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Eagles Gear Up For Golf Stretch Run

Tuning up for Tuesday?s critical second Sierra Foothill League golf tournament of the season, the Del Oro High golf team checked in with some impressive performances last week. Ke ...

Call it courage

Members of the Loomis Grammar School seventh-grade girls volleyball team present Rick Judd, principal, with a tree of courage for inspiring themduring their season. Judd recently r ...

Loomis Basin definitely has talent

It?s official, the Loomis area is loaded with talented singers and musicians. After two weeks, six hopefulls will move on to the semi-finals and more will be added each week. To ...

Soap box cars readied for Saturday Derby

Soap box derby enthusiasts are putting the finishing touches on their cars in anticipation of this year?s big event. The Third Annual Loomis Soap Box Derby is coming to Del Oro Hi ...

Survivors and teams offer hope at Relay

A local girl has organized a team for the Loomis American Cancer Society Relay For Life to offer hope. Katie Conkel, 15, said she saw a story in the ?Loomis News? on the 24-hour R ...

3LO Loomis sports chatter By Mike Ray The news this past week from the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section that beginning next year the Sierra Foothill League will be elevated to Division I status for postseason competition in most athletic competition took many

The news this past week from the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section that beginning next year the Sierra Foothill League will be elevated to Division I status for postseason competition in mos ...

Looking Back

50 Years Ago May 4, 1962 Charter members of the National Honor Society at Del Oro High School were Lucille Yego, Gordon Takemoto, Wayne Takagishi, Joyce Springer, Karen Peterson a ...

Town purchases Taylor Road property

The Town of Loomis purchased 640 feet of frontage along Taylor Road next to the High Hand Fruit Shed from Placer County last week for $292,061. The acquisition allows the town t ...

State names local elementary Distinguished School

Loomis? own H. Clarke Powers Elementary School earned California?s highest level of recognition for public schools and became a 2012 California Distinguished School. Tom Torlakso ...

Del Oro Sports Roundup

VanLiew Dives To SFL Crown Del Oro?s Chase VanLiew, the Sierra Foothill League runner-up a year ago, came home this past Friday as the SFL?s boys varsity diving champion. VanLiew ...

Bacharach is SFL singles tennis champ

Del Oro?s Brett Bacharach won his third Sierra Foothill League tennis singles championship last week by defeating Zach Low of Granite Bay, 6-2, 6-1, in the finals played at Rocklin ...

Lady Eagles SFL title within grasp

It?s getting down to nitty-gritty time in the Sierra Foothill League softball chase and the Del Oro Lady Eagles are getting into position to make a run at another SFL title. Thank ...

DO girls soccer earns playoff berth

In soccer, a tie is better than a loss, but last week a pair of stalemates by the Del Oro girls soccer team prevented the Lady Eagles from wrapping up the Sierra Foothill League ch ...

Loomis Basin Events

Tonight The Loomis Thursday Night FamilyFest returns for the summer from 6 to 10 p.m., Thursday, May 3, and every Thursday, at the Loomis Train Depot. Live music, vendors, food an ...

Jury duty glitch causes traffic jam in Old Town Auburn

AUBURN CA - Hundreds of prospective jurors were called to the Placer County Courthouse in Old Town Auburn by mistake Tuesday morning, creating a major traffic jam. A foul-up in th ...