News

Sunday morning fire burns home's garage

Firefighters were able to keep a house fire contained to the garage Sunday morning, March 8. Crews from the Loomis, Penryn, South Placer and Newcastle Fire Districts, as well as Ro ...

Del Oro's Jesse Stafford takes fourth at state championship

The Del Oro High wrestling team capped a tremendous season with a fine performance at the CIF State Championships Friday and Saturday in Bakersfield. Junior Jesse Stafford led the ...

Del Oro girls second at Steve March Relays

The Del Oro High girls track team could not hold off powerful Woodcreek as the Golden Eagles settled for second place at the Steve March Relays Friday in Loomis. On the track, Del ...

Family recalls anguish of crash

A Placer County jury recently found Anna E. Berset of Folsom guilty of vehicular manslaughter for the June 13, 2007 hit-and-run death of 15-year-old Courtney Parker, a popular Gran ...

High-flying Sacramento routs Del Oro to win D-III title

SACRAMENTO — Chase Tapley, Travon Abraham and Alonzo Brown shot the lights out at Arco Arena — literally. The Sacramento High trio combined for 48 points on 60 percent shooting ...

Community Briefs

Spring Fling craft show at Vet Hall Craft Treasures will present a Spring Fling Craft Faire from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, March 6, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7, in Loomis Vete ...

New Girl Scout troop to hold garage sale

Girl Scouts of America and Brownies Troop 1929 will hold a garage sale from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at Loomis Grammar School. Donations of glass, plastic, and aluminum ...

Fundraiser for Loomis Charter School at Flower Farm

Loomis Basin Charter School will host a spring social and fundraiser at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Flower Farm Inn. In addition to filling hors d’oeuvres and dessert, there ...