Lincoln

Short-sited: How Horizon Charter School’s $800,000 investment went wrong

No school children, no Horizon Charter Schools sign, no teachers, no cars – nothing. On a sunny day in mid February outside 290 Technology Way in Rocklin, the only indicatio ...

Woodcreek freshman Mason wins section regional wrestling title

Freshman Lauren Mason and sophomore Marissa Thomas will represent Woodcreek High School in the CIF Girls State Invitational Championships. Mason won the 103-pound championship at ...

Horizon CEO addresses complaints over Rocklin, Lincoln school closures

  LINCOLN -- The drama started early and stayed throughout. Minutes before the Horizon Charter Schools board meeting Thursday evening, about 20 parents and former teachers l ...

Area teams look to rebound in SFL dual meets

Roseville, Woodcreek and Granite Bay high schools head into the third round of Sierra Foothill League dual meets coming off losses. On Jan. 9, host Granite Bay fell to Nevada Unio ...

New Lincoln program a haven for 90 ex-Horizon students

When Horizon Charter Schools closed its Rocklin and Lincoln sites in recent months, it left families scrambling to figure out where their children would continue their education. ...

Football state championship at Granite Bay tops rewarding season

The fall sports season came within a week of turning into a fall/winter season. Granite Bay High School’s 21-20 victory over storied national power Long Beach Poly earned th ...

New private school opening in Roseville

New Year’s Eve marked the last day of employment for teachers at the Accelerated Learning Academy in Lincoln and Rocklin, operated by Horizon Charter Schools until the progra ...

Commercial director focuses his lens on Placer County

Placer County is positioning itself to become a hotbed of filming activity, and it’s getting assistance in that realm from Los Angeles-based commercial director Tim Damon. O ...

Valley Christian sweeps Division VI volleyball opener

Valley Christian Academy started the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI volleyball playoffs with a 25-6, 25-13, 25-4 sweep of visiting Stockton Christian on Tuesday night. The Lady L ...

Granite Bay wins three in Mighty Mite Bowl

Granite Bay went 3-2 in the Woody Watkins Memorial Mighty Mite Bowl last weekend in Lincoln. The Junior Grizzlies tied for fifth place in the 14-team double-elimination tournament ...

Roseville Pee Wees win SVUSA North football title

Parker Henry has made a habit of 100-yard rushing games, but he picked a good time to step on the throttle. Henry rushed for 210 yards in 21 carries, and his 25-yard run in the se ...

Trick play brings TV time to Oakmont football program

Down on one knee, Taylor Laird turned back to Joey Rosnack and exchanged a few quick encouraging words.With no time on the clock and Oakmont High School trailing by one Friday in f ...

Woodcreek Jr. Pee Wees come back in fourth quarter

Woodcreek’s Junior Pee Wee football team came back from a 10-point deficit after three quarters to beat Cosumnes Oaks 28-24 on Saturday in a Sierra Football & Cheer game ...

Granite Bay defense stuffs Lincoln in playoff rematch

GRANITE BAY — They felt they gave away their previous game to Pittsburg, these Granite Bay High School Grizzlies, so they worked hard in practice this week, pushed each other ...

Roseville-area high school football: Week 6 capsules

FRIDAY NIGHT’S GAMESValley Christian at Woodland Christian, 7 p.m.Notes: The Cardinals (4-1 overall, 2-1 Sacramento Metro Athletic League) have just four seniors on their 32- ...