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Marianne Whitney Chavez

Feb. 25, 1932 — March 10, 2015 Marianne Whitney Chavez, loving wife and mother of eight, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on March 10, 2015, due to acute kidney and lung failure. She was born Feb. 25, 1932, in Manhattan, Kansas, to Clifton and Helen Whitney. They soon moved to California […]

Roundup: Oak Ridge boys win Whitney Invitational

Track and Field Whitney Invitational Varsity boys: 1-Oak Ridge, 73; 2-Whitney, 68.5. 100: 2-Brandon Jetter, 11.22; 400: 2-Bret McNamee, 52.00; 110h: 2-Jetter, 15.40 (fourth all-time at OR); 300h: 2-Griffin Prather, 41.96; SP: 2-Jack Root, 48-8 (third all-time at OR); PV: 2-Grant Laut, 13-0; 4×100: 3-OR (Prather, Chibuikem Ohanele, Christian Wootton, Jetter), 43.76; HJ: 2-Will Vaughn, […]

Sonja “Sue” Frizzell Whitney

June 28, 1944 — May 13, 2014 Sonja “Sue” Frizzell Whitney, 69, passed away on May 13, 2014, in her daughter’s arms, “her calf.” She was the daughter of Irving and Arlie Frizzell. She was born on June 28, 1944, in Joplin, Mo., and was preceded in death by her parents and only sibling, Jack […]

Whitney Standal

Whitney Standal, 18 El Dorado High School College/major: Azusa Pacific University, majoring in psychology Career goal: Neuropsychologist 10 years into the future: Working in my practice as a neuropsychologist, married and with a family and helping other people. Community service: Through church and in student leadership roles in high school, I worked with local businesses […]

Whitney Cummings takes on Tahoe at MontBleu

The brassy comedian, notable TV star and talk show host, Whitney Cummings, will bring her barbed, observational delivery style to Lake Tahoe’s MontBleu Resort, Casino and Spa for a night of laughs on Friday. Aug. 9. With model looks and real life experience on the catwalk, Cummings isn’t one for silently posing in the background. […]

Jamie Kae Whitney Baxley

July 24, 1943 — March 3, 2013 Jamie Kae Whitney Baxley was a fourth-generation resident of El Dorado County born on July 24, 1943. She was raised in Kelsey and graduated from El Dorado High School in 1961. She was the wife of Bill Baxley and mother of Richard, Deron and Christie Christensen. She was […]

Whitney Standal

Whitney Standal, a senior at El Dorado High School, has established leadership abilities and used those skills at 2012 Girls State at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont. The senior was one of 500 girls who attended the summer government camp. She was on the De Anza City Council, one of 32 California cities that were […]

Whitney bounces Bruins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — Soccer’s infamous, unwritten two-minute rule — never give up a goal to open either half or right after you score — reared its ugly head in Tuesday’s Sac-Joaquin Section Division II first-round playoff match between host Ponderosa and Whitney. It was the latter, roughly 20 seconds after the Bruins had pulled to […]

Ray E. Whitney

Nov. 4, 1944 – April 11, 2012 Ray was born and raised in Placerville and attended El Dorado High School. He passed away April 11, 2012, following a long illness. He is the beloved husband of 46 years to Sue; much loved father of Scott and Shawn (Dina); and Papa to Shawn Michael. He is […]

Ray E. Whitney

November 4, 1944 – April 11, 2012 A lifelong resident of Placerville, Calif. Services will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be posted at www.chapelofthepinesfunerals.com

Lady Cougars tame Whitney Wildcats

It’s an age-old dilemma — schedule an easy preseason and pump up your record or go head-to-head with some of the best teams for experience? El Dorado girls basketball coach Pat Winter always takes the second option and now, heading into the Cougars’ own Jan Vitell Memorial Tournament next week, the Lady Cougars are playing […]

Juniors fall flat against Whitney

EL DORADO — A total of five hits meant no rallies or late comebacks last Thursday for the El Dorado Post 119 Junior Legion baseball team, which fell to visiting Whitney 11-3 in District 7 play at Union Mine High School. El Dorado matched a Whitney run in the first inning on Nic Rowen’s RBI single […]

El Dorado Juniors come back on Whitney

EL DORADO — Alex Alvarez’ two-run single highlighted a four-run fifth inning Thursday and Bryson Campbell got the final out in the seventh inning with the bases loaded as El Dorado Post 119 Junior Legion defeated visiting Whitney Post 620 by the score of  7-5. El Dorado’s win was its second straight over Post 620. After a […]

John Womak and Whitney Person Engagement

Bruce Person of Placerville, Janet Winters of Grizzly Flat and Paul and Judy Womack  of Diamond Springs are proud to announce the engagement of their children, Whitney Person and John Womack. Whitney is a 2003 graduate of Union Mine High School and  earned a Bachelors of Science in Nutrition from Chico State University. She is […]

El Dorado girls outlast Whitney

With 13 seconds left in the game Sarah Mackey stepped to the free throw line for the El Dorado girls basketball team. The Cougars had let a once comfortable 10-point lead with a 1:34 left cut to two as visiting Whitney mounted a ferocious comeback over the closing moments of the first round of the […]

El Dorado outlasts Whitney

After dominating Whitney in the first half of the Gold Dust Tournament’s opening game at El Dorado High Thursday night, the El Dorado Cougars let the Wildcats back into the game in the second half and with two minutes left, clung to a precious one-point lead. David Cochran came down with a big rebound on […]

Cougars sweep Whitney

Democrat staff writer Carla Lizarraga is graduating early but sheÕs still around which was good news for the El Dorado High volleyball team Tuesday as the senior was a key factor in the CougarsÕ 25-23, 25-20, 25-21 sweep of visiting Whitney. Lizarraga turned in some big plays including a side tip to win the first […]

This is a valuable book for Mt. Whitney hikers

Democrat correspondent Every year about 30,000 outdoor enthusiasts acquire a permit to climb Mt. Whitney, the tallest mountain in the contiguous 48 states. They all set out with good intentions, but only one-third of those who attempt the climb actually reach the summit. This book can help increase the odds of making it and also […]

Trojans, Grizzly boys take first place

Sewell, Belluomini 3-time league champs Three El Dorado County high school track and field teams completed for their league championships last week with advancement to the postseason at stake. Two boy’s teams won titles while one school had two triple-event winners. In Division I action, Oak Ridge trekked to Del Oro with its varsity boys […]

Schedule: May 10-16, 2015

Monday, May 11 Baseball Section playoffs D-VI: GS @ Delta, 4 p.m. Boys golf Section playoffs OR, Joe Fowler @ Masters, The Reserve, Stockton, 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 12 Boys volleyball Section playoffs D-II: Vista del Lago @ GS, 7 p.m. Softball Section playoffs D-III: Laguna Creek vs. PHS, Sac. Softball Complex, 6 p.m. Track […]

Roundup: Laut, Jetter set records; Bruins boys swim/dive league champs

Track and Field Sacramento Meet of Champions American River College Boys — 100: 6-Brandon Jetter, OR, 10.88; 2-Chibuikem Ohanele, OR, 10.98. 200: 17-Ohanele, OR, 23.53. 400: 7-Bret McNamee, OR, 50.12. 330h: 15-Griffin Prather, OR, 41.69. 800: 11-Shane Marshall, PHS, 2:00.28. 4x100L 11-OR (Prather, Ohanele, Christian Wootton, Jetter), 43.67. 4×400: 3-PHS (Mitchell Massera, Patrick Hickey, Jordan […]

Schedule: May 3-9, 2015

Monday, May 4 Baseball PHS @ Cosumnes Oaks, 4 p.m. GS @ Vacaville Christian, 4 p.m. Boys golf Section Tourneys D-II: PHS @ Sierra View CC, noon D-IV: UM, ED @ Pheasant Run GC, Chowchilla, 10 a.m. Boys volleyball ED @ Lincoln, 6 p.m. UM @ Capital Christian, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 5 Baseball ED […]

Pure Life arraignment hearing continued

Owners and operators of the Pure Life Collective were to be arraigned on April 27, but instead had their hearing continued to the folllowing week. Kelly Chiusano and Summer Bradley, owners of the Pure Life Collective marijuana dispensary, appeared with fellow defendants Whitney Marchand and Christopher Brown for what was scheduled as their arraignment on […]

Roundup: Trojan, Bruin linkers take 2nd place at tourneys

Baseball Oak Ridge 5, Folsom 6 — The Trojans rallied from a 5-1 deficit in Monday’s Sierra Foothill League road game, but fell short. In the fifth inning, Oak Ridge (15-1 in the SFL, 22-3) tied the game at 5-5 on Tyson Solis’ bases-loaded double that cleared the bases. But the Bulldogs scored the winning […]

Cruise into ‘Anything Goes’ at Union Mine

What: “Anything Goes” Who: Union Mine High School drama students Where: Theatre at the Mine, 6530 Koki Lane, El Dorado When: April 24 to May 2 Cost: $12 for general admission and $10 for students Information: [email protected]   Ocean liners, cabaret singers, public enemies, stowaways and the nobility are all part of “Anything Goes” —the light-hearted […]

Roundup: Oak Ridge baseball running away with SFL title

Baseball Union Mine 6, Cordova 1 — Colton Peters pitched a complete game four-hitter for the SVC win. Andrew Vaughn and Jonathan Lowder each had two hits for the D’backs. Oak Ridge 13, Del Oro 6 — The Trojans completed the sweep of the Eagles to move to 12-0 in the SFL as Logan Denholm […]

Schedule: April 19-25, 2015

Monday, April 20 Baseball Nevada Union @ OR, 4 p.m. Antelope @ PHS, 4 p.m. Golf ED, UM @ SVC Tourney, Empire Ranch Girls soccer Del Oro @ OR, 4 p.m. *Oakmont @ PHS, 4 p.m. Lacrosse OR girls @ Casa Roble, 6:30 p.m. Softball UM @ ED, 4 p.m. Swimming GS vs Dixon @ Lindhurst, […]

Roundup: April 14, 2015

Baseball Oak Ridge 7, Del Oro 3 — Kyle Lucke tossed a four-hitter for the Trojans in Monday’s Sierra Foothill League road contest. Jeff Cunningham and Trenton Denholm also saw time on the hill for Oak Ridge. At the plate, Oak Ridge (10-0 in the SFL, 16-2) had 14 hits; Tyson Solis and Beau Phillip […]

Roundup: April 11, 2015

Tennis Oak Ridge 7, Nevada Union 2 Singles (OR first): Simon Chan def, Quinn, 6-0, 6-1; Clarence Lai def. Wright, 6-1, 6-2; Kyle Tomaskewski def. Shimek, 6-1, 6-2; Amir Nadami def, by Puleo, 4-6, 2-6; Matthew Maloney def Beltran, 6-3, 6-3; Cole Rickard def. by Conners, 3-6, 3-6. Doubles (OR first): Brandon Sedgwick-Erwin Maquiling def, Malin-Nielson, […]

Schedule: April 12-18, 2015

Monday, April 13 Baseball OR @ Del Oro, 4 p.m. PHS @ Oakmont, 4 p.m. Softball Cosumnes Oaks @ PHS, 4 p.m. ED @ Galt, Galt SB Complex, 3:30 p.m. UM @ Rosemont, 4:15 p.m. Girls soccer Rocklin @ OR, 4 p.m. PHS @ Whitney, 7 p.m. ED @ GS, 5 p.m. Volleyball GS @ […]

Roundup: April 9, 2015

Baseball Oak Ridge 8, Granite Bay 1 — The Trojans had “Lucke” on their side in Wednesday’s Sierra Foothill League road game. Oak Ridge (7-0 in the SFL, 13-2) pitcher Kyle Lucke pitched six innings, striking out six and yielding three hits. Nolan Boggini pitched the final frame. Oak Ridge scored half of its runs […]

Special ‘Day’ for Lady Bruins

SHINGLE SPRINGS — A hat trick helped the Ponderosa High girls soccer team to a 4-0 Capital Valley Conference win over Antelope at Simon-Bruin Stadium on Monday. The Lady Bruins (3-3-2 in the CVC, 4-5-2) jumped out to a 3-0 halftime lead. Two of those goals came from sophomore forward Alexis Day, who finished with three […]

Schedule: April 6-11, 2015

Monday, April 6 Baseball Granite Bay @ OR, 4 p.m. Girls soccer Antelope @ PHS, 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 7 Baseball UM @ ED, 4 p.m. Softball Granite Bay @ OR, 4 p.m. Cosumnes Oaks @ PHS, 4 p.m. Boys tennis Del Oro @ OR, Broadstone, 3:30 p.m. PHS @ Bella Vista, 3:30 p.m. Boys […]

Dispensary files to get marijuana back

Kelly Chiusano was arrested following a Nov. 2014 raid on the marijuana dispensary he operated, the Pure Life Collective. But, five months later, with no charges filed, he wants to recover the marijuana taken during the raid and reopen the business. A filing on March 23 by attorney Zenia Gilg, on behalf of Chiusano, requests […]

Ranell Carpenter is up for a Sammie

It’s not surprising that the statuesque beauty with the long, blonde hair turns heads as she strolls along Main Street in Placerville. In addition to her obvious charms, Ranell Carpenter was born at Marshall Hospital and has lived here all her life. But the reason people rush out of coffee shops to stop the 25-year-old? […]

Roundup: Mar. 18, 2015

Baseball Oak Ridge 10, Woodcreek 7 — The visiting Trojans put on their rally caps again in Wednesday’s league road game. Oak Ridge (2-0 in the SFL, 7-0) trailed 6-5 in the top of the fifth inning when it scored four runs for a 9-6 lead. The Trojans added their final run in the sixth. Jake Hathaway, plus Troy teammates […]

Ladies of Laughter keep the jokes coming

Simply put, Ladies of Laughter is the biggest platform for women in comedy. Three of the funniest women to join this acclaimed group are now headed to the Harris Center, 10 College Parkway in Folsom, on Friday, March 20 at 7:30 p.m as part of their Funny and Fabulous Tour. From 1989-92, New York City […]

Schedule: Mar. 16-21, 2015

  Monday, Mar. 16 Baseball Woodcreek @ OR, 4 p.m. Golf OR @ Thunder Tourney, 1:30 p.m. UM @ Aiello Invite, 8:30 a.m. Soccer Granite Bay @ OR, 4 p.m. PHS @ Del Campo, 4 p.m. GS @ Bear River, 3;30 p.m. Softball Galt @ UM, 4:15 p.m. ED @ Cordova, 4:15 p.m. Swimming Rio […]

Roundup: Mar. 11, 2015

Volleyball Ponderosa def. Antelope 23-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-19 Golden Sierra def. Bradshaw Christian 23-25, 25-18, 25-9, 25-23 Union Mine def. by Antelope 23-25, 19-25, 22-25 Union Mine def. by Kennedy 18-25, 25-21, 19-25, 26-24, 4-15 Baseball El Dorado 7, Cordova 0 — Owen MacKendrick drove in five runs, four on a first-inning grand slam, and […]

Schedule, Mar. 9-14, 2015

Monday, Mar. 9 Baseball ED @ GS, 4 p.m. Soccer Foresthill @ GS, 4 p.m. Bella Vista @ PHS, 4 p.m. Softball Nevada Union @ OR, 4 p.m. ED @ Folsom, 4 p.m. Swimming GS @ Cap. Christian, 4 p.m. Tuesday, Mar. 10 Baseball Cordova @ ED, 4 p.m. UM @ Galt, 4 p.m. PHS […]

Schedule: Mar. 2-7, 2015

Monday, Mar. 2 Alpine Racing ED, PHS, OR, UM, GS @ Mammoth Baseball GS @ Bear River, 3:30 p.m. Golf ED, UM @ Jessup Memorial, Cold Springs OR @ Del Rio Tourney, Modesto Soccer OR @ PHS, 8 p.m. Western Sierra @ GS, 5 p.m. Mira Loma @ UM, 6 p.m. Softball Sac High @ […]

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