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The Student News Site of Ventura High School

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The Student News Site of Ventura High School

The Cougar Press

The pursuit of happiness comes when you are not tied down in high school

The pursuit of happiness comes when you are not tied down in high school

William Maxwell and Saida Delgadillo March 8, 2019

Saida’s side: Highschool… an environment where immature and young teens see being in a relationship as the most important thing to obtain and where getting your heart broken is the “end of the...

According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, almost one million adolescents – or 19 percent of
those who have had sexual intercourse – become pregnant each year and those who get pregnant are most often those who tend to use drugs while doing sexual activity. Infographic by: Tanya Turchyn

Love on drugs: The dangers of teens combining sex with intoxication

Archer Herring and Tanya Turchyn March 8, 2019

When mixed with sexual relations, drugs, even common ones like alcohol and marijuana, can lead to spontaneous choices and a lack of judgment that may change a person’s or people’s futures. The reduction...

This does not affect just the LGBT community, and I want to make that very clear, said Mary Haffner of the controversy in her final speech as a VUSD trustee. An injustice against any is an injustice against all. Photo by: Micah Wilcox

Despite absence, Creswell looms over VUSD meeting

Micah Wilcox and Sam Coats December 12, 2018

“We have to ask ourselves [in] what kind of society do we want to live in?” said retiring board member Mary Haffner. “Schools are a microcosm of our society, and societal responses to actions...

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