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The Pepper Bough

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

December 7, 2017

Just recently, Egypt had it’s most deadliest terrorist attack at a crowded mosque in Sinai Peninsula. At least 305 are dead, with at least 128 injured. This attack has se...

Volcanic Eruption Causes Trouble in Bali

December 7, 2017

On November 27th, many residents and tourists had to evacuate due to volcanic eruption in Bali, Indonesia which caused flights at the airport t...

Cyber Monday Becoming a Convenience for this Year’s Holiday Shoppers

December 5, 2017

Cyber monday, an annual holiday following a busy weekend out shopping for black friday. Cyber monday is far more convenient and feasible...

Shots Fired During the Busiest Weekend of the Year

December 4, 2017

Orange County Holiday Shopper gone chaotic for great deals! Police suspected a shooter in a local mall in Orange County, after a shot was “Mis...

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A free, fun time at Jingle Ball

Juliana Cruz, Reporter

December 11, 2017

December 1st, I went to Jingle Ball Village. It was a free concert Jingle Ball had before the big concert. Jingle Ball Village had a bunch of new up and coming boy bands and singers. For example, In Real Life, Why Don’t We, James Maslow and Malia. All these acts are up and coming or well known. Now the concert started at around like 3 but the gates opened at 2:00 PM...

Why Does Rainbow Six Siege Still Exist?

Jaren Phipps, Reporter

December 9, 2017

So Operation White Noise is now out wrapping up year 2 of Rainbow Six Siege and just in typical Ubisoft fashion they have released the new operators broken and overpowered. This just brings up the question. Why does Rainbow Six Siege still exist? Why hasn’t the player count gone down to a point where it could be considered abandoned? I have a few ideas on how Ubisoft...

iPhone 8 Plus: Is it Really Worth the Cash?

Cassandra Covarrubias, Reporter

December 5, 2017

Recently, I had bought myself the iPhone 8 plus and so far it has been a great phone. It originally came out on September 22nd, 2017. Due to the release, lines of people waited to get their hands on the new device, but I do not see the point of waiting! I got my phone without waiting those long lines and dealing with people. I opened the box and the instructions w...

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Jesse Gonzales, Reporter

December 5, 2017

In week 12 of the NFL season, the season is getting serious since playoffs are not far away and teams are trying to make it. Since it was Thanksgiving on Thursday, ...

NFL Week: 9

December 4, 2017

 In week 9 of the NFL season, lots of unusual occurances and highlights happened. A couple of the highlighted games from w...

Tribute to Tony Romo

Tribute to Tony Romo

November 14, 2017

On November 5th, 2017 Tony Romo was surprised with a tribute video after playing 14 years with the Cowboys before the te...

The First Woman in 4 Decades to Win 2017 NYC Marathon

November 14, 2017

New York City... a place of wonder, where dreams come true. With thousands of cheering, roaring supporters there to witn...

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Daniel Valdez, Reporter

December 7, 2017

Justice League was released November 17, 2017 but it was announced earlier in 2014 that this was being made. I watched this movie on November 25th, it was overall a great movie. The plotline was perfect, I understood the who...

Something Exciting is Happening in the 2018 Grammy Nominations

Something Exciting is Happening in the 2018 Grammy Nominations

December 7, 2017

For the first time in Grammy history no white male solo artists were nominated for album of the year. On November 27, 20...

The Talk is All About the 2018 Grammy Nominees!

December 5, 2017

Feels like it was just yesterday since the 2017 (59th) Grammy’s concluded. With Adele winning three of the top four ...

Trailer Park Boys Out of the Park: Is It Worth the Binge?

December 4, 2017

A new mini-series of Trailer Park Boys is out on Netflix! In this mini-series, the Trailer Park Boys travel to the USA...

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Athlete of the Week – Jesus Perez

Aneesa Arana, Sports Editor

December 1, 2017

Name: Jesus Perez Age: 15 Sport: Soccer Grade: 10 Position: JV Pregame ritual: Practicing all week with my teammates and a prayer. Favorite music before the game: I don't rea...

Athlete of the Week – Ryan Medrano

November 27, 2017

Name: Ryan Medrano Age: 14 Sport:Football Grade: Freshman Position: defensive end JV & Varsity?:  no ...

Athlete of the Week – Emmanuel Jacobo

November 6, 2017

Name: Emmanuel Jacobo Age: 17 Grade: 12 Position: JV & Varsity: Varsity Pregame Ritual: Pray Favorite music before the game: ...

Athlete of the Week – Stephanie Gutierrez

Athlete of the Week – Stephanie Gutierrez

October 10, 2017

Name? Stephanie Gutierrez Age? 15 Sport? Volleyball Grade? 10th Position? JV Pregame Ritual? Pray and graze the court. Fa...

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Charlie Botello, Reporter

October 26, 2017

Name: Carlos Sandana Age: 17 Instrument of Choice: Acoustic Guitar Favorite Musician: Jimi Hendrix Who/ what influenced you to play? The person who influenced me to play the guitar was m...

Taylor Rae Limon, Musician of the Week

September 20, 2017

Name: Taylor Rae Limon   Age: 15   Instrument of Choice: Tuba   Favorite Musician: Lindsey Stirling (violin)   Who/ wh...

Musician of the Month: Jack Gomez

May 3, 2017

Instrument of choice: Bass Favorite genre of music: Dream pop/indie Favorite song: Walk in the Park by Beach House Favorit...

Musician of the week: Priscilla Marin

March 8, 2017

Name: Priscilla Marin Age: 18 Grade: 12th Instrument of Choice: Flute/ Piccolo Favorite Musician: Louis Armstrong Who/What i...

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Fidel Elenes, Reporter

December 1, 2017

Name: Mark Nishimoto Subjects Taught: Algebra 1 and Consumer Math Currently resides: Redlands, Ca Motto:  “Don't let the turkeys get you down.” Inspiration: Ki...

Teacher of the Week – Baker

October 28, 2017

Name: Stacey Jedi...

Teacher of the Week: Kevin Bice

Teacher of the Week: Kevin Bice

October 4, 2017

Name: Kevin Bice ...

Featured Teacher, Sept. 2017: Ms. Jeanne Folta, Math Dept.

September 9, 2017

Name: Jeanne Folta Sub...

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Keeping Colton High School informed and entertained since 1917
Keeping Colton High School informed and entertained since 1917