The Guard Dog

The Guard Dog

Frankly Mr. Reidy, your ideas for lunch are trash

Frankly Mr. Reidy, your ideas for lunch are trash

Katrina Pehling, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018


Filed under JLMS News, Opinion, Showcase

On Monday May 14th, I came into the lunchroom to find that I had nowhere to sit with my friends. I asked where all of the stools and chairs had gone, they had apparently been removed and replaced with more tables. This sweep of all extra seating is the doing of Principal Reidy. I’m sure this decision...

Yanny or Laurel?

Yanny or Laurel?

Evie Chien, Editor in Chief

May 17, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Blast, Culture, JLMS News, Opinion, Showcase

Recently, Cloe Feldman posted an audio clip of someone saying Yanny/Laurel. People are saying its the audio version of the dress. Different people claim to hear one or the other and sometimes both. If you copy this link, https://www.vox.com/2018/5/15/17357684/yanny-or-laurel-audio you can listen to it. Comment down below and say wha...

Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Lauren Kaskey, Editorial Board

May 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, James Lit, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase

Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas The Hate U Give is an eye opening novel focusing on the controversial topic of police brutality. It was a truly wonderful experience for me and I really enjoyed reading it. In this astonishing young adult novel, 16 year old Starr Carter struggles with living in t...

Restorative Circle? Naahhh…

Restorative Circle? Naahhh…

Evie Chien, Editor in Chief

May 16, 2018


Filed under Culture, Interviews, JLMS News, Opinion, Reviews, Showcase

Restorative circles are supposed to help people solve problems. But do they actually? Otherwise people don't take it seriously enough to actually solve their problems. People goof off making other not feel comfortable sharing what they are going through, what they are upset about.  Interviews: Rebecca: ...

Hogwarts Mystery: Greatest Game EVER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Katrina Pehling, Editorial Board

May 9, 2018


Filed under Bulldog Blast, Culture, Opinion, Reviews

Hogwarts Mystery is probably the greatest game of all time. Between stunning graphics and endlessly entertaining plot, it’s truly a masterpiece. It rivals other outstanding games like the Sims or High School Story. The plot is that you’re a Hogwarts student (twelve years prior to the arrival of...

Book Review: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Book Review: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Evie Chien, Editor in Chief

May 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Reviews, Showcase

POSSIBLE SPOILERS!!!!!   " "Tom!" No answer. "Tom!" No answer. "What's gone with that boy, I wonder? You, TOM!" No answer." The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a book by the famous Mark Twain. Most know Mark Twain for The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Tom Sawyer, as it is more commonly known,...

Book2Read: Inkheart (and Inkspell and Inkdeath)

April 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion

One cruel night, Meggie's father reads aloud from Inkheart, and an evil ruler named Capricorn escapes the boundaries of the book, landing in their living room. Suddenly, Meggie's in the middle of the kind of adventure she thought only took place in fairy tales. Somehow she must master the magic that...

Carley’s Corner

Carley’s Corner

Carley McFarland, Reported

April 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

My spring break was super duper cool. First I went to a hotel then ate at ''The old spaghetti factory '' it was so good and I had Chicken Parmesen with no cheese and watched Dragon Ball Super and stayed  in Sacramento the first day in sac we went to Bas Pro Shop then Golden Corral  then the next day...

Carley’s Corner

Carley’s Corner

Carley McFarland, Reporter

April 3, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

My week was okay there were ups, downs, highs, and lows. I had a good Monday, an okay Tuesday, an awesome  Wednesday,an  a okay Thursday, a fine Friday.School was good this week I did my work and home work diner was good and I read a book and then I went on YouTube then went to bed that was my Monday....

Carley’s Corner

Carley’s Corner

Carley McFarland, Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Hi my name is Carley. Welcome to Carley's Corner. On Monday I woke up late. When I arrived to school I had to go straight to class, then I had to do IXL. I had a moment when I got so mad I quit but then I got back on task. Later on I went home and started reading for 20 minutes, then I ate dinner and...

Trump: Idiot or Best President Ever

Trump: Idiot or Best President Ever

Natalia Marshall, Reporter and Editorial Board

March 20, 2018


Filed under JLMS News, Opinion, Showcase

We all remember the night.  When we anticipated the results for the 2016 elections.  The stressing about how close it was. But then the final bell was struck and the winner announced.  The winner dread by most and followed blindly by the rest. The republicans candidate, Donald Trump. Racing through pe...

Straws Suck

Straws Suck

Aubrey Sumi, Editorial Board

March 14, 2018


Filed under JLMS News, Opinion, Showcase

Did you know that the US consumption of straws every year is enough to fill the Yankee stadium over 9 times or that the US consumption of straws per day is enough to wrap around the Earth’s circumference 2.5 times a day. These facts are true and scary to me which made me think could I get people to ...

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