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Inspection pinpoints GHS concerns

GUSTINE – A recent facility inspection of three local schools yielded “good” ratings for Gustine Elementary and Romero, but only a “fair” mark for Gustine High. The high school report […]

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Celebrations – Oct. 16

Happy Birthday Oct. 19 Jamie Correia, Jacki Mello, Courtney Mendes, Amy Rocha, Julie Barcelos, Doris Cardoza (In Memory), Jose Alvarez Jr., Cheryl Gomes, Eric Medeiros, Amy Sutton, Rebecca Wellington, Christopher […]
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Hauntingly good time in store at old hospital

The dark hallways and eery rooms of the former West Side Community Hospital will come back to life next weekend for all who dare enter…..all in the name of Halloween […]
October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Bonita student artwork on display

Tylie Roque and Mateo Navarro, students in Jennifer Sexton’s second-grade class at Bonita, are among those with artwork on display at the McConnell Adult Education Center this month.Art work from various grades at Bonita School is featured in this month’s “Art at the Center” exhibit at the McConnell Adult Education Center. Kindergarten students of teacher Brandi Ellis […]
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News Briefs – Oct. 16

Newman library activities A number of activities are in store this month at the Newman branch library. A “Make a Bat” craft activity will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, at […]
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Dean Harris: Latest chapter in C.L. storyline to be unveiled

A little bit about a lot of things: •  The latest chapter in the ongoing story of Stanislaus County’s campaign to turn a former military airfield near Crows Landing into […]
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Susan Mattos: Burglaries, vandalisms cause for concern

Did someone say that it was October? You certainly wouldn’t know it if you have been keeping an eye on the temperature outside. From the mid 90’s to the upper […]
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Gustine FFA hosts tractor pull

Gustine High FFA officers, from left, President Daisy Thomas, Reporter Alexandria Lopes and Treasurer Adriana Toste attended the Sectional Officer Leadership Conference Sept. 4 at Merced College. The event is an opportunity for officers to learn how to better communicate and run their chapters. Teamwork and communication were emphasized as important to chapter success.The Gustine FFA held its 30th annual truck and tractor pulls July 3 in the GHS stadium. Chapter officers spent a majority of their summer planning the event and working […]
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Redskins rally for homecoming win

Brandon LaBry makes an acrobatic catch for Gustine in varsity action against Denair Friday. The catch helped set up a Redskins’ touchdown.Visiting Denair, with its throwback single-wing offense piling up yards early, threatened to play the role of spoiler at Gustine High’s homecoming festivities Friday. But after a hard-fought, tense first […]
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Miscues, big plays doom Warriors

Joe Sheldon finds running room for the Warriors against Mariposa.Orestimba fell victim to its own miscues and big plays on the part of visiting Mariposa in a Southern League showdown Friday. That combination did not bode well for the […]
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Obituaries »

Obituary: Connie Fantazia-Cunha

Connie Fantazia CunhaConnie M. Fantazia-Cunha of Gustine passed away Oct. 12. She was 92. Mrs. Fantazia-Cunha was born in Gustine, and was a Gustine resident for 85 years. She was a homemaker. […]
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Obituary: David Peters

David L. Peters of Gustine passed away Oct. 9 at 65 years of age. Mr. Peters was born in San Francisco. He was a resident of Gustine for two years, […]
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Obituary: Marla Reyes

Marla ReyesMarla Jean Reyes of Gustine passed away Oct. 11 at 76 years of age. Mrs. Reyes was born in Pekin, Ill., and was a resident of Gustine for 24 years. […]
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