The Viking Vanguard

At home quarantine projects

Michaela Ely, Web Master

June 20, 2020

As Gov. Jay Inslee's stay at home order continues to be extended, many are left with no ideas as to how to fill their time. However, all of this new free time, especially now that AP tests are over, means that it's the perfect time to start a new project or hobby. One hobby that I've started with my free tim...

The Skywalker Saga Ends

The Skywalker Saga Ends

Michaela Ely, Online Editor

February 18, 2020

The Star Wars saga has defined the childhoods of three generations.  The millennials grew up with the prequels, Generation X grew up with the originals and Generation Z has grown up with the sequels and the TV shows. The prequels started with The Phantom Menace which gave us the beginning ...

Holiday Movies

Isabel Coggins, Staff

January 13, 2020

  Top 25 Movies to get you into the holiday spirit  Elf A Christmas Story  A Charlie Brown Christmas  The Nightmare Before Christmas  How the Grinch Stole Christmas The Polar Express National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation  Last Christmas  Home Alone&nb...

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Impresses

Isabelle McNally, Staff

January 10, 2020

Fred McFeely Rogers was a American television personality in the 20th century.  He passed away in 2003 from health complications.  Rogers ran the show Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, which is a comforting show for many people during their childhoods, including me. Fred Rogers was a huge part of s...

Holiday Dates

Sydney Carey, staff

January 10, 2020

Top 30 best holidate ideas for you and your s/o   Ice Skating Sledding Building a snowman together Exchanging gifts Going to buy Matching Pajamas  Watching holiday movies Decorating Christmas Trees Going to the Festival of trees In Tacoma Convention center G...

Music Artists Around The World

Yujin Kim, Staff

January 10, 2020

Music has changed itself constantly throughout the generations and has even affected everyone substantially as a whole. That being said, it’s good to explore the music genres that provide different styles and varieties to pick and choose from.    From all around the world, music artists pro...

Disney Plus Released

Paige Taylor, Staff

January 10, 2020

  The Walt Disney Company announced in August 2016 that they were working on a new streaming source.    Two years after the announcement, in November 2018, the big secret was revealed that the new streaming source they had come up with was named Disney+.   At the 2018 D23 Expo the official prices for Disney+ were announced. For one month it is $6.99 or $69.99...

Charlie’s Angels Reboot Left With Loose Ends

Christina Rhoades, Features Editor

January 10, 2020

Epic fight scenes, uncanny wit and insane style.  After a 19-year long wait, the new Charlie's Angels movie is out and the reviews are swarming in. Going into the theater I was a bit skeptical; how could this two time remake live up to the hype and iconicness of its predecessors? But when I exited ...

Frozen Sequel Exceeds Expectations

Maddie Guynup, Ad Manager

January 10, 2020

        Frozen is an animated movie for kids and families. Frozen was released into the Disney universe in 2013 and ended up being a hit with all ages and exceeding $100 million in box offices. Even before the news of the sequel it was still prevalent with young kids. Then this fall...

Movies/Shows to Watch Over Winter Break

Megan Jamora, Staff

January 9, 2020

Netflix’s Let It Snow (2019) Let It Snow is a Christmas teen romance film by British director Luke Snellin adapted from John Green, Lauren Myracle and Maureen Johnson’s novel, Let It Snow: Three Holiday Romances. At first glance, this movie seems indistinguishable from its other Netflix Chris...