Merced County Times Newspaper
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At Merced High Someone Special Must Kiss the Pig

A fun FFA fundraiser called "Kiss the Pig," was held at  Merced  High School last week, and the event stirred up the curiosity of at least 100 excited students. They all gathered in the old gymnasium where a pig was lying in a crate, awaiting a smooch from an MHS staff member. When the big moment arrived, a boy named Daniel Shelton volunteered…

Merced City School District Reducing Energy

The Merced City School District (MCSD) unveiled its new solar project during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Gracey Elementary School. The arrays are located at Hoover Middle School, Ada Givens Elementary and the adjacent STEAM Center, Burbank Elementary, Chenoweth Elementary, Gracey Elementary, Muir Elementary, Peterson Elementary, Sheehy…