2016 Senior Sunrise Successful

2016 Senior Sunrise Successful

Katie Guerra, Senior Columnist

November 21, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

On Monday, October 10th, there were roughly 200 seniors at our school’s stadium by around 6:30am.  It was a chilly morning and waking up that day was not easy. However, kudos to ASB for arriving to school around 4 a.m. to prepare what turned out to be a very memorable morning. While some wished they...

2016 Homecoming Dance: A Night in Paris

2016 Homecoming Dance: A Night in Paris

Hadaasa Nae and Paul Diaz

November 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The fall event that students wait for every year had finally arrived: Homecoming! The 2016 BCCHS Homecoming Dance occurred last Saturday, October 15th. This year, the BCCHS Junior Council took charge of the dance preparations, and they enthusiastically did a great job with the chosen theme, “A Nig...

Censoring the World One Step at a Time, Starting With YouTube

Censoring the World One Step at a Time, Starting With YouTube

Henry Yeom, Managing Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Has YouTube’s pursuit for a clean, friendly website gone too far? Or is the thought itself wrong to begin with? Towards the end of August, YouTube established that users must follow certain guidelines, and if not, the users would no longer be eligible for ad friendly monetizing on their video...

Are Clean Student Restrooms An Oxymoron?

Are Clean Student Restrooms An Oxymoron?

Michael Kleemen, News Editor

November 15, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

In order to keep the world a nice place, it is widely accepted that people need to respect the environment, and keep the facilities they use in good condition. Throughout my years in school, I noticed that many restrooms were trashed on school grounds. The restrooms were littered, and left in terrible...

2016 Homecoming Game Features Big Win Over Rival Taft

2016 Homecoming Game Features Big Win Over Rival Taft

Jennifer Silvas and Stacy Corea

November 8, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Sports Showcase

The BCCHS Cheer Leaders had the crowd going wild with their terrific twirls and tumbles. The girls and guys had awesome strength for carrying their fellow cheerleaders up in the air and keeping them steady. Their cheers and moves were entertaining to watch during the game.The cheerleaders kept smiling...

Donald Trump, the Definition of Xenophobia

Donald Trump, the Definition of Xenophobia

Stephanie Cuba, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 8, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  On June 16, 2016 Donald Trump had announced his immigrant-based campaign calling for a massive wall to keep illegal immigrants out. His main focus was to make America "great again" by kicking out everyone who didn’t fit his ideal image of America. His announcements, filled with xenophobic...

The Walking Dead Savagely Returns

The Walking Dead Savagely Returns

Geovanni Gomez, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As AMC's The Walking Dead has progressed, the humans have become more the villains than the zombies. Disclaimer: If you have not seen the past seasons or the season premiere of  The Walking Dead, it is advised that the reader not continue reading. Spoiler alert is readily available.  So the f...

Pep Rally: “A Night in Paris”

Pep Rally: “A Night in Paris”

Scott Gutierrez and Hadaasa Nae

November 8, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

      Bonjour! Comment ça va? J’espère que vous avez un jour bien! Let’s go back to English! Homecoming is one of the most awaited events for most students on campus. It is the time to be creative and to cliche HoCo proposals as well as our football athletes getting revved up and excited t...

An October Boo! Trump and Clinton At The Al Smith Dinner

An October Boo! Trump and Clinton At The Al Smith Dinner

Michael Kleeman, News Editor

November 8, 2016


Filed under News, Showcase

Humor Leads To Tensions At Al Smith Dinner The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Dinner, also coined the “Al Smith dinner” took place at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York on Thursday October 20th; continuing the tradition for the event to take place the third Thursday of every October. ...

V Volleyball Vs. Chatsworth

November 4, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

V Volleyball Vs. Taft

November 4, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

“Should all cars advance to become self driving vehicles?”

“Should all cars advance to become self driving vehicles?”

Stephanie Cuba, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

“Should all cars advance to become self driving vehicles?” Cars are beginning to advance into being no drivers instead of having an actual person behind the wheel. Some people may argue it is important to learn how to drive because of the tradition of the older generation teaching the newcomers...

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