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Reader Input: Thanks for support for Hillfest 2014

Last Saturday the Hillmen Foundation hosted a successful Hillfest 2014 — A Community Celebration of Placer High School and Life on the Hill. The event at LeFebvre Stadium pro ...

Hillmen Foundation drums up support for Placer High

Schools across California have seen an uptick in revenue since the state adopted a new education funding formula, but many, including Placer High School, still need another bonus h ...

Reader Input: Voice of Hillmen earns shout-out

I enjoyed Friday’s Auburn Journal article, “He’s the Voice of the Hillmen,” featuring Bob Burge as the Hillmen’s football announcer for the past 38 se ...

Media Life: Picture day at the Mt. Quarries Bridge ready to roll

Placer County's Mountain Quarries Railroad Bridge welcomes back vehicles for two days. CBS 13 news anchor switching Sacramento channels. Auburn's Club Car, State Theater memories s ...

Placer Hillmen set to light up new scoreboard Friday

Placer High School’s high-scoring football team will have a new scoreboard to ring up the touchdowns Friday. The Hillmen Foundation – marking its 20th year this year – provi ...

Media Life: Auburn, Roseville Golden Age theaters rising again as movie venues

Burnished balustrades. Shadowy balconies. Thick velvet curtains. The essence of buttered popcorn wafting through the air. The muffled clacking of a projector. Dust speckles shining ...

Placer Hillmen football fever sweeping over Auburn as wins mount up

A clash of Lincoln and Auburn high school football teams with identical 7-0 records is amping up community excitement. For Placer’s rejuvenated football program, Friday’s game ...