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Careers in Education Expo is May 11 at Merced High

The Merced County Office of Education will hold a Careers in Education Expo on May 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Merced High School gym, 205 W. Olive Ave., Merced. The free expo is designed to inform participants on how they can obtain positions at local school districts. Central Valley colleges offering bachelor's degrees and credentialing…

NEWS ALERT: Atwater Police ID suspect in Morse killing

Atwater Police Department investigators have identified a prime suspect in the homicide of 22-year-old Ethan Morse, the son of former Merced County District Attorney Larry Morse.  “The investigation has changed from an investigation to a manhunt,” said Police Chief Michael Salvador during a press conference on Monday.…

Local celebrity chefs compete for area students

The scents of fresh made food filled the Merced Civic Center on Sunday as the 25th annual Concerned Men Cook for Education brought the community together for a culinary extravaganza. The food tasting festival brings together the area’s best chefs, both professional and those with a knack for cooking, to help provide scholarships and support…

Strong support on display for Boys & Girls Club activities

Members and supporters of the Boys & Girls Club of Merced County held their 25th annual Dinner and Live Auction on Friday evening. The fundraising event draws in money to help support the litany of programming provided by the Boys & Girls Club of Merced County, and invited residents to sit down with club leaders for dinner, event…