The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

The Student News Site of Granada High School

The Pomegranate

Lindsey Graham Introduces a Federal Abortion Ban Law

Lindsey Graham Introduces a Federal Abortion Ban Law

Nuha Maflahi, Reporter September 23, 2022

On June 24, 2022, the Supreme Court overturned "Roe v. Wade," a piece of legislation that made it a federal right to have access to abortion up to 24 weeks of pregnancy. This means that having access to...

Taliban And U.S Prisoner Exchange

Taliban And U.S Prisoner Exchange

Ella Philippe, Reporter September 23, 2022

On September 19 there was a prison swap between the U.S and the Taliban. This swap was approved by president Joe Biden. The prisoner was Mark Frerichs was held captive in Afghanistan for 2½ years. After...

A flooded street after Hurricane Maria passed through with heavy rain and strong winds.

Hurricane Fiona Devastating Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico

J Hindman, Reporter September 23, 2022

September continues to keep its title as the worst month during hurricane season with the appearance of Hurricane Fiona in Puerto Rico on Sunday the 18th. As it travels northeast towards Canada, it is...

Mosquito Fire

Taelyr Chamberlain, Reporter September 19, 2022

On the night of Tuesday, September 6, 2022, a raging wildfire broke out on Mosquito Ridge Road, near the Oxbow Reservoir in the Tahoe National Forest, in between the border of Placer and El Dorado counties....

Russia-Ukraine War Update

Russia-Ukraine War Update

Advika Choudhary, Reporter September 16, 2022

The war between Russia and Ukraine has been going on since February 24, 2022. Russia invaded Ukraine in a significant rise of the Russo-Ukrainian War that began in 2014. The invasion caused Europe's largest...

What the Railroad Strike Could Have Done and Why Its Still Important

What the Railroad Strike Could Have Done and Why It’s Still Important

Tyler Hayley, Reporter and Editor September 16, 2022

Today, we expected the first national railroad strike in 30 years to start. It was thankfully averted by President Biden, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t still concerning. Here’s what it almost did,...

America Could Be Getting Our First Gen Z Congressman

America Could Be Getting Our First Gen Z Congressman

Nuha Maflahi, Reporter September 15, 2022

Maxwell Frost, a gun control activist, just won the Democratic primary to be the congressman in Florida’s 10th congressional district. In November he will go up against Republican Galvin Wimbish. With...

9/11

9/11

Ella Philippe, Reporter September 15, 2022

  Recently it was the 21st anniversary of the September 9-11 attacks. The attacks are a big part of history and it is a sad day for all the lives lost. One a the worst terrorist attacks on American...

Causes of Most Recent Heat Wave

Causes of Most Recent Heat Wave

Taelyr Chamberlain, Reporter September 13, 2022

For the past week, a surge of heat has been threatening California residents with temperatures as high as 116 degrees. The September 2022 heatwave has been one of the most deadly and prominent heat waves...

Jackson Water Crisis

Jackson Water Crisis

Ella Philippe, Reporter September 13, 2022

In the past couple weeks a crisis has struck the city of Jackson Mississippi, residents water has shut off completely. Around 150,000 people left without usable clean water. A full solution to this problem...

NASA Scrubs its First Three Artemis Ⅰ Launches: What Went Wrong?

NASA Scrubs its First Three Artemis Ⅰ Launches: What Went Wrong?

Mia Bartl, Reporter September 12, 2022

For the first time since 1968, Americans are going back to the moon. NASA recently announced the Artemis program, and its projected five missions, with the goal of establishing semi-permanent settlements...

Pelosi Receives Light Sentence After DUI Arrest

Pelosi Receives Light Sentence After DUI Arrest

Mia Bartl, Reporter August 30, 2022

Paul Pelosi, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s husband, has found himself in the hot seat this past week following his court date for a DUI he received back in May of 2022. After entering a guilty...

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