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Net Neutrality: The (Possible) Future of the Internet

Net Neutrality: The (Possible) Future of the Internet

Joseph Shouse, Staff

December 8, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, Connecting the Pack, News, School, Uncategorized, US & World, World

As of December 14, 2017, Congress is set to hold a vote alongside the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) on the fate of the World Wide Web, a service that billions of people around the world to connect and do practically anything. The vote is set to repeal the Obama-era policy of net neutrality....

The end of first semester is right around the corner!

The end of first semester is right around the corner!

Jennifer Lopez, Staff

December 5, 2017


Filed under High School, News, School, Student Life, Uncategorized

Its been a good first semester so far, but as we start going into the month of December we find ourselves coming to an end of this semester and some of us are a little worried about grades. Most can even say its been a stress trying to catch up and trying to pass. When asked how they feel about the semester...

Move Over Bill Nye, Here Comes Mr. Nowbath

Move Over Bill Nye, Here Comes Mr. Nowbath

Tiffany Rosario Acosta, Author

November 22, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Showcase

If you ever thought of taking geology or AP biology, most likely you will have Mr. Nowbath as your teacher. Known for cracking jokes, Mr. Nowbath has just won the Teacher of the Year award, and we are all very excited for his achievements. "Its kind of been a whirlwind. I'm not usually one for awards...

Lonzo Ball: The Definition of a Big Baller

Lonzo Ball: The Definition of a Big Baller

November 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, World

Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball is the most controversial rookie in sports today. While Lakers fans praise him for his passing ability and high basketball IQ, skeptics mock at his unorthodox jump shot and embarrassing stat lines. The Ball family has attained popularity recently, with Lonzo and his...

Fall Season is here!!!

Fall Season is here!!!

Nicholas Gamez, Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, School, Student Life

It is official lobos the fall season is here. Grab your jackets and get prepared to watch the green turn yellow. Leaves will fall and the temperature will drop. Fall season is when Arizona finally gets cold. People all over campus are excited about the fall season and are ready to get a break from the...

Astros v.s Dodgers, can the Dodgers pull it off?

Astros v.s Dodgers, can the Dodgers pull it off?

Aaron Santibanez, Staff

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Astros lead the dodgers 3-2 in a 5 game series, heading into the 6th game will the Astros reign in victory or will the Dodgers upset and lead into a game 7? Throughout the first  5 games of the season we have seen the Dodgers go head on and lead the Astros on until the ending innings of which...

¿Hablas Español?

¿Hablas Español?

Tiffany Acosta, Author

November 1, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Lobo Spotlight, News, School

Every high school student is required to take a world language class. If you choose Spanish here at La Joya High School then you'll be lucky if you get Mrs. Locker or how her students know her, Sra. Locker. "Mrs.Locker is very friendly. She is honestly like a very nice person and kind and good character,...

Senior Stress: This is It

Senior Stress: This is It

Joseph Shouse, Staff

November 1, 2017


Filed under College, Connecting the Pack, Counseling Corner, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Student Life

It's your senior year at La Joya. You're on the final lap. The final leg. You've gone through three years of positive (or negative!) experiences, and it's the end. So what do you do now? If you're working on graduating, you've probably experienced a sensation known as stress. Stress is defined as...

The Rise and Fall of D Rose

The Rise and Fall of D Rose

Vinny Gonzales

October 23, 2017


Filed under Sports

His rookie season was his best and being MVP was the spark of Derrick Rose being great in NBA. Unfortunately, the Bulls weren't good enough and the start of lower bottom injuries happened. When Derrick Rose tore his ACL in which some would say, is the reason the Chicago Bulls didn't go into the finals,...

Opening Week for the NBA: A Thriller

Opening Week for the NBA: A Thriller

Chloe Enero, Editor In Chief

October 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, World

TNT ratings and courtside hype are high, which only means one thing: basketball season is here. Opening week for the NBA has been one hell of ride; from twisted ankles, superstar rookies to big bets for this season’s trades. The opening games have set the tone for the rest of the 2017-2018 NBA season: hype...

Is Mr.West The Best?

Is Mr.West The Best?

Tiffany Rosario Acosta, author

October 14, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, High School, Lobo Spotlight, School, Showcase

Have you seen a teacher that has tons of school spirit around campus? Have you seen a teacher that is so involved not only in school and sports but also in student learning? Well one must of heard about Mr. West! Mr. West is an AP Government/Government/World History teacher here at La Joya and has...

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Sharpen Your Pencils and Your Skills

Brandon Seng, Staff

October 13, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, Counseling Corner, High School, News, School, Student Life, Uncategorized

Let's start off by actually knowing what the PSAT truly means and why you're suppose to take it. The PSAT also known as "The Preliminary Standardized Assessment Test" is meant to test your knowledge and prepare you for taking the SAT before entering college. High school students are often required to tak...

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