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The Success of this Years Book Drive
The Success of this Years Book Drive
Benjamin Jensen February 23, 2021

The Educators Rising Literacy Book Drive was a massive success this year! Exactly 2,278 books have been collected, beating the previous record of 919 books! This year's book drive had small expectations due to COVID-19, but...

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A photo of purple balloons being released in honor of Mr. Sheppard.
Remembering Craig J. Sheppard
All of Us! , The Ridge Review • February 12, 2021
Vaccine for Teachers
Vaccine for Teachers
Pranavi Vuppala, Staff Writer • February 10, 2021
The Scientific Teen
The Scientific Teen
Pranavi Vuppala, Journalist • January 14, 2021
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“How to spend Valentines Day: Single Edition”
Isabella Montoya, Staff Writer • February 11, 2021

Wear your mask everybody, love is in the air! It’s that time of year again when couples make every person on the planet who isn’t in a relationship feel sick to their stomach. Many people get discouraged by the feeling...

Everything That Could Go Wrong on A First Date
Everything That Could Go Wrong on A First Date
Ava Padelford, Editor • January 27, 2021

It’s the moment you’ve been waiting for. A prince can finally sweep you off your feet, or a girl can come and light up your eyes! Young love is a beautiful thing. The ideal first would look something like this:   Your...

Sun is setting beetwen Saguaros, in Sonoran Desert, near Phoenix.
Getting Lost on a Hike
Kelsey Nahodil, Co-Editor in Chief • January 22, 2021

What was supposed to be a fun little hike took a strange turn when we were in the middle of a hike and took a wrong turn. My cousin, sister, and I all thought we were going the right way to get back to the car but in reality...

What
What Your Amazon Cart Says About You
Ava Padelford, Editor • December 22, 2020

People are weird! I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but everyone’s got their own unique personality. There are good and bad types of weird but a good identification of this level points towards a person’s Amazon cart....

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"Mountain Ridge Fight Song!"

"Fight on for Mountain Ridge,
Marching on to victory;
Fight on for Mountain Ridge,
Forest green and burgundy.
We are "The Ridge" forevermore,
We're the Mountain Lions: Hear us roar!
Fight on for Mountain Ridge,
Fighting on to victory!"

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Separated
Separated
Ava Padelford, Editor • February 23, 2021

My heart aches as I watch them fade out of my life. The years of developing a relationship are melting away as they fade away. Why couldn’t they see past the small beliefs...

Beard Advice for Teens
Beard Advice for Teens
Aden Schulze-Miller, Editor in Chief • February 19, 2021

I get it; I understand why you keep shaving off your beard.    You think it looks bad, with each pose in the mirror twisting it to look worse and worse. Mom and...

Valentine
Romantic Love Isn’t the Only Type of Love
Caitlin Bailey, Columnist • February 11, 2021

It’s that time of the year again. Those in relationships are anticipating spending the day with their significant other, and those that aren’t are wallowing in self-pity....

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Top 5 Ways to Make Sure You Have A Great Semester
Pranavi Vuppala, Staff Writer • February 10, 2021

School starting back up is always a stressful time of the year. Not to mention New Year usually means New Resolutions. The questions that usually come into play are how will...

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Letters To Juliet
Letters To Juliet
Ava Padelford, Editor • February 23, 2021

Letters To Juliet (PG)   Romance is the ability to express your thoughts and show emotion through actions and words. “Letters To Juliet”, starring Amanda...

POV: You
POV: You're On AUX
Isabella Montoya, Staff Writer • February 11, 2021

Picture this, you are driving in the car with your closest friends and all of a sudden, they ask you to play some music. You immediately panic. You worry that your friends...

Books to Read in 2021
Books to Read in 2021
Molly Bomar, Staff Writer • January 29, 2021

When we were little, reading was our favorite thing to do. We always had one handy to pull out during free-reading and would look forward to the next book in our favorite...

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The Death Trope Should Die Out
The Death Trope Should Die Out
Caitlin Bailey, Columnist • February 11, 2021

WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD FOR Lord of the Flies, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina   Sensitivity Warning: // suicide    Killing off the main character...

“I Pledge Allegiance...NOT”
“I Pledge Allegiance...NOT”
Devyn Marie, Lead Editor • February 10, 2021

I have been standing and speaking at a flag since I was in kindergarten, but it’s not a relatively new ritual. Since 1892, students have been reciting the vow of patriotism in their classrooms. The first...

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