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  • Music: Medicine for the Brain

    Music: Medicine for the Brain

    Courtney Starback, Student Staff Writer

    June 7, 2018

    Has a teacher ever told you that listening to music cannot help you while in class? If so, here is evidence to prove them wrong! There are many benefits that come along with listening music that you prefer by triggering different parts of your brain. There are lots of different types and styles of m...

  • The Strokes: Take it or Leave it

    The Strokes: Take it or Leave it

    Alejandro Montes, Student Staff Writer

    May 30, 2018

    Did you know you can change your mood simply by changing the song? An organized group of specific sequences of vibrations triggers dopamine to be released in the brain, which alters your mood. That doesn’t sound very fun, but that’s what music is; a specific sequence of vibrations.  Music messes with ...

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  • How Effective are Gun Laws?

    How Effective are Gun Laws?

    Courtney Starback, Student Staff Writer

    May 15, 2018

    Did you know that you are 20% more likely to be struck by lightning than killed by a random mass shooting?  Yet, since the rise of mass shootings and the media hype surrounding them, Americans are demanding something be done; they demand a solution and quickly. The solutions range from giving more people g...

  • Carter Finally Gets It:  A Book Review

    Carter Finally Gets It: A Book Review

    Seth Hopkins, Student Staff Writer

    May 7, 2018

    In the book, Carter Finally Gets It, a freshman boy strives to become popular and achieve the goal of every teenage boy; he wants to lose his virginity. In the beginning of the book Carter (the main character) is in an arcade with his best friend, EJ, and he notices that this girl, Amber Lee, is having t...

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  • Rising Gas Prices

    Rising Gas Prices

    Solen Helton, Student Staff Writer

    May 4, 2018

    Have you ever gotten angry because you go to fill up your car with gas and it costs 50¢ more per gallon than it did a few days ago? Every year drivers across the nation experience this sharp increase in the price of gas like clockwork as summer approaches.  As summer nears, gas prices rise in respo...

  • The Effect Water Mining Has on the World

    The Effect Water Mining Has on the World

    Andrew Tracy, Student Staff Writer

    May 4, 2018

    Did you know there will be no more water to drink in three years and we will all die? Okay, maybe not all of us, but the truth is we have a much bigger water problem than we realize or want to admit.  There are many water crises around the world due to big companies privatising water and taking it away and se...

  • Falcons Take Title! City League Champs, 2018

    Falcons Take Title! City League Champs, 2018

    Jose Orozco, Student Staff Writer

    April 30, 2018

    This was it, the City League Championship. Falcons against Trinafour, the top two teams in the league. Last time they met was the very first game of the season and the Falcons had barely won by a couple points in the final seconds of the game. The Falcons had gotten here with a spectacular win in their...

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  • Falcons Come Back Strong After Loss

    Falcons Come Back Strong After Loss

    Jose Orozco, Student Staff Writer

    April 30, 2018

    This week the Falcons played Asia Grand Buffet (AGB) for their first game after taking their first loss of the season against Mendo Diesel. The Falcons were determined to redeem themselves and learn from their mistakes. The starting five for the Falcons was Dylan at point guard, Alex at shooting guard, ...

    Linda Sacauskas Photography

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  • Falcons Win Close Game, Stay Undefeated

    Falcons Win Close Game, Stay Undefeated

    Jose Orozco, Student Staff Writer

    April 30, 2018

    The Falcons were entering their fifth City League game with their confidence high and were prepared for a good game against the Meme Team. The Meme Team have dominated most teams using their height, and had some players that towered over the Falcons players, but Freddie had a game plan to overcome tha...

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  • Can a Pill Save Your Head?

    Can a Pill Save Your Head?

    Dulani Foster, Student Staff Writer

    April 20, 2018

    Nine out of ten parents deliberately make their kids get brain damage. This sounds crazy, but it is kinda true, because many parents make their kids play sports, and what we are finding out is a lot of them are put in a position where they end up getting a concussion, which can cause brain damage. ...

Falcons Take Title! City League Champs, 2018

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Falcons Come Back Strong After Loss

LINDA SACAUSKAS PHOTOGRAPHY

Linda Sacauskas Photography

Falcons Win Close Game, Stay Undefeated

LINDA SACAUSKAS PHOTOGRAPHY

SV vs Mendo Diesel

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Falcons Win Second in a Row

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Tyson hits the Floater

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The Strokes: Take it or Leave it
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The Strokes: Take it or Leave it

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How Effective are Gun Laws?

How Effective are Gun Laws?

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Wings Wide Open, Eyes On The World
Wings Wide Open, Eyes On The World