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NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief
July 20, 2017
Filed under Briefs, News

Rising senior, Eric Jimenez, brought home a national title for #BankOnIt at the National Academy Foundation (NAF) Convention in which Miami-Dade Schools had champions in each category. NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders, who work together to ensure high school students...

Last Night’s Mistake Didn’t Hurt Gianforte’s Big Break

Last Night’s Mistake Didn’t Hurt Gianforte’s Big Break

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
May 27, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Thursday, May 25, Montana held an election to determine who will finally take the role as the member of the United States House of Representatives for the state's at-large congressional district.  The votes were counted, and in the end, Republican Greg Gianforte won the special election. However,...

Cavalier Baseball Advances to Regional Final

Cavalier Baseball Advances to Regional Final

Catherine Healy, Business Manager
May 17, 2017
Filed under Briefs, News

The Cavalier Baseball team advanced to the Regional Finals in the FHSAA state playoff series yesterday by defeating district rival Coral Park 4-3 in extra innings. Leading the Cavaliers were Pitchers John Kenney and Carson Willis who combined to hold the Rams to 3 runs over 9 innings. Nico Montes brought...

Terror at the University of Texas

Terror at the University of Texas

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer
May 17, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Monday, April 2,  a student with a hunting knife slashed one person to death and injured three others at the University of Texas. All victims were around the ages of 20 and 21, all were male and all were students at the university.  This caused a spur of terror on campus until the man was apprehended...

MTV Awards

MTV Awards

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017
Filed under News

Formerly the MTV Movie Awards, the 24th annual MTV Movie & TV awards broadened their horizons by acknowledging and adding new categories that pertain to television shows and actors. With host Adam DeVine, the show had many surprises as well as new award categories, and amazing performances. Here...

The French Election Results, and Why You Should Care

The French Election Results, and Why You Should Care

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On the weekend of May 6, France elected Emmanuel Macron as their new president. This comes amid some of the lowest approval ratings ever for the current president, François Hollande, which have recently been hovering around four percent. Many cite the dismal approval ratings as his reason for not running...

A Signature Towards the Future: Six More Cavaliers Sign Letters of Intent

A Signature Towards the Future: Six More Cavaliers Sign Letters of Intent

Maria F. Estrada, Features Editor
May 14, 2017
Filed under Briefs, Campus, News

On Thursday, May 11, Coral Gables Senior High held a non-football signing event to honor six student-athletes who will be taking their athletic careers to the next level.  Tennis player, Kristina Fernandez, committed to play for Cleveland State University. Swimmer, Hannah Cordes,  committed to swim...

Madness in Venezuela

Madness in Venezuela

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer
May 11, 2017
Filed under Briefs, International & Domestic, News, News

Since April 1st, 20 people have been killed in violence and demonstrations. Also, dozens of people have been injured and even thousands detained. What has brought millions of Venezuelans into the streets is huge food shortages, large rates of crime and inflammation, and censorship. The economy is expected...

Updates: North Korea in the Today’s Political Atmosphere

Updates: North Korea in the Today’s Political Atmosphere

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer
May 10, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Sun., April 16, North Korea's attempted missile launch failed.  This weapons test came the day after Kim Jong Un's regime held a military parade on the nation's most important holiday.  Both events serve to show off North Korea's military power and possible aggressionist policies.  Following these...

100 Days Later…

100 Days Later…

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer
May 10, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

Saturday, April 29., marked 100 days since Donald Trump took office. It also marked the day of the White House Correspondents Dinner, an annual gala that, as Hasan Minhaj the comedic speaker at the event said, "is about celebrating the 1st amendment and free speech". Meanwhile, a hundred miles away,...

Documentary Filmmaker Takes On Republican Congress

Documentary Filmmaker Takes On Republican Congress

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer
May 8, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

The past month in Georgia has seen the surprisingly strong run of documentary filmmaker Jon Ossoff for Georgia's 6th Congressional District in Congress.  In December 2016, President Trump named Tom Price, the former representative of this District as his pick for secretary of Health and Human Services,...

CAF & DM Takes FSPA ’17

CAF & DM Takes FSPA ’17

Maria F. Estrada, Features Editor
May 5, 2017
Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Ready to immerse themselves in the wonders of journalism and compete head-to-head against some of Florida's best publications, the Communication Arts, Film, and Digital Media (CAF & DM) Academy participated in the Florida Scholastic Press Association's (FSPA) state competition at the Wyndham Orl...

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