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Lacrosse: Trojans comeback effort falls short

Trojan Josh Wellman runs with the ball during Saturday's game against Miramonte. Village Life photo by Pat Dollins

Determination and a tight defense couldn’t get the host varsity Oak Ridge lacrosse team in front of the Miramonte Matadors Saturday afternoon. The boys fell on their home field 5-8 but coach Brad Speno didn’t see the game as a total loss. “I thought we showed some good energy and good resilience out there,” he […]

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Lady Trojans softball falls to Sheldon

After two 8-5 wins against Galena and El Camino, the Oak Ridge Lady Trojans softball team fell flat against Sheldon, one of the best teams in the area, 12-4 in Delta River League softball action Friday afternoon. “We made some defensive mistakes, and once we got to two outs, weren’t able to get that last […]

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Trojan Scoreboard

Girls soccer Oak Ridge 1, Sheldon 1 Oak Ridge, 1 Ponderosa 1 Boys tennis Oak Ridge 8, Sheldon 1 Singles (OR first): Nic Atkinson def. Andy Phan, 6-1, 6-2; Simon Chan def. Alvin Tan, 6-1, 6-2; Charlie Conarro def. Keith Thor, 6-0, 6-0; Matt Fergerson def. Andy Bui, 6-1, 6-2; Matthew Lai def. Elijah Smoot, 6-0, […]

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Volunteering runs in the family

Kaitlyn Hendrickson plays with a Honduran boy during her humanitarian visit to the country. She traveled with her mom and a group from Rolling Hills Christian Church in El Dorado Hills. Courtesy photo

As Kaitlyn Hendrickson rode horseback to a Honduran village she and her group came upon a woman cradling a newborn baby. The new mother had been walking for 15 hours. They gave her food, water and other supplies they could spare. Moments like these filled the trip Kaitlyn took with her mother, Dr. Maria Raslear-Hendrickson, […]

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Folsom Prison recognizes graduates

Greystone graduates listen to Steve Gutierrez, Apprenticeship consultant with the State Department of Industrial Relations, at their graduation ceremony earlier this month. Photo by Roberta Long

The valedictorian of this year’s Greystone Adult School graduating class in Folsom State Prison, Chiwei Wang earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business. At the recent ceremony 109 graduates in black gowns over their regulation “blues” and black caps with gold tassels attended the commencement to receive their diplomas and certificates in front of […]

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Senior News

Millie Smith

Spring Fling is coming Our annual party for May 11 will be called Spring Fling. With all the trees and daffodils blooming, it’s a great time of the year to have a spring party.  Spring Fling will be sponsored by the El Dorado Hills Senior Support Council and the Senior Nutrition lunch program. This party […]

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Folsom Arts Association hosts watercolorist

"Times Square, New York" by Alvaro Castagnet won first place at the Signature Watercolor Exhibition in New York.

Internationally acclaimed watercolor artist and instructor Alvaro Castagnet from Uruguay, South America, will be presenting a workshop sponsored by the Folsom Arts Association. The workshop will be at the Folsom Hampton Inn, 155 Placerville Road in Folsom, March 26 to 30. The public is invited to a reception for Castagnet on Thursday, March 29, from […]

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