About 35 students came to the Lulac Youth Convention Saturday.

Children and Youth

LULAC student conference promotes leadership

Annual conference at San Benito High School brings community leaders, students together

Lund grooms the arena for the San Benito County Fair Horse Show at Bolado Park Event Center


Lund is a behind-the-scenes star of the show at Bolado Park

Daryl Lund is the key to many recent improvements at the Bolado Park Event Center

Stephanie Hicks with the Community Foundation for San Benito County Women's Fund speaks to a packed house.

Art & Culture

Honoring the legacy of local women

Legacy of Women event, hosted by the San Benito County Women's Fund, focused on those who paved the way to an improved quality of life for subsequent generations

Pasture Cropping is a technique to get more production on farms and ranches.


Pasture Cropping Workshop October 7

Early bird registration has been extended through Friday, Sept. 25 and locals are being offered a 50 percent discount.

Image of Pacheco Pass Section of proposed High Speed Rail. Photo courtesy High Speed Rail Authority.

Housing / Land Use

High Speed Rail Meetings Roll Forward

News round-up: Rail Authority hosts Madera meeting while Rep. Denham takes on fiscal side of project.

Contestant Valerie Costanza during horsemanship portion of contest.


Ford is Miss San Benito Rodeo

Megan Ford wins the role of Miss San Benito Rodeo 2015; Costanza is runner-up

Audience pours over the subtle differences between the plans being offered.

Government / Politics

KUSP still fights for survival

The radio station that provides a solid signal in San Benito County for NPR news and regional coverage is struggling to stay in operation

Ramona Koch from Paicines on Angel

Art & Culture

Dressing up downtown Hollister for Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo

Sacred Heart students get downtown Hollister ready for Horse Show Days

Colton Haaker

Sports & Recreation

Haaker fights it out at X-Games

San Benito County's Haaker competes in Enduro Cross at the X-Games

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Sports & Recreation

Haaker Takes Vegas

San Benito High School grad and Tres Pinos native Colton Haaker wins major motorcyle race in Las Vegas

New Chamber of Commerce member Peter Spurzem.

Business / Economy

Rejuventated Chamber Adds Members

SBC Chamber of Commerce adds three new members.

Godoy (center left) helps young parents with baby items.

Children and Youth

She’s Flying Now

Anaid Godoy knows first-hand the challenge of being a young mother.

Goats graze pastures at a Tres Pinos farm. 2013 Photo courtesy Jane Hulme.


Tres Pinos Dairy Gains Certification

Small raw milk goat dairy gets certified after long struggle

Henriques tells her story about parenting, addiction and building a new life.

Children and Youth

Versions of Motherhood: parenting through drug and alcohol addiction

Short film details local woman's quest to overcome addiction and help others do the same

Henriques spent decades fighting substance abuse and trying to keep her family together.

Children and Youth

Breaking the Grip of Addiction

Christine Henriques provides counseling to singles and parents who are dealing with addiction, domestic violence or other mental health related issues.