Taking a Stand While Kneeling

Faith McKesson, Reporter

October 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

In the game against the Tennessee Titans on September 24, the Seattle Seahawks remained in the stadium locker room in an act of protest against the National Anthem. After Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the anthem at a San Fr...

Practice What We Preach

Cougar's Growl Staff

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

A tweet revealed, over the weekend, the racially-motivated conversation between several Clovis Unified students. This conversation detailed the owning, racing, and lynching of slaves. Why are we reading this headline again? Tho...

IT Worth Seeing

Josiah Majors, Reporter

September 25, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

In 1990, It was released as a two part TV special, and  now 27 years later, It has made its proper entrance onto the big screen. Both projects were based off the novel It written by the notorious king of horror and suspense,...

Is There a Point to Getting a Job in High School?

Brooke Sauceda, Reporter

September 25, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I am a student with a car. And frankly, I like to drive it quite a bit - typically to places that require me to spend money. Unfortunately, since money doesn’t grow on trees, I’ve had to scrounge around for money where I can fi...

Easily Irritated Larry David Returning with Curb Your Enthusiasm

Justin Franco, Reporter

September 22, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Sarcastic and stubborn Larry David, who plays himself, is back with Curb Your Enthusiasm returning October 1 and picking up right where it left off from its six year hiatus. After much talk of the show making a return, thi...

Simple, Crisp, and In Style

Samir Allen, Reporter

May 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Men. Men. Men. What are we going to do with the whole male gender? Some males can dress as if fashion is second nature to them. Some can't seem to piece together an outfit that shows their sense of style. While others could no...

What’s That Smell?

Abbygail de Castro, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Spring is officially here, and with that comes sunny skies, cooler weather, and beautiful flowers. Emphasis on beautiful, because as you can tell, our campus is surrounded by nature’s beauty. I mean I’m loving those roses...

Smarter Balance?

Megan Dean, Reporter

April 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Spring Break, a much needed mental break for teachers and students alike. With the break done, students might expect to simply ease themselves into school mode again, but don’t get too far into that state of mind if you’re ...

Flight, Fight, or Film

Megan Dean, Reporter

April 19, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The bystanders effect is by definition the denial to intervene or help a victim in the presence of others.  Also known as bystander apathy, the bystander effect has become obvious in today’s society. However, with easy acc...

Tips for Getting Hired

Brooke Sauceda, Reporter

April 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As we head into the final two months of the school year summer is closer than ever and so are all the plans that come with it. For many students this means finding a job to make a little extra money and replace the hours spent...

Clovis: #1 Place to Raise a Family

Allyson Dyck, Reporter

April 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Clovis, California is the number one place to live and raise a family. The three aspects that I based this evaluation on are: schools, affordability, and the economy. Clovis Unified graduation rate is 89.1% according to U.S.News.co...

Seasonal Illness: Spring Fever

Alexa VanHooser, Reporter

March 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

There comes a time in every school year when it appears that there’s a small-scale power struggle between students and teachers. Students, rallying to escape the 36-week vice-grip school holds on their lives begin to ignore ...

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