Johnson

District 5 has a fine leader

I can?t just sit back and listen to how wonderful the ?Johnsons? are in the battle for District 5 Placer County supervisor. Indeed, they may be fine folks ? but the key word here i ...

When enforcers ignore the law

Mr. (Jim) Beall (Sr.) expanded on my letter concerning illegal actions by two of our last three presidents (Reader Input, April 5). He tried to confuse the issue that both Clinton ...

Del Oro tops Spanish Springs in slugfest

Casey Cox and Freddie Cargile each drove in three runs, Mason Magleby homered and the Del Oro High baseball team win a nonleague slugfest, 15-11 over Spanish Springs in Loomis Mond ...

Craving a section crown

LOOMIS — Corey Johnson is convinced this is the year. Despite 11 Sierra Foothill League banners in 15 years and eight runner-up finishes in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division II p ...

Instant impact

Emilie Johnson would have been content to spend her freshman season soaking up advice from the more established point guards on UC Santa Barbara’s roster. An injury to one of th ...

Reigning world champ Johnson the favorite with gymnasts

One name dominated discussion of Olympic gymnastics favorites this week at Auburn Gymnastics Center. U.S. star Shawn Johnson was the overwhelming pick to win gold among the young ...

A Western States for all the ages

Karsten Solheim’s zeal for trail running is making it tough to walk away from the sport, even at age 71. Meanwhile Sabrina Moran and Eric Johnson are hoping they can keep a stead ...

Ride and tie title on the line

Defending champions Tom Johnson and Rufus Schneider will mount up Saturday to defend their Ride and Tie World Championship in Taylorsville. Johnson, from Loomis, and Schneider, fr ...

Wally and Joanne take the cake

Sixty years find Wally and Joanne Johnson cutting another cake in the same house on Shockley Road where they had held their wedding reception. The couple married in Sacramento Apr ...

Roe/Johnson

Joanna Roe of Grass Valley and Nathan Johnson of Sacramento have announced their plans to marry July 19, 2008 at Pioneer United Methodist Church in Auburn. The prospective bride i ...

Johnson makes gratifying medal run at state tourney

Del Oro High junior Corey Johnson got some sweet revenge to go with an eighth place medal at the CIF State wrestling championships Saturday at Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield. After ...

Big men on campus

LOOMIS ” Cody Billings dreams of owning his own restaurant one day, snacking on whatever he wants, any time of day. But for at least one more day, he'll be dining on the same st ...

Del Oro ousted by a familiar foe

GALT ” Ali Fletcher wasn't part of Del Oro High's girls basketball squad in 2005 and 2006 to remember Sacramento knocking the Golden Eagles out of the Sac-Joaquin Section Divisio ...