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  • February 12Feb 21-24: Rodeo Break

  • February 12Wed, Feb 13th: Girls Basketball State game @ Sahuaro. Starts at 7:00 PM.

  • February 12Wed, Feb 13th: Parent/Teacher Conferences from 6-8 PM.

  • February 12Friday, Feb15th: Half Day. School is released @ 12:17. No Lunch or Supper Service

  • January 9SENIORS: Submit Yearbook Quotes to [email protected]

Couples Question Each Other

Couples Question Each Other

February 15, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Video

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The Women of Sahuaro Unite

The Women of Sahuaro Unite

Amanda Mourelatos, Associate Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2019


Filed under Sahuaro News, Showcase

As young women in the 21st century, it is difficult to learn how to love yourself and others. We put up walls in fear of getting hurt by a man, or another woman, that only knows hostile and judgmental ways. A new club has taken shape at Sahuaro to help with all of that: The Young Women's Club. Being...

Jericho Verduzco-Continuing a Legacy 45 Years Later

Jericho Verduzco-Continuing a Legacy 45 Years Later

Samantha Valdez, Opinion Editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Forty-five years ago Joseph Verduzco walked these halls.  Although he wrestled all his four years at Sahuaro on the Cougar wrestling team, his senior year was the most important. Wrestling for the 145 weight class, Joseph Verduzco held an undefeated score and won first place at State.  In the early 1...

I Believe in the After Effects

I Believe in the After Effects

February 11, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

He held my arm to the chair after I told him no. At this point I was quietly begging in a room full of about twenty kids, but because he had me sit in the back of the class with him, only he could hear my quiet whimpers. He bit my upper arm so hard it nearly bled. The bruise was so large and dark, when...

ATC Actor Cedric Mays Inspires Future Actors

ATC Actor Cedric Mays Inspires Future Actors

Jocelyn Reeder, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2019


Filed under Sahuaro News, Showcase

"My religion, my beliefs in life is to inspire people. I believe in the power of theater and hope to help others see differently. I want to physically show what it looks like to be in America on the stage," Cedric Mays, an actor from the Arizona Theater Company stated. Cedric Mays took a smaller stage...

Drama’s Deviating Delivery Drama

Drama’s Deviating Delivery Drama

Jordan Myers, Entertainment Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

On January 1st, 2019, Ms. Rossmeissl and her partner welcomed their New Year's Day baby boy into the world. Conrad Randall Strong came into the world a surprising two months early at 9:47 pm, weighing three pounds and four ounces, only measuring sixteen inches in length. Ms. Rossmeissl, the Theater teacher...

Supporting A Cougar In Need

Supporting A Cougar In Need

Alyssa Urff, Sahuaro News Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sahuaro News, Showcase

If you don't know him for his smarts, you've definitely seen him on the wrestling mat kicking butt and taking names for Sahuaro. Senior Armeen Pajouyan was looking forward to graduating and pursuing a career in chemical engineering.  Then a tragedy.  According to his gofundme page, he was "collecting...

Alyssa Brown: Legend in the Making

Alyssa Brown: Legend in the Making

Amanda Mourelatos, Associate Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sophomore Alyssa Brown is already climbing her way to the top. Freshman year, she was the offensive player of the year, the Maxplayer of the week (February 18th, 2018), on the all academic team (4A-6A), and she was the 4A-6A Player of the week. Both freshman and sophomore year, she has been the Flowing...

Olivia Lawson Won’t Allow Anything to Hold Her Back

Olivia Lawson Won’t Allow Anything to Hold Her Back

Marcela Marcial, Beat Investigator - Featured Athlete

January 31, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

Life is full of surprises. Olivia Lawson, Sahuaro junior, one day felt a sudden weird sharp pain in her lower back in 7th grade while playing soccer. She went to the doctors to get x-rays and what they found was a minor stress factor in her L5 where the joints connect. Her doctor recommended for her...

Marina Monge’s Marvelous Masterpieces!

Marina Monge’s Marvelous Masterpieces!

Jocelyn Reeder, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

When we think of an artist, we think of paintings, drawings, music, but this is not the case for Marina Monge, a senior at Sahuaro. Marina knits shirts, scarfs, designs nails, and is learning how to do eyelash extensions. When she was younger, her grandmother taught her how to make Barbie Dresses...

Senior Spotlight – Ella Njunge

Senior Spotlight – Ella Njunge

Ariel Smith, Reporter

January 31, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

Imagine having to move to the United States from a different country at a young age without knowing what to do or what to expect - this is what senior Ella Njunge had to do.  Ella moved to the United States at the age of eight from Cameroon, Africa because her mom had won the lottery. She stated...

Fresh Face ft. Taylor Leavitt

Fresh Face ft. Taylor Leavitt

Ariela, Fresh Face Editor

January 31, 2019


Filed under Cougar Tales, Showcase

Q: What do you want to do when you get older? A: I want to move to California and become a heart surgeon. Q: Do you like school? Why or why not? A: I don't like school because teachers give way too much homework and you have to sit all day and I need to be moving around. Q: What do you enjoy m...

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