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A personal touch for school's design

Journal Staff Writer Editor?s Note: This is the last in a series of four stories about the personalities shaping and attending the new Foresthill High School. Paul Martin knows sma ...

Rice on top as county's agricultural value holds firm

Journal Staff Writer Rice was Placer County?s No. 1 cash crop last year, with a total value of $15.7 million reflecting higher prices offsetting an unwelcome rainy planting season. ...

Years of fast talk help drive fair's auction

Journal Staff Writer At the Gold Country Fair?s junior livestock auction this weekend, Matt Wolter let the crowd know he had a gift for words. Lots and lots of words. The 49-year- ...

A day for heritage in Georgetown

Journal Staff Writer GEORGETOWN ? It may be a long way off the beaten track, but nestled in the trees off Highway 193, the tiny community of Georgetown showed Sunday that it could ...

Bruins go to the air in win over Center

LAKE OF THE PINES ? Longtime Bear River High School football fans must have wondered what was going on during Friday?s season opener against Center at J. Ramsey Stadium. Sure it lo ...

Snyder, Ohnmacht lead Falcon attack

COLFAX ? It was a promising start for Colfax High as the Falcons took flight into the 2004 season Friday night. The 2003 Pioneer Valley League Champions started their march toward ...

Norcal college football is on the rise

Northern California hasn?t exactly developed a strong reputation for college football. But this fall things are a little different. Fresno State has once again put together a brill ...

Gonzalez runs wild in Del Oro's upset of Oak Ridge

EL DORADO HILLS ? It was a celebration that had all the trappings of a championship victory. Sure it was only week one, but this wasn?t just any win, it was validation for Del Oro ...

Hillmen dominant in season opener

The Placer High football team showed a few new wrinkles in its season opener Friday night against Ponderosa. But in the end, it was the reliable Foreman formula that led the Hillme ...

Frank Thomas Trenda

Frank left his family here on Earth to be with his Mom, Dad, and brother in Heaven on Wednesday, September 8. Although Frank has had ailing health, his death was sudden and unexpec ...