Seniors

District 3 Rodeo finals decide State contestants

The dust has settled at the Lincoln Rodeo Arena and the horse trailers and pickups have departed following the senior finals held May 2-3. The cowboys and cowgirls will now load up ...

District 3 wraps up fall rodeo events; will begin again in January

Although the Nov. 8-9 results of rodeo No. 3 for the California High School Rodeo Association were not yet tabulated, below were the standings going in. District 3 takes a break i ...

Senior populations to skyrocket in coming years

When Eldon Luce reviews the population projections for Placer County, he is concerned about what he sees and what it could mean for one increasingly vulnerable group. For older ad ...

Reader Input: Seniors should vote McClintock

Seniors have a clear choice for Congress this election: Tom McClintock. Congressman McClintock recently received the “Guardian of Seniors’ Rights Award” from th ...

District 3 rodeo helps rock Rock Springs

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. – Around 1,500 cowboys and cowgirls from the United States, Canada and Australia gathered for the National High School Rodeo Associations Championships Jul ...

District 3 to close out rodeo season at Lincoln Arena

California High School Rodeo District 3 will hold its final local rodeo of the 2013-14 season this weekend. Those who finish in the top five of each event will move on to Bishop fo ...

Reader Input: Center benefits more than seniors

The Auburn senior center is important. Wake up, people of Auburn. This center isn’t just for old people. I have taken lots of classes in the DeWitt Center. You do not have to ...

Reader Input: Vote for officials who will work for us

After reading “Senior First loses meal program” in Wednesday’s Auburn Journal, I am disappointed. This program was a great program for our seniors. How do I know ...

District 3’s standings after November rodeo

Following are the results of California High School Rodeo Association District 3’s November rodeo. The cowboys and cowgirls resume action at the Lincoln Arena Jan. 25-26. In ...

Reader Input: Who gave them my number?

I remember when I first heard of the “National Do Not Call List.” We could sign up for protection from telemarketers and be left alone at dinner time. We signed up and ...

Reader input: Don’t blame seniors for this

Years ago I received this treatise from another senior citizen, whose name I have lost. But this invites some AJ reader reflection. Senior citizens are criticized for every conce ...

Reader Input: Seniors like movies, too

Auburn Ravine Terrace would like to thank all of you in the community for continuing to support our Seniors Evening Weekly Movie Program. Your donations of used DVDs provide movi ...

Local senior learned lesson of giving back early

Great, great granddaughter of a Placerville hanging judge, Paula Leahy is no stranger to the area. Her family goes back to the vigilante days in Placerville where her mother was th ...

Life after left turns

The statistics are out there. According to AAA, senior drivers are the fastest-growing segment of the population and, other than teenagers, the most likely to be killed while beh ...

Festival offers focus on maintaining an active life

Some people just won’t take aging lying down. You’ll likely find a few of them at the Senior Health & Fitness Festival in Auburn, which aims to keep seniors active and hea ...