The former MedicAlert Foundation building on the corner of Colorado Avenue and Tuolumne Road will no longer be a hub for lifesaving services during medical emergencies, but rather a hub of academic success following Turlock Christian Schools' decision to purchase and renovate the property for its new elementary campus.
With the help of Colin Kaepernick and his sponsorship, Mya Sanchez and her family were able to fly out to Indianapolis to compete in the National Football League's Punt, Pass and Kick Championships after winning the 10-11 year old division.
While results from the Department of Water Resources' first media-oriented survey of the winter revealed above-average water content for the statewide snowpack, officials said that it is still too soon to know whether or not the historic drought that has left California parched for four years will finally come to an end.
December 31, 2015|
As the year comes to a close, many find themselves reflecting on their personal achievements. When Kristin Bettencourt reflects on her year, it's full of the amount of money raised for nonprofits, awareness brought to important issues and the increased sense of community fostered -all for the betterment of Turlock.
At the beginning of 2015, the Turlock Journal editorial team put together the people-focused feature "15 Movers & Shakers for 2015." As the year comes to a close, we will take a look at how a few of those "movers and shakers" fared over the year, and see what their plans are for 2016.