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Library puts on Book Bracket

Library puts on Book Bracket

March 16

The Friends of The Library is bringing back its March Madness book bracket for another year. The event...

Aztecs finish runner-up in championship game

Aztecs finish runner-up in championship game

March 1

The Aztecs traveled to Grand Canyon Arena to take on the Basha Bears in the state title game, but fell...

Corona del Sol boys basketball beats Westview, advances to semifinals

Corona del Sol boys basketball beats Westview, advances to semifinals

February 19

The Aztecs were able to take down No. 8 seed Westview, 73-57, in a quarterfinal matchup. The quarterfinal a...

Corona puts on male and female versions of ’12 Angry Jurors’

Nikki Dull, Staff Writer

February 10

Filed under Around Corona del Sol, Uncategorized

On Feb. 9, 2017 CdS, TheatreWorks performed the play 12 Angry Jurors, directed by Rachel Rosen and Chris Carter. The play consisted of two separate casts, a female cast (12 angry women) and a male cast (12 angry men).  While both performances followed the same plot, it was entertaining to watch as each group brought thei...

Corona hires Jon Becktold as new head football coach

Jake Pyatt, Sports Editor

December 15

Filed under Around Corona del Sol, News, Sports, Sports Center, Uncategorized

Corona del Sol made its hiring of Jon Becktold to become the new head football coach official Dec. 15 by introducing the new coach to players and parents. Becktold left his position as head coach of Greenway, where the team finished with a record of 3-7 in 4A,  after just one season. Becktold has 26 years of coaching...

Corona band puts on joyous holiday concert

Nikki Dull, Staff Writer

December 14

Filed under Around Corona del Sol, Entertainment, Life & Times, Uncategorized

On Dec. 13 Corona del Sol’s band and percussion performed together for a joint holiday performance directed by Scott Werner. To start of the night, percussion performed the song “Hanukkah” and the stage was set up to match the holiday theme and also included captivating colorful lights that made the show even more enjoyable...

Corona boys soccer wins the Lotto Sport Western Showcase

Graham Eversden, Staff Writer

December 13

Filed under Around Corona del Sol, Game Recaps, Sports, Sports Around the State, Sports Center, Uncategorized

Over the weekend, the Corona boys soccer team traveled to California to compete in the Lotto Sport Western Showcase against teams from California, Arizona and Florida. The Aztecs won all three of their games to claim the championship trophy. “It was definitely the toughest competition we have faced as a program in a number...

Battlefield 1 lives up to high expectations

Ethan Farrell, Staff Writer

December 13

Filed under Entertainment, Staff Editorials, Uncategorized

Many modern first-person shooters take place in a futuristic time period. It has been a popular setting in video games, but has become rather exhausted. Gamers have been asking for a sweet release from jetpacks, hovercraft, and spaceships in major game titles, and DICE has delivered. DICE is well known as the developer of...

Corona Basketball steamrolls through tournament weekend

Corona Basketball steamrolls through tournament weekend

December 12

When looking at Corona del Sol’s boys basketball schedule before the season, many games and tourname...

Give back to the Earth and take the right action

Lauren Puffer, Life & Times Editor

December 12

Filed under Life & Times, Opinions, Staff Blogs, Uncategorized

It's the season of giving, so I thought, “why not talk about the gift that keeps on giving?” This year I'll be giving back to Mother Earth and I strongly encourage you to do the same. I know we don't have that much power over all of the industrial level changes that occur in the environment, but there is always a way...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them makes a splash at the box office

Ethan Farrell, Staff Writer

December 12

Filed under Entertainment, Life & Times, News, Opinions, Uncategorized

Many large works of fiction can be hard to add to in such a way that it will be satisfying on its own and to those who are already fans. J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series is no exception, being a largely developed world of wizardry that has captivated people of all ages since the first book was released. Nearly 20 years later,...

Popular gifts to make you the hit of your Christmas party

Haley Spracale, Staff Writer

December 12

Filed under Entertainment, Features, Life & Times, Opinions, Uncategorized

As the holiday season gets closer more and more people start heading out to purchase gifts for their friends and family. If you aren’t sure what to get for that special someone, here’s a wrap-up of some of the hottest gifts this season. Pie Face board game This game is becoming larger than life — literally. With its own segment on Ellen and videos of people playing this new game all over Youtube, Pie Face is a cheap, family-friendly game. The only material you need to buy other than the game is a can of whipped-cream. Be warned, this is game doesn’t come without the possibility of a big mess. You can bu...

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