JV Football Gets Flagged a Loss

BRYAN ALBARRAN STAFF WRITTER Montebello High School, home to the Oilers and the scene of the JV football team’s first loss of the season on Oct. 6, 2017. Currently, the JV boys have a season record of 4-1. Based on this record, the team has proved to be doing very well in their games. Regardless of their successful season record,

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Girls Volleyball

RAINER QUILALA STAFF WRITTER The girls volleyball team played at the Gabrielino Tournament in Gabrielino High School on Oct 7. They played 3 prelim games and a playoff set. The girls are really proud of the way they played during the tournament. They feel like they are only getting better from this point on and they are looking forward to

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Girl’s Golf Progress Through The Season

TIFFANY ALEMAN STAFF WRITTER The Moors have demonstrated how even through a tough season it is still possible to learn to improve. The team has continued to have a great golf season when they played against Azusa High School on Oct. 5. The game’s outcome was 3-4, with the Moors taking a very close loss. The girls were not thrilled

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Cherished Childhood

LISA PHUNG STAFF WRITTER Everyone can recall some part of their childhood. Childhood memories might serve as an important aspect that influence the way people act. The recollections of the past are those special moments formed that cannot be taken away and are cherished forever. All the memories made during childhood will never be the same as the ones made

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CHERISHABLE CHILDHOOD

XIAOYE WANG STAFF WRITTER 1)Melissa Lam 11th grade “A favorite childhood memory would be when I first got my pet dog Koda. He is a beloved and cherished member of my family. He holds a special and dear place in my heart since then to now.” *2) Celeste Thai 11th grade “I remember is sitting in the car with my

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A Fight Against Dog Mills

BINTA DIALLO STAFF WRITTER Walking into the pet store to see cute dogs can be great at first, until one actually realizes where most of these adorable pets are bred. In reality, a majority of puppies are bred at puppy mill facilities, where they are unfairly forced to breed under harsh conditions. These factories treat female dogs like products and

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Dropping the Letter Grade System

IVAN HOE STAFF WRITTER Currently, the most widely used rating system is letter grades, which judge students’ academic success based on a letter and if they do not meet the school’s expectations, they essentially failed. The letter grade system is the cause of many misconceptions in students and parents’ view on education as a whole, which is detrimental to the

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Women in Comedy

KATHERINE GONG EDITOR Like many other industries, professional comedy is male-dominated. However, there is still a wage-gap between male and female comedians, despite how comedy allows people to freely voice out concerns or criticisms about society. Instead, comedy clubs should put more effort into launching female comedians into the limelight by increasing the amount of women on stage as well

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Technology Off, Hands On

LYN ZHANG STAFF WRITTER In a classroom, students are typically asked to take notes, do worksheets, take tests and then do test corrections. However, this continual cycle is detrimental to the students, as it may not be the best learning method for some students and it destroys their creativity. In order for students to truly learn and develop their imaginative

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