Fred Gladdis

Long shadow at life’s end

Justice can be swift and severe, as this pigeon found out the hard way. It served as a snack for an eagle-eyed hawk, who feasted on the bird’s carcass on a lower roof at the new Yolo County Courthouse last Thursday. Enterprise photographer Fred Gladdis spotted the bird of prey from a window on the fifth […]

November 11, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Navy aviation mechanic soars to new heights

Not many students who graduate from Davis schools choose to enlist in the military. However, when both grandfathers, your dad and your older sister have joined, the odds are likely to go up.

“As far as I know, there has been at least one member from every generation of my family that has served,” said Shelby Hurley (née Brackett), a 2011 Davis High School graduate. Hurley is an aviation electrician’s mate in the U.S. Navy.

“I remember her senior year when she announced to me that she would be joining the Navy once she graduated,” said Angelo Moreno, DHS music teacher and orchestra director. “She was so full of excitement and anticipation for the future.”

Trick or treat!

Davis youngsters ages 10 and younger and their parents are invited to visit downtown Davis businesses on the Treat Trail, from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31. What a way to start your Halloween celebration! Recent years have featured many creative costumes, including the Ghostbusters, a NASA astronaut, a Laundromat, a camouflaged guerrilla and an […]

October 22, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

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