Milestones

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 ...

Remembering 9/11

Del Oro High School students hold red, white and blue balloons during pregame events before the Westlake High School football game at Del Oro stadium, during Battle of the Capital, ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago July 21, 1961 Services were held for Dr. P. D. Barnes, 73, a well known doctor in Loomis for 37 years. He was a WWI veteran and a member of Penryn Lodge F. and A.M. ...

Harris retires

Placer County Sheriff’s Department top brass celebrate the retirement of Captain David Harris during his recent retirement party, held at the Blue Goose Event Center. From left, ...