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Trump Supporters Attack the Capitol As Congress Confirms Biden
Afton Copeland Spiegel, Political Reporter • January 15, 2021

Breaking down police lines, climbing walls, and trampling security guards. Civil servants laying on the floor of the Senate chambers, wearing gas masks, and fearing for their lives. Staffers and journalists...

Teachers dressed up as Santa Claus and Frosty the Snowman wave at Mayfield students picking up their Kris Kinds gifts.
Letter From The Editors: December 18, 2020
Gracie Sandman, Managing Editor-In-Chief • December 18, 2020

“It's important to say to all children in the country that we regard Santa Claus's travels as essential travel for essential purposes and therefore...

Strub Hall decorated during Kris Kinds Pickup
What is the True Meaning of Christmas?
Mia Maalouf, Columnist and General Assignment Reporter • December 18, 2020

Is there a universal definition for Christmas? Is it centered around the biblical stories about the birth of Jesus? Or maybe the commercial aspects...

Folklore by Taylor Swift.
Coronavirus Silenced Live Music, but 2020 Spread Many Musical Masterpieces
Madison Rojas, Staff Writer • December 18, 2020

Since March of this year, lives have been consumed by the constant news updates surrounding the global Coronavirus pandemic that has wreaked...

Books With Bella: Christmas Books
Books With Bella: Christmas Books
Bella Tiner, News and Features Co-Editor in Chief • December 18, 2020

To be blunt, 2020 has not been what we expected. Most of us have been holed up in our homes with nothing to do and nowhere to go. Here’s a...

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Books with Bella: Burbank Unified School District Bans Beloved Classics
Bella Tiner, News and Features Co-Editor in Chief • December 18, 2020

 America is formed by classic novel characters, whose historical presence in literary works have shaped our view of our country. Despite praise...

Graphic by Bella Tiner
Joe Biden's Cabinet Picks
Afton Copeland Spiegel, Political Reporter • December 18, 2020

As President-Elect Joe Biden announces his cabinet picks, and Dr. Jill Biden, and Vice President-Elect Harris announce their staff, the Mayfield...

Graphic by Mia Maalouf
Kovid Kris Kinds
Mia Maalouf, Columnist and General Assignment Reporter • December 18, 2020

December is one of the most joyous months for Mayfield students. With only three weeks of school until a well-deserved two week vacation, this...

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The New Reality of Black Friday
Heidi Teng, Columnist • December 18, 2020

The pandemic has created havoc for everyone, especially during the holiday season, creating new challenges for retailers and consumers. Fewer...