Ricardo Montoy Jr. of Corcoran has continued his soccer career after playing for four years at Corcoran High School. Montoy, who plays goalkeeper and was an East Sequoia League all-league pick while a Panther, played for two years at Taft College.
Family of long-time Corcoran residents James and Martha Whitworth gathered in Visalia Sunday, Jan. 20, to celebrate the couple’s 70th wedding anniversary.
Mass services was held Feb. 9 (Thursday) at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Georgina L. Becerra, 44, who died Jan. 28 in Hanford.
Corcoran Unified School District recently named its top employees for the 2016-2017 school year. The district selects an administrator, a teacher, a classified employee and also selects a volunteer of the year. The winners were selected from a list of nominees. Corcoran’s selections will be submitted to the Kings County Office of Education as consideration for employees of the year for the county. Following are the local winners as submitted by Donnetta Murray:
Graveside services was held Feb. 2 (Thursday) at 1 p.m. at Calvary Cemetery in Hanford for Ernest Souza Sr., 94, who died Jan. 25 in Clovis.
A local man has been arrested on a host of charges after the Kings County Sheriff’s Department broke up a cockfighting operation on his property.
Police arrested a 21-year-old man Saturday after an alleged confrontation turned deadly.
The community gathered to celebrate its top citizens of 2016 last week during the annual Corcoran Chamber of Commerce banquet. Earning the honors were Karli Toone, Diane Gomez and Steve Brown. Before those three were introduced, however, the Corcoran Lions Club was showcased as Corcoran’s organization of the year.
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