The Pepper Bough

Newest English teacher Ramirez is on a mission

Leondro Velarde, Reporter

September 16, 2016

As the door to room 305 closes, Cindy Ramirez, newest English teacher at Colton High School, begins to reminisce about her humble beginnings. Ramirez pulls up a chair for her own comfort. There is an utter silence now when s...

Colton pride evident at San Salvador church fest

Esau Villegas, Reporter

September 16, 2016

Sunday September 4, at the church of San Salvador,  Colton High pride was in full force, as our mascot was present, selling selfies for a dollar with the people celebrating the festival of the church which was more of an ann...

New Athletic Trainer, Nicholas Lawrence Sanchez

Adriana Flores, Reporter

September 8, 2016

From baseball to football, Nicholas Lawrence Sanchez is the new Athletic Trainer for all sports at Colton High School. As the 25 year-old is in all Nike gear, he sits to think in the trainer’s room with his head placed i...

Bullying: how widespread?

Bullying: how widespread?

September 1, 2016

Attention Freshmen: you will change

Desiree Luna, Reporter

September 1, 2016

The first day of school is cool and exciting for everyone in every grade. There’s all the first day outfits, hair styles, classes, and meeting new and reconnecting with old friends. But let’s be honest: freshman year is muc...

Obama Breaks the Ice

Katthy Santiago, Reporter

May 18, 2016

Barack Obama will be the first U.S. President to visit Hiroshima in Japan, but he will not apologize for United States dropping the atomic bomb on the city at the end of World War Two on August 6, 1945. The Hiroshima tour wil...

You might not be safe at home as you thought you were…

Alexis Ponce, Reporter

May 13, 2016

Social Media is one of the biggest parts of our daily lives. Even though we spend a good chunk of our time on social media, social media can be a dangerous to you or others. Social Media is a way to stay connected to people who...

Drugs are Lurking at Every Corner

Gorge Serrano, Reporter

May 9, 2016

Some people don’t take drug use as serious as before. Central nervous system (CNS) stimulants, CNS depressants, and hallucinogens are most common today. Almost anyone can get the hold of drugs in our age as technology exists...

Pray for our Nation

Margaret Marin, Reporter

May 9, 2016

May 5th has always been known as Cinco De Mayo, the anniversary of the Mexican victory over the French during the Battle of Puebla in 1862, but this year May 5th will be known as this year’s National Day of Prayer. Yup, M...

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