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MoHi Volleyball Players Start the Season with a Big Win

By Shelby Benz

September 12, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Lady Panthers are kicking off the year strong with the sizeable win of an annual tournament. On 18 Saturday 2018, the MoHi volleyball team was one of many schools in the district that participated in the tournament of 32 teams, hosted by Orestimba and Hilmar high schools. In prior years, Modesto ...

Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)

Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

Stephen Hawking is well known as one of the most intelligent people on the planet. Sadly, on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 he passed away peacefully in his home at age 76. Hawking is admired by people and scientists everywhere for his theories about black holes and relativity. He has multiple published books...

Hostage Situation in Northern California

Hostage Situation in Northern California

By Sarah Rinne and Sarah Rinne

March 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

  This Friday, March 9th, a man killed three hostages at a veterans' home in Napa County. The gunman's name was Albert Wong and he was 36-years-old. Wong was a veteran himself, and he found himself at the home that day seeking revenge. He recently had been kicked out of the veterans' hom...

The Band is Bach

The Band is Bach

By Breanna Donnelly, Reporter

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Modesto High School Spring Concert is currently underway. The concert will be within the next two weeks, and the Modesto High School Band and Choir are working diligently to prepare for it. As sophomore Mikaela Dayanghirang stated, "I'm really prepared... I practice every day and night." Dayanghirang...

Gun Law Walkouts

Gun Law Walkouts

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

February 24, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

  Students across the United States have recently been organizing and participating in school walkouts. After the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, students feel the need to take a stand and make sure lawmakers are aware of their opinions of gun laws. The school shoo...

LA School Shooting

By Michelle Tipton, Reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under News

When gunshots were first heard at an LA middle school, it seemed to be what is now an all too familiar narrative of a student opening fire on a campus with deadly consequences. But this time, it was a twelve-year-old girl from Sal Castro Middle School who brought a gun in her backpack and while in her...

Tide Pods

Tide Pods

By Chandara Tep, Reporter

February 1, 2018


Filed under News, Opinion, Student Life

This week an anonymous user has asked, "have you done the Tide pod challenge?" To that question I can answer no and I can absolutely guarantee you that I will not part take in this "challenge" ever. This new trend is incredibly dangerous and idiotic. Participating in this event can create a life changing...

America Gobbles up Turkey for Thanksgiving

America Gobbles up Turkey for Thanksgiving

November 26, 2017


Filed under Feature, News, Opinion, Uncategorized

Benjamin Franklin, perhaps one of the most interesting men in history, was once a firm believer that the turkey, should be our nation's bird. This of course did not pass through, such as we are known by the bald eagle that the founding fathers decided upon. Franklin believed that turkeys are the true...

Tragic Shooting at Texas Church

By Lauren Byerly, Reporter

November 12, 2017


Filed under News

On November 5th Devin Patrick Kelly opened fire on a local church service in Sutherland Springs, Texas. He killed seventeen adults and eight children along with an unborn child carried by one of the women killed.  Among the adults killed was the assailant's grandmother-in-law. 20 others were wounded. The ...

Collusion with Russia

November 9, 2017


Filed under News

According to the New York Times, new leads are being pursued in the Trump-Russia investigation.  On Monday, the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, announced charges against three of the Trump Campaigns advisers and found the most interesting and promising evidence throughout the entire investigation. ...

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