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The Pepper Bough

The truth about celebrating holidays

Joshua Sandoval, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Warning, this article is not for the kids at heart. Santa isn't real, the tooth fairy was made up, and the Easter bunny is actually your parents. After you find all that out it all seems to go downhill after that, right? Or does i...


Jazmine Trujillo, Reporter

September 30, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Why does everyone keep saying and agreeing with only “black lives matter?” How did this even start? How did these two phrases come into a disagreement with each other? Well let me tell you how “black lives matter” starte...

How do girlfriends affect their boyfriends

Desiree Luna, Reporter

September 27, 2016

Filed under Opinion

 Boyfriends! Many of us have had a least one boyfriend during our high school year experience. But how are boyfriends effected by us (girlfriends)? Do they lose track of schoolwork? Do they have more tardies in class? Mos...

Skaters rejoice as skateboarding makes it into the Olympic games

Nicholas Razo, Reporter

September 1, 2016

Filed under Opinion

  Olympics 2020 is getting skateboarding, a fast growing sport that started around the 1960s that quickly grew to worldwide popularity, added to its new sports for its Tokyo games. While most members of society conside...

tardies: The Good and The Bad

Margaret Marin, reporter

May 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

As the 2016 school year is slowly coming to an end, many CHS students, especially seniors, are scrambling to clean up their attendance and grades. We here at the Pepperbough have noticed the issues with 1st period tardiness and t...

Say No to Drugs

Gorge Serrano, Reporter

May 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

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...

Human trafficking just a new name for slavery

Paulina Gallardo, Reporter

May 7, 2016

Filed under Opinion

One of the most common and the most money making criminal enterprise is human trafficking. Human trafficking is utterly inhumane and one of the most atrocious crimes against humanity. Human trafficking is usually conducted so that th...

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