Sweden

Coming to America–Swedish style

Ella Amandussun, Special to the Pepper Bough

January 23, 2015

IN WHICH A SWEDISH EXCHANGE STUDENT (me) COMMENTS ON AMERICAN CULTURE, SWEDISH CULTURE, COMING TO LIVE IN COLTON, AND WHY YOU AMERICANS DRINK SO MANY BOTTLES... READ MORE »»

Caption: A country scene from Sweden

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Basketball falls to Summit in home opener

Mike Wexler, Sports Editor

January 23, 2015

The first Varsity boys’ basketball home game turned into what felt like an away game as the Colton Yellowjackets fell to the Summit Seahawks 69-58. Although... READ MORE »»

Caption: Senior Guard Cameron Rowlett fakes a Summit defender out of his sneakers during the game on Tuesday.

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Harry Holmes, the voice in the press box, tells the football tale each week

Andy Fuentes, Reporter

December 5, 2014

The team is 4th and goal and there are only five seconds on the clock, enough for one more play to win the game, to win it all. The air is filled with... READ MORE »»

Caption: Harry Holmes has been the voice of Colton football for three years. Here he is with his wife, staff member Valerie Holmes.

Crites ceremony

Fallen CHS alumnus Crites honored at ceremony

by Charles Fuerte, Business Manager

December 4, 2014

Veterans’ Day at Colton High was celebrated with the installation of a special lamppost banner honoring Robert “Bobby” Crites, Class... READ MORE »»

Caption: A solemn Vietnam veteran watches the intense performance by CHS choir.

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Parents get to meet Principal and get a free pastry, too

Luis Sanchez, Reporter

November 20, 2014

A new program whose aim is to get Yellowjacket parents together with school administration debuted recently on campus. Called Pastry with the Principal,... READ MORE »»

Caption: Pastry with the Principal allows parents to meet with school leaders. (Note: pastries pictured are of stock images for illustrated purposes only; may not necessarily denote actual food available at meetings).

News

Fallen CHS alumnus Crites honored at ceremony

Fallen CHS alumnus Crites honored at ceremony

by Charles Fuerte, Business Manager

Veterans’ Day at Colton High was celebrated with the installation of a special lamppost banner honoring Robert “Bobby” Crites, Class of ’68, who was... read story

December 4, 2014 • 0 comments

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Features

Coming to America–Swedish style

Coming to America–Swedish style

Ella Amandussun, Special to the Pepper Bough

IN WHICH A SWEDISH EXCHANGE STUDENT (me) COMMENTS ON AMERICAN CULTURE, SWEDISH CULTURE, COMING TO LIVE IN COLTON, AND WHY YOU AMERICANS DRINK SO MANY BOTTLES OF WATER   PART... read story

January 23, 2015 • 0 comments

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Sports

Basketball falls to Summit in home opener

Basketball falls to Summit in home opener

Mike Wexler, Sports Editor

The first Varsity boys’ basketball home game turned into what felt like an away game as the Colton Yellowjackets fell to the Summit Seahawks 69-58. Although the Jackets... read story

January 23, 2015 • 0 comments

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Featured Athlete

Athlete of the Week: Nov. 20: Nathan Taufahema

Gorge Serrano, Reporter

Name: Nathan Taufahema Age: 16 Sport: Football Grade: 11 Position: Right tackle and defensive tackle JV & Varsity? Varsity Pregame ritual: Pray and listen to music Favorite... read story

November 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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Arts and Entertainment

Yikes! Annabelle will give you nightmares!

Yikes! Annabelle will give you nightmares!

Adolfo Madrigal, Reporter

Are you ready for this Fall’s scariest movie, that everybody is talking about?  Annabelle will give you nightmares. This movie is about a possessed doll that won’t... read story

November 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

Rivalry with Grand Terrace fueled by hatred, bitterness

Justice Sandoval, Managing Editor

Colton High, home to the YellowJackets, has been around since 1895. Colton High has grown into a family, and this family couldn’t have any more pride in their town and... read story

November 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Point/Counterpoint

Point/Counterpoint

SHOULD WE BRING BACK THE INFANT CENTER? Two views:      

Tech Talk

Snapchat getting popular, but can ads be far behind?

Gorge Serrano, Reporter

Snapchat me a picture of them ads! Snapchat is a very popular photo messaging app used by millions of people. It started as an idea in April, 2011 and actually became an application... read story

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Does your iPhone 6 bend in two like a pretzel?

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

It’s finally here, Apple’s new amazing creation: the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus. All the iPhone lovers got excited over the new two phone creations by Apple because the... read story

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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