Whitney Update

The Wedding Singer closes its run with amazing performance

March 9, 2010

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Alex Clark and Drea Achacoso perform on in the spring musical, "The Wedding Singer." Photo by Sara Roudebush It is astounding watching a fellow student express himself. Musical theater is just one way for students to show thei...

The Wedding Singer doesn’t live up to past performances

March 3, 2010

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Amy Burns and Caitlin Shantz perform on Friday, February 26. Photo by Sara Roudebush.      Last weekend's opening of "The Wedding Singer" showcased Max Jacobs as Robbie, a wedding singer who is left at the altar. Amy Burns ...

Wildcat Spirit

February 4, 2010


Let me pose you a question and I want you to think about it. If you are a sports fan and your team hasn't even made playoffs or even a losing record, would you still support them, cheer for them, watch them, and show-off you are...

Twilight Doesn’t Please Everyone

January 31, 2010

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I don't even want to butter this up, Twilight sucks. Before all you girls tell me that I need to just "give it a chance" or that I "shouldn't judge a good book based on a movie version of it" let me start out by saying that I...

A letter to the late Mr. Scarry

December 16, 2009

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Dear Mr. Richard Scarry, All too often I point out the little oddities in everyday life, the ones that seem insignificant, and go unnoticed by many. All too often I see things that aren’t by design, like making a face...

Stress Management and School

November 25, 2009

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Sitting at the desk looking at the test. Staring at it blankly. Spending hours on homework the night before, studying for tests, going to extra curricular activities, one can get overwhelmed with activities and chores. With a la...

Nasty Habits Can Make or Break You

October 24, 2009

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     As I was searching through my bag for a pencil, I found a broken necklace of my mom's. Of course I still haven't told her that I broke it during Driver's Ed. I'm just... waiting for the right time to tell her. Well, te...


October 23, 2009

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     If I could have any superpower, I would want to control time. Not super speed or mind reading. Just time. How lame, right?      I'm in deep. Really deep, and the only thing that could save me is a superpower. The...

College Applications are…

October 23, 2009

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      My life is about to begin. I'm about to pop my bubble and take a deep breath. Life outside of high school, outside of Rocklin, outside of my own personal comfort zone, is foreign. I'm excited and terrified. Society is m...

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