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Romance endures for Gourleys

gourley 2A romance kindled in a furniture store decades ago has withstood the test of time. Newman residents Roderick and Wenona Gourley – better known as Rod and Nona – celebrated their […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community, News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Childhood friendship blossoms into romance

bell 3A friendship dating back to early childhood blossomed into love and romance for a Gustine couple. Richard and Michelle Bell have been married for nearly 17 years – but their history […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community, News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Weekend rains deliver up to two inches

A weekend storm system delivered varying amounts of rainfall on the West Side. Weather watchers reported storm totals ranging from 1-2 inches of precipitation from the showers that swept into […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community, News | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Yolo work showcases in ‘Art at the Center’

Yolo students in the eighth-grade history class of Karen March recently created posters based on the preamble to the U.S. Constitution. Pictured with their teacher are Janet Guillen, left, and Alysha Galotta. Their works are among those on display this month at the McConnell Adult Education Center.Curriculum-based work of Yolo Middle School students is on display this month at the McConnell Center. Work from several different classes is featured, with the emphasis on the classroom studies […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Community Calendar – Feb. 12

Friday, Feb. 13 Salad luncheon Newman Historical Society salad bar luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., St. Joachim’s Parish Hall. Tickets are $10. Takeout and delivery available with advance orders. […]
February 19, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Newman Rotary hosts speech contest

Four speakers from Orestimba High School spoke last Thursday at the Newman Rotary Club’s annual speech contest. The topic reflected the theme of District Governor Terri Amerio Bell, “DAWN – […]
February 5, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Board backs FFA team’s Scotland trip

GUSTINE – Fund-raising efforts by the Gustine High FFA dairy judging team to pay for a summer trip to an international competition in Scotland got a recent boost from the […]
February 5, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Cafe hosts grand opening

NEWMAN – A downtown cafe which embraces the “farm to fork” concept recently celebrated its grand opening. Sunblest Cafe opened last fall under the ownership of Marion Bogdanich, who has […]
February 5, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

News Briefs – Feb. 5

Sober Grad benefit The Gustine High Sober Grad Committee is hosting a Krispy Kreme doughnut sale. Glazed doughnuts are being sold for $10 a dozen. Orders must be placed no […]
February 5, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »

News Briefs – Jan. 29

Sober Grad benefit The Gustine High Sober Grad Committee is hosting a Krispy Kreme doughnut sale. Glazed doughnuts are being sold for $10 a dozen. Orders must be placed no […]
January 29, 2015 | Posted in: Community | 0 Comments | Full Story »