Let’s Rodeo!

Reported by Aiden Guerra   San Antonio, TX – The annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo is set to kick off its festivities on February 8 and will continue the thrill until February 25. Rodeo enthusiasts, music lovers, and families alike are gearing up for an unforgettable experience at this year’s event. One of…

NFL Rumors

Reported by Hunter Paganucci There have been rumors that the recent Super Bowl game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers was rigged. The Kansas City Chiefs won the game, and some people speculate that this was not due to chance. The rumors started after popular artist Taylor Swift began dating Chiefs…

Valentine Roots

Reported by Alison Garcia Franco Valentine’s Day is almost here and some people may question how this day came to be. Valentine’s Day has its roots in ancient Roman and Christian traditions. It is believed that the holiday originated from a Roman fertility festival called Lupercalia, which was celebrated in mid-February. As Christianity spread, the…

Mavericks Give San Francisco the Nod

Reported By Giovani De La Torre The Mav Universe isn’t too excited about this year’s Super Bowl matchup but sixty per cent  of those who responded are going with the NFC Champs. The San Francisco 49ers will play the always-in-it Chiefs. Kansas City is the defending Super Bowl Champion and on paper  this game looks…

Celebrating Excellence: Honoring Black History Month at Madison

Reported by Giselle Ruiz In the United States, February is celebrated as Black History Month. During this month, we honor the accomplishments and contributions of black people from all periods of American history. This includes the enslaved people brought over from Africa in the 17th century to African Americans living in the United States today….

Presidents’ Day Unites Nation in Tribute to Leaders Old and New

Reported by Breeze Ruiz Everyone widely recognizes the face on the one-dollar bill. This founding father, military officer, and first President of the United States served from 1789 to 1797. He demonstrated outstanding leadership skills by leading the Continental Army to victory in the Revolutionary War and played a pivotal role in creating the U.S….

Chicago: Madison’s Latest Play Based on a True Story

Reported by Anahi Avolos The performances for Chicago are tonight and tomorrow at 7pm, and february 3rd at 2pm. Students from theater, choir, and even some members of the Dollies will be starring in the play. With outstanding vocals from Olivia Sereno playing as Roxie, and Mayan Rodriguez as Velma, along with the ensemble singing…

Updated Playoff Picture

Reported By Giovani De La Torre As the NFL Playoffs are coming to an end with only one game left before Super Bowl LVIII, 4 teams remain standing with a chance to make an appearance in the Super Bowl. The two final playoff games will both be January 28th, hosting the AFC Conference championship, the…

Chemistry Complexity

Reported by Landen Anciso Madison offers 425 different classes, but when students are asked about the hardest class, Chemistry is often the most cited. This includes Chemistry, Chemistry Honors, and AP Chemistry. For instance, student-athlete Athlete Jacqueline Espinosa said “What makes Chemistry hard is learning the complex processes of hybrids and resonance. It can be…

Swinging for Success

Reported by Aiden Guerra Ava Jacobs, a student from the Madison golf team, scored a 100 at a recent competition. While Ava is currently on the JV team, she hopes to join the varsity team soon and continues to improve her game. She credits her success to her coaches, Mr. Alviar and Mr. Moore. Interestingly,…