milestones

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Oct. 2, 1959 Issue) Loomis Sea Scouts of Ship 12 attended the first of several training sessions for the Winter Olympics at Camp Pahatsi and Squaw Valley. Loomis boys ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 25, 1959 Issue) Loomis Boy Scouts Troop 12 elected leaders for 1960, as follows: Jack Yokote, Scoutmaster; Bruce Barnes, Ed Horton and Steve Nicholas, Assistant ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Sept. 11, 1959 Issue) David Barnes, son of Dr. and Mrs. P.D. Barnes of Loomis, had won the “Best of Show” award at the Empire Fair in Ukiah for a casein paintin ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 28, 1959 Issue) Young people from Loomis attending Placer Union High School, Golden Hillmen Band Camp during the week were Pat Schweigert, Jeff Ross, Jackie Yoko ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Aug. 14, 1959 Issue) Ticket were on sale for the benefit dance, sponsored by the Lomis Jr. Women’s Cub. The dance would be at the Loomis Memorial Hall, wit the Bill ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 31, 1959 Issue) The board of directors of the Loomis Junior Women’s Club met at the home of president Mrs. Donald Cummings. The following were approved as chai ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 24, 1959 Issue) Miss Pat Schweigert, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Al Schweigert, celebrated her 15th birthday the previous Saturday. Her guests were Karen Peterson ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 17, 1959 Issue) Mrs. Ewin Nelthorpe was hostess to the Cinderella Bridge Club. A guest for the evening was Carmen Cooper. Members of the Budget Committee of the ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 10, 1959 Issue) Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Brace entertained at their home with an outdoor patio picnic. Guests were Mr. and Mrs. Bert Norberg, Mrs. Carolyn Law, Mrs. Le ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (July 3, 1959 Issue) R.E. Horton returned to his position as postmaster at the local post office after a three-week vacation in the state of Nevada. He and Mrs. Horton ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (June 19, 1959 Issue) Approximately 200 were present at the Court of Honor held by Boy Scouts of Troop 12. Court of Honor was opened with the flag presentation by the ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (June 5, 1959 Issue) Past commanders were honored at the Past Commanders Night and Goodwill dinner sponsored by the John A. Stacker Post 775 of the American Legion. Th ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (May 29, 1959 Issue) Those who attended the Lions Club convention at Hobergs were Messrs. and Mesdames Stanley Wright, Frank Mutoza, Frank Koy, Jess Bailon, George Ham ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (May 8, 1959 Issue) Edwin Nelthorpe was the honored guest at a surprise birthday party given by his wife, Donna. Guests present were Messrs. and Mesdames Walter Taylor ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (May 1, 1959 Issue) The A baseball team of the Loomis Grammar School again defeated their opponents in a game played against Ophir Elementary School. The final score w ...