The Oakdale Stampede youth football teams held their regular season finale on Saturday, Oct. 30 at The Corral. Three of the Stampede clubs punched their ticket to the 2015 playoffs. The rookies, junior varsity and varsity teams all advanced to the playoffs and will host the Turlock Bulldogs on Saturday, Nov. 7. In the regular season finale, Oakdale junior varsity knocked off the Modesto Broncos 33-6. Touchdowns by Zeke Saffer and Kyle Redding helped the Stampede take the win. The peewee team fell 27-14 and the varsity took a 44-6 defeat.
Thirty years ago this month, document forger Mark Hofmann killed two innocent people in order to cover up his unraveling scheme of fraud and deception. The whole sordid mess has been the subject of a slew of books and articles, but imagine if Hollywood had come calling and asked Hofmann to tell his side of the story.
November 01, 2015|
Most eighth-graders are not proficient in geography, a new report by the U.S. Government Accounting Office finds, with just 24 percent of eighth-graders “proficient” in geography in the 2014 National Assessment of Educational Progress scores.
October 30, 2015|
Halloween is a time for watching movies dealing with suspense, thrills and ghosts. These five classic films from the 1930s and 1940s can speed up heart rates without offending content-conscious viewers, and each movie listed is appropriate for those 12 and older. As always, films are listed by year, not by spine-tingling potential.
October 29, 2015|