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Syria’s Bus bombing

Syria’s Bus bombing

Nora Thompson, Cougart Editor
April 17, 2017
Filed under News

On April 15th a crowded bus convoy holding many civilians was bombed in a government held garage outside of Aleppo. 126 people are confirmed dead. The bus was meant to evacuate residents of Al Foua and Kefraya in Idlib province the bus was supposed to depart safely as part of a deal between the two sides...

Brain-Invading Parasite on Rise in Hawaii

Brain-Invading Parasite on Rise in Hawaii

Max Becker, Sports Editor
April 13, 2017
Filed under News

Over the past three months, the Hawaii State Department of Health has confirmed 9 cases of Rat Lungworm disease, 6 on Maui and 3 on The Big Island, as well as investigating an additional 4 unconfirmed cases. Among the infected are two San Francisco tourists, who were diagnosed when they returned the...

Last Spirit Week of the School Year!

Last Spirit Week of the School Year!

Giselle Enriquez, Editor-In-Chief
April 13, 2017
Filed under News, News You Can Use, Sahuaro News

Sahuaro Spirit Week is April 17,2017 through April 21, 2017! It's time to go all out for the last spirit week of the school year! Seniors, this is your last high school spirit week ever! Monday: Mathlete Vs. Athlete Tuesday: Rapper Rocker Country Wednesday: Big/ Little Thursday: Hawaiian Friday: Cougar Pride Post all spirited pictures using #SAHUAROSPIRIT2K17 to be...

Site Council Minutes 4/11/2017

Site Council Minutes 4/11/2017

April 13, 2017
Filed under News, Site Council Minutes

Date: April 11, 2017   Location: Room 207  Time: 4:20 pm Certified Representatives: Eva Lange (Facilitator) Lisa Mooney (absent) Stephen Long (absent) Michael Halfmann Student Representatives: Camila Ibarra Giselle Enriquez (Abby Penniz sub) Parent Representatives: Maria Saavedra Sunshin...

Deadly Gas Dropped on Syrian Town

Deadly Gas Dropped on Syrian Town

Sidney Moyers, Reporter
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News

At least 84 people, including 27 children were killed on Tuesday in the town of Khan Sheikhoun. Evidence has mounted that the victims were killed with a nerve agent such as Sarin. Another 546 people were injured, many of whom remain in a serious condition. Many of the victims were choking, gasping for...

Pulling a Fire Alarm Bad News If You Get Caught

Pulling a Fire Alarm Bad News If You Get Caught

Samantha Valdez, Reporter
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News

You're in your 3rd period class and the fire alarm goes off...again. For some, it's a way out of the class they hate, and for others it's plain annoying and unnecessary. So what happened to the person (or persons) who decided to pull the alarm? I wanted to get different points of view, so I spoke wi...

Fallen Tucson High Alum Memorialized at Cherry Field

Fallen Tucson High Alum Memorialized at Cherry Field

Jocelyn Reeder, reporter
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today

On March 27, 2017 at 5 p.m, the public was invited to the unveiling of the Chris Moon Memorial Statue at University of Arizona's Cherry Field.  Chris Moon was a pitcher who threw more than 90 mph and a center fielder who could throw out a base runner with precision. He was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the lat...

43rd Annual Spring Fling This Weekend

43rd Annual Spring Fling This Weekend

Jessica Luna, Associate-Editor-in-Chief
April 3, 2017
Filed under News

Looking for something to do this weekend? On April 7th through the 9th, the University of Arizona will be hosting their annual Spring Fling. This event is a student-run carnival that happens across the U of A Mall. There is expected to be about 40 rides, food booths, and games. It's basically like the...

Honor Student’s School Shooting Plans Foiled

Honor Student’s School Shooting Plans Foiled

Daniella Mahler, Reporter
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News

On March 28, 2017 Nicole Cevario, a known honor student, was charged with possession of explosive and incendiary material with intent to create a destructive device. Why did this happen? Nicole Cevario planned to shoot up Catoctin High School in Thurmont, Maryland.  Her plot was uncovered la...

Brexit: Great Britain’s “Divorce” from European Union

Brexit: Great Britain’s “Divorce” from European Union

Max Becker, Sports Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under News

As we face controversy in our own country with the first few months of the new Presidential Administration, drama is unfolding overseas as well with Britain's exit from the European Union, more commonly known as Brexit. So what exactly is Brexit? A referendum (a vote including almost all of these...

Man Swallowed by 23-Foot Python

Man Swallowed by 23-Foot Python

Samantha Valdez, Reporter
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News

An Indonesian man named Akbar Salubiro had been missing for about 24 hours, ever since he left to harvest palm oil at his family's plantation farm. Police were conducting a search for the 25-year old farmer when them came across a 23-foot long python lying motionless in a ditch nearby the plantation...

First Daughter Ivanka Becoming Assistant to President Trump

First Daughter Ivanka Becoming Assistant to President Trump

Mekayla Phan, Features Editor
April 3, 2017
Filed under Last Week Today, News

Ethics experts criticize the new role Ivanka Trump has stepped into as 'Assistant to the President'. Several weeks ago the White House announced that President Trump's eldest daughter Ivanka,  35, was going to be taking an office in the West Wing and a security clearance. This made ethics expert raise...

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