Placer High School

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 ...

Undercover girl sparks cold war comedy

High school can be a difficult enough time without having the burden of “saving the free world’ on your course curriculum. But such is life for Jane Doe, your average ...

Reader Input: Imagine finding stalker in home

Imagine one night coming into your daughter or son’s room and finding a criminal outside her window with a camera recording her as she undressed. Would you get your 12-gaug ...

Reader Input: Department went above and beyond

Dear Sheriff Bonner: The citizens of Placer County grieve with you. We are very sorry for the loss of a member of your family. We, the community of Auburn, young to old, honor de ...

Reader input: Grateful for those doing right thing for others

This morning (Friday) I said goodbye to my daughter, who is a junior at Placer High, feeling guilty that I didn’t make her a sandwich although she assured me she had a bag fu ...

Reader Input: Spokely passes a cross-examination

It is a great honor to write this letter on behalf of Matt Spokely for Auburn City Council. As a Placer County resident, it is important to me that our elected officials are seek ...

All Those Years Ago … from the pages of the Auburn Journal, Oct. 8 and 15, 1964

Lad hikes 5 miles in wilds to report father’s death A spunky 9-year-old boy hiked five miles through rugged mountain country last week to report the death of his 30-year-old ...

Three local valedictorians enter Cal State Long Beach

Valedictorians from three local high schools officially began their collegiate careers as members of the 20th incoming class of President’s Scholars at California State Unive ...