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Oak Ridge Foundation supporting major projects

The Oak Ridge High School Foundation announces the kickoff of its 2013 Capital Campaign — Excellence in Education. The campaign will raise $500,000 to support needed improvements in a cross section of programs and facilities on the Oak Ridge High School campus. The 2013 capital campaign is based on feedback received in a series of focus groups […]

No Comment / April 22, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Big nine-run inning lifts Oak Ridge

Trojan Alec De WatteVille, seen here at an earlier game, had two hits against Pleasant Grove. Oak Ridge overcame an early deficit to beat the Eagles 10-3. Village Life file photo by Shelly Thorene

By Brandon Anicich Oak Ridge breached the .500 mark Friday afternoon at home, dropping Pleasant Grove 10-3 in Delta River League action. The Trojans smashed their way to a dozen hits and rallied from a one-run deficit with nine, fifth inning runs en route to a landslide victory. The win gave Oak Ridge the season […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Nickolas Bradley

Airman Nickolas Bradley

Air Force Reserve Airman Nickolas T. Bradley graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Pops concert celebrates ingenuity, diversity of American music

By Linda Holderness This year, the Folsom Symphony’s annual pops concert will celebrate the diversity and ingenuity of American composers. Titled “Made in America,” the performance will run for two nights, May 17 and 18 at Three Stages, in response to the high demand for tickets in previous years. Since the symphony’s season schedule was […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Six things adults can do to prevent teen drinking

“Help for Today. Hope for Tomorrow” is the theme of this year’s National Alcohol Awareness Month, April 2013. The campaign encourages individuals and families to get help for alcohol-related problems and to take steps to prevent alcohol use among youth.  “Alcohol remains the drug of choice for young people and is something we are concerned […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Morgan Mack

Airman Morgan Mack

Air Force Airman Morgan B. Mack graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Dorian Gant

Airman Dorian Gant

Air Force Airman Dorian G. Gant graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

No Comment / April 21, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »