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The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

Two people wearing a tech suit during swim finals.

What a Techsuit?

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist May 18, 2022

Your heart is beating, the crowd is silent, the announcer says, “take your mark!” and the buzzer beeps. All of a sudden, you are leaping into the pool - you feel faster than ever because of your tech...

President Joe Biden speaks about the Russian invasion of Ukraine during a news conference after a NATO summit and Group of Seven meeting at NATO headquarters, Thursday, March 24, 2022, in Brussels. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Update on Nato and Ukraine’s war

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist April 18, 2022

As a war continues in the Ukraine, people wonder what NATO is doing. Now, what is NATO? NATO is a group of multiple countries, that if one country goes to war the rest will go as well. NATO met last...

The poster of the loveable romcom with a terrible twist

Fresh movie review

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist April 18, 2022

The new movie Fresh, is a strange movie to say the least. In the words of Emily Amaya, a 10th grader here at YLHS, "It's a romcom gone bad."  It starts off with Noa, a normal girl with a desire to find...

Love is Blind is a popular dating show on Netflix.

Love is Blind: Show Review

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist March 21, 2022

Love is Blind, the reality show, truly puts love to the test - testing the theory that love is truly blind! Like typical reality shows it has its drama, but it has a realness that is hard to look away...

A protest saying they do not want a war in the Ukraine.

America Involvement in the Ukraine

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist March 6, 2022

On February 24, 2022, Russia invaded Ukraine. Many People evacuated, and for Men ages 19- 60 are assigned to stay and fight for what is left of their country( Not only are these men fighting, they...

Me an my sister on our way to the mountains for a trip.

Stereotypes of Siblings And Kids With No Siblings

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist February 13, 2022

Which one is better: to have a sibling or not? What would be the long term effects on your life? There are many stereotypes about people with siblings and people with no siblings, but are these stereotypes...

A Santa decoration, to show the magic of the Holiday season.

Best Christmas Movie From Mainstream Platforms

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist December 18, 2021

Christmas movies are one of the many joys that go along with this holiday season. Nothing is better than cozying up to a fire with your hot chocolate, watching one of these movies. But these moments can...

Hotel Castello Di Reschio, a gorgeous view of the pool behind the hotel.

A Real-life Fairy Tale

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist November 27, 2021

The classic fairy tales we hear as children are often filled with dragons and princesses, as well as the perfect prince.  We craved the make-believe, and these stories brought us hope - the hope of being...

A cartoon image of Vampire teeth, symbolizing the genre of Vampire movies and shows altogether.

Should you watch Nightteeth on netflix?

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist November 7, 2021

The vampire genre, no matter what form of film, always has the same story. The genre always seems to revolve around a love story of a vampire and a human - and how their love is stronger than the world...

Five Horror Monsters we cant help, but sometimes cheer on.

5 Monsters we can Sympathize For

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist November 1, 2021

  Imagine a picture perfect moment, where everyone seems to be living their best lives, and nothing could possibly go wrong! Maybe after ignoring a few red flags, a monster appears and everyone...

In the mall, it is not uncommon to find a wall of Crocs.

Why Crocs are the best Shoes!

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist October 23, 2021

Although they can be seen throughout school every day, Crocs are widely known as an ugly shoe. Even if they are ugly,  the shoes win our hearts every time.  Since I am involved with aquatics here...

Photos of the investigation of Gabby Petito murder and the connection between the three.

Disappearance of Gabby Petito

Payton Baughman, Photojournalist October 8, 2021

Gabby Petito seemed to be living the dream, traveling cross-country with her soonto-be husband - all while documenting this journey on Youtube so the world could see. So on September 11, when Gabby Petito...

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