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City agrees to deal for donated land for well

City fathers believe a proposal to receive land on Crows Landing Road for a well site outside the city limits a win-win situation for the city and for an outdoor flea market venue.

September 12, 2007 | | News


Burglary charges filed

A Ceres man faces charges of burglary after he allegedly broke through a window of a residence in the 2500 block of Kay Street early Friday.

September 12, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Chase starts in Keyes, ends in Ceres crash

A suspect was apprehended Saturday morning after he attempted to flee officers in a stolen vehicle and crashed it into another vehicle and a residential fence in Ceres.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Lieutenant rank returns to Ceres Police agency

For the first time in 20 years, Ceres has a police lieutenant. Brent Smith, most recently a sergeant, was tapped Aug. 28 to fill the newly created position.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Taxpayers foot the bill for endangered insect, bush

The Elderberry Longhorn Beetle has cost the taxpayers of Ceres $14,000.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Security hired for parks

In an effort to make two of Ceres' parks more secure, the City Council has hired a private security firm to make nightly patrols.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Council grills consultant over interchange plans

Ceres councilmembers engaged in a grilling session last week fraught with skepticism and tough questions for the engineering consultant planning the new Mitchell/Service/99 interchange.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Keyes day-care accident claims baby

Sheriff's Department officials have ruled the Friday death of a toddler at a Keyes day-care an accident.

September 05, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Crime Digest

• Man fires shot, barricades himself in house briefly

August 29, 2007 | | News


School promoting college early on

Although they are years from applying for admissions, students at Don Pedro Elementary School will have no excuses to avoid college. At least that's what school officials and teachers hope after introducing "No Excuses University," a program to get elementary school students interested in someday attending college.

August 29, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


Candidates after more than one office in Keyes

Keyes voters will be seeing double - even triple - on the Nov. 6 ballot. That's because:

August 29, 2007 | | News


Two women arrested after shots fired near deputy

Sheriff's deputies arrested two women for allegedly firing several rounds near a deputy who was on a pedestrian stop.

August 29, 2007 | | News


Hughson High accident victim had PRAYER OF CHANCE

Does prayer work? If you ask the relatives and friends of Caleb Lemings - indeed many in Hughson - the answer is a resounding yes.

August 29, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


City budget altered for increase in police pay

Changes to the city's contract with police officers led the Ceres City Council to add expenditures to the newly adopted budget.

August 22, 2007 | | News


South Modesto shooting victim dies

The man shot outside of a South Modesto taco truck Sunday has died of his injuries and deputies are now seeking murder suspects.

August 22, 2007 | Jeff Benziger | News


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Six CUSD administrators given contract increases

The Ceres School Board approved employment contracts for Denise Wickham, Debra Bukko, Jay Simmonds, Glenda Bacca, Amy Peterman and Linda Stubbs with a unanimous vote.

March 20, 2013 | Dale Butler | News


Dennis Barbour dies following coma

Dennis Barbour, who inherited the family run three-generation Barbour gas station business in Ceres and helped out at community functions at the drop of a ...

March 20, 2013 | Jeff Benziger | News


Chase ends in suicide

Last week's deadly police chase may end up being one of the oddest in the history of the Ceres Police Department.

March 13, 2013 | Jeff Benziger | News


Arena owner roping up block parcels to hogtie blight, crime

Shane Parson is on a mission: To clean up an historic block in downtown Ceres of its eyesores and troublemakers one parcel at a time ...

March 13, 2013 | Jeff Benziger | News


Cell phone grab leads to crash into parked car, fire

An inattentive driver reaching for a cell phone which fell onto the floorboard resulted in a Monday evening crash into a parked car which burst ...

March 07, 2013 | Jeff Benziger | News


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