Next court date set for Subway rape suspect

Ed Gebing, Editor-In-Chief
April 22, 2014

At the most recent arraignment hearing for rape suspect Kenneth Anderson, who is accused of violently beating and raping his Subway co-worker, he talked briefly with his criminal defense lawyer Linda Parisi, before she asked the judge for more time. During his most recent appearance Anderson was shackled... Read more »

ARC student grabbed and threatened with knife on nature trail near campus


Melissa Hurtado, News Editor
April 21, 2014

A woman was grabbed and threatened with a knife while walking on the Arcade Creek Nature Trail near the American River College campus at approximately 10:30 a.m. today. The suspect was riding a bicycle when he grabbed the victim’s arm, pulled out a knife from his pocket and told her not to say anything.   The... Read more »

Election winners react to their campaign posters being defaced

Barbara Harvey, John Ferrannini, Scene Editor, Staff Writer
April 21, 2014

A campaign poster belonging to Associated Student Body Student Senate Director of Finance and newly elected Student Senate President Jorge Riley was defaced recently with the words “Prop 8” written in pencil, appearing next to a list of Riley’s proposals. Riley was unaware of the damage until... Read more »

Unofficial results for the ASB and Student Trustee election are in


Melissa Hurtado, News Editor
April 10, 2014

Jorge Riley will be next year’s Student Senate president according to the unofficial Associated Student Body election results. Riley, currently the Student Senate director of finance, won with 213 votes, beating out two other Student Senate members who ran for the position. Current Student Senate Vice... Read more »

Students get to know ASB and Student Trustee candidates at the forums

Omba Kipuke is running for the position of Los Rios Student Trustee.

Ed Gebing, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 9, 2014

Elections for the Associated Student Body student leaders and Student Trustee are underway. Students can vote until 11:30 p.m. through their eServices account. At the forums held April 1-2 in the student center, the candidates were able present their platforms and answer student questions. The rainy... Read more »

Court date set for suspect in the sexual assault incident at a Subway


Ed Gebing, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 8, 2014

At an appearance earlier today in the Sacramento County Main Jail, Subway rape suspect Kenneth Anderson’s court stay was brief. Anderson was brought into court and talked to a representative from his lawyer’s office who asked for the court date to be moved to April 22. The court granted the request.... Read more »

ASB talks about sexual assault awareness in latest meeting


John Ferrannini, Staff Writer
April 8, 2014

Thursday’s meeting of the Associated Student Body Student Senate was dominated by discussion of what to do about the sexual assaults happening in the area. Sgt. Mike Olson of the Los Rios Police Department and American River College Vice President of Administrative Services Raymond Di Guilio answered... Read more »

Students can vote for ASB student leaders and Student Trustee starting Tuesday

Derek Thomas is running for Vice President of ASB for the 2014-2015 school year.

John Ferrannini, Staff Writer
April 7, 2014

Voting for the Student Trustee and Associate Student Body leaders for the upcoming school year begins tomorrow. Students can vote for candidates online through their eServices accounts from 7 a.m to 11:30 p.m. tomorrow and Wednesday. Leaders have been campaigning for the last week by hanging up posters... Read more »

Student journalists from the Current receive several awards at statewide convention

Ed Gebing, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 7, 2014

The American River Current is proud to recognize the achievements of its talented and hard-working student journalists, who achieved recognition at the statewide convention of community college student journalists April 3-6 in Burbank, Calif. Jeff Gonzales, former editor-in-chief of the Current and president... Read more »

ASB and student Trustee candidates talk policy in forum

John Ferrannini, Staff Writer
April 2, 2014

Bringing American River College students together was the talk at the first of two candidate forums for Associated Student Body representative and for the Los Rios student trustee that took place noon Tuesday in the Student Center. “I’m a community person and I like bringing people together,”... Read more »

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