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Five years later, Rocklin police officer's memory lives on

It’s something a parent hopes to never hear, but Marilyn Redding remembers the morning she heard it. “All I heard was, ‘Matt’s been in an accident,’” Marilyn Redding s ...

Del Oro gets in rhythm for a new school year

Del Oro High School is gearing up for the first day of school. Classrooms are being cleaned from top to bottom and sports fields are being groomed in anticipation of the start of t ...

Del Oro sends off class of 2010

Graduation day, said Del Oro High School senior Brandon Markin, was icing on the cake. “This is the easy part,” Markin said as he waited with the 350-plus graduates to hear the ...

Del Oro saying goodbye to Class of 2010

The Del Oro High School Class of 2010 is “determined and motivated,” according to Dan Gayaldo, principal. “They establish clear goals and set a course to achieve those goals ...

Graduates take in more than $2M in scholarships

The Del Oro High School Class of 2010 is a scholarly group and students raked in the scholarship dollars to prove it. Principal Dan Gayaldo estimates that students earned more than ...

Teachers saying goodbye to Del Oro

Four Del Oro High School teachers will be leaving school in June. Al Newton, Jack Pchelkin and Marilyn Rickabaugh are retiring and Kathy Meyers is leaving Del Oro to work permanent ...

Merits of senior project program weighed

If you want to get Del Oro High School students talking, just ask if senior projects should be eliminated. What has teens talking is the possibility that the school board could abo ...

Dog search comes up empty

Del Oro High School students recently asked themselves “Who let the dogs out?” According to Dan Gayaldo, Del Oro principal, 12 canine cops and their law enforcement partners m ...

The arteries of Loomis flow black and gold

From the time Del Oro High School opened in 1959, “everything in Loomis flowed through it,” said Ed Bonner, a graduate of the Loomis icon. To Bonner, who graduated from Del Oro ...

Del Oro High principals have years of wisdom

Decades of Del Oro High School’s principals gathered at the retirement celebration for Bob Christiansen on June 12 at Flower Farm Inn. Christiansen served as principal from 1999 ...