Living

Fast times with the Hobos

They’re not migratory workers or homeless vagabonds, but they are itinerant workers, in the way of traipsing around the foothills entertaining people. And yet, when it came t ...

75-year-old Colfax Theatre reopens

The Colfax Theatre is back in business after an eight-year absence. The red glow of the landmark neon “Colfax” sign started lighting the way back again to the South Ma ...

Choosing Christmas plants that will survive outdoors in foothill winters

Question: Some of my friends are gardeners and I want to give them live holiday plants for Christmas. Can you tell me which traditional Christmas plants can be later planted outsid ...

Handcrafting – Put your own stamp on holiday decorations

Decorating for Christmas brings visions of putting up twinkling lights and hanging shiny ornaments. But there’s nothing like something hand-made to create a special holiday w ...

All Those Years Ago … from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Dec. 17 and 24, 1964

Great stone face campaign brings ideas of all sorts The campaign to rid downtown Auburn of the Great Stone Face – the big blank wall on the Post Office addition – cont ...

Before and after

The Holidays are smack dab upon us. The hustle and bustle is everywhere you look. The holidays are a time for reflection with family and friends and, yes there’s that one c ...

Hayden inducted into Phi Kappa Phi

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi announced that Rachael Hayden of Newcastle was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate hon ...

Bate graduates with degree in Ministries

Sarah Dawn Bate of Roseville graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Church Ministries during Southwestern Assemblies of God University’s 106th commencement ceremony, hel ...

Steagall graduates from basic training

Army Pvt. Zachary D. Steagall has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Benning, Ga. During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and ce ...

Lambert graduates combat training

Army Pvt. Noah K. Lambert has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, histor ...