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Shhh… It’s a secret

Shhh… It’s a secret

Liliana Sanchez

October 11, 2015


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School

Spirit week is a fun week dedicated to students to dress up and show school spirit, but did you know that teachers have a secret spirit week all to themselves. Teachers want to show school spirit as well, but no one knows about it because it is a secret. Their spirit week was a week after homecoming...

A Life-Changing Tragedy

Megan Wedgeworth

October 11, 2015


Filed under News, US & World

Have you watched the news lately? If so, you may have heard about all of the floods that are happening in both South Carolina and North Carolina. Nearly 17 people have been pronounced dead at this time (fifteen people in South Carolina and two in North Carolina). Six of the deaths were caused by...

Scientists Create A Frozen Zoo

Scientists Create A Frozen Zoo

Adrianna Martinez and Jocelyn Chavez

October 11, 2015


Filed under News, US & World

In today’s world, 16,300 animals are currently threatened by extinction. How are we supposed to tackle an issue this large? Where would we even start? A creative research team from Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center has created an idea that may just save these animals from extinction. Their...

Howl-O-Ween!

Howl-O-Ween!

Cody Bowling

October 11, 2015


Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment, News

Are you looking to do something this October for the Halloween season? Do you enjoy Halloween décor and scare-tastic events? What about the zoo? Well, add all that together and you get Howl-O-Ween at the Phoenix Zoo! This October, the Phoenix Zoo is throwing their annual Howl-O-Ween event on the 23rd a...

Arizona’s Scariest Event: Fear Farm

Arizona’s Scariest Event: Fear Farm

Dasey Berrueta and Jesus Solano

October 8, 2015


Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment

Are you looking for something to do over fall break, maybe even on Halloween night? Will you make it out safely? Find out, head to Fear Farm before it's gone, if you dare. It can be the time of your life. Located at 2209 N. 99th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85037. This year they offer five different horrific...

Arizona State Fair

Dasey Berrueta and Jesus Solano

October 8, 2015


Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment

The Arizona State Fair is back and better than ever! They are getting ready to open up their gates for the first time this year from October 16 through November 08. They will be open Wednesday - Sunday. Have a chance to enjoy the city view while riding on La Grande Wheel and capture a...

Uhh Oh, Grades!

Uhh Oh, Grades!

Cody Bowling

October 7, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

As we all know, grades are due but are you satisfied with the grades you have received this quarter? During the first quarter, there have been so many activities and people that could’ve distracted you from doing your school and homework, which may have affected your grade, for better or for worse. Here...

Red Carpet: The Night to Remember!

Red Carpet: The Night to Remember!

Mikela Greenough and Jesus Rodriguez

October 5, 2015


Filed under Connecting the Pack, Lobo Spotlight, School

Many La Joya Lobos attended the 2015 homecoming dance this past Saturday, on September 26th. In fact, so many attended that the dance wound up being sold out. This has never happened at La Joya before. Entering the dance, attendees walked upon a glorious red carpet. The students' first impressions...

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

Mikela Greenough

October 5, 2015


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School

Last Friday, October 5th, a blood drive occurred here at La Joya in the student parking lot, held by United Blood Services. Annalisya Mercado, a senior, was one of the many students that donated blood on campus. She thought, “overall, the experience was great and fun. The doctors made us...

ALL TIME LOW TICKETS!

ALL TIME LOW TICKETS!

Jahnez Wong, Editor In Chief

October 1, 2015


Filed under All Around Town, Music

Are you one of the Hustlers for All Time Low? Do you enjoy the song Kids In The Dark? You want to see them in concert? Well we got TWO, count em, TWO FREE TICKETS to go see them in concert at the Mesa Amphitheater on October 20th! The "Back to The Future Hearts Tour" features bands such as Sleeping...

Loaded Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Loaded Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Mikela Greenough

October 1, 2015


Filed under Food, News

Oatmeal cookies filled with delicious chocolate, walnuts and coconut! Take some time out of YOUR day to make about a dozen decadent cookies that only take about 13 minutes to bake. Put a little effort into making the best loaded cookies around! Ingredients you'll need: 1 large egg 1/2 cup uns...

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