News

Less than two months after the Dees family lost Bob Dees to cancer, their meat shop was gutted by fire in a two-alarm blaze. The family-owned business has been a community fixture for more than 40 years. Cosumnes Fire District Chief Mike McLaughlin said the alarm went out on March 13 in the …

At their March 12 board meeting, trustees of the Galt Joint Union High School District (GJUHSD) approved an early retirement incentive, approved updated policies, approved a block grant for low-performing students, and heard several reports from staff, including an interim budget report.

Galt’s Community of Character Coalition (GCCC) chose Jacob Mengahas as their recipient of the Caring & Compassion Award for his contributions to homeless teens in Sacramento County. Mengahas accepted his award at the March 12 Galt Joint Union High School District trustees’ monthly meetin…

After a brief pursuit, Galt police officers apprehended three suspects Wednesday, March 13 after the three allegedly stole approximately $3,000 in display phones from the Verizon Wireless Store on Twin Cities Road.

During the time period of March 8-14, Galt police received and responded to a variety of calls, resulting in 14 arrests.

Sports

Emotions were flowing as Josh Williams gathered the Liberty Ranch boys basketball program together and told them one of the last things they might have expected him to say after the history that everyone in the room had accomplished together.

Jimmy Brown scores on a two-run single by Colton Rold in the bottom of the first inning in Liberty Ranch’s 5-3 JV win over Chavez on March 15. The Hawks entered this week undefeated with a 7-0 overall record and a 3-0 Sierra Valley Conference.

Lifestyle

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…

Bailey is an approximately 8-month-old female chocolate with white Labrador Retriever/Pit Bull Terrier mix and weighs approximately 45 pounds. This sweet girl is a loveable and exuberant puppy with lots of personality. Bailey is very outgoing and enjoys meeting new people and giving them lot…

Happy National Ravioli Day! This day is very popular with pasta lovers. The first mention of ravioli dates back to the 14th century in the writings of Italian merchant Fransecro di Marco. Before people began to get more creative, ravioli were filled with mint blanched green herbs mixed with …

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