Yellow Pages |   News Updates |   Events Calendar |   Movie Times | Recycling  |   Document Shredding
Rocklin & Roseville Today Events
Travel, Business and Entertainment Marketing

Placer 10-35 Foundation Announces Scholarships


The Placer 10-35 Foundation, a non-profit association that assists Placer County peace officers in times of personal and organizational tragedy, is proud to announce the recipients of their first college scholarships.

The Cameron Buchanan Memorial Scholarship was established in honor of the 8-year-old son of Placer County Sheriff's Deputy Andrew Buchanan, who died of cancer. The recipient of the $1,000 scholarship was Cooper Sage from Del Oro High School. He will be attending Point Loma Nazarene University and studying nutrition & dietetics. The scholarship was offered to students interested in a career in law enforcement or nursing.

A second scholarship for $1,000 was awarded to Aman Uppal, who recently graduated from Del Oro High School in Loomis and will be attending UC Davis this fall. Aman would like to become a doctor of pediatric medicine. The third scholarship, for $500, was awarded to Courtney Smith, who also just graduated from Del Oro High School and who plans to attend UC Davis this fall to study nursing.

Submissions for the scholarships were solicited from the community.

The 10-35 Foundation is a non-profit fraternal & benevolent association.  They also are available to assist the families of slain peace officers throughout the region. The foundation is committed to celebrating the mission of the law enforcement officer and providing assistance when the inevitable tragedy occurs in this dangerous profession. "10-35" is the police radio code for "officer needs back-up."

For more information about the Placer 10-35 Foundation, go to

Placer County News Headlines

Birds & Brew Fundraising Event at Moonraker BrewingAUBURN - Gold Country Wildlife Rescue (GCWR) is holding our 4th Biannual Birds & Brew Fundraising Event and this one is proving to be the best one yet!

Culinary Institute of America Event Series In NapaNapa, CA,- The CIA at Copia, The Culinary Institute of America's newest venture in downtown Napa, presents Sustainable Seafood and Bay Area Watersheds as the next event

Thunder Valley Seeks To Hire Qualified Toys "R" Us EmployeesLincoln, CA,- As Toys "R" Us announces the closure of 800 U.S. stores affecting as many as 33,000 jobs, Thunder Valley Casino Resort seeks to immediately hire qualified

Savor, Sip, Road Trip in Sacramento March 24thSACRAMENTO, Calif. - Ready to take a road trip through the wide and wonderful world of local flavor? The California Automobile Museum is proud to present a special gala fundraising event

Roseville City Council appoints Acting City ManagerRoseville, CA,- The Roseville City Council today appointed Dominick Casey to be Acting City Manager, following the recent announcement of City Manager

Going Strong at 20: Mind Institute Hits Milestone(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) - Twenty years ago a small group of frustrated but determined Sacramento-area parents of children with autism decided it was time to fill a glaring hole in medical research

Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen announces retirementRoseville, CA- Roseville City Manager Rob Jensen announced today that he will retire June 29, after serving the City of Roseville for 28 years,

22nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Old SacramentoSACRAMENTO, CALIF. - The 22nd annual St. Patrick's Day Parade marches into Old Sacramento on Saturday, March 17, with a variety of free fun and excitement for the entire family.

Gold Rush Dance and Showcase on Ice in RosevilleRoseville, CA, - More than 100 figure skaters from across the nation will be competing at Skatetown Ice Arena in Roseville for the Gold Rush Dance and Showcase

Warriors Awarded Double-Dose of GSAC Pitcher of the WeekROCKLIN, Calif. - With a pair of sweeps this past week from both the Jessup baseball and softball team's, the mound did their job to keep runs at bay granting starters Ashkhon Kuhaulua and Shelbi Graifman

25 Percent Increase in Roseville Gas Prices Since 2016Roseville, CA- Just two short years ago, average prices in Roseville for regular unleaded hovered below the $2.40 per gallon mark.

Officials Champion Senior Nutrition Programs in Placer County(Auburn, CA) - Surprisingly to some, Auburn's senior population is experiencing increasing rates of hunger making them particularly vulnerable to the adverse health effects that so often

NEWS: In Case You Missed It