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Del Oro in title game Friday in Folsom The Del Oro High School varsity football team walked away with a 16-14 win over Burbank High School at home Friday. The Eagles earned a chanc ...

Stepping out

Loomis Mayor Tom Millward, decked out in a top hat, and Carol Voiyatze, manager of the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce, are chauffeured by Jim Voiyatze in the Day Before Thanksgiv ...

Loomis native named Placer undersheriff

Placer County Sheriff Edward Bonner has promoted Devon Bell to the rank of undersheriff, making him second in command of the Placer County Sheriff's Department. Bell, 40, was name ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (NOV. 29, 1957 Issue) The honor of naming the new $1,000,000 high school in the Loomis-Penryn area was won by Patricia Ursenbach of Auburn who proposed it be called D ...

High-tech immortality

High-tech went country recently with Intel's announcement of their newest, fastest and smallest chip named "Penryn." Penryn Elementary School children celebrated by inviting Intel ...

Thanksgiving parade rides into town with 37 entries

With dozens of entries, the Day Before Thanksgiving Day Parade was the biggest yet. Kids and adults on floats, tractors, horses, wagons and on foot took advantage of a sunny mornin ...

Running a sandwich shop is 'fill-good' enterprise for Del Oro grad

Del Oro High School graduate James Dumler finds that life is the "pits" these days. That's because Dumler, 28, devotes most of his time to running his own business, the Pita Pit i ...

Primary in 2008 boasts new rules

"Decline-to-state" voters will have limited choices on the Feb. 5 presidential primary ballot. Two California parties -- the Democratic and American Independent -- have agreed to a ...

Medical condition could have led to fatal at Horseshoe Bar Road

A Roseville man killed in a crash Sunday on Interstate 80 could have suffered a heart attack prior to the incident, investigators say. John Stonesifer, 61, was killed and two Newca ...

Eagles turn back Titans, head to title game

LOOMIS - Even with an awesome night from quarterback Cole Saunders, Del Oro High's defense stole the show Friday night in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semifinals. The Golden ...

Eagles turn back Titans, head to title game

LOOMIS - Even with an awesome night from quarterback Cole Saunders, Del Oro High's defense stole the show Friday night in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semifinals. The Golden ...

Eagles turn back Titans, head to title game

LOOMIS - Even with an awesome night from quarterback Cole Saunders, Del Oro High's defense stole the show Friday night in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II semifinals. The Golden ...

Community Briefs

Del Oro to host Burbank on Friday The Del Oro High School varsity football team edged Oak Ridge 10-3 in a Sac-Joaquin section playoff game Friday night. The team will host Burbank ...

Free bird

Rex, a bronze tom turkey, forages for insects in the hills of the Doerner home on Horseshoe Bar Road. The family pet, which has won awards at both the Placer County and Gold Countr ...

Turkey talk

From left, Gemma Rose, Samantha Snow, and Gavin Bomhoff - in turkey costumes - tell jokes as part of a play re-enacting the first Thanksgiving held by Mayflower pilgrims and the pe ...