memorial day

Memorial Day travel plans bolstered by dropping gas prices

Auburn drivers are joining motorists around the nation in weathering escalating gas prices as best they can. Ahead of the high-mileage Memorial Day long weekend, AAA released resu ...

10th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

It was a moving morning as hundreds of Loomis Basin residents showed they remembered contributions made by America's servicemen and servicewomen by participating in the 10th Annual ...

Memorial Day is a time to say thanks

The nation pays tribute to its military heroes this Monday, May 31. For some, the Memorial Day holiday is a time to usher in the summer season with picnics, barbecues and other fam ...

Salute veterans on Memorial Day at Del Oro High

Monday, May 31, marks the 10th year that Del Oro High School will host the Memorial Day Celebration on the football field. “It starts at 9 a.m. sharp,” said Fuzzy Jarnagin, Ame ...

Community Briefs

A silent auction of vintage western paperback novels is being held by the Friends of the Penryn Library. Bidding ends at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 20. The books are on display at the Pe ...

Rituals turn into history and lore

When I wrote last week about the late John Lee and his dependability and habits, it got me thinking about the traditions and rituals we all practice, especially at this time of yea ...

Loomis remembers veterans

Current Del Oro High School students weren’t even born when two young Loomis soldiers died in Vietnam. Gary Holsclaw and Daniel Flansaas, both of Loomis, were killed within two ...