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Expressing Gratitude

Expressing Gratitude

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

December 6, 2017

Random Things to Make Your Day Better

Random Things to Make Your Day Better

Ariel Sun, Reporter

December 6, 2017

If your day is really bad, just bad, or maybe not bad at all, this slideshow will make you feel better. It might also make you laugh. Hopefully both!!

Eruptions of Mount Agung

Eruptions of Mount Agung

Amber Xiao, Reporter

December 5, 2017

Mount Agung in Indonesia hasn't erupted for more than 50 years. However, over the past week, it has spewed ash for more than five miles in the air. On Monday, Indonesia’s National Board for Disaster Management raised its alert for the volcano to the highest level possible, the "red" warning, and...

The Best Electronics of 2017

The Best Electronics of 2017

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Producer and Editor

December 4, 2017

2017 has been a great year for electronics. Let's start with some of the new releases!  iPhone 8 The new iPhone 8 starts at $699.99 and released September this year. The phone is a lot like the iphone 7 with better camera editing features and a better camera. This phone did not make as many sal...

Wonder : Movie Review

Wonder : Movie Review

Ruth Martin, Reporter

December 4, 2017

Wonder is a new film by director Stephen Chbosky based on the 2012 novel by R.J. Palacios. Starring Jacob Tremblay, Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson, this inspiring movie has grossed over $70 million world-wide. The movie was perfectly scripted and portrayed a beautiful story which brought the audience...

Predicting each NFL Team’s starting QB…in 2020

Predicting each NFL Team's starting QB...in 2020

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

December 1, 2017

No one can know for sure what will happen in 5 years, but there's no law against taking a guess. Here are my predictions for every NFL team's starting signal-caller at the start of the 2020 season: Arizona Cardinals: Jake Fromm New head coach Mark Richt puts the Cardinals in full rebuild mode, do...

Lists and Opinions about Stranger Things

Lists and Opinions about Stranger Things

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

November 30, 2017

OPINIONS A few weeks ago, I talked about Stranger Things. That's no surprise, as Stranger Things might be my favorite show ever. So what makes it this powerful and affecting? It is, of course, not perfect. The writing can be messy at times. The second season has a few missteps. But beneath these fl...

Top 6 DIY Christmas Decorations

Top 6 DIY Christmas Decorations

Amber Xiao, Reporter

November 29, 2017

 1. Mason Jar Christmas Tree This cute idea is perfect as a centerpiece on the mantle or the dinner table. First, buy 6 of the same canning jar. Next, fill it with ornaments, tinsel, whatever you want! Assemble the jars with three on the bottom, two on the next layer, and one on the top, like a pyramid. Finally, wrap it with a shiny garland or some of your leftover tinsel and top it with a sparkling star!       ...

Iraq-Iran Earthquake

Iraq-Iran Earthquake

Ruth Martin, Reporter

November 29, 2017

On 12 November 2017, an earthquake occurred on the Iran-Iraq border, inside the Kermanshah Province, Iran to the city of Halabja, Iraqi Kurdistan, Iraq. A magnitude 7.3 earthquake struck the border region, and the distance was approximately 32 kilometers or 20 miles from the province of Iran to the ci...

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

Jack Purcell, Reporter

November 27, 2017

Any Pokémon player would know that the Sun and Moon games changed the way many people looked at Pokémon games. It added many features like Z-moves, Trials instead of gyms, a new type of Pokémon called Ultra Beasts, a new way to interact with Pokemon in game, and it is also the longest Pokemon game...

GeoBee 2017

The question is...

November 27, 2017

Geography Bee

Geography Bee

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Branton Greenberg, Alexia Clamou, Lucy Wassmuth, and Ariel Sun

November 27, 2017

The Taklimakan[TAH-klh-muh-KAHN] desert, home to the Uyghur [ WEE-ghur] people, is located north of the Kunlun Mountains in which Asian country? I you guessed China you Canyon vista Middle school held it's geography bee on Thursday November 16. This is the school qualifying event for the 30th annual...