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We Have Spirit? No, We Don’t!

We Have Spirit? No, We Don’t!

Emma Walrath, Editor in Chief

November 8, 2019

My freshman year, I attended the homecoming dance for the first time. My expectations were low as many had warned me of it being a"grind-fest." However, it was honestly so fun. I went right after the game with my closest friends and I was greeted with a room designated for only dancing.  It felt ...

Best and Worst Zodiacs

Best and Worst Zodiacs

Gabriella Jamerson, Foreign Corespondent

November 8, 2019

To start off, I'm a Capricorn, deemed the most boring and determined type of person of the zodiac. But here are a few of my favorite and least favorite zodiacs (from experience of course). My favorite Zodiacs Sagittarius-These guys are so reliable and sweet-hearted people. They are alway...

When Should We Begin Celebrating Christmas?

When Should We Begin Celebrating Christmas?

Amanda Mourelatos, Editor in Chief

November 8, 2019

When should Christmas decorations start being sold? When should Christmas music start playing on the radio? When should we start counting down the days until the joyous holiday arrives? NOT YET! So here I am in a Target near my house, enjoying my spooky season, when I see Christmas decorations. What...

More Than a City: Why Prop 205 Was a Bad Idea

More Than a City: Why Prop 205 Was a Bad Idea

Nathalia Valdez, Associate Editor in Chief

November 8, 2019

Prop 205 would've declare Tucson a Sanctuary City, which means a city whose municipal laws tend to protect undocumented immigrants from deportation or prosecution, despite federal immigration law. If this law would've gone through, there are multiple elements that would have come along with the proposition....

Fall Unpopular Opinions

Fall Unpopular Opinions

jordan ford, Opinion Editor

November 7, 2019

With autumn finally falling in, I would like to come at you AGAIN with my fall unpopular opinions. Grab your candy corn, PSL, and flannels here are my fall unpopular opinions. Candy corn: Some of y'all bout to be real mad at me but it must be said candy corn is good PERIOD. I'm sorry y'all be hatin...

Tucson Gentrification: It Affects Everyone

Tucson Gentrification: It Affects Everyone

Winta Tekle, Sahuaro News Editor

November 4, 2019

Food Citys to Walmarts. Mom-and-pop shops into Dollar Generals. Homes selling/renting for double its original price. This is the ebb and flow of downtown Tucson, the new inferno for gentrification. You know that the process of gentrification has happened when you see it. But it's somewhat tricky to...

Best Spooktober Movies

Best Spooktober Movies

Nathalia Valdez, Associate Editor in Cheif

October 22, 2019

Halloween. The perfect time to eat candy, snuggle up, and watch scary movies. Rather than be lame, here are some movies to make your Spooktober a little more spooky. Hocus Pocus. This classic is based in Salem, past and present.  When the three witches return, it's up to Max, Allison, and Danni to stop the...

The Concert of My Dreams

The Concert of My Dreams

Amanda Mourelatos, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2019

Since I was in the womb, my parents raved about rock band Godsmack and their live performances; they've seen them live at least four times. They told tales of lead singer Sully Erna and the drummer (Tommy Stewart in 2002, now Shannon Larkin) drumming together on spinning platforms and how hard they rocked...

What’s Been Going on with Room 208?

What’s Been Going on with Room 208?

Alorah Leinenbach, Beat investigator

October 21, 2019

When I first walked into room 208 on my first day of freshmen year, there were a bunch of pictures and posters of all the football games all over the walls and there was a big flat screen TV hanging up on another wall. Now, when you walk in you will find all blank walls and no teacher. So, what happene...

15 Trendy Halloween Costumes

15 Trendy Halloween Costumes

jordan ford, Opinion Editor

October 18, 2019

It's Spooky Season, which means Halloween is quickly approaching us. Although spooky season is very fun, the most stressful part is picking out your costume. So here are 15 trendy Halloween costumes. Pennywise: With IT just being released earlier this month, it gives another chance to dress up like...

Twenty Twenty by Djo- Album Review

Twenty Twenty by Djo- Album Review

Andy Mourelatos, A&E Editor

October 3, 2019

Joe Keery is known to most as Steve Harrington on the hit Netflix show, 'Stranger Things,' but has been making music since 2015. Keery was one of the guitarists for the physiological-rock band, Post Animal. In the short span of just over a year, he announced his departure from the band and started a...

How To Have A Hot Girl Semester

How To Have A Hot Girl Semester

jordan ford, Opinion Editor

October 3, 2019

As Hot Girl Summer ends, Hot Girl Semester is in full swing. Grab your textbooks, pencils, and TI-84s, this is how to have a hot girl semester. Come To School: You can't have a hot girl semester if you don't come to school, so pull up. While you're at school though try to have a positive mindset. If you'...

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