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Hunt student artwork showcased

Skeletons created by transitional kindergarten students in Christine Freitas’ class at Hunt Elementary are among the artwork on display this month at the McConnell Adult Education Center. From left are Anai Samano, Lindsey Tankard, Freitas and Adrian Gonzalez.The autumn artwork of students from Hunt School is on display at the McConnell Adult Education Center through the month of November. Featured artwork reflects the fall season and Halloween. […]
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Feature photo: GHS Awards

GHS AWARDS
Gustine High held a Renaissance rally recently to honor academic achievement. Top members of the senior class honored were, from left, Spencer Nunes, Adriana Moitozo, Dalia Ruvalcaba, Karen Gomez, Maria Juarez, Sierra Alamo, Guadalupe Luna, Sheldon Silva, Taylor Azevedo, Omar Flores, Simranjit Kaur, Jessica O’Malley and Justin Broderick.
November 19, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Media Gallery | 0 Comments | Full Story »

News Briefs – Nov. 6

Gustine downtown mixer The Gustine Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a downtown mixer Friday, Nov. 14, from 5-7 p.m. Participating businesses will be offering refreshments, and offering one-night-only sidewalk specials. […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

4-H’ers participate in flag display

Have you ever wondered why there are United States flags displayed on Newman’s Main Street on different days? Several dedicated members of our community put up and take down the […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA hosts Section competition

The Gustine FFA chapter hosted the Section opening and closing competition Wednesday, Oct. 15. Sixty Gustine High freshmen and sophomores, as well as the chapter officer team, competed. Members from […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Soldier honored for service, sacrifices in support of U.S. troops

Khanh Huynh and his wife Nguyet Le display the quilt presented by Quilts of Honor founder Gail Belmont.GUSTINE – Khanh Huynh is known to most community members as an unassuming businessman who, with his wife Nguyet Le, ran Vidler’s Cleaners in downtown Gustine for nearly three decades […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Youth launches support program for cancer families

Six-year-old Autumn Shea, pictured with her mother Carrie Shea, has started a project to support families whose lives have been touched by cancer.NEWMAN – A local youth has started her own project to lend a bit of comfort to families touched by cancer. Six-year-old Autumn Shea, the daughter of Gerald and Carrie […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 2 Comments | Full Story »

GHS grad Ventura purchases local gym

Megan Ventura has purchased The Body Shop in downtown Gustine.GUSTINE – A local gym is under the new ownership of a Gustine High graduate who has returned to her hometown to pursue her career. Megan Ventura, a 2007 Gustine […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Paying tribute to those who served

GUSTINE – Local veteran organizations and community members will hold their annual Veterans Day observance next Tuesday, honoring all who served their nation. The observance begins with a procession through […]
November 6, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

News Briefs – Oct. 23

Pumpkin decorating Pumpkin decorating is in store at the Newman branch library Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 4 p.m. Children and their families are invited to choose a pumpkin to decorate […]
October 23, 2014 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »