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The Pepper Bough

Nothing to do!

Alfonso Villalobos, Reporter

October 30, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Nothing? Really? Yes: nothing. There really is not much to do, socially, in the inland empire, especially to those not of 21-years of age or older. The few concerts and festivals that do make their way to the inland empire ar...

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken

Graciela Garcia, Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Have you ever looked at a girl, and thought, “Wow, she’s pretty; why can’t be like her?” Yes, I know the feeling of being insecure. I’ve experienced things in the past, and I still can’t accept a simple comment...

Teams sharing busses the new normal with $$ cuts

Estefania Reyes, Reporter

September 26, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Sharing school busses have been one of the most talked (and complained) about topics among Colton Yellowjacket athletes. Many of the teams, including volleyball and tennis, have had to share buses to and from their away games. Some...

9/11 judgments still haunt eleven years later

Sarah Shahatto, Reporter

September 24, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Earlier this month, the entire nation took a moment of silence in respect to remember those who lost their lives by the terrible attack on the World Trade Center in 2001. The people who tragically died that day will never be forgotten. ...

Divorced Parents? Things Could Be Worse.

Graciela Garcia, Reporter

September 4, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Have your parents ever fought before? Or maybe you have a friend with divorced parents. Let me tell you, honestly. I mean, everything changes … After, your parents have reached the breaking nothing will ever be the same.   First...

New school schedule: two thumbs down

Karime Aispuro, Reporter

August 30, 2012

Filed under Opinion

      Colton High has endured drastic changes this new school year, from students moving to the newly opened Grand Terrace High School to the new buildings shaping Colton High. Although students were...

Beauty pageant girls too young

Vanessa Fernandez, Reporter

August 28, 2012

Filed under Opinion

There has been controversy among the media, the public, and the mothers of young beauty pageant girls between the ages of 4-12  years old who are dressed provocatively and are displayed as women 3 times their age.   A young ...

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