Loomis

Boy Scout "changes lives" of foster youth

Granite Bay Boy Scout Brandon Alpert, 15, recently helped repair and paint Koinonia Homes for Teens in Loomis to earn his Eagle Scout rank. Several months ago, Alpert began f ...

McClintock votes to end political science grants

Granite Bay native Gina Bateson spent her fourth year of graduate school in Guatemala, researching how the nation's Civil War from 1960 to 1996 affects public security today. She ...

Triples-happy Oakmont bombs Kennedy in softball

Justine Garner drove in three runs with three of Oakmont High School’s six triples, and the Vikings totaled 15 hits in a 20-3 nonleague softball victory over Kennedy on Wedne ...

Roseville prep trapshooting teams receive endowments

Granite Bay, Roseville and Del Oro high schools received endowments of $10,000 each toward their trapshooting programs.The endowments, awarded through the Midway USA Foundation and ...

Del Oro soars over Granite Bay from opening tip

Del Oro High School scored the first eight points in its Sierra Foothill League matchup at Granite Bay on Thursday night, and the Golden Eagles didn’t stop until the final bu ...

Eagles snag title away from Granite Bay

LOOMIS – The Del Oro wrestling team went into Wednesday’s dual match with defending Sierra Foothill League champ Granite Bay with two missions in mind: Pin, don’t ...

Del Oro scraps and claws its way past Woodcreek

Everywhere Del Oro High School’s girls basketball players turned, there was a Woodcreek body or more all over them — arms and legs moving, trying to cut off passes, act ...

Dangerous truck fire contained in Loomis

LOOMIS -- A potential disaster was averted this afternoon after a vehicle near a 500-gallon propane tank caught fire at a business on Swetzer Road, said Jeff Gordon, assistant chi ...

Woodcreek girls fourth, Roseville boys fifth in tourneys

Roseville High School shot to early leads in winning its final two games and finishing fifth at the Maverick Varsity Classic last weekend at Mesa Verde.The Tigers (6-7) blew out Me ...

Granite Bay to play in expanded Battle for Veterans

While CIF State Bowl Games were bringing the 2011 high school football season to a close last weekend in Carson, Mark Soto was meeting with school officials from Westlake, Oaks Chr ...

Bayside pastor goes undercover to help girls in sex trade

Robi Quick watched the documentaries, read the books, heard the stories, but standing in the karaoke bar waiting to be served left him terrified. “Nothing could have prepared me ...

Granite Bay may get another mega-church

The Granite Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church is hoping to build a house of worship on 74 acres of undeveloped land, which has some local residents concerned. Currently, the Christ ...

Del Oro takes down Woodcreek to clinch SFL title

The atmosphere was charged with tension as the Del Oro High football team beat Woodcreek 35-12 on Friday night.Woodcreek (5-5 overall, 1-4 SFL) was aiming for a Sac-Joaquin Section ...

Loomis couple wishes bears well

Regarding the recent Loomis bear issue, I feel compelled to set the record straight and provide clarification regarding our frequently cited encounter with the family of black bear ...