The student news site of Oviedo High School in Oviedo, FL

Oviedo Journalism

The student news site of Oviedo High School in Oviedo, FL

Oviedo Journalism

The student news site of Oviedo High School in Oviedo, FL

Oviedo Journalism

CPR training teaches students life saving skills
CPR training teaches students life saving skills
Emma Yost, Editor-in-chief • October 18, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE This past June, Florida governor Ron Desantis passed a law that requires all high school students to complete first aid and CPR training.  Here at Oviedo High School, all freshmen and junior students began...

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Students feel that contact tracing system could be improved
Students feel that contact tracing system could be improved
Audrey Choate, Reporter • October 17, 2021

This story was originally published in the first edition of The Lion’s Tale (October 7th, 2021). As thousands of students across the U.S. return to school in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Oviedo High School (OHS)...

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Moment of silence allocates time for students to reflect
Nelly Campos, Reporter • October 17, 2021

This story was originally published in the first edition of The Lion’s Tale (October 7th, 2021). For the 2021-2022 school year the Florida Statutes introduced a new component to Chapter 1003.43 instituting the mandatory...

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Oviedo's swim team leads the school to a third place victory
Joemi Cordonero, Reporter • November 14, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE The Oviedo Swim and Dive team’s last meet was the District Championships with a grand victory. The girls team had an impressive 10 point lead against the second place runner up, Lake Brantley High School.  However,...

2021 College Football Season Filled With Surprises
Riley Sanderson, Reporter • November 6, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE Since the start of the 2021 college football season, fans have been on a rollercoaster full of curveballs, upsets, and hopping on bandwagons. From a notoriously undefeated #1 team being taken down by an unranked...

Zachary Scharf turns challenges into successes
Eric Esquivel, Reporter • October 22, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE Throughout life, multiple people face many challenges. For Zachary Scharf, a junior attending Oviedo High School, one of his biggest challenges was something that’s way out of his control. Scharf is smaller...

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Psychological vs. slasher horror movies
Isabella Perez, Reporter • November 14, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE As Halloween approaches, challenges such as ‘31-day days of Halloween movies’ are aired on major TV stations. It begs the question of what type of horror is the best.  Now imagine...

Meaning of Halloween changes with growing up
Laura Cruz, Reporter • November 14, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE For many people Halloween is a time to dress, eat lots of candy and decorate your house. Many students love halloween because they like getting scared but the meaning of Halloween changes...

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Mikayla Philpot, Reporter
October 27, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE The Night of the Living Dead is a play put on by Oviedo High School from Thursday, October 21st to Saturday, October 23rd. It’s themed around what would happen in the event of a zombie apocalypse.  The main characters have to navigate protecting themselves from the zombies, whilst also dealing with conflicts between characters. It is a spooky performance meant to frighten actors and audience members alike. Senior actor William Deem, who plays Ben, invites students to watch...

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Social media shutdown induces panic

Paris Brown, Reporter
October 24, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE The day social media apps shutdown: People woke up to their social media not working, many apps saying there was no connection when others' connection was completely fine. Apps like Facebook, Instagram, and Whatsapp have been affected by this; causing panic when users couldn't update their latest post, post to their story, communicate, like photos, or enjoy videos. Many people who...

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Hannah Warrner, Online editor
October 22, 2021

WEB EXCLUSIVE The long-awaited Harry Styles concert took place on October 7th, 2021 at the Amway Center. Many fans have had tickets for this event since early November 2019. However, because of the COVID-19 virus, the artist was forced to postpone the ‘Love on Tour’ until it was safe to travel and gather in larger crowds.  “I actually originally bought my tickets the day he announced the tour.” Shay Buckman, a junior at Oviedo said. “I was obviously very upset when he rescheduled but...

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Polo Gs Bad Man trends before release
Polo G's "Bad Man" trends before release
Madisyn Rummel, Reporter • November 19, 2021
How an obscure album was discovered by the Internet: a review of Panchiko’s D>E>A>T>H>M>E>T>A>L
How an obscure album was discovered by the Internet: a review of Panchiko’s D>E>A>T>H>M>E>T>A>L
Audrey Choate, Reporter • November 19, 2021
Clifford’s live-action falters of a good adaptation
Clifford’s live-action falters of a good adaptation
Joemi Cordonero, Reporter • November 18, 2021
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Taylor Swift releases "Red (Taylor's Version)" and accompaniment short film
Emma Yost, Editor-in-chief • November 14, 2021