What does a Doric column look like | I Say

Though some are long gone now, the facades of buildings housing many Red Bluff business ventures over the years live on in our memory … and if memory dims, there are photographs remaining such as the many hanging on a wall in my office, now at the ranch. Thereon hang a plethora of photos of the old days. Said photos, for example, depict The Tremont Hotel, Lyon and Garrett Hardware, and our former classically designed high school at 1203 Franklin Street with its imposing large front entry masonry promenade plus stately Doric columns on the building itself…but what does a Doric column look like? Sources say The Doric order is characterized by a plain, unadorned column capital and a column that rests directly on the stylobate of the temple without a base. What is a stylobate?  It is a continuous base supporting a row of columns. In my day at RBUHS, circa 1943-1947, our gang hung out on said promenade in front of the school building itself. Ah..those were the days! In addition, on my wall are cast photos of past plays in which yours

Police log — Dec. 7, 2022

The following information is compiled from Red Bluff Police Department, Red Bluff Fire, Tehama County Sheriff’s Department, Corning Police Department, Corning Fire, Cal Fire and California Highway Patrol logs Arrests Rick D Dry, 48, of Corning, was arrested on Dec. 7, in Corning on felony conspiracy to commit a crime and felony receiving of no stolen property. No bail amount was set. Nicholas Shane Royland, 36, of Corning was arrested on Dec. 7th in Corning on felony conspiracy to commit a crime, violations of parole, felony possession of obscene matter of a minor and felony receiving a known stolen property. Bell was set at $15,000. Tehama County Sheriff Theft – 8:54 a.m. on Rope Dr, in Corning. Reports theft of a control box from his well Corning Police Theft – 9:01 on Solano St. reports theft of fuel from a vehicle belonging to a business. Theft – 10:02 a.m. on North St. reports theft from her vehicle. Suspicious Circumstances – 10:46 a.m. at Corning Police Department on Third St.  RP at the counter reports fraudulent activity. Citizen Assist – 3:35 p.m. at Corning Police Department

Calendar — Dec. 9

If your group or agency has made changes to or cancelled an event, write to editor@redbluffdailynews.com or leave a message at 737-5042. Tuesday Red Bluff American Legion Mt. Lassen Post 167: 10 a.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 735 Oak St. Dominoes: 12:30-3:30 p.m., Red Bluff Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. City Council: 6 p.m. City Hall, 555 Washington St., listen in at https://redbluffca.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx, comments may be submitted before the meeting to citymeetings@cityofredbluff.org or call 527-2605 x 3071. Drop in ping pong: 6 p.m., Red Bluff Community Center, 1500 S. Jackson St. Red Bluff Rotary: noon, Elks Lodge Tehama County Board of Supervisors: 10 a.m., board chamber, 727 Oak St., for audio and real-time commenting via phone, call 212-8376, conference code 933876, press 5* to raise your hand to comment Tehama District Fair board: 4 p.m., Tehama Room, Tehama District Fairground, 650 Antelope Blvd., 527-5920 TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter #1711: 10 a.m., First Methodist Church, 525 David Ave. Corning Healthcare District: 6 p.m., district office building, 275 Solano St., conference room, 824-5451 Narcotics Anonymous: 7 p.m., 820 Marin St. Planning Commission: 6:30 p.m., City