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A Very Commercial Christmas

by Jana Seal, Copy Editor

December 14, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Uncategorized

Originally published in Vol. 15 No. 2 of The Rock      Nov. 2, 2018. This is the day that Starbucks began using holiday cups-- which means that on and before Halloween, employees were unpacking festive cups, bags, menus and...

Play the Night Away

by Maddy Merritt, Reporter

December 14, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Features

Rock Canyon's String and Chamber Orchestras have a concert Dec. 13, 2018 at 7:00pm in the RC auditorium. A concert from Rocky Heights Middle School's orchestra will precede RC's orchestras. The instrumentalists have been preparing...

Which Grinch Meme are You?

by Kira Zizzo, Reporter

December 12, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

The holiday classic, the Grinch is an iconic movie which has inspired numerous relatable memes-- and they have graced the internet and social media this season with their presence. The question is...which Grinch meme are you? ...

Movies That Remind Us of the Christmas Spirit

by Daxton Garner and Wyatt Mosteller

December 11, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

During this time of holidays, people are stuck wondering what movie they are in the mood for watching. Luckily for them, 52 students put their opinion in on what the best holiday movies are and the top five are presented in...

First Year of Winter Guard

by Emily Wilson, Reporter

December 11, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Features

For the first year, Winter Color Guard is starting at Rock Canyon. The team is composed of students from all grades and will be competing in Regional A competitions throughout the season that runs into the beginning of April....

Dissection Nation

by Rima Adepu, Reporter

December 10, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Features

In John Gallant’s fourth-period Aquatic Biology class, the students are required to dissect many animals, find different parts of them, and record it all. Gallant is a science teacher who teaches general biology and aquat...

An Uneducated Person’s Top Five Favorite Movies

by Matthew Fink, Reporter

December 7, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

For each movie, there will be a synopsis about why I have a movie in said place, and also an overall score out of 10. 5 .  Dunkirk - Directed by Christopher Nolan, Rated PG-13 This one leaves a pretty big impact on you. ...

Delicious Treats or Good Eats?

by Hailey Wyneken, Social Media Editor

December 7, 2018

Filed under Entertainment

  Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Bites Ingredients: 2 medium ripe bananas 1/4 cup creamy peanut butter 3/4 cup dark or milk chocolate chips 1 1/2 tbsp coconut oil Directions: Cover a baking sheet with parchment...

When is the Right Time to Start Listening to Christmas Music?

by Maddy Merritt and Reagan Davis

December 7, 2018

Filed under Entertainment

Denver's radio station KOSI 101.1 starts playing Christmas music every year on Nov. 1 and continues until Christmas. Some people think that November first is incredibly too early to start the Christmas songs and holiday vibes...

Welcome to the Bay

December 5, 2018

Praying the Way to Gold

Praying the Way to Gold

December 1, 2018

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