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Honoring those who gave all

Photo by Debra DeAngelo


Local Boy Scouts prepare to raise the American flag to half-mast at Memorial Day Services, held at the Winters Cemetery on Monday, May 25. From left are William Bess, Ka’eo Drumright, Elden Maynard, Kendall Maynard (behind) and Mitchell Stewart.

 

 

Shell game

Downtown
businesses switch
to new locations, more to come


By DEBRA DeANGELO
Express editor
Winters residents must have a quick eye and good memory to keep up with all the location changes of several downtown businesses, many tied to the demolition of four Railroad Avenue buildings (two down, two to go) in preparation for a new downtown hotel. But, other changes are happening as well, and anyone who has been out of town for a couple of months may be scratching his/her head to figure out where everybody went.
As the walls of the buildings at 318 and 314 Railroad Avenue came tumbling down, and images of Cody’s Market Place and JJ’s Saloon faded into collective memory in April, the Winters Chamber of Commerce left its spot at 312-A Railroad Avenue (it had only been there since September) and relocated to 18 Main Street. The Chamber is subleasing some floor space from realtor Jean DeLeonardi, who opened her real estate office at that spot (formerly Zoily clothing boutique) in May. . . .

 

 

The Winters Express will be closing for a few days. No phones. We hope to be open on Monday.

Charley

 

 




Sammy Gonzales turns a double play during the Winters High School varsity baseball teams’ second round playoff win over visiting Colusa on May 19.

 

 

 

Warriors win section championship

Ingles wins
11th section title


By ERIC LUCERO
Express sports

It’s been nine years since the Winters High School varsity baseball team has won a Northern Section title, but the drought is now over. On Saturday, May 23, the Warriors traveled to Butte College for the third straight season, but this time pulled off a 4-3 victory over Pierce High School to win the CIF Northern Section Division IV Championship.
The last time the Warriors won the section crown was in 2006 when they defeated Anderson 9-2. The last time the Warriors won the football and the baseball section championship in the same school year was in 1994-95. The first time it was done was in the 1981-82 school year. . . .

 

 

 


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