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Solano students receive work-ready recognition

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FAIRFIELD — Twenty-seven local high school students have been recognized for completing the Work-Ready! Certification program.

“We are proud of our students for their dedication to furthering their skill set in preparation for work and post-secondary education,” Superintendent of Schools Lisette Estrella-Henderson said in a statement. “We are grateful for our continued partnership with our school districts and local chambers and for the support of area businesses. This is truly a collaborative endeavor.”

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2 local women among first to earn Eagle Scout honors

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FAIRFIELD — Solano County is now home to two female Eagle Scouts.

Both started out in Girl Scouts who joined Venture Scouts and Boy Scouts in 2019, giving them a mere two years to do their Eagle Scout projects.

Isabella Guerra, 19, of Fairfield, and Kaitlin O’Donnell, 19, of Vallejo, are among the first group of almost 1,000 young women to earn the rank.

They co-founded the local all-female Troop 818. The goddess Athena is their patrol designation – a primarily purple emblem. The troop number was chosen to honor Aug. 18, 1920, the day women got the right to vote.

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California pastor Davidson to be nominated for Pastors’ Conference president

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Greg Davidson, pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Vacaville, Calif., will be nominated for president of the 2022 SBC Pastors’ Conference. Bruce Chesser, pastor of First Baptist Church of Hendersonville, Tenn., announced his intention to make the nomination in an email to Baptist Press.

The nomination, made May 13, will take place Monday, June 14 as part of the pastors’ track during the Send Conference in Nashville that precedes the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) annual meeting at the Music City Center.

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Fairfield Police Complete Mother’s Day Flower Deliveries After Driver Accused Of DUI

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FAIRFIELD (CBS SF) – Fairfield police officers ensured Mothers’ Day bouquets would make it to their destinations, after a floral delivery driver was arrested for suspected DUI, police said.

Officers said on social media Sunday afternoon that the driver was involved in a collision and was subsequently arrested for allegedly driving under the influence.

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Vacaville Man Who Designed Star Wars Biker Scout Costume Honored By Cosplayers At Funeral

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VACAVILLE (CBS13) – May the 4th is a well-known and celebrated day for those with affection for all things Star Wars, but this year is different for some who are celebrating the storied saga.

What may seem a long time ago in a city not too far, far, away, Ira Keeler became one with the force; designing a cherished costume in the Star Wars franchise.

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