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Summer Jobs for Teens

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

May 15, 2020

Jobs for high school students are very important. They help them obtain money for their future and social skills. Unfortunately, it’s very difficult for students to work during the school year because they have to go to school for most of the days. Summer jobs are very important for high school students because ...

Benefits of Reading

Benefits of Reading

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

May 8, 2020

Reading is an everyday hobby for many people. What those people who enjoy reading may not understand is reading can actually benefit your life in many ways. Not only does reading make you smarter, but it can also increase your brain power. One benefit of reading is that it reduces stress. A well-written...

Hand Chips for ID Purposes

Hand Chips for ID Purposes

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

April 30, 2020

Technology continues to get closer and closer to our bodies. Everyday people carry phones in their pockets and smart watches around their wrist, but did you know people are starting to put chips under their skin? It sounds unrealistic.  However, according to Business Insider, Sweden, a country rich with te...

#BeTheLight

#BeTheLight

Anna Satterfield, Staff Writer/Media Assistant

April 30, 2020

In response to the turn of events for the rest of the school year, Carolina Forest High School is trying to find ways to make our seniors feel special during this tough time. Under the circumstances, it is a challenge to create positive memories for the disappointed seniors, but schools nationwide are tryi...

Beaches Reopening: Good or Bad?

Beaches Reopening: Good or Bad?

Kaya Perry, Co-Editor

April 30, 2020

Due to the contagiousness of COVID-19, South Carolina closed all public beach accesses at the beginning of April. A few weeks after, Gov. Henry McMaster gave city mayors and councils the option of reopening their beaches. Many Reopened immediately, and Myrtle Beach is scheduled to open on May 1. How...

Coastline Benefits

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

April 25, 2020

For centuries, doctors have known that being near the seaside is good for human health. In fact, patients with a variety of medical conditions have been prescribed a “holiday on the shore” to help treat their illnesses. One benefit of living near the coast is better health in general. In a stu...

Pressure of Having a Perfect Body

Pressure of Having a Perfect Body

Anna Satterfield, Staff Writer/Media Assistant

April 25, 2020

Body image is an issue that many people struggle with, especially because of false advertisement of the “perfect body” all over social media. Actors, models and influencers, more often than not, are the typical attractive people with ideal body shapes and sculpted facial features. However, this ...

Damaging Effects of The Sun

Sun Protection

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

April 9, 2020

Everyone who goes outside is exposed to the sun. It’s important to know the effects of the sun so you can take the proper precautions. The American Academy of Family Physicians advises talking to children, teens, and young adults about the effects of the sun. They should be taught to reduce the harm...

Keeping the Finances Flowing

Keeping the Finances Flowing

Liam Kenny, Media Writer

April 2, 2020

As the world fights a war against a very deadly virus that is spreading very fast, businesses and jobs all around the globe are shutting down, causing detrimental effects to our economy. Also, due to the coronavirus, Bloomberg estimates that the global economy could potentially lose 2.7 trillion dollars!!!  ...

Safety Through Social Distancing

Safety Through Social Distancing

Anna Satterfield, Staff Writer/Media Assistant

April 2, 2020

It has been stated that social distancing is the best way to prevent the spread of coronavirus at this point in time. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the virus spreads through respiratory droplets or contact with infected objects and is difficult to contain. CNN has reported th...

Animal Safety

Liam Kenny, Staff Writer

March 25, 2020

Animals of all species are in danger each and every day. Whether it’s throwing litter and garbage into the forest or party balloons eventually landing in the ocean and endangering sea turtles, animals are in just as much trouble as humans are. Just as people all around the globe are battling the coro...

Impacts of the Coronavirus for AP Students

Impacts of the Coronavirus for AP Students

Annika Hardy, Staff Writer/Production Team Member

March 25, 2020

COVID-19, commonly known as the Coronavirus, is affecting administrators, students and teachers at Carolina Forest High School. As of March 24, all SC schools are temporarily closed through April 30. Thus, extracurricular activities such as clubs, honor societies and our Prom are postponed. For seniors...

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