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Jerry Allen Woods

Jerry A. Woods, a very independent and honest man who loved the Lord, went home to be with Jesus earlier this week.

July 21, 2017 | | OBITS


Virginia Andleman

Virginia L. Andleman passed away on July 16, 2017 at age 89. Virginia loved reading and was passionate about cooking. She was a school teacher and enjoyed helping people learn. Amongst her many accomplishments, she was active in AAUW, Friends of the Turlock Library and the Modesto Garden Club. She was preceded in death by her husband John B. Andleman and daughter Mary. She leaves behind children Kathleen, John (Joy), and Suzanne; grandchildren Cecily, Benjamin and Grace; and great-grandchild Florence. The family wishes to express gratitude to the staff of Cypress Assisted Living, Samaritan Village and Community Hospice. At her ...

July 21, 2017 | | OBITS


David William Massey

David William Massey, a 19-year resident of Arroyo Grande, CA, passed away surrounded by his loved ones, on July 12th, 2017, at the age of 54.

July 21, 2017 | | OBITS


George Schumacher

George was a loved family member and founder of the Greenery Nursery in Turlock. He passed peacefully, surrounded by his family. Born in Los Angeles, George has been part of the Turlock community since 1947 and a business owner since 1969. He has created beautiful gardens for most of his life.

July 21, 2017 | | OBITS


Bill to help build surface water plant passes committee

Legislation authored by state Senator Anthony Cannella, R-Ceres, to improve local water supply has passed another important milestone. SB 373 passed the Assembly Committee on Local Government on July 12 in a unanimous, bi-partisan vote. It now goes to the Assembly Floor for a final vote on its journey to Gov. Brown for signature and becoming law.

July 21, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Government


U.S. House passes three more human trafficking bills

The U.S. House of Representatives last week passed three more bills to combat the rising issue of human trafficking: H.R. 2664, the Enhancing Detection of Human Trafficking Act; H.R. 2480, the Empowering Law Enforcement to Fight Sex Trafficking Demand Act; and H.R. 2200, the Frederick Douglass Trafficking Victims Prevention and Protection Reauthorization Act.

July 21, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Government


Merced College’s Fishman named state’s Outstanding Ag Teacher for 2017

In his 20 years teaching at Merced College, Darol Fishman said he's never missed one of the California Agriculture Teachers Association's annual conferences.

July 18, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


MJC Agriculture honored with Hall of Fame induction

Modesto Junior College's Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Division will be inducted into the National Ag Science Center's Ag Hall of Fame during their Induction Ceremony and Gala on Nov. 3.

July 18, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


Maryann Moles

Maryann Moles passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 15, surrounded by family at home in Hilmar. She was born in 1927. She raised three children: Anthony, David, and Frances. She had a gentle and humble spirit and a generous heart.

July 18, 2017 | | OBITS


Stephen Hulett Carkeet

Stephen "Steve" Carkeet, 78, of Turlock, passed away at Alexander Cohen Hospice House. He succumbed to other complications after successful heart surgery.

July 18, 2017 | | OBITS


Suzanne Domecq

Suzanne was born April 20, 1935 in Denair, CA to Joe and Ruth Domecq. She attended school in Denair until 1951, when the family moved to Hughson. She graduated Hughson High School in 1953. After high school, she graduated from the nursing program at Modesto Junior College. Her career included many years of nursing at Turlock Medical Clinic for Dr. Frank Waldorf, and also, in Modesto for Dr. Richard Circle. She lived in Dinuba, Kansas and Nebraska for several years and worked as a nurse there, also.

July 18, 2017 | | OBITS


SCOE seeks donations for Operation Backpack

The start of a new school year is an exciting time for most children, but for homeless children, this is a time open to emotional and academic challenges. Without even the most basic supplies, these students start at a disadvantage that only gets worse as the school year progresses. The Stanislaus County Office of Education aims to provide local homeless and at-risk youth with new backpacks and school supplies – tools they need to achieve academic success - through Operation Backpack.

July 14, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Education


Births July 6 to July 11

• Andrea and Jacob Hiykel of Turlock are the parents of a 7-pound-7-ounce girl born July 6 at Memorial Medical Center.

July 14, 2017 | | Births


Bay Area cities’ escalating wage laws good for 209

If your household had four members and together you were grossing $84,700 a year, how "rich" would you feel?

July 14, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


The drought may be over, but the effects of it will last for years to come

California's historic five-year drought is officially over, washed away with the relentlessly drenching rains, floods and snowstorms of this winter. But just as tougher building codes and better emergency planning follow major earthquakes, the brutally dry years from 2012 to 2016 should encourage conservation efforts to become permanent.

July 14, 2017 | | Government


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Dorothy Louise Pruett

Dorothy L. Pruett 83, of Turlock passed away on Saturday August 19, 2017 at Pacifica Senior Living in Modesto. She was born in Castroville, CA ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


Alice J. Clinton

Alice J. Clinton 93 of Turlock passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017. She was born in Walthill, Nebraska on August 15, 1924 and lived ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


Beverly Jo Beevers

Beverly Jo Beevers passed away at the age of 66 surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, August 20, 2017. She graduated from Turlock High ...

August 22, 2017 | | OBITS


High-speed pursuit goes through Ceres, Modesto

A Turlock driver who was on probation was arrested Aug. 14 after leading a Ceres Police officer on an eight-mile high-speed chase through Ceres and ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Crime


Keep Turlock’s library open

Imagine that your income is slashed by 87 percent. It's a frightening thought. What would you do? Stanislaus County Libraries are facing that reality ...

August 22, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


‘Little Hats, Big Hearts’ campaign to raise awareness about heart disease

Emanuel Medical Center, Doctors Medical Center and Doctors Hospital of Manteca launched a campaign that will outfit newborns delivered at the hospitals with little red ...

August 22, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Local


Violent crime up in state

California saw an increase in violent crimes, with the homicide rate increasing by 3.7 percent between 2016 and 2015, a new report issued by ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Crime


In awe for 123 seconds

MADRAS, ORE. – The dust of this tiny town in Central Oregon is still clinging to the crevices of my leather shoes as I sit at ...

August 22, 2017 | BY JEFF BENZIGER Turlock Journal | Local


Births Aug. 10 to Aug. 16

• Navdeep Kaur and Rupinderjit Singh of Livingston are the parents of a 5-pound-13-ounce boy born Aug. 10 at Emanuel Medical Center.

August 18, 2017 | | Births


Thank you for supporting community health center

As National Health Center Week comes to an end this year, I want to thank the Turlock community for continuing to embrace Golden Valley Health ...

August 18, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


Our safety & health depends on us, not the government

People need to be more paranoid.

August 18, 2017 | BY DENNIS WYATT Turlock Journal | Editorial


Student, parent and teacher tips for a sustainable school year

NO WASTE LUNCH

August 18, 2017 | | Government


Donald Raymond Ellis

Don Ellis died at home in his sleep early Tuesday morning, August 15, shortly after family members had said their last goodbyes. He was 91 ...

August 18, 2017 | | OBITS


Legislation would curb food waste

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) and U.S Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME) have introduced H.R. 3444, the Food Recovery Act, comprehensive bicameral legislation ...

August 17, 2017 | STAFF REPORTS Turlock Journal | Government


Turlock should plan for retail marijuana sales tax

I understand that the city of Turlock will not have any legal retail sales of cannabis or marijuana scheduled for the near future. However, I ...

August 15, 2017 | | Letters to the Editor


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