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MTV’s Big Black dies at 45

Victoria Ramirez, Reporter

May 17, 2017

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 Christopher (Big Black) Boykin, of MTV’s ‘Rob & Big’ died Tuesday, May 9 at age 45 of a heart attack. Big Black was originally hired to be Rob Dyrdek’s body guard, little did he know he would become a star o...

Teen uses police as part of suicide plot

Loreal Fuerte, Reporter

May 15, 2017

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Saturday, police shot a 15 year old in front of a high school as the teen pointed a BB gun at the two officers.   The teen was pronounced dead at the hospital. A 911 call came in from an unidentified source that wouldn't exp...

CHS boasts multiple winners in Tomorrow’s Leaders drawings

Esau Villegas, Reporter

May 12, 2017

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Proving that great attendance is more than its own reward, the following students were awarded with scholarship and/or gifts in recognition of superior attendance this year. The district awarded these gifts districtwide; the grand...

KROQ Weenie Roast is the place to celebrate music this May

Leondro Velarde, Reporter

May 11, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News

With the Coachella music festival behind us, it's time for some more upcoming festivals centered around different types of music. Such as Stagecoach, Skyline, and the KROQ Weenie Roast. All taking place in California, near or in...

“Mooze” explains the prom experience for both genders

Adriana Flores, Reporter

April 27, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion

“What’s the difference all we do is chill then, get ready and leave,” senior Ricardo Flores states. With a quick side look, senior girlfriend, Monica Rivas soon shuts him down, “No that's what the guys may do but, for g...

Important prom dress code

Loreal Fuerte, Reporter

April 27, 2017

Filed under News, Uncategorized

    Prom 2017 is quickly approaching, and although everyone attending has something in mind to wear, CHS still wants to remind you to keep it appropriate. Clothing (such as dresses) must cover up any under garments or body parts that ...

Tensions rise with North Korea

Isaac Trujillo, Reporter

April 26, 2017

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On Sunday North Korea threatened to sink an American aircraft carrier that is beginning joint drills with two Japanese destroyers in the western Pacific Ocean. North Korea's state-run newspaper Rodong Sinmun said in an editor...

The time to study for AP tests is now

Abigail Humphrey, Reporter

April 26, 2017

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If you haven’t already gotten out your 5 Steps to a 5 book and started forming study groups, now is the time to do it! Advanced Placement (AP) testing begins in less than a week! AP tests are very important to study for bec...

anticipated car show comes to Colton High

Isaac Trujillo, Reporter

April 26, 2017

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A car show will take place at DC Lane This Wednesday, April 26, hosted by Prime Motivation Automotive Experience. This event will feature automotive static and dynamic displays which will be placed/scattered up and down the street from the...

Seniors, it’s time to take the next step toward college

Abigail Humphrey, Reporter

April 20, 2017

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In the 2015-2016 school year, Colton High School sent 18% of graduating seniors to universities. This year the school will send off a new batch of fresh-faced, wide-eyed students to an array of different colleges. However the...

Giant asteroid approaches earth

Leondro Velarde, Reporter

April 14, 2017

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Have you ever wanted to see an asteroid pass Earth through your own telescope, but haven't because you never know the perfect dates? Well, no need to worry. I have the perfect date to pull out that old dusty telescope you might, ...

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