Mar 182014
 
Raider girls win their home tourney

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 12, 2014 – River City High School’s girls soccer team won its “Raider Cup Classic” tournament held Feb. 28 and March 1. The rainy-weekend victory came over 11 visiting varsity teams from Summerville to Nevada Union. The Raiders faced Armijo High in the finals on Saturday. It was a game [...]

Feb 252014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – River City High School and a local chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., will present “Partners for Progress: Working To Build Bridges for Youth,” on Saturday, March 8, at the school. The event will focus on community partnerships supporting youth. There will be “STEM” (science, technology, engineering and math) activities, [...]

Feb 202014
 
RCHS students create 'blankets of love'

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 12, 2014 – Inspired after hearing about a project in which volunteers made scarves, in silence, for charity, the Interact Club at River City High School decided to do something similar.   Students in the club started “Blankets of Love,” joining in silent meditation or prayer while cutting and double-knotting [...]

Feb 012014
 
Veterans Day volunteers from West Sac

    FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 22, 2014 – Volunteers place live wreaths on the graves of military veterans at the Sacramento Valley National Veterans Cemetery in Dixon.  Others remove the wreaths for recycling after the holiday. This year, on Jan. 11, it was members of the Centennial Rotary Club of West Sacramento who [...]

Dec 202013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — DEC 18, 2013 – Several West Sacramento teens have been named to the “All League Teams” in the Sierra Valley Conference for fall play. From the River City High School soccer team, Adrian Garcia and Jesus Serrano were chosen. In football, all-league players from RCHS are Eric Beal, David Vincent, [...]

Dec 132013
 
Hundreds visit Santa, city tree lighting

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 11, 2013 – Last year’s event was canceled by stormy weather, but celebrants this year just moved indoors to dodge a drizzle The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce threw its annual holiday party at city hall on Friday evening. With a bit of moisture in the air, the party moved from the [...]

Dec 092013
 
LOCALS IN UNIFORM: two West Sac men graduate from Air Force basic training

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 27, 2013 –   Air Force Reserve Airman Douglas P. Sandoval graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. [...]