Headlines in History - Aug. 4, 2022
From the files of The Shafter Press
Last updated 8/2/2022 at 7:54pm
20 years ago: Aug. 28, 2002
One of Shafter's busiest intersections got a new 4-way stop light added at the intersection of James Street and Lerdo Highway.
40 years ago: Aug. 4, 1982
Wasco rose company Jackson & Perkins promoted Shafter resident Fidel Gomez to foreman, and Wasco resident Jessie Vega became the new irrigation supervisor. Jackson & Perkins was one the country's top rose-growing companies.
--Compiled by Erica Soriano