Maicel E. O'Connor

A graveside service was held for Maicel E. O'Connor, 89, of Exeter. She passed away on Nov. 24, 2005 in Granada Hills, Calif. She was born Nov. 6, 1916, in Cuba Landing, Tenn. Arrangements [...]

Ernest &#8220Dutch” Tuinstra

Born in Walworth, Wis. on March 28, 1921 to Rimmert and Sjoukue Tuinstra, Dutch passed away at his home in Exeter on Monday, Nov. 28, 2005 at the age of 84. Dutch moved to California with his [...]

Bertha L. Metz

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. today, Dec. 7, at Exeter District Cemetery, for Bertha L. Metz, 92, of Exeter. She passed away on Nov. 25, 2005, in Visalia. She worked with her [...]

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 [...]