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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 […]

Roundup: Denner wins race

Soccer Grizzly Cup Classic Union Mine 3, Colfax 0 Union Mine 7, Golden Sierra 1 Golden Sierra 3, Forest Lake Christian 1 Inderkum Tourney Ponderosa 1, Armijo 1 Nonleague Ponderosa 1, Lincoln 0 Ponderosa 4, Colfax 2 Oak Ridge 2, Whitney 1 Oak Ridge 2, McClatchy 2 Volleyball Ponderosa def. by Rocklin 18-25, 11-25, 18-25 […]

Four teams in action

Just one of the four El Dorado County high school teams in action tonight has a home game. Union Mine will entertain Bear River and will be tested as the Bruins return most of its starters who won the Division V Section Division V title last fall. Elsewhere, Oak Ridge is at Vacaville, Ponderosa makes […]

Ponderosa girls sweep Grizzlies

GARDEN VALLEY — Ponderosa and host Golden Sierra met up for Monday’s annual Foundation Game with the Lady Bruins taking the win in three sets 25-7, 25-11, 25-17. The intra-county exhibition, a lead-in into the regular season, benefits the A. Dale Lacky scholarship fund. Outcomes do not count for or against a team in the standings. […]

Trojans win wild one

EL DORADO HILLS — Big plays and numbers fueled Oak Ridge to a 57-55 non-league football home win over Whitney in Friday’s opener for both teams. After Trojan running back Michael Pittman scored his third of a game-high five touchdowns on a 2-yard off-tackle play with 33.5 seconds left in the second quarter for a […]

Trojans win wild one over Wildcats

EL DORADO HILLS — Big plays and numbers fueled Oak Ridge to a 57-55 non-league football home win over Whitney in Friday’s opener for both teams. After Trojan running back Michael Pittman scored his third of a game-high five touchdowns on a 2-yard off-tackle play with 33.5 seconds left in the second quarter, Oak Ridge, […]

Schedule: Aug. 31 – Sept. 5

Monday, Aug. 31 Volleyball *PHS @ GS, 7 p.m. *Vista @ ED, 7 p.m. *OR @ St. Francis, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1 Golf Vista del Lago vs OR, Serrano CC, 3:30 p.m. Soccer Whitney @ OR, 4 p.m. Pleasant Grove @ ED, 7 p.m. PHS @ Colfax, 4 p.m. Tennis Rio Americano vs OR, […]

OR 2015 Schedule

Oct. 28 — Whitney @ Oak Ridge, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 — Oak Ridge @ Vacaville, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 11 — Oak Ridge @ Burbank, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 18 — Oak Ridge @ Reed/Sparks, Nev. 7:30 p.m. Sept. 25 — Oak Ridge @ Woodcreek, 7:30 p.m.  Oct. 2 — Rocklin @ Oak Ridge, 7:30 p.m.  Oct. 9 — Oak […]

Trojan football looks to improve

Team: Oak Ridge Mascot: Trojans Head Coach: Eric Cavaliere, 9th year Assistant Coaches: Mark Watson, Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks; Darren Jonutz, Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers; Chris Williams, Offensive Line; Kevin Placek, Defensive Line; Ron Martin, Running Backs; Ben Sweet, Defensive Backs; Bill Bunce, Wide Receivers; Kevin Lopina, Quarterbacks. League: Sierra Foothill League (Del Oro, Folsom, Granite Bay, Nevada Union, Rocklin and Woodcreek). 2014 record: 5-5, 3-4 SFL, fifth place. Key losses: Lineman Nolan […]

Squads kick off season tonight

Three of the five El Dorado County high school football teams open their season at home tonight. Oak Ridge will host Whitney, Ponderosa entertains Lincoln and Union Mine welcomes Foothill of Sacramento. El Dorado plays its first of three consecutive road games, starting at South Lake Tahoe. Golden Sierra stays in the foothills but travels […]

Bruins bank on being better, doing better

Team: Ponderosa Mascot: Bruins Head Coach: Jason Tenner, 9th year. Assistant Coaches: Brad Lawson, Defensive Line; Dwayne Brekke, Wide Receivers; Riki King, Offensive/Defensive Line; Jeff Lewallen, Offensive Coordinator, Quarterbacks; Kesean Caston, Defensive Backs; Drake Ussery, Running Backs; Justin Michaelis, Defensive Backs/Video; David Henderson, Linebackers/Video; Tenner, Defensive Coordinator, Linebackers, Offensive Line. League: Capital Valley Conference (Antelope, […]

PHS 2015 Schedule

2015 Schedule Aug. 28 — Lincoln @ Ponderosa Sept. 4 — Ponderosa @ Vista del Lago Sept. 18 — Woodcreek @ Ponderosa Sept. 25 — Antelope @ Ponderosa Oct. 2 – Ponderosa @ Bella Vista Oct. 9 — Ponderosa @ Whitney Oct. 16 — Del Campo @ Ponderosa Oct. 23 — Oakmont @ Ponderosa Oct. […]

Schedule: Aug. 24-29, 2015

Monday, Aug. 24 Boys soccer ED @ Argonaut, 5:30 p.m. Water polo *PHS boys @ OR, CSD, 4:45 p.m. *PHS girls @ OR, CSD, 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25 Girls golf *Roseville @ OR, Serrano CC, 3:30 p.m. *UM @ PHS, Cameron Park CC, 3 p.m. Girls tennis *St. Francis @ OR, Broadstone, 3:30 p.m. […]

First and goal: Road games

In 313 words, random thoughts. • One week from today, Week 0 of the high school football season begins. Set the timers on your cell phones and/or watches right now. • In Week 1 and 2, only one of the five El Dorado County high school football teams plays a home game. On Friday, Sept. […]

Celebrity chefs showcase talents

Sample the Sierra has announced an impressive schedule of celebrity chefs for a series of farm-to-fork events Labor Day weekend in Lake Tahoe. Up and comers Whitney and Josh Deri of Blend Catering have been added to this year’s lineup, as well as cookbook author Joanne Neft. Sample the Sierra will kick off Labor Day […]

Concerts, festivals, more at South Lake Tahoe

Tahoe South’s late-summer of festivals, music, homegrown food and fireworks will ride the hot August wave of indoor and outdoor adventures now through Labor Day weekend and beyond. With early talk of a blockbuster El Niño-fused winter, Tahoe South has packed the rest of its summer calendar with a slate of activities that will test […]

Tahoe homes match the priceless view

Going out the screen door onto the porch outside to look at Fallen Leaf Lake, you can’t help but wonder whether Whitney Houston stood here in this same seductive setting, staring at the blue water as she pondered what her life would hold next.  The late Houston and her film crew stayed at the remarkable […]

Kevin Costner and Modern West come to Harris Center

While prolific movie star Kevin Costner commands the microphone and his band Modern West accompanies with Americana roots and rock instrumentals, the imagery is nicely atmospheric. The all-American boy persona Costner started touring musically in an endeavor to connect with his fans on a more personal level, sharing his love of music and lighting up […]

Pure Life case: Preliminary hearing set

Kelly Chiusano and two other defendants of the Pure Life Collective marijuana dispensary will appear in a preliminary hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 21, a judge decided on June 26. Chiusano and Summer Bradley, owners of the Pure Life Collective marijuana dispensary, along with defendants Whitney Marchand and Christopher Brown, face a seven-count complaint that […]

CVC All League

Softball Most Valuable Player Brooke Larsen, Del Campo Offensive Player of the Year Terra Jerpbak, Ponderosa Defensive Player of the Year Maddie Skibitski, Antelope McKenna Rickles, Ponderosa Karsen O’Rourke, Ponderosa Soccer Most Valuable Player Ariel Klink, Cosumnes Oaks McKenna Fox, Ponderosa Abbie Jones, Ponderosa Swimming Gary Woo, Ponderosa Conner Overstreet, Ponderosa Talon Green, Ponderosa Vaughn […]

Pure Life Collective demurrer denied

A motion to throw out charges against a marijuana dispensary collective was denied June 3 as being filed prematurely. Judge Dylan Sullivan told Kelly Chiusano, Summer Bradley, Chris Brown and Whitney Marchand that the demurrer, filed by their attorneys, was “premature.” Though Zenia Gilg, Chiusano’s attorney, argued about immunity prior to arraignment, Sullivan said that […]

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 […]

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