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Hillmen making history

Two football teams more than a generation apart. Both battled back from adversity off the field to reach a championship game few were giving them a chance of playing. By now, Aub ...

Placer story shows how readership is exploding online

The Placer High forfeit story has shown us the communication power of Auburnjournal.com and Placeropolis.com. While many of you read the Journal’s coverage in the print edition d ...

Readership, comments explode on Placer forfeit story

It’s been an exciting weekend for local news. The Placer High forfeit story has shown us the communication power of Auburnjournal.com and Placeropolis.com. After we broke the Pla ...

Placer's back in playoffs

Placer High School’s playoff hopes are alive again with a game scheduled for Friday against the Oakdale Mustangs. A state Superior Court judge ruled Monday that California Inter ...

Update: Placer High football forfeit fight postpones Colfax playoff game

A judge issued a restraining order Friday putting the Colfax-Oakdale high school playoff football game scheduled for that night on hold. The order followed a court action filed Th ...

Student leaders remain upbeat about school

Placer High student leaders say they’re seeing a renewed spirit at the school that should help Placer over the forfeit crisis. Laurel Odom, senior class vice president, said tha ...

Placer parents, district plan to continue legal battle

Placer High School’s football season may be over but the fight to right a wrong over three forfeited games will likely go on in the courtroom and boardroom, Placer Union High Sch ...

Football forfeit has Hillmen fans upset, hopeful

Hillmen pride was still strong Friday despite a forfeit by the Placer High football team of three of its four wins this season. The team – dropped from 2-0 to 0-2 in league play ...