Education

Lincoln marching band to perform in Hawaii

Thirty students from the Lincoln High School marching band will travel to Hawaii next year to perform at a historical ceremony commemorating the 75th anniversary of the bombing of ...

Sierra College honors scholarship winners, donors

Sierra College recently held its 39th Annual Award and Scholarship Celebration at its Rocklin Campus to honor donors and the latest crop of scholarship recipients. And it’s ...

Students help Valley Fire victims

Just days after a Lake County wildfire near Calistoga devastated more than 50,000 acres, causing massive home, residence and school evacuations, Twelve Bridges Elementary School st ...

Carlin C. Coppin throws a western party

The entire school body dressed in cowboy hats and boots for Carlin C. Coppin Elementary School’s Saturday night Hoedown last week. Sponsored by Coppin’s Parent Teache ...

Celebrate salmon on Saturday

The Salmon Celebration is a free festival on Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at McBean Park in Lincoln (65 McBean Park Drive).  Sponsored by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation ...

Constitution Week celebrated at Sheridan Elementary School

Sheridan School Principal John Kovach read a school proclamation last week regarding Constitution Week, “Whereas, September 17, 2015 marks the two hundred and twenty-eight an ...

Land purchase for new school moves forward

Western Placer Unified School District is enacting an option to buy land in the Twelve Bridges area of Lincoln, according to Superintendent Scott Leaman during a report to school b ...

Student takes advisory rep role

Lincoln High School senior Harpreet Chumber took her place next to Western Placer Unified School District’s board trustees on Sept. 1. As Lincoln High School’s newly- ...

School board

As Western Placer Unified School District students roll into their third week of classes, schools are reporting increased enrollments in the 2015 – 2016 school year, accordin ...

Bryan Turk graduates

Bryan Turk of Lincoln has earned his Master of Science degree in information security and assurance from Western Governors University. The university held its 29th semi-annual com ...

Elise Meyer graduates

Elise Meyer graduates Elise Meyer of Lincoln has earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics from Western Governors University. The university held its 29th semi-annual com ...

Kelsey Davis graduates

Kelsey Davis of Lincoln has earned her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Western Governors University. The university held its 29th semi-annual commencement ceremony in S ...

Thunder Valley donates to school district

In its annual paper donation, Thunder Valley Casino Resort donated 1.2 million sheets or 800 reams of paper Tuesday morning to the Western Placer Unified School District. “ ...

K-Kids club promotes community service

Most students have to wait until high school to join a civic club. But last year, Lincoln Kiwanis members Steve and Shelley Hoover founded the K-Kids after-school club to teach l ...

Lincoln High choir to share spotlight with Foreigner

The Lincoln High School Choir will join legendary rock band Foreigner in “I Want to Know What Love Is” Wednesday at the Toyota Amphitheatre. Foreigner opens for Kid Roc ...