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Letter: Gustine Chamber thankful for volunteers

To the editor: The Gustine Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all our volunteers for our wonderful Christmas Downtown. The weather was perfect; the rain is what we needed […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Letter: GHS band deserves new uniforms

To the editor: Even though I don’t have children in our public schools any more, I am still very interested in them and their activities. After reading the newspaper article […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Letter: Many contributed to OHS football season

To the editor: Following the end of the 2014 Orestimba varsity football season, I would like to thank the individuals who helped make this season a success on and off […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Dean Harris: Road to recovery a challenging path

I’m not, apparently, a very patient patient. My past few days have been spent trying to recuperate from a surgery last Wednesday in Sacramento, and I have to tell you […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Bill Mattos: Las Vegas packed with cowboys, county fair directors

LAS VEGAS FULL OF COWBOYS. This is the week when Las Vegas is packed with cowboys from all over the United States and also county and state fair execs and […]
December 12, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Susan Mattos: Football isn’t the only West Side rivalry

Let the tree war begin…. With the beginning of the Christmas season comes the traditional downtown tree lightings and, of course, bragging rights as to who has the best decorated […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Dean Harris: Ringing in the holidays, small-town style

A little bit about a lot of things: •  Our communities fight and fuss occasionally, but we also know how to throw a party! Norman Rockwell would be hard-pressed to […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Bill Mattos: Giving to those in need, supporting students both worthy causes

WANNA BE A WEATHER MAN! This job looks to be relatively secure; many of the television meteorologists have had their jobs for many years, yet their weather predictions are always […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Letter: Agape grateful for community support

To the editor: I would like to take this opportunity, on behalf of the Agape Food Pantry, to thank the Gustine Rotary Club for its recent donation. This organization has […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Letter: Overwhelming support for community breakfast

To the editor: Time after time the Gustine community pulls together, and the Christmas breakfast with Santa is no exception. This breakfast has a soft spot in my heart as […]
December 5, 2014 | Posted in: Opinion | 0 Comments | Full Story »