Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00 am
Although the rural town of Clements about 12 miles east of Lodi hasn’t been hit hard by crime at local ranches, law enforcement authorities gave advice to residents on how to avoid being a crime victim.
Sunday, November 10, 2013 6:13 pm
Public safety issues will be addressed by representatives from the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s and District Attorney’s offices at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Clements fire station, 18901 Highway 88 at Mackville Road.
Thursday, April 26, 2012 12:00 am
Like cats, the Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce seems to have nine lives. The business organization was rescued from the dead in 2006 when Timothy Fowler became its president and Cynthia Haynes its chief executive officer.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011 3:14 pm
The proposed 2011-12 fiscal year budget for the Clements Rural
Fire Protection District is available for public review.
Friday, July 22, 2011 12:00 am
Due to a lack of sponsors to contribute money for the event, the
Clements Stampede Rodeo Committee decided to cancel its annual
rodeo scheduled for Sept. 10.
Stampede committee members held 20 meetings during a 13-month
period to organize the event, and they are saddened that they are
unable to move forward this year, according to committee secretary
Linda Fields Stiehr.
Saturday, May 7, 2011 12:00 am
The Visionary Institute of Math and Science Education Group's
board of directors requested local consultant Jack Bray contact the
Lodi Unified School District Board of Education regarding its
intention to submit a charter petition for an elementary charter
school for the visual and performing arts in collaboration with the
Valley Sierra California Arts Project.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 12:00 am
The San Joaquin County Planning Commission approved a use permit
to allow a 25,000-square-foot stable for up to 20 horses in
Clements on Thursday night. Commissioners voted 3-0 to approve the
Saturday, April 23, 2011 12:00 am
Jeanne Vetter began her teaching career at Clements Elementary
School alongside Highway 88 more than 50 years ago — before it ever
joined Lodi Unified School District.
The small schoolhouse has been a part of the community for more
than twice that length of time, but at the end of this school year,
its doors will be forever closed.
The Lodi school board voted 6-0 Tuesday to shutter the tiny
rural campus and move its 60 students to Lockeford School. That
campus, roughly four miles away, has been upgraded with
kindergarten classrooms and a new playground.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 12:00 am
The San Joaquin County Planning Commission will consider a use
permit to allow a 25,000-square-foot stable for up to 20 horses on
Thursday, April 14, 2011 5:09 pm
Charges against Robert Mehrten, the Clements resident accused of
robbing the Bank of the West on East Highway 88 in Lockeford in
January, have been dropped, according to a spokesperson for the San
Joaquin Superior Court.
Thursday, April 7, 2011 12:00 am
Lodi Unified School District trustees appear poised to save
$91,272 by closing Clements School and moving kindergartners to
nearby Lockeford School next year, but weren’t ready to move
forward with closures of other small schools Tuesday.
Monday, March 21, 2011 12:00 am
A vehicle hit a pedestrian at about 11 p.m. Saturday at Highway
88 and Mackville Road in Clements, according to the Clements Rural