A Brief History Behind “Beauty and the Beast”

//CAITLIN ENGLISH// With the release of Disney’s live-action remake of “Beauty and the Beast” on March 17, The company continues to set the bar higher for future live-action remake movies worldwide. Starring Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast, the movie is expected to break a worldwide box office gross of $452 […]

TSA Rocks State

//EMMA FRIESEN// Amongst thousands of high schoolers from all over Colorado, Mountain Vista’s Technology Students Association shone as one of the top competitors at the state competition on Feb. 23-25. With over nineteen people going to nationals and the team taking fourth overall, Vista competed phenomenally and represented their school with pride. “I am so […]

The Future of Daylight Saving Time

//GABE BARNARD// Sunday marked the beginning of the annual Daylight Saving Time in Colorado, and the entire state set their alarm clocks forward one hour in the early morning so that they could wake up slightly more groggy and irritable. The idea behind the time change is that, by adjusting sleeping patterns, people can use […]

Vista: What’s Happening

Week of Mar. 13 – 18   MONDAY Sports: Boys Baseball vs. Lakewood High JV at Lakewood High School at 4 p.m. Varsity at 4:15 p.m. at Mountain Vista Lacrosse vs. ThunderRidge Varsity at 4 p.m. at Shea JV at 6 p.m. at Shea C Level at 4 p.m. at Mountain Vista Girls Tennis scrimmage […]

Vista! What’s Happening

Week of March 6 – 10 MONDAY TUESDAY Sports: Boys Club Volleyball Tournament in Main and Aux. Gym from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. WEDNESDAY Sports: Unified Soccer and Basketball Banquet in the Commons at 6 p.m. Cheer Banquet at the Hilton Garden at 6 p.m. THURSDAY Sports: Ice Hockey Banquet at the Hilton Garden […]

U.S. Government Classes Need Your Help

//MICHAEL PLACE// History teacher Aaron Modert is currently teaching his students how a bill becomes a law in his U.S. Government classes. Students have been tasked to develop bills for certain committees for a mock congress. With the bills they have created, committees have been asked to gather data from students around the school to […]

Farhadi’s Oscar for “The Salesman”

//DAVID ROBINSON// Even though a mistake unfolded with the announcing of the winner for Best Picture, the 89th Academy Awards were still an overall success. “La La Land” (2016) took home six Oscars while “Moonlight” (2016) won three and “Hacksaw Ridge” (2016) won two. Emma Stone received her first Oscar for her lead performance in […]