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Oak Ridge volleyball outlasts Del Oro

By Kristi Speir Mother Lode News correspondent  It’s been four long years since the Oak Ridge High volleyball team won a match against Del Oro. But with determination and strong leadership in Tuesday’s preseason match, the Trojans got it done decisively — sweeping the Golden Eagles in three straight games, 26-24, 25-23, 25-23. Oak Ridge is […]

Comments Off / August 31, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Search for new Cameron Park GM continues

By Mike Bush Selecting a new general manager for the Cameron Park Community Services District is still in progress. Rusty Dupray, currently the interim general manager for the CPCSD, said candidates were interviewed the weekend of Aug. 13-14. After the district’s Board of Directors met at the Cameron Park Community Center on Aug. 17, Dupray said […]

Comments Off / August 31, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »

Reenactors share patriot stories

YOUNGSTERS GOT A HISTORY LESSON at the recent Amador Children of the American Revolution meeting. Countrsy photo

Tom Chilton aka “Mountain Man Tom” of the Sacramento Chapter CASSAR, Tom Douglas aka “Capt. James Curry of the Eighth Virginia Regiment” Mother Lode Chapter, CASSAR and Tom Adams, aka “Tom Adams,” CASSAR liaison to the Children of the American Revolution, attended the meeting of the Amador CAR for August. Mountain Man Tom and Capt. […]

Comments Off / August 30, 2011 | Posted in News | Read More »

Four Scouts reach for the sky

SUPER SCOUTS —Jonathan Walburger and Folsom Mayor Andy Morin, top row left to right, congratulate Eagel Scouts Tyler Howlett, Tanner Sharp, Matthew Howlett and Jared Duval, left to right. Courtesy photo

On the evening of Aug. 14 four young men from Folsom were recognized for earning their Eagle Scout award. The Eagle Scout is the highest rank attainable in the scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America. This is a significant accomplishment for these four Vista Del Lago High School graduates and students, considering that only […]

Comments Off / August 30, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos | Read More »

El Dorado County Artists Studio Tour details

Looking for fun and entertainment? Visit 62 artists at their studios and homes on the last weekend of September and the first weekend of October. The El Dorado County Artists Studio Tour will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both weekends at 16 studios throughout the Highway 50 corridor from El Dorado Hills […]

Comments Off / August 30, 2011 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Thunder rolls into second place

GO THUNDER —€” This girls team took their skills all the way to the El Dorado Hills Soccerfest championship game. Photo courtesy of Suzanne Hunt

The U11 Thunder Girls team took second place last weekend in the El Dorado Hills Soccerfest. The girls battle three amazing teams to make it to the championship. The Thunder beat Davis and Eureka on Saturday to put them in a great position going into Sunday’s games.  They beat the Eureka Crush 1-0 with Lexi Likins […]

Comments Off / August 29, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Women’s Health Expo and fun run an hit

MARSHALL junior volunteers Nekaela Edralin and Aaron Downs pose with Marshall Mouse (Sahana A.) at the health expo. Courtesy photo

Marshall Medical Center sponsored the Marshall Women’s Health Expo and 5k fun run at the El Dorado Hills Town Center on Aug. 27. Health screenings and health talks on a variety of topics were on the agenda … as was a lot of fun.   MARSHALL junior volunteers Nekaela Edralin and Aaron Downs pose with […]

Comments Off / August 29, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,News | Read More »