State meet ends XC season

By Andrea Camarena The race to State came to a close last week as runners from every pocket of California found their way to Fresno for the CIF State cross country meet on Saturday, Nov. 26 at [...]

School districts transfer territory

By Reggie Ellis Students living in new subdivisions on the west side of Farmersville will now be living in the Farmersville Unified School District (FUSD). The Tulare County Board of Supervisors [...]

Marching with Mickey

Young dancers from Exeter, Lindsay, Woodlake and Visalia will perform in the Disneyland Holiday Spectacular Christmas Parade on Dec. 10 in Anaheim. The girls all attend Exeter City Dance Studio [...]

Clever law bans pot spots in Exeter

By Reggie Ellis Exeter has found a way to ban medical marijuana dispensaries without actually banning it. At its Nov. 8 meeting, the Exeter City Council added a short but effective ordinance to [...]

Making ‘Spirits’ bright

By Reggie Ellis The Exeter Kiwanis Club’s &#8220Spirit of the Holidays” wine tasting event is always something to look forward to. But this year it may be even more so as Exeter native [...]

Walking Outside the Lines

By C.J. Barbre There is a National Center for Bicycling & Walking in Washington, D.C. Scott Cochran, transportation planner with TCAG (Tulare County Association of Governments), introduced [...]

Christmas in the Foothills

  Just as the temperature continues to sink holiday hearts and season spirits are lifting up in anticipation of Christmas. Charitable organizations prepare to feed, clothe and shelter the [...]

Robert C. &#8220Bob” Padgett

Bob Padgett went home to be with his Lord on Nov. 18, 2005 after a short illness, at the age of 75. Born in San Diego, Calif. on Dec. 21, 1929, Bob was raised in the Modesto area where he married [...]

Lee Karr

Lee Karr, 66, of Woodlake, was born Aug. 29, 1939 in Hot Springs, Ark. and passed away Nov. 17, 2005 in Visalia. A graveside service will be held for Karr at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2 at Exeter [...]