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  • Getting Rid Of Tradition

    Getting Rid Of Tradition

    Skyler Lange

    February 17, 2017

    On Sunday night a post on the A-TECH wall revealed that this year's Sadie Hawkins will be replaced by a “spring fling”. Student council member Jayde Powell states the reasons behind transforming the dance are due to poor attendance of the event and the uneven 2:1 ratio of male and female students on c... READ MORE »»

  • Riverdale: I mean, I guess.

    Riverdale: I mean, I guess.

    Yamilex Arias

    February 16, 2017

    The CW’s started a new teen drama, yes, another teen drama, based on the long-running Archie comic series. As someone who read the Archie series as a kid, which has been published for almost the last 8 decades, I expected disappointment from Riverdale and the CW didn’t let me down. Archie Andr... READ MORE »»

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  • What Does it Mean to be 18?

    What Does it Mean to be 18?

    Miranda Cain, Editor

    February 14, 2017

     What does it mean to be 18? What does it mean, I can’t even believe. Does it mean that I can fight and die? Does it mean that I can finally ask why? What does it mean when I missed election year? What does it mean when all I feel is fear? Society says I am an adult Then why do I still feel ... READ MORE »»

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  • The Negative Side of Social Media

    The Negative Side of Social Media

    Brooke Hoover

    February 14, 2017

    Social media can be extremely addicting. Most of you probably spend most of your day posting on major media sites, however, what you say can come back to haunt you later in life. As media becomes more involved in our daily lives, colleges and employers take this opportunity to go through students´ ... READ MORE »»

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  • Bad Romance… More Like Bad Performance

    Bad Romance… More Like Bad Performance

    Donovan Brooks, Staff Writer

    February 13, 2017

    I will start off by saying that I love Lady Gaga. Her voice is gorgeous, and she is very good at performing. That being so, her Super Bowl Halftime Performance was made even more disappointing in spite of this.   In comparison to performances she’s done in the past, the only word I can use to d... READ MORE »»

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Trump’s New White House Website

Trump’s New White House Website

Pablo Cortez, Editor

As the peaceful transfer of power from President Barack Obama to President Donald Trump happened in Washington, D.C., all social media was transferred from one administration to the other. The White House websiteˆ (whit...  Read More »

February 9

Bye Bye, Oakland?: Raiders to relocate to Las Vegas (or not)

Bye Bye, Oakland?: Raiders to relocate to Las Vegas (or not)

Jason Park

After over a year of rumors and debate, the Oakland Raiders, an NFL football team, have decided to relocate to Las Vegas. Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak announced in a tweet on January 19 that the team has filed its ...  Read More »

February 7

Joe Biden is Awarded the Medal of Freedom

Yamilex Arias, Editor

On January 12, President Barack Obama awarded Vice President Joe Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom in a surprise and emotional ceremony. The Medal of Freedom is the highest civilian honor of the United States and Presid...  Read More »

January 17

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28 Problems Only People With Glasses Understand

28 Problems Only People With Glasses Understand

Skyler Lange and Lucia Vargas

To all those who don't have to wear glasses, MUST BE NICE. We aren't trying be salty or anything but listen, glasses cause us many issues. They help us see and sometimes help us bring an outfit together but other than that...  Read More »

January 13

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AP What-stone?

AP What-stone?

Donovan Brooks, Staff Writer

In the wake of pre-registration week for the 2017-2018 year, students have been hearing the word “AP” drilled into their heads on a daily basis. It usually comes with a simple explanation of a class...  Read More »

February 8

SpellBound Spirit Week

SpellBound Spirit Week

December 13

Cheap Date Ideas: Winter Edition

Cheap Date Ideas: Winter Edition

November 28

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