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In other sports news …

Former Oak Ridge standouts Stanchek and Wolny are leaving their mark in the post season. Washington Huskies Pitcher Kasey Stanchek beat No. 23 Texas Tech on their way to advancing to the Super Regionals. Kasey pitched four innings of no-hit shutout ball to pick up the win while improving to 10-2 on her freshman year. […]

Comments Off / June 04, 2012 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Scott Hardie’s film taking off

FIlmmaker Scott Hardie poses with his star, the M-400 Volantor Skycar created by Paul Moller of Davis. Hardie’s documentary “Volantor” follows Moller’s efforts to create a commercially viable “flying car.”  Courtesy photo

It’s not likely anyone’s heard of 2002 Oak Ridge alum Scott Hardie’s first film — “The Fat and the Ferocious” — unless you were in his high school English class. The parody project of the 2001 hit “The Fast and the Furious” didn’t become a breakout hit but it did leave a lasting impression on […]

Comments Off / May 31, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment,Feature Photos | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: May 24-30

The following information is from El Dorado County sheriff’s reports: When vandals strike May 24: A Bella Coola Court resident reported vandalism in the neighborhood. While you were out May 25: A family that returned from vacation discovered a burglary at their Carnelian Circle home. The thieves reportedly stole jewelry. What’s in the back pack? […]

Comments Off / May 31, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »

Class of 2012

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1 Comment / May 29, 2012 | Posted in Gallery Posts | Read More »

Rolling Hills pastor says good-bye

Jeff Bigelow wrapped up his time as Rolling Hills Christian Church's pastor last Sunday. The church figurehead said he's exploring several options for his future. Village Life photo by Noel Stack

Sunday marked the end of an era at Rolling Hills Christian Church, and though Pastor Jeff Bigelow delivered his last sermon he insists the church’s best days are ahead. After 17 years, the 57-year-old pastor stepped down and handed his congregation over to incoming Pastor Bill Search. Search, 40, who moved here with his wife […]

Comments Off / May 27, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »

Congratulations Class of 2012

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TROJANS ONE LAST TIME — Oak Ridge High School sent off its Class of 2012 Friday evening. Seniors celebrated the event in style with leis, bedazzled grad caps and a big thumbs up. Oak Ridge graduates stand during the commencement ceremony Friday evening. VIllage Life photo by Pat Dollins Graduate Shanna Cho gives a thumbs up to a […]

1 Comment / May 26, 2012 | Posted in Feature Photos | Read More »

EDH Crime Watch: May 17-23

Vandal May 17: A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion vandalism on Uplands Drive. Petty Theft May 18: Vandalism and petty theft were reported on Rossmore Lane. Confiscated May 18: A shotgun was recovered from a Smokey Mountain Circle residence and booked into the Sheriff’s Office for safekeeping at the request of the Public Guardians […]

Comments Off / May 24, 2012 | Posted in Crime Watch | Read More »