seniors

Placer High seniors have few more activities to complete

Placer High seniors may be counting down the days to graduation, but there are still a few things left to do. According to Neil Polaske, a counselor at the school, Senior Boards a ...

Keep senior care a top priority

The recession is far from over and so many people in my community are struggling to pay their bills, find a decent job and make a good life for their kids. Yet this reality has see ...

Pet costs come out of grocery money

There have been many sad animal stories lately (Journal, March 15). For myself, I am very thankful for Medicare, but what about my dog? He went out the window of my car a while ba ...

Our View: Driving is a right worth testing for

How do you tell your parent, grandparent or elderly loved one that it’s time to turn in their driver’s keys? Within the past few weeks the Auburn Journal has reported on two s ...

Lack of funds cutting back on meals, rides for seniors

A local senior aid organization is cutting back several of its programs due to a lack of 100 days worth of funding. Seniors First is based in Auburn, but serves seniors througho ...

Three cheers for senior housing

Auburn has finally done something right. I don’t like development, but if it is used by the people for their benefit, it’s worthwhile. Building an apartment complex for senio ...

Auburn Juniors win a pair

The Auburn Little League Junior All-Star Softball squad fought off elimination Sunday with a pair of victories in the Division II Tournament in West Sacramento. Pitcher Lizzy Ruth ...

Placer packed with senior talent

With graduation of the local high schools only three days away, this column wraps up the athletic year for 2009-2010 by identifying some of Placer’s student-athletes and where th ...

Falcon seniors soar on and off the field

Editor’s Note: This is the second of three columns chronicling the student-athletes of Colfax High, Del Oro, and Placer. The athletes of these three schools helped their respecti ...

Golden Eagles feature many star seniors

Editor’s Note: This is the first of three columns chronicling the student-athletes of Colfax High, Del Oro, and Placer. The athletes of these three schools helped their respe ...