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Team Believe and Achieve documentary to show Feb. 21 at Folsom High

Want to learn about an extraordinary group of teenagers? From 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21 in the multi-purpose room at Folsom High School, Team Believe and Achieve, a group o ...

Jumping for joy

For a group of local teens, the choice was simple; Disneyland or clear 10 acres of weeds. Connor Ellison and his buddies on the all-junior Believe and Achieve cycling team initiall ...

Long road ahead for motivated teenage cyclists

Connor Ellison made history in 2010 when at age 12 he became the youngest competitor to compete and finish the Race Across America. Now the 14-year-old Folsom resident and eighth-g ...

Teen rite of passage could save brother’s life

Getting your driver’s license is a very cool rite of passage. It’s one of those days you never forget. I hope there’s something else you won’t forget on your big day, and ...

Ride, Connor, ride

Connor Ellison has a rare liver disease, but the 12-year-old Folsom boy has been blessed in many ways. While he lives with congenital hepatic fibrosis, a disease that causes scar ...