The Beat of the Drum

David Lopez
The beginning of the end. That’s how I’d describe how I feel heading into my fourth year of journalism. I’ve had a lot of fun each year, and I’m sure that this year will be the same. I’ve witnessed this organization, The Beat of the Drum, shift from a printed periodical newspaper, to a fantastic website, to including several issues of awesome magazines, and now to moving to a new location, and preparing the next generation of journalists and writers. I’m sure I will learn as much from them, as they will from me. I’m looking forward to it.

David Lopez, Editor-in-Chief

Jun 06, 2017
Girls Champion Softball (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
The Mascot Recommendation (Story)
Feb 16, 2017
Paws for a Cause (Story/Media)
Feb 03, 2017
Experiences of a Minority teacher (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
Napa Gets Spirited! (Story)
Oct 07, 2016
NHS Displays Spirit at Homecoming Rally (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
A New Year, a New Focus (Story/Media)
Jun 08, 2016
BottleRock 2016 (Story)
May 04, 2016
Imprisoned for Race: A look back at the Japanese internment camp experience (Story)
Apr 08, 2016
Proposed Changes to Napa Food Service (Story)
Feb 19, 2016
Social Media Etiquitte (Story)
Dec 15, 2015
CAASPP Tests, First Impressions (Story/Media)
Nov 17, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens PREVIEW (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Grillo Win Open In Playoff (Media)
Oct 13, 2015
The History of Rock and Roll (Story)
Feb 20, 2015
Varsity Girls B-Ball Secure MEL Title (Story/Media)
Nov 14, 2014
Napa Wins 9th Straight Big Game (Media)
Oct 27, 2014
Napa ends Vacaville’s win streak with 26-14 win (Media)
Oct 20, 2014
The PGA Tour Returns To Silverado (Story)
Oct 01, 2014
Indians Drop Homecoming Game Vs. Clayton Valley (Story/Media)
Sep 29, 2014
Varsity Football: Video of Napa High vs. Clayton Valley (Media)
Sep 17, 2014
NFL Talk With David (Story)
Sep 08, 2014
Napa Crushes Casa Grande (Media)
Sep 03, 2014
Napa Rolls Montgomery (Story/Media)
Aug 28, 2014
Napa Footballs Final Tune-up (Story/Media)
Aug 27, 2014
6.0 Quake Rocks Napa Valley (Media)
May 30, 2014
Fun with Fire (Story)
May 09, 2014
Permit Problems (Story)
Apr 29, 2014
All Time Great Movies (Story)
Apr 29, 2014
Captain America 2 (Story)
Apr 07, 2014
Video Game Addiction (Story)
Mar 12, 2014
Get Your Cerebral Groove On! (Story/Media)
Feb 21, 2014
What has happened to Super Bowl Commercials? (Story)
Feb 10, 2014
Wheel Wonders (Story)
Jan 24, 2014
Richard Sherman and the 49’ers Seahawks Rivalry (Story)
Dec 19, 2013
Books for the Break! (Story/Media)
Dec 02, 2013
The Cost of Being a Super Hero (Story)
Nov 12, 2013
Napa edges out Vintage in JV Big Game (Story/Media)
Oct 29, 2013
Electronica Is Pounding It’s Way Into Your Ears (Story)
Oct 16, 2013
Battle of the QB’s (Story)
Sep 27, 2013
Girl on the Gridiron (Story)
Sep 27, 2013
Men’s Water Polo (Story)
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