King of the Hill

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

April 5, 2019

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Thursday March 28, marked this year’s annual Mr. All-American charity event. Seniors Marcus Hendricks, Don Lucas, Ian Henigan, Cino Sanchez, Fernando Sanchez, Carter Poeschl, Zini De Leon, Marcel King, Nick Hendrix and Mareck R...

Acing the Game

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff

February 22, 2019

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At the annual Iron Man volleyball tournament on Wednesday, the blue team, consisting of seniors Fernando Sanchez, Sam Gerlach, Zinedine De Leon, Ian Henigan, David Aussenhofer, Cino Sanchez, Josh Rodgers, Marcus Hendricks, and ...

Culinary Class Compete in Cupcake Competition

Izabella Grimaldo and Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

February 12, 2019

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Ready, set, bake! On Dec. 13, Mary Higby’s A3 Culinary 1 class competed in a Cupcake War where each team prepared, decorated, and submitted their cupcakes for evaluation to a panel of judges for a major grade. Five teams p...

Savior of Seas

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

January 16, 2019

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Everyone who has even just a little bit of superhero movie knowledge knows that Marvel is much better than DC, creator of  the monstrosity called Green Lantern. Aquaman already had that going against it. Add in the fact that as...

Lost in A Land Of Permanent Goodbyes

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

January 10, 2019

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  I didn’t know what I was delving into when I picked up A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi. Just looking at the cover with bullets in the foreground and two shadowy figures in the back, I knew that it was goi...

Varsity Football ends season with third loss against Highland Park

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

December 11, 2018

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  As of Nov. 8, the varsity football team ended the season with a perfect 10-0 record and are district champions. This is the team's fourth year having this title meaning they won 40 consecutive regular season games.    ...

Oldie but goodie

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

November 29, 2018

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My one year of dance, where I absolutely sucked at tap, let me know that it was no easy task, so I was compelled to watch what was going on in the movie  Singin’ in the Rain (1952). Gene Kelly, one of the most famous people of the time...

Library genrefies fiction section

Aaliyah Mayes, Staff Member

October 9, 2018

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There is a new trend in libraries around the country of genrefying the fiction section. Genrefication is the act of arranging books by genres such as dystopian, supernatural, romance, and more. Over the summer, the Jackie McC...

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