Jerry McPherson began his forever journey on Dec. 27, 2016. Jerry leaves his wife Retha of 55 years; daughters Kelleigh (Tim) Hansen, and Heather (Mike) Petersen; grandsons Chris Clark and Wyatt Hansen; granddaughter Hayleigh Clark and brother, Ken McPherson. Jerry was preceded in death by son, Allen, grandson, Baby Boy Clark, and great grandson Miller Clark. Parents Wallace and Luellar McPherson and brothers, Edward, Earl and Donald McPherson.
SAN FRANCISCO – I was a senior in high school when a photographer friend of mine took me up to the top of Telegraph Hill and up the elevator inside of San Francisco's Coit Tower for the first time so I could get some photographs for my senior project.
DEAR DIDI: My husband and I are in disagreement about using muzzles on dogs. Our dog does not like having one put on at the vet's office and he puts up quite a commotion. Are muzzles cruel or really necessary? -Worried Mom
The Great Valley Museum at Modesto Junior College invites the community to its third annual Gala on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the MJC West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Ave., Modesto.
"DRUMLine Live," the show-stopping attraction created by the musical team behind the hit movies,"DRUMLine" and "DRUMLine: A New Beat," embodies the soulful, high-stepping style of the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) marching band experience. With its riveting rhythms, bold beats, and ear-grabbing energy, "DRUMLine Live" is a high-octane musical roller coaster ride that is guaranteed to touch every emotion in your body. This show electrified a sold-out Gallo Center in 2013; now they are returning with a brand new show for the entire family. DRUMLine Live is scheduled to take the stage on Thursday, Jan. 12 at 7 ...
The Modesto Area Partners in Science (MAPS) offers the presentation "Chocolate: Food of the Gods" by Howard and Sally Peters, chemists who are experts on the many attributes of chocolate. The event is Friday, Jan. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Sierra Hall 132 on the Modesto Junior College West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Ave., Modesto. Both the program and parking are free.
Popular television personality Cheryl Burke ("Dancing with the Stars") will be a featured speaker at two Glow Red events held on Friday, Feb. 3 by Doctors Medical Center and Emanuel Medical Center to raise awareness of heart disease – the leading killer of women in America.
Flooding and heavy rain is expected over the course of this weekend through next week. Oakdale Public Works will have sandbags available to Oakdale residents at OFD Station 1 at 325 E. G St. in the parking lot facing Yosemite Avenue adjacent to their annex building. There will be sand, bags and shovels for the public to use.
The National Weather Service is showing a number of strong storm systems running through northern California over the next 10 days. There is some important information we would like to share with the public: