Colfax High School

Colfax High walking the plank

What happens when you mix a class of talented actors, a large technical support crew, an inspiring director and a hand full of pixie dust? A magical production of “Peter Pan” w ...

Colfax rock-throwers get jail time, community service

The three Colfax High School teens charged with throwing a freeway barrier and rocks off an overpass were sentenced Thursday to jail, probation and community service. Hunter Perez ...

Colfax High comes through

Foreign exchange students are an important part of our community’s cultural growth. I work for a foreign exchange company and I recently had to move two boys from Turlock who wer ...

Our View: Colfax students react positively to senseless crime

The tragic rock-throwing crime that injured a Sacramento man who was driving through Colfax on Interstate 80 July 26 has raised much debate in our community. The Placer County Dis ...

Relay for Life a big step in cancer fight

I am representing the Auburn Relay for Life. I started walking in 2004, when our granddaughter was diagnosed with medulloblastoma (brain cancer). She was on an experimental drug p ...

Our View: Let’s hear all the facts of rock-throwing incident first

Make an example out of them? Sentence them to community service? This rock-throwing case is somehow different because those accused were football players? Since three teenagers ...

Colfax's Loss Is Del Oro's Gain

Coaching football at Colfax High School since 1999, there’s a good chance if you took a peek in Jason Stowers’ closet that there would be an over abundance of Falcon Green and ...

Treat the family to ‘Jungle Book’

Last Saturday we watched Colfax High School’s production of “The Jungle Book” and really enjoyed it! The plays they put on are always great. We loved the dancing and the cos ...

Pair cultivates their passion for farming

Meadow Vista organic farmers Jackie and Rick Brown have decided organic food is a priority in their lives. So much so they are striving to grow a healthy variety of foods and make ...

Vocational training works

I want to congratulate Cheri March on her article titled “Pop the hood and learn a skill,” Journal, Feb. 23. She gave kudos to our great local Colfax High School courses, 49er ...

Colfax High School students dancing to different tune

Colfax High School’s Culture Club got students moving in the right direction last weekend. In an effort to stop the “dirty dancing” behavior at school dances, the faculty h ...

Community Thanks: Crab feed a great success

I’m happy and proud to report that the Colfax High School Grad Night Crab Feed on January 30 was a great success! Many, many people made this fundraiser possible, including the ...

Police are not seeking Placer streaker

The teenager who streaked across Placer High School’s field during a playoff game could face school discipline. However, Auburn Police Department Capt. John Ruffcorn said Frida ...

It’s easy to catch the sounds of the season

Do you hear what I hear? No doubt everyone has a favorite holiday tune, and there are plenty of opportunities to hear it live this month in Auburn and the surrounding area. Con ...

Community says no to pot shops

The Loomis Town Council has voted — there will be no pot shops in Loomis. The council unanimously voted to prohibit medical marijuana dispensaries within the town limits at a sp ...