Explore Sequoia's underground world

At Sequoia National park's Crystal Cave the staff has put visitors to work helping to restore this magnificent wonder to a more natural state. In the 1930's with the help of the [...]

Twelve days of Christmas

By Michelle Rodriguez The Foothills Sun-Gazette is calling local artists to enter its' Christmas Card Coloring Contest, as part of Newspapers In Education. Students ages 12 and under from [...]

Can you spell K-i-w-a-n-i-s?

By Michelle Rodriguez The Exeter Kiwanis Club distributed dictionaries to third grade students at Rocky Hill Elementary School on Aug. 24. Three hundred and twelve students received a copy of [...]

Exeter names new top cop

By Reggie Ellis Assistant Chief Paul Gomez's decision to retire this year left only one real option for Exeter's next chief of police. His apprentice, Lt. Cliff Bush, was the clear [...]

ABC-30 listens to Lindsay

By C.J. Barbre The final head count was about 40 people in attendance for an "ABC-30 Listens" community meeting on Aug. 24 at Lindsay City Hall. It was a stellar gathering with two [...]

Shave the Brave

By Reggie Ellis Either directly or indirectly, cancer seems to affect everyone’s life. It affected the entire community of Farmersville when the disease claimed one its finest officers and [...]

Block Party

By Reggie Ellis At its Aug. 23 meeting the Exeter City Council approved a request from Russell Watts to close a portion of North Quince Avenue near Willow Street for a block party. Watts is no [...]

Paul A. McEwen

Paul A. McEwen, 91, died peacefully at Westgate Gardens in Visalia, Monday, Aug. 21, 2005, with family at his side. He loved the San Joaquin Valley and all that it had to offer as he raised his [...]