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Celebrate Older Americans Month

With Memorial Day on the horizon, May is the perfect month to honor and celebrate the number of past and current older adults who have contributed to the success of the United States. They have experienced hardships during the Great Depression; they have fought for our freedom during World War I, World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War; they have marched with Martin Luther King, Jr.; and they have lived through dozens of national tragedies.

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Caffeinated creations

Coffee drinkers, rejoice! Located at Cedar and Herndon avenues, Kauffy Shop is a gem in northeast Fresno. In May 1998, owner Ron Loza opened the coffee shop as Caffe E Via.

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Hiba Mirza named Clovis Community College President’s Medal Graduate

Hiba Mirza was honored as Clovis Community College’s 2017 President’s Medal Graduate at the commecement ceremony Friday. The President’s award is given to a student who has demonstrated leadership at the college, given back to the college and community and still maintained high academic achievement during their time at Clovis Community College.

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Clovis Senior in the Spotlight: Stuart Eggleston Tanner

I was born in a boys’ reform school in July 1925; yes, actually born there. My parents were Colonel A.E. and Janet Tanner. Ferris School, in Marshallton, Wilmington, Delaware, was a state project. My father was hired as superintendent and transformed the reform school into a military academy.

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Imogene Pruitt Zimmerman

I was born on June 17, 1933 in Colorado City, Texas. My parents were from the south. Dad was born in Jackson, Mississippi and Mom was born in Sulphur Springs, Texas.

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Thinking about going in the Kings River? Think again.

Portions of the Kings River will be closed for Memorial Day weekend and indefinitely after. Sheriff Margaret Mims made the safety announcement Wednesday and Jeff Nowlin, who's been coming to the river for 20 years, reiterated the dangers while pointing out how high and fast the river is moving these days.
Eric Paul Zamora EZamora@fresnobee.com
Thinking about going in the Kings River? Think again. 0:59

Thinking about going in the Kings River? Think again.

Kings River closed because of churning, ice-cold waters 0:40

Kings River closed because of churning, ice-cold waters

Fiery truck crash closes highways 99 and 152 0:35

Fiery truck crash closes highways 99 and 152

Edison students find political bias for sites blocked on Fresno Unified internet servers 1:20

Edison students find political bias for sites blocked on Fresno Unified internet servers