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Marcos Gonzalez, Reporter

November 16, 2018

As the countdown to Thanksgiving becomes shorter and shorter, it gives us time to think on what we are thankful for in our lives. For me, there are many things I’m thankful for: friends, family, a spam account, my bed. To narr...

What I’m thankful for…

Tiffany Vuong, Reporter

November 16, 2018

I am thankful for being able to play soccer for the past 7 years and for getting to play with both my high school and club team for the past 3 years. Soccer allows me to spend time with friends and do something that I enjoy d...

I am thankful for my ability and focus on tumbling

Adelyn Gaither, Reporter

November 16, 2018

I am grateful for many things I am able to do in my daily life. One thing I am thankful for is my ability and focus on tumbling. For as long as I can remember, I have been able to do a cartwheel. Cartwheels and back handsprings ar...

“Reading” into what I’m thankful for

Hayden Umphenour, Reporter

November 16, 2018

This Thanksgiving, I’m taking a closer look into everything that’s around me, and understanding the resources I have which many others don’t.   Many women and children around the world do not have access to l...

I am thankful for the relationship I have with my mom

Sonia Wasserman, Reporter

November 16, 2018

I’m thankful for my mom, who has given up her time, money, and is willing to give me whatever I need to be successful. My mom has constantly told me I have what it takes to get into any college of my choosing and that I won...

I’m thankful for my education, as a girl

Ariana Cross, Reporter

November 16, 2018

This holiday season, I am especially thankful for my education. While school can be stressful and time consuming it’s important to remember what a privilege it is to be able to attend school - especially being that I am a gi...

I am thankful to have school as an outlet for making friends

Nick Carlson, Reporter

November 16, 2018

This Thanksgiving, one of the many things I am thankful for is being able to make friends at school. I have always had a hard time making friends; as a kid, I would always try to make friends but I was never able to because I d...

I got a tank full of thankfulness…

Caden McCune, Reporter

November 16, 2018

I am now in my junior year, and I have to say that one of the things I am most thankful for this year is Orcutt Academy. No, no stop mousing over to the exit button, I swear I’m not a nerd (Ok maybe I am, but still that doesn’t...

Chocolate and thanksgiving

Peyton Heath, Reporter

November 16, 2018

I am thankful for chocolate! And my last name is a chocolate bar so obviously it’s highly important. Chocolate solves every problem in life. There is nothing in life that chocolate can't solve. Sad? Chocolate. Forget to do ...

Working while I golf

Robbie Birch, Reporter

November 16, 2018

Since I got a job 3 months ago, my life has changed. Whether it’s having extra money to spend, or just having something to do, I’m thankful for that. My parents wanted to me to get a job, mainly because I needed to save...

A toast to hardships

Hope Davidson, Reporter

November 16, 2018

As odd as it may sound, this Thanksgiving I am thankful for hardships. Hardships are what make life so exciting because they help you grow into a better person. They ultimately develop your character. Hardships make you cherish...

Thanksgiving Edition

Thanksgiving Edition

November 16, 2018

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