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Why Is Valentine’s Day Important?

Why Is Valentine’s Day Important?

Hannah McDonough, Editor

February 11, 2019

As we all know, Valentine's Day is coming up soon, on Feb. 14. Most of us celebrate it, but I doubt any of us think about why. What Do You Think? We sent out a survey to all students at CVMS about why they think Valentine's Day is important. Out of 15 responses, 73.3 percent of them agreed that Val...

Airpods Are Useless

Airpods Are Useless

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

February 7, 2019

For people who don't know what Airpods are, they are wireless Bluetooth headphones. Wireless headphones are nothing new.  Apple released wireless headphones along with the iPhone 7  Sept.7, 2016, two years ago. If that is the case then why is everyone going crazy for Airpods? Last time I checked Apple...

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

What CVMS Students think About Kindness Week

Nikita Raman and Janani Sivakumar

January 30, 2019

This week is Kindness Week. Where we express our kindness for one another. Monday- We wear hats Tuesday- Twin with your friend Wednesday-Stickers Thursday- Sunglasses Friday- Meme day Remember to always be kind to one another.

The Opinionist 12: The Weirdest Sequels EVER!

The Opinionist 12: The Weirdest Sequels EVER!

Oliver Barnfield, Evan Tucker, Colin Johnson, Baker Tuthill, The Opinionist Cast, and Branton Greenberg

January 28, 2019

Contains: Angry Birds Sequels, Son of Mask, Halloween 3, Space Chimps 2, Pac Man 2: The New Adventures, Silent Night Deadly Night 2, Mean Girls 2, The Sandlot 2.  

Most Popular Butters, Ranked

Most Popular Butters, Ranked

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

January 28, 2019

Disclaimer Okay, listen. Before you take this article seriously, I'd just like to point out the fact that this whole thing is a joke and I'm just writing this so I can pass my class and get into high school. If you're offended by my opinions on butter, that's your problem. Anyway, let's move on. 5. ...

What it Feels Like to be New

What it Feels Like to be New

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

January 28, 2019

I have lived in California my whole life. Moving to Texas was a bit of a change. I was sad to leave California but extremely excited to see what would come my way. I knew that it would be different, but I was eager. California was an amazing place to live in. The weather is always sunny, and there are...

Homecoming Book Review

Homecoming Book Review

Hannah McDonough, Editor

January 24, 2019

The first book in the Tillerman Cycle, Homecoming is a great book of 328 pages. It was even a national book award finalist. Homecoming is a classic, it was published in 1981. Summary Homecoming is an amazing book about four children, Dicey, James, Maybeth, and Sammy. Their mother abandons them in a m...

Fortnite is Dying (ABOUT TIME)

Fortnite is Dying (ABOUT TIME)

Andrew Watson, Reporter

January 23, 2019

I'm gonna say it right here and now. Fortnite is literally the worst game out there. This game was trash from the start with an infinite army of 12-year-olds armed with their moms' credit card, bad microphones, and even worse grammar. I won't lie, I played that game once or twice, but I never really...

STAC- “What Do I Do if My Friend Got into the Play and I Didn’t?”

STAC- “What Do I Do if My Friend Got into the Play and I Didn’t?”

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

January 22, 2019

Have a predicament you need advice on or a question you need to be answered? Drop by our anonymous forum here. "When me and my friend found out about the Lion King, we were both really excited, because we both love musical theater! But when we did, she actually made it on to the lead cast, and...

Let’s Talk About Coachella

Let’s Talk About Coachella

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

January 17, 2019

What is Coachella? Music is an important part of many peoples' lives. So important, in fact, that people hold music festivals around the world. One of these is the controversial Californian festival, Coachella. If you haven't heard about Coachella, strap in and buckle up because it's going to be a ...

Dog Parks and Their Issues

Dog Parks and Their Issues

Hannah McDonough, Editor

January 14, 2019

Being a dog owner includes many responsibilities. As well as feeding and bathing your dog, you should exercise them. Sometimes a backyard isn't enough space for a dog to run around and a leash doesn't let them run. This is why dog parks are important. But what if you can't exercise your dog because...