Milestones

Pitts offers up outdoor beauty with Eagle Scout project

On Aug. 16, Caleb Pitts of Rocklin completed his Eagle Scout project. Pitts is a junior at Whitney High School and a member of Rocklin Boy Scout Troop 29. His project involved beat ...

'Whatever happened to ...?'

Today, the Placer High School campus sits quietly. In just a matter of days, the campus will come alive again with a new wave of students, some freshmen, eager to enjoy life as a h ...

White makes Dean’s List at Cal Lutheran

Brooks White of Foresthill is one of 745 students who made the Dean’s List at California Lutheran University for the spring semester. White is a communication major. Stud ...

Yang earns place on Dean’s Honor Roll at Oklahoma City University

Tsimnuj Yang of Lincoln has been named to the spring 2014 Dean’s Honor Roll at Oklahoma City University. Dean’s Honor Roll status is awarded to students who successfull ...

Balk earns bachelor’s at San Jose State

Carly Balk, of Meadow Vista, has been awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Forensic Science (Biology) with a minor in Chemistry, Cum Laude, from San Jose State University.

Gamez graduates from basic training

Air Force Reserve Airman Corey R. Gamez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-we ...

Brielle Ann Semtner

Brielle Ann Semtner was born at 8:59 a.m. on July 2 at Sutter Roseville Medical Center. She weighed 10 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long. Parents were Alison and David ...

Miss Northern Sierra Teen Lincoln girl

Miss Northern Sierra Teen 2014  Jocelyn McCoy is a 17-year-old junior at Lincoln High School.   Jocelyn enjoys varsity cheer and tennis.   She also shows sheep for ...

San Jose native retires from Navy after 25 years

Capt. Thomas Popp, a San Jose native, retired from the U.S. Navy after more than 25 years during a ceremony June 20 at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. He graduated from t ...

Maunder completes Navy basic training

Navy Airman Apprentice Dylan C. Maunder, son of Clifford and Kimberly J. Maunder of  Loomis, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lak ...