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This category is dedicated to all the current events at Clark High School.

Meet Clark’s Newest Spanish Teacher: Ms. Duncan

September 27, 2017 3:25pm | Jaiden Reddy

After longtime Spanish teacher Ms. Reed moved last year, many of us wondered who would fill her place in the language department. Enter Profé Amanda Duncan, a new, exciting addition to the Charger language arts team. And so far, Mrs. Duncan’s first five weeks have […]

UNLV Football Loses to OSU En Route to an Up-and-Down Season

September 26, 2017 4:11am | Sean Golonka

Update, October 10: UNLV has since defeated San Jose State 41-13 (Sept. 30) and lost to San Diego State 41-10 (Oct. 7). In its 40 years of existence, the UNLV football team has been to a bowl game just three times (four if you count […]

Clark plays lights out in homecoming football game

September 19, 2017 4:10pm | Shan Reddy

The Clark Chargers football team decisively defeated Desert Oasis 36-0 in Friday’s homecoming football game. With strong performances from juniors Isaiah Bigby and Isaiah Veal, the Chargers played lights out. Literally. Six and a half minutes into the fourth quarter, the field’s power went out. […]

Clark Sets State Record with 23 National Merit Semifinalists

September 15, 2017 2:31pm | Patrick Keene

The National Merit Corporation has announced the semifinalists in its second round of the National Merit Scholarship. Students were selected based on their scores on the PSAT/NMSQT test taken in eleventh grade – this year’s cutoff was a composite score of 217. Clark High School’s […]

Tick Segerblom: The Senator Who Mari-wannas Weed Tourism

September 9, 2017 7:29pm | Grace Wang

From an outsider’s point of view, Las Vegas is all sin; it’s gambling, casinos, and bright lights alluring you to dark place. In short, the whole persona of Las Vegas to outsiders is represented by its slogan, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” One […]

Clark Cross Country Starting off Season Strong at Labor Day Classic (9/8)

September 7, 2017 3:25pm | Jorge Castro

Cross country is a sport in which teams and individuals run a race on open air courses over natural terrain such as dirt or grass. On Saturday, September 2, teams met for the Labor Day Classic, an annual high school cross country meet hosted by […]

Oakland Raiders Coming to Vegas

September 5, 2017 2:17pm | Sean Golonka

That’s right. By 2019 or 2020 or maybe even by 2021, depending on when exactly the Raiders’ planned luxury stadium is finished, the Oakland Raiders will become the Las Vegas Raiders. And with the Raiders will come a whole new wave of fans, businesses, and […]

CHANTRANT: Start School Later

September 1, 2017 5:21am | Shan Reddy

How much sleep do you get every night? Chances are, you aren’t getting nearly enough. Sleep is a fundamental necessity to human health and daily function. It is especially so for children and young adults, whose biological clocks and bodily systems are developing and transforming […]

Running Rebels Basketball on the Upswing

September 1, 2017 4:59am | Sean Golonka

Over the past few years, the UNLV basketball program has been, well, a mess. Last year, it had an overall 11-21 record, ending at 4-14 in the conference. The Runnin’ Rebels haven’t made the annual NCAA March Madness tournament since 2013. They haven’t won the […]

Hockey’s Back in the Desert: Las Vegas Golden Knights

September 1, 2017 3:59am | Patrick Keene

Many hockey fans said that hockey would never survive in the desert. The Phoenix Coyotes proved them wrong. Many hockey fans said that a West Coast hockey team would never win the Stanley Cup. The Colorado Avalanche proved them wrong. And now, those same hockey […]