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James E. “Jim” Howard  The Turlock Journal

James E. Howard, 79, passed away in Modesto on July 10, 2019. He was born in March of 1940 in Merced, CA to Fred & Eileen Howard. He grew up in the ...



Odis Jackson Butler  The Turlock Journal

Jack Butler, 92, of Los Banos passed away on June 21, 2019. Jack grew up in the San Joaquin Valley and graduated from Turlock High School in 1945. He was ...



A 23-year old school record was broken by a Turlock freshman on Wednesday.  Modesto Bee

Turlock freshman Kylee Redman broke a 20-year old school record in the 100 meter dash on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the third Central California Athletic ...



Turlock's Garret Fountain commits to San Diego State  The Modesto Bee

There were plenty of smiles on Friday afternoon in Turlock where Garret Fountain made it official by signing a letter-of-intent to play football at San Diego State ...



Two goals in the final 12 minutes has Turlock boys soccer heading to D1 final.  Modesto Bee

Turlock High School boys soccer faced off against Whitney High School in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I Semifinals on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019.



Boys Wrestler of the Year: Turlock’s Jeffus is school’s first state champ since 2005  Modesto Bee

Turlock senior Michael Jeffus has been named the 2018-19 Modesto Bee Boys Wrestler of the Year after winning a state championship at the CIF State ...



Kaepernick to be honored by his Turlock high school  KCRA Sacramento

Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is being inducted into his high school's Hall of Fame in his hometown of Turlock.



Turlock dominates Harvest Bowl, shutting out Pitman 33-0  The Modesto Bee

For the fifth straight year, Turlock High School beat Pitman High School with a 33-0 shutout in the annual Harvest Bowl in Turlock, CA.



Turlock panel decries terrorists and other evil-doers. ‘They hate these gatherings’  Modesto Bee

An event called Stand Against Hate celebrated racial and religious diversity at Pitman High School in Turlock, California, on Wednesday, April 24, 2018.



Kaepernick inducted into his Turlock high school's hall of fame  KCRA Sacramento

Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was inducted into his high school's hall of fame Saturday evening in his hometown of Turlock.



Baseball Digest: Turlock rolls behind Fountain; Gregori pulls off upset.  Modesto Bee

Turlock (CA) High School senior Garret Fountain, a San Diego State University football signee, leads the team on the diamond and helped the Bulldogs beat ...



Homicide victim was a 16-year-old Turlock High School student  Modesto Bee

The teenager fatally shot Saturday night in Turlock was a student at Turlock High School. The school's counselors are aiding those students who are struggling ...



County: Woman with Measles Attended Basketball Game in Turlock  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

TURLOCK -- Health officials in Stanislaus County say a woman with measles attended a basketball game at Turlock High School last week. The Central Valley ...



Tom Tyler steps down as head coach at Pitman  Modesto Bee

Pitman High School football coach Tom Tyler stepped down on Thursday after six years as head coach of the Pride. Pitman went 10-2 in 2018 and lost in the ...



Oakdale’s Lexy Webb, Turlock’s Tyler Soderstrom named league MVP’s.  Modesto Bee

Turlock (CA) High School junior Tyler Soderstrom was named the Central California Athletic League's Most Valuable Player on Thursday, May 16, 2019.



Turlock High student makes racist joke on Instagram; school investigating  Modesto Bee

Turlock High School is investigating the posting of a racist joke by a junior on her Instagram account.



How Turlock overcame the loss of quarterback, receiver to beat Cosumnes Oaks  The Modesto Bee

Turlock High School beat Cosumnes Oaks High School 28-0 in the first round of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. I playoffs on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, in Turlock, ...



Legendary principal Tom Parker turned around Turlock High  Modesto Bee

In 1978, Turlock High School was a tough place – for teachers, students and even the police officers who visited occasionally. Tom Parker changed all that.



Athletes sprint to success at Stanislaus County Championships track meet  Modesto Bee

Track and field athletes from all around the area competed in the 18th annual Stanislaus District County Championships at Turlock High School on Friday, March ...



Pitman outgoing football coach Tom Tyler: ‘I feel a younger guy should take it’  Modesto Bee

Pitman High School football coach Tom Tyler stepped down on Thursday after six years as head coach of the Pride. Pitman went 10-2 in 2018 and lost in the ...



Title Thursday? Three boys soccer teams vie for championships  Modesto Bee

Ceres High School, Central Valley High School, and Turlock High School boys soccer teams are all competing for a CIF Sac-Joaquin Section title on Thursday, ...



Gregori, Turlock track athletes show well at prestigious Arcadia Invitational  Modesto Bee

Two of the top track athletes in Turlock and Modesto had big days at the Arcadia Invitational in Southern California. Gregori's Madison Kackley ran a 5:03 in the ...



Donation of coffee and doughnuts for Turlock mayor’s speech brings heartburn  The Modesto Bee

The Turlock school district apparently has placed its longtime child nutrition director on leave while it looks into his donation of nearly $134 in coffee and ...



Local Digest: Gregori baseball falls, Turlock’s Fredeen advances to CIF State Meet  Modesto Bee

Gregori (CA) High School baseball fell to McClatchy High School in the second round of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I playoffs on Friday, May 17, 2019.



Warning issued after measles exposure reported in Stanislaus County  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County health officials said people attending two basketball games at Turlock High School last week were possibly exposed to measles. A person ...



“I had so much energy.” Gregori senior has huge PR in race she doesn’t specialize in.  Modesto Bee

The 2019 Central California Athletic League Track and Field Championships were held at Turlock (CA) High School on Wednesday, April 30, 2019. Athletes ...



Pitman, Beyer, Hilmar wrestlers have big days on the mat ahead of Masters Meet  Modesto Bee

Wrestlers from Pitman High School and Turlock High School had success on Saturday at the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division II Meet at Gregori High School in ...



'He'd be overwhelmed.' Shirts honoring Turlock High grad sold to help other students  Modesto Bee

T-shirts honoring Turlock High School graduate Zach Moore are being sold to the public to make money for a scholarship fund set up in his memory after the ...



Local Digest: Hilmar’s Sharp commits to Sac State, Turlock alum drafted by Giants  Modesto Bee

Hilmar, California senior running back Isaac Sharp committed to play at Sacramento State. Sharp, who will be a preferred walk-on for the Hornets, averaged 10 ...



Owner of popular Turlock ice cream parlor opens new pizza and wings shop next door  Modesto Bee

In Turlock, CA Willie's Pizza & Wings is a new restaurant from the same owner of next door's Lulus Ice Cream Parlor & Treatery on East Canal Drive. The pizza ...



Turlock School District is Looking Into Alleged Racist Instagram Post by THS Student  www.TurlockCityNews.com

A screenshot of an alleged Turlock High School student's Instagram post is being accused of racism, and spreading online throughout the Turlock community.



Linda Kay Hines Alvares  The Turlock Journal

Linda Kay Hines Alvares, 67, of Turlock passed away on April 30, 2019 after a very brief illness. Linda was born on January 19, 1952 in Canyon, Texas, to the ...



Why isn't there a single all-weather track in Modesto?  Modesto Bee

Modesto (CA) is one of the few districts in the Sac-Joaquin Section without an all-weather track. What are the reasonings behind it and will it change?



Group hopes to raise funds for Pitman facilities  The Turlock Journal

Although Pitman High School is a relatively new campus compared to its cross-town counterpart, many of the school's facilities need refurbishment. Pitman's lack ...



These four Stanislaus County teachers are truly at the head of the class  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus County Teachers of the Year for 2019 were announced on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Modesto, California. They were chosen at four levels from ...



After 2 Decades, Turlock’s Quarterback Club is Back  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

TURLOCK -- After being dormant for two decades, the Quarterback Club in Turlock is back. Steven Backus, club president and Turlock High School alumnus, ...



Pitman opens season on a revamped Joe Debely Stadium turf  The Modesto Bee

When Pitman High School opens its 2018 football season Friday against Napa, it will be playing on new turf at Joe Debely Stadium.



Turlock High student killed crossing road  Modesto Bee

A Turlock High School student was struck by a car and killed Friday evening as he was crossing an intersection on foot against a red light, marking the second ...



Brian Leon Ramos  The Turlock Journal

Brian Leon Ramos, of Turlock, California, born on August 14, 1947, in Coalinga, California, passed away from Alzheimer's at age 71 on December 16, 2018, ...



Hilmar’s ‘deadly’ two-headed monster paves way for a second straight section title.  Merced Sun-Star

Hilmar's Isaac Sharp and Justin Rentfro combined for seven touchdowns as the Yellowjackets beat Ripon Christian for the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI title ...



The Bee’s Football Rankings | Stanislaus District Top 5 Large, Medium, Small Schools  The Modesto Bee

Ranking. School. Note. No. 1. Central Cath. (6-1). The Raiders have allowed seven points or fewer in three of their last four games. Up Next: Home vs Weston ...



Roundup: Pitman remains unbeaten; Modesto teams come up short in their WAC openers  The Modesto Bee

TURLOCK — Pitman High took perfect care of its preseason, and now gets a week's rest before moving on to Central California Athletic League play.



Section releases basketball playoff brackets. Find out who is in and who they play.  Modesto Bee

The Modesto Christian boys basketball team's road to a second straight CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division I title will begin on Wednesday when the Crusaders ...



7 top 3 three finishes at 18th annual Stanislaus County Meet  The Tracy Press

The Patterson High track and field team finished off their week by participating in the 18th annual Stanislaus County Meet held at Joe Debely Stadium at Turlock ...



CIF State Track Meet: Gregori’s Garcia-Meza and Kackley both set personal records.  Modesto Bee

It was mixed results for Stanislaus District athletes at the CIF State Track and Field Championships at Buchanan High School in Clovis on Friday and Saturday.



Masters Track Meet: How do you qualify for state? Who are top contenders?  Modesto Bee

Local track and field athletes are one step away from the CIF State Meet held next weekend at Buchanan High School in Clovis. Before they can start to think ...



Lorene Larson  The Turlock Journal

Lorene was born in Turlock, CA to Enoch and Marie Christoffersen. She was the oldest of four. She always had the ability to organize huge events. At the age of ...



California high schoolers play the 'assassination game.' One teen gets a broken jaw  Sacramento Bee

Involved in a high school tradition known as the "assassination game," two young adults in Turlock broke out into a fight Wednesday night that led to serious ...



Modesto Christian High hoops had a successful year  Modesto Bee

The season didn't end the way they wanted but Modesto Christian High School boys basketball still had a fantastic year.



Meal programs ensure student food security over summer  The Turlock Journal

While summer vacation is simply a break from academics for most children, for others the end of school means the end of the daily meals provided by campus ...



Turlock High School Celebrates Homecoming  www.TurlockCityNews.com

The atmosphere on the Turlock High campus Friday was electric as much of the student body was amped for the homecoming spirit rallies and game between ...



100 days after setting goal, Gregori boys basketball accomplishes the feat.  Modesto Bee

Gregori High School boys basketball beat Turlock High School on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019 to clinch a share of the Central California Athletic League title.



'It doesn’t seem real.' Dad, coach describe Turlock High grad killed in crash  Modesto Bee

The 20-year-old Turlock man killed in a crash near Knights Ferry Thursday had a passion for football and "the biggest heart I know," his father said Friday.



Dr. Rita Atwood  The Turlock Journal

Dr. Rita Atwood passed away on Monday, April 1, 2019. She was 69 years old when she succumbed to COPD. Dr. Atwood was a retired Fresno State Professor ...



Almond milk is booming. Blue Diamond will expand its Turlock plant to meet the demand  Modesto Bee

Blue Diamond Growers broke ground Tuesday on an expansion of its west Turlock plant to meet the demand for almond milk. The addition will add 25 to 28 jobs ...



Turlock High Admin Assistant Honored for 41 years of Service  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Turlock High School Principal's Administrative Assistant Mary Venema is officially retiring after 41 years of *service* to THS, where she started in 1974 in the ...



Yellowjackets coach reminded of old Hilmar teams with East Nicolaus’ smash-mouth style  Merced Sun-Star

Watching video of East Nicolaus this week, Hilmar head coach Frank Marques feels like he's watching old Hilmar clips.



Legendary Turlock High School Water Polo Coach Steve Feaver Passes  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Beloved and legendary Turlock High School Water Polo Coach Steve Feaver passed away Wednesday morning after a battle with cancer. “A piece of the culture ...



Turlock man killed in crash remembered by students, teachers  ABC10

A Turlock man killed in a crash is being remembered by Turlock High School students and teachers. Zach Moore was killed in a car crash last week. CHP is still ...



Everett H. Johnson, MD  The Turlock Journal

Everett H. Johnson, 94, went to join his Lord and Maker on Wednesday morning.



The Mystery of the Turlock High Observatory, Gun Range  www.TurlockCityNews.com

It took a while, but Turlock High School is officially on Facebook – with an interesting twist. Turlock High School is over 100 years old and it has quite a bit of ...



Dealing with it: Turlock volleyball takes on Open Division with authority  Modesto Bee

Turlock High volleyball coach Amber Lugo wasn't thrilled with her Bulldogs being thrown into the cauldron known as the CIF Open Division when it came time for ...



Bonds in the bank, Turlock Unified weighs many building needs  Modesto Bee

Turlock Unified trustees toured campuses expected to get safety updates and facility upgrades under two school bonds passed in November. No longer just a ...



Stanislaus County CA second in state in youth deaths by gun  Sacramento Bee

In California, Stanislaus County ranks second in the state in number of child deaths by firearm in a study of data compiled by Gun Violence Archive, a nonprofit ...



VFW post provides Army veteran with tools for learning at MJC  The Modesto Bee

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3199 in Modesto, CA, has launched a program that provides a laptop computer and printer for a veteran or spouse attending ...



Turlock High Ag Teacher Wins Excellence in Education Award  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Turlock High School Agriculture Department Chair and teacher Chad Russell has received the Modesto Chamber of Commerce 2013 Excellence in Education ...



Congratulations to Graduating Classes of 2016  www.TurlockCityNews.com

John H. Pitman High School, Stanislaus State University, and Turlock High School all honored their respective graduates in their school commencement c...



Meetings, club events in and around Modesto (06/16/19)  Modesto Bee

What: Peripheral-Neuropathy Support Group. When: Monday, 10:30 a.m.. Where: Trinity United Presbyterian Church, 1600 Carver Road ...



Behind Randy Fasani’s leadership, Ripon Christian’s offense has been unstoppable  The Modesto Bee

Former NFL quarterback and Del Oro High School star Randy Fasani has returned to Ripon Christian as the offensive coordinator. The Knights are averaging ...



Measles, a once-common illness, makes a comeback. What you need to know  Modesto Bee

Measles, which had been eliminated from the contagious disease landscape, is no longer under firm control, causing many people to wonder if they're immune ...



Warrior Weekly: Stan State prepares to host Tournament of Champions softball tourney  Modesto Bee

It's a busy week for Stanisalus State athletics with the Warriors hosting the Tournament of Champions softball tournament this weekend which will 19 teams to ...



Loretta Joyce Fernandes  The Turlock Journal

With heavy hearts we said goodbye to our beloved Mom, Grandma and VaVa, Loretta Joyce Fernandes. Loretta passed away on August 25, 2018, at the age of ...



Union City Teacher Receives National Recognition  Union City, CA Patch

Union City Teacher Receives National Recognition - Union City, CA - Jesse Garrett is co-director of the award-winning Speech & Debate Team at James Logan ...



‘He’s one of a kind.’ Two-way star brings tough brand of football for Hilmar.  Merced Sun-Star

Hilmar High's Justin Rentfro has come on strong in the postseason for the second consecutive year, helping lead the Yellowjackets to the CIF Northern ...



Turlock High alums Bush, Groesbeck gobbled up in MLB draft  Modesto Bee

Four former Stanislaus District players were chosen on Wednesday's second day of the 2017 MLB Amateur Draft. A pair of former Turlock High standouts – UC ...



Calif. high school 'assassination game' leads to broken jaw, arrest, police say  SFGate

The popular "assassins" game played by high school seniors across the country took a dark turn at Turlock High School (Stanislaus County). According to the ...



Darryl A. Woods  The Turlock Journal

Darryl loved and served the community that he was born into April 2, 1936. Thirty years ago, he wrote this poem that was the summary of his life:



Turlock High student vies for Dairy Princess crown  The Turlock Journal

Four young women will compete for the prestigious title of Dairy Princess during ceremonies at the upcoming District 6 Dairy Princess Contest. The 60th ...



George Lucas' Modesto masterpiece | How American Graffiti got the city 'right'  ABC10.com KXTV

American Graffiti is a movie reflecting the life George Lucas lived growing up in Modesto. From cruising to rock n' roll, many in the city say he got it right.



Arthur Daniel Montalvo Jr.  The Turlock Journal

Arthur Daniel Montalvo Jr., Art to his friends and Turo to his family, passed away unexpectedly at Emanuel Medical Center on Saturday, October 13th ...



THS Class of 2014 Looks to Build On Experiences  www.TurlockCityNews.com

When speaking with graduates from the Turlock High School Class of 2014 one thing was obvious, they are ready to pounce on future opportunities. Leading the ...



Lockdowns at Turlock schools lifted after police locate suspect  Modesto Bee

Four schools in Turlock and the school district's main office were placed on lockdown for 90 minutes on Tuesday while police searched for a man suspected of ...



Kenneth George Yonan  The Turlock Journal

Kenneth George Yonan passed away at the age of 77 on Sunday, August 12th at Stanford University Medical Center in Stanford, CA.



2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...



Turlock High Students Complete PE Marathon  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Running a marathon is not exactly the easiest thing in the world to do. But if you break up a marathon over the course of several weeks, it can be accomplished ...



Jonathan A. Voorhees  The Turlock Journal

We are all deeply saddened by the news of the death of Jonathan Andrew Voorhees.



250 Turlock Teachers Hold Rally for Respect From TUSD Admin, School Board  www.TurlockCityNews.com

An imposing crowd of between 250 to 300 Turlock teachers sent a powerful message to Turlock Unified School District Administration and the Board of Trustees ...



Girl Scouts tap these three Stanislaus women to help build the organization  Modesto Bee

Girl Scouts Heart of Central California has appointed three women to build membership and support for the organization in and near Stanislaus County.



Turlock Parks commissioner joins District 1 City Council race  The Turlock Journal

Former Stanislaus State student body president and current vice chair of the Turlock Parks, Arts and Recreation Commission Nicole Larson has announced her ...



Turlock School District Honors Retirees  www.TurlockCityNews.com

The Turlock Unified School District Board of Trustees honored 17 retirees last week during a very special board meeting. Combined the teachers, classified staff ...



Turlock Unified Honors Students, Staff With Character  www.TurlockCityNews.com

On Tuesday night, the Turlock Unified School District honored students, teachers and staff who exemplify the district's continued Character Counts campaign.



Turlock’s Joe Debely Stadium closed indefinitely; turf deemed unplayable  Modesto Bee

Just three days away from the start of the high school football season, Turlock Unified School District has closed Joe Debely Stadium indefinitely because of an ...



New Stanislaus County Sheriff takes Oath of Office  ABC10.com KXTV

Update: Stanislaus County Sheriff-elect Jeff Dirkse was sworn into office on January 7 at 4 p.m.. Original story: The Stanislaus County Board of Supervisors will ...



What’s going on in the Modesto region? A lot, here’s a look  Modesto Bee

Theater, art, music, food and fun: A calendar of entertainment and other events across the Modesto and Mother Lode regions in California.



Developer seeks to move East Turlock subdivision out of Denair schools territory  Modesto Bee

Community meetings will be Oct. 28 in Turlock and Denair to air a developer's proposal to shift a school district boundary line so children in the homes being ...



Turlock High Math Club Succeeds at Math Super Bowl  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Math Super Bowl Question: The electrical resistance of a wire varies directly as its length and inversely as the square of its diameter. If a wire is replaced with ...



'We just want to survive in this country.' Refugees fight to attend school in Modesto  Modesto Bee

Two refugee students from Afghanistan recently were denied enrollment at Davis High School after trying to transfer from Turlock's Pitman High.



Two Turlock Teens Reported Missing  www.TurlockCityNews.com

Two 14-year-old high school students from Turlock are being reported missing by the family. Family members are reporting that Elizabeth Avalos, 14, is missing.



Turlock High Senior is a National Merit Scholar Semifinalist  www.TurlockCityNews.com

When you meet Henna Hundal, you can instantly tell that she is a young lady with a powerful brain. Through her maturity and speaking ability she seems more ...



Turlock linebacker Noel-Johnson has a large presence on, off the field  Modesto Bee

James Peterson was intrigued by the new puppy's size but fell in love with his bite. Mustafa Noel-Johnson arrived from Colorado just before the start of his ...



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