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Looking Back

50 Years Ago August 4, 1961 Services were held for Ed S. Leavitt, 71, who came to Loomis in 1917 to work as agent at the Southern Pacific Depot in Loomis. Frank Law, Ernest McN ...

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50 Years Ago July 14, 1961 Jack Yokote was honored as "Scoutmaster of the Year" and attended a Masters Conference at the Philmont Boy Scout Ranch in Cimmarron, New Mexico. He was ...

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50 Years Ago June 16, 1961 Patricia Takahashi was valedictorian and Marion Hendershot salutatorian for the Loomis School Class of 1961. Mrs. James Bailey enjoyed a visit with ...

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50 Years Ago June 9, 1961 Services were held for Alma Hebuck, 74 a native of Finland. Del Oro High School graduated 53 seniors for the Class of 1961. Tom Cooper was Valedictoria ...

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50 Years Ago June 2, 1961 Mrs. Grace Makita and Mrs. Walter Taylor arranged for the kindergarten graduation at Penryn School. George and Mary Coleman attended the reunion of th ...

Jamie Chinn harnessing puppy power

Ever wonder what it would be like to be the constant companion of the most popular guy in high school? Recent Del Oro High School graduate Jaime Chinn, of Penryn, knows exactly how ...

Time to turn the page on old calendars

Leave your 2009 worries and woes behind, 2010 is here. It’s time to toss out that old calendar and start the next year with a clean, uncluttered slate. You can find calendars f ...

Visit Horton Iris Farm pumpkin patch

We want to thank Doug Horton for creating a great pumpkin farm in Loomis. We take our granddaughters each year, and they enjoy the tractor ride, feeding the chickens, and picking o ...

Main Drug Store a Loomis mainstay for 65 years

If endurance is a sign of an icon, then the Takemoto family and their Main Drug Store certainly fit the bill. The drug store is still family owned, almost 65 years after it was sta ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Feb. 6, 1959 Issue) Pack 12 Cub Scouts of Loomis met for their monthly pack meeting with 151 in attendance, the largest on record. The meeting was opened with the fla ...