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Super Bowl LIV

Super Bowl LIV

Megan Evans, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

Football is still in the air and bringing excitement to sports fans.  Super Bowl LIV will take place in Miami, Florida on February 2, 2020. As of right now, there are four teams left in the playoffs. On Sunday, the Tennessee Titans will be playing the Kansas City Chiefs at 3:05 p.m. and the Green Bay ...

How Necessary is a College Education?

How Necessary is a College Education?

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

For a long time, the word “college” has been a synonym for success. How necessary is a college degree? From an early age, children are told that they must go to college to get a good job. Ingrained in our societal beliefs is that a college education provides more money which leads to success. Numbers...

Disney Plus – A Quick Review

Disney Plus – A Quick Review

Megan Evans, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

Disney just released a streaming program that streams Disney TV shows and movies that launched on November 12, 2019. As soon as it aired, it started trending tremendously on social media. On its first day, Disney Plus registered more than 10 million customers. Disney plus includes Disney proper, Marvel, ...

Robots Gain A Sense of Touch

Robots Gain A Sense of Touch

Kaya Perry, Co-Editor

December 18, 2019

Although robots may be faster and more efficient than humans, they have no sense of touch. This is something that everyone knows, but scientists are in the works of changing that. How will this robotic advancement benefit the field of technology?  Several different sets of scientists from around the globe have ...

The Make-a-Wish Foundation

The Make-a-Wish Foundation

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

The Make-a-Wish Foundation is a non-profit organization that makes wishes come true for children with critical illnesses.  It was founded on April 29,1980 by Frank Shankwitz, Scott Stahl, and Linda Bergendahl-Pauling. In the Spring of 1980, a 7-year old boy named Christopher Greicius was being treate...

Hallmark Movies: Are They Really All That?

Hallmark Movies: Are They Really All That?

Kaya Perry, Co-Editor

December 11, 2019

Hallmark movies… everyone has an opinion on them. They either hate them or love them. There are so many different storylines, but some people say all the movies are similar. Personally, I believe that these movies could contain more diverse plots and characters. Hallmark’s main audience for their movies ...

How is Social Media Affecting Our Mental State?

How is Social Media Affecting Our Mental State?

Kaya Perry, Co-Editor

December 4, 2019

As technology has advanced over the years, social media has become more prominent in everyday life. This has had some positive effects within our society but also some negative ones. It’s most noticeable in younger generations who have grown up as technology has advanced.  Photoshop has always been used to portray th...

Thoughts on Teen Curfews

Thoughts on Teen Curfews

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

Curfews for teens, established both by communities and parents’ rules, have always been a controversial topic. If teens are seen out past a certain time they are punished. These punishments include fines, imposition of community service, restriction of driver’s license privileges and even detenti...

“Seven Pounds”

“Seven Pounds”

Megan Evans, Staff Writer

November 16, 2019

Netflix has surprised us this year with adding new movies and TV shows but also new ones. “Seven Pounds,” starring Will Smith, was added recently. It is about a man who is haunted by a fateful secret. He tries to gain redemption by giving vital parts of his body to people in need of a donor. B...

Does Technology Make us Feel Alone?

Does Technology Make us Feel Alone?

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

According to The New York Times, technology has made people more “connected” than ever. The internet has made it possible to watch movies, talk to people, pay bills, shop, and even buy groceries all from the comfort of our home.  It’s a great time to be alive; however, others think technolo...

Study Tips for Students

Study Tips for Students

Lilly Hortis, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

Our four-year high school journey is full of wonderful memories and fun events that will be kept close to the heart forever.  Along with the good, however, there is also the bad and sometimes ugly. This can include waking up early, being at school all day, homework, stressing about grades, relationships, an...

“Hocus Pocus” Review

“Hocus Pocus” Review

Sophie Gamble, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

I am such a sucker for Halloween since it is my favorite holiday. Surprisingly, I have spent the past fourteen years of my life without ever watching the very popular “Hocus Pocus.” This movie is loved throughout the world and is a tradition for many to watch during the Halloween season. “Hoc...

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