Sep 072012
 
9/11 memorial flag display returns

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 5, 2012 – Former West Sacramento resident John Vinson reports that he will shortly begin installing hundreds of American flags at the corner of South River Road and Jefferson Boulevard in Southport. Vinson creates the annual flag display as a remembrance of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, [...]

Sep 072012
 
RCHS: so close to being 2-0

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT. 5, 2012 – By Larry Langford RCHS Football Media Liaison When River City upgraded their football schedule last year, they were very much aware of the challenges ahead. Despite a spirited effort last Friday evening at Raider Stadium, River City dropped another nail-biter to a quality opponent, losing [...]

Sep 062012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – River City High School seniors and their parents are invited to attend an information session at 5:30 p.m. tonight (Thursday, Sept. 6) in the F common room. The topic will be college info and admissions requirements. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Sep 062012
 
A moment in West Sac from 1960:

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – A letter to the editor of the News-Ledger: Thank you for your wonderful article entitled “I believe I see the future.” (News-Ledger, Aug. 8, 2012) You did a wonderful job in providing historical information about Julius Feher (the founder of the News-Ledger) and his influence [...]

Sep 052012
 

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 5, 2012 – A police chase resulted in a patrol car striking and killing a pedestrian in West Sacramento last night. According to a press release from Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department: “On September 04, 2012 at approximately 8:30 PM an officer was in pursuit [...]

Sep 052012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 – The state supreme court has reinstated the conviction of a man found guilty of leaving a fake bomb at the Yolo County Communications Center in 2006. 66-year old Barry Turnage of Woodland was sentenced to life in prison under the “three strikes law,” after prior [...]

Sep 042012
 
Central West Sac area sees roadwork

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Residents of the Westmore Oaks area will see some digging, scraping and pouring happening on their local streets for a couple more months. Streets such as Meadow Road, Westacre Road and Fernwood Street are seeing their streets and sidewalks fixed, [...]