Walking into the cafeteria on Thursday night, I found myself in a nearly unrecognizable room.  Sofas and chairs of all shapes and sizes surrounded a stage, lamps scattered around the room created mood lighting.  People gathered around with hot drinks as the first group came onstage to perform the firstContinue Reading

     On February 7th your Casteel Boys Varsity Basketball played marvelously against Maricopa High School! We also celebrated our seniors who will be graduating this May! For 2020 we recognized eight players (one being a team manager), four pommies, and one cheerleader!   Caelan Russell (#1) Taken by Shelbi ShortsContinue Reading

About the Illustration: A self portrait by Delaney from a few months ago when she got her hair dyed. Genre: Self Portrait Medium: Digital (Ibispaint x) Time: 5 hours  

  About The Illustration: Fanart of Nora Valkyrie (RWBY) by Delaney D, who draws her a lot. Genre: Fanart Medium: Markers, Acrylic Paint, Watercolor, Pencil Time: 4 Hours

The town of Queen Creek is considering starting their very own police department.  This issue has been seriously contemplated since a town meeting that was held on December 4. According to the official Queen Creek website, a police department is being considered because of the continuous growth the town hasContinue Reading

Soccer season has already begun and you won’t believe how incredible these male athletes truly are! Both boys Varsity and Junior Varsity teams opened up their seasons with a huge blowout against Centennial! So far Varsity has gone 11-4-1 (due to tournament games ), JV has gone undefeated with aContinue Reading

 Girls Varsity Basketball On January 17, Lady Colts faced the William’s Field Black Hawks.      Starting off the game with a Black Hawk lead, the Colts were quick to set the score higher. Throughout the first 3 quarters, the game was neck and neck! The Black Hawks were good, butContinue Reading

Greta Gerwig’s Little Women might be the perfect movie. It manages to be romantic and charming, and utterly real at the same time. First of all, this version of Little Women sets itself apart from the other adaptations of Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel with its unconventional timeline.  The movieContinue Reading

On Tuesday, December 10, Casteel’s choir hosted their annual holiday concert.  The concert featured five unique choirs: Encore, Forte, Dolce, Men of Steel, and Chorale.  Each choir, though united by the theme of the holidays, brought a unique sound to the stage during their set. From Men of Steel channelingContinue Reading

Are you conflicted on whether or not you should join an extracurricular activity? Well, here are some reasons on why it would be an incredible idea. By Erin M Becoming a part of an extracurricular activity can help you meet new people that have the same interests as you. ThisContinue Reading

‘Comfort Crowd’ by Conan Gray is a heart-wrenching song that makes the listener feel what he feels as he sings a sickly sweet melody. Gray shares his loneliest moment in ‘Comfort Crowd’   By Natasha D. November 20, 2019   Inspired by his move to Texas, Conan writes a songContinue Reading

Jim Hopper is an anti-hero who ends up showing hero attributes   Hopper started to show hero attributes after Eleven came into his life   By: Madison L. December 3, 2019   Stranger Things became a worldwide sensation when the first season came out in 2016. The story follows theContinue Reading