Salvation Army

Noon Hour Update: Food trucks in North Auburn; vehicle death on Sierra College Boulevard; Community Dinner and Placer High cross country

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Kids in need sweep Target

When Brook Peters will start the seventh grade at E.V. Cain Middle next week he'll be prepared. Peters browsed the aisles at Target in Auburn for new shorts and shirts, eager to ge ...

School bulletin: Salvation Army of Roseville hosts backpack drive

Salvation Army hosts backpack drive Salvation Army of Roseville will host a backpack and school supply drive from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Wal-Mart, 1400 Lead Hill B ...

Community garden needs volunteers

Last year, about 21,000 pounds of vegetables were donated to the Salvation Army. The vegetables were grown, harvested and delivered by volunteers at Virgil Traynor?s community gard ...

"get dressed!" offers refreshing mix for guys and gals

After graduating from Placer High, Maria Francis immersed herself in the world of clothing design.She attended the Art Institute for Fashion in Seattle and then became a designer. ...

How one woman supports an "Army"

?She?s the army behind the Army.? That?s the way one woman described Auburn resident Angela Atteberry, who will be honored tonight with The McCann Award at the annual State of the ...

Angela Atteberry wins McCann award

Quietly “altruistic” Auburn resident Angela Atteberry is this year’s Vernon Gould McCann award winner. The McCann Award, named after longtime Auburn Journal employee “Mac ...

Our View: In rough economic seas, Auburn is a lighthouse to help

You’ll get no argument that times are tough. But it’s good to know we’re facing those rough seas in a city that has such a strong sense of community. It should be noted, and ...

Christmas spirit lives – and drives

Larry Norris was a member of the Auburn 49er Lions Club. He really enjoyed the Christmas season, when he would dress up as Santa Claus and, along with his wife, dressed as Mrs. Cl ...

County workers give back via toy, food drive

Placer County employees from several different departments came together once again for the common good of giving back this holiday season. Local workers, in tandem with the nonpro ...

There’s value in giving pennies

Regarding the controversy at the Colfax post office and the “bell ringers” of the Salvation Army (Journal, Dec. 4): We have lived in Colfax for 30 years and the different chari ...

Battle of Badges to raise money for Salvation Army

Local law enforcement will battle to collect the most money for the Salvation Army today. The annual Battle of the Badges competition among the Auburn California Highway Patrol o ...

Where’s your spirit of giving?

In response to Knight Wagner of Colfax (“Volunteers on ego trip,” Reader Input, Nov. 28), I implore you, Mr. Wagner, to give volunteering a try. I’ve heard that smiling, both ...

Host Lions give back to community

The Auburn Host Lions got a jump on Christmas giving by presenting $1,000 checks to Max Kane with the Interfaith Food Closet and Major Ralph Jiminez with the Salvation Army. The Au ...

Auburn Salvation Army serves gourmet meal for all

Anyone looking for food or fellowship this Thanksgiving can share a bounty of both at the Community Thanksgiving Dinner being hosted by Auburn Salvation Army Thursday. Angela Att ...