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Shoeboxes filled with toys light up the holiday season

Shoeboxes filled with toys light up the holiday season

Mandy Hitchcock, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under News

Empty cardboard shoeboxes packed with toys and goodies will be shipped out to kids internationally after being donated and collected throughout National Collection Week. Every year during the third week of November Samaritan's Purse's Operation Christman Child encourages those of all ages to hunt around for gifts of any kind and get together with friends and family in a packing party to fill shoebox...

Study where your heart is

Study where your heart is

Armon Mahdavi, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“The only benefit of a literature degree is that you will be able to write a great suicide note.” This is what a fellow student said to me after I told him what I planned on studying in college.  I was not fazed by his reply. I am very much used to this sort of rhetoric towards liberal arts degr...

Sun sets on girls soccer with a tough CCS game

Sun sets on girls soccer with a tough CCS game

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

The ball just couldn't seem to find the back of the net on Feb. 24 as the girls varsity soccer team played the Piedmont Hills Pirates for the first game of CCS playoffs. "It was an amazing game," said sophomore Mackenzie Webb. "Everyone played their hearts out, and it was really unlucky how our shots...

Varsity baseball falls to Sacred Heart

Varsity baseball falls to Sacred Heart

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top News

Entering the 6th inning, Carlmont was leading 1-0. They almost had it, but couldn't hold onto the lead. The game against Sacred Heart on Wed. night started off with strong defenses from both teams with the score remaining 0-0 until the fifth inning. Center fielder Nick Thompson started off the...

‘Akame ga Kill’ tears out audience’s heart

‘Akame ga Kill’ tears out audience’s heart

Karen Gao, Staff Writer

January 24, 2015


Filed under A&E, Features

The epic and devastating finale of “Akame ga Kill” brought viewers to tears, as they felt the pain and sorrow the characters went through. In this series, young Tatsumi travels to the kingdom’s capital in order to save his village. After witnessing the government corruption firsthand, he is...

Home is where the heart is

Home is where the heart is

Julian Smith, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013


Filed under A&E

Written by Sylvester Stallone and starring Jason Statham, "Homefront" promises a ludicrous action thriller. Statham, as always, plays the blood-hungry protagonist aimlessly searching for any arbitrary reason to impose his will upon someone or something. It all starts with Statham playing the role of Ph...

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