The Torch

George H. W. Bush Dies at age 94

Lilian White, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

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George Herbert Walker Bush, the 41st President of the United States, died on Nov. 30 in Houston, Texas. Bush was the 43rd Vice President from 1981 to 1989 with Ronald Reagan, then President from 1989 to 1993. Bush was born on June 12, 1924 in Milton, Massac...

LHS Winter Spirit Week 2018 Approaches

Makenna Luke, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

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Livermore High Schools annual winter spirit week is approaching quickly. It will start on Dec. 17 and go to Dec. 20. Monday is long winter’s nap also known as pajama day, Tuesday is winter wear, Wednesday is cabin trip a...

California Wildfire Update

Dylan Nagore, News Editor

November 30, 2018

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As of Nov. 25, the California  “Camp Fire” has been 100% contained. The death toll is at least at 83, with hundreds still missing. The fire burned thousands of acres throughout the Thanksgiving break as well. The Californi...

Rainy Days

Lilian White, Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

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After a long year of dry weather, the Tri-Valley finally has rain. For nine days we have rain and showers according to, and now that the “Camp Fire” is controlled and taken out, Bay Area residents can finally go outside a...

Smoke in the Air

Ben Tiedemann, Staff Writer

November 15, 2018

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Throughout 2017 and 2018, wildfires have burned across California, consuming thousands of homes and costing millions of dollars.  Smoke fills the air in the large region around the fires, hindering any physical activity including...

What is Black Friday?

What is Black Friday?

November 14, 2018