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Road to the Grammys; Folsom’s Gaesser is top 10 finalist

Back in October, the Folsom Telegraph reported that Folsom High School music instructor Curtis Gaesser was just one of 25 semi-finalists for the 2018 Grammy Foundation National Mus ...

STATE CHAMPS: City celebrates Bulldogs title

The City of Folsom is feeling pretty blue this Christmas, but in a good way. It’s official, the Folsom Bulldogs football team is 2017 state champions and much of the city is ...

Folsom music students shine for the holidays

Sunday evening, Dec. 4, offered our area youth an opportunity to shine for the holidays. It was the 6th annual Holiday Festival of the Arts presented by the Folsom High School Musi ...

14th annual band competition marches into Folsom Saturday

Saturday evening the Folsom community will march to the sound of a 14-year-old tradition that takes place in the city. The region’s highly anticipated High School Marching Ba ...

Local news is our specialty, always

Last week I witnessed a pair of events that really illustrated classic hometown pride at its finest. When it comes to this topic, Folsom clearly has a whole lot of it going on and ...

And Folsom's 2017 Homecoming Queen is...

Friday night a near capacity crowd packed into Prairie City Stadium for the Folsom Bulldogs Homecoming game. The undefeated Bulldogs scored another victory with a 46-3 victory over ...

Area Folsom road closures expected at 5:30 p.m.

  The Folsom Police Department has issued an advisory of several area road closures forthcoming today, October 25  to allow for the annual Folsom HIgh School homecoming ...

For the love of music; Folsom teacher nominated for national award

Music has been a life-long love for local resident Curtis Gaesser. Now in his 34th year of teaching, the beloved Folsom High School music instructor is just one of 25 music teacher ...

Mica qualifies for state gymnastic competition

Jaylin Mica is a competitive gymnast who practices three hours and day, five days a week and her hard work has paid off. Mica, 14, has qualified for the NorCal Level 5 State Champ ...

FHS teacher wins $2,000 grant for innovative teaching program

Folsom High School’s Pam Goldman is the recipient of a $2,000 grant through the Voya Unsung Heroes program for her innovative engineering program with the Folsom Zoo Sanctuar ...

Local theatres earn 56 Elly nominations

Four local live theatre companies have reason to celebrate this week following the announcement of the 2016-17 Elly nominations by the Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance (SA ...

Local theatres earn 56 Elly nominations

Four local live theatre companies have reason to celebrate this week following the announcement of the 2016-17 Elly nominations by the Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance (SA ...

FHS culinary students place 17th in the nation

Jensen Ash and Brian Whempner of Folsom High School, returned home at the beginning of July from the national culinary competition held in Nashville, Tennessee, and they placed wel ...

Local student heads to D.C.

Folsom teen Shreya Balaji is spending her week in Washington D.C. after being chosen to participate in the Bank of America’s Student Leader Program with 200 other student lea ...

Folsom teen empowers youth through STEM

Folsom High School senior Medha Aiyah created a summer STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) camp for young women called EMP-WR (engineering, math, program and women rul ...