Soroptimist International of Colfax

Spring festival showcasing all things green

Colfax will be touting all things environmentally correct for a better lifestyle and a safer planet from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 7. According to organizer Connie Heilam ...

It's true! Build it and they will come

Plaques commemorate efforts of volunteers By Nancy Hagman Special to the Colfax Record An epiphany is when things suddenly come together in your mind and you understand the rel ...

Centennial plaque marks city's role in railroad history

By Nancy Hagman Special to the Colfax Record On Friday, May 9, 1969 Colfax received a very special delivery. The train, “Centennial Plaque Special,” carried dignitaries fro ...

Healthy habits focus of event

By Gloria Beverage Colfax record Editor Members of Soroptimist International of Colfax are proud to be happy, healthy women. And they want to ensure that other women in the comm ...

One man's junk becomes another man's art

Kelly Quinn loves other people’s junk. For the past 10 years, Quinn, 56, has been collecting an odd assortment of material – propane tanks, rusty canal pipes and even satelli ...

Spring festival to bloom Saturday

Saturday’s third annual Spring Green Festival will focus on all things green – from plants to products that protect the environment.This year’s celebration will o ...

Soroptimists honor Colfax High School seniors

Soroptimist International of Colfax honored seven Colfax High School students earlier this month.Students of the month honored were Angelee Newman, Donald Blackburn, Samantha Minto ...

Two events celebrate end of winter

It may still feel like winter. But two events — the creation of a community garden and the annual Spring Green Festival — will celebrate the start of spring. Groundbreaking fo ...

Former city employee sues for wrongful termination

Former public works director David Woodford has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the city of Colfax. Longtime employee Woodford was laid off in September, when the cit ...

What can you do to make someone's day?

Susan Johnson loves performing with Sierra College’s Master Chorale. It’s been the highlight of her holiday season for several years. However, when her father became ill this ...