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Roots and Boots Tour will entertain country music fans

FOLSOM — A legendary trio of country veterans gets back to the roots of their music with stories and songs. With more than 100 songs on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, 42 top singles and14 No. 1 songs between them, good buddies Aaron Tippon, Joe Diffie and Sammy Kershaw perform on stage together for two […]

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EDH Crime Watch: Feb. 28-March 9

The following information was taken from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: Break in Feb. 27: A Pendleton Drive resident reported a vehicle burglary. Swiped Feb. 27: A petty theft was reported on Arenzano Way. Bad influence Feb. 28: Deputies arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance on […]

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36 Handles Pub & Eatery celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

On Friday, March 15, The Black Eyed Dempsey’s come to 36 Handles with their rebel Irish sound at 8:30 p.m. Dine on pub fare and kick up your heels to this top, well-know band.  On Saturday, March 16, 36 Handles will celebrate the official “Ireland St. Patrick’s Day” with a bagpipe performance at 4 p.m., […]

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The art of simply ‘letting go’

When my daughter was born some 20 years ago, Mom and Dad came to stay with us for those first days at home with the new baby. I’d had a high-risk pregnancy and a difficult, 19-hour delivery. My husband and I were exhausted. I was scared to death by the responsibility of taking care of […]

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Lady Trojans pull off another road win

Oak Ridge guard Jenn Hoffman drives the ball down the court in las week's game agains Amador Valley. They varsity girls beat the No. 7 seed and then claimed a victory over Wilcox later in the week. Courtesy photo

SANTA CLARA — Oak Ridge High girls basketball coach Steve White thought if his team wore down Wilcox with a full-court press in the Nor Cal Division I quarterfinal game, the Trojans would come out victorious. Mission accomplished. The Trojans’ full-court press held Wilcox to a combined 13 points in the second half that helped post a […]

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Boys volleyball: Oak Ridge sweeps El Dorado

As the Oak Ridge and El Dorado boys volleyball teams seek their identity, they met up Thursday with the host Trojans getting the better of the Cougars, winning 25-19, 25-6, 25-16. The first set was competitive as Oak Ridge led 4-3 after a Chase Barri kill. The Trojans took an 8-4 advantage after a Storm […]

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JV volleyballers win tourney

Oak Ridge's JV squad and coach celebrate the team's tournament victory. Courtesy photo

The  Oak Ridge junior varsity boys volleyball took first place in the March 9 tournament at Placer High School in Auburn. The Trojans started their day with two wins against Rio Linda High School and Chico High School. They went on to play the Rocklin High School and Bear River High School , winning both of those games […]

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