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Here’s to a New Chinese New Year!

Here's to a New Chinese New Year!

David Vazquez, Staff

February 3, 2020

AVONDALE- As we roll into the new year, a brand new decade for memories and changes for us, it's time for the Chinese New Year! In China, every year on January 25th they celebrate 'Lunar Year' or also called a Chinese New Year. Their purpose for their festival is all about luck, whether it's one's year or not, the main point of it is to bring good fortune ...

More Than Just an Athlete: Tre Lefebvre

Alyssa Elizalde, Staff

December 10, 2019

AVONDALE- A senior athlete at La Joya Community High School is trying his hardest all year to be the best he can be as a student-athlete. Tre Lefebvre has grown to love the sport he has been doing since he was young. Basketball has been in his life for as long as he can remember. He also believes...

Giving Season

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Maya Jarrett, Staff

December 5, 2019

  AVONDALE- It's giving back season. What are you going to be doing this year to help others out? It's a great time to help with giving back to anyone during these seasons. Giving back season is a great opportunity to do community service. The examples of different volunteer work include doing holiday dinne...

Jaden Smith’s Million Dollar Water Company

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Jasmine Avechuco, Staff

November 21, 2019

AVONDALE-  As we all know, our ocean is being contaminated by plastic especially water bottles making our oceans look bad and unhealthy. Until one day, a young celebrity named Jaden Smith or known as Will Smith youngest son was ready to use his platform and make a change. Jaden Smith has been wanti...

You Are All Champions in Our Eyes

You Are All Champions in Our Eyes

David Vazquez, Staff

November 20, 2019

AVONDALE- Our La Joya Varsity Football Team, have not made it to the playoffs since 2008. Until this year, we have some amazing boys that have played beyond their abilities this season, practicing day and night to become what they want'd to be since the first day of practice, a football player. The p...

La Joya Lobos Going to Playoffs

La Joya Lobos Going to Playoffs

David Vazquez, Staff

October 31, 2019

AVONDALE- 2019 is the year where our La Joya Football Team goes to championship, they have shown and put in work through this entire season, had their ups and downs, and drama in-between. Yet through all of that, they continued to strive for championships. All of the brotherhood go to prac...

Wrestling Lobos

Wrestling Lobos

September 30, 2019

AVONDALE- Esperanza Carillo is a 16-year-old junior and a second-year female wrestler who previously attended Kellis High School but is now here at La Joya Community High School. Carillo enjoys being able to be a part of the wrestling team here at La Joya and already feels welcomed and comfor...

More Than Just an Athlete: Carlos Fernandez

More Than Just an Athlete: Carlos Fernandez

Alyssa Elizalde, staff

September 27, 2019

AVONDALE- Starting out as just an ordinary high school student, Carlos Fernandez was a freshman when he decided to start playing football. The decision he made on that day impacted his life in a positive way and is now a senior in high school. He's confident in the way he plays the game. Fernandez ...

Suicide Awareness: Are You Aware?

Suicide Awareness: Are You Aware?

Isaac Taylor, Staff

September 24, 2019

AVONDALE- Suicide is a spreading epidemic and many people with mental illness will often resort to this if they don't have the proper help or resources to help them through the darkness. In 2018 suicide was actually the second leading cause of death in the united states of America with a rate of 14 suicides in ages 10 between 25. As you can see, teens ar...

Mass Shooting in Texas

Odessa, Texas

Joel Hewitt, Staff

September 24, 2019

ODESSA - A mass shooting in Odessa, Texas occurred last Saturday, on August 31. The shooter was believed to have killed at least seven people currently and wounded 22 more around the Odessa - Midland area. On August 31, 2019, there were reports of a harmed man driving around the Odessa area shooting in...

Books in Our School, Good or Bad?

Books in Our School, Good or Bad?

Karina Perez, Staff

September 12, 2019

AVONDALE- Within the four years of high school we spend at La Joya, we go through many novels,  whether it be fiction, non-fiction, an assigned novel or one we read on our free time; are these novels overall best for students? The forms of literature we read in school typically depend on the teacher a st...

Keep It Up Fighting Lobos

Keep It Up Fighting Lobos

Alex Westphal, Staff

September 9, 2019

AVONDALE- Senior year as an AP student can be a difficult year to find motivation, stress-free activities, and being able to balance time with a full schedule. However, we have many programs and support networks in place to benefit each and every student. For students with rigorous work schedules, ...

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