News

Fear the WASC!

Crystal Martinez, reporter

Recently Colton High School has been visited by the WASC committee. “WASC” stands for the Western Association of Schools and Colleges....  Read More »

April 27, 2016

Yellowjacket Cafe offers writing tutoring with your lunch munch

April 25, 2016

Colton High is now offering a new tutoring program at lunch. For those...  Read More »

California to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour

April 25, 2016

The Governor of California, Jerry Brown, has signed legislation on Monday April 4,2016 that, in his words, “is...  Read More »

District aims to improve food choices on campuses

April 25, 2016

Recently a handful of students got to participate in the Colton Joint Unified School District Nutrition service’s...  Read More »

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Features

Skrrt skrrt! Which is the most powerful?

Christopher Rodriguez, Reporter

The best way to increase power on a car is through forced induction; which means you are putting as much air into the cylinder as you can. When people want to go faster, they resort to turbo or supercharger modifications. A turbo is a turbine in a snail shaped housing. The psi you program it to spin at is how much boost you’ll make and...  Read More »

May 3

Vans Warped Tour’s 21st year

Manuel Solorzano, Reporter

It’s almost been one year since we last were graced by the sound of the best alternative, punk, and pop rock bands. Starting on June 24, the Vans Warped Tour will return for its 21st edition. This time around, it will have a mixture of new bands bursting onto the scene and older acts returning to the stage that helped them get famous.   ...  Read More »

May 2

Harriet Tubman will be the new face of the $20 bill

William Guardado, Reporter

Harriet Tubman and ex-President Andrew Jackson were two amazing people who had totally different lives. Tubman is a black woman that escaped slavery to become a conductor on the Underground Railroad risking her life to lead slaves to freedom while Jackson was the son of Scots-Irish immigrants and an owner of  slaves. He was elected president...  Read More »

Apr 27

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Sports

Girls JV squashes the competition, 14-4, against Bloomington

Andrew Bernales, Reporter

On April 13th, the Colton JV softball team had a dominating performance against the Bloomington Bruins, getting the win at Bloomington High School, 14-4.  When the 1st inning...  Read More »

April 27, 2016

Girls Softball give away the Win to the SkyHawks

April 27, 2016

On Wednesday, April 20th,  the Colton Yellow Jackets lost in a valiant effort against the Summit SkyHawks, 5-1. Colton looking...  Read More »

Colton Baseball Falls to SkyHawks, 8-7, in a Close One

April 26, 2016

The Colton baseball team had a close battle against the Summit Skyhawks, but came up short with a score of 8-7.  In the...  Read More »

NFL teams busy during offseason; many moves made

April 25, 2016

In the NFL there have been some big changes as far as quarterbacks. Some pretty big names...  Read More »

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Arts and Entertainment

Amon Amarth slams new album down our throats

Amon Amarth slams new album down our throats

Christopher Rodriguez, Reporter

The Viking inspired death-metal band Amon Amarth has gained fame in the metal community by their image and their very brutal music. They have...  Read More »

April 25, 2016

Zayn Malik Debut Album: Mind of Mine

April 21, 2016

The twenty-three year old Pakistani- Brit invites you to take a look into his mind with his...  Read More »

Fuller House: Cultural appropriation, or innocent TV show party?

April 1, 2016

Fuller House has been all over the media ever since it was put on Netflix in late February. Anyone and everyone...  Read More »

2016 to be a big year for horror films: here’s what’s coming to scare you!

April 1, 2016

We all love horror films.  They leave us with an open mouth the whole movie. Our prayers have been answered as this summer...  Read More »

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Featured Athlete

Featured athlete: Trinique Jonzun

Featured athlete: Trinique Jonzun

Mario Fierro, Reporter

NAME : TRINIQUE JONZUN GRADE : JUNIOR AGE : 17 Class of: 2017 NICKNAME : TRINIZZLE SPORT : TRACK, Varsity EVENT...  Read More »

April 25, 2016

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Athlete of the week: Dominick Borbon

March 11, 2016

Name: Dominick Borbon Class of: 2016 Age:...  Read More »

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Athlete of the Week: 2/27/16

February 29, 2016

Name: Melanie Lopez Age: 18 Sport: Soccer Grade: 12th Position: Defense and midfield JV or Varsity: Varsity Pregame...  Read More »

Athlete of the month, December: Cynthia Covarrubias, Soccer

December 7, 2015

Playing soccer is not just a sport to her, it is a dream she always lives on everyday. Junior...  Read More »

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Featured Musician

Musician of the Month, Oct. 2015: Anastasia Hardin

Musician of the Month, Oct. 2015: Anastasia Hardin

Audrey Leonard, Reporter

Name: Anastasia Hardin Age: 15 Grade: 10 Instrument of choice:...  Read More »

October 22, 2015

Musician of the week: March 14: Azucena Zepeda

March 14, 2015

Name: Azucena Jazmin Zepeda Grade: 9 Instrument of choice: Flute. Favorite musician: Beethoven. Who/what influenced...  Read More »

Musician of the week

February 27, 2015

Name: Carlos Hughes Age: 15 Instrument of choice: Trumpet. Favorite Musician Arturo Sandoval. Who/What influenced...  Read More »

Musician of the Week: Feb. 6:

February 6, 2015

Name: Agustin Rojas (a.k.a Augi)   Age: 17   Grade:...  Read More »

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