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How Did You Feel During The First Track Meet?

How Did You Feel During The First Track Meet?

Aliyah Carter, Reporter

February 26, 2019

How did you feel during the track meet? I felt nervous and happy at the same time. I was nervous because I had one of the first races. Also, I was trying something that I would not normally do. I was happy because after the race I was relieved because we placed first. I thought I would actually do bad. ...

Art Supplies You Might Need

Art Supplies You Might Need

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

February 25, 2019

Whenever I'm not stressing out about homework or sleeping when I shouldn't be, I pretty much spend all of my time drawing and creating art pieces. At least I try. I know that any artists favorite thing to do is browse online shops and walk along art supply shop's many isles and look at all of the pretty...

The First Mustang Hustle

The First Mustang Hustle

Hannah McDonough, Editor

February 25, 2019

For the first time ever, CVMS is hosting a Mustang Hustle! Come join us as we run a 5k fun run on April 13, 2019. Whether you are a fast runner or not, this race is for you! Don't feel pressured, it's just for fun. Costs Registration Early registration started February 16, and until March 16, it co...

What Happens If You Don’t Sleep for A Week? (The Story of Randy Gardner)

What Happens If You Don’t Sleep for A Week? (The Story of Randy Gardner)

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

February 22, 2019

Have you ever stayed up all night looking at your phone or playing video games and wondered what it would be like if you never slept? Well, one particular teen in 1964 wanted to test this and didn't sleep for 11 days, all in the name of SCIENCE! This is the strange but entirely true tale of Randy Gardner. Randy...

Netflix Show Recommendations

Netflix Show Recommendations

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

February 22, 2019

I've watched a lot of Netflix in the past months, and lately, I've been running out of new things that I want to watch. So, if you've got the same problem I do, here are some movie recommendations from other kids at CVMS. "Sherlock, because it's very clever and funny, and it makes me feel smart and...

Why Fortnite Is Giving Away Free Battle Passes?

Why Fortnite Is Giving Away Free Battle Passes?

Silas Ou, Reporter

February 22, 2019

Fortnite's popularity is debatable, but the point of this article is more of a business article than Fortnite, but I'll try to keep it fresh. To start off, many people know Fortnite is giving away free Battle Passes. On the condition, they complete certain challenges. But why would any business do this? Fortnite makes a lot of revenue from people b...

Teacher of The Year Interview with Angela Yung

Teacher of The Year Interview with Angela Yung

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

February 20, 2019

Ms. Angela Yung was awarded the 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year award. Here is an interview with her about her achievement. Q: What is your favorite thing about teaching? A: "I love spending time with the kids, getting to know them, and building relationships with them." Q: Do you prefer teaching ...

Scariest Stories on the Internet

Scariest Stories on the Internet

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

February 20, 2019

We've all read or listened to scary stories as little kids, but have we ever experienced them? Fake or not, these accounts are some of the most terrifying experiences out there. You'll be guaranteed to stay up all night! #1. Hachishakusama (Eight Feet Tall) In August of 2008, a bizarre story was post...

A Look at the Major American Animation Studios

A Look at the Major American Animation Studios

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

February 20, 2019

In the crowded marketplace of animation, several studios battle it out for box office share, attempting to capture the hearts of kids and the wallets of their parents. Illumination Entertainment: Probably the most recent studio on this list, Illumination is most known for the extremely successful Despicab...

Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

Hannah McDonough, Editor

February 20, 2019

The month of February has a lot going on. There's Valentine's Day and President's Day, but February is also Black History Month. It has been recognized since 1926, first known as Negro History Week. This month we celebrate the history of all African-Americans. Carter G. Woodson Carter G. Woodson original...

The Lion King Jr. Review

The Lion King Jr. Review

Jessie Van Den Berg, Editor

February 13, 2019

The Lion King Jr. show came to Canyon Vista from Feb. 7-9. Our extremely talented theatre department did an excellent job acting, designing props, changing sets, and singing the classic Hakuna Matata tunes. I was very pleased with the show and think that this group of students could definitely h...