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EU’s bulldog on the sideline

Bulldogs don’t belong in a catbird seat, so East Union defensive coordinator Jason Stock’s decision to leave the press box should come as no surprise.

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Posted: sep. 16, 2014 1:54 a.m. | | EU’s bulldog on the sideline Comments 0 Comments

Extra duty for Buff responsible for extra points

The two-point conversion has long been the nemesis of Manteca High football coach Eric Reis.

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Posted: sep. 09, 2014 5:58 a.m. | | Extra duty for Buff responsible for extra points Comments 0 Comments

HITCHCOCK ON FIRE

He bounced near the starting line — wrists wrapped, hands covered in powder. The entire arena bounced along with him.

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Posted: sep. 02, 2014 12:06 a.m. | | HITCHCOCK ON FIRE Comments 0 Comments

Brush with greatness, tragedy

I had every reason in the world to take in everything that South Florida had to offer.

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Posted: aug. 26, 2014 11:40 p.m. | | Brush with greatness, tragedy Comments 0 Comments

Manteca, Oakdale get head start on rivalry

The stakes just keep getting higher and higher for the football programs at Manteca and Oakdale high schools.

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Posted: aug. 26, 2014 1:29 a.m. | | Manteca, Oakdale get head start on rivalry Comments 0 Comments

Dixon gets dramatic Sonoma IndyCar win; Power is 10th

SONOMA — Scott Dixon patiently stalked race leaders Graham Rahal and Mike Conway over the closing laps of Sunday’s GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma before blowing by Conway with just three laps to go in the 85-lap race to capture his second Verizon IndyCar win of the season.

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Posted: aug. 24, 2014 10:26 p.m. | | Dixon gets dramatic Sonoma IndyCar  win; Power is 10th  Comments 0 Comments

Manteca’s season opener moved

Manteca was supposed to help break in Levi’s Stadium next Friday, Aug. 29.

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Posted: aug. 23, 2014 12:03 a.m. | | Manteca’s season opener moved Comments 0 Comments

Hoping for early fall, rain

The other day while driving home from work I saw a truck towing a trailer with a couple snow mobiles on it. 

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Posted: aug. 22, 2014 1:29 a.m. | | Hoping for early fall, rain Comments 0 Comments

Perhaps NJ Gov. Christie should issue a pardon

I recently got an email forwarding an article about a woman from Pennsylvania who appears to be in the process of being railroaded into prison by the justice system in New Jersey.

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Posted: aug. 17, 2014 10:55 p.m. | | Perhaps NJ Gov. Christie should issue a pardon Comments 0 Comments

Karts owned the streets of Modesto

The sounds of high revving go-karts continued all weekend long on the temporary street circuit in the heart of downtown Modesto at the inaugural Save Mart Supermarkets Modesto Grand Prix for the Superkarts! USA SummerNationals.

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Posted: aug. 03, 2014 9:59 p.m. | | Karts owned the streets of Modesto Comments 0 Comments

Throwback: using a black powder replica

If you’ve never shot black powder guns before you ought to give it a try. It transports you back in time as you pour the powder down the barrel, drop the lead ball or shot in and tamp it down with a ramrod You had to let the smoke cloud blow away before you could see if you hit your target! 

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Posted: jul. 27, 2014 11:14 p.m. | | Throwback: using a black  powder replica Comments 0 Comments

Doss wins Sunnyvalley Smoked Meats 125

Using his front row starting position to maximum advantage, Upper Lake’s Jeremy Doss was able to snatch the early lead in Saturday’s Spears Manufacturing SRL Southwest Tour Sunnyvalley Smoked Meats 125 at the Stockton 99 Speedway where he spent the rest of the race fending off multiple challengers to earn the checkered flag.

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Posted: jul. 27, 2014 11:05 p.m. | | Doss wins Sunnyvalley Smoked Meats 125 Comments 0 Comments

Value of life jackets

Life jackets are one of the most valuable pieces of equipment on a boat, but lot of owners spend huge amounts of money on radio systems, wakeboard towers, downriggers, power poles, and other luxury items.

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Posted: jul. 24, 2014 11:14 p.m. | | Value of life jackets Comments 0 Comments

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