Janie Rice VanZant, 71, of Corcoran passes away July 27, 2017.
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Dorothy Catherine McDonald was born June 10, 1920 in Tulare, CA. She passed away in her home at the age of 97 on July 21, 2017.
Services will be held Aug. 3, 2017 at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Armando Trevino Garcia Jr., 57, who died April 20 in Mineral, Washington.
Tom Allyn Ayers left this earthly realm on Friday, July 28, at home surrounded by his loved ones just a few days short of his 87th birthday.
It’s bad enough that Kings County has already reported its first human case of West Nile Virus this year. The mosquito-borne virus has alerted residents to watch for any standing water hazards around their properties. However, there’s more cause for concern. The Kings County Mosquito Abatement Authority has now reported that its first detection of Aedes aegypti has been captured in the county—three adult mosquitoes collected from the City of Corcoran. This mosquito is not native to California, but has established itself in Fresno, Clovis, Madera and throughout portions of Southern California.
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has begun accepting public comments on the Proposition 57 regulations, a bill recently approved by voters to—as proposed—enhance public safety, stop the revolving door of crime by emphasizing rehabilitation and prevent federal courts from indiscriminately releasing inmates.
Ballots have been mailed for an upcoming vote on the Cross Creek Flood Control District’s levee project. Property owners who received the mail-in ballots have until Aug. 28 to signal whether or not they approve the $10 million repayment for the project.
Combination rosary and mass services were held Friday, Aug. 4 at 9 a.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church for Mary Louise (Licha) Grijalva who died July 22 in Hanford. She was 92 years old.
Services were held for Maria de Lourdes Sandoval de Chavarria, 62, who died July 14 with family by her side.
Rafael Vasquez Quintanilla, 82, of Corcoran passed away July 12 at his home.