Milestones

Looking Back

50 Years Ago December 22, 1961 Among the businesses expressing Holiday Wishes to all were Blue Goose Growers, Flying A Service, Stan's Watch Shop, Loomis Mutual, McGiffin Auto Par ...

Del Oro fans flocked to state football game

Thousands of Del Oro High School fans showed up in Southern California to cheer on the Golden Eagles in their first-ever state bowl game last Saturday. And while the scoreboard ma ...

Rooter bus to championship football game available

Del Oro High School has reserved a charter bus for fans wanting to go to Southern California for the State Championship football game on Saturday between Del Oro and Helix high sch ...

Home tour benefits Loomis Basin Education Foundation

The Loomis Basin Holiday Home Tour, held on Saturday as a benefit for the Loomis Basin Education Foundation, wowed approximately 500 guests as they meandered through five homes, al ...

Del Oro send-off planned for Thursday

A sendoff is being organized for the Del Oro High School football team at 3 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15, as they head down to Southern California to compete in the Division II Bowl Gam ...

Del Oro competes in state bowl game Saturday

A wave of excitement started to build on the Del Oro High School campus this week and will reach a crescendo by Saturday, as the Golden Eagles football team readies for its appeara ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago December 8, 1961 Steve March of the Del Oro Parents Club presented a plan for the future football stadium. Access would be from the south through a corridor connectin ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago December 1, 1961 Former Loomis resident Ernest Warren passed away at his home in Orland, Calif. He operated a dairy in Loomis for many years. Frank Nute, Jr. receiv ...

Del Oro outguns Wildcats, meets Oakdale Friday

Del Oro has it and Oakdale wants it. That describes this Friday night’s CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Div. III football championship game at California State University, Sacramento be ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago November 24, 1961 Mrs. Marguerite Webb was installed as Worthy Matron at the 65th Installation of Penryn Order of the Eastern Star. Hosting the event were Mr. and Mrs ...

Placer County Sups honor locals for community service

The Placer County Board of Supervisors paid tribute to several locals for outstanding community service during a special recognition ceremony last week. Betty and Gary Doupnik, of ...

Placer County Nikkei gather for fourth reunion

Placer County Nikkei, now living throughout California, reunited to discuss old times, get reacquainted with old friends and hopefully pass on the reunion torch to the younger gene ...

Walk so a Loomis vet can drive again

A Loomis Marine needs some help getting back in the driver’s seat. Purple Heart recipient Lance Corporal Josh Hotaling, 24, an outdoors enthusiast who guarded two presidents at ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago November 10, 1961 Jack Yokote, Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 12 of Loomis, was honored at the Region 12 meeting in Las Vegas. He received the Silver Antelope, the hi ...

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10LO Woliver By Joyia Emard Loomis News Editor Courtesy photo 10LO Woliver Senior Airman David Woliver, a 2007 Del Oro High School graduate from Loomis, is shown while on a ...