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Basketball: Lady Trojans win D-1 league title

SACRAMENTO — Haley Anderson and the rest of the Oak Ridge High girls basketball team felt upbeat last Tuesday night and with good reason. Anderson scored the go-ahead basket toward the end of third quarter. On top of that, the senior scored 10 of her game-high 20 points in the fourth quarter to help Oak […]

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Folsom History Museum features the Fab ’50s

For a blast from the past or a walk down Memory Lane, the Folsom Museum is always a fun venue. This month, however, is especially noteworthy. Former students from Folsom High School in the 1950s collaborated to create “Folsom in the 1950s.” There are a number of things that make this exhibit worth your time. […]

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Community Foundation responds to the needs of neighbors without homes

In October 2009, as El Dorado County became aware of their growing homeless population and started the task of providing assistance to them, the El Dorado Community Foundation was there. Through the generosity of the Lee Bennett Family of El Dorado Hills and Tom and Judith Dillon of Placerville, the Fund for the Homeless was […]

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EDH neuropsychologist wins national award

Catherine Broomand

After developing the first Youth Sports Concussion Program for Kaiser Permanente in 2009, pediatric clinical neuropsychologist Catherine Broomand, PhD, who lives in El Dorado Hills, set her sights on another far-reaching goal: encourage other health care systems in the Sacramento to establish similar programs. The reason was simple, and alarming. Nearly nine out of 10 […]

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Eagle Scout ready for a new mission

Eagle Scout Roman Andrus, left, seen here with Troop 529 leader Adam Jones, will travel to Mexico next month to begin his two-year church mission. Courtesy photo

Roman Andrus, 18, of El Dorado Hills Troop 529 recently received his Eagle Scout Award. For his Eagle project Andrus built and installed outdoor benches at Marble Valley School. While at Oak Ridge High School, the 2012 graduate was also in community service projects as well as high school varsity football, basketball and track and field. In the […]

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Four down, two races left in South 1 season

Ponderosa's Reid Lambres attacks a gate — and the course — for his fourth straight win. Courtesy photo

SIERRA-AT-TAHOE — South 1 Division alpine skiers and snowboarders completed their third and final Giant Slalom race of the season Monday on Sierra-at-Tahoe’s Lower Main course in front of the lodge. Individually, all four winners from last week: Skiers Reid Lambres (Ponderosa) and Emily Vivian (Oak Ridge); and boarders Katie Harris (El Dorado) and Zachary […]

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Jeremy Meyers appointed county superintendent

At a regularly scheduled meeting of the El Dorado County Board of Education held Feb. 5, the Board of Trustees appointed Jeremy Meyers to the county superintendent position, effective July 1, 2013.  The appointment of Meyers comes as a result of the need to fulfill the unexpired term left by the retirement of Dr. Vicki […]

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