Naming of Facilities at Ponderosa High School Underway

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2016 / comments

The Board of Trustees for El Dorado Union High School District received two suggestions for naming facilities at Ponderosa High School. The Board created an Ad Hoc Committee to review the suggestions and to come back with a recommendation.

Board policy states: “The Governing Board will not consider names which are associated with or represent values contrary to the district’s philosophy and goals.” The naming process may include recognition of the following:

National Tax Limitation Committee PAC Endorses Bill George & Chuck Smith For EID Board of Directors

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2016 / comments

Working throughout the nation to stop government overspending, the National Tax Limitation Committee PAC has endorsed two candidates in El Dorado County; Bill George a retired IBM systems manager for the Board of Directors in EID’s Division 3, and Chuck Smith a retired corporate executive from the packaging industry for the EID Board of Directors in Division 5.  The endorsement notifications came by personal telephone calls from National Tax Limitation Committee PAC President Lew Uhler, a resident of nearby Roseville, to the two campaigns individually.

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-10-10

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Oct 10, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: GRDTHFT:MONEY/LABOR/PROP+, bail = $400,000+...  |  MFG/ETC CNTL SUB, bail = $100,000...  |  REC KNWN STOLN PROP, bail = $20,000...  |  CRRY LOAD F/ARM PUB, UPON CONTACTING THE DRIVER A FIREARM WAS SEEN IN GLOVEBOX OF THE VEHICLE... |  EL DORADO HILLS, MALE JUVENILE BATTERED HIS FATHER AND VANDALIZED PROPERTY DURING AN ARGUMENT...  |  A CITIZEN REPORTED A FEMALE LYING ON THE GROUND POSSIBLY SUFFERING FROM BROKEN RIBS...  |  FOUND FIREARM...

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-10-9

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 11, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on Oct 9, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: INDECENT EXPOSURE W/PRIOR...  |  2x BURGLARY...  |  3x DISORD CONDUCT:ALCOHOL...  |  SHINGLE SPRINGS, METH OVERDOSE...  |  PILOT HILL, ASLT W/FIREARM...  |  SUSPECT WAS PUNCHED IN THE FACE AFTER THREATENING AND THEN ADVANCING TOWARDS THE VICTIM...  |  TWO SUBJECTS WERE REPORTED LOST ON THE RUBICON TRAIL. THE SUBJECTS LATER RETURNED HOME WITHOUT INCIDENT...

Statewide Propositions

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 10, 2016 / comments

Propositions:

Frank Stephens [Conservative]

 

Our dysfunctional government has loaded up our ballot with a wish list of more stupid laws and costly regulations. Now is the time to become familiar with them so we are informed voters. These are my recommendations.

 

 

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