Monthly Archives: April 2021

SRHS Varsity Volleyball Season Begins

SRHS varsity volleyball has begun. Both coaches and players are extremely excited to have a chance to play this season. Their first game was against Montgomery, they unfortunately lost, but opened the gates for the upcoming games. Even though SRHS volleyball lost their first game, senior MacKenzi Nelson said, “A personal goal this season for myself is to stay positive, bring lots of spirit and energy to the court and to make sure that our team is being safe and having fun.” Article & Photo By: Maddie Sanabria Santa Rosa

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A Rise In Anti-Asian Hate Crimes

A quiet place. The Bok Kai Temple is one of the most calming places that anyone can visit. In the 1805’s is when the temple was first open, and then later in 1880 rebuilt and renovated. ‘I love this temple, it is sacred. I have gone here since I was a little kid with my grandfather’, Daniel Wayne told me, a stranger but a constant visitor of the temple. Article & Photo By: Destyni Hayes Sadly, there has been a rise in Asian hate crimes all over the United States, including in our community. There have been many horrible

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Best Rom-Coms To Watch

Most people have a favorite rom-com that they like to watch over and over again. A freshman named Abby Mills wrote that her favorite romantic comedy is “The Holiday.” Who doesn’t enjoy a good Christmas rom-com? Article & Photo By: Tatiana Newman Romantic comedies, also known as rom-coms, are some of the most popular movies. You can watch them any time. Whether you’re celebrating, mourning, feeling happy, sad, or something else entirely, romantic comedies are always perfect for the occasion. Here are some of the best

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How To Keep Yourself Safe When Returning To In-Person Learning

The back-to-school essentials. Prep for your own return to school by adding masks and hand sanitizer to your list of items to bring when returning to campus. On April 26, roughly half of Santa Rosa High School’s students will return to in-person learning, while the other half will continue with virtual classes. For those students who do plan on returning to campus, make sure to use hand sanitizer and or wash your hands frequently, wear one or even two masks and keep a distance of at least 6 feet from other students to keep

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Santa Rosa Guide for Locals this Spring

Article By: Tara Elsa and Leilah Sterck Spring is here, and the weather is starting to warm up. Quarantine has made it more challenging to find fun and safe activities to do and places to hangout. This Santa Rosa locals’ guide will provide you with plenty of fun activities for you to do this spring in Santa Rosa! On March 22, Krispy Kreme started giving out free glazed doughnuts to people who have been fully vaccinated. This could be a fun thing to do with your friends; all you’ll need to do is drive up to Krispy Kreme, and

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SRHS College Plans For Seniors

Big Decisions! With decision day fast approaching, seniors have started the exciting and daunting process of committing to colleges. Madison Liggett, Josh Neese, and Megan Foote are just three of the many SRHS seniors getting ready for their next years at a University. Congrats to this resilient Santa Rosa High School senior class of 2021, it’s been a bumpy ride but the end is near. Photos From: Megan Foote (left), Josh Nesse (middle) and Madison Liggett (right) Article By: Shai Fichtelberg and Spencer Page After completing

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The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Continues MCU’s Online Streaming Success

A Marvel Masterpiece? The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is the newest marvel show to stream after the success of WandaVision and it has been thrilling. Premiering exclusively on Disney Plus, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier is a mix of classic and new age Marvel content at its finest. Check it out before the first season is over. Article & Photo By: Evan Mirante The Marvel Cinematic Universe has already put their stamp on TV streaming this year with WandaVision, but they’re not done yet. Marvel’s second show of the

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Paul Troppy: Santa Rosa High School’s Shot Put & Discus Coach

Painting! Paul Troppy shown here is partway through a painting job. Troppy has a day job of painting that he balances with his drive to coach his throwers.Photo By: Paul Troppy Article By: Conor Grace Paul Troppy is the long time shot put and discus coach of the SRHS Track and Field team who has been involved in throwing for nearly his entire life. Starting from when he was in high school throwing to when he started coaching, a year after he graduated from SRHS in 1984. Troppy is a Santa Rosa High School Alumni who spends

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Santa Rosa High School’s Upcoming Prom

Yes, you’re reading that right. The Santa Rosa High School student government class has been hard at work planning a prom. While details have yet to be set in stone, many students share in the excitement of SRHS senior Ruby Kowell, who says ”regardless of how the event itself is, I’m just glad to have one last hurrah with my best friends.” Graphic Created By: Mrs. Piehl. Article By: Molly Murphey Those who thought that a return to school this year was impossible may find it even harder to believe that the student government

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Indoor Sports Get the Green Light At SRHS

Huddled Up! The SRHS girls varsity basketball team huddles up during a game in January 2020. Girls basketball is one of several indoor sports starting in April at SRHS. The 2021 basketball season was postponed until spring due to COVID-19 restrictions. “I am very excited and grateful that we are able to have a basketball season and am ready for it to start,” said junior Erin Holland. Article By: Evan Mirante With the school year entering its final stretch it can be hard to find things to pass the time until summer. Luckily

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