May 082014
Trotting off the written page

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 30, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor They called it “Horsin’ Around for Literacy.” The regional district of Rotary International asked its local chapters, like the Centennial Rotary Club in West Sacramento, to do something to improve literacy among children. So the local chapter several months ago launched a […]

Dec 242013
A four-legged toy drive

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 18, 2013 — Roberta Firoved (pictured) was among the members of the West Sacramento Trail Riders Association who rode to Southport’s Fire Station 45 with a delivery of holiday toys for local distribution.Club members met at Tower Mart on Linden Road’s southern intersection with Jefferson, and rode north on Jefferson […]

Dec 142013
Horsemen bearing gifts:

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 11, 2013 — The West Sacramento Trail Riders Association – a local horse riding group – plans their annual “Trail Ride for Kids” beginning 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 15. Above, club members are seen in a previous year’s “Toy Ride” (photo courtesy of West Sacramento Fire Department). This Sunday, the […]

Mar 252012
Horse club pitches in, cleans up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 21, 2012 — From Don Schatzel West Sacramento Trail Riders Association The West Sacramento Trail Riders Association completed their annual clean-up of the ”Honda Hills” area by the corner of Jefferson Blvd. and South River Road on Feb. 26. The group is , an organization of community members dedicated to the […]