Placer High

Dinner raises $5K for all three Placer football teams

The first annual Placer Hillmen football “Kick-Off” Fundraising Dinner was rather successful for a first-time event. The new dinner, which started this year and took p ...

Placer High School ready for some football

The wait is over. The Placer Hillmen are ready to kick off their 2012 high school football campaign Friday at 7 p.m. against the Central Catholic Raiders in Modesto. The Raiders (1 ...

Placer High football taking it one day at a time

He isn’t putting much weight into the preseason rankings. He isn’t thinking about winning a section championship. He says he isn’t even focusing on the outcome of ...

Dinner to benefit Placer High School football

As schools throughout the state continue to cut from athletic budgets from year to year, teams must continue to find new ways to raise funds in the post “pay-to-play” e ...

Vanderdoes makes it official ? USC

The wait is over. With the strains of ?Fight On? playing in the background, you can color the race to win the talents of Placer High football star Eddie Vanderdoes a bright hue of ...

Placer High volleyball players compete at national championships

Seven Placer High girls' volleyball team members competed in their respective age groups at the Girls' Junior National Championships in Columbus, Ohio. Robert McNutt, director of t ...

Placer girls golf lands grant from PWGA

The Placer High girls golf team will get a leg up financially this year with a $300 grant from the Pacific Women's Golf Association. The association awards grants to three school g ...

Community Portrait: After 34 years at the library, time at last to read

As of today there will be one less familiar face around the Auburn Placer County Library. Longtime library employee Karri Samson is retiring from the library staff after 34 years o ...

Noon Hour Update: Man arrested on I-80; former coach has arraignment; history unlocked at Placer High and Western States women

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're working on for our Thursday editi ...

"get dressed!" offers refreshing mix for guys and gals

After graduating from Placer High, Maria Francis immersed herself in the world of clothing design.She attended the Art Institute for Fashion in Seattle and then became a designer. ...