Placer High

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 ...

Media Life: Mystery of Placer High bomb shelter solved

  One of last summer’s mysteries has been solved ... thanks to the Auburn Journal’s own “All Those Years Ago.” The bi-weekly compendium of news 50 ye ...

Media Life: Book highlights Placer grad’s small-town smarts

  Investment expert Kimberly Foss is a frequent face on TV, providing expertise to Fox Business, CNBC and Fox News. She’s appeared on NBC’s “Today” a ...

Auburn plane-crash victim, 21, to be remembered

    Airplane crash victim Brittney Hocking Cangemi, a lifelong Auburn resident and former Miss Auburn contestant, will be remembered June 1 at a memorial celebrating he ...

Media Life: Filmmaker returns to Auburn hometown to show documentary

  Placer High School grad Brandon Vedder is returning to Auburn from his current home base in Los Angeles to share a film that’s already received critical kudos and wow ...

Placer grad’s viral “best ever” cover letter lands coveted job

The story of a Placer High grad who saw his humble-but-honest email asking for an internship turn into a viral sensation on the Internet has a happy ending. Matt Ross, 22, has bee ...

Spokane Website runs interference on new Placer High alumni group effort

  AUBURN CA - Still in its infancy, an effort to establish a non-profit alumni association for graduates of Auburn’s Placer High School is finding some unsettling ...

Placer’s Kendall Arnett tourney cuisine a courtside legend

  AUBURN CA - The legends at the 71st Kendall Arnett basketball tournament at Placer High School aren’t just being made on the hardwood court. They're also be ...

Media Life: It's been a wondrous, Auburncentric 2012 Media Life

  AUBURN CA - In the spirit of end-of-the-year clip shows, Media Life takes a look back at the highlights and lowlights of 2012:  Proud centenarian The Mountain Quarri ...

Winning Touch: 72nd Kendall Arnett Will Feature Seven That Have Winning Records

Eight varsity boys basketball teams – seven with winning records thus far early on in the 2012-13 season – make up the field for the 72nd Kendall Arnett Tournament whic ...

Placer High students are Santa’s helpers for Auburn Christmas Basket Program

AUBURN CA - The sawdust has been flying like a wintry snowfall outside Santa’s workshop at the North Pole as Placer High woodshop students ready hand-made doll cradles and to ...

Noon Hour Update: Wet weather rolls into Auburn; county archives on the move; Auburn’s business climate and winter sports previews

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

CIF grid title games set for this weekend

  After 13 weeks of first downs, tipped passes, recovered fumbles, long touchdown runs, bad snaps, big tackles, great catches and overtimes, the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section&rs ...