Class of 2009

Placer grad’s viral “best ever” cover letter lands coveted job

The story of a Placer High grad who saw his humble-but-honest email asking for an internship turn into a viral sensation on the Internet has a happy ending. Matt Ross, 22, has bee ...

Placer High grad’s “best cover letter ever” a viral sensation

AUBURN CA - Best job application letter ever? For Placer High grad Matt Ross, a simple, plainspoken plea for a job to a Wall Street firm has turned him into an overnight media sen ...

Foresthill senior discovers what drives him

When Matt Kramer rides down the street in his ’49 Ford pickup, he garners a lot of attention. “You get a lot of thumbs up from people on the street,” the 18-year-old said. ...

Here comes the class of 2009

The upcoming week is going to be one packed with pomp and circumstance as area schools bid their high-school seniors adieu. Commencement ceremonies for area high schools begin Th ...