Brittany Haydon

Class of 2014: Placer grad persevered, overcame obstacles

Customers of North Auburn’s Jamba Juice may recognize her face, but few would know that Portia Lewis has overcome obstacles and persevered during high school to get to Saturd ...

Placer senior plans to take work ethic from Auburn to Atlanta

Kaj Niegmann said he will take his work ethic with him as he leaves high school and faces the adventure of the rest of his life. Niegmann, 18, has excelled academically at Placer ...

Placer seniors say goodbye

It’s time again for senioritis, senior projects and, finally, graduation. While seniors are busy finishing classes this week, they are already looking ahead to graduation and wha ...

Senior projects prep students for their future

Senior projects are a 20-year tradition that should continue helping students and the community for an additional 20 years and beyond. For the past two years, Placer Union High S ...

Strumming toward graduation

Senior year is almost over for area high-schoolers. In less than two weeks, the young men and women making up Placer High School’s Class of 2008 will don their caps and gowns. ...