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CBS’ ‘Young Sheldon’ fails to impress

CBS’ ‘Young Sheldon’ fails to impress

Katrina Wiebenson, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Reviews

CBS’s next attempt at a new hit comedy is “Young Sheldon,” which is a spin-off on the hit show, “The Big Bang Theory.” "Young Sheldon" was released on Nov. 2, but seems like anything but promising. The main character is Sheldon Cooper, who is first introduced as the title character of “The Big Bang Theory.” Cooper is depicted as a talented physicist with a lack of basic human emotion and empathy, as well as someone obsessed with gee...

Finance Commission answers the big question about money

Finance Commission answers the big question about money

Amy Fullerton, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017


Filed under Campus

A student hands in her money for the annual homecoming dance. Little does she know where the money goes or what it goes towards after she’s paid for her ticket. Finance Commission is a part of ASB that deals with all financial aspects of the student body. This commission is part of the executive branch and deals with the sale of tickets for many of Carlmont...

Girls varsity softball has big shoes to fill

Girls varsity softball has big shoes to fill

Daniel Friis, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017


Filed under Sports

On April 12, 2016, former varsity softball head coach, Jim Liggett made history when he won his 1000th career high school softball game. Liggett, who had coached at Carlmont High School for 41 years, led the Scots to 28 league championships and had 40 of his players receive scholarships to play in c...

Warriors make historic move to San Francisco

Warriors make historic move to San Francisco

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017


Filed under News

The Golden State Warriors have found a new home. They will be moving from Oracle Arena to Chase Center in San Francisco. On Tuesday, Jan. 17, a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the new site of the team's games in the Mission Bay district of San Francisco. #HereitBegins pic.twitter.com/HKYVHCxOYx — Chase...

Big Sur goes up in flames

Big Sur goes up in flames

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


Filed under News

Big Sur's scenic coast was engulfed by the Soberanes Fire on Monday, Sept. 19 after unexpected winds pushed the flames over the containment line. In an interview with the East Bay Times, Will Pi of the National Weather Service expressed the possibility of the wildfire spreading further along the...

JV Scots shut out Hillsdale with a big win

JV Scots shut out Hillsdale with a big win

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

February 5, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

JV girls soccer had a major victory against the Hillsdale Knights on Feb. 4 on home turf. Their solid defensive efforts and continuous speed ended with a score of 6-0, including a hat trick from freshman Samantha Tolu. "We did rather well tonight," said coach Scott Pendleton, "We had nice attacks...

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