Crossroads Grace Community Church is conducting a back-to-school backpack drive through Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) and Manteca Unified schools to help families in need prepare their kids for school.
MURPHYS - The Steve Miller Band is playing the Ironstone Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 31, at 7 p.m. Tickets can be purchased on line at http://www.ticketmaster.com. To charge tickets by phone, please, call (800) 745-3000. Tickets are also available at all Ticketmaster Outlets. Lawn tickets are available at Black Oak Casino. On the day of the show tickets to that show will be available on site at the Ironstone box office.
RIPON - Retired Neil Hafley School principal Joe Wickham was released from a Modesto hospital earlier this week and is reportedly recuperating at his Ripon home after a boating mishap last week in Lake Don Pedro.
OAKDALE - The Oakdale Cowboy Museum will be celebrating the 7th Annual National Day of the Cowboy on Saturday, July 23, with a gathering focused on the ranching cowboy, dubbed "A Touch of the Old West."