graduation

Media Life: Future U.S. president had Del Oro High grad moment

It may be a little low in the valley and a little sparse in terms of rooflines to qualify as Ronald Reagan’s “shining city that sits upon the hill.” But Del Oro ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Beat the heat this weekend; high school seniors ready for graduation and teacher calls it a career

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Work ethic trumps algebra for grad-to-be

When Auburn resident Dean Friedman receives his high school diploma this week, no one will say he took a shortcut to get there.   At age 27, Friedman met his gradua ...

Noon Hour Update: Placer High School graduation; fire protection grant and athletes of the year

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Placer High Class of 2012 to graduate Saturday

Seniors at Placer High School will be awarded their diplomas and take their place as alumni Saturday morning. Graduation starts at 9 a.m., with gates at LeFebvre Stadium opening at ...

Noon Hour Update: Two suicides at Foresthill Bridge; CrossFit phenomenon; Confluence Festival and Western States

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Bear River grad works to achieve goal of going to college, becoming an attorney

Bear River High School senior Emanuel Hurtado, 17, always wanted to go to college, and when he found his grades were slipping he said knew he had to do something. Hurtado’s paren ...

Forest Lake valedictorian has fond memories of theater, Germany

Forest Lake Christian School senior Rachel Pennington, 18, said she will miss many things about high school including her drama class and her friends. Pennington also holds dear th ...

Chana student takes responsibility during family tragedies

Jessica “Shiley” Hammitt believes when you are faced with adversity you have to be willing to step up to the game. Hammitt, 17, was scheduled to graduate from Chana High Schoo ...

Drizzle won’t signal Placer High grad move indoors

If the rain happens, it will be a rarity, but a Placer High School official said Thursday that the Graduation Day show will go on outdoors even if forecasts for drizzle Saturday ho ...