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Students need to be more involved with extracurriculars

Valentina Velarde, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Why are extracurricular activities so important and why should students become more involved? Especially since you are enrolled in school one benefit of those who are involved in an extracurricular activity is that believe it or ...

Seniors are catching ‘Senioritis’ too early in the school year

Rachel Garcia, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Seniors should not take their senior year easy in terms of classes at all. When students realize that it’s their last year in high school all that they want to do is pass their classes with a “C” grade and call it a day...

Children need lessons before joining the social media realm

Valentina Velarde, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Social media seems to be an issue nowadays, a real big issue but what advice would you give younger people navigating social media? Have you ever noticed how teens and younger kids are taking over social media? As a teenager mys...

Should the Government allow the death penalty in all states?

Valentina Velarde, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

There have been approximately 2,591 death sentences in 53 countries in 2017 and the numbers have decreased from 2016 which was 3,117. There is not any known number yet for this year. But the one issue since 1973 there has been...

Population control will effect the younger generations

Valentina Velarde, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Do you see the population getting smaller or even bigger? Let's see if you'll believe in Population Control. Population control is intentionally managing the rate of growth by simply limiting the numbers. Whether it's limiting ...

Dating in high school could affect your education

Jocelyn Larios, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Do couples recommend having a relationship in school? When is it a better time to start in a relationship with someone? Was there a time where the relationship they were in began to affect their school time? Were they happy in...

How to prevent a trip to the hospital on Halloween night

Rachel Garcia, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Halloween is the night that every kid dreams of. They get to act their age, dress up and best of all receive free candy. Now everyone has heard of not taking candy from a strangers hand, however, Halloween strongly contradicts ...

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