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What would your holiday be?

Alex Garcia, reporter

March 24, 2016

Have you ever wanted to create your own holiday? Well, on March 26, you can.    It is the officially designated "Create Your Own Holiday" Day. Over the years,  many made up holidays have been "invented" -- April Fools Day,...

What the bleep???

Daisy Guadalajara, Janet Martinez, and Sebastian Montes De Oca

March 4, 2016

In a survey of 100 Morton East students and staff, 89% admitted to hearing cursing on school grounds. Cursing has always been frowned upon, however in today's society it is a part of colloquial language. Cursing in a sch...

Can’t Believe a Word You Say

Giselle Zamora, Becky Martinez, and Janet hernandez

March 4, 2016

Lying has been describe as one of the most fundamental human activities. Lying has been a part of history since before Christ. Telling more complicated creative lies or little white lies:  we all have done it. A lie is a statement that is known or intended by its source to be mislea...

Turnabout dance returns after several year absence

Anayeli Flores, Liliana Gamboa, and Kenya Calixto

March 4, 2016

After a couple of years, Morton East has decided to arrange a Turnabout. For the past couple of years Morton East has been having a turnabout, but the school discontinued to organize this specific event, also known as the spring formal, until this year. It became a popular event ...

NEWS ALERT: Second chance for senior activities

Jesus Ramirez, Jonathan Quezada, and Guadalupe Herrera

March 2, 2016

Recently, senior students were mass emailed a revision (and opportunity for some) to the 95 percent attendance restrictions for senior activities -- including prom and senior breakfast. A message emailed by Assistant Principal...

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