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Ruby Alcorn

Ruby Inez Alcorn died Feb. 3, 2004, in Auburn. She was born Sept. 30, 1913, in Waterloo, Iowa and was a member of Rebecca?s of Auburn and the VFW. She is survived by three daughter ...

Taylor Ritcherson

Taylor ?Woody? Cleveland Ritcherson died Feb. 2, 2004, at the age of 82 years. Born in Texas, he moved to California after his parent?s deaths to support his sisters and has been a ...

Norman Day

Norman K. Day died Jan. 26, 2004 in Tuolumne General Hospital. He was 68. Born Sept. 5, 1935 in Ukiah, Mr. Day was a U.S. Forest Service campground manager and was district manager ...

Frank Anthony Duarte

Frank Anthony Duarte passed away February 2, 2004 peacefully in his Penryn home. Born February 24, 1920 in the village of Pedro Miguel on the Azores Island of Faial in Portugal, Fr ...

Colfax High sets stage for changes

Gold Country News Service As final touches on Colfax High School?s new $11 million expansion continue to stall its long-awaited opening, administrators say they?ve finally nailed d ...

Pricey parks proposal on plate

Journal Staff Writer The demand for new parks in Placer County could hit new-home developers hard in the pocketbook. Under a proposal now before the Placer County Parks Commission, ...

Recovery against all odds

Journal Staff Writer Auburn resident Larry Crum was not supposed to live after he was run over by a tractor ? let alone have use of his hands ? but now he can chop wood, dig trench ...

Church News

Foothill Community Church of Religious Science Sunday, Feb. 15 at 6:30 p.m., the church will present a concert titled ?A Tribute to Love.? Local artists performing are vocalists Gi ...

Church Briefs

Music for Humanity to raise funds for Interfaith Food Closet The 15th annual Music for Humanity concert will be presented at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, at Pioneer United Methodi ...

Area religious leaders

Pastors from approximately 115 churches in the Sacramento area attended a lunch sponsored by the Church & Alumni Department of William Jessup University on the institution?s Rockli ...