Placer High

Reader Input: Stop falling for falsehoods

This Beall clown is ruffling our conservative feathers again (“Look away from teat party suck,” Reader Input, Feb. 27). Can’t you see how he keeps duping us by ad ...

Placer High School fire evacuates hundreds of students

A fire in a Placer High School classroom today led to the safe evacuation of hundreds of students before it was put out. The fire was initially reported in an upper campus classro ...

Media Life: Embattled “Duck Dynasty” star gets Placer Facebook boost

“Duck Dynasty” co-star Phil Robertson is back in the spotlight this week, with a big boost from a Placer County resident who led the Facebook campaign to keep Wacky Phi ...

Media Life: Filmmaker, Auburn start 2014 off right for struggling Haitian town

It was a special night in May for Placer High School alumni Brandon Vedder. Equally, it was a special night in two communities divided by geography but united in a common goal. Ve ...

Another View: A great sport deserves a second look

First came the story in the Auburn Journal about a high school football player who played several games with a broken thumb despite being advised by his doctor to take five weeks o ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Nov. 28 and Dec. 5, 1963

Volunteers gather to finish murdered patrolman’s house Family to be in by Christmas By Joe Carroll They used to think of Truckee as a tough railroad town. If the truth ...

Media Life: Major Philly exhibition for Placer-grown artist

Before his death seven years ago at 41, Jason Rhoades created a body of work that startles, challenges preconceptions, amuses and sparks awe. Now, after years of critical acclaim ...

Student effort replaces Placer High’s tattered Old Glory

Torn and bedraggled, Placer High School’s flag has been replaced by students concerned about the state of Old Glory on the campus flagpole. Cooper Landram, 15, noticed the s ...

Fire burns near Auburn’s Placer High School

 A half-acre fire sent an ominous plume of white smoke into the air Thursday afternoon on a knoll near Auburn’s Placer High School nicknamed Smoker’s Hill or Stone ...

Media Life: Placer High all-class reunion plans heating up

Cause for celebration? Wednesday will mark “National Parental Freedom Day” in many Auburn homes -- or back-to-school day, as it’s more traditionally known for the ...