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Ruth Lillian Amsbaugh

Ruth Lillian Amsbaugh went to be with the Lord on Monday April 9,2018. She was born to the late John and Nina Swanson in French Camp CA. and moved to Turlock at the age of 5. She attended Turlock...

April 13, 2018 | | OBITS

Claire Millicent Price

Claire Millicent Price, at the extraordinary age of 105, passed away at Casa De Modesto Retirement Center. She lived a long and fruitful life and lived in the same house from 1956 to 2000 when she...

April 13, 2018 | | OBITS

Hilda Tiido

Hilda was born in Tartu, Estonia to August and Alviine Silm and passed away at that age of 96 in Modesto. She will be remembered as a courageous Estonian woman who was also a loving mother, grandm...

April 13, 2018 | | OBITS

David Loren Zollinger

David Loren Zollinger passed away on March 23rd, 2018 at Emmanuel Hospital in Turlock, California. He was born on April 2nd,1929 in San Fernando California. He grew up in southern California helpin...

April 13, 2018 | | OBITS

‘Bus Stop’ in Denair

The Denair Gaslight Theater is raising the curtain on their production of "Bus Stop," which will run through April 21. "Bus Stop," written by Wiiliam Inge, starts with a bus pulling up outside a...

April 13, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Theatre

Classical music and comedy combine for TCA show

Violinist Brad Repp and pianist/actor Aldo Gentileschi will combine their virtuosic musicianship, theatrical humor and pop culture for a performance hosted by the Turlock Concert Association on A...

April 13, 2018 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Music

Births April 5 to April 12

• Stephanie and Jose Garcia of Delhi are the parents of a 9-pound-1-ounce boy born April 5 at Emanuel Medical Center.• Mandeep Kaur and Kulwant Singh of Ceres are the parents of an 8-poun...

April 13, 2018 | | Births

Soiseth: No more kicking the cans down the road

In the 2014 campaign, I promised a line-by-line analysis of the city's funds. The central goals were simple: to pay down Turlock's debt, to pay lump-sum charges when it is to the city's advantage...

April 13, 2018 | BY GARY SOISETH Turlock Mayor | Editorial

Police probe school break-ins

Three Turlock schools were broken into and vandalized by two unknown suspects early Monday morning. The first burglary happened at 3:15 a.m. Monday at Pitman High School at 2525 W. Christofferse...

April 13, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

Hilmar homicide victim identified

The Merced County Sheriff's Department has officially classified the death of a man found alongside a Hilmar road a homicide. The victim was identified by the sheriff's department at Israel Guti...

April 13, 2018 | Sabra Stafford | Crime

Foster youth receive new kitchen thanks to Lowe’s

Fourteen years ago, Joseph Koncel was a young man staying in Aspiranet's short-term residential treatment program in the Smith House, unsure about his future. Today, the same kitchen Koncel once ...

April 13, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Local

Keyes educator selected as Teacher of the Year Finalist

Leticia Rosales didn't even have teaching on her mind when mapping out her career goals years ago, but now she's proven to be one of the best in the field. Rosales, a Spratling Middle School tea...

April 13, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Education

Every 15 Minutes highlights drinking and driving dangers

Pitman High School senior TJ Sullivan's plans of attending California State University, Northridge, this fall were cut short Thursday when the straight A student decided to get behind the wheel o...

April 13, 2018 | Angelina Martin | Education

Crosstown showdown ends in walk-off thriller

Thursday's Central California Conference game between Turlock and Pitman high softball teams was everything you expect in a crosstown rivalry matchup. It was a wildly entertaining game with numer...

April 13, 2018 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

Five local athletes commit to play at the collegiate level

It was a busy signing week for student-athletes in the Journal's coverage area after a total of five athletes signed to their respective universities in a three-day span from Wednesday to Friday....

April 13, 2018 | Eddie Ruiz | High School Sports

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