Merced County Times Newspaper
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Major investment in education coming to Atwater

By ROBIN SHEPARD Times Correspondent A $10 million high school career training facility is expected to break ground in Atwater within a year, according to Alan Peterson, superintendent of the Merced Union High School District. The 10,000 sq. ft. warehouse-style center, located on a 6-acre parcel of District-owned land off of SP Avenue…

Arbor Gallery to present Meet The Artist: Hemme

The Arbor Gallery in downtown Merced is holding a “Meet & Greet the Artist” on Sunday, June 2, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., to give the community an op-portunity to meet standout local painter Tonia Hemme. During the event, Hemme will demonstrate her painting skills. Light refreshments will be available. “I have been passionate…