Janice Forbes

Last ‘run’ honors 30-year volunteer firefighter

A long-time Auburn resident and active community member was honored over the weekend with a last “run” through town. Jim Carlisle, who was a 30-year volunteer with the Auburn ...

Call Joe Carroll reporter with a capital R

“I hate to be called a journalist. Years ago I was told that a journalist is an out-of-work reporter,” joked Joe Carroll. Carroll spent close to 60 years writing stories as a ...

Placer Sentinel calls it quits - for now

The Placer Sentinel published its final edition this week. Publisher Janice Forbes and CEO Bob Evans announced the closure in the Jan. 22 issue. “After looking at our end-of-t ...

Top of the Hill

Placer High graduates head out into the big world destined for great things. After they achieve these great feats, some end up right back at Placer. The Placer High School Hal ...