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Tragedy triumphantly transformed

By Cheryl Senn At a recent Sanger Unified School District (SUSD) school board meeting, I saw how a family who experienced a great tragedy and loss was able to overcome an emotional obstacle and become triumphant.  During the recognition portion ...

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Try something new in the new year

By Cheryl Senn The clock struck midnight and just like that it is a new year and a new decade. With the new year upon us, what better way to celebrate than to try something new. Brian Tracy once said,”You ...

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Learning to give back

By Cheryl Senn While attending the recent Sanger Rotary Senior Christmas Luncheon, I watched over 20 Sanger High School (SHS) Interact Club members volunteering right along side the Sanger Rotarians. I asked the SHS Interact Club Advisor, Ronnie Scott, why ...

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Focus on family fun

By Cheryl Senn If you have been around Sanger the past couple of weeks, you would have noticed a lot of opportunities to participate in fun family events. The Sanger Chamber of Commerce and the City of Sanger were focused ...

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For the town

By Anahi Jaramillo Stadium lights are on full blast. You’re looking at the faces of your teammates as they’re breathless, with desperation in their eyes to win this game. Then you look towards the stands, in hopes of finding a ...

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A serving of Thanksgiving

By Cheryl Senn It seems like everyone is cooking and serving some variation on the traditional Thanksgiving meal these past few days. Everyone is focused on Thanksgiving and the traditional food items which comprise the meal. I attended the HOPE ...

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Fall at last

By Cheryl Senn So, is this what Fall feels like? I was beginning to wonder. It still felt like summer with temperatures in the 80’s up until the last week. The leaves on some trees were beginning to change color. ...

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Coach needed

By Cheryl Senn “The interesting thing about coaching is that you have to trouble the comfortable, and comfort the troubled.”– Ric Charlesworth, Hockey “Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching?”-Anonymous. At the recent varsity football game versus San Joaquin Memorial, the lead ...

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No other bond like Apache athletes with family and friends

By Cheryl Senn Anyone who attends a Friday night football game in Sanger knows the Sanger Apache fans show up. The Apache Fans are a special kind of fan. Apache fans are devoted and loyal and loud. Kevin Renbarger once ...

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Simply be there

By Cheryl Senn A simple touch to let someone know you are there to support them can make all the difference. During the recent Sanger Fire and Police Department Open House, the Sanger Fire Department (SFD) gave a Burn Room ...

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