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US Pentagon realeases traumatic video to public

Brian Navarro, Reporter

April 17, 2018

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A traumatic video has aired the news and was released by the United States Pentagon for the world to avail. This video was a gruesome scene of ISIS propaganda to portray the devilish motivations. In October 2017, four Unit...

Bootleg booze market under investigation in Indonesia

Brian Navarro, Reporter

April 17, 2018

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Police in Indonesia are currently in an investigation to find out who is behind the booze that has killed at least 86 people due to its toxicity. It was obviously illegally produced but by who? Deaths have been recorded from ...

Shooting threat frightens students of Colton High School

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

April 17, 2018

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Sunday night while I was scrolling through my Instagram feed like usual, I got a text on snapchat from my volleyball group chat, expecting it to be something about our following practices. But what I had received was nothing clos...

Are you considering seeing The Strangers?

Jinger Haberbush, Reporter

April 12, 2018

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The Strangers is an R-rated movie that recently came out on March 9. The movie captures a new section of horror. The “jump scares” capture a non- obvious scary. The movie will keep you on suspense of every second, it seems you ...

Kobe wins Oscar for short film

Jesse Gonzales, Reporter

April 11, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

    At the 90th Academic Annual Academy Awards, Kobe Bryant won another trophy, but this time in Oscar form for the animated short film category.     The retired Laker star, brought home the trophy for his short ...

Dreamers aren’t giving up hope for their status in America

Brian Navarro, Reporter

April 11, 2018

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In the past few weeks, Donald trump has made some heavy claims on how DACA is now considered “dead” in his eyes. There is still a glimpse of hope for the dreamers from statistics within several other political parties. Since ...

Top 10 Freshman, Future Leaders of Colton High

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

April 11, 2018

Filed under Features, News

Last Tuesday Renaissance held the Academic Assembly announcing Top 10 of each class. But I’d like to focus more on the Freshmen Top 10. Our Freshmen Top 10: Isaiah Duran, Gilberto Puga, Daniela Villegas, Kimberly Cas...

House of representatives to make changes for stricter gun laws

Brian Navarro, Reporter

April 6, 2018

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Following the aftermath of the Stoneman Douglas shooting in Florida and several other deadly school shootings, the House of Representatives has finally made some changes. There’s only one problem with the alterations within the...

AVID sophomores bring in informing presentations for college fair, the best one yet!

Aneesa Arana, Sports Desk

March 13, 2018

Filed under News, Top Stories

On March 8th, Class of 2020 sophomores teamed up with each other to present their college of choice. About three months ago, the sophomore AVID teacher, Urban, assigned a college fair project which would count as a large pe...

The Florida shooting aftermath is leading the way for change across America

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

March 6, 2018

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Ever since the Florida school shooting, there have been a number of school walkouts, gun control arguments, talk of wanting to arm teachers, and just more talk in general about our protection at school. I think it’s about ti...

Man takes his life after causing four vehicle accident

Brian Navarro, Reporter

March 2, 2018

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A man tragically killed him set just after causing a four vehicle car accident. The event took place just North of Houston, Texas on a Sunday evening around 4:30 pm. The man who has took his own life has yet to be identified. What seemed odd wa...

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