The election of Donald Trump and a Republican controlled Congress promises to end half a decade of gridlock on several key issues facing our nation. Immigration was on the forefront of the Presidential campaign and will be a top priority facing the next government. The President-Elect has promised many things regarding immigration, including rescinding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which was brought on by an executive order from President Obama.
January 13, 2017|
BY JOSH WHITFIELD
It is a lot more difficult to stay motivated with water conservation efforts when it is raining outside. Even if your sprinklers are turned off and you aren't refilling your pool for the hot season, it is still important to maintain conservation habits by focusing efforts on other methods of saving water.
Clarence Winson "Win" Quinley, Jr. died Tuesday, January 10 at Doctor's Medical Center, Modesto, CA after a short illness. He was born on Mother's Day, May 8th, 1927. The family was on their way from Waterford to the Methodist Church in Modesto when his mother said, "We better stop at the hospital." Win attended Waterford Elementary School, Oakdale High School and Modesto Junior College before transferring to San Jose State (College) University where he majored in Business Administration. Following his graduation he was hired as Registrar at San Jose State University. After a few years at San Jose ...
Diana Lynn Campiotti, a beautiful and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away after a lengthy illness. Diana loved her family with all of her heart. From an early age, she developed a passion for rescuing dogs that continued throughout her entire life. Diana loved to travel and went on many trips with family and friends. Her charm was exemplified by her strong and loving personality. Diana will be missed dearly, but her family finds comfort in knowing that she is free of pain and home with our Heavenly Father.
Gloria Mendonca was born at home in Hughson, CA on Nov. 19, 1928 to Joe and Mary Morris. She graduated from Hilmar High School in 1947. She worked as a bank teller in Turlock until she met and married a handsome young man from Newman, Jim Mendonca. On January 18, 1948 they married and lived in Newman where they started their family. On January 28, 1949 daughter Josie was born, then 18 months later daughter Gerry was born. Gloria was a busy stay-at-home mom and in December 1956 daughter Candy was born. She raised her family in Turlock on the ...
Glenn Yates passed away peacefully at Garden City Health Care Center in Modesto on January 5, 2017. He was 79 and a long time resident of Denair. Glenn was born to James and Athalone Yates July 16, 1937 in Kenova, West VA. He came to California in the 1960s and owned and operated a septic tank company for over 30 years.
Dorothy E. Sorrell, of Turlock, passed away peacefully at her home after a long and valiant battle with cancer. The youngest child of James and Mary Hornbeck, Dorothy was raised on the family ranch in Stevinson, attending schools there and in Hilmar where she was very active in sports and band. She continued to cherish friendships from her school days.