• The Chargers Bolt to L.A.

    The Chargers Bolt to L.A.

    Sadie Neville, Staff Writer

    January 20, 2017

    A long-time speculated idea became a harsh reality for San Diegans on Jan. 12. The NFL team, San Diego Chargers, announced a move to Los Angeles for the 2017-2018 season on Thursday.   The Chargers began their run with the NFL in L.A. back in 1960, but have been at home in San Diego for 5... READ MORE »»

    A San Diego Chargers fans cheer in front of the Spreckels Theatre during a hearing hosted by the NFL to gather comments from football fans on the possible relocation of the San Diego Chargers to Los Angeles Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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  • Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

    Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom

    Charlie Martin, Editor-In-Chief

    January 13, 2017

    During one of his final speeches, President Barack Obama apostrophized his Vice President, Joe Biden, referring to him as “the best Vice President America has ever had.” In a surprise tribute to his right hand man and close friend of 8 years, he awarded Biden with the Presidential Medal of Freed... READ MORE »»

  • Mexico Mayhem

    Mexico Mayhem

    Samantha Miranda Espinoza, A&E Editer

    January 13, 2017

    Mexico has started off the new year with chaos and protests. The Los Angeles Times reported on Jan.7, “ [there is] unrest over  the gasoline price hikes in Mexico flared up at the Tijuana border crossing Saturday night [Jan. 7]  as a large protest prompted U.S. authorities to block access into M... READ MORE »»

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  • Together Forever: Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher

    Together Forever: Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher

    Leslie Valle, Staff Writer

    January 13, 2017

    On December 27th, 2016, famous writer, actor and mental health advocate, Carrie Fisher, was pronounced dead due to heart complications which was later then confirmed as a cardiac arrest that happened while on a flight from London to Los Angeles. Fisher was best known as playing the role of ... READ MORE »»

  • Facebook Torture Video

    Facebook Torture Video

    Jackalyn Diaz, Staff Writer

    January 13, 2017

    It’s every parent's worst nightmare.   A special needs teen was brutally beaten while another live broadcasted it via Facebook. The  victimized teen had been tied up for about four or five hours, according to CNN.   The video of the attack shows the victim cowering in the corner ... READ MORE »»

Handymen At Helix

Handymen At Helix

Samantha Miranda Espinoza, A&E Editor

Built in 1952, Helix is now over 60 years old and in desperate need of some refurbishing. Mr. Kevin  Osborn, our director, dates some of the construction back to about 10 years ago and Mr Damon Chase, 9th grade principal sai...  Read More »

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A Spooktacular Performance

A Spooktacular Performance

Haniyah Taylor, Staff Writer

With a spooktacular performance, Helix Charter High School’s Vocal Music Department hosted their annual “Haunted Helix” Halloween show on Oct. 28, 2016 in the Helix Performing Arts Center. With four show choirs: Mixed Voices, Highlan...  Read More »

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Junior Proposals: Getting Ready for the Big Project

Chelsea Nunez, Staff Writer

As November begins, fall lingers in the air, for juniors at Helix, junior proposals are also lingering. Nov. 8 marks a big deadline for Juniors as their proposals must be submitted before 3 p.m that day. The Junior pr...  Read More »

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Ohio Hypnotist

Ohio Hypnotist

Samantha Miranda Espinoza, A&E Editor

When an Ohio woman in Sheffield Village, Ohio, visited the now 59-year-old Michael W. Fine, her lawyer, to discuss a custody issue, “They chatted, and she paid him a $1,500 fee,” reported The Washington Post. “Whe...  Read More »

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  • Helix Investigates Allegations January 20, 2017
  • Girl Meets End January 20, 2017
  • Hacking the Election January 13, 2017
  • Biden Receives the Presidential Medal of Freedom January 13, 2017

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The Chargers Bolt to L.A.

The Chargers Bolt to L.A.

Sadie Neville, Staff Writer

A long-time speculated idea became a harsh reality for San Diegans on Jan. 12. The NFL team, San Diego Chargers, announced a move to Los Angeles for the 2017-2018 season on Thursday.   The C...  Read More »

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World Series Game 7 2016

World Series Game 7 2016

December 14, 2016

Helix Football vs. Grossmont: A Rivalry

Helix Football vs. Grossmont: A Rivalry

December 14, 2016

Novice Water Polo Makes a Splash Against El Capitan

Novice Water Polo Makes a Splash Against El Capitan

December 14, 2016

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