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FFA state conference outgrows Valley; will move to SoCal

The annual statewide FFA leadership conference, one of Fresno’s largest conventions with more than 7,000 participants, wrapped up its four day event Tuesday. But officials say that after 23 years in the city, it won’t be back next year because ‘we are in need of more space.’

Here’s how this father learned that his son was killed in prison

It took three days for California prison officials to tell Takis Kalatzakis that his son had been beaten and strangled to death by his cellmate at Salinas Valley State Prison. He found out through a telegram, dropped at his house in San Jose.