Sheriff’s Log: Tuesday, Dec. 3

Thursday, Nov. 28 8:13 a.m., Valley Springs – Alarm at Burger King, allegedly caused by customer disgruntled the restaurant is closed for the holiday so the employees could be with their families. 7:59 p.m., Copper Cove – Report of verbal family dispute. 9:58 p.m., Near Murphys – Report of unknown type of assault. Friday, Nov. 29 3:04 a.m., Valley Springs […]

NEW BANK IN ARNOLD: El Dorado Savings Bank will open a new branch office on property behind the Cedar Center sign. Enterprise photo by Robert Hollis.

Sourgrass fire is fully contained

California Department of Forestry officials have not decided yet if Sierra Pacific Industries will be charged for the costs of fighting the Sourgrass Complex Fire that destroyed about 807 acres of timber land in the Arnold area. The three fires n at Mill Creek, Winton and Sourgrass n began Nov. 25 when smoldering slash piles on SPI land were fanned […]

Lady Frogs kick off basketball season Tuesday night

A new chapter in the Bret Harte girls basketball program will begin Tuesday night. The Lady Frogs take the floor at 6 p.m. against Sonora in a California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) foundation game at Sonora. “The team has been working hard for the past month,” returning Bret Harte coach Mike Lewis said. “We have talent.” Lewis, who returns to Bret […]

What’s Hoppin’ for TUESDAY, Dec. 3

AUXILIARY PRE-CHRISTMAS SALE: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Community Health Education Center, Classroom 2 at Mark Twain St. Joseph’s Hospital in San Andreas, the Hospital Auxiliary presents its annual craft and bake sale. CHRISTMAS TREE SALE: Beginning today at 3 p.m., Murphys Cub Scout Pack 343 will sell Christmas trees at Old Carriage Square in Murphys. Open Tuesdays […]

Arnold bank breaks ground for new branch

Ground was broken last month for a new home for the Arnold branch of El Dorado Savings Bank just across Oak Circle from the bank’s current location near Cedar Center. The new, larger facility will offer additional services n an ATM, drive-up window and safety deposit boxes n that the bank was unable to offer before, said Arnold branch manager […]

CHS clinches spot in title game

The Calaveras football team took another step in its climb to the top of the mountain Friday night when they defeated the Hughson Huskies 20-9 at home. With the victory, Calaveras advances to the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) Sac-Joaquin Division IV title game at the University of the Pacific where they will face an undefeated Escalon team that beat the […]