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Teen hailed as hero after saving 2-year-old from busy intersection  13WMAZ.com

"We all should care about each other and make sure we're all safe, like if you see other people out there, you should help each other out, just do the same thing ...



Clovis-Modesto high school football  KFSN-TV

They haven't even had the first day of school yet in the Clovis Unified School District but they already had Senior Night at Clovis High.



A tough ending to a great season for Modesto volleyball. Find out what went wrong.  The Modesto Bee

A season filled with so much promise came to a screeching end for Modesto Tuesday as the Panthers (29-8) fell 25-19, 25-23, 25-20 to Folsom in the first round ...



Modesto school board members may be forbidden from speaking to the press  ABC10.com KXTV

Modesto City School Board members are considering a new set of protocols that would prevent them from speaking with members of the media.



Two wounded in Modesto shooting near Maze, MLK  Modesto Bee

Two people were transported to a local hospital after being shot in Modesto on Thursday afternoon.



Modesto City Schools computer system hit by virus, district issued laptops on lockdown  ABC10

Modesto High Senior Matthew Soares has been forced to abandon his laptop for old school pen and paper in his advanced English class. "It's been tough.



Local Digest: Area volleyball teams advance to second round  The Modesto Bee

A number of Stanislaus area high school volleyball teams advanced to the second round on Thursday. Also in this notebook, Oakdale High School golf ...



Dodging Deportation: 2 women – one fearful, the other fierce – wait for the knock from ICE  The Fresno Bee

Two Modesto, California mothers can't imagine a return to Mexico and fear U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement will show up at their homes to deport ...



Laptops loaned to 15,000 high school students in Modesto. What you need to know.  Modesto Bee

All of the 15000 high schoolers in Modesto City Schools will have a laptop loaned to them by the school district for use in the classroom and at home.



Check out scene of shooting on Oak Street in Modesto  Modesto Bee

Two people were transported to a local hospital with minor injuries after being shot in Modesto on Thursday afternoon. The shooting occurred on Oak Street, ...



Another ex-youth pastor in Modesto accused of sexual abuse  Modesto Bee

The founder of a popular megachurch in Arizona admits having sex with girls in his charge when he was a married youth pastor at a prominent Modesto church ...



High School Robotics Team Creates Prosthetic Hand for Iraq War Veteran  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

A team of Modesto high school students are supporting an Iraq War veteran in a big way by giving him a literal helping hand.



CA election results: Denham winning against Harder | Stanislaus  The Sacramento Bee

Denham or Harder? It was too close to call early Wednesday, according to incomplete returns for one of the most-watched House races in the United States.



Release of 2016 grad rates show Modesto high schools improving  Modesto Bee

California released graduation rates for 2016 Tuesday, just weeks ahead of the Class of 2017 marching across the field. The results show big improvements for ...



Modesto City Schools releases draft maps for trustee areas  Modesto Bee

Modesto City Schools has released draft maps showing four versions of how the dual district might divide into seven trustee areas. It will take public comment on ...



Mother of teen who died by suicide files lawsuit against Modesto City Schools  Modesto Bee

The mother of a Beyer High teen who took her own life in 2015 has filed a civil rights lawsuit in federal court against Modesto City Schools, demanding they ...



SWAT team shuts down street, searches home near Modesto High  Modesto Bee

Modesto High School was locked down Thursday morning while The Stanislaus County Sheriff's Special Team Investigating Narcotics and Gangs (STING), ...



Prep & High School Sports Scores & News  Modesto Bee

Find local high school and prep game news, schedule, player roster, scores, photos, videos, and more from The Modesto Bee and ModBee.com in Modesto, CA.



Squatters will be Told to Leave Vacant Modesto Home after Neighbors Complain  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

MODESTO -- Fed up with trespassers, families in one Modesto neighborhood are demanding the city take action. The problematic property at 133 Rosedale ...



Young people weigh the issues, and their civic duty, as election approaches  The Modesto Bee

Some young people in Stanislaus County will vote for the first time in the Nov. 6 election. Others have voted in recent cycles. And some are not yet 18 but have ...



Davis High “death” gives students expertise on crime scenes  Modesto Bee

The dead guy at Davis High school in Modesto, CA, Thursday morning was a real dummy. But the mannequin provided criminal justice classes at the school a ...



High School Campus Clash Turns Into Real Clash In Modesto  CBS Sacramento

Now in its fifth year, organizers describe Campus Clash as a big prep rally, bringing together Modesto-area high school students for a series of friendly ...



Betty L. Walker  The Turlock Journal

Betty Walker, 94 of Turlock, was born in Modesto, CA to Phillip and Erma Keir.



2 young men, Beyer and Modesto high grads, killed in Manteca crash  Modesto Bee

Two young men from Modesto, Peter Funtila and Christian Sangco, were killed in a crash Saturday afternoon in Manteca, the city's Police Department confirmed ...



He fired into a crowd, injuring two Modesto High students. He was granted parole but might be deported.  Modesto Bee

A man who 27 years ago fired shots into a crowd after a high school football game in west Modesto has been granted parole, but prosecutors say the convicted ...



Modesto man shot, killed after fight at park  KCRA Sacramento

One person was shot and killed at a Modesto park Saturday, the department said.



Medical helicopter called after Modesto student ingests a pot brownie  SF Gate

Officials at a Modesto high school called an air ambulance Monday for a student requiring medical attention. They later learned the student had ingested ...



Why this Modesto teen’s day as a police officer was ‘epic’  KCRA Sacramento

A Modesto high school student recently diagnosed with cancer was made a police officer for the day.



Modesto City Schools Truck Hits 15-Year-Old Girl  FOX40

A Modesto City Schools truck hit a 15-year-old girl in the crosswalk at Tuolumne Boulevard and Yosemite Avenue, just across the street from Modesto High ...



An ex-VC is running for Congress—here's a look at his former portfolio  PitchBook News & Analysis

Ninety miles east of Silicon Valley, a venture capitalist is running for Congress in California's 10th District. What sort of deals did Josh Harder pursue during his ...



California House race gets ugly: Slogan theft charges fly  San Francisco Chronicle

It's only the second week in August, but the candidates in a key California House race have reached a new low: They're each accusing the other of stealing their ...



Man taken into custody after standoff in west Modesto  Modesto Bee

Police took a man into custody after a 2 1/2-hour standoff in west Modesto on Monday.



Modesto schools retiree Enochs skewered society's ills in stab at promoting libraries, literacy  Modesto Bee

While focusing on all the mind-boggling innovation happening in school technology for the Eye on Education section coming out in September, a decidedly ...



Modesto High School Teacher Arrested For Having Sex With With Student  CBS Local

Modesto police have arrested a high school teacher accused of having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student.



California football program gets big boost from female kicker  USA TODAY High School Sports

It seems more and more females join the high school football ranks every season, and nobody is benefiting from that influx more than Modesto (Calif.)



Modesto High student named state Mock Trial’s outstanding bailiff  Modesto Bee

Modesto High School's Damian Sablan earned the outstanding bailiff honor in the Califonia Mock Trial Championship in Sacramento this past weekend.



Pot Brownie Scare Prompts Call For Air Ambulance At Modesto School  CBS Sacramento

MODESTO (CBS13) — A medical scare at a Modesto High School led first responders to call for an air ambulance to land on campus. A student collapsed.



Former Oakland Raider Surprises Modesto High School Players With Golden Football  CBS Sacramento

MODESTO (CBS13) — A high-school football team got a surprise on Monday with an award from the National Football League. While the Downey High School ...



Gang colors put limits on Modesto high schools’ dress codes  Modesto Bee

My colleague's son, a freshman at Beyer High School and self-described sneakerhead, was pretty excited about the red laces that came with his Nike brand KD ...



Turlock High student vies for Dairy Princess crown  The Turlock Journal

Four young women will compete for the prestigious title of Dairy Princess during ceremonies at the upcoming District 6 Dairy Princess Contest. The 60th ...



Law enforcement summit puts students in officers’ shoes  Modesto Bee

The five-hour Law Enforcement Youth Summit on Thursday in Modesto brought 66 high school juniors and seniors together with members of the Modesto, ...



Billboard brings up teen drinking hoping to hit the brakes  Modesto Bee

An ad on Maze Boulevard in west Modesto, created by teens, was timed to prom and graduation days to make kids think twice before drinking or riding with a ...



Beyer rules at MMC Wrestling Championship  Modesto Bee

Modesto High School sophomore Ronnie Ochoa recognized his opportunity at Friday's Modesto Metro Conference Wrestling Championship.



Scholarships available for Stanislaus County students  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus Community Foundation scholarship program offers financial assistance to Stanislaus County residents pursuing studies at an accredited college, ...



Modesto High teacher, Big Valley Christian football coach Larry Shimel dies at 58  Modesto Bee

Students, athletes and fellow coaches are in shock after the sudden death of Larry Shimel, who collapsed while teaching a class at Modesto High School on ...



Downtown Modesto holiday parade lights up the season  Modesto Bee

Annual downtown Modesto Celebration of Lights parade draws big crowd.



These teens are tops with Modesto mayor  Modesto Bee

Modesto Mayor Garrad Marsh has named 33 students as this year's Mayor's Top Teens. The program honors teens who have demonstrated a strong ...



Gregori HS student dies after collapsing in gym class  KCRA Sacramento

A sophomore at Gregori High School collapsed in gym class and died at a hospital Monday -- and now, his parents have questions about how the school ...



Shocker in Modesto: Former Enochs student, teacher back together  Modesto Bee

After fleeing cross country and making a very public breakup announcement, an 18-year-old Modesto student has moved back in with her 41-year-old former ...



Man shot in face on Paradise Road in Modesto  Modesto Bee

A man was shot in the face Sunday night at a shopping center on the 400 block of Paradise Road southwest of Modesto High School.



Modesto High Steps Up Security Despite Unfounded Threat  KTXL

MODESTO - If you were standing in front of Modesto High School at 10:00am, just before fourth period, you would have seen an exodus of students and parents ...



Modesto still ‘in the mix’ for passenger flights  Modesto Bee

A regional airline will be taking another look at Modesto and Stockton as it considers expanding its *service* in California. Great Lakes Airlines – a small, ...



Downtown Modesto nonprofit hires director away from city  Modesto Bee

Modesto's point person for revitalizing downtown is taking the job of running the newly formed assessment district that also aims to improve the city center.



Lexus driver killed in crash in front of HS in Modesto  KCRA Sacramento

The driver of a Lexus involved in a crash Wednesday morning in front of a Modesto high school was killed and another driver was hurt, police said. The incident ...



James Hooker, California High School Teacher, Leaves Job And Family For Former Student  Huffington Post

California teacher James Hooker has left his family and his position at a Modesto high school to live with his 18-year-old former student. The 41-y...



Family first: Alkire leaving Modesto football to be closer to ailing mother  Modesto Bee

Richie Alkire has stepped down as Modesto High School's football coach and will move to Michigan to be closer to his ailing mother. Alkire addressed his ...



2016 Outstanding Women of Stanislaus County  Modesto Bee

Debbie Soro Adair – Debbie Soro Adair, an Enochs High School (Modesto) English teacher, began the Healthy and Responsible Relationships Troupe in 2014 ...



Car club Faros the latest inductees into the Graffiti Hall of Fame  Modesto Bee

This year's inductees into the “Legends of the Cruise” are the Faros, the car club immortalized in George Lucas' movie as the Pharaohs. Members remain active ...



UPDATE: Body Found Near High School Identified As Missing Modesto Woman  CBS Local

A missing person's case is now a homicide investigation after the body found near a Modesto high school on Friday night was identified Saturday as that of a ...



Bill Responds to Teacher-Student Relationship at Modesto High School  KPBS

A new bill at the California state Capitol would make it illegal for a high school teacher to be in an inappropriate relationship with a student – even if that student ...



Victim’s family speaks in court about killing in west Modesto  Modesto Bee

It's been more than two years since 17-year-old Marty Kent was shot to death during a dispute outside his west Modesto home. There's no question Richard ...



Hmong Christian congregation dedicates west Modesto church Saturday  Modesto Bee

A congregation in Modesto since 1985, Central Grace Hmong Alliance Church finally owns a church of its own. It will have a dedication of the 918 Sierra Drive ...



Fraud charges didn’t slow Modesto con artist  Modesto Bee

Freed from custody while awaiting sentencing on federal fraud charges, Xue Heu of Modesto in April bilked $6000 from an unsuspecting homeowner in need of ...



Sex Case Against Former Modesto Teacher James Hooker Moves Forward  CBS Local

The former Modesto high school teacher who is in a sexual relationship with a former student of his was held to answer charges that he sexually molested ...



Deaf Players An Inspiration For Downey High Teammates, Fans During Postseason Run  CBS Local

Friday was the biggest game of the season for Downey High School. They faced state powerhouse Grant High School in the second round of the playoffs.



It’s Trump versus ‘Bay Area values’ in tight Central Valley House race  San Francisco Chronicle

MANTECA, San Joaquin County — Many Democrats cast the battle for the House as a referendum on President Trump. In a Central Valley district where voters ...



Wendell G. Reed Feb. 12, 1928 — Dec. 11, 2016  Union Democrat

Wendell Guilford Reed passed away Sunday afternoon at home surrounded by his wife, Norma, his children and grandchildren. He was 88. Wendell had been ...



Slain Modesto teen remembered as 'loving,' 'kind'  KCRA Sacramento

More than 100 people gathered outside a Modesto home to remember a 13-year-old girl who was shot and killed early Monday morning.



Jim West – leader at Modesto egg, feed and propane company – dies at 81  Modesto Bee

Jim West, a leader in the nation's egg industry and part of the third generation of a Modesto company that dates to 1909, died Sunday. He was 81.



Merced High teacher arrested, accused of having sex with teenage student  Fresno Bee

A Merced High School science teacher was arrested last week after he allegedly was caught by a patrolling Merced County sheriff's deputy in a parked pickup ...



Modesto agency vows to find way to end Mello-Roos fees for residents of Village I  Modesto Bee

Upset Village I taxpayers scored a partial victory Wednesday night when a Modesto school agency decided to not raise their property taxes again this year and ...



Modesto mom accused of attempted murder back in court  Modesto Bee

The 18-year-old women accused of trying to kill her infant daughter appeared briefly in Stanislaus County Superior Court Thursday to waive her right to a speedy ...



Plea deal reached in Modesto teen's baby-poisoning case  Modesto Bee

A teenage Modesto mother accused of trying to place rat poison in her month-old baby's formula bottle accepted a plea deal that will result in a six-year prison ...



Modesto Police Arrest Former Teacher Hooker For Sexual Assault On Minor  CBS Local

A former Modesto high school teacher who made national news when he began dating one of his former students has been arrested for sexual abuse of a ...



Modesto student moves back in with teacher arrested on sex charge  Los Angeles Times

An 18-year-old Modesto student has moved back in with her 41-year-old former teacher, media in the Central Valley city are reporting. The news that Jordan ...



Bay Area Dumps Another $500K to Help Democrat Josh Harder in Rural Seat  Breitbart News

The San Francisco Bay Area kicked in another $500000 to Democrat challenger Josh Harder's campaign in October.



Memorial gallery: February | Photo Galleries | magicvalley.com  Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.



After years in California, doctor returns to Mexico, fights drug gangs  McClatchy Washington Bureau

Dr. Jose Manuel Mireles dons a white lab coat and attends to patients at a clinic during the day. But during off hours, he has a second calling: chief of a ragtag ...



Track athletes continue to find success at MJC Invitational  The Tracy Press

On April 4, track and field athletes from the Sac-Joaquin area congregated at the Modesto Junior College football field to participate in the annual MJC ...



Call Kurtis: Where Are My Senior Portraits?  CBS Local

MODESTO (CBS13) — Photos snapped in September at Modesto High School and proofs are all Caitlin Perkey has of her senior portraits. “These are once in a ...



Trump: I Will Solve The Nation's Math Problems  Huffington Post

Trump made the shocking claim that he alone can determine the length of the diagonal of a right angle just by knowing the length of each of the sides. Th...



Caltrans Finds Vulnerabilities In At Least 70 Concrete Slabs On Interstate 5  CBS Sacramento

Caltrans says the problem is long-delayed work and quick fix projects in place of the road work that was needed due to funding issues.



Remembering Don Reynolds - Lodinews.com: News  Lodi News-Sentinel

Don Reynolds, a stalwart figure in Lodi's agricultural industry, died in his Woodbridge home on Monday. He was 87.



CBS13 On The Go News And Weather 3/11/18  CBS Sacramento

Here are the latest headlines and weather from CBS13's Shirin Rajaee and Meteorologist Lisa Meadows. More Latest Videos. 7 p.m. CBS13 Update ...



Rainne Dempsey  The Wenatchee World Online

Rainne Dempsey. February 17, 1977 ~ August 4, 2013. Rainne Dempsey, aka Rainne Knight (Peterson), passed away suddenly, Sunday morning, August 4, ...



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