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Foothill Feed and Gift fits right into rural Loomis atmosphere

If they aren't there for the chicken feed, bird seed or hay, customers of Foothill Feed in Loomis are there for one thing only: owner Ted Greenfield's contagious smile. Ask any ne ...

Feed Plus honored by local 4-Hers

Feed Plus honored

New plan for Clover Valley project unveiled

The controversy over whether Clover Valley will be "saved or paved" may be nearing an end. Last week, Clover Valley Partners unveiled a scaled down plan of Clover Valley Lakes. In ...

Ken Campbell resigns as Placer County GOP chair

The architect of an unprecedented surge in Republican growth in Placer County over the past five years, Ken Campbell, has resigned as Placer County Republican Party chairman. Campb ...

Del Oro grads receive Presidential scholarships

Deanna Owen and Brian Gazzolo, 2005 Del Oro High School graduates, have each been awarded a $500 Presidential Freedom Scholarship. The awards are from the Corporation for National ...

Loomis student gets $1,500 scholarship

Crystal Poole of Loomis has been selected to receive a $1,500 funding award from the SBC Foundation. The Del Oro High School graduate is attending Sierra College this fall, majorin ...

Freshmen boogie at the back-to-school dance

Excitement buzzed through the air from freshman to freshman at the Back-to-School Dance. After the football scrimmage, Del Oro's Wings Class organized the dance to welcome the inco ...

Band marches toward perfection

Tuesday night. For most Del Oro students, this means just another evening of sitting around, watching TV, and putting off the inevitable ... homework. However, for one committed g ...

New teachers join Del Oro staff

As Del Oro students loosen their grips on the lackadaisical joys of summer and prepare for the tedious school year, they may notice a few new faces. New teachers Jason Smith, Jenni ...

'Olympics' come to Placer Elementary

It may not have been Athens, but the second annual fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade Olympics at Placer Elementary School last week rivaled some of the best action in the nation. Ami ...

Student fights off Del Oro attacker

Law enforcement and school officials are looking for a man who tried to grab a 14-year-old Del Oro High School girl as she went for a run Tuesday during her morning physical educat ...

Pledge: Untouched for present

Placer County students will continue to recite the Pledge of Allegiance - at least until they're ordered not to by state and federal officials. "We're basically telling (Placer Cou ...

Monarchs fans catch title fever

Stevi Bair, a 15-year-old shooting guard on Del Oro High School's girls' basketball team, can sum up the thrill of having the Sacramento Monarchs in the WNBA Finals. "It's cool the ...

Weygandt to seek fourth term; two show interest in supervisor role

Even as Placer County Supervisor Robert Weygandt announced he will run again in 2006, names of two possible suitors of his seat as District 2 supervisor have surfaced within the Ro ...

Groth joins RE/MAX Advantage in Loomis

Kelly Groth, longtime Loomis resident, has recently joined RE/MAX Advantage and will be concentrating on residential and property sales in the Loomis, Penryn and Newcastle areas. G ...