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Film globally, screen locally at Nevada City Film Festival

Just because it’s called the Nevada City Film Festival doesn’t mean all of the movies have a local flavor. Sure there’s “High Country,” Heather Donahu ...

Foothill faithful have music on their mind at Praise in the Mountains

Though the genres may vary, the message remains the same. The 24th annual Praise in the Mountains concert features everything from the traditional gospel sounds of the Sons of Salv ...

The Consolations are on top of doo wop

Are they going to change their name? Last year, the aptly-monikered “Consolations” took second place in the Nevada County Fair Barbershop Quartet Competition. But thi ...

‘Get the Word Out’ a crash course in event, talent promotion

Susan Rushton is practicing what she preaches. In promoting her upcoming seminar, “Get the Word Out,” she had to, well, get the word out. A longtime friend of the Journ ...

Roskelley earns Master’s Degree from Midwestern

Morgan Roskelley, M.M.S., of Auburn, has completed the Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies degree at the College of Health Sciences of Midwestern University. R ...

Asbury graduates from Santa Barbara

Kim Asbury of Auburn graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts double major in Environmental Science and Global Studies June 13, 2015. She was initiated into The Hono ...

Feis named to Dean’s List at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Ellie Louise Feis of Auburn has been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the spring semester of the 2014-15 academic year. Feis, a sophomore a ...

Niegmann graduates from Georgia Tech

Kaj Niegmann of Auburn has earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. Niegmann was among approximately 2,700 undergradu ...

Davis graduates from Dickinson College

Willa C. Davis, daughter of Chris Davis of Grass Valley, and Kim Davis of Auburn, graduated from Dickinson College in May with a Bachelor’s degree in political science and En ...

Stuart graduates from the University of San Diego

CaroLynn Stuart of Meadow Vista graduated from the University of San Diego in May, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics.

McCoy graduates from Chico State

Claire Mary McCoy graduated from California State University Chico with a degree in Child Development and a minor in Spanish Language. A 2011 graduate of Placer High School, McCoy ...

Bomgardner graduates from University of Findlay

HED: Bomgardner graduates from University of Findlay Emily Bomgardner of Newcastle was named to the spring 2015 Dean’s List at The University of Findlay in Ohio. To earn thi ...

Merrill graduates from Rocky Vista University College

Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine announced the graduation of Austin Merrill of Auburn and Davis. Merrill is one of 144 graduates who received a Doctor of Oste ...

Mission to Mexico yields medical facility for orphanage

In July, Pastor Rob Baker of Auburn First Assembly of God and his team joined together with a church from Coarsegold for a construction mission trip to the Casa Hogar Orphanage in ...

Balaguy ‘punked,’ handed scholarship

Michael Balaguy, third from left, is presented the Marie Klugo Scholarship by Kathryn Holt, right, president of the California Ladies Auxiliary VFW. Balaguy, 21, was asked to show ...