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Press box retrofit progressing

The retrofit of the press box in Warrior Stadium is proceeding. Crews poured concrete last week to reinforce the footings of the structure.NEWMAN – A retrofit of the two-story press box in Warrior Stadium is moving forward – but not without some unanticipated challenges. Newman-Crows Landing District Director of Facilities and Maintenance […]
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Board ratifies CSEA contract

SANTA NELLA – School trustees signed off on a tentative contract agreement with the Gustine Unified School District’s classified employees at their April 9 meeting. The board, which met at […]
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Gustine FFA hosts annual stock show

The Gustine FFA chapter held its 87th annual stock show Saturday, March 22, at the school farm. Gustine FFA and local 4-H members brought their livestock projects to the competition […]
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Feature Photo: Student Demonstrations

Several Romero students presented demonstrations to the school board last week of how they are using tablets in the classroom. Among them was Emanuel Garcia, pictured. The board met at the Santa Nella campus last Wednesday evening.
April 18, 2014 | Posted in: Media Gallery, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Machado appointed to school board seat

Superintendent Ed Felt administered the oath of office to newly-appointed Newman-Crows Landing board member Georgette Machado last Tuesday.NEWMAN – The Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District Board of Trustees is back at full strength following the appointment of retired teacher Georgette Machado last week. But that decision did […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

NCLUSD board agrees on superintendent candidate

NEWMAN – The search for a new superintendent for the Newman-Crows Landing Unified School District was narrowed down to a preferred candidate after two intense days of interviews Friday and […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

‘Every 15 Minutes’ a sobering experience

Jeff Nunes was among the parents reading emotional farewell letters to their children during Friday’s mock funeral which concluded the Every 15 Minutes program.GUSTINE – One bad decision can end or forever alter a young life in a moment’s time, shattering families and leaving loved ones to deal with the agonizing grief that […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

Resource officer making a difference on Romero campus

SANTA NELLA – Merced County sheriff’s deputies have been trading their regular beats for the classrooms and playgrounds of Romero Elementary School twice a week. Just weeks into the agreement […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: Community, News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

OHS senior honored by Denham

NEWMAN – Orestimba High senior Brooke Rocha was among 28 students honored recently by Congressman Jeff Denham for their extraordinary academic, civic and extra-curricular activities. Rocha, the daughter of Randy […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: Community, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »

GUSD board sets bond planning meeting

GUSTINE – The Gustine Unified School District will hold a bond planning meeting next Tuesday, April 15. Dr. Ron Estes, district superintendent, said the meeting is open to all members […]
April 11, 2014 | Posted in: News, Schools | 0 Comments | Full Story »