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A girl chases a boy in honor of Sadie Hawkins Day. (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)
The Sexism Behind Sadie Hawkins
Avery Ngo and Isabella Do October 8, 2021

Last week, Segerstrom High students were given a choice between two types of school dances: winter formal or Sadie Hawkins. For the past few...

Students walk around the campus during their lunch break, following mask protocol. (Image courtesy of Avery Ngo)
Segerstrom’s New Controversial COVID-19 Protocols
Avery Ngo September 13, 2021

After almost a year and a half of distance learning, students are back at Segerstrom High School under these unprecedented circumstances. With...

Senator Tim Scott gives his response to President Joe Bidens address to Congress.
The Future of the Republican Party
Avery Ngo May 28, 2021

After the ending of an eventful four years of the Trump administration, including the former president’s false claims regarding the validity...

It’s up to YOU to get YOU where You want to be. Photo Courtesy of: Pexels
Life Lessons Learned During the Pandemic
Esmeralda Rodriguez May 7, 2021

Many lessons were definitely learned during the pandemic. Here are some life lessons that really stood out to me: Work on yourself to be a...

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Students got to explore colleges and develop after high school plans at College Night. For more information, click here. (Image courtesy of Adrianna Huezo)
Segerstrom Hosts SAUSD’s Annual College Night
Bushra Syed October 12, 2021

This year Segerstrom hosted SAUSD’s annual College Night program on Wednesday, October 6th. College Night is a fantastic opportunity for students to start preparing for life after high school. This year...

Fans march in support of Britney Spears outside the courthouse where the ruling took place. (Image courtesy of Chris Pizzello, Associated Press)
Britney Spears Case Takes a New Turn
Luis Ortiz October 11, 2021

As many of you know, Britney Spears has been in the spotlight over the last several months. On Monday, October 4th, Spears went on her social media accounts to thank all of her supporters for standing...

Pharmacist prepares to give her patient the Pfizer COVID-19 booster shot. (Image courtesy of CNN Health)
Update on the COVID-19 Vaccine Booster
Sophia Cortez October 11, 2021

As the COVID-19 and Delta Variant cases take the world by storm, more and more doctors are urging people to get vaccinated. Along with getting the shot, booster shots are now available to help slow down...

Oil washed up on Huntington Beach sand. (Image courtesy of Raul Roa, LA Times)
Oil Spill in Huntington Beach
Gabby Colocho October 11, 2021

On Saturday, October 2, around 144,000 gallons of oil leaked into Huntington Beach. On Saturday, it was initially reported that around 126,000 gallons of oil were spilled. The oil spill was said to have...

Fans march in support of Britney Spears outside the courthouse where the ruling took place. (Image courtesy of Chris Pizzello, Associated Press)
Britney Spears Case Takes a New Turn
Luis Ortiz October 11, 2021

As many of you know, Britney Spears has been in the spotlight over the last several months. On Monday, October 4th, Spears went on her social media accounts to thank all of her supporters for standing...

Three of the main characters, Monse Finnie, Ruby Martinez, and Jamal Turner, face in front of one of their houses. (Image courtesy of Netflix)
"On My Block" Spin-Off Coming Soon
Alondra Cifuentes October 11, 2021

Since March 16, 2018, Netflix has released a show called On My Block. This show is about students who live in the rough part of Freeridge, California, how they handle it,  and how they solve mysteries...

 Kanye West Donda album cover features a black square.
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"Donda" Album Review
Jacklyne Rivera October 11, 2021

On August 29, 2021, Kanye West released his recent rap album called Donda, which is named after his mother. Kanye had different release dates for this album and left fans wondering when the album would...

Netflix makes a teen adaptation of the 2004 Nickelodeon Winx Club series called Fate: Winx Saga. (Image courtesy of Netflix)
Netflix Remakes 2004 Cartoon Series "The Winx Club"
Melanie Vargas October 8, 2021

Brian Young who worked on seven seasons of The Vampire Diaries is the creator and showrunner of Fate: The Winx Saga alongside three directors, Lisa James Larsson, Hannah Quinn, and Stephen Woolfenden....

The wrestling team is doing homework to keep their academic grades up for season. (Image courtesy of Kaylie Amaya)
Real Talk with Segerstrom’s Wrestling Team
Kaylie Amaya October 4, 2021

On any given day, during 6th period at Segerstrom High, if you were to walk inside the wrestling room, you would see the wrestling team putting on gear, stretching, or wrestling. You would see Coach Juan...

Andrea Ortiz: Senior Cheer Captain
Andrea Ortiz: Senior Cheer Captain
Kassandra Galaviz May 7, 2021

Andrea Ortiz is hardworking and determined. She is a senior and captain of the Varsity cheer and stunt team at Segerstrom. She is kind and helpful....

Gabby Muniz posing for a picture in her Varsity Uniform. 
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Gabby Muniz stays strong during softball season
Lina Naranjo April 27, 2021

During COVID-19, sports have changed a lot of rules due to social distancing. For many, it has been hard to cope with because athletes can no...

Photo Courtesy Basketball Starter Shooting Free Throw
Junior Varsity Girls Basketball’s First Game
Priscilla Rios April 26, 2021

On April 10, the Junior Varsity (JV) Girls Basketball team played at 4:30 at Segerstrom High School against Canyon Anaheim. At first, the games...