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Why the Tobacco 21 proposition is vital for preserving peoples health

Lilly Henkes, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

Senator McConnell has recently announced that he will be supporting a legislation that will raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. Though McConnell is from Kentucky, the nation's second largest tob...

Should 16-year-olds be able to vote?

Pracilla Yamini, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Since 1939, the voting age in most countries is 21 or higher. Then on July 1st, 1971, the Twenty-sixth Amendment was passed which lowered the voting age in the United States to 18 years old. Now, a new controversial topic comes...

Are Award Shows Relevant?

Matthew Kelly, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

Award shows have always seemed to be encompassed with the cultural agenda of the day, intertwined with the opinion of the award winner, too long, and too inaccurate. There is no debate that these award shows matter; on average ...

Gun Owners Social Media and Search History May Be Under Scrutiny In New York

Katie Frost, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

The rise in hate crimes against numerous groups of people through the use of guns has propelled the citizens of New York to propose bill S9191. This bill requires anyone who intends to apply for or renew a gun license to conse...

Should more languages be offered at school?

Patrick Chavez, Staff Writer

April 3, 2019

The importance of language is often understated, while more than half of the world speaks another language, Americans are often left behind in foreign language education. Learning a an additional language has been proven to enh...

ASB 2019 Venue

Taryn Snyder, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

As The House of Blues is added to the many venues for the LJHS ASB winter formal, many would say it is one we could attend again. Many students, like freshmen, Carly Wolf liked the concert feel of the venue saying, “I really lik...

How the Finals Schedule Impacts Students

Ellex Brown, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

All La Jolla High students participate in finals testing at the end of each semester, testing the students knowledge to the specific course. Because the tests are so long, students are given much more time to complete them ...

One Sheep, Two Sheep, White Sheep, Black Sheep

Ben Deckhut, Guest contributor

March 4, 2019

Editor’s note: Ben Deckhut is an LJHS graduate who is currently on a gap year. For more information on his travels visit gingerandthejew.com or @gingerandthejew on instagram. In the fleeting hours of youth, our time is lost on...

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