Salvation Army

Sheriff’s office wins Battle of the Badges

Official totals for Salvation Army’s Battle of the Badges are in, and once again the Placer County Sheriff’s Office claims the title of first place with $1,433.88 raise ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Del Oro takes on Bakersfield for state title; Robotics team headed to state event; Assemblyman Bigelow Q&A; County unemployment and Little Free Libraries

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Tonight is the big game for Del Oro High School as the football team takes on Bakersfield for the California Interscholastic Federation Division I Bowl ...

How Auburn is doing the most good

Journal reporter Amy Lobenberg sought a fresh perspective on the holiday season, so she signed up for a stint as a Salvation Army bell ringer. Here’s her story. -- Editor Wh ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: A day as a bell ringer; The cold snap has broken in the foothills and Auburn Union looking for new superintendent

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Ever wonder what it’s like to be a bell ringer for the Salvation Army? We did, that’s why Reporter Amy Lobenberg is going out and doing jus ...

Attendance down at annual Salvation Army dinner

Salvation Army organizers say Thursday was a day of plenty at the 21st annual Auburn Community Thanksgiving Dinner – of food, of volunteers, of donations and good will. The o ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Thanksgiving dinner coming to Auburn; Run/walk set for Thursday and preschool appeal

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Thanksgiving is right around the corner and the Salvation Army is welcoming the community to its table. Reporter Amy Lobenberg will have a preview of t ...

Panhandling campaign making inroads in Auburn

Auburn Police Chief John Ruffcorn headed back to the Elm Street shopping center on Thursday to continue his campaign against local panhandling. From noon to 1 p.m., Ruffcorn, acco ...

Second suspect arrested in Salvation Army theft

A second suspect was arrested Wednesday in the theft of nearly $5,000 in meat from the Auburn Salvation Army.  Richard Earl Means, 49, of Penryn was taken into custody at his ...

Another View: The silent and the spoken

His body shook as the reality of his wounds and weaknesses surfaced from his soul to occupy each muscle. His eyes strained to see past the pain, yet dimly, in the darkness the stra ...

Penryn man held in Salvation Army meat theft

Auburn police arrested a Penryn man Thursday afternoon and were seeking another in connection with the theft of $5,000 worth of frozen beef from the Auburn Salvation Army. Most of ...