Milestones

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 ...

Local World War II vets receive high honor

Two local men joined thousands of Japanese-Americans who fought in the fiercest battles of World War II for an overdue thank-you from their country last week when Congress awarded ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago November 3, 1961 Loomis Boy Scout Troop 12 held a Board of Review led by committee members Frank Nute, Hiroshi Takemoto, Percy Lanouette, Ted MacDonald, Harvey Carlis ...

Del Oro High gets heroic on homecoming

Del Oro High School celebrated Homecoming with super hero-like powers. The 2011 theme, Fly Like A Super Hero, brought lots of thrills to the campus last week with dress up days, i ...

St. Joseph Marello parish unveils new church

For nearly eight years, parishioners helped pack up their church after mass and load it into a van, which would be unpacked again the following Sunday. Since 2004, the St. Joseph ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago October 27, 1961 Del Oro freshman class officers Patti Takahashi, Yvonne Carothers, and Carla Gaughenbaugh were in charge of a car wash fundraiser. Putting in mor ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago September 29, 1961 David Takagishi was the Sunday School Superintendent for the Loomis Methodist Church. Mrs. Towner's 1st graders at Placer School were shocked to ...

Loomis fire chief returns to site of Sept. 11 attacks

Loomis Fire Chief Dave Wheeler was in New York City for the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks and revisited the site where 10 years ago he searched for survivors. “Sept. ...

Hometown News

Bryn E Lindley, of Loomis, has been named to the Baylor University Dean's Academic Honor List for the 2011 spring semester, with a minimum grade-point average of 3.7, while enrolle ...