college

California Dreamin’ - Granite Bay’s Tommy Thompson & his journey to the MLS

The storybook tale of Tommy Thompson’s journey to Major League Soccer started before he signed with the San Jose Earthquakes, before he joined Sacramento Republic FC and even ...

Rocklin High, Antelope change the face of stunt cheering

If one where to look up “cheerleading,” they would likely find an all-encompassing definition eluding to a promotion of spirit or supplemental activity; relating to &nd ...

Sierra College sweeps Napa Valley to advance to Super Regional

Riding the momentum of a clutch 6-2 win in the opening game of the CCCAA Northern Regional Playoffs, the Sierra College softball team blew past 16th-seeded Napa Valley on Sunday wi ...

What are the options after high school?

With the plethora of options available, there is something for everyone to improve their future. Del Oro counselor Debora Krizman said Placer County College Night tries to help st ...

Reader Input: Republican Party has the answers

A recent letter in the Journal regarding the Republican Party caught my eye, by Ron Lowe of Nevada City, Sept. 7 (“Politicians say we’re tanking”). He states &ldq ...

Reader Input: Writer should feel blessed

Gene Lyons’ column (“Ignoring due process is an injustice to college students,” Another View, Sept. 2) comes straight from the dinosaur section over at Bloviator ...

Another View: Storming the castle walls of college

Can Hollywood teach us anything about politics? Anyone who saw the movie Robin Hood (2011) remembers the dramatic and bloody scene in which Robin Hood, played by Russell Crowe, lea ...

Coaches, fans invited to Hall of Fame brunch

CARMICHAEL – The National Football Foundation/College Hall of Fame, Sacramento Valley Chapter invites the local community to attend its coaches kickoff brunch to be held Aug. ...

Reader Input: Rape statistics tell old story

In response to the Journal’s Jan. 23 News Digest story, “Obama targets college sexual assault epidemic,” mentioned also in the article was that 22 million women h ...