Systematic Imprisonment and Torturing of Gay Men in Chechnya; Chechen Leader Denies Their Existence in the Republic.

Staff Writer: Olivia E. Bernal Within the last week in Chechnya, at least 100 men were taken away and three killed, just for being gay. Updates from the Russian LGBT Network report that gay men are being rounded up, beaten and taken away to “concentration camps” and tortured- including electrocution- and have been forced to […]

A New Home?

Staff Writer: Maddie Caracalas Thanks to NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered the first Earth-size planet orbiting a star in the “habitable zone”, the range of distance from a star where liquid water might pool on the surface of an orbiting planet. The discovery of Kepler-186f confirms that planets the size of Earth exist […]

Senior Calendar

May2017 SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI Sat   01 02 03 04 05 06   Drama Showcase @ 7:30 PM   Chorus Concert @ 7 PM       07 08 09 10 11 12 13       Econ Milestones Band Concert @ 7 PM Make-up Milestones   14 15 16 17 18 […]

Guarding Their Winning Streak

Section Writer: Hannah Suh Last month, our school color guard team won top three in their class and were able to move up to finals. Just months before that, they had their first performance and placed 9th out of 10 with only 40 points! Ever since then, they have worked diligently for each performance after […]

The Fight for Freedom

Staff Writer: Dakota Williams This recent “Pro-Trump” rally ambush that occurred in the county of Berkeley has led to national interest for several reasons. One of the more predominant ones being the fact that this rally was “Pro-Trump” and not one against him, leading to the retaliation of several “Anti-Trump” protesters who seek to put […]

The Greatest Impact in our Lives

Section Editor: Daniela Salame We as students are often told how we are the future of humanity. While this is true, that we are the next generation who will bring great accomplishments to this world, it makes a great deal who gets us here. Along with our parents, there are a group of important people […]

Track and field Student- Shamya Verces

Staff Writer: Brooke Schoonmaker     This weeks student of the months a track and Field student. Her name is shamya verces. She gives us the inside scoop on how she got involved in track,who her biggest supporters are, and she even tells us who her favorite coach is this season! Shamya said her friend […]