The Pepper Bough

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

Filed under News

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

Filed under News

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

Filed under News

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...

USA Gymnastics team doctor sentenced for life, due to sexual assault charges

Rebeca Escamilla, Reporter

March 1, 2018

Filed under News

Ex-doctor of the USA Gymnastics team doctor named Larry Nassar was put on three sexual assault charges. Nassar pleaded guilty to abusing young gymnasts at Twistars gymnastics club in Dimondale, Michigan. On Wednesday morning,...

Need exists for conversations about school safety

Isaac Trujillo, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Filed under News

School safety is indefinitely one of the most questionable controversies in modern arguments. Safety in general, in public areas, is something that has skyrocketed in awareness since the 90’s. Parents are accounting now for ...

Mother killed in local bar shooting

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Filed under News

A shooting had occurred here at our local community in Colton and a life was taken away. The shooting happened early in the morning on Sunday, February 18 and a mother was shot and later killed, according to The Sun News. The ...

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