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Brett Kavanaugh accused of sexual assault

Cristian Juarez-Diaz, Reporter

October 19, 2018

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Brett M. Kavanaugh, a nominee for supreme court has been accused of sexual assault by Christine Blasey Ford, a research psychologist. This allegation happened decades ago as she says she was sexually assaulted at a high school part...

How the MCAT plays an important role in a medical student’s career

Valentina Velarde, Reporter

October 19, 2018

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Trying to be in the medical field? Here are the required scores for the MCAT (Medical college admission test). The medical college admission test is a standard multiple choice examination which is made to test your own knowle...

Yellowjackets Color Guard takes a trip to UCLA

Priscilla Gonzalez, Social Media Manager

October 18, 2018

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A fun and exciting day that color guard experienced at UCLA on Saturday, October 6, 2018. A member from color guard, Rebecca tells us about her journey to Los Angeles to participate in the viewing of the color guard of UCLA. In ...

Nike under fire after the release of ad campaign featuring Kaepernick

Cole Marullo, Reporter

September 26, 2018

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People going crazy after Nike had an ad campaign with former 49ners quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick tweeted a photo of his face and the phrase, “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything. #Jus...

Recent tragedies from across the country lead to new fire drill rules

Isaiah Valadez, Reporter

September 12, 2018

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The new fire alarm system? Is it beneficial or not?  The fire alarm system is a device and protocol to help you with potential danger and fire. “With school now back in session, parents and teachers alike are constantly thinking a...

Club rush at CHS was a success

Bianca Roman, Reporter

September 6, 2018

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Club Rush is where students of any grade can have the opportunity to see what types of clubs we have on campus. They are also available to sign up that day for any club that they are interested in. Club Rush took place on Aug...

Third annual College and Career Fair comes to Colton

Staff Reports

September 5, 2018

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The Colton Joint Unified School District and City of Colton will co-host the Third Annual District-wide College and Career Fair from 5:30-7:30 PM Wednesday October 3 at the Gonzales Community Center, 670 Colton Avenue. This free event is...

Spirit week foreshadows an exciting year for Colton High’s students

Enrique Baltazar, Reporter

August 31, 2018

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This week Colton High School showed its school pride by taking part in ASB’s spirit week, this week consisted of fun lunchtime activities and five spirit days you could take part in. These themes were Stuck In Summer Monday, Team Tu...

Chaos in the state of Maryland

Brian Navarro, Reporter

May 24, 2018

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An 18 year old man by the name of Dekale Bowman has been accused for the murder of 16 year old, Taiyania Thompson, in Washington in January. Thompson was shot inside an apartment on the 1000 block of Mt. Oliver Road Northeast, o...

USDA being heavily criticized by the public for mistreatment

Brian Navarro, Reporter

May 24, 2018

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There’s a problem in a America with how we manage our livestock or even our furry pets sitting at home. The Agricultural Department of the United States of America has been harshly criticized on their malnourishment of pigs and du...

Kanye West stirring up controversy for himself

Jesse Gonzales, Reporter

May 16, 2018

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Lately Kanye West has been all up in the news because of his recent tweets and interviews. Many people have lost support for the him. On a recent interview with TMZ, Kanye had a rage and went off on the staff working there. He ...

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