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The COVID-19 Symptom Tracker: Are You Using It?

The COVID-19 Symptom Tracker: Are You Using It?

Demir Mikulin, Reporter

September 28, 2020

This past Monday marked our sixth week of blended learning as a school community. Looking back a few months, none of us had any idea what this school year would look like or if we would even be in school. A large group of us were, and possibly still are, very worried about everything regarding this pande...

Sports: Another Victim of COVID?

 Senior Madi Gilchrist smiles at a softball game, making the best of a strange season.

Simone Beauchamp, Written Content Editor

September 22, 2020

Football season, Raptor Rallies, late nights spent at games and practices: all staples of the Eaglecrest high school experience. But in our new, COVID-induced reality, these things are practically nonexistent. Football was postponed, rallies canceled and many sports practices and games are no longer...

A Plague on All Our Houses

A Plague on All Our Houses

Rachel Perez, Reporter

September 22, 2020

Months of vocal rest, hours of practice, and all for an audience of one: yourself. But after just a few weeks back at school, it’s with heavy hearts that performing arts students must concede the odds of the audience count going up any time soon are slim to none. During these troubling times inflicted...

What Does EHS Think About The 2020 Election?

What Does EHS Think About The 2020 Election?

Edmond Kunath, Advertising Manager

September 21, 2020

No matter how you consume information, whether through social media, television, the newspaper, or even smoke signals, the 2020 Election has been mentioned in every small piece of media. Commentators, opinionated shows, and more have always mentioned the election on a national scale. However, wha...

Ap Online

Ap Online

Rachel Perez, Reporter

September 16, 2020

For many students returning to Eaglecrest High School for the 2020-2021 school year, each day has been taken with a grain of salt. Due to the ever menacing presence of coronavirus, our school has been forced to adopt a blended schedule, hosting two days of in-school education while maintaining v...

BLM: Minneapolis to Colorado

Photo of C’Monie Scott at a George Floyd protest.

Rhyan Herrera, Reporter

September 14, 2020

What is the Black Lives Matter movement: #BlackLivesMatter was founded in 2013 in response to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s murderer. Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada. Black Lives Matter is a movement that advocates for nonviolent civil di...

Record-Breaking Wildfires Ravage Colorado

Record-Breaking Wildfires Ravage Colorado

Demir Mikulin, Reporter

September 9, 2020

As I was walking home a couple weeks ago, I was caught off guard by a thick smoke in the distance. It covered the usually stunning view of our mountains and made the air feel heavier than usual. Doing homework that night, I noticed another unusual sight: a blood red moon. Little did I know that somethin...

Chadwick Boseman’s Legacy

Boseman (middle) as Jackie Robinson surrounded by press in another shot from the movie 42.

Brendan Belfield, Video Content Editor

September 6, 2020

The beloved actor Chadwick Boseman, best known for his role as the Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, tragically passed at age 43 on August 28th. Boseman had been fighting colon cancer for the past four years. He appeared in many films and TV shows, such as the film 42 where he played the...

2020 DNC and RNC: Gone Virtual

2020 DNC and RNC: Gone Virtual

Edmond Kunath, Advertising Manager

September 5, 2020

After 4 years, it’s time for a presidential election again! All the campaign ads and debates are ramping up with less than 2 months left until November 3. Conventions were held for the political parties in the United States, occurring with a combination of both in person and remote from multiple places...

Senior Sunrise

McMillen and Sodhi with a

Jessica Mcmillian, Editor in Chief

August 18, 2020

August 17th, 2020, I officially started my senior year of high school. Since freshman year, I have tried to imagine what it would be like to be a top dog. Yesterday I woke up, looked in the mirror but I could not process how I am already a senior in high school. To be fair, I did not spend much time...

An Update on COVID

Once Colorado’s mask mandate went into effect, many stores, like this Starbucks, put up signs requiring customers to wear face masks.

Simone Beauchamp, Written Content Editor

August 8, 2020

The virus COVID-19 is seemingly inescapable. The pandemic, which we once thought might be over by summertime, has now run rampant for over 6 months. And for those 6 months, our world has had to adapt to a global pandemic. Social distancing became a new normal. Masks, hand sanitizer and toilet paper beca...

Covid 19: JUNE

A sign outside Eaglecrest’s track and fields warns of COVID-19 hazards as teams begin to return to workouts.

Simone Beauchamp, Written Content Editor

June 30, 2020

As June comes to a close, coronavirus cases are once again on the rise, with over 2.5 million cases in total reported in the U.S. alone, and 10.3 million worldwide. And those are only the confirmed cases; without widely available testing, we cannot know with certainty how many cases there actually a...

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