The Smoke Signal

Donny Fontillas: From State Championship to College Athletics

Will Sanford, Sports Editor

May 24, 2018

Filed under Community, Showcase

This coming fall Ripon High Senior Donny Fontillas will be attending Menlo College to wrestle and pursue his further education. He’s been involved in school activities like leadership and various sports since his freshman year,...

Staying In The Game

Lexi Hyer, Journalist

January 26, 2018

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

In the 29th minute of the second half Armando Garcia’s shot rocketed into the upper right of the goal matching Ripon and Riverbank 2-2. After being fouled,  Garcia received a free kick just outside the 18 (the top of the box)...

Hangout, Relax and Watch Movies with Movie Club

lexi hyer

October 6, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Movie Club is a club where students get together on Tuesdays around 7 o’clock and watch movies. It has been around for a while but the students decided to ‘reinstate’ it this year. “In the past, it was really f...

Las Vegas concert shooting leaves 58 dead

Kevin Valdez

October 4, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

The fourth-annual Route 91 Harvest country music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada ended in panic and tragedy after 58 people were killed and over 500 others were injured in the deadliest mass shooting by a lone suspect in U.S. history. ...

Apple unveils new products at keynote event

Kevin Valdez

September 28, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

At its annual Keynote event at the newly built Apple Park in Cupertino, California, Apple and its staff announced the future releases of many different Apple products, including Apple Watch Series 3, Apple TV 4K, and not one, but two different types of iPhones. ...

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