The Paper Cut

  • September 17Monday (Dynamic Duo) Tuesday (Suburban Mom and Dad) Wednesday (Wacky Wednesday) Thursday (Decades Day) Friday (Bikers vs. Surfers) Homecoming (blackout)

How to Get Your Grades Up

How to Get Your Grades Up

Jordan Myers, Entertainment Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion

School can be boring...very boring...just like this article will be to slackers who don't want to get it together and raise their grades. We're six weeks in to school and grades are beginning to fall dramatically (well...at least for some of us), so here are some tips for better grades, because grades...

Why Spider-Man PS4 May Be One Of The Greatest Spider-Man Games To Date (Non-Spoilers)

Why Spider-Man PS4 May Be One Of The Greatest Spider-Man Games To Date (Non-Spoilers)

Jaelen Whitehead, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Spider-Man for the PlayStation 4 was just recently released on Friday, September 7, and it may just be one of the greatest Spider-Man experiences next to Sam Raimi's movie tie-in game, Spider-Man 2 (2004). Don't worry, I won't spoil any of the main story for those of you who haven't played the game yet....

Marching Band: Harder Than it Looks

Marching Band: Harder Than it Looks

Brandon Barr, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Most of the time, when halftime hits, people will sit in the stands while the marching band plays. The problem is though, the marching band gets judged, berated, and/or made fun of while they are playing. However, barely anyone knows how much work goes into a seven minute performance. Here is the...

Dangers of Using Q-Tips

Samantha Valdez, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Ear Wax has a purpose, many people believe they have ear wax when they feel a itchy, sometimes burning sensation but the truth is that sensation most likely comes from cleaning your ears either too much or incorrectly. A good example is Shrek - please don't clean your ears the way he did.  The go-to to...

High School Students Do Not Appreciate The Princess Bride Nearly Enough

High School Students Do Not Appreciate The Princess Bride Nearly Enough

Emma Walrath

September 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Princess Bride is the greatest movie of all time and high school students need to appreciate it much more! Movies are meant to be funny and energetic and entertaining. Over all, The Princess Bride is all of these things and more. The story line is rich and the dialogue is even better.  Even...

The Most Challenging Instrument to Play

The Most Challenging Instrument to Play

Denise Najera, Reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Ever try to play an instrument? Not easy, is it? If you're a child prodigy then maybe. But most people find it very challenging when you're trying to learn how to play a new instrument. Well, try attempting to play what's said to be the most difficult instrument to learn. The violin. Almost everywhere...

Behind Every Police Uniform is a Human Being

Behind Every Police Uniform is a Human Being

Alyssa Urff, Reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

5:30 am. The alarm clock is buzzing as it invites you to wake up. You shift your feet from under your covers and place them on the cold floor. Each step guides you to getting ready for your work day whether that's showering, making food, reading the news, etc... . Before leaving, you kiss your loved...

Fuddruckers Closes Its Doors Permanently

Fuddruckers Closes Its Doors Permanently

Jaelen Whitehead, Reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

You heard that right, Fuddruckers, one of the most famous burger places in Tucson closed its doors on August 8, 2018 at 3 P.M. This restaurant has been around for 30 plus years and is loved by many. It's a shame that this restaurant was one of many restaurants to close its doors because of the overcrowded...

Seniors Give Advice to Freshmen

Seniors Give Advice to Freshmen

Jordan Myers, Reporter

August 23, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Hello, fellow freshies. High school can be confusing...how do you know what clubs to join, or how to maneuver through this tough place known as high school? It's always nice to have a little help and guidance from the upperclassmen, and in this article, we have answered some of the key questions you wa...

Hollywood Wanting to Say Bye to Trump’s Star

Hollywood Wanting to Say Bye to Trump’s Star

Marcela Marcial, Reporter

August 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion

President Donald Trump's star has been vandalized by spray paint, stickers and destroyed many times ever since the 2016 election. In July of 2016 a street artist built a small wall around Trump's star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame, but that didn't stop anyone from destroying it later on. According to...

How to Go to Prom on a Budget

How to Go to Prom on a Budget

Jocelyn Reeder, Feature Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Prom is just around the corner, and the pre-sale for tickets has already started. Prom expenses can add up, especially if you want to go all out.  There are a bunch of different items to be prepared, items like, prom dresses (which can be up to $200), tuxedos, getting a limo, getting your nails and...

Things You Should Never Share Online and Why

Things You Should Never Share Online and Why

Bethany Seal, Sports Editor

April 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Our lives are run by social media. How often have you snapped a pic of your dinner before you even picked up your fork? Maybe you enjoy updating your friends about the crazy places you enjoy going. Though it may not be your intention, putting certain information on the internet can be very risky to your...

Delivering Sahuaro's Cutting Edge News & Saving Trees
Opinion