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The Invisible Children

The Invisible Children

Samantha Stenson, Fringe Editor
November 19, 2013
Filed under Feature, Showcase

It’s likely that in the past year, you have heard the name “Joseph Kony.” Many have supported to rid of this tyrant who kidnaps children and makes them into child soldiers to murder and rape those in central African villages. The Invisible Children organization, founded in 2004, was created...

“Your” doing it wrong

“Your” doing it wrong

Maria Vital, Misc. Editor
November 16, 2013
Filed under Columns, Feature, Focus

Spelling has been an ongoing struggle for millions of people since they first learned to read and write.  However, enough is enough. Within the past decade, teens have revolutionized spelling, especially in social media.  Words likes "totally" and "perfect" have been shortened to "totes" and "perf."...

Vanguard Softball Players Sign National Letters of Intent

Vanguard Softball Players Sign National Letters of Intent

Matt Casillas, Staff Writer
November 13, 2013
Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

            While high school all in its own presents students with many challenges academically, there are some students intermixed with the rest who make the choice to involve themselves in sports as well. Rest assured, balancing academics with an inexorable sports schedule is no easy t...

Alex Long, Not a Long Way from Success

Alex Long, Not a Long Way from Success

Emily Olmos, Feature Editor
October 30, 2013
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Have you ever seen Alexander, Alex, Long around campus? His glowing ginger hair and bright blue eyes are hard to miss. Another of Long’s hard to miss qualities is his personality. The reason Long began his acting career was because he was told he had an entertaining personality. Long was shy at fi...

FUN V. SAT

FUN V. SAT

Shayla Chavez, Staff Writer
October 30, 2013
Filed under Feature, Showcase

   With the SAT making frequent appearances in our lives lately, one cannot help but become annoyed with the constant reminders that high school is temporary, and actually holds a purpose aside from just having a good ol’, memorable time.     The SAT perfectly enhances the point being made: ...

Sparks School Shooting Sparks Fear

Sparks School Shooting Sparks Fear

Matt Casillas, Staff Writer
October 24, 2013
Filed under Feature, Focus, Showcase

   On Monday, October 21st, 2013,  Jose Reyes, a boy who attended Sparks Middle School in Sparks, Nevada showed up to school after the school’s fall break with his parents’ 9 mm handgun.    The cause of the shooting remains unclear, but one possible motive could have been that the gunman ...

Mr. Torres

Mr. Torres

Samantha Stenson, Fringe Editor
October 16, 2013
Filed under Feature, Showcase

   Jorge Torres, El Modena’s beloved custodian, is one of our most underappreciated staff. He does so much for this school with a smile on his face. Born in Leongton, Mexico, Mr. Torres permanently moved to America in 1985. He has been working at El Modena for 14 years, first working as a subs...

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July 19, 2012
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