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Oakdale student reflects on duet with Carrie Underwood  KCRA Sacramento

An Oakdale High School student who got a chance to perform with music superstar Carrie Underwood spoke to KCRA about the thrilling experience. Watch the ...



Mustang Pride On Display At 125th Anniversary Event  Oakdale Leader

Coming off of a week which held multiple events to honor the school's notable anniversary, Owen shared the committee was more than pleased with both the ...



He doesn’t take time off. Oakdale sophomore Henry Porter wants it all  The Modesto Bee

He wakes up and either lifts weights or goes for a run. Then, Oakdale sophomore wrestler Henry Porter eats and goes to school, takes part in wrestling practice, ...



Dream It, Be It Career Support For Girls  Oakdale Leader

Local *service* organization Soroptimist International of Oakdale recently hosted its annual “Dream It, Be It” Career Support for Girls conference in the Oakdale ...



OUHS Reunion Celebrates 125 Years Over Three Days  Oakdale Leader

A 125th Reunion Celebration is currently being planned for Oakdale High School Alumni. The OUHS (Oakdale Union High School) Reunion event is being ...



Woman arrested in robberies of stores in Oakdale, Modesto  Modesto Bee

An Oakdale, California woman was arrested Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of two armed robberies in that city and a robbery in Modesto.



The Bee’s Football Rankings | Stanislaus District Top 5 Large, Medium, Small Schools  The Modesto Bee

Here are the rankings for the Modesto area football teams after the regular season concluded on Friday.



Oakdale teacher pleads to furnishing alcohol to a minor. Will she face jail time?  Modesto Bee

The Oakdale High School teacher who hosted a party last year during which alcohol was provided to minors, including one boy who suffered alcohol poisoning, ...



Oakdale puts up 49 points on Sonora. But it was a defender who shined for Mustangs.  The Modesto Bee

In front of a sea of red and yellow, Oakdale gave its fans plenty to cheer about during a 49-0 victory over rival Sonora on Friday. The win is the Mustangs' (1-0) ...



How Beyer girls soccer escaped in overtime to avoid a devastating playoff defeat  Modesto Bee

Beyer High School girls soccer beat Oakdale High School in the first round of the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division III playoffs on Wednesday, February 13, ...



JV, Freshman Football Mustangs Claim Victories  Oakdale Leader

It was a successful week for both the freshman and junior varsity Oakdale High School football teams. For the JV Mustangs, Friday night's road game against El ...



Oakdale Youth Basketball Sign-Ups  Oakdale Leader

A former Oakdale High School basketball coach (1999-2003) and assistant coach at Stanislaus State, Rien served as the head coach at Columbia College from ...



Cal Poly pulls scholarship of ex-Oakdale wrestler after video shows him shouting slur  The Modesto Bee

Cal Poly has rescinded the wrestling scholarship of Bronson Harmon, a former Oakdale High wrestler who signed a National Letter of Intent with the school in ...



Clean water crisis: Stanislaus County asks state to allow bottled water in hardship cases  Modesto Bee

Stanislaus County will ask the state to consider use of bottled water as a permanent alternative for small public water systems that are in violation of safe drinking ...



Oakdale High School teacher arrested after allegations of alcohol-fueled party  Modesto Bee

An Oakdale High School teacher has been arrested on charges she hosted a party over the weekend where juveniles were served alcohol.



OHS FFA Livestock Judging Team Crowned Champions  Oakdale Leader

Earlier this fall the team of four seniors, with one alternate and Ag Department Chair Isaac Robles, journeyed to the FFA National Competition where they earned ...



“Everything is buzzing right now.” Oakdale gears up for annual rodeo event  Modesto Bee

The 68th annual Oakdale Rodeo event is scheduled for this weekend in Oakdale, California. Some of the best Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association riders ...



Modesto man carjacked at home near Davis High. Suspects tracked to Oakdale.  The Modesto Bee

In a case that took Modesto police out to Oakdale in pursuit of the perpetrators, a resident of the Davis High School area was robbed outside his home ...



Kline Settles In As New Assistant Superintendent  Oakdale Leader

It's been 33 years since Dave Kline reported for a 'first day of school' at an Oakdale campus. The 1985 Oakdale High School alum, however, is back within the ...



Local Family Shares Long History In Community  Oakdale Leader

(Editor's Note: This is the second part of a special feature focusing on the Bianchi-Giovannoni family and its history in Oakdale; information was provided to The ...



Community Service Award Nominees In The Spotlight  Oakdale Leader

Several organizations are in the running, being considered for the Community *Service* Award to be presented through the Oakdale Chamber of Commerce at the ...



Health, Wellness Club Encourages Kindness  Oakdale Leader

This year, the club plans to host random Dude Be Nice events each month.



91 graduates of Fair View, Oakdale high schools faced challenges, persevered  Chico Enterprise-Record

CHICO — For a group of Fair View and Oakdale high schools students, the last four years have been a “journey filled with many difficulties, but, more importantly ...



Oakdale driver, 16, and her father killed in crash. Four others injured.  The Modesto Bee

An Oakdale dad and daughter were killed and four others suffered minor injuries in a head-on crash on Patterson Road near Riverbank, the California Highway ...



Calaveras JV netters place third at Oakdale Tournament  Calaveras Enterprise

The Calaveras High School junior varsity volleyball team took third in the gold bracket at the Oakdale Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 8 at Oakdale High School.



Teen hospitalized after drinking at party. Now, mom suing Oakdale school district  Modesto Bee

Oakdale Joint Unified School District is being sued by the family of a teen hospitalized after drinking alcohol at an Escalon house party reportedly hosted by a ...



Oakdale motorcyclist dies in crash on rural curve  The Modesto Bee

A 22-year-old Oakdale motorcyclist died after falling on a curve and sliding into the path of an oncoming vehicle Monday evening.



State-bound Oakdale High football team finds its spark on fourth downs  Modesto Bee

In playoff wins over Vista del Lago, Christian Brothers and Sutter, the Mustangs are 8 of 9 on fourth-down conversions, many inside their own 30-yard line.



Bronson Harmon: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Bronson Harmon, a star high school athlete, lost his wrestling scholarship at Cal Poly after a viral cell phone video blew up on the Internet of comments that he ...



No disrespect, coach: Former player stymies Sierra baseball coach's bid for No. 600.  Modesto Bee

Jack Thomson stuck on 599 career wins after an 8-2 loss in Oakdale, a team coached by a former player, Chris Henry.



Class Of 2012 – Where Are They Now?  Oakdale Leader

I'm always reflecting back on my time at Oakdale High School,” Cordoza noted. “A lot of my teachers at Oakdale definitely treated me with respect and had high ...



Oakdale junior spins a 'Webb' of softball success; Mustangs among the best in state.  Modesto Bee

Oakdale freshman pitcher Lexi Webb delivers to an East Union player in the first inning of a Valley Oak League contest on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Northgate ...



Nine schools coveted Oakdale's Nico Sarale. Who got him to sign on the dotted line?  Modesto Bee

The most sought-after football player in Oakdale High history has a new home. Nico Sarale has committed to UC Davis, one of three offensive lineman to sign ...



Candlelight Vigil For Gilstrap  Oakdale Leader

Members of the Class of 2010 are planning a candlelight vigil for Gilstrap for Friday evening, July 6 at the Oakdale Community Skate Park.



Local Digest: CCAL hoops race remains tight; section announces Model Coach winners  Modesto Bee

Five teams remain alive for a Central California Athletic League boys basketball title with only three games remain. Gregori High School and Turlock High ...



Stanislaus County CA second in state in youth deaths by gun  Sacramento Bee

In California, Stanislaus County ranks second in the state in number of child deaths by firearm in a study of data compiled by Gun Violence Archive, a nonprofit ...



Supporting Mahida For Hospital Board  Oakdale Leader

Dr. Mahida has that experience and connection to OVHD and our hometown.



Teacher cited after Oakdale teen passes out drunk at her house party  KCRA Sacramento

An Oakdale High School special education teacher was cited on misdemeanor charges after throwing a party where a high school boy was found passed out ...



Motorcycle Accident Claims Oakdale Man  Oakdale Leader

An early evening accident Monday, Aug. 20 resulted in the death of Troy Holder, 22, of Oakdale. The 2014 graduate of Oakdale High School was riding his 2015 ...



Student Loses Scholarship After Video Shows Him Shouting Slur At Protest  CBS Sacramento

OAKDALE (CBS13) — A star wrestler from Oakdale has had his athletic scholarship to college revoked after a video posted to social media showed him using a ...



All-District softball: Webb only a junior, but already one of the best to play for Oakdale.  The Modesto Bee

Lexie Webb is the picture of power and potential, a rare talent that can turn a game with a spinning fastball or mighty swing. The Oakdale High junior has been ...



Holiday Highway Tragedy Brings Community Together  Oakdale Leader

Charlie Gilstrap, 26, passed away late night Wednesday, July 4 as the result of a solo vehicle accident. A Friday night candlelight vigil, organized by several ...



Oakdale High volunteer arrested on suspicion of molesting student  Modesto Bee

A volunteer aide at Oakdale High School was arrested on suspicion of having sexual relations with a 15-year-old student.



95361: Home to the CIF Division III-A state champion Oakdale Mustangs  Modesto Bee

Will Semone and the vaunted Wing-T offense continued their assault on high school defenses in the postseason and Oakdale returned an interception for a ...



7 top 3 three finishes at 18th annual Stanislaus County Meet  The Tracy Press

The Patterson High track and field team finished off their week by participating in the 18th annual Stanislaus County Meet held at Joe Debely Stadium at Turlock ...



Girl Scout cookie fans in Stanislaus County: Your day has arrived  Modesto Bee

It's Girl Scout cookie time, Stanislaus County. For the third straight year the Girl Scouts Heart of Central California have held the Mega Cookie Drop at the ...



Dairy Producers Begin Search For Royalty  Oakdale Leader

Contestants must meet the following requirements: Be at least 17 years old by the date of the contest and not over 21 years of age by contest date; be unmarried; ...



Tuesday Night Crash Claims Two Lives  Oakdale Leader

An Oakdale father and daughter died in a Tuesday evening accident along Patterson Road, west of Langworth Road between Oakdale and Riverbank. The Aug.



Star wrestler loses scholarship after making anti-gay slur during protest  CBS News

A star wrestler in California lost his college scholarship after video posted to social media showed him using an anti-gay slur at political rally last month, CBS ...



Quaccia built like Paul Bunyan, but impact at Oakdale no tall tale  Modesto Bee

With an offense powered by three all-conference linemen, trained by former Stanford star and NFL draft pick Zack Quaccia, Oakdale (12-2) charges into ...



Oakdale Kids Bring Local Family Fruit Stand To Life  Oakdale Leader

According to their mother, Amy, the fun slowly morphed into a business for her children when they posted some free range eggs for sale to social media.



DeLong Tournament putting top boys water polo players to the test  The Modesto Bee

The DeLong boys water polo tournament, featuring the top teams from the San Joaquin Valley and Oregon, opened play at various sites in and around Modesto, ...



Final Quarter: High School Football Scores  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

Live Scores are powered by you, the fans! Download the ScoreStream app today to share your team scores, photos and more with fellow fans in real time!



Oakdale mother tells teens about losing her daughter to distracted driving  Modesto Bee

Oakdale teen Amanda Clark survived a crash that occurred while she was texting and driving. A year later, almost to the day, a second crash killed her.



At 6-4, 260 pounds, Bee’s No. 3 returning football player can’t hide from spotlight  Modesto Bee

Nico Sarale's ability to push people around the football field has put him in a difficult light. The spotlight. The highly-touted Oakdale High offensive lineman ...



Cassidy Jensen and Tanner Combs married in Newport Beach LDS Temple  Idaho State Journal

Cassidy Jensen, daughter of Randy and Kristen Jensen of American Falls, was married to Tanner Combs, son of Carl and Brenda Combs, Oakdale, CA on June ...



Soft-spoken Oakdale football players leave mark on Lions coaches  Modesto Bee

Downey coach Jeremy Plaa has come to know this about Oakdale High School football players: They're quiet and attentive, yet powerful and punishing.



Farm system: Oakdale softball’s success starts at the youth level  Modesto Bee

Like the back-breaking work of a farmer, Larry Loger has turned the Oakdale High School softball program into a regional power by seeding the pot.



Free food for Vets Day? Past, present military can find it at Modesto-area eateries  The Modesto Bee

Free and discounted meals are being offered to past and present military *service* members this Sunday and Monday. A look at who is offering what in the Central ...



Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...



Accidental gunfire injures trainee at Oakdale shooting range  Modesto Bee

A man was injured Sunday morning when he shot himself while holstering his gun at a shooting range.



Your guide to the Oakdale Rodeo this week  Modesto Bee

The Cowboy Capital of the World is, once again, ready for its close-up.



Football teams from one-horse towns converge at Corral for NorCal bowl  Modesto Bee

While cities and towns across the state combat growth with new schools, Sutter and Oakdale live in a vacuum. By design, they are one-horse towns. With only ...



Patterson drops first dual meet in CCC to El Capitan  The Tracy Press

Traversing new territory in the Central California Conference, the Patterson High wrestling team hosted their first dual meet ever in the CCC on Dec. 11 at Dave ...



Man dies in fiery crash involving three big rigs on Interstate 5 near Gustine  The Modesto Bee

A 66-year-old Downey, California, man died in a fiery crash late Tuesday involving three big rigs on Interstate 5 near Gustine. The wreck stalled traffic through ...



Carjacking victim tells of experience, of being told, ‘I’m gonna shoot you in the face’  The Sacramento Bee

Modesto resident Michael Ross couldn't give police much of a description of the four males who carjacked him Wednesday. His vision was obscured by the gun ...



Hackbarth Twins Thankful For Opportunity At Arizona State  Oakdale Leader

Following their graduation from Oakdale High School in 2016 twins Maddi and Kindra Hackbarth headed to Fresno State to play softball for the Bulldogs.



Leslie “Rusty” Silva  The Turlock Journal

Rusty, as everyone knew him, was born October 4, 1949 in Stockton, CA the only child of Leo and Betty Silva. .



Sonora Wildcats clamped down by the Ripon Indians  Union Democrat

Two games into the 2018-19 football season, the Sonora High School Wildcats have failed to score any points. Cut down by the Ripon High School Indians ...



All-District water polo: Oakdale’s Stender MVP for third straight season  Modesto Bee

Shelby Stender of Oakdale High School and Zach Scudder of Ripon High School are pictured on Wednesday afternoon (01-14-15) in Ripon, CA. The two are ...



Cheating death – Oakdale, MJC star thankful to be alive  Modesto Bee

Spencer Thomas doesn't remember anything about Nov. 5, the day his heart stopped beating.



Oakdale football team has history of strong season finishes  Modesto Bee

Even after three years on the varsity, Oakdale High School quarterback Adam Olsen is susceptible to a midseason malaise.



Oakdale teen who mowed lawns for date money turns away from pot  Modesto Bee

Cody Mitschelen is a different boy these days – happier, less agitated, his mother says.



All-District Water Polo: Ripon’s Scudder is Boys Water Polo Player of the Year  Modesto Bee

Shelby Stender of Oakdale High School and Zach Scudder of Ripon High School are pictured on Jan. 14 in Ripon. The two are the Stanislaus District Players of ...



Estrada, Wood Marry In Outdoor Ceremony  Oakdale Leader

Nicholas H. Estrada of Oakdale and Danika C. Wood of Torrance were wed May 27 during an outdoor ceremony in Paso Robles, followed by an evening ...



Community rallies to rebuild Oakdale Children’s Play Park  Modesto Bee

The question of what Oakdale residents would do if they had a hammer was answered definitively this past week. Several hundred volunteers came out to help ...



Community leaders celebrate removal of deadly, ugly Dennett Dam in Modesto  The Sacramento Bee

Community leaders on Thursday gathered along the shore of the Tuolumne River in Modesto, California, to celebrate the removal of Dennett Dam, an eyesore ...



Spring Primer: It’s almost playoff season but league titles still need to be decided  Modesto Bee

As we get ready to end April, spring sports playoffs are about to start. Before we see who will make the playoffs, league titles in baseball and softball are still wide ...



Rodeo riders lose bid for physical education exemption as cheerleading advances  EdSource

High school rodeo riders who stood to be exempted from state physical education requirements have lost that possibility, at least for the 2015 legislative year, ...



Nuno qualifies for Manteca council race  Manteca Bulletin

Jose Nuno — housing advocate and Manteca Planning Commission member — is now official candidate for the Manteca City Council.



Hats Off to Larry  The Sheet

Friends pay tribute to Larry Johnston Larry Johnston was an adventurer. He was known for his boundless energy, generosity and left-field thinking. He could see ...



Hackley sisters qualify for AAU Junior Olympics | Patterson Irrigator Youth Sports  The Tracy Press

Running has become a habit for Diyana and Larissa Hackley. The two Patterson residents have dedicated their spare time the last three years to the sport of ...



She survived her first distracted driving accident – but not her second  Modesto Bee

Oakdale teen Amanda Clark's phone conversation came to an abrupt end when her Chevrolet Trailblazer rolled three times before landing on its roof. She'd run ...



Atwater twins win national FFA titles  Modesto Bee

Twins from Atwater FFA both won national competitions at the group's convention in Indianapolis.



50th OAA dinner salutes end of an era at SOS Club  Modesto Bee

The grainy film at the 50th Outstanding Athlete Awards Dinner beamed Rick Barry's pride. Scooter Barry, the oldest of Rick's five basketball-playing sons, netted ...



Man shot at Oakdale market where two were slain in 2012  Modesto Bee

At the same Oakdale market where two people were shot and killed last year, a man was shot in an altercation Thursday morning that police suspect was ...



California holds out – state wrestling meet remains old-school  Modesto Bee

The Stanislaus District sends 30 wrestlers to the 45th CIF State Wrestling Championships, considered to be the nation's toughest high school meet, Friday and ...



What’s going on in the Modesto region? A lot, here’s a look  Modesto Bee

Gallo Repertory Company presents the comedy. 7:30 p.m. April 13-14, 2 p.m April 15. $12-$20. MSO: NIGHTS IN THE GARDENS OF SPAIN ▫ April 13-14 ...



Modesto woman passes out. What hospital staff found led to the rescue of her roommates  Merced Sun-Star

Quick follow-up by hospital staff tending to one woman who had passed out led to the rescue of four other people, Modesto officials said. Firefighters rescued ...



Oakdale’s triple-threat backfield has Mustangs running toward a section title  Modesto Bee

It's said that there's strength in numbers, and you'll get no argument about that from Oakdale High School running backs Frankie Trent, Brock Whiting and Darus ...



Proposed legislation would grant high school rodeo riders PE exemption  EdSource

Updated June 18 with legislative changes and clarifications from the office of Sen. Jean Fuller. High school freshman Jenna Culotta, 14, has a cowboy hat, a bay ...



Modesto-area camps, clinics and tryouts for May 18, 2017  Modesto Bee

BATTING LESSONS Private and team instruction with certified hitting coach Greg Young; more than 25 years of experience and MLB-trained. Infield, outfield and ...



Accident claims life of Turlock police chief's stepson  Modesto Bee

The stepson of Turlock Police Chief Robert Jackson was killed in a car accident Tuesday afternoon.



‘Can’t believe I didn’t do it sooner’: Prep football coach hires female assistants  Modesto Bee

Three years ago, Hilmar football coach Frank Marques brought on three girls to be offensive assistants, relaying formations and plays to the offense. “They're ...



At 38, veteran Miguel Olivo still hopes to catch on with Giants  Sacramento Bee

Miguel Olivo could have retired years ago. Instead, he drives 80 miles to his job in West Sacramento, then back to his home in Oakdale after just a few hours of ...



Man dies from West Nile virus in Stanislaus County  Modesto Bee

A 74-year-old man has died from the West Nile virus, Stanislaus County health officials announced Monday morning.



Cowboy Christmas and other fairs coming up in Modesto, surrounding areas  Modesto Bee

Several communities in the Modesto and Mother Lode regions kick off Christmas this weekend and next, including Oakdale with its Cowboy Christmas Craft Fair.



Taking a look back at sports in 2017 | Patterson Irrigator Sports  The Tracy Press

2017 is coming to a close, and with the New Year in sight, it is time to reflect on what has been an interesting year in Patterson athletics.



Monday Q&A: Riverbank coach vows all-weather track will be one of best  Modesto Bee

Monte Wood coaches track and field and cross country at Riverbank High School and helped develop the $1.8 million project to build an all-weather track at the ...



Father of Beyer tennis star plans to appeal loss in section final  Modesto Bee

The Sac-Joaquin Section Division I singles final that was settled with three sets last Friday may not be over. The father of former section champion Ryan Lewis of ...



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