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Manuela Martinez
Manuela Martinez is a 16 year old junior Spring Editor and Reporter for the Declaration in Colonia High School. She has spent most of her life in Colonia and currently lives with her Mom, Dad, and baby sister. Additionally, her love for volleyball has kept her in the sport all-year-round, including playing for the high school team. She aspires to play in college either for beach or indoor. Martinez also wants to major in legal studies and continue on with law school. She enjoys reading plenty of different books along the genres of suspense, thriller, young adult, and crime. Music also holds a special place in her heart and and she plans on attending as many music festivals as possible this summer. She prides herself in the cohesive Instagram feed she keeps. This also showcases her love for amateur photography.

Manuela Martinez, Spring Reporter

Jun 14, 2017
Harding becomes first president to be heard on the radio (Story)
Jun 13, 2017
Miranda rights are established (Story)
Jun 08, 2017
MLK assisnation suspect arrested in London (Story)
Jun 07, 2017
Supreme Court allows married couples to use contraception (Story)
Jun 05, 2017
Russian orthodox church celebrates it’s 1000th anniversary (Story)
May 31, 2017
Usain Bolt breaks the world record in the 100m sprint (Story)
May 30, 2017
First daily newspaper published (Story)
May 29, 2017
Amanda Sun creates an enchanting world of “Ink” (Story)
May 29, 2017
Why you should believe in your zodiac sign (Story)
May 24, 2017
Mary had a little lamb is published (Story)
May 22, 2017
Ireland becomes first country in the world to legalize same-sex marriage (Story)
May 19, 2017
Marilyn Monroe sings “Happy Birthday to You” to John F. Kennedy (Story)
May 18, 2017
Shrek is released today (Story)
May 17, 2017
Landmark case Brown v. Board of Ed is decided (Story)
May 16, 2017
First Academy Awards is held (Story)
May 15, 2017
President Barack Obama talks to Rutgers University Grads (Story)
May 11, 2017
Pullman Strike begins (Story)
May 10, 2017
Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South Africa’s first black president. (Story)
May 09, 2017
Television in the U.S. stays on after midnight (Story)
May 07, 2017
Why “The Other Einstein” is an important read for everyone (Story)
May 03, 2017
Washington D.C. was incorporated as a city to the U.S. (Story)
Apr 26, 2017
Reagan visits China (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Which popular streaming service is right for you? (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
1st Pony Express reaches Sacramento, California (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Yugi Gagarin becomes first person to orbit Earth (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
First meeting between US and Cuba on this day (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
First law regulating copyright is issued in G.B (Story)
Apr 07, 2017
A flash-back to the past in Colonia High (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
Morning Announcements 4/6/17 (Story/Video)
Apr 06, 2017
First modern Olympic games open in Athens, Greece (Story)
Apr 04, 2017
First woman mayor of the United States (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
United States Air Force Academy est. by Dwight. D Eisenhower (Story)
Mar 31, 2017
Lyndon B. Johnson shocks Americans (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Snapchats’ Tastemade stream changes the game for mobile entertainment (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
15th amendment, allowing the right to vote regardless of race, passes. (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
PTV Morning Announcements 3/29/17 (Story/Video)
Mar 29, 2017
First nickelodeon opens (Story)
Mar 28, 2017
PTV Morning Announcements 3/28/17 (Story/Video)
Mar 28, 2017
The Spanish Civil War comes to an end… (Story)
Mar 27, 2017
Congress grants American servicemen free first-class mailing privileges (Story)
Mar 24, 2017
Famous NFL player Peyton Manning is born (Story)
Mar 23, 2017
Author of “The Art of Cooking”, Fannie Merritt, born today (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
Congress passed the Equal Rights Amendment (Story)
Mar 21, 2017
Alcatraz closes down (Story)
Mar 20, 2017
LBJ sends federal troops to Alabama (Story)
Mar 17, 2017
The Champs’ “Tequila” is the #1 song on the U.S. pop charts (Story)
Mar 16, 2017
West Point in New York is established (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
Coca Cola is bottled and sold… (Story)
Mar 10, 2017
James Earl Ray pleads guilty to the assassination of MLK… (Story)
Mar 09, 2017
Notorious B.I.G murdered on this day (Story)
Mar 08, 2017
MTV’s highest rated show premieres today (Story)
Mar 07, 2017
Alexander Graham Bell patents the telephone on this day… (Story)
Mar 05, 2017
A peek into the 2017 Boys’ Volleyball season (Story)
Feb 06, 2015
Manuela Martinez (Photo)
Feb 13, 2017
The universe’s largest known diamond is discovered (Story)
Jun 09, 2015
2015 Highschool Prom Trends (Story)
Jun 08, 2015
Colonia defeats Watchung adding more wins to their season. (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
Singapore has a poor First Amendment rating (Story)
Apr 17, 2015
Stiefvater’s novel will leave you with a ‘shiver’ (Story)
Apr 15, 2015
Manners make the world go ’round (Story)
Apr 02, 2015
Phone addiction: real or fake? (Story)
Mar 31, 2015
Spotify app has grown on the iTunes app store (Story)
Mar 03, 2015
Do you believe America suffers social inequality on the same level as other countries? (Video)
Mar 03, 2015
Burzynska defeats defending champ in 100 yard butterfly (Story)
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