5 Books You Should Check Out

1. Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray “Defy the Stars” is set in a future where Earth has run out of resources to survive. People on Earth are intent on conquering Noemi Vidal’s planet, Genesis, so they can colonize it. They’ve colonized other planets, but they’ve ruined each one. Noemi is willing to risk anything, her life as well, to protect her planet. 2. Dark … Continue reading 5 Books You Should Check Out

Moon Threads, Part One

A short story written and illustrated by Zoe Berkebile On the evenings when the darkness was so thick it seemed the sky itself was sleeping, when the moon had waned to nothing and the stars seemed to to have gone out, you would think the children of the small village would fear the night and hide beneath the warm safety of their quilts – but, … Continue reading Moon Threads, Part One

Why a Baby? Eros & Cupid: The Gods of Love

Ah, Valentine’s Day. The day we either express love and affection to our significant other, or we cry and eat ice cream alone in our room wondering why no one loves us. One of the biggest mysteries of Valentine’s Day – aside from the way in which flowers, big teddy bears, and chocolates became the ideal gifts for Valentine’s – is the icon for Valentine’s … Continue reading Why a Baby? Eros & Cupid: The Gods of Love

Valentine’s Day in Cardinal City

February is the month where love is in the air. Romantic and thoughtful gifts and dates were put together for Valentine’s Day. Some students at SBHS were surveyed about what they did on Valentine’s Day. While some responses sounded like dates out of a movie, others were relatable in their ordinariness. Some of us await the day with open arms as others of us, well, … Continue reading Valentine’s Day in Cardinal City

S.A.D

Did you know that there is a holiday that celebrates single people? That holiday is called Singles Awareness Day (S.A.D). Singles Awareness Day was created by Dustin Barnes, a senior communication major. “Actually, I can’t take full credit. This holiday was invented by myself and some of my high school friends back in the day,” he said in his article. Singles Awareness Day is a … Continue reading S.A.D

The Perfect Date

We’ve all dreamed of that perfect date. That moment we are swept off our feet and are focused only on the person we’re with. A few of our students had some ideas to share. Monica Dominguez Splashing around in the water. As we watch the sunset along the horizon. Yellow, orange, red splattered across the sky in a beautiful pattern. Having some snacks and just … Continue reading The Perfect Date