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2018 World Series

By Sabrina Mean, Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, News, Showcase

For the 2018 World Series, the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers went head to head. Not knowing who was going to win was nerve wrecking for a lot of people. But towards the end of Game 5, you can say the Red Sox took home the trophy with a 4-1 win against the Dodgers. With this win, the ...

Red Ribbon Week at Modesto High

Red Ribbon Week at Modesto High

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

November 11, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Stefan DeClerck was a seventeen year old California high school student planning to attend Michigan University to study computer science. He created and published numerous apps, presented a TEDx talk about computer science, played various varsity sports, and even won the state championships with his sc...

Migrant Caravan Marches To The United States

Migrant Caravan Marches To The United States

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

"Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.”   America was founded on the backbones of immigrants. From the moment the first colonists arrived to present day, immigrants have played a key role in our society. Now, our country is completely divided over...

The Emmys

By Matthew Smith, Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under News, Opinion

The 70th annual Emmy came in hot with their political theme and unique set of winners and losers. For the winners, we had popular programs like Game of Thrones winning a total of 9 awards, while shows like The Handmaid's Tale, which was popular last year, didn't have a single win. The political theme...

Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

By Matthew Smith, Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under News

Hurricane Florence is moving away from North Carolina, but that doesn't mean they're done with the consequences of a hurricane. Over 35 people have died from North Carolina, Virginia, and South Carolina. There are well over 340,000 people currently in North Carolina without any power in their homes....

First Speech and Debate Tournament of the 18-19 School Year

First Speech and Debate Tournament of the 18-19 School Year

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

At 3:00 in the afternoon of Saturday 15, September 2018, hundreds of students huddled around one teacher in Lodi High School's cafeteria. Students bit their nails as they anxiously awaited the results for their events. The young woman was announcing the winners of the Yosemite Forensics League's first...

There Are More Trees on Earth Than Stars in the Milky Way

There Are More Trees on Earth Than Stars in the Milky Way

By Rana Banankhah, Reporter

October 7, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Did you know that there are more trees on Earth than stars in our galaxy? According to NASA, there are approximately 100 billion to 400 billion stars in the Milky Way. On the contrary, there are approximately 300 billion trillion trees on Earth. Initially, the fact is astonishing, considering the si...

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...

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