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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...

A New Twist ro Rap: Marteen

Christian Deadwyler, Staff

November 26, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

  New artist Marteen just dropped a new song "Sriracha". This song is quickly picking up traction, and brings a new twist to rap with a clear chorus, clean vocals, and an intricate instrumental. This song is a combination between an easy-going fun song, and a meme-lovers cringe fix. "M...

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...

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...

How To Avoid Getting Hit By A Car (word count, pictures)

Austin Daleo, Staff

October 13, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School, Student Life, True Life, Uncategorized

Since the beginning of the school year at least  2 people got injured on campus. So there clearly needs to be a safety rule check for everyone. To make sure that everyone will be alive for their graduation.  Be Aware Of Your Surroundings This seems too obvious but being on your phone or o...

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...

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Michael Enero, Staff

October 12, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Food, TV, Uncategorized

The newest Internet food craze has arrived, and it has arrived with hype. This past Saturday, McDonald's has released an item named Szechuan sauce for a limited time. Only the first 20 people in line at participating location received the sauce. Rick and Morty fan Terence Jon Nerona stated, "Haven't...

Is Technology for You?

Is Technology for You?

Andrew Chavez, Staff

September 22, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, High School, Uncategorized

Have you ever wanted to have a full time job on working with technology? For all you who want to get connected to technology there are jobs such as an IT manager. Computer technology is evolving faster than ever before and demand for computer professionals with the right qualifications is at an all ...

High school Athletes

High school Athletes

Kealohalani Kauhako-Viernes, Staff

September 18, 2017


Filed under Connecting the Pack, School, Sports, Uncategorized

Tyanna Chee is currently a Sophomore here at LJHS, she is also known as Ty for short. Ty plays basketball, she was asked a few questions about being a student athlete. This will be Ty's second year playing high school basketball, her positions are point guard, and wing. As a point guard she has to...

La Joya Media: The Update

La Joya Media: The Update

Christian Deadwlyer, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

La Joya Community High School will be updating and using its social media accounts in 2017-2018 more than it has previously. The media department at La Joya has big plans for the upcoming year for social media. Students at La Joya have complained about the lack of social media and the lack of interaction...

New People Opinions of La Joya

New People Opinions of La Joya

Austin Daleo, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Being in a high school can be overwhelming for most people. Whether it's trying to make new friends for freshman or brand new teachers trying to figure out what works best for their class. Freshmen aren't the only new students at La Joya. Diamond a senior at  La Joya says "La Joya is a new experience...

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