After the holiday season comes the annual spare-change scramble. Having spent so much on gifts and travel, you may be looking at your bank account with a bit of alarm and hysteria. Don’t get too stressed, though — you don’t have to make drastic lifestyle changes to survive. It’s surprisingly easy to save a few dollars here and there; and those dollars quickly add up.
December 31, 2015|
Charles served in the US Army, he was a farmer, and his hobbies included: fishing and spending time with his wife, Felicia, in Mexico. A viewing will be held 3p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 6 and a service will take place Thursday, January 7, 10 a.m. at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F Street.
Felicia was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, housewife, and beautician. Her hobbies included: fishing, painting, archery, and spending time with her husband, Charles, in Mexico. A viewing will be held 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 6 and a service will take place Thursday, January 7, 10 a.m. at Oakdale Memorial Chapel, 830 West F Street.
Joan Derby Cushman, 88, passed away on November 1, 2015 at her home in Oakdale, CA. Joan was predeceased by her husband of almost 60 years, John Brookman Cushman and her daughter Elizabeth Ghent Cushman. Joan and John raised their children in Simi Valley, CA. She had been in Oakdale for 30 years.
As part of its mission to save lives, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is informing people about several new laws signed by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. during the 2015 legislative session. These new laws apply specifically to various aspects of roadway safety.
Oakdale Junior High will host the Third Annual Royal Rams Competition on Friday, Jan. 8 at Magnolia Auditorium. The show starts at 5:30 p.m. and admission is $5 per person. A total of 27 Teams, encompassing 54 eighth grade students, will compete in the categories of fitness, formal wear and famous couples. Awards are given by category as well as overall top three winners. Proceeds from the event benefit the eighth graduation Six Flags Marine World Trip.
Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ: OVLY), recently announced that Edward Vassallo has joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Credit Officer. He will be based out of the Bank's Oakdale headquarters.
The American Red Cross launched a massive relief response across multiple states in the wake of the deadly storms which have been hammering communities across most of the country since before the Christmas holiday.
Hope everyone had a happy time at Christmas. The Shearer's went to Jamestown to the Hickey side of the family to celebrate. Lots of nephews, niece, grand nephews and their families were there. The next day they went to Modesto for their great-great granddaughter's second birthday. On Sunday the rest of the family gathered at the ranch and celebrated Christmas. Your reporter is ready for a rest.
December 30, 2015|
Mary Sue Shearer
|Knights Ferry News
Looking forward to New Year's Eve 2015 ... It is time to say goodbye to 2015, all the good and all the not so good! Here in Valley Home we have had so many good things happen. 2015 brought Mr. Tom Price to Valley Home School as school superintendent. Mr. Price brought a spirit of working together, of respect for each and every person, be it a student, parent, or community member; your thoughts, opinions, and actions count with Superintendent Price. Thank you, Mr. Price!
December 30, 2015|
|Valley Home News