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NOON HOUR UPDATE: Man dies from motorcycle crash on Highway 49; ombudsman program to protect seniors and mom coaches Little League

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Thank you to all teachers who inspire

As I watch my daughter’s high school career wind down I am reminded of all the wonderful teachers/coaches that she has been so fortunate to encounter over the years and I wanted ...

They’re more than football coaches

I think we all enjoy the football games and the spirit in which that time of season brings to us and our kids. There’s no question it’s fun, healthy and exciting for everyone. ...

Are coaches ill-equipped?

As an avid fan and former player of Fastpitch softball I watch your paper for stories covering this sport. I have recently seen great coverage of the 10U and 16U Auburn Storm team ...

Dramatic change looms in football coaching landscape

Athletics, especially football, at the high school level is dominated by its coaches. The quality coach can build a powerhouse program despite the continual ebb and flow of athle ...

Coaches wear many hats

Friday night lights. Hillmen football style. Sitting in the stands, the parents wait in keen anticipation. Milling around the snack bar, the students socialize, oblivious to the ...

Placer players foster future stars

The teenager in the grayish-blue T-shirt and green Placer High gym shorts hardly comes across as an authority figure as he stands near a group of football players watching their te ...

Meetings to address nonrenewal of Colfax coaches' contracts

COLFAX — A pair of parent groups – both offering support for two Colfax High varsity coaches who have not been offered contracts to return to their posts next season – will m ...

Let’s win, but not at cost of child’s self esteem

This letter is for all of the coaches who coach our children in whatever sport they are involved in. I first would like to say you are wonderful to want to give of yourselves and y ...

Outstanding in their fields

They’ve made names for themselves at different schools in very different sports. Still, Placer High track and field coach Rick Foley, outgoing Colfax golf coach John Lamb and De ...