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All the Black Women Magic

All the Black Women Magic

Tinsae Tadele, Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features

Black women have always been the hidden pillars that hold our society up. Countless times people have tried to take credit for their art, discredit their voice, and hide their contributions to society. Yet, time and again black women have risen above the oppressive standards that our society has placed on ...

Passion for Service

Passion for Service

Tersa Bitew, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

Esther Varghese, a junior at Eaglecrest, excels at everything she does and is very active participating in afterschool clubs and academics. Varghese is a part of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Rho Kappa, Sci-Tech, Honors Diploma, National Honor Society and she is the Vice President for Speech and De...

Do it for the Culture

Do it for the Culture

Saron Bitew, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Showcase

America’s culture is dependent on the customs and traditions of its people, especially in today’s society. We are built on a foundation that has absorbed styles and morals from many races and ethnicities. Music, food, and fashion are only a few of the things that have contributed to the melting p...

One ‘Truly Devious’ Mystery

One ‘Truly Devious’ Mystery

Emma Lovato, News Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Features

Truly Devious By Maureen Johnson 420 pp. Katherine Tegen Books. $17.99. Truly Devious is the first in an enthralling new trilogy by New York Times Bestselling Author Maureen Johnson. The novel surrounds the infamous Ellingham Academy, an “idyllic and fantastical” school that is a haven for un...

CCSD School Board

Adrian Jaramillo, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features

January 2018 is School Board Appreciation Month—a great time to focus on the crucial role an elected board of trustees plays in our communities and schools.   Plan now to show your school board members you appreciate their dedication and hard work. They are extraordinary people who voluntarily ta...

Open Mic Time

Leo Nibbe, Tyler Hardin, Reporters

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Features

Attention singers, guitar players, performers, poets, and stand-up comedians!  The open  mic, put together by the library and the performing arts department, will now be available monthly! It takes place in the library during both lunches. There will be a sign up sheet at the front desk there, but only...

LGBTQ+ Representation in Movies

LGBTQ+ Representation in Movies

Brianna Rae, Photo Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Opinions, Showcase, Uncategorized

Modern cinema should provoke emotion, question the ordinary, and empower those without a voice. Without these components, it is not memorable. The recent praise of LGBTQ+ films has provided representation. Previously, gay children have grown up watching heterosexual couples on the television while our tra...

Celebrating Black History

Tinsae Tadele and Hawa Dansoko

February 2, 2018


Filed under Features, News

     Brotherhood and Sisterhood are clubs that are open to Black students at EHS. These clubs are a great way to become involved in a community ready to empower the students who join.     Sisterhood is a program at EHS, which is lead by Mrs. Glasgow. This is where all the Black Girl Magic happe...

Won’t Take Me Out My Element

Richon Neal, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features

2017 will remain a year to remember whether you remember it based on President Trump, the recurrence of North Korea threats, or maybe the uprising in racial matters. Hopefully, most will remember 2017 as the year music took over. We have seen artists like Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, Eminem, and most recentl...

Raptor Basketball Gives Back

Raptor Basketball Gives Back

Fennon Sively, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

The Eaglecrest varsity basketball team gave two kids in the audience eagle-themed t-shirts during the last game against Rock Canyon. After the game finished, the kids had a chance to take photos with two players, Zion Ruckard and Xaiv’ion Jackson. Varsity head coach Jarris Krapcha said that having fan ap...

Unapologetically Himself: Ben Miller

Unapologetically Himself: Ben Miller

Kenzie Prendergast, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features

The halls of Eaglecrest are picked with students of all types. Some students stand out to us more than others. You may recognize  these students by their choice of fashion to the people they know to the activities they do. Many of these faces are recognizable due to their individuality. One of these ...

Star of the Show: Winter Art 2017

Star of the Show: Winter Art 2017

Emma Lovato, News Editor

December 14, 2017


Filed under Features

Eaglecrest’s bi-annual art show was held on Wednesday, December 7th in the library from 5:00 to 6:30. The event, occuring once at the end of each semester, serves as a means to showcase the artistic talent of students participating in visual arts classes. “It makes me feel vulnerable,” junior Ve...