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Students weigh college options

Auburn-area families crowded Placer High School Thursday to learn more about navigating toward college. College Planning Night featured break-out sessions with college admissions ...

Thomas Gang approved as New Sierra College Athletic Director

ROCKLIN – Trading Eagles for Wolverines, Thomas Gang is the new Sierra College Associate Dean of Athletics. The former Mendocino College Athletic Director’s appointment was app ...

Tuition hikes put a ‘squeeze’ on middle class wallets

With tuition increases planned for the coming year in the University of California and California State University systems, some middle class families are feeling a “squeeze” o ...

Arent grows by leaps, bounds

ROCKLIN — Casey Arent is no longer just, “a kid that’s tall.” That’s how the Del Oro High graduate described himself after a prep career that was admittedly mediocre. Up ...

Getting college education has its challenges

Although many local high school seniors have already settled on colleges, the journey to be accepted and paying for a higher education is not always an easy one. “It’s harder ...

Barry headed to New Mexico State

Highly recruited basketball star Remi Barry told the Auburn Journal Tuesday he has committed to New Mexico State University. The 6-7, 200 pound forward from France graduated from ...

Barry biding his time

LOOMIS — The winner of the Remi Barry sweepstakes may soon be announced. Barry recently returned from his third and likely final official college visit and could decide where he ...

Sierra makes instant impact

Michael Taylor had a feeling there was a rugby giant just waiting to be roused at Sierra College. Two years after laying the foundation, the Sierra College Rugby Club is a full-f ...

Where baseball burns bright

The sun had just started to set as Bret Lachemann left his hotel late Sunday night for a 1 a.m. flight back to Northern California. “It’s finally getting a little dark,” he ...

Showcase links players with college scouts

The business of athletic scholarships is becoming an art form as players, parents and coaches seek to refine the process by which they gain the attention of the college scouts. ...