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Orchestrated City Effort Clears Sewer System Blockage

Lt. Andy Jones hoses down the area affected by the sewer backup and leakage, with City Manager Brian Haddix in the background. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn This past Saturday, water began leaking from manholes in the area of Reagan and Spencer Ave. According to the Sanger City Manager, Brian Haddix, there was a blockage of the main trunkline under Bethel Ave. The problem ...

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Apache Boys Tennis Victorious over Madera Coyotes

Keith Garcia. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn The Sanger High Apache Boys Tennis team hosted the Madera Coyotes for some tennis court action, on Tuesday afternoon. The Apaches scored another win with a final score of 7-2. According to Coach Jeremy Warkentin, the team ...

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Student/Parent Advocates bridging the gap with a little extra guidance

Student/Parent Advocates pose with Sanger High LEAP After School Supervisor and Student/Parent Advocate, TJ Wilson. L to R - Adrian Hernandez, Jaime Garza, Wilson, Amanda Garcia, Vanessa Witrago, Nikko Motta, and Jonathan Baird. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn Student/Parent Advocates are bridging the gap between the school and the parents on the Sanger High School campus. Sanger Unified School District Superintendent Matt Navo said the idea to have Student/Parent Advocates on the Sanger High campus, ...

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Local author, Nina Perez-Reed, shares “Out Of The Shadows” at Sanger Library

Local author, Nina Perez-Reed signs books at the Sanger Library. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn   The Sanger Library was the location for the recent book reading and signing for local author Nina Perez-Reed and her book,”Out Of The Shadows.” “Writing became a healing experience for me,” said Perez-Reed, to the gathering ...

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Exciting Night For WAMS English Learners

Arlin Lopez, SUSD Superintendent Matt Navo, Dulce Sanchez, SUSD Associate Superintendent Jon Yost, Maria Ochoa and WAMS principal Jamie Nino. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn The Washington Academic Middle School (WAMS) West Gym was filled with 68 English Learners (EL), and their families, in celebration of their Reclassification from English Learner to Redesignated Fluent English Proficient, during the annual English Learner Advisory ...

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Sanger Unified Elementary Nizawa Relay Track Meet

(Photo by Sarah Luna)

By Cheryl Senn Before the Sanger Unified School District spring break, the annual Nizawa Relay Track Meet was held at Dodson Field. According to organizers, the event was a success. Elementary track athletes from throughout the district gathered for a ...

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Sanger’s 2015 Mr. & Mrs. Farmer of the Year, Tom & Betty Benzler


By Cheryl Senn Congratulations to Tom and Betty Benzler on being named Sanger’s 2015 Mr. & Mrs. Farmer of the Year. They will be honored at the upcoming 91st Annual Awards Banquet, taking place on Friday, April 17, at the ...

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Bracelets Banded Together To Support Brianna


“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together,” – Vincent Van Gogh By Cheryl Senn Who knew one small multi-colored rubber bracelet could make a difference in a community member’s life. Who knew Brianna Ramirez would ...

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Sanger Unified School Board Recognizes Outstanding Employees Of The Year

Sanger Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year Christine Christensen, SUSD District Nurse and Department Chair with SUSD School Board president Pete Felippi.

By Cheryl Senn Fresno County of Education(FCOE) 2015 Sanger Employees of the Year, were recognized by the Sanger Unified School District(SUSD) Board of Trustees, at the recent school board meeting. The 2015 Sanger Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year ...

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Free Car Seat Checkpoint keeping children safe in your car

Anthony Ledesma, 21-month-old daughter Cataleya, and wife Bria, are assisted by Fresno Police Officer Beau Burger. (Photo by Cheryl Senn)

By Cheryl Senn The best way to protect your child, in a car, is to make sure they are in the right seat at the right time, and the seat is being used the right way, according to the informational ...

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