Placer High School

Placer High club celebrates differences

A new club is hoping to celebrate the differences of Placer High students. Placer High seniors Hayley Hanley, 17, and Connor Soejoto, 17, along with staff adviser Christy Dyer, fo ...

Cyberbullying thrives through today’s technology

Bullying has taken on a new form since the explosion in popularity of texting, smart phones and social networking websites like Facebook, Myspace and Formspring. Auburn students r ...

Our View: Many are the ways to help our community

Many people are buying gifts this holiday season, and looking for small and big ways to give back to the community and help others. This year, focus on the Auburn area, whenever y ...

Enjoy sounds of the holiday season

The holidays just aren’t the holidays unless you’ve got “Jingle Bells” stuck in your head and “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” blasting from your car stereo. There are ...

Teens craft cradles for Christmas Basket

Several local high-schoolers are giving back to the community through their woodshop classes. Placer High students are making 50 wooden doll cradles for the annual Auburn Area Chr ...

Our View: Playoff fever, catch it, while CIF takes gate

Tonight three local football teams take their communities’ pride onto the field during the second round of the playoffs. At LeFebvre Stadium in Auburn, Placer hosts Oakdale in a ...

Teens resurrect classic in ‘Our Town’

Placer High drama students were looking for a challenge. “We discussed a few options, and they said that they wanted to perform a play that would push them as actors, one that w ...

Auburn Ski Club celebrates 82 years of teaching kids how to carve up the mountain

The first snows of the season have Auburn Ski Club ready to hit the slopes. “It’s our 82nd year of providing winter sports opportunities to families and kids in the foothills ...

Hitting the heights

The Golden Hillmen Marching Band is creating quite the musical buzz with its halftime performances, including the stellar Homecoming routine to the music of The Beatles two we ...

Cell phones ring to life at Placer High

The bell rings and a score of high-schoolers flow from their classes, texting or chatting on the phone to a friend. Cell phone technology is a huge part of high school life. Althou ...