school

Bye sleep-ins, hello school

Anybody who is a kid knows that school is a good thing and bad. For example: say goodbye to those late, late nights and hello to 6 a.m. or, 12 p.m. “sleep-ins.” But there are ...

Wildcats pin down third straight title

This week, the E.V. Cain Middle School wrestling team took to the mat in two matches to close out its season. The Wildcats’ 71-39 victory over Glen Edwards on Wednesday put the ...

Children need their school time

I disagree with the idea of having kids home schooled. Kids need to learn to socialize with different people other than just the people within their family. Having a schedule f ...

Registered sex offender arrested on Auburn school grounds

An Auburn man registered as a sex offender was arrested on Auburn Elementary School grounds Monday on a misdemeanor charge of being at the school without an administrator’s permi ...

Fired up for school

Hundreds of students milling about looking for their classrooms, waving to old friends and meeting new ones – it’s time for the first day of school. The Placer Union High Sch ...

Are you ready for some football?

This morning, around 8 a.m., several hundred football players for each of the local high schools will begin their 2010 seasons. Bear River, Colfax, Del Oro, Foresthill, and Place ...

Placer County hospitalization for H1N1 rising

Hospitalizations of H1N1 flu patients are up in Placer County as health officials continue a school vaccine program to fight the spread of the disease among the young. A total of ...

Placer County bringing H1N1 vaccine to students

Usually it’s frowned upon when children stick things up their noses. That wasn’t the case Tuesday morning, when Auburn Elementary students patiently waited their turns in the ...