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  • Second former Firm Build executive sentenced for exposing high school students to asbestos
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:10:32 GMT
    The second of three men who prosecutors say exposed dozens of Merced County high school students to asbestos was sentenced Thursday morning to three years, eight months in prison....
  • Watson named assistant coach at UT-Pan American
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:46:31 GMT
    The appointment was announced Thursday by school officials in Edinburg. Watson replaces Elwyn McRoy, who's now an assistant coach at Coppin State....
  • Robert Chamberlin
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    He is survived by two sons, Derek R. Chamberlin of Brighton and Kurt C. Chamberlin of Austin, Texas; and their mother, Leslie Chamberlin of Marlboro; his siblings and their spouses, Donna Henlyshyn and Michael of Rhode Island, Suzanne Stancil and Robert, and Karen Millar and Peter, all of Tennessee; numerous nieces, nephews and friends....
  • Dick's Sporting Goods lays off 478 PGA golf pros
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:43:47 GMT
    Dick's, based in the Pittsburgh suburb of Findlay Township, didn't immediately respond Thursday to the layoffs, which were announced by the PGA on Wednesday....
  • University of SCarolina players to urge reading
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:45:51 GMT
    Spokesman Jeff Stensland says USC students who participate in the "Cocky's Reading Express" literacy initiative will join the team and Cocky at the Richland County Library on Assembly Street on Thursday....
  • Robert Dayton, 72, Merced, Calif.
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:22:14 GMT
    Friends and family mourn the passing of Robert Neil Dayton. Robert Dayton was born on Jan. 12, 1942, in Millersburg, the son of Clyde L. and Dorothy Forrer Dayton....
  • Jon Endicott: Educated Valley is thriving Valley
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:52:02 GMT
    The problems of the Central Valley are right in front of us: people out of work, people struggling with low-wage jobs and people feeling helpless....
  • Williams wins 100 meters at world juniors
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 06:24:54 GMT
    Williams finished in a personal-best 10.21 seconds, and Bromell followed at 10.28....
  • Vacation Bible school begins next week at Valley Harvest
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:34:00 GMT
    Agency D3 – discover, decide and defend – is the theme for this year's vacation Bible school at Valley Harvest Church, which will be held Monday through Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon daily....
  • Chowchilla and camp set to be more more challenging
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:26:00 GMT
    The Chowchilla Union High School Redskin marching band mandatory band camp will be held Aug. 4 through Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Attendance is mandatory for all members of the marching band and color guard....
  • MC's Boothe going to finish baseball career at Bethany College
    published on Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:40:58 GMT
    Tabor College rode a handful of Blue Devil grads to the NAIA World Series last season....
  • Boehner lauds doctor who saved lawmaker's baby
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:00:26 GMT
    This July 23, 2013, file photo provided by the office of Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., shows Herrera Beutler, left, is with her husband, Dan Beutler, and their baby, Abigail Rose Beutler, at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto, Calif....
  • New Research Shows Bacteria Swim With Whole...
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:14:49 GMT
    Image Caption: The image traces the helical trajectory followed by the bodies of bacterial cells as they swim....
  • Merced County man who drugged, raped two men sentenced to 14 years in prison
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:59:46 GMT
    A 25-year-old Merced County man who drugged and raped two men in 2012 has been sentenced to 14 years, eight months in prison....
  • Heart condition may have caused player's death
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:58:55 GMT
    Twenty-two-year-old Shawn Afryl died Monday night during a voluntary conditioning workout at the university's Maxwell Field....
  • SC camp attendees get to work out with Gamecocks
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:43:48 GMT
    On Wednesday, Sheriff Leon Lott says some members of the men's basketball team at the University of South Carolina are working out with attendees at the "Stars of Tomorrow" camp at Burnside Elementary School....
  • Research reveals how bacteria are adapted to swim in certain conditions
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:00:00 GMT
    When it comes to swimming, the bodies of some bacteria are more than just dead weight, according to new research from Brown University....
  • Governor's employment development official visits AT&T call center in Atwater
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:07:43 GMT
    Patrick Henning Jr., director of the state Employment Development Department, said he was contacted by Merced County legislators to meet with some of the more than 400 AT&T employees who will lose their jobs when two call centers close next month....
  • UIL football title games at home of Cowboys again
    published on Wed, 23 Jul 2014 02:15:46 GMT
    The University Interscholastic League said Tuesday that AT&T Stadium will be the site of all 12 high school title games for the second year in a row....
  • Mountain West looks to peacefully co-exist with power conferences
    published on Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMT
    Talk of the power five conferences - or "high-resource conferences," as Thompson preferred to call them - dominated the commissioner's annual speech Tuesday in Las Vegas....