Placer High School

Another View: McClintock-Moore could be a slugfest

For incumbent Tom McClintock, the 2014 election cycle likely will not be the cakewalk he originally anticipated in District 4 … especially if Democrats get off their butts a ...

Placer High grads to preview published works

Having submitted so much work for evaluation at Placer High School in their youth, local authors Christian Kiefer and Jason Sinclair Long, now more than 20 years graduated, will re ...

Placer High football field torn up for maintenance

Placer High School’s football field is nothing but pulverized soil this week, and will remain off limits for most of the summer once new grass is in place. District Faciliti ...

Placer High joins national engineering program

A new pre-engineering program is coming to Placer High School next year, funded by the California Department of Education through June 2018. The program is called Project Lead the ...

All those years ago ... From the pages of the Auburn Journal, May 7 and 14, 1964

How will Auburn look in year 2000? City gets peek By Joe Carroll A professional planner’s peek at what Auburn’s central business district might look like in the yea ...

Media Life: Pedals replacing paddles, pirates for Auburn’s Brazil adventurer

The journey has been a long and arduous one for former Auburn resident Aaron Chervenak as he attempts to travel Brazil from north to south using only feet, paddles and pedals. But ...

Expert cautions Placer High students on social media

Worried about the pitfalls of Facebook, cell phones and other indelible digital records that invite indiscretion, a Placer High School parent group has recruited a criminal justice ...

Dick Brooks, Auburn entrepreneur and gadabout, dies at the age of 70

Dick Brooks was not born in Auburn but came to it with generosity and good humor, and he left it this week with a legacy of the same. Brooks, 70, died Monday at Sutter Memorial H ...

Seniors say music program sets them up to succeed

Recently I had the opportunity to speak with a few of the graduating seniors from the Placer High School Music Department.  They each had that spark of excitement in their eye ...

All those years ago ... from the pages of the Auburn Journal, April 9 and 16, 1964

M. Brando’s father reports theft at mine The theft of $750 worth of mining equipment from an Iowa Hill gold mine owned by a Hollywood syndicate headed by Marlon Brando&rsqu ...