Harold Dillashaw was born in Jayton, Texas on April 25, 1933. His family moved to Angels Camp in 1945. He served his country from 1953 to 1955, spending 19 months in Germany. He married his sweetheart, Shirley Zanardi that same year.
Larry Andre Pitts, (52, of Valley Springs) was arrested by a Calaveras County Sheriff's deputy on Hwy 26 near Silver Rapids in Valley Springs for DUI, threatening a crime; intent to terrorize, exhibiting a deadly weapon, not a firearm and vandalism/defacing property.
According to CHP, James Niel Behm, (62, of Hathaway Pines) was driving westbound on Hwy 4 at Lower Moran Road in Avery at 40 to 45 MPH, when he failed to negotiate a moderate, left hand curve due to intoxication.
It was a busy day and evening for Calaveras Sheriff's deputies at Lake Tulloch yesterday. Many calls of complaint were made to the department, for everything from trespassing, to disturbance, and alcohol.
The California Highway Patrol arrested LLoyd Leland Corsen, (29, of Valley Springs) on Hwy 49, just south of the Amador County line for 3 felonies and 9 misdemeanors including Infliction of injury on a spouse/cohabitating partner, false impersonation, obstructing a public officer, providing a false ID, contempt for disobeying a court order, violation of a domestic violence order, violation of probation, being under the influence of a controlled substance, and DUI, alcohol or drugs.
If you are interested in being an Angels Camp City Councilmember, the dates you can file are from July 16 to August 10, 2012 to qualify for the November ballot. Three seats will be up for grabs; Elaine Morris, Scott Beheil, and Roger Neumann
On a recent return trip home driving from Yosemite to Copperopolis I took the sharp turn that descends down to the O'Byrnes Ferry Bridge on Lake Tulloch to encounter a very dangerous situation. Driving this area requires a series of hairpin turns and of course slow speeds, as low as 15mph when approaching the bridge.