McCann award

Another View: Auburn pillars leave lasting legacies

I love the sound and, more importantly, the meaning of the Latin word “gravitas.” Gravitas was one of the Roman virtues. A person with gravitas is a man or woman who ha ...

Harvey Roper remembered for community service

Community and business leader Harvey Roper will be remembered Sunday with a celebration of his life in Auburn. Roper, 58, died Friday during a bow-hunting trip to Idaho. The cele ...

Another View: City budget myths hide looming peril to Auburn finances

For more than a decade now, Auburn has been viewed as a model of financial stability because of the City Council’s consistent, widely admired record of fiscal responsibility ...

Auburn toasts leaders with State of Community Dinner

From doctors to artists, teachers to park rangers, some of Auburn’s finest will get their due Friday at The Ridge Golf Club at the annual State of the Community Dinner. Org ...

Reader Input: Big thanks to Mike Holmes

Congratulations Mike (Holmes) for being recognized for your continued service on behalf of our community (“Mike Holmes wins McCann Award for civic role,” Journal May 4) ...

2014 McCann Award goes to Mike Holmes

  The impact that Mike Holmes has made on his hometown since returning from a career in the military has been recognized with his selection as the 2014 Vernon Gould McCann Aw ...

Our View: Auburn’s best are honored with McCann Award

Living in Auburn is like residing in an all-star community when it comes to public service. And that’s what makes it the perfect place for the Vernon Gould McCann Award. At ...

Auburn icon never misses a good parade

If there is such a thing as an Auburn icon, Ralph Roper fits the bill. Husband, father, successful businessman, civic leader, community volunteer, 57-year Auburn resident, and just ...

Sold-out crowd to attend community dinner

Tonight the night belongs to Auburn. More than 300 people have purchased tickets to attend the 12th Annual Auburn State of the Community Dinner Friday night at the Gold Country F ...