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"Keeping Lugo Connected"

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Elon Musk in the face of twitters business. This image was created for another news source.

Opinion: Why is Elon Musk so Polarizing?

David Fender, Editor-in-Chief November 10, 2022

Elon Musk is an eccentric billionaire that is known for his capitalization of business opportunities and his wacky personality. To many, he is a polarizing symbol for electric cars and free speech. What...

Don Lugo High School bell schedule as of the 2022-2023 school year.

Did the new start time affect students negatively?

Alyssa Sandoval, News Reporter November 10, 2022

When changing the start time, the administrators said that it would produce a positive effect on the students this school year, but did it really? Many could argue that it just let them go to sleep later....

A cold, rainy day leaves students cold in the morning.

Should students have a place to escape the elements?

Alex Reynolds, Commentary Writer November 3, 2022

As we go into November and deeper into the fall season, the weather is getting progressively colder. Though California does not get much rain or snow, you can certainly still feel the chill in the mornings....

Screenshot taken of the clock showing the time.

Sleep deprivation in schools

Denzel Valle, News Reporter November 1, 2022

With the pressure of turning in homework, projects and preparing for tests, students tend to stay up into the late hours of night to finish up or catch up on their work. Whether those students have extracurricular...

One of our football players sitting on the floor after a hard hit.

Opinion: Athletes need to come forward with their injuries

David Fender, Editor-in-Chief October 28, 2022

 Injuries are something that most, if not all, athletes will experience at least once in their career. It is a soul crushing challenge that they have to work through to follow their dream. Some athletes...

Some students have energy drinks to keep them awake in the morning.

How caffeine affects teens

Alex Reynolds, Commentary Writer October 20, 2022

Waking up early in the morning is an everyday norm for many students. The blaring alarms and the droning lectures leave many teenagers feeling drowsy and tired before their first period is even over. Many...

Students fighting to pay attention in their class.

Students don’t receive much empathy for mental disorders

Sebastian Lozano, Podcast Manager October 18, 2022

 ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is one of the most common neurological disorders of childhood. It is usually first diagnosed in childhood and often lasts into adulthood. Children with...

Thousands of North Carolina teachers and other school employees march in Raleigh on Wednesday.

Are teachers really getting compensated enough for the amount of effort they put in

Natalie Garcia, Social Media Manager October 4, 2022

People go into teaching because it's something they love, and something that they are super passionate about.  When teachers first transfer to a new school they spend lots of money on setting up their...

Desensitization has its hands on high schoolers

Desensitization has its hands on high schoolers

Alyssa Sandoval, News Reporter October 3, 2022

It seems as though the amount of school shootings and fights in high schools never diminishes. With the volume there is, consequently, more turmoil amongst students. After COVID-19 surfaced, students and...

Picture of clothes that may be limited due to the flawed dress code.

Opinion: The flaws of dress codes

Alex Reynolds, Commentary Writer September 6, 2022

Dress code is a commonly argued topic among schools. Students, parents, and teachers simply cannot agree on what components should or should not be in a dress code. However one negative component that...

Football photo illustration Photographed in our studio of a Don Lugo Varsity helmet.

Opinion: Hazing in sports

David Fender, Editor-in-Chief August 31, 2022

Hazing is the act of making someone do something or taking advantage of someone to make them feel like they are part of the group. The court ruled that an “unnamed school” was in violation of the victims...

Malena Villa is stressed with homework right before the start of practice.  You never want your mental state ruining something that you like to do, says Malena.

Opinion: An athlete’s mental health should be given more attention

Adrie Villa, Sports Editor March 23, 2022

Mental Health has been the center of attention of students' wellness for some time now. We often focus on mental health issues with students that come from harsh families. This conversation should always...

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