Milestones

Charley Freeman leaves a legacy of businesses in Loomis

To many local residents, Charles Cecil Freeman, Jr., 80, better known as “Charley,” was a man of many talents who operated several businesses in the Loomis area. Freem ...

Magna Cum Laude Awards

  Ethan Ahlquist, Kassin Airola, Emily Baird, Jack Beeman, Brooke Bergthold, Maegan Betz, Michael Blais, Garret Bomhoff, Robin Bonner, Katelyn Brechtel, Paley Capachi ...

Congrats, Del Oro Class of 2017

      Juliana Sinclair Abraham Ethan ...

Loomis Grammar School eighth-graders mark milestone June 1

After eight years of elementary school, 335 Loomis Union School District students will matriculate to Del Oro High School in August. These students will attend a promotion ceremony ...

Baby faces - Dylan Anthony Lee Mello

Dylan Anthony Lee Mello was born to Cory Lee and William Mello on Dec. 21 at Sutter Roseville. He weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces. Siblings are Genevieve, 12, and Will, 10. Grandpar ...

New faces - Beau Harrison Case

Beau Harrison Case was born in Roseville. Parents are John S. and Shannan Faye Case of Loomis. The baby was 7 pounds, 4 ounces. Grandparents are Sharalee De Mello of Auburn, Ron ...

Jessica Douglass and Austin Smotherman marry

Jessica Douglass of Granite Bay and Austin Smotherman of Loomis were married on Dec. 17 at Squaw Creek Resort in Squaw Valley.  The bride was given in marriage by her brother ...

Mona Brehm, newspaper’s co-owner, mourned after death at 92

Mona Brehm, matriarch of Brehm Communications Inc., parent company of The Loomis News, died Oct. 4, leaving a family of relatives and employees remembering her for her heart, her c ...

Del Oro Class of 1976 to hold 40-year class reunion

The Del Oro Class of 1976 will hold its 40-year class reunion Sept. 24. The class reunion will be at the Casque Wine Tasting Room at The Loomis Flower Garden (9280 Horseshoe Bar R ...

Hometown news

Marcella Baker named to dean’s list Simpson University named Marcella Baker of Auburn, majoring in cross-cultural studies and Spanish, is among more than 240 students named ...

Del Oro strong

A lasting legacy for late Del Oro girls basketball coach Mike Takayama has been set up in the form of the “Michael Takayama Memorial Scholarship,” which will be awarded ...

Nicholas Lewis graduates with criminology degree

Nicholas Lewis recently graduated from the University of La Verne with his Bachelor’s of Science degree in criminology. A 2012 graduate of Del Oro High School, Lewis was rec ...

Celeblrating a coach's legacy

A Celebration of Life for Michael Takayama is set for July 9 at Adventure Church, 6401 Stanford Ranch Road in Roseville. A time has yet to be determined. Takayama, Del Oro’s ...

Loss of beloved Del Oro coach Mike Takayama

With longtime Del Oro girls’ basketball coach Mike Takayama, it was never about the wins and losses.  “Getting the win was nice but really it’s all about th ...

Rachael Delehanty graduates from Vermont Law School

Rachael Delehanty graduated with a Juris Doctor degree from Vermont Law School in a commencement ceremony on May 21. She was awarded the Shirley Jefferson Award for demonstrating ...