2018-09-05

Holiday Festival of Wines




Bullfrogs start season 5-0 on the links


Bret Harte Girls' Golf

The Bret Harte girls’ golf team improved to a perfect 5-0 with a 206-252 victory over the Linden Lions Tuesday at Greenhorn Creek Resort in Angels Camp.Senior Jessie Thompson led the Bullfrogs with a 44. Olivia Fonseca and Elizabeth Kristoff each carded a 51. Emma Canepa shot a 60 and Lena Hirsch finished the day with a 63.“They are doing […]

New executive director focused on serving residents of county



Being an executive director might not be everyone’s goal, but for one woman, it’s a dream job come true.Mind Matters, a non-profit treatment and support center in Murphys, recently hired Stephanie Edwards-Norfleet, PhD, as their new executive director.Edwards-Norfleet started with the organization approximately three weeks ago, and she is no stranger to non-profit organizations, bringing many years of experience to […]

Lauren Anthony Crespi



January 16, 1929-August 26, 2018Lauren Anthony Crespi, 89, passed away at his home in Murphys on August 26, 2018. His wife of 67 years, Kathleen (Darby), was at his side.Lauren was born in Stockton on January 16, 1929 to Frank and Irene (Monte Verda) Crespi of Angels Camp. He lived most of his life in Calaveras County, winning the celebrated […]

Another win for Calaveras volleyball


Calaveras Volleyball

Calaveras improved to 5-1 and 2-0 in the Mother Lode League with a 3-1 victory over the Amador Buffaloes Tuesday night in Sutter Creek. Amador jumped out to an early lead by taking the first set 25-23. However, Calaveras battled back and took the second set 25-14, the third set 25-10 and put the match away with a 25-12 fourth […]

Do you have what it takes to be champion of the juice?




Finding Gold in Calaveras




Kathleen Ann Daniels



October 10, 1942-August 20, 2018Kathleen “Kathy” Ann Daniels, a long-time, 40-year resident of Camp Connell, CA, peacefully passed away surrounded by her family on Monday, August 20, 2018 in Chico, CA. She was 75. She was born on October 10, 1942 in Stockton, CA, to John “Jack” Lee Richards and Carmen “Sissy” Elvira Leyva. She met and later married her […]

Athlete of the Week: Jamie Smith


Calaveras Water Polo

Time was running out and Calaveras High School girls’ water polo trailed McNair by one goal, 12-11. With seconds left on the clock, Calaveras’ Jamie Smith knew she only had one chance to send the game into overtime. At the last possible moment before the game clock expired, Smith blasted a shot that didn’t stop until it hit the back […]

Bret Harte varsity boys’ place 10th at Jaguar Invite


Bret Harte Cross County

The Bret Harte Bullfrogs cross country team competed at the Jaguar Invite at Eagle Lakes, in Tracy on Thursday, Aug. 30. In the varsity boys’ 3.1-mile race, Bret Harte had two runners finish with medals. Brendan Dishion (18:48) and Hunter Strum (19:07) finished 20 and 23 respectively out of 129 runners and took home medals. The top overall time was 17:44. […]