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Seven Oak Ridge athletes sign with colleges

Ready for the next phase in their sports careers — Trojans William Boule, Lance Berringer, Lauren Sende, Mandi McBroom, Tiffani Reimers, Dylan Collie and John David Smith, left to right, sign their Letters of Intent at Wednesday's ceremony. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Seven Oak Ridge senior athletes signed their Letter of Intent forms Wednesday in the Trojan multi-purpose room. William Boule (Eastern Washington), Dylan Collie (Brigham Young) and Jon David Smith (Southern Oregon) signed to continue their football careers. Mandi McBroom (UC Irvine) and Tiffani Reimers (Cal State Fullerton) go on in soccer. Lance Berringer (University of […]

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Fire victim ID’d

The man who died in an El Dorado Hills apartment fire last weekend has been identified by authorities as 57-year-old Daniel Miles. El Dorado County Sheriff’s Lt. Bryan Golmitz said an official cause of death had not yet been determined — an autopsy was done last week — but El Dorado Hills Fire Chief Dave Roberts […]

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EDH man accused of tax evasion

An El Dorado Hills man was indicted by federal grand jurors last week on suspicion of income tax evasion. Donald M. Wanland Jr., 53, of El Dorado Hills, is charged with attempting to evade personal income taxes from 2000 through 2003, according to US attorney Benjamin B. Wagner. Wanland is also accused of not filing […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Jan. 25 through Feb. 1

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Struck Jan. 25: A 22-year-old woman reported that an unknown suspect hit her in the face during an argument on Vine Street. Cited Jan. 25: Deputies handed out a citation to a 17-year-old boy after he allegedly sold a substance thought to be salvia […]

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Trojans happy with season’s final team victory

Trojan Eric Rohrer, 184, pins his opponent from Pleasant Grove High School on Wednesday night. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Oak Ridge High wrestling coach Casey Rhyan was all smiles Wednesday night for many reasons. The program honored 11 seniors at their final home match and last Delta River League dual meet against Pleasant Grove. Eight seniors won, including four by first-round pins, as the Trojans registered a 62-9 victory. Oak Ridge ended up 3-2 […]

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Oak Ridge comeback falls short

In a matchup of the area No. 2 and 3-ranked teams, host Oak Ridge fell to the Pleasant Grove Eagles 56-51 in Tuesday night’s Delta River League action. “We came out sluggish, and weren’t able to control the game from their on, even after we got some better play. They’re too good of a team […]

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EDUHSD launches virtual academy

El Dorado Union High School District announces that it is now accepting enrollment applications for its newly launched Virtual Academy. The EDUHSD Virtual Academy is designed to be a rewarding and engaging online college preparatory program that combines the latest technology with specially credentialed high school teachers to offer students and families an alternative to the traditional comprehensive high […]

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