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Loomis community raises more than $2 million to fund new aquatic center and softball stadium at Del Oro High School

The historic groundbreaking of the new Del Oro Aquatic Center was held on Dec. 1. Appropriately, that day was recognized as “Giving Tuesday,” since this event was ...

New Del Oro softball field on horizon

Grace Kamphefner is determined to see a new swimming pool built at Del Oro High School. But not at the expense of softball. Plans for a Del Oro Aquatic Center encroach on the cur ...

Friends of the Del Oro Pool almost at $2.3 million fundraising goal

The Del Oro Aquatic Center could break ground next month after Friends of the Del Oro Pool fundraises the final $30,000 of $2.3 million. Friends of the Del Oro Pool is spearheadin ...

Saturday’s concert benefits new Del Oro pool

This summer, a grassroots group hopes to break ground for Del Oro Aquatic Center after four years of holding fundraisers and asking for donations from residents, students and busin ...

New Del Oro Aquatic Center needs $100,000 to break ground

Know and Go: The next Del Oro Aquatic Center fundraiser will be a rock concert at the Blue Goose on Saturday, May 2 with Stronghold. The band will perform songs by Foo Fighters, ...

$2.65 million Del Oro pool project inches toward finish line

Having spent five years raising more than $1 million for a new pool at Del Oro High School, volunteers they think a pending corporate donation has put the project on the home stret ...

Sign measures new pool donations

Del Oro High School swimmers stand next to a fundraising board for the new aquatic center. Pictured, from left are Jessica Westlake, Morgan Callahan, Chris McCormick, Brian Westlak ...

Local family offers $1M for Del Oro pool renovation

A Loomis family has pledged $1 million in donations to build a new aquatic center at Del Oro High School. Rex and Grace Kamphefner hope to spearhead a $4 million resuscitation of ...