Vernon Gould McCann award

Annual hunt begins to find Auburn’s finest servants

A city’s real movers and shakers are not always its most affluent residents, or even its most visible ones, but they tend to have this much in common: a sincere devotion to t ...

Kathy Sands embodies ‘a love for a community’

Kathy Sands says she’s one of the few recipients of the Vernon Gould McCann Award who actually knew its namesake. Her longtime colleague and friend Bob Haydon fondly remembe ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Profiling the McCann Award winner; Placer author sees book go to paperback; nonprofit teaches kids music and high school soccer playoffs

  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 ...

Volunteer earns Auburn’s top community service award

A longtime active member of the Auburn community, Kathy Sands is this year’s recipient of the Vernon Gould McCann Award, which honors the ultimate in community service.  ...

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 ...