Milestones

Leigh, Faaborg engaged

Lincoln residents Vanessa Rene Leigh and Robert Niels Faaborg are planning to be married on Nov. 22 in Vacaville. The daughter of Don and Zale Leigh of Roseville graduated from Ro ...

Stallmans mark 65th wedding anniversary

Beverly Stallman summed up the success of her 65-year marriage in one word: Compromise. “I believe that is the focal point,” added her husband, Jack. “When you h ...

Three Granite Bay Scouts attain Eagle

After individually organizing and overseeing projects in the community, three local students, Jonathan Whitney and Reed Miller from Jesuit High School and Dillon Kanada from Granit ...

Woodcreek High’s Music-n-Motion dancers will big

The Woodcreek High School dance team, better know as Music-n- Motion, recently won a host of awards — including Elite Gold — in a major competition. Coached by Kendra ...

Granite Bay student graduates Empire College

Kimberly Ruybal of Granite Bay recently graduated from Empire College, receiving her degree at a special event at the Wells Fargo Center for the Arts. Ruybal graduated with Preside ...

Soroptimist present 4th Annual Women’s Opportunity Awards

The Placer Herald attended the 4th Annual Women’s Opportunity Awards in Rocklin on Saturday, March 8, taking photographs and watching Jessica Singer earn top honors.&nbs ...

Hometown News: Hayes named to Wheaton College Dean’s List

Wheaton College student Allison Hayes of Granite Bay was named to the Dean's List for the fall 2013 semester. Hayes is majoring in biology at the college in Wheaton, Ill. Dean ...

National Charity League girls thank military veterans

About 40 teenage girls and their mothers in local chapters of National Charity League visited with veterans at the Sacramento VA Hospital at Mather on Feb. 8 as part of the group&r ...

Community members to receive leadership awards

Five community members will receive the Stand Up Placer Leadership Award recognizing them for their contributions toward ending domestic and sexual violence in Placer County. The a ...

In the Service: Hopelain completes Air Force basic training

Air Force Airman Justin S. Hopelain graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight-week pro ...

In the service: Ledesma completes basic training

Air Force Reserve Airman Brandon M. Ledesma graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight- ...

New arrival: Benjamin Verzola Stevens

Benjamin Verzola Stevens was born at 6:50 p.m. Jan. 6, 2014, at Sutter Davis Hospital to Jason and Monica Stevens of Rocklin. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces, joining sibling Eleanor ...

Winder, Patel married

Breanna Winder, PhD., and Chiraag Patel, M.D. were married the evening of Aug. 31, 2013, in Williamsport, Penn. The candlelit wedding ceremony was held in a freemason theater bu ...

Seyydin, Dugan to marry

Sara Arianna Seyydin of Roseville and Kenneth Andrew Dugan of Roseville have announced their plans to marry. Sara, daughter of Carey Marie Niman (Carpineta) of Bell Buckle, Tenn., ...

Burba, Hafeman exchange vows

Kristen Anne Burba and Darren James Hafeman of Ashburn, Va., were married Nov. 29, 2013 at Dreams Resort & Spa Puerto Aventuras. The bride was given in marriage by her father. ...