• Cinematic universes inspire the worst

    Cinematic universes inspire the worst

    Luke Hall, Reporter

    January 1, 2017

    Cinematic Universes are cheap, artistically bankrupt ways to appeal to fanboys, and feast off of the obligations of comic book fans and moviegoers alike. The Cinematic Universe has come back with a vengeance recently, with Marvel arguably being the first to kick start this way of filmmaking. A Cinematic... READ MORE »»

  • Be smart about concussions

    Be smart about concussions

    Sydney Quick, News Editor

    January 1, 2017

    If you have ever been involved in a contact sport, you probably have experienced a concussion, or at least have a teammate who has. Concussions are especially common in high school athletes. According to Southwest Athletic Trainers’ Association, more than 248,000 children visited hospital emergency... READ MORE »»

    Courtesy of Mayo Foundation.

  • Creative Writing Club

    Creative Writing Club

    Sidney Maudlin, Reporter

    January 1, 2017

    A club has risen from the depths of the school, and has begun to gain more members. This is the Creative Writing Club and it is advised by Ms. Arekelian. Attending the Creative Writing club, you hear about how you could possibly start a book and someday even have one published. The students are very... READ MORE »»

  • Stone-Cold Harrassment

    Stone-Cold Harrassment

    Sam Liava'a, Features Editor

    January 1, 2017

    On December 5, Cold Stone employee Justine Elwood was working her shift in Layton as usual. She was helping out a woman and her kids, giving them samples to see what they liked most, when the woman suddenly pulled her children aside and said aloud, “Yeah, if you have too much ice cream, you're going... READ MORE »»

    Cold Stone employee Justine Elwood. Courtesy of foxnews.com.

  • Rogue One: The mission that changed history

    Rogue One: The mission that changed history

    Yutzil Roman, Editor in Chief

    January 1, 2017

    The long awaited movie is finally here, which makes it about fifty times harder to write a review without spoilers. “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” did not disappoint as it hit theaters on December 16. It showed an incredible mission that was even more captivating to watch on screen. After “Star... READ MORE »»

IB testing time

IB testing time

Tito Nanni, Sports Editor

One of the most important tests for students involved in Hillcrest’s well accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) Program is set to take place very soon. This has many students studying extra hard and staying up extra...  Read More »

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Aleppo’s final moments

Aleppo’s final moments

Tamara Jaljouli, Social Media Editor

As the Black Eyed Peas sang, “People killin', people dyin', children hurt and you hear them cryin'... Where is the love?” The children in Aleppo are begging for help. Women are committing suicide to avoid being raped....  Read More »

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Teen suicides are going viral

Teen suicides are going viral

Tamara Jaljouli, Social Media Editor

Bullying should receive more attention.  On December 1st, an 18-year-old girl named Brandy Vela from Texas committed suicide with a gun in front of her whole family while they were begging her not to.  According to Bran...  Read More »

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Olivia Rodgerson: Dedicated to drill

Olivia Rodgerson: Dedicated to drill

Danyelle Robertson, Reporter

“Dance has affected my life in so many ways,” said Olivia Rodgerson. “I’ve made so many friends through dance, and have been able to do so many new fun things.” Olivia Rodgerson is one of four freshmen on the...  Read More »

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  • Be smart about concussions January 1, 2017
  • Kyle Snowder: Swim December 21, 2016
  • Lebron Makes History… Again December 21, 2016
  • Hillcrest high basketball season December 21, 2016

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Creative Writing Club

Creative Writing Club

Sidney Maudlin, Reporter

A club has risen from the depths of the school, and has begun to gain more members. This is the Creative Writing Club and it is advised by Ms. Arekelian. Attending the Creative Writing club, you hear...  Read More »

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Teachers are stressed too?

Teachers are stressed too?

January 1, 2017

Stone-Cold Harrassment

Stone-Cold Harrassment

January 1, 2017

Views from Mars

Views from Mars

December 19, 2016

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