Jerry Fisher

Another View: For boomers, pickleball is court of last resort

I have discovered the path to world peace, and it is a game called “pickleball.” In fact, if diplomats could find a way to coax Barack Obama and Vladimir Putin on a cou ...

Reader Input: Hats off to the helpful folks

Auburn is a wonderful city with many options of activities for area families. For the past four years, the Auburn Summer Movies Nights committee has hosted free movies at Central ...

Mighty Mites live up to name

I want to say a big thank you to Auburn Recreation District’s Jerry Fisher for the Mighty Mites program. This program is for 2.5- to 5-year-olds who like and want to participate ...

Recreation district honors volunteers for efforts

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District honored volunteers from the PlacerARC Adult Achievement Center with its Volunteer of the Month Award at the April 28 board of director ...

Waiting for the decision: Kings' likely departure has fans sad and angry

Newcastle native Mike Takayama is trying to look on the bright side of the fact that the basketball team he’s devoted hundreds of nights to over the past 25 years is likely leavi ...

Summer kicks off with a splash

With hot dogs grilling on the lawn and children splashing at the Sierra Pool, the sights and smells of summer were well in the air at the Auburn Recreation District’s “Kick Off ...

Youth league is a 'slam dunk' for community

Auburn Recreation District youth basketball coach Cameron Wilkins says working with the young ladies on The Jaguars changed his life. ARD Sports Coordinator Jerry Fischer first ap ...

ARD summer T-ball has first-class leadership

Thank you to Jerry Fisher, the sports coordinator at the Auburn Recreation District, for organizing this year’s T-ball baseball summer program for the “little people” of Aubu ...