The OCSA Ledger

Jasmeen is a Senior Creative Writer at the Osceola County School for the Arts. After being on The OCSA Ledger staff for three years, with this one being her last, Jasmeen is incredibly grateful for all the paper has given her. Her goal is to give readers the honest truth. Jasmeen is very happy to say that after she graduates, she will leave behind an amazing newspaper with the most amazing people to run it.

Jasmeen Rivera, Reporter

May 14, 2020
Goodbye to Our 2020 Senior Staff: Our Message to the Graduating Class During Difficult Times (Story)
May 04, 2020
Weekend at Kim Jong-Un’s (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
COVID-19 Stimulus Checks Delayed Because of Glitch (Story)
Apr 10, 2020
Tigers Test Positive for COVID-19 at Bronx Zoo (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
Coronavirus Testing: Lucky for Most, Standard for the Rich and Famous (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty on Accounts of Third-Degree Rape (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
Senior Class Meeting: Information About Graduation (Story/Media)
Feb 15, 2020
Brexit: What’s Next? (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Trumps Impeachment Inquiry, Hearing, and Final Impeachment Vote (Story)
Feb 03, 2020
Chipotle: Is It Actually Healthy? (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
2020 “Run to the Beat” 5K (Story)
Dec 16, 2019
Legendary “Sesame Street” Puppeteer, Caroll Spinney, Dies at 85 (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
New York May Ban “Virginity Tests” After Rapper T.I’s Remarks About His Daughter Were Revealed (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Disney Plus Has Officially Launched and Here’s Everything You to Know (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Reports of Gun Violence in Orlando Reignite Gun-Restriction Conversation (Story)
Nov 01, 2019
ISIS Leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Dies in a Military Raid (Story)
Oct 23, 2019
Chipotle is Now Paying for Employees’ Full College Tuition (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
The Shadow Box: OCSA’s Upcoming Blackbox (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
SENIOR ANNOUNCEMENT: “Naviance” Resumes Are Due This FRIDAY! (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
SENIOR ANNOUNCEMENT: FAFSA and Bright Future Scholarship Applications Open! (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Six-Year-Old Arrested for Throwing a Temper Tantrum at Elementary School (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Orlando National College Fair Free and Open to All Students (Story)
Sep 07, 2019
Hurricane Dorian Rains Destruction Down Onto the Bahamas (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Famous Comedian Kevin Hart Hospitalized After Serious Car Crash (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
How Lara Spencer’s Negativity Greatly Impacted the Male Dance Community (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
Katy Perry Has Been Accused for Sexual Harassment…Again (Story)
May 23, 2019
Why I’m Scared for my Senior Year at OCSA (Story)
May 07, 2019
Kentucky Derby Race Horse ‘Maximum Security’ Gets Disqualified (Story)
May 06, 2019
Cruise Ship Reportedly Quarantined on Account of Measles Outbreak (Story)
May 06, 2019
OCSA’s ‘Steel Magnolias’: Review (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
The Ground Beef E.Coli Crisis (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
OCSA’s Own Administrative Assistant Week (Story)
Apr 23, 2019
FSA/AP Test Dates and How to Prepare for Them (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
‘Us’ Movie Release and Representation of Minorities in the Film Industry (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
“Steel Magnolias” Mainstage (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Suicide Prevention Among You and Your Loved Ones (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
NASA Announces the First Person to go to Mars Will Most Likely be a Woman (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
A Second Person in History Has Been Cured of HIV (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
George H.W. Bush’s Service Dog, Sully, Gets Reassigned to US Navy (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Kylie Jenner and Jordyn Woods Friendship Takes Massive Turn After Tristan Cheating Scandal (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Taliban Peace Talks With United States in Moscow Without the Afghan Government (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Adidas Creates All White Shoes in Honor of Black History Month (Story)
Feb 07, 2019
Patriots Claim Another Sweet, Sweet Victory in the 2019 Super Bowl (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
Hamilton at the Dr.Phillips Center in Orlando: Review (Story/Media)
Feb 01, 2019
Church Bombing in the Philippines Leaves 20 Victims Killed (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
There He Stood (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Chris Brown Released From Jail After Rape Allegations and Drug Charges (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Charter School Teachers go on Strike in Los Angeles, California (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
A Feast Fit for the President? Trump Buys Fast Food for Clemson Tigers Visit to White House (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Mexico Pipeline Explosions Leaves Several Wounded and Killed (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Democrats Propose Bill to Strengthen Background Checks on Firearm Sales (Story)
Dec 21, 2018
Trump Imposes Ban on Bump Stocks (Story)
Dec 19, 2018
Federal Judge Strikes Down Affordable Care Act. What Happens Now? (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Ellen DeGeneres May Retire From Her Talk Show (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Supreme Court Rejects States Appeal to Cut Planned Parenthood (Story)
Dec 11, 2018
Netflix “Friends” Will Keep Streaming Throughout 2019 (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
E. Coli Crisis Linked to Romaine Lettuce (Story)
Nov 28, 2018
“Spongebob Squarepants” Creator Stephen Hillenburg Dies at age 57 (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine Faces Life in Prison (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Trump’s Support for the Next Step to Prison Reform (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Florida Votes to Ban Greyhound Racing (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Trump’s Plan to Exterminate Birthright Citizenship (Story)
Oct 26, 2018
Uber Plans on Launching Food-Delivery Drones (Story)
Oct 23, 2018
30 People Injured After Floor Collapses During Condo Party (Story)
Oct 09, 2018
Backpacks and Larger Bags are no Longer Allowed in School Events (Story)
Oct 07, 2018
A Bansky Painting Automatically Shreds Itself After Being Sold at Auction (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Homecoming Week is Next Week (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
New York is the First State to Require Mandatory Mental Health Classes for all Students (Story)
Sep 26, 2018
Why There is a Very Thin Line Between Art and Science (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
Multiple Victims in Maryland Shooting (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Coca-Cola and Cannabis are Partnering up to Make Marijuana-Infused Drinks (Story)
Sep 12, 2018
Anonymous Op-Ed Causes Anger (Story)
Sep 11, 2018
China Wages War on Christianity (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Fans Destroy Nike Apparel in Protest of Colin Kaepernick Ad (Story)
Sep 04, 2018
Trump Not Invited to John McCain’s Funeral (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
Fight Between YouTubers Logan Paul and KSI Ends in a Draw (Story)
Aug 28, 2018
The First Ever Back-to-School Backlight Bash (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
People Shot and Killed at Madden Video Game Event in Florida (Story)
Aug 26, 2018
New Park Opened Up In Lakeland, Florida With Help From Hall of Famer Ray Lewis (Story)
Aug 26, 2018
Four Million Brazilian Children Still Need To Be Vaccinated (Story)
Aug 24, 2018
Trump says, “If I ever got impeached, I think the market would crash.” (Story)
Aug 24, 2018
‘LazyTown’ Actor Stefan Karl Stefansson Passes Away After Battle With Cancer (Story)
Aug 20, 2018
Catch Up On Your Missed Summer News (Story)
May 11, 2018
AMC Theaters Now Offering $5 Tickets on Tuesdays Permanently (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Kendrick Lamar Becomes the First Rapper to Win a Pulitzer Prize in Music (Story)
Apr 27, 2018
Subway to Close 500 Restaurants Across the U.S (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Journey Band Member and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee to be at the Books-Of-Million in Kissimmee, Florida (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Valentine’s Day Hearts Show Love to OCSA Campus (Story)
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Jasmeen Rivera