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Bulldogs go up 7-0 in CCC after defeating Merced

Friday night's Central California Conference matchup between Turlock and Merced was not your average game. It was the night of Winter Formal, the game saw blood, and near the end, it got so touch...

January 29, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Stanislaus baseball opens with two wins over William Jessup

With two solid starts and plenty of hitting, the Stanislaus State baseball team opened the 2016 season with a bang after a pair of victories over William Jessup on Friday. Tyler Murphy and Chris...

January 29, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | College

Pitman girls top Atwater

Pitman High's varsity girls basketball team solidified their second place spot, for now, in the Central California Conference after an exciting turn of events that occurred on Thursday night in A...

January 29, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Second half surge lifts Turlock girls over Merced

Thursday marked a big week in the Central California Conference for Turlock's varsity girls basketball team, which is still in the chase for the third and final playoff spot in league. With t...

January 29, 2016 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Turlock: Holding out for a hero

Sometimes it's hard to see just how much things have changed for the better until you've taken time to really look back at how far you've come. Mayor Gary Soiseth's State of the City address on...

January 29, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Editorial

Water conservation for kids

Kids can make a huge impact with water conservation at home and by helping to encourage change in the way their families, friends and classmates use water. The best way to get children involved i...

January 29, 2016 | | Government

FBI academy open to students

The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Sacramento branch is currently taking applications from high school juniors for their Spring 2016 Sacramento FBI Teen Academy. The Spring 2016 Sacramento FB...

January 29, 2016 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local

Modesto Junior College in running for $1 million Aspen Prize

The achievements of Modesto Junior College are undeniable after the school was named as one of the nation's top 150 community colleges to be eligible for the biennial $1 million Aspen Prize for C...

January 29, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Education

High school soap maker turns hobby into loving business

When 16-year-old Turlock Christian High School student Hailey Kellstrom made her first batch of cucumber melon soap three years ago, she admitted that it was horrible. "It was very tiny and it b...

January 29, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local

Alliance Worknet makes transition from public to private sector

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, signed into law in 2014, has resulted in a big change for Alliance Worknet of Stanislaus County, but one that CEO David White says the organizatio...

January 29, 2016 | Natalie Winters | Local

Fatal hit and run remains unsolved case in Turlock

In the days, weeks and months following her son's death Carol Spurgin waited for a call to tell her that her son's murder had been solved. It's been seven years and Spurgin is still waiting for ...

January 29, 2016 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

Births Jan. 21 to Jan. 27

• Brittany Jorge of Delhi is the mother of a 6-pound-15-ounce boy born Jan. 21 at Emanuel Medical Center.• Jessica and Jorge Lara of Winton are the parents of an 8-pound boy born Jan. 21 ...

January 29, 2016 | | Births

Soiseth pledges continued 'game-changing' investment in Turlock's success

In his State of the City address, delivered Friday morning at the City Corporation Yard, Turlock Mayor Gary Soiseth listed many of the City's accomplishments over the past year and shared his vis...

January 29, 2016 | Kristina Hacker | Government

Animal testing lab looks to construct new Turlock facility

A Turlock-based veterinary research service that works with the animal health industry to develop veterinary drugs is hoping to move to a new location in town as soon as the end of this year. ...

January 29, 2016 | Alysson Aredas | Local

Efigenia “Minnie” Irizarry Smith

Efigenia "Minnie" Irizarry Smith, 90, was born April 26, 1925 on a tropical mountaintop near Penuelas, Puerto Rico. She was the eldest of 12 children. She was preceded in death by her father Euse...

January 29, 2016 | | OBITS

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