Oct 082011

The AARP/Walgreens “Wellness” tour bus will visit West Sacramento on Monday, giving free medical screenings and vouchers for free adult flu shots from Walgreens. The tour is meant to serve people without health insurance. The free screenings cover cholesterol levels, blood pressure, bone density, glucose levels, waist circumference and body mass index. The bus will […]

Oct 072011
HOMECOMING: A report from River City High School

By Sam Urrea, Staff Writer RCHS School Newspaper, “Ou[RC}ity News” (Featured in the Oct. 5, 2011, News-Ledger) It is the start of the school year. Students struggle to find activities that they can begin looking forward to. Football season is just starting, yet some students continue to dwell on the realization that summer has just […]

Oct 062011

NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 5, 2011 – Things just kept going downhill for a man allegedly trying to steal some recyclable metal from a Cebrian Street business last week.   According to police reports, the thief entered the 24-hour facility at about 1 a.m. on Friday morning, and started putting copper tubing into his light blue […]

Oct 062011
River City boys water polo wins; girls fall to Mira Loma

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 28, 2011   River City High School’s water polo teams took on Mira Loma on September 20. The Raider girls’ team lost 14-7, while the Raider boys varsity and j.v. squads each defeated Mira Loma (12-5 and 10-3, respectively). RCHS girls team scoring was led by Savannah Liffring with four […]

Oct 052011

  The ‘Police Log appears weekly in the News-Ledger. Here’s a sample, from the News-Ledger, Sept. 28, 2011.   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past […]