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Fire & Lightning Storms in Sonoma County

Photo By: Erin Holland Unlike anything we’ve seen before. Hearing the thunder outside, junior Erin Holland snapped a picture of the rare sighting of lightning in the Bay Area. The lightning produced red flag warnings all throughout the county, and eventually sparking wildfires. “It was a feeling of worr[y] but astonishment at the same time,” said Holland. Article By: Tianna Cooke Early Sunday morning on August 16, lightning struck the Bay Area, shocking thousands. Many were shocked at the rare-sighting, staying up to

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Panthers help out fellow Panthers

By Isabella DeMattei Santa Rosa High School is known throughout Sonoma County as a welcoming place for all, and in the aftermath of the devastating Sonoma County fires, SRHS’s reputation as a caring community was resolidified. The students and staff of SRHS have come together in many different ways to help out the community. The High School hosted many Town Hall meetings for government officials and first responders to share crucial information to the public. Many students are also working with the Helping Hands Clothing

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School is back in Session October 30th

[caption id="attachment_149" align="aligncenter" width="225"] On October 9, wildfires spread through Santa Rosa.[/caption] After three weeks, SRHS will be open again. The wildfires that spread through Sonoma, Napa, and Lake Counties caused many school closures. More than 71,000 students were affected by this. It has been a long three weeks since students roamed the halls. Events that had been scheduled during the closure have been rescheduled, including testing, sporting events, and the annual homecoming dance. On October

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