The GP Gazette

Technology causes students insomnia

Technology causes students insomnia

Abdulwahab Sheikh, Staff writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, World

As you all know, students these days are interested in games and movies. That is really causing some problems. People not having enough sleep is the biggest one. But the bigger problem is, the students do not even care how late they sleep. It affects them in the morning. Kids play video games right after they come ...

“Letting Ana Go,” an emotional sob story

“Letting Ana Go,” an emotional sob story

Billie Millar, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

There is this story about a girl, an athletic girl with a bright future--thrown away by wanting to lose a few pounds. Once she started to lose weight, she wanted to lose more. It was an addiction of hers. Letting Ana Go is one of the most heartbreaking stories I have ever read. It shines a light on what the ...

Lil Pump

Katie Legg, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Gazzy Garcia, also known as Lil Pump, was born on August 17th, 2000. He’s a 17 year old rapper. Lil Pump isn’t really “Lil,” he got his name from Lil Peep who sadly passed away in November 2017. He first started to produce music on soundcloud and got famous off of there. Gucci Gang is one of ...

Granite Park’s Winter Dance

Granite Park’s Winter Dance

Hannah Brito and Liannie Padilla

January 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The winter dance was held January 11, 2018. The dance was from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm. The dance was in the school's cafeteria.  Afterward, they passed out pizza from Little Caesar's. The DJ played multiple songs, even slow ones. The girls were looking their best dressed in fancy clothes. There were lots...

Movies have had a long history over the years

Movies have had a long history over the years

John Huerta, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Have you ever had a favorite movie? Many people have one of their own personal favorites. During 1923, Disney decided to make movies or shows for children and adults to enjoy. Disney became a popular company ever since Walter Elias and his brother Roy Oliver Disney, made the best animation films. One...

Be careful while gaming, playing too much may cause health hazards

Be careful while gaming, playing too much may cause health hazards

Hector Garnica, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

An average American gamer will spend 6 to 5 hours on a violent game. Video games change your behavior, because you’re so used to doing something violent in a video game, and you may try to do it for real. Video games will affect your performance in school because your mind wants to continue playing ...

Ice Cube shows no sign of cooling off

Ice Cube shows no sign of cooling off

Katie Legg, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

O’Shea Jackson known professionally as Ice Cube, is an American rapper who is in a lot of movies. His birthday is June 15th 1969, he’s 48 years old, and is a Gemini. He was raised by his father, Hosea and his mother, Doris. His mother worked as a hospital clerk as his father worked as a groundsk...

Tupac, dead or alive?

Tupac, dead or alive?

Katie Legg, Staff Writer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Tupac Amaru Shakur known as “Tupac” died on September 13th of 1996. He was born on June 16th, 1971. He was married to a beautiful woman named Kiesha Morris. Shakur was shot four times in a drive-by shooting at the intersection of Flamingo Road and Koval Lane in Las Vegas, Nevada. He actually died...

Have a frighteningly happy Halloween

Have a frighteningly happy Halloween

Agustin Cervantes, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Photos by Areli Cortes Ocampo Now that it’s October, the day of frights and trick’o’treating is coming up. Halloween! Since Halloween is celebrated on one of the autumn months, October 31st, everyone shows out their holiday spirit, they decorate their houses, go to haunted houses, play scary p...

Horoscope : Gemini

Mariah Valle, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

A Gemini falls between May 21 and June 20. Geminis are two-faced, that is basically why their symbol is called “The Twins.” They have a side that is very friendly and sociable and the other side can be easily bored and become very gossipy. That is sometimes why others are not able to trust Gemini, b...

Horoscope: Taurus

Mariah Valle, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

The Taurus sign falls between the dates of April 20 and May 20. A Taurus is very reliable. You can talk about the most useless thing to them and they will still  care. They are very patient with people. They like to take their time in their life and with others. A Taurus is very responsible and stable....

Star-Spangled Banner gets angelic touch

Connie Burgett, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Last week, one of Granite Park’s eighth grade students, Angel Torres, performed the national anthem (Star-Spangled Banner) at the April 12 Bees vs. River Cats game at Smith’s Ballpark. I was honored to attend this amazing event; watching Torres from behind home plate singing in front of a cr...

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