Nov 112011
 
Four point loss for RCHS -- but headed for playoffs

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 – On Friday, River City High School played its final football game of the regular season at home against the Union Mine Diamondbacks. Both the junior varsity and varsity games were very close, with Union Mine edging out River City J.V. by two points and edging out the [...]

Nov 022011
 
PUMPKIN RUN: 5K & 10K of running fun

   NEWS-LEDGER – NOV 2, 2011 – Several dozen people took part in the second annual Pumpkin Run on Saturday. The event raised hundreds of dollars for local aquatics programs, said race director Ross Yancher of the Aquatics Foundation of West Sacramento. The money will go to the Recreation Center’s fee assistance programs and to [...]

Oct 292011
 
WUSD board president promises 'extremely good news' at upcoming address

NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 26, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   Local school district officials believe they’re riding a wave of success, and that feeling will likely be celebrated in Tuesday’s first-ever “State of the District” dinner and address.   The keynote speech will come from Dave Westin, president of the board of trustees [...]

Oct 262011
 
Exchange student: from Hokkaido to West Sac

  PHOTO: Bill Quinterro, Anthony Quinterro, Hayate Yoshida & Mona Quinterro (courtesy of Tony Schwall)   Hayate Yoshida stepped off an airplane into Sacramento  International Airport on Sept. 29, ready to start 10th grade as a Japanese exchange student at River City High School.   He’s being hosted by Bill and Mona Quinterro.   Hayate [...]

Oct 182011
 
Coach Bustamante on leave after allegation

NEWS-LEDGER – Oct. 18, 2011 online – By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor River City High’s head football coach is on paid administrative leave while school officials investigate a complaint that he “inappropriately touched” a female student. Coach Arturo (“Art”) Bustamante is a social studies teacher at the school, as well as second-year head coach for [...]