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Local middle schools run for title

More than 400 young athletes hit the Del Oro High School track May 21 in a competition to show that there’s more to running a race than just winning. Competing in the Loomi ...

Dancin' her way to Ireland

Maegan Betz, a Loomis Basin Charter School sixth-grader, won 4th place in the U11 group at the 2010 Western US Regional Oireachtas dance competition, held in November in Sacramento ...

Community Briefs

One lane of Brace Road near Sierra College Boulevard is scheduled to be closed for a portion of the day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Friday, Dec. 3, for utility work, depending on ...

Community Briefs

A book sale fundraiser will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 27 and 28, at 2166 Swetzer Road in Penryn. The sale will benefit Scooter’s Pals, an animal-rescu ...

Loomis Union District scores highest API in county

Local elementary schools are some of the top in Placer County, based on recent state performance scores. As a district, the Loomis Union School District advanced 13 points to an o ...

Renovations, new programs take flight at local schools

Thermometers may still read “summer,” but elementary school parents are busy preparing their children to go back to school. Classes at six of the Loomis district schools start ...

Penryn students score big on STAR tests, fellow schools excel

Results for STAR tests released by the state should give Loomis Union School District parents something to celebrate. According to Carolyn Nichols, assistant superintendent, four d ...

Students have learned the art of giving

It’s the season of sharing – the time of year for those with an inclination to open their hearts, and wallets if they have the ability, to help those a little less fortunate. ...