Outstanding senior ag welder



Jill Ballinger | The Gazette The 2011 outstanding senior ag welder, Chad Parker, (right) is pictured with FFA Secretary Courtney Dayhoff…. An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access to the online […]

Outstanding greenhand



The 2011 outstanding greenhand for the Mariposa FFA Chapter is Faith McCoy (right). FFA Sentinel Carissa Leonard presented the award…. An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access to the online edition; […]

Most improved ag welders



The 2011 most improved ag welders are pictured with FFA Historian Sarah Hall. They are, from left, Carly Bryson, Dean Carpenter and Tim DeSandres…. An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive free access […]

Legion chooses its Boys’ State delegates



Pictured above are the Mariposa County High School students selected to attend Boys State. Second from left are Kody Huntington, Tim André, Nathan Drozen, Nathan Ritter, and Fernando Mendoza. At left is VFW representative Scott Cummings. At right is MCHS Principal Jay Fowler.Mariposa American Legion Post 567 has announced the five young men who will represent their families and Mariposa […]

Weston winners chosen



Mariposa County High School fire science student Alex Harrington (left) draws the winners from the raffle tickets sold to support the Don Weston Memorial Scholarship Fund. Harrington is one of the winners of this year’s scholarship. He is pictured with Joanne Beaudoin. Winners included Bob Borchard, barbecue and True Value gift certificate; Bill Loucks, Pizza Factory gift certificate; Lana Machado, […]

YPHS sells tacos for relief effort



The students and teachers of Yosemite Park High School in El Portal held a fund raiser May 12, at the Clark Community Hall to help the victims of the Japan earthquake. They reached their goal of selling 550 tacos. The community from El Portal was delighted that the students were willing to give their time and help support the Japan […]

The look of the islands



The Mariposa Elementary School campus looked festive on Friday, May 27, as students, faculty, and volunteers participated in Hawaiian Day, sponsored by the MES Student Council…. An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order a subscription. Existing print subscribers receive […]

June Jubilee slated



The 16th annual June Jubilee will be held Saturday, June 25 at Jorgensen’s Brooklake Ranch. The event is sponsored by the Mariposa County Schools Foundation Kids First organization. Social hour begins at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. Dinner will be catered by BB’s Catering and includes appetizers, salad, entree and dessert. Dinner wine is provided by […]

Whooping cough shots required this year



Starting with the 2011/12 school year all students entering seventh through 12th grades will need proof of whooping cough immunization (Tdap). According to new state law, students cannot attend school without proof that they have received the Tdap vaccine. For more information, visit shotsforschool.org. Make an appointment with the child’s doctor or contact the Mariposa County Health Department at 966-3689. […]

MES band performs for community



The Mariposa Elementary School Band, led by Tina Tiner, performed for the school and relatives on Thursday, May 26. They were superb, and their performance was greatly enjoyed and appreciated by all…. An online subscription is required to view news content on this website. To continue reading please enter your username and password below. Not a subscriber? Please click here to order […]