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Exeter’s dynamic duo

Last year, the Exeter doubles tennis team of Hannah Heuer and Stephanie Ford made it to the valley playoffs as a freshman and sophomore respectively. After a first round exit, the two hoped that the experience would lead to more success this year. Heuer and Ford were pushed to the limit by a surging Stockdale […]

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Cardinal of the Week

In her first year of running cross country, Tamara Oldziewski has become the Cardinals' top female runner. At the Woodlake Invitational last week she finished fifth place with a time of 23 minutes 35 seconds. Despite being new to the team, Oldziewski has been running long distance on her own for a couple of years. […]

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From Pencils to Powerpoint

By Nancy Gutierrez In this age of technology not using a computer is like saying phones aren't really useful. While writing a letter to grandma could be described as a nostalgic activity, turning in handwritten reports to teachers or employers is unacceptable. In Exeter Public Schools teachers and administrators are working to make students in […]

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Setting a teacher standard

By Nancy Gutierrez According to the United States Department of Education Web page, teachers must fulfill the requirements of the federally established highly qualified teacher guidelines or lose their jobs. In 2002-2003 all teachers teaching core subjects in Title I schools hired after the first day of the 2002-2003 school year must be "highly qualified." […]

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Resident suggests banning leafblowers in Exeter

By Reggie Ellis On Oct. 18 Mural Committee President Brian Barton was leading a tour of Exeter's murals for a group of international attendees of the 2003 California Mural Symposium. "They thoroughly enjoyed the mural tour until we rounded a corner and were blasted with dust from a leaf blower," Barton told the Exeter City […]

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Exeter boy improving following accident

Staff Report Authorities at Children's Hospital of Central California in Madera said Bryce Glasgow, 6, of Exeter is in good condition after being hit by two cars Wednesday Oct. 22. Bryce was riding a bicycle down a private drive toward Walnut Avenue or Avenue 288 on his way to a bus stop. He pulled out […]

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Van helps seniors get around

By Reggie Ellis It used to seem pointless for Alma Clements, 84, to make doctors appointments because she would almost always have to reschedule. Clements, a long-time resident of the Exeter area, always had to wait for a friend, neighbor or family member to drive her to Visalia and often times they couldn't make it. […]

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School board approves bid for gym

By Nancy Gutierrez The Lindsay Unified School District board approved a $2.8 million bid submitted by Oral E. Micham Inc. for the construction of the multi use gymnasium at Steve Garvey Junior High School. The bid amount is higher than anticipated. Del Corley, director of construction, maintenance and operations, and LUSD administration expected the cost […]

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South Valley water agencies form coalition

By Reggie Ellis Valley water agencies banned together last month in response to stricter rules regarding water discharge and storm water runoff. Because the new regulations require annual monitoring and consulting fees it is estimated to cost each farm $7,000 to $14,000. However, Mendes said as a coalition, they can develop Monitoring and Reporting Plans […]

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Lincoln, Wilson meet API

By Nancy Gutierrez The State 2002-2003 Academic Performance Index (API) results report that Wilson Middle School and Lincoln Elementary School met their API growth targets in every subgroup and overall. The API is the states assessment of student progress based on results from the California Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) program and the California High […]

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