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2014-15 best and most winners

Maddie Fiorante, Newspaper Editor
November 5, 2014
Filed under News

Worst driver: Yussef Fakin and Emma Jackola   Best hair: Omar Pelaez and Leah Perez   Most artistic: Corey Fusick and Avery Branen   Most likely to make you laugh: Dan Sacks and Becca Ramirez   Best dressed: Henry Ammann and Maddie Bickel   Most spirited: Mark Priaulx ...

To vote or not to vote?

Sydney White, Staff writer
November 3, 2014
Filed under News, Uncategorized

With voting season upon us, it’s time to have a say in matters that affect you while making a change in your community. For many adults, it has become tradition to vote every two years, however, young adults who are recently entitled to voting are relatively unfamiliar with the process. New eligibl...

Oregonians vote on controversial new measures for the 2014 general election

Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer
October 26, 2014
Filed under News

These days, it seems as if you can’t escape the steady bombardment of different commercials saying, “Vote ‘yes’ on Measure 92!” or “Vote ‘no’ for Measure 86!”.  All of the one-sided, persuasive broadcasts can make it difficult to understand what these measures really entail. It’s impor...

America swept up in fear about Ebola

Amanda Prince, Staff Writer
October 26, 2014
Filed under News

Ebola is everywhere- on the news, in the newspaper, on the radio, and across the internet. After the past few weeks, you probably know that this is a real and terrible health crisis in Africa, but not as harmful in the United states, where one person has died from this virus. Americans need to “Keep calm and carr...

Ebola epidemic

Taylor Wilhoit, Staff Writer
October 9, 2014
Filed under News

A deadly disease has taken over the coast of West Africa once again, though never as deadly as this. Ebola is widespread throughout three main countries: Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as of October 8 there has been 8033 cases, with ...

United Nations agree to prevent global warming

Sydney Dauphinais, Staff Writer
October 3, 2014
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Important announcements were made by more than 100 Heads of State and Government and leaders from the private sector and civil society at the Climate Summit this last Tuesday, September 23rd. The Climate Summit was hosted by United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon. Ki-Moon asked the present rep...

Arabian Night

Arabian Night

Hannah Curry, Staff Writer
September 28, 2014
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Tigard High students were joined together for an 'Arabian Night' to remember. This year's homecoming was a little different, however. Instead of being in the cafeteria like it usually is, a tent was set up in the swim center parking lot. "It's really different, and I think it's kind of cool," said...

One Love

Tate Watson, Staff Writer
May 22, 2014
Filed under News

Monday at noon, a federal judge threw out Oregon’s same-sex marriage ban and Oregon became the 18th state to legalize gay marriage. Many same-sex couples rushed to courthouse to get married and celebrate the 13th consecutive legal victory for gay marriage advocates. This legal battle started on Octob...

Spring musical “Guys and Dolls” a love story about gamblers and dancers in the 1940’s

Linh Le, Staff Writer
May 1, 2014
Filed under News, Uncategorized

As the two-hour dress rehearsal comes to an end, the students in the performing arts department call it a wrap and prepare for opening show tomorrow night. The school proudly presents this year's spring musical "Guys and Dolls", a love story between two couples. Junior Jezeth Zaragoza plays fema...

Reputation no longer Sterling

Caitlin Britch, Staff Writer
April 28, 2014
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LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling finds himself in trouble after making crude comments. It has been a rocky season for the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team. Besides the normal ups and downs of the regular basketball seasons, the Clippers are facing a huge problem: their owner. Sterling shared...

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