Greg Hostetler, a farmer and developer in Merced, gave away 1,000 turkeys and packages of almond this week to those in need in Merced and Los Banos. In the last four years, Hostetler has grown the event in honor of his late wife Cathie, who starte
Hostetler Turkey Giveaway
Chowchilla wins Valley Championship
Le Grand’s Andres Lua
Golden Valley’s Caydin Wickard
Oakdale’s Jake Ryan on winning a Masters championship
Le Grand’s Abel Velazco on the game-winning goal
Jeremy Redwine on Merced’s overtime win over Golden Valley
El Capitan’s Devin Holman
Signing Day for GV’s Severo
Golden Valley honors Keith Hunter with 400-win ceremony
El Capitan outlasts Merced in double overtime 63-61
Fire threatens home in South Merced
Etrell Bowers on Golden Valley’s double-overtime win
Chowchilla’s Adriana Felsinger and Alison Cargill talk about the Tribe’s 49-41 win over Firebaugh in the Central Section Division V championship game on Friday at Selland Arena in Fresno. (By Shawn Jansenfirstname.lastname@example.org)
Le Grand senior Andres Lua scored three goals to lead the Bulldogs to a 4-2 win over Waterford in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI championship game on Thursday at Turlock High. (By Shawn Jansenemail@example.com).
Jake Ryan is finally healthy after an injury-plagued high career. The Oakdale senior won the 145-pound championship at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters championship on Saturday in Stockton. (By Shawn Jansenfirstname.lastname@example.org).
Golden Valley senior Ariana Severo signed her national letter of intent to accept a soccer scholarship to the University of Wisconsin Parkside on Wednesday morning at Golden Valley High. (By Shawn Jansenemail@example.com).
A tent caught fire Monday afternoon in South Merced, briefly threatening a nearby home. Firefighters from the city and county prevented flames from spreading. There were no injuries. firstname.lastname@example.org