Which album was on repeat over the summer?

  Whether you’re on vacation with family, hanging out with your friend group, or even taking time to yourself and relaxing, fun summer vibes and a solid summertime playlist always go together very well.    In 2019 alone, we got new projects from artists like Billie Eilish, Chance The Rapper, Khalid, and many other talented…

Access change for the 2019-2020 school year

    One big change for the 2019-2020 school year is that the Access period has been moved to the end of the school day. Some students, teachers and parents have expressed their frustration with the setup. “It just doesn’t make logical sense,” said Deborah Lynch, social studies teacher. “It’s unfair for students who have…

Meet the new social studies teachers

  The social studies hall has gained two new teachers this year. Both of these teachers  have a different story and reasoning for why they chose to start working at Ranch.   One of the new teachers this year is social studies teacher, Jeff Bliven. Bliven has taught for eighteen years, but has been in…

2019 football season gets underway

  Going into the season, the varsity football team was ranked seventh in the state with the first game taking place Aug. 30 against number eight in state Eaglecrest High School. The game ended in a 30-20 loss for HR making it the 2nd straight year with a loss to Eaglecrest to start the season. …

The freshman experience

  The incessant blare of the school bell rings noisily for the first time in two months, and a sea of bodies anxiously makes the trek inside. Apprehensive, students glance warily around the first corridor and come upon a startling realization. This is their first year as high schoolers…in other words… freshmen.    A number…

Why you should care about the Amazon Rainforest fires

  The Amazon Rainforest, the most biologically diverse area in the world, has been burning for over three weeks. The three-million square miles of tropical forest that produces from 6-20% of the world’s oxygen (National Geographic) has been in danger for almost a month. These fires started burning over a month ago, and are just making…

4 Concerts to catch at Red Rocks

  With winter rapidly approaching us, that means the seasonal closing of one of the greatest musical venues in the United States. Red Rocks ends its concert series this year towards the end of November and gets set to release shows and concerts for the following year. These are the shows most likely to get…