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Concours at Serrano

Derek Gilchrist, 73, and wife Phyllis, 64, of Lincoln drive their 1956 Jaguar 140 MC SE to the winners circle at Sunday's Niello Concours at Serrano. The Gilchrists took second place in their automotive class. Village Life photo by Krysten Kellum

Cars shine at Niello event  

No Comment / October 03, 2011 | Posted in Feature Photos,Gallery Posts | Read More »

EDH wrestlers dominate SLAM-Throw-berfest

El Dorado Wrestling Club coaches Ben West and Clarence Moore, standing left to right, celebrate with wrestlers Ricky Eyeman, Mikey Mello, Kyle Richards, Bobby Mello, Kaden West and Scotty Moore after their victories at the 2011 SLAM-Throw-berfest. Courtesy photo

El Dorado Hills Wrestling CLub wrestlers slammed the competision at the pre-season wrestling tournament of the year. All seven wrestlers who competed at the The 2011 SLAM-Throw-berfest at Casa Robles High School on Oct. 2 brought home medals. Brandon Claiborne wrestled five matches and won all five taking first place. Scotty Moore also placed first in his class; Kaden […]

No Comment / October 03, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

OR’s young cross country teams bring home gold, silver

Oak Ridge High Schools frosh/soph teams earned medals at the seventh annual Trojan Cross Country Invitational at the Willow Hills cross country course at Folsom High School on Oct. 1. The frosh/soph girls brought home the gold, with a first-place 31 points. The girls are undefeated in the four meets they have competed in this season. […]

No Comment / October 03, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

Freedom ’98 comes home with bronze

ARFC Freedom '98 players are: Shannon Fuchs, Paige Garvey, Alyssa Balga, Sarah Kelly, Bonnie Ford Jaycie Schenone and Riley West, front row left to right, as well as Olivia Teerlink, Laurel Pyle, Gabriella O’Connor, Megan Gisin, Kara Fukui, Brittney Johnson, Kayla Galet, Natalie Cowlishaw and Alexa Gisin, back row left to right. Not pictured: Hannah Lewandowski. Courtesy photo

Davis — The American River Futbol Club U14 girls’ soccer team, Freedom ’98, placed third at the Davis Legacy Premiere Cup Tournament hosted by the davis Legacy Soccer Club in late September. This is the fifth tournament that the Freedom team has made a finals or semi-finals in this season. Off to a great start, […]

No Comment / October 03, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

GOLD earns gold

GOLDEN GIRLS —€” Foothill 10U GOLD won the Galt Softball tournament last weekend. Courtesy photo

The Foothill 10U GOLD won the Galt Softball tournament this past weekend. The girls had to battle the Sutter Butte Thunder Saturday to make it to the playoffs. On Sunday they beat the Stocktom Mayhems 7-3 to move on and play in the championship game where they faced the Roseville Thunder and won. Great pitching by Brooke Niemic […]

1 Comment / October 03, 2011 | Posted in Sports | Read More »

The Knightly News

Supervisor John Knight

Roads matter  By John Knight Most residents of El Dorado County care about public safety, sheriff and fire services. Besides these services, most residents of El Dorado County are very concerned about traffic. I was first elected as District 1 supervisor in 2009 and I receive more calls and concerns about traffic congestion, construction and […]

No Comment / September 30, 2011 | Posted in Commentary,Featured Stories | Read More »

Directors OK fire fee increases

By Mike Bush Mother Lode News  To increase fire prevention fees or not by the Cameron Park Fire Department was the question asked last month during the Cameron Park Community Service District’s Board of Directors meeting. The answer was a unanimous 5-0 vote in favor of increases in 50 categories. The meeting was the second […]

No Comment / September 28, 2011 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Read More »