War Cry

  • October 12Homecoming week begins Oct. 15

  • October 1116 dead as a result of Hurricane Michael

  • September 14Deadline to take senior portraits at Prestige has been extended to Nov. 1

  • September 142019 yearbooks are on sale for $70 at www.yearbookordercenter.com

UPDATE, Oct. 11- Kavanaugh faces allegations of assault

UPDATE, Oct. 11- Kavanaugh faces allegations of assault

Story by: Francesco Beltrano

October 11, 2018


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Brett Kavanaugh, Supreme Court Justice nominee, was accused of sexual assault by psychologist Christine Blaisy Ford over an incident that allegedly happened 36 years ago. “What I know is the truth, and the truth is I never sexually assaulted anyone,” Kavanaugh said in a Fox News interview. Ford...

“Smokey and the Bandit” actor Burt Reynolds dead at 82

“Smokey and the Bandit” actor Burt Reynolds dead at 82

Story by: Brandon Lopez

September 20, 2018


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1970’s superstar Burt Reynolds died of cardiac arrest at Jupiter Medical Center on Sept. 6. He was 82 years old. Reynolds suffered a heart attack at his Florida home and was transported to Jupiter Medical Center with his family by his side. “He had his health issues; however, this was totally...

Perry J. Cohen Foundation donates $310,000 to Jupiter High

Perry J. Cohen Foundation donates $310,000 to Jupiter High

Story by: Lilly Grella and Larissa Holloway

September 13, 2018


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During halftime at Jupiter High’s home football game on Sept. 7, the Perry J. Cohen Foundation presented a $310,000 check to the Jupiter High Environmental Research and Field Studies Academy. This donation was the final monetary push for the creation of a wetlands habitat and outdoor classroom on school...

Ariana Grande groped at Aretha Franklin’s funeral

Ariana Grande groped at Aretha Franklin’s funeral

Story by: India Moret

September 13, 2018


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Aretha Franklin was memorialized on Aug. 31 in Detroit in a public funeral held at the Greater Grace Temple. Ariana Grande, who performed at the event, had an uncomfortable encounter with Pastor Charles H. Ellis III, who officiated the funeral. Photos of the incident have not only caused outrage but...

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike “Just Do It” ad creates controversy

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike “Just Do It” ad creates controversy

Story by: Paige Jankowski

September 8, 2018


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For their 30-year anniversary, Nike announced Colin Kaepernick, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, as the face of their new “Just Do It” ad campaign. Since the commercial aired on Sept. 5, the company has received backlash for their controversial choice for a spokesperson because Kaeper...

Colo. man allegedly kills wife, two daughters

Colo. man allegedly kills wife, two daughters

Story by: Savannah Carr

September 7, 2018


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Christopher Watts is now in custody for the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters on Aug. 13. According to the Weld County’s sheriff’s office, Shannan Watts was first reported missing by a friend after she missed a doctor’s appointment. Later, a welfare check confirmed Mrs. Watts and...

Grand jury report exposes cases of abuse within the Catholic Church

Grand jury report exposes cases of abuse within the Catholic Church

Story by: Adriana Beltrano and Francesco Beltrano

September 7, 2018


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If you’re wondering if you’ve suddenly been transported to Boston circa 2002, you’re not alone. Yet another scandal involving molestation by the leaders of the Catholic Church has erupted. A nearly 1,400-page grand jury report detailing years of systematic child abuse perpetrated by the Catholic...

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul,’ dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul,’ dies at 76

Story by: Kendall Baer

September 4, 2018


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On Aug. 16, Aretha Franklin, known for top hits like “Respect,” which debuted in 1967, died from pancreatic cancer at her home in Detroit. "Aretha helped define the American experience," former President Barack Obama said, according to CNN. "In her voice, we could feel our history, all of it and...

Gun shots fired at Palm Beach Central’s first home football game

Gun shots fired at Palm Beach Central’s first home football game

Story by: Sydney Peters

August 31, 2018


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On Aug. 17, at Palm Beach Central High’s football stadium in Wellington, shots were fired during the final quarter of the Dwyer vs. Central football game, sending fans, players and cheerleaders scrambling for safety. "The cheerleaders and the football players started running, so everybody in the...

Rapper Post Malone’s plane makes emergency landing

Rapper Post Malone’s plane makes emergency landing

Story by: Brandon Lopez

August 31, 2018


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On Aug. 21, a small jet carrying the rapper Austin Post, or Post Malone, had to make an emergency landing at Stewart International Airport in northern New York after its tires blew out during take-off. Post was flying to England to perform at a music festival. The jet circled over New York for four...

President Donald Trump proposes United States – Mexico Trade Agreement to improve situation with Mexico

President Donald Trump proposes United States – Mexico Trade Agreement to improve situation with Mexico

Story by: Francesco Beltrano

August 28, 2018


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The North American Free Trade Agreement, a free trade deal between Canada, the U.S. and Mexico, is currently undergoing revision, with only the U.S. and Mexico included in the new deal. “NAFTA is the worst trade deal in history,” President Donald Trump said on Aug. 27. New agreements would...

It’s official: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are married

It’s official: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are married

Story by: Savannah Carr

May 25, 2018


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After a six-month engagement, on May 19, Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle tied the knot. The wedding took place in St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle. The pair now hold the titles Duke and Duchess of Sussex. Markle wore a simple, white Givenchy gown with one of Queen Elizabeth’s...

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