Placer High School

Placer High readies for all-class gathering of grads

The memories will be flowing at this summer’s Placer High School all-class reunion. Like the time mischief-making seniors stacked a pile of tires around the Auburn campus&rs ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, April 8 and 15, 1965

Auburn has first woman mayor Selma Gordon, a brunette housewife with a deep interest in public affairs, this week became the first of her gender to be mayor of Auburn. Chosen to ...

Reader Input: Placer football breakfast a huge success

I would like to take a minute to thank the people who made our 29th Annual Placer Football Pancake Breakfast a huge success: Ty Rowe of Bootlegger’s, Mark Davis and the Place ...

Reader Input: Leave park trees as they are

I am concerned with Placer High Assistant Principal Steve Caminiti’s suggestion that a bunch of trees be “lop(ped) off” in downtown’s School Park Preserve t ...

Enjoying some outstanding hoops

It has never mattered much to me if March comes in like a lamb or a lion, so long as it comes in with plenty of basketball. As a former sports writer and eternal sports fan, I al ...

All Those Years Ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, March 11 and 18, 1965

Hell Hole damage set at $13 million By Joe Carroll American River Constructors, the syndicate building the county’s Middle Fork American River Project and headed by Kaise ...

4-H-ers take to Placer High School for event

To hear it from those involved in a modern-day 4-H club, youths learn much more than the livestock rearing skills of days gone by. In today’s 4-H program, building skills in ...

Reader Input: Mark calendars for symphony treat

As a distant graduate of Placer and a seven-year beneficiary of Auburn’s band program, I was delighted to be in town for The Auburn Symphony’s (Feb. 21) “Music in ...

Reader Input: What happened to next-day sports coverage?

I was disappointed to hear that Matt Kimel is no longer with the Auburn Journal. He did a fantastic job covering local sports. He spent time getting to know the coaches, players, a ...

Reader Input: Missing sports play-by-play

Auburn loves Placer High School sports and our athletes. Please bring back the play-by-play articles so we can celebrate our students, see their photos, hear their voices, and re ...