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Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Hannah McDonough, Editor

May 3, 2019

Summer is fast approaching, in fact, we only have three more weeks left of school! If you aren't traveling, or you have a lot of downtime, here are some things you can do to make your summer break the best! 1. Canyon Vista Pool If you don't have a pool to go to, come join us at the Canyon Vista pool. After school ends, the pool will be open to the public, except...

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

May 2, 2019

When I was young, I got most of my entertainment from books and Scooby Doo. I had to go to HEB and get the DVD's, as this was before Netflix started its streaming service. I didn't have the instant gratification entertainment experience that many others do. Now, 3 year old kids DO have access to any...

The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie is Cursed

The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie is Cursed

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

May 1, 2019

I have been a Sonic fan almost all my life. It's not fun. The games are consistently bad, the fanbase is extremely embarrassing, and in general its very painful to admit that you are a fan of the speedy blue hedgehog. The one time I was happy to be a Sonic fan was when Sonic Mania was released, and that...

Top 9 Unanswered Questions

Top 9 Unanswered Questions

June Jung, Reporter

May 1, 2019

There are some things that will never be answered... Some questions unanswered.. Here are some of the greatest mysteries our planet has to offer. 1. Space... Is it infinite? Will it stop growing? Will it keep growing forever? What is forever? 2. What does death feel like? Think about it - we've ...

Super Mario Maker 2: Why So Much Hype?

Super Mario Maker 2: Why So Much Hype?

Colin Johnson, Reporter

April 29, 2019

In all my one year as a writer for Canyon Echoes, I have gained much experience. I have written an astounding 31 articles. Even though such a staggering feat has been accomplished, and I have climbed my way to the very top of writing culture, there is still one odd conundrum that has been puzzling me...

“Story Time” Time: Kirby’s 27th Anniversary

“Story Time” Time: Kirby’s 27th Anniversary

Evan Tucker, Reporter

April 29, 2019

Ahh, Kirby. The fun Nintendo game (that's personally one of my favorites) that deals with pink puffballs, cute enemies, fun power-ups, dark cults, abuse to loved ones, heavy loss, and sacrifice. So gather around the fireplace, because our fifth episode of “Story Time” Time is about the Kirby storyline. Chapter one...

Some of The Most Bizarre Inventions Out There

Some of The Most Bizarre Inventions Out There

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

April 26, 2019

Occasionally, throughout the history of mankind, people will get great ideas. Ideas that allow them to create something so life-changing to the average person that the world will never be the same. Metalworking. Planes The Internet. And sometimes, people just have a weird idea that makes them laugh or...

Worst Videogame Box Art

Worst Videogame Box Art

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 25, 2019

Video game box art is tricky. It doesn't have the high profile of film posters, so it's frequently handed over to studio hacks. Generally, the results aren't great. Here are several examples of this sad trend.

Disney Movies Releasing in 2019

Disney Movies Releasing in 2019

Nikita Raman, Reporter

April 24, 2019

Disney has been around for a long time their classics is what makes up little kids childhood. I know I wouldn't be the same if I didn't see the magic in their movie. Luckily for us Disney fans, they are coming out with lots of movies for 2019, so that the magic never ends. Let's check them out. ...

Things We’ve All Done as Kids

Things We’ve All Done as Kids

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

April 22, 2019

Out of all the weird and questionable things we have done as kids, here are some of the weirdest things we've all done. If you have never done one of these things listed out, then you didn't live a proper childhood of basically every kid. 1. When crossing the street, but you jump over the white str...

Facts About Easter

Facts About Easter

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

April 22, 2019

Easter is a holiday that many people celebrate- If you don’t celebrate it then you likely know somebody who does. But even if you celebrate Easter, it is very likely that you don’t know everything there is to know about this eggstravagant holiday (pun definitely intended). At least, you didn’t until no...