Feb 242015

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 — News-Ledger Staff The man who won $2.6 million in the Oct. 29 Powerball drawing finally came forward to claim his prize in late January. Lottery officials identified him as Ronald Meier, and explained that he waited to claim his ticket in order to make sure he had all his […]

Feb 102014
West Sac grocery bagger will compete for national championships, possible TV appearance

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 5, 2014 — West Sacramento’s Armando Alvarez, a courtesy checker for Nugget market, will represent California in the National Grocers Association “Best Bagger” national championship on Feb. 11 in Las Vegas. Alvarez took on 18 other Nugget clerks at a match in September at Crest Theater to earn the state’s bagging bragging […]