A Stanislaus County jury Thursday found three defendants guilty of murder in the death of a teenager in an east Modesto park. But attorneys now will prepare for a lengthy legal battle over the fate of three young men facing life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Downey High’s football team knows exactly who its playing tonight in the second round of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II playoffs. And the Knights know exactly what’s expected to happen once the game kicks off at 7 p.m. at Grant High School in Sacramento. The teams met in the first round of last year’s playoffs with Grant winning easily 52-14.
The Salvation Army held its Kettle Kickoff in Modesto, a luncheon where supporters make a mad dash to collect donations. More than 1,100 people turned out at Modesto Centre Plaza for the event Thursday.
The Modesto Metro Conference Challenged Athletics games celebrated its 38th year with great fanfare and spirit Thursday. The home team won the meet, and the championship, but the cheering went on and on for everyone.
The stars of social media have become a force in pop culture. But despite their millions of followers, there are still vast swaths of the population who have no idea who they are. Included in that new breed of stars is Los Banos‘ 19-year-old Bethany Mota, a YouTube star who just made it to the “Dancing With the Stars” finals.
Interest in city council and supervisors’ board meetings ebbs and flows with the agenda items for a particular meeting. But agency meetings where water is the topic are different, because everyone has a stake.