Milestones

Rocklin resident recognized for community service

Helping community members protect their future is more than just a job for Natalie Kachmar, it’s a way of life. A Nationwide agent for 13 months, Kachmar has dedicated her care ...

Cline graduates basic training

Air Force Airman Trevor D. Cline, a 2010 graduate of Whitney High School, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. The airman compl ...

Resident graduates basic

Air Force Airman Teya C. Vickers, daughter of Danielle and Gabriel Cortes of Rocklin, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. The ...

Placer Herald recognized for promoting positive news

The Placer Herald Associate Editor Lauren Gibbs will be named California’s 2011 Community Editor of the Year in connection with National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Gibbs will ...

12 Rocklin youth earn Eagle Scout honor

Only 4 percent of the thousands who join the Boy Scouts ever attain the highest rank of Eagle Scout. This small percentage is what makes the recent ceremony in Rocklin so unusual. ...

Cub Scouts hoist trophies at Derby

Cub Scout Pack 349 recently held it’s annual Pinewood Derby allowing the scouts to pit their engineering, design, and creativity against each other in this timed event. Overall ...

Rocklin Academy sixth-grader named finalist in Central Valley Spelling Bee

Rocklin Academy spelling bee champion Sweta Parija will take the stage in Sacramento on March 2 to compete in the oral phase of the 28th annual Central Valley Spelling Bee. The b ...

Chapin graduates basic training

Army Pvt. Alana P. Chapin, a 2010 graduate of Whitney High School, has graduated from One Station Unit Training at Fort Leonard Wood in Waynesville, Mo., which included basic milit ...

Miller completes legal officer course

Marine Corps 2nd Lt. Bradley L. Miller, son of Nancy J. Currey of Rocklin and Terry H. Miller of Auburn, recently completed the Military Justice Legal Officer Course. Completion o ...

Bohnstedt, Blakesley engaged

Autumn Bohnstedt of Cashmere, Wash. and Steven Blakesley of Sacramento have announced their plans to marry. Steven Blakesley, son of Shirley and Robert Blakesley of Rocklin, gradu ...

See the Sierra in a different way

Get to know the Sierra Nevada more intimately through the words of more than 75 observers of the majestic mountains. “The Illuminated Landscape, A Sierra Nevada Anthology,” is ...

Gandy graduates boot camp

Private 1st Class Codey Gandy, 20, of Rocklin, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on Jan. 14. Private 1st Class Gandy suc ...

Broadus graduates basic training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Robert B. Broadus, a 2008 graduate of Whitney High School, graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. The ...

Jouras graduates training

Army Pvt. Dylan M. Jouras, a 2009 graduate of Rocklin High School, has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning in Columbus, Ga. The training consis ...

Baby Faces

Asher Andrus Carpenter, a boy, was born Oct. 7 at Sutter Roseville Medical Center to Jacquelyn & Justin Carpenter of Lincoln. Asher was born 7 pounds, 14 ounces. He is the brot ...