Council as well as the mayor's post takes place Wednesday, Oct. 13, at the council chambers at the Civic Center, 1001 W. Center St.
Manteca's new high profile animal shelter targeted for completion in late summer of 2011 on South Main Street at Wetmore Street could help create momentum for a dog park.
LATHROP - Plant it and they will come.
Nearly 500 truck trips originate or end during four peak hours daily at the Union Pacific Intermodal facility that is in the process of being more than doubled.
The Manteca Seventh-day Adventists are staging their first health fair today.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District is gearing up for the day their customer base may include more than 40,000 retail electrical customers by starting work on a master plan for a new headquarters.
A developer is eager to build 200 more apartments now that Manteca complexes are commanding on the high end between $1,195 at Laurel Glenn and $1,400 at Paseo Villas and $1,185 for one bedroom and one bathroom units.
It didn't take long Wednesday to find abandoned shopping carts in Manteca.
There is a structured technology "boot camp" going on this week at the Manteca Unified School District office campus on for junior high students from sixth through eighth grades.
Sonia Lasyone is the Ripon Unified's new Chief Business Officer.
The water quality crisis at Nile Garden Elementary School will soon be no more.
The federal Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agency (ATF) is looking for the person responsible for lobbing an explosive device into a back yard party July 3 that injured six teens including one who will possibly lose an eye.
Manteca may have a new library site but a library may never be built there.
Evaluating the success of coaches in Manteca Unified will now come down to more than just simple wins and losses.
Eleven years ago Vince Hernandez championed making safe and sane fireworks legal to sell and use in Manteca.
The Ripon Unified school board continued to mull over the proposed Academic Probation policy.
STOCKTON - Delta College will host its 10th Annual New Student Welcome Day on Tuesday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m. until noon
The threat of a lawsuit against the district took much of the teeth out of the censure motion that was originally proposed for Trustee Sam Fant for his involvement in bringing public Facebook photos posted by an employee.
Nathan Rowe is fighting for his life.
A flash bang grenade thrown in the driveway of the Ripon Community Center got the undivided attention of Ripon's advanced Junior Police Academy cadets.
Sam Fant has thrown down the gauntlet.