Life after high school

Kammie George, Reporter

June 14, 2016

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A common misconception regarding community college is that the education is not as beneficial as that of a university and that students at community colleges will not move forward with their lives. This is very false. Many of the...

The race towards life

Skye Wilson, PR Manager

June 9, 2016

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What is high school? It's four years of your life that will make you into the person you will be for the rest of your life. It's four years of hard work for some; for others, it's four years of partying. High school is an endless...

The Walking Dead: a chronicle of senioritis

Cameron Tipton, News Editor

May 9, 2016

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Laguna Beach was just a sleepy little beach town. Happy and healthy, it was picture-perfect to the outside viewer. But little do outsiders know that, once a year, a plague sets in - a kind of disease that runs rampant among high sc...

Uber Opinion

Sasha Kvitsinski, Business Manager

May 5, 2016

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Uber. It’s like a taxi, but easier, cheaper and… safer? What most people are concerned about is the safety of taking an Uber as opposed to a taxi. There have been a few instances of people being kidnapped by using the service....

We need to explore an alternative to advisory

Kammie George, Reporter

March 24, 2016

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Advisory, a relatively new “class” that Laguna Beach High School students have welcomed with open arms these past two years, has a lot of people asking questions. So, is advisory really beneficial? Are those sixteen minutes...

Editorial

Charles Warner, Opinions Editor

March 24, 2016

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From the professional sports world to our high school teams, mens athletics receive better support and more attention than womens. Over time, womens sports have progressively gained more press and support, but it is nowhere close...

Trump explains Syrian crisis

Bianca Brock, Outside Reporter

March 24, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Showcase

In Oakland, CA, on Thursday Jan. 14 during the presidential debate, the topic of whether Syrian refugees should be allowed to enter into the U.S.A. or not was all that the candidates could talk about. The educated, beloved candidate...

Should graduates choose their walking partners? NO

Charlie Warner, Opinions Editor

March 24, 2016

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

There has recently been significant backlash from the senior class regarding the potential elimination of walking partners at graduation. Although this proposed change from last year would break us up from our friends, everyone...

Should graduates choose their walking partners? YES

Cameron Tipton, News Editor

March 23, 2016

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It is hard to think of more rewarding a time than graduation. After 13 years (including kindergarten) of slaving away at schoolwork, or just struggling to show up to class every day, graduation marks a symbolic end to years of...

Girls state nominees face discrimination

Madeleine Kristensen, Features Editor

March 23, 2016

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Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Alice Paul. These women, along with hundreds of thousands of others, fought relentlessly for women’s rights and equal representation in modern society. While their hard work will never...

Counselor meetings: heck yes

Madison Sinclair, Editor in Chief

March 3, 2016

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One of the most beloved resources at Laguna Beach High School is the counseling team. It may not be evident to freshmen or even sophomores, but as students grow into their final years at LBHS, the counselors are absolutely indis...

Please and thank you

Charlie Warner, Opinions Editor

March 3, 2016

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On our campus, the two pillars of manners and common courtesy have, over time, been weathered away by the breakers of indecency and ignorance. The recent break-ins and vandalism are merely an exaggerated form of this impoliteness...

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