Pony Express News

Our portable friend!

Peter Rodriguez, reporter

February 6, 2015

Have you ever wondered who or what is always by your side? Or who knows you the most because it’s always by you 24/7. Well it’s a tool that needs to be charged and cared for because it may have cost you hundreds of dollars....

Underage Users Abusing Drugs

Sajel Juarez, reporter

February 6, 2015

Many underage teens may be abusing drugs and alcohol. In a random survey of 30 people 18 of them said that they are underage users. Underage users may be dangerous due to the fact that their body may not be able to tolerate the...

Most students stayed in Cicero this past winter break

Jose Lopez, reporter

February 6, 2015

In the survey of 25 Morton East students, 20 students stayed home and 5 travel. According to an AAA forecast, 91.9 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the holiday travel season, a 1.4 percent increase...

Some teens practice and do not practice abstinence.

Janet Gonzalez, reporter

February 6, 2015

Some teens know the meaning of abstinence however do not believe in practicing it and some teens believe it’s the right way to carry yourself. Abstinence takes role in some religion and sometimes it’s just based on what people...

MEHS loves the smell of Armani

Raul Serrano, Reporter

February 6, 2015

Gorgio Armani is Morton East's favorite cologne. Boys usually have brand clothes/shoes like Express, True Religion, Pink Dolphin, Retro Jordan’s, Nike, etc. Girls usually have brand clothes/shoes like Victoria’s Secret,...

Students interest in music

Bruce Rodriguez, reporter

February 6, 2015

The music appreciation is one of the after school clubs that has gather music interest Students come to this after school club to show off their talents and music interest. In a survey of 25 Morton East students 100% of them...


Genesis Rodriguez, Reporter

February 6, 2015

At Morton there are many diversities and types of food people love. Trends of foods, preferred foods, popular foods, but few students  seems to enjoy least of all Morton's cafeteria food. In a random survey we asked 30 kids (Sophomores,...

Fitness makes you live longer

Guillermo Ortega, reporter

February 6, 2015

Physical activity and healthy eating can reduce risks of many diseases and keeps you in shape. Physical activity is essential to prevent and reduce risks of many diseases and improve physical and mental health. It can even...

Tapestry is back!

Kimberly Rodriguez and Ithzel Hernandez

February 6, 2015

Tapestry is an excellent program that helps students with their missing credits and helps them achieve their goal of graduating on time. The Tapestry Program was introduced to Morton in 2011. The Tapestry Program is available...

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