Wednesday, November 20, 2013 9:46 am
Hundreds and hundreds of nominations poured in for teachers this year! It was a pleasure hearing all of the special ways teachers are touching the lives of students in our community.
Friday, October 25, 2013 12:00 am
Before Thursday’s dominance came disappointment. Two weeks ago at the Clovis Invitational, the Lodi Flames varsity girls cross country team delivered a dud of a performance, prompting an unthinkable question from coach Greg Wright: Are you going to be the team that loses the league championship?
Friday, October 18, 2013 12:00 am
The Lodi Flames cross country team swept the three-way meet against the Bear Creek Bruins and Franklin Yellowjackets in San Joaquin Athletic Association action at Oak Grove Park in Stockton on Thursday.
Friday, September 20, 2013 12:00 am
Haley Boynton took first with a time of 20:49 and the Lodi Flames varsity girls cross country team took three of the top five spots in a 23-32 win over the Tracy Bulldogs at Eagal Lakes in Tracy on Thursday.
Friday, December 16, 2011 12:00 am
Q: What is a dream you have, or something you
would like to accomplish?
Monday, November 21, 2011 12:00 am
Local middle school students are forecasting weather and
reporting their findings directly to NASA, all from a Lodi Avenue
Monday, October 17, 2011 12:00 am
There is so much that I love about back-to-school shopping!
After all, it’s shopping — and what woman with a credit card
doesn’t love to shop?
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 12:00 am
Despite a sluggish economy, families are still paying for
private school in Lodi — and at least one local school has a
waiting list for the first time in years.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011 12:00 am
It isn’t every day that a seventh-grade girl throws three
consecutive pitches during the annual student/staff softball game
to strike out her math teacher at home plate. And it isn’t every
day that the same young girl hits the ball over the heads of her
teachers standing tall in the outfield during that same game. But
she did exactly that!
Friday, August 19, 2011 8:47 am
The optimum classroom doesn’t necessarily have desks arranged
neatly in rows and bulletin boards lining the walls. The teacher
isn’t seated at a desk, red pen and gradebook in hand.
Sgt. 1st Class Frank Chavez, of Sacramento, enjoys a meal with students at Vineyard Christian Middle School. While on leave from Iraq, the soldier visited the school and presented principal Karen Hale with a flag after developing a pen-pal relationship with students.
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 12:00 am
Vineyard Christian Middle School students recently received a
visit from a friend who has been living overseas.
On his way from Iraq to a mission in Los Angeles, Frank Chavez
made a special stop at the Lodi campus.
“He is such a great guy,” school principal Karen Hale said. “We
are very lucky to have his kind representing our country in the
It all started with seventh-grader Sabrina Olson writing an
initial letter to Chavez. He responded, and a schoolwide pen-pal
relationship was born.
Saturday, March 26, 2011 12:00 am
Vineyard Christian Middle School students recently learned
firsthand about space at a field trip to the Challenger Learning
Center at the Discovery Museum in Sacramento. It was sponsored by
Central Valley Community Bank.
Friday, August 13, 2010 12:00 am
Ten candidates filed for three open positions on the Galt City
Council. Below are the names of the Galt residents who signed in
support of their candidacy. The names were transcribed from written
Friday, July 9, 2010 9:16 pm
If you're 18 or younger, you can pick up a free lunch in Lodi,
regardless of your family's income. Typically reserved for those
who receive free and reduced price lunch during the school year,
these government-funded summer meal programs are open to all under
Monday, November 16, 2009 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Wednesday, April 1, 2009 10:00 pm
Vineyard Christian Middle School's principal credits Cromwell
Cutaran's parents and their perseverance in the eighth-grader's
success at clenching one of the state's top spots at the national
spelling bee. He will compete against 46 other students his age in
Sunday, October 26, 2008 10:00 pm
While not trying to be the heavy, Lodi police said they would
like four Lodi churches that feed the homeless on Sundays to stop
doing it at Lodi Station.
Friday, August 29, 2008 10:00 pm
Spanos. Stone Brothers. Alegre. Attorneys. Doctors. Republicans.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 10:00 pm
The peals of laughter and thump of sports shoes on asphalt could
be heard a parking lot away. In the lawn of Vineyard Christian
Middle School, students tossed volleyballs, threw Frisbees, joined
arms and ran in circles or raced across the grass from cement wall
to iron fence.
Wednesday, April 19, 2006 10:00 pm
In a balance of property rights, the Lodi City Council voted 3-1
Wednesday to deny an appeal by neighbors of Lodi Avenue Baptist
Church who sought to stop a middle school from locating at the
Tuesday, April 18, 2006 10:00 pm
Karen Hale, principal of Vineyard Christian Middle School, says
she could fit all the students in her school inside the portable
classroom that houses her office.
Monday, March 6, 2006 10:00 pm
A group of residents plan to file an appeal today against a
decision allowing Vineyard Christian School to operate a campus at
Lodi Avenue Baptist Church.
Monday, November 29, 2004 10:00 pm
The Salvation Army -- Food Bank in Lodi has just completed
several of our annual KCRA Channel 3 Kids Can, Boy Scouts and other
Holiday Food Drives, and what a success they were this year! The
overall donations were the best in years and we want to "shout" the
good news to the Lodi community!
Tuesday, August 24, 2004 10:00 pm
Vehicle theft suspects remain jailed without