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Over 2,000 guests visited the 10th annual Galt Eggstravaganza Saturday in Old Town Galt. The event, sponsored by Galt Shop Local, Galt District Chamber of Commerce and the city of Galt, featured a parade, vendors, pie eating contests, a jump house, pancake breakfast, egg hunt, egg drop and l…

Superintendent William Spalding asked the Galt Joint Union High School District (GJUHSD) Board of Trustees to designate May 6-10 as Teacher Recognition Week and May 20-24 as Classified School Employees’ Appreciation Week at the regular meeting of the trustees on April 9 at City Council Chambers.

Hundreds of guests headed to Galt this past weekend as history came alive at the McFarland Living History Ranch. But instead of Galt’s founding families walking the ranch, soldiers from the North and South, clad in replicated uniforms, made themselves comfortable in encampments before headin…

Editor’s note: This article is part of an ongoing series of articles that features accomplished Galt area graduates. If you are interested in being considered as part of this series or you know a GHS or LRHS graduate with notable accomplishments, career or otherwise, please email Faith Lewis…

Since the passage of Measure E in November 2016, Galt students have seen a new state-of-the-art stadium realized at Liberty Ranch High School, and work on Galt High’s Warrior Stadium is well underway. The two stadiums are the most visual projects to come out of Measure E’s passage. Technolog…

The Galt District Chamber of Commerce’s Shop Local committee, in conjunction with the city of Galt, is pleased to announce the 10th annual Galt Eggstravaganza this Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fourth Street between B and D streets in Galt.

Editor’s note: This article is part of an ongoing series of articles that features accomplished Galt area graduates. If you are interested in being considered as part of this series or you know a GHS or LRHS graduate with notable accomplishments, career or otherwise, please email Faith Lewis…

Sports

Angela DaPrato’s resignation as head coach of the Galt High School varsity girls basketball program became official on April 9 when the Galt Joint Union High School District Board approved her resignation and brought an end to what turned out to be a short coaching gig for the former coach.

With one team holding a six-point edge and the other defending their title, the Liberty Ranch Hawk swim team may have outshone the bright, beautiful mountain weather as it celebrated the Sierra Valley Conference Championship for both varsity teams at Union Mine High School April 12.

After speeding ahead of an athlete from Galt’s city rival, Makayla Casjens of the Galt Warriors won the 200 IM championship at the Sierra Valley Conference Championships for swim on April 12. Casjens, a freshman, won with her time of 2:28.17.

On April 5-6, Richie Maberto competed in Los Angeles at the triple-B gun club at the Junior Olympic state trials for Bunker and, after competing against athletes from all over the state, Maberto ended up in third place and finished high overall for his bracket.

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Galt Police officers Anthony Castaneda and Young Hammick, members of the Galt Honor Guard, join officers from the Elk Grove and Sacramento police departments and deputies from the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department as a special Honor Guard at the End of Watch Memorial Ball on Saturday, A…

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