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DIY Pumpkin Spice

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Student Life

Fall has begun, you know what that means. There is pumpkin spice everywhere, but not everyone can afford $4.45 - 5.45 for a cup of coffee or pumpkin spice desserts. Here is how you can make your own at home here: For the pumpkin spice latte: Whisk together ½ cup of milk, 1 tbs of white sugar, 1...

Haunted Houses to Visit in Colorado

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Student Life

Colorado is home to some of the most famous haunted houses in America. Haunted houses are a fun activity to do with friends, family, or even on a date. The three most popular haunted houses in Colorado are The Thirteenth floor, The Asylum Haunted House, and The Frightmare Compound. “I like haunted...

Stop Clowning Around

Autumn Olson, Editor
October 6, 2016
Filed under News, Opinions

  With the upcoming presidential election, you would think my instagram and facebook feed would be full of memes mocking the two presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, however,with what started with just seeing a video of a “clown sighting” in Idaho on a newspaper page, has...

12 Memes that Pretty Much Sum up being a Senior

Nisha Razack, Editor
October 2, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

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iOS 10 Update

iOS 10 Update

Kyna Fitzpatrick, Website Specialist
October 1, 2016
Filed under Opinions

Apple has recently released  iOS 10, a new update for Apple users. This new update changes things like the lock screen layout, iMessages, and the camera. Apple released the new update Sept.13, 2016. This latest update works with the iPhone 5 and up, iPad 3, iPad mini 2, and iPod 6 and up. The ne...

2016 Fall bucket list

Autumn Olson, Editor
September 29, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions

Fall only comes once a year and we will not stay young forever. This once-a- year time should be spent with loved ones and great friends, maybe even enjoy some time by yourself. But do not waste this fall doing nothing, get out and enjoy the crisp orange leaves and fall breeze! Here are some activities everyon...

How to Support Smoky Football

Nisha Razack, Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Clubs, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

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iPhone 7

iPhone 7

Kyna Fitzpatrick, Website Specialist
September 18, 2016
Filed under Opinions

Apple has just released the new iPhone 7 Sept. 16, 2016. The new iPhone 7 includes features like a non existent headphone jack, a better camera, a brand “new” color, wireless headphones, and a water proof design. The iPhone offers users a larger screen, (5.5 inches vs. 4.7 inches) with the removal o...

DIY Togas

Sabrina Chavez, Staffer
September 14, 2016
Filed under Academics, Opinions, Student Life

Calling all seniors: It is the week we have all been waiting for. Thursday, Sept. 15 is toga day.   Whether your toga is for a Halloween costume or for spirit week, making a toga at home is easier than you think.   The first step to making your own toga is to pick a sheet with color or designs. Mo...

Fall is here… and so is the Pumpkin Spice

Nisha Razack, Editor
September 11, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Fall is here and so beggins the pumpkin spice. Here is your guide to your #pumpkinspicesurvivalkit [View the story "Pumpkin Spice and Everything nice " on Storify] ...

How not to Kill someone in the School Parking Lot

Nisha Razack, Editor
August 24, 2016
Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Student Life

Nisha Razack This morning near the drop off lane in the parking lot, I almost died. No literally. While driving thru the drop off lane, a student almost hit the side of my car. Luckily, my sister has good reflexes and stopped the car instead of speeding up. If she had speed up, who knows what might have happened. Because of ...

Secret Habits for A Great School Year

Secret Habits for A Great School Year

Elizabeth Fernandez, Staffer
August 22, 2016
Filed under Opinions, Student Life

Even if you were born a mastermind or have the brain of genius, getting good grades isn't always a walk in the park. I don't think I need to remind any student that schools subjects are difficult and at times seem impossible to understand. Even if you do understand the subject, you still need to dis...

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