The Cub Reporter

Paranormal Activity

Who knows what spooky paranormal beings surround us every day?

Tyler K., Editor

August 31, 2020

In this world, there are several things that can’t be explained. The world is mysterious; sometimes, we see something happen that never happened. Sometimes it’s an illusion, sometimes it’s paranoia, sometimes it’s real, but who’s to say? There’s no way to disprove whether the paranormal is...

Cannibalistic Polar Bears

Polar bear walking in the arctic looking for some food to eat.

Naina B., Editor

April 23, 2020

As many people know, climate change is taking a significant toll on polar bears, but recently it has made them turn to cannibalism. Polar bears are a type of bear that live within the Arctic Circle, encompassing the Arctic ocean. The polar bear is a large bear that is also hyper carnivorous. Hyperca...

The Puppy With Two Tails

Puppy that looks cute in a person's hands with its paws hanging out.

Darrius H., Editor in Chief

April 23, 2020

With the help of the Twitter account WeRateDogs, Narwhal’s popularity exploded. The Tweet about Narwhal has since gained 131,000 retweets and 619,000 likes. Unlike most dogs, Narwhal has two tails- with the second tail on his forehead. Volunteers for an animal rescue located in Missouri found the 10...

Dreadlocks are cultural, not disgraceful

This is what dreadlocks look like. This is what got banned.

Hannah M., EditorDreadlocks are cultural, not disgraceful

March 12, 2020

On December 27th, 2018, wrestler Andrew Johnson was told to cut his dreads. This year in January, high school student DeAndre Arnold was told by officials at his school, Barbers Hill, to cut his dreads if he wants to graduate. Hair is just a way to express yourself. Why should DeAndre not be able to g...

Underground Cigarette Factory Discovered in Malaga, Spain

A cigarette that has not been smoked yet that the factory made.

Ryan S., Reporter

March 12, 2020

Recently, an underground cigarette factory, found four meters beneath a horse stable in Malaga, Spain, was raided by The Spanish Civil Guard, Europol, and various officials from Lithuania, Poland, and the United Kingdom.  Following the incursion, over three million cigarettes, among other drugs, such ...

Is Cyberpunk 2077 Going to Live Up to the Hype?

The logo of the new game of Cyberpunk 2077.

Zachary T., Reporter

March 11, 2020

Cyberpunk 2077 has some of the most hype a game has ever received because of the significant advancements it is making in the gaming industry. The game is designed for next-gen systems like the Xbox series x and gaming pcs, but it will also be on Xbox One and PlayStation 4. This game is being hyped up ...

Black History Month

Martin Luther King Jr. and other famous African Americans in this picture

Noah K., Reporter

March 5, 2020

Black History Month started on February 1st and ends on the 29th.  Black History Month is a month celebrating African American history and heroes.  People first started celebrating it in 1915, 50 years after slavery was abolished.  Slavery started in North America in 1619 and it was outlawed in 186...

Wild Bees Found Recycling Plastic

Water bottle which is half full so it shouldn't be wasted .

Darrius H., Editor in Chief

February 12, 2020

Most of the time, human consumption ends in plastic waste. With plastic building up in ecosystems around the world, it has proven to be detrimental to wildlife. However, a few animals such as bowerbirds and hermit crabs are using plastic to attract mates or use shells. In addition, Canadian and Argen...

Mayan Palace In Yucatan Jungle Has Human Remains Inside

Mayan palace in the middle of the jungle in Mexico.

Sahana G., Reporter

January 28, 2020

Over 1,000 years old, deep in the north-eastern part of the Yucatan Jungle, this limestone palace is the oldest standing Mayan building. One hundred miles (about 160 km) west from Cancun.   The ruins of a Mayan Palace in the ancient Mayan city Kuluba were uncovered and explored by archaeolo...

Pier 1 Imports Closes 450 Stores

Pier 1 imports logo that is about to shut down

Ryan S., Reporter

January 28, 2020

Recently, Pier 1 Imports has confirmed that they will be closing 450 of their stores across Canada and the United States (around half of all their locations), citing that they were losing business to numerous competitors, such as Target and Walmart. Although the specific locations being shutdown were u...

The Unexpected Savior of the Koalas

A dog waiting for its food so it could be ready to save those animals in danger.

Ethan Y., Editor

January 27, 2020

Australia, which is in the middle of their summer, has been burning for several months. These fires not only have been destroying the environment but also have been killing around half a billion animals that resided in the wildlife. Several species of animals, mainly the koalas, are now at risk of enda...

Australia Declares War On Cats

Cat in a garage sitting on the floor of it.

Ethan Y., Editor

December 17, 2019

Cats are usually depicted as cute, fluffy, small animals, and overall look innocent no matter what the case is. However, feral cats are the number one enemy for Australia due to the fact they are predators to many of the native species residing in this place. Since 2015, the government has been working ...

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