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Student Copes with Loss During Holiday Season

Student Copes with Loss During Holiday Season

Hannah Majerczyk and Eden Amberber

January 3, 2017

Life seemed to be blissful for a teenage girl. But her life changed in the blink of an eye. At the age of 15, sophomore Sydney Taylor lost an important family member, her father. One dark night, a car drove on the road with a motorcycle following behind it. A father of two was on the motorcycle, on...

Ashley Bell

Ashley Bell

Thu Vu and Eden Amberber

September 6, 2016

"Be positive. Don't think about the negative things. When someone close to me passed away, I had to stay positive and move on."

Loss of father motivates junior

Loss of father motivates junior

Karla Romero, Reporter

October 28, 2015

     While others are eating Christmas dinner and joking with their family inside their warm homes, there is one family who is not at home. Instead, they are visiting the cemetery in the chilly December night. That family is junior Darrien Reed’s, visiting the grave of his late father.      ...

Krislyn Harris

Krislyn Harris

Miranda Molina, Reporter

October 28, 2015

"When my grandma died, my mom [was] depressed about her [death]. It didn’t hit or effect me until the funeral.  [Before] that, I was just like, ‘Okay well.' And everyday I would see this same butterfly, and I knew that was her favorite insect, and I would see it everyday and tell my mom. My mom was...