scholarship

Refusing to let go of a dream

Rocklin’s Glen Peacock family is understandably proud that their youngest is now playing football on a scholarship at Midland University in Fremont, Neb., but the road it took to ...

The passion to persevere

Many of us have dreamed of reaching the pinnacle of our success, but have little or no idea how to get started. We often end up discouraged, which leads to a path of disappointmen ...

Thunder’s Carly Perkins signs for softball scholarship

Rocklin High senior Carly Perkins has signed an NAIA National Letter of Intent to play womens softball for Humboldt State University, Arcata campus. Perkins is left handed and wil ...

Cold weather doesn't stop Whitney swimmers

In spite of a cold wind blowing the Whitney High swim team demonstrated a lot of promise while hosting Woodcreek High in a practice meet last Thursday. The Wildcats will be at Wood ...

Thunder golfer signs letter of intent

Rocklin High senior Michael Mencaccy signed an NCAA National Letter of Intent to play golf for Notre Dame de Namur University, Monday. Mencaccy was named Rocklin High School’s M ...

Elementary schools assist seniors with scholarships

Five Rocklin elementary schools have come together to assist two graduating seniors. Each school’s Parent Teacher Club donated $150 to create two $375 scholarships for both a R ...

Sierra linebacker has another dedication

John Bloomfield is going to make his older brother’s day the next time he visits him. Good news does not come too often for the Sierra College sophomore’s brother, who is servi ...

Exchange program steers Russian student to Jessup

When Russian native Nikita Evdokimov first came to the U.S., he never really considered playing basketball at all. At 6 feet 1 inches tall at age 15, the Russian exchange student p ...

Drexel offers scholarships to Leadership Rocklin graduates

Adding a significant new dimension to its leadership program, the Rocklin Area Chamber of Commerce announced that every graduate of Leadership Rocklin is eligible to receive a $10, ...

Slover scoops up Janssen journalism scholarship

Maggie Slover developed a passion for writing at a young age. That zeal for writing is literally paying off for Slover, who is the 2010 recipient of the Jim Janssen Memorial Scho ...