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What Students Thought of Arsenic and Old Lace

What Students Thought of Arsenic and Old Lace

Evan Tucker, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Theatre, Uncategorized

The school play is finally over, and here are peoples opinions on it. Warning on spoilers! If you would like to see the classic movie, I suggest seeing it. It's hilarious and entertaining, but it's better unexpected. Rebecca Clements: 9/10 "I liked the play. It was good and was funny. I really...

Really Good Movies: Princess Mononoke

Really Good Movies: Princess Mononoke

Andrew Watson, ...Is an anime boi

November 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

I have loved this movie for a LONG time. Japanese Animation has always been a part of my life. Especially The Studio Ghibli... Studio. They really have a way of making great movies. But out of all the great movies they have made, one stands high above the rest. PRINCESS MONONOKE. There are a lot of things...

Classic Movie Review: Ghostbusters

Classic Movie Review: Ghostbusters

Colin Johnson, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Time for another class movie review! CRITERIA: Must be at least 15 years old. My Mom has to have seen it And now, for our feature presentation: GHOSTBUSTERS IMPORTANT STATS: Was made in 1984 Rated PG Should be PG13 2hr 5min Starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd,  Sigourney Weave...

Arsenic And Old Lace Review

Arsenic And Old Lace Review

Hannah McDonough, Reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Events, Opinion, Showcase, Theatre

This past weekend, I went to go see Arsenic and Old Lace. This is the play that CVMS theatre is currently putting on. They did an excellent job with everything. But before we get into that, here's a summary of this play/movie: A hilarious movie that came out in 1944, Arsenic and Old Lace has been...

Dodgeball: The School’s Most Dreaded Sport

Dodgeball: The School’s Most Dreaded Sport

Andrew Watson, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Sports

We all know the sport. Famously infamous. Dodgeball: The most brutal sport of them all. Where you stare at your opponents as the mercy drains from their eyes, In the unforgiving wasteland known as gym class.  When the shriek of the whistle fills the stadium, you scramble for a ball, only to be struck...

White House Invites Vladimir Putin to Washington

White House Invites Vladimir Putin to Washington

Ayan Momin, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Community & World News, Events, Opinion

Vladimir Putin's invitation from the White House to Washington D.C could end in many ways. This is the first time Vladimir Putin has been invited to Washington D.C since 2015. But during 2015 Vladimir Putin was not a great threat to America, and he was not being accused of anything. But since 2017...

CVMS Halloween Plans

CVMS Halloween Plans

Silas Ou, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Events, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Showcase

With Halloween nearing, many students around campus are going trick or treating. Here are the plans for some of our 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. Question 1: Are you going trick or treating? Aidan Havens (6): Yes Michael Walker (6): Yes Shahnawaz Dolani (6): Yeah Colby Garza (7): Yes ...

John Carpenter: The Coolest Director Ever

John Carpenter: The Coolest Director Ever

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

John Carpenter might just be the coolest director ever...here's why.

Student-Teacher Advice Column – “What Do I Do If I Don’t Enjoy A Subject Or Class?”

Student-Teacher Advice Column – “What Do I Do If I Don’t Enjoy A Subject Or Class?”

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion, People, Showcase

"Do you have any tips and advice on how to do well in a subject or class that you either dislike or you struggle with the most?" Student Advice In order to get a proper education, you may be faced with learning subjects you find don’t interest you. However, it won’t stay like this too long, as many...

CVMS Interview with Theater Student, Ojal Jitesh Kalyani

CVMS Interview with Theater Student, Ojal Jitesh Kalyani

Nikita Raman, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Theatre

What is the hardest thing about being a Theater student? Well, having all the attention on me and having to be on stage What do you love about acting? I get to put myself out there without having to get judged. Everyone gets to be themselves, that's probably the best thing about acting plus...

Super Smash Bros Ultimate: Why So Much Hype?

Super Smash Bros Ultimate: Why So Much Hype?

Colin Johnson, Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

Super Smash Brothers Ultimate is most likely the most hyped for Nintendo game right now. Hundreds have preordered it, and most people who haven’t, are asking for it for Christmas. But why is there so much hype? In this video, I will explain why. Masahiro Sakurai, the guy behind Smash Bros and Kirby, released ...

Amazon Prime Reveals All-Female Hosts for their Thursday Night Football Streams.

Amazon Prime Reveals All-Female Hosts for their Thursday Night Football Streams.

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

It's no lie that many sports are catering to one gender. Volleyball is mainly played by women, and football by men. That is a fact that stings in the back of people's minds, making them biased against the other gender intervening. This may seem reasonable until you remember that 96.3 percent of airtime...