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Best Video Games to Pick Up This Month

Best Video Games to Pick Up This Month

Akaash Reddy, Reporter

October 10, 2019

Hello, fellow (hopefully) gamers! As I'm sure most of you know, there are a ton of games out there. Whether it be Minecraft, a game on Steam, or even a game on the Epic Games library, there are thousands, thousands of video games that developers spent hours and hours working on. So, what game should...

Halloween Candy Conundrum

Halloween Candy Conundrum

Katie Flannagan, Reporter

October 7, 2019

Halloween is coming up and you should definitely check out these awesome six, seventh graders' opinions on the best way to give out candy during Halloween! What is your favorite Halloween candy to get during trick or treating? "Twix, because I like the caramel taste and the crunchiness." Pratiksha Sathya...

The Worst Pokemon of Every Generation

The Worst Pokemon of Every Generation

Shristi Dayal, Reporter

October 2, 2019

Now, if you are keeping up with the pokemon company, you probably know that Pokemon is getting a new generation of new Pokemon and a region called Galar. I love pretty much all of the Pokemon that have been released, but of course, out of all of the 7 generations before them, there has to be a few flawed...

Top 3 Pokemon of Each and Every Generation

Top 3 Pokemon of Each and Every Generation

Akaash Reddy, Reporter

September 27, 2019

Don't know what Pokemon to grab in any Pokemon game? Want to play competitive, but don't have any staple Pokemon on your team? Well, look no further! A few notes: pseudo-legendaries are Pokemon with stat totals almost equal to legendaries, but they aren't quite legendaries. These Pokemon are mighty,...

Shining Writing- Home by June Jung

Shining Writing- Home by June Jung

Hannah McDonough, Editor

September 25, 2019

Here is a poem submitted by June Jung.  In all the places of the world, everyone has a home. The home I used to know is gone. It breaks your heart in two, knowing you  Have nothing to go back for. When you realize no home will ever be the same. Your love -  gone. Your being - gone. Your hope -...

Heartless: Book Review

Heartless: Book Review

June Jung, Reporter

September 25, 2019

The Author Marissa Meyer is one of my favorite authors. I have read most of her books, and was searching for another good read. Then - I stumbled upon Heartless (also by Marissa Meyer) which is one of the greatest books I've ever read. This book is about the Queen of Hearts before she was a ruthless...

PuzzlePalooza Begins In the Library

PuzzlePalooza Begins In the Library

Katie Flannagan, Reporter

September 24, 2019

 What is PuzzlePalooza? PuzzlePalooza is a race between four teams to complete puzzles. The puzzles are all on the same difficulty level and whoever completes there teams puzzle first, wins. Why did PuzzlePalooza get started? Mrs. Stiles, our librarian, saw a tweet from the Austin Public Li...

Shining Writing: A Dream and A Girl

Shining Writing: A Dream and A Girl

Hannah McDonough, Editor

September 24, 2019

 Here is a poem from a student at CVMS.  A Dream ¨I once had a dream ̈ A dream of love and pain. A dream of a thousand words, When none were said at all. I dream of a dream that's so confusing, That it makes perfect sense. A dream that I won't and CAN'T forget. A dream...

Steven Universe The Movie: A Fan’s Review

Steven Universe The Movie: A Fan’s Review

Joaquin Schere, Reporter

September 23, 2019

 !!!!!SPOILER WARNING!!!!! This article contains heavy spoilers for the recent film, Steven Universe: The Movie! If you haven't watched it yet, do so before reading this!   Aaah, Steven Universe. Move aside, My Hero Academia and Gravity Falls, there's only room for one favorite cartoon in...

Art Attack!

Art Attack!

Naomi Nathan, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Art by: Milos Hennion Behind the art: "It's my art portfolio I needed to draw a shoe for art and I drew an air Jordan Four because it is one of my favorite shoes," Hennion said. ...

VSCO Girls

VSCO Girls

Mercy Forrister, Reporter

September 20, 2019

Trends come and go but this trend looks like it is here to stay. Have you heard of something called a VSCO girl? And maybe ever wondered how did this phrase come to be? Well, VSCO is a trend where people possess certain items such as hydro flasks, Birkenstocks, kanken bags and scrunchies. There are...