Crash victim getting on with life

Dean Hollingsworth has made great progress since the Nov. 13, 2002, plane crash that changed his life and ended those of his best friend and his friend’s stepfather. Henry Taylor Howard, 70, the pilot, from San Andreas and his stepson, Bryan Files, 37, of Palmer, Alaska, died when Howard’s single engine Beechcraft A36TC crashed into an outcropping of greenstone just […]

Rancho Calaveras resident kills mountain lion; cat was 50 feet from children’s play area

Friday morning proved to be a challenging one for Rancho Calaveras resident Jeff Davidson, who had to take down a mountain lion outside his home just moments before his children left for school. The big cat was in a tree 20 feet from the house on Silver Rapids Road – only 50 feet from the children’s play area. Davidson was […]

Rotary recognizes two Bret Harte students

Kyla McLaughlin and Scott Kaiser were named the Angels-Murphys Rotary Club Bret Harte High School Rotary Students of the Month for April. Both students and their parents were recognized at the Rotary club luncheon meeting on April 25 at the Murphys Hotel. Kyla McLaughlin, a Bret Harte High senior, is the daughter of Ken and Karen McLaughlin of Copperopolis. Kyla […]

What’s Hoppin’ for FRIDAY, May 30

FOSTER PARENT ORIENTATION: 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 555 W. Benjamin Holt Drive, Bldg. 4, Suite 412, Aspira Foster and Family Services presents a foster parent orientation. Call 478-9862 or (800) 439-1905 for more information. SATURDAY DRIVE-THRU RUMMAGE SALE: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Alta Village parking lot on Highway 49 in Angels Camp, the Union Congregational […]

CLOSE BRUSH WITH NATURE – Fish and Game officer John Stark checks out the mountain lion shot in a Calaveras County residential area. Enterprise photo by Craig Koscho