Valhalla High School

Opinion: Extremists in every religion

Opinion: Extremists in every religion

Buddhist monks are slaughtering Muslim women and children in their campaign of ethnic cleansing—just last week killing 12, according to Al Jazeera America. Christian organizations, like the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA), are infamous for their hatred of those who do...

Opinion: Sexism and the growing gender divide

Opinion: Sexism and the growing gender divide

Women are no stranger to oppression. Be it via the workplace or within the family, there is no question sexism has played a major role in the shaping of women’s history. But sexism is not limited to one gender or the other, its spectrum is broad and far-reaching,...

Isabella Busalacchi takes the road less traveled

Isabella Busalacchi takes the road less traveled

Valhalla senior Isabella Busalacchi, called Bella by friends and family, is an international karting and racing superstar. When she is not playing for United and Valhalla’s soccer teams, she is making a name for herself in international motor sports. Ranked as the top...

Valhalla girls’ gymnasts flip with joy

Valhalla girls’ gymnasts flip with joy

On April 29, the Valhalla girls' gymnastic team competed against the El Cajon Valley Braves at the Thunderdome. The Braves only had seven varsity girls competing for their school while Valhalla had eight varsity and twelve junior varsity competitors. The final overall...

Yik Yak or yik yuck?

Yik Yak or yik yuck?

Yik Yak is a social media app that has risen to the highest ranks of the Android and Apple app markets. It has struck up popularity not only with its intended audience, college students, but also among teens. The app allows the users to post whatever they want without...

Why we “Literally, Can’t Even” speak correctly

As more and more new phrases of slang have started to weave themselves into the vocabularies of the youth of modern society, it appears that multiple “word crimes” and grammatical errors grace themselves upon the tongues of society which makes everyone sound more...

Opinion: Extremists in every religion

Valhalla boys’ lacrosse defeats El Capitan

Last Monday, March 23, the boys’ lacrosse team played in their first home game against El Capitan, securing their first win of the season with a final score of 7-6. The team had previously played some of the toughest teams in the district including Granite Hills and...