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Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Sept. 8, 2005      Gerry Nash was signing off as the announcer for the Del Oro varsity ...

Local teacher Erica Campbell advocates for the Deaf

Don’t feel sorry for the Deaf and don’t treat them like they’re inferior. That’s what Del Oro High School/Sierra College teacher Erica Campbell emphasizes ...

Loomis calendar

Thursday, Aug. 27 “Into the Woods” Jr. Musical Production Workshop auditions today through Saturday. Rehearsals Sunday to Nov. 5; performances Nov. 6 to 15 at McLaughl ...

Narayan & Janet in concert Sept. 5

Narayan & Janet will perform music of peace and transformation at the First United Methodist Church of Loomis from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 5. The Bay Area musicians perform on the W ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt   10 Years Ago Sept. 1, 2005      Del Oro graduate Paul Webber earned the Bronze Star for com ...

Media Life: Auburn proves again that cycling here is king

It’s time to raise a frosty glass of sports drink in honor of Auburn’s ongoing endurance prowess – this time two-wheel related. The community’s – and ...

Melon Mania draws thousands to rural garden

Scores of melon varieties drew thousands of attendees Saturday to a rural garden and farm that provides Loomis’ High Hand Café with produce. Lyn Bristol, head grower ...

Laura Johnson’s debut CD party is Sunday

Laura Johnson has a message she wants to get across when she performs her new originals. That message is families must stay together and the men and women must pull together. J ...

Meghan Baird earns Cowpoke Scholarship

 Meghan Baird recently receives a $1,000 check, as the Cowpoke Scholarship winner, from Bert Braun. Baird, a Del Oro High School graduate, will attend the University of Missis ...

Kyle Evan Lindley joins Sigma Alpha Lambda

Kyle Evan Lindley of Loomis was recently recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at Arizona State University. Sigma Alpha Lambda ...

65th anniversary for Lighthouse Christian Center

  The Lighthouse Christian Center had its beginnings down the street in the yard of Ivan and Leah Frost in July 1950. Children from the Loomis area attended Sunday school un ...

Placer County's Heritage Trail history tour just the tonic for weekend fun

Pills and potions. Shady charlatans and mighty men of medicine. Sawbones and jawbones. It’s all there, tucked away in an unassuming Victorian painted welcoming tones of crea ...

Looking Back column

LOOKING BACK From our archives; compiled by Howard Stitt 10 Years Ago Aug. 25, 2005      Del Oro High School was a buzz of activity as the new school year b ...

Senior Peer Counseling, Training available in county

Placer County Senior Peer Counseling provides education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County. Volunteers provide counsel ...

Award-winning historical author and storyteller to speak at Train Depot Saturda

Award-winning author and storyteller Mark McLaughlin will present a collection of stories based on tales of the American West Saturday. The 11 a.m. fundraiser at the Loomis Train ...