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CCHS Press celebrates YouTube’s ten year anniversary

Graphic by: Carlos Medina

Story by: Audrey Jones, Entertainment/Opinion Manager

April 23, 2015

Ten years ago, the first video on YouTube was uploaded. The most well-known video sharing site to date, YouTube impacts the world on a daily basis by giving everyone the opportunity to reach fame. Although YouTube intends to polish the site further, in which more quality productions become the center...

And the worlds gonna know your name: Freshman football player hopes to become legend

Story by: Maci Smith, Features manager

April 20, 2015

Playing football for seven years, freshman Derek Craft puts in all his effort to become the best he can throughout his upcoming football career. Q: What is your position? A: Middle Linebacker. Q: Can you tell me about where football will take you? A: I am hoping it takes me to the NFL or to ...

A new legacy

A new legacy

Story by: Audrey Jones, Entertainment/ opinion manager

April 16, 2015

As the water polo team kicks off their spring season, sophomore Sydney Coachman speaks about the team’s success in the past years and what it will take to earn a spot at state this year. Q: How many upperclassmen are still on the team this year, and do you feel any pressure to live up to their ...

6 signs that seniors are done with senior year 51 days before graduation

Photo courtesy of MCT Campus

Story by: Rebekah Kish, Online Editor

April 16, 2015

1. If a senior plans a nap in between right after school and right before dinner before getting out of bed to keep them motivated through the struggles the day will bring. 2. Not wanting to do any work, including those small easy worksheets because seniors just want to get home to take their nap. 3....

Bring It On: Fight to the Finish

Bring It On: Fight to the Finish

Story by: Rebekah Kish, Online Editor

April 16, 2015

After 14 years of pom poms, hair spray, competitions and cougar calls, senior Jordan Jones will retire her cheerleading career in college. What experience did you have with cheer before joining school cheer? “I've been cheering since I was four years old. I used to cheer in private school starti...

Ready, Set, Read

Ready, Set, Read

Story by: Miranda Duncan, Reporter

April 15, 2015

In order to inspire students to read, the librarians have decided to host a reading challenge created by the online media network PopSugar, ending on May 1. Librarian Gail Drago looks forward to what contestants will learn from participating in the challenge. “I hope that they will realize once...

Broken records everywhere.

Story by: Hala Khan, Print Editor

April 14, 2015

The girls’ varsity track team continued to best themselves throughout the year and beat their personal records. The team trained and prepared from the start of the school year for the competitions and meets that awaited them at the end of the year. Sophomore Jada Ward said the team aimed to be district...

Geezers vs. seniors

Geezers vs. seniors

Story by: Chloe Trejo, Sports Manager

April 14, 2015

With an effort from both sides, the senior basketball team defeated the faculty team in a game on April 8 with a score of 39-37. After a a tournament between 10 senior teams, only one team remained and went on to defeat the faculty team. Both teams received special t-shirts to wear for the fi...

Sophomore shines bright

Sophomore shines bright

Story by: Jimmy Pacheco, Reporter

April 9, 2015

While most of the 10th-graders in America still have no idea about their future plans after graduation, sophomore Michelle Nguyen has it all planned out. What is one word that describes your life? Content. How would you describe the school? Very competitive in almost all aspects. What is your favorite...

‘Maybe she’s born with it’

Photo by: Chloe Trejo

Story by: Chloe Trejo, Sports Manager

April 8, 2015

Starting off with a splash of mascara and a unique lip color, junior Maddy Peden found an interest in makeup and enjoys trying out new things with her hobby. When did you become interested in makeup? As a kid I watched a lot of Youtube makeup videos, but I didn’t really express any interest in ...

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