The cast of Newsies. Front row: Hannah Isom, Sarah Meza, Joey Rasmussen, James Carlo Araza. Second row: Camden Eggers, Corey Dickson, Kiana Medina, Aislinn Barnes, Grace Richards, Nick Rasmussen, Ben Arrington, Jake Hardy. Back row: Tyler Oelrich, Justin Cullumber, Dylan Warner, Bella Donati, Isaiah Ramirez, Nichole Cullumber, Daniel Miskin. Photo by Annette Dickson.

Children and Youth

SBHS Drama Club to put on production of Newsies

Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899. Performances from March 29-30 and April 4-6.

Supervisor Jim Gillio asked Caltrans representatives to explain to South County residents the plans for the State Route 25 Curve Restoration Project. Photo by John Chadwell.

Government / Politics

Cost to fix botched portion of State Route 25 jumps to $11.3 million

Residents are unhappy about the increase and that designs were drawn up before they could weigh in.

File photo by Joshua Miller.

Police / Fire

Police warn of scam phone calls

The Hollister Police Department states it has documented several reports of residents receiving phone calls advising them they have a warrant for their arrest and need to pay a fine.

Marni Bishop (center) and her family participated in the March 16 scavenger hunt. On top of creating a competition to see who could find the hidden items in the shortest amount of time, Bishop stated, "I'm buying all kinds of stuff." Photo by Becky Bonner.

Business / Economy

Downtown Hollister businesses host St. Patrick’s Day scavenger hunt

Pop-up event brings new faces into shops.