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The Voice of Cactus Shadows High School

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The Voice of Cactus Shadows High School

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The Voice of Cactus Shadows High School

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March means madness

Paul Wernes, travel editor March 7, 2022

The biggest college basketball tournament in the United States, March Madness, starts on March 13. March Madness starts with First Four games in Dayton, Ohio and continues through to the 2022 Final Four...

Beautiful music to Phoenix’s ears

Chris Alexander, staff writer March 7, 2022

The Museum of Musical Instruments is one of the attractions of Phoenix that has succeeded in capturing the history of music. The MIM has been able to give the opportunity to demonstrate to new generations...

Soaking in nature. Senior Max Hancock and his sister Sophie Hancock spent two days in Colorado on a family camping trip. Many families use camping trips as a way to bond with eachother.

Camping in the desert

March 7, 2022

Camping in Arizona is a popular activity and it’s important that campers are prepared enough in order to have a great experience. Arizona has a wide variety of different kinds of camping spots all around...

he well-known McCallister house can be rented on AirBnB for 25 dollars

Max Hancock, opinion editor February 10, 2022

An iconic symbol of pop culture and tradition, the McCallister home from the classic movie: Home Alone, is now available to be rented out as an Airbnb location where fans can live out their childhood dreams. The...

The cancelation of flights disrupts travel

Jordan Kern, staff writer February 10, 2022

With Covid surging throughout the world this year, major airlines are having to cancel flights due to shortage of staff. On January 1, 2022, over 1000 flights were delayed and hundreds were canceled....

The largest canyon in America continues to bring in visitors year round.

Arizona Natural

Livia Lowe, science editor February 10, 2022

All across the country there are pieces of land, called national parks, set aside for people to visit and see the natural beauty of the country. Arizona has three national parks in the state, those being...

Mike Lake admires the beauty that Hidden Meadow Ranch has to offer.

Secluded ranch provides refuge for fall visitors

Owen Taylor, staff writer November 5, 2021

Located about ten miles north from a small town called Greer, sits a peaceful ranch known as Hidden Meadow Ranch. It is about a three to four hour drive from Phoenix, Tucson or Flagstaff. The drive to...

Cheap flights available this fall

Katelyn Pinkham, style editor November 5, 2021

Travelers can expect good deals on cheap flights this coming fall due to the low travel demand. According to USA Today, airfare prices are expected to drop ten percent in the next few months as the travel...

Gas prices skyrocket in the United States

David Lane, news editor November 5, 2021

Gas prices nationwide have skyrocketed this year, costing an unprecedented $3.39 per gallon. This sharp increase may affect how people plan for their road trips this year. Since the beginning of 2021,...

Travel ban takes off from the states

Peyton Marinelli, spotlight editor November 5, 2021

On Friday, October 15th, the White House announced its plan to lift the travel ban effective November eighth, allowing visitors from other countries into the United States. “I would feel safe traveling...

The effectiveness of safety gear

Sarah Love, trending now editor October 6, 2021
With so much desert surrounding the Cave Creek community, it is no surprise that many member’s favorite pastimes are activities such as motorcycling. However, with a rising accident rate for these vehicles, it’s important to stay safe.

Arizona’s famous cliff dwellings

Livia Lowe, science editor October 6, 2021

Cliff dwellings are ancient houses built in caves. Many Native American tribes used those as their housings for safety from flooding and other weather issues. There are three major cliff dwellings in Arizona:...

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