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Video Games are Good for Your Mind and Body

Video Games are Good for Your Mind and Body

Matthew Winchester, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

Believe it or not, several scientific studies confirm video games are good for you. This may be hard to wrap your head around since you have been told the television ruins your eyes and video games cause violence. However, real research from reputable sources have shown that playing video games does a...

Mindfulness: The New School-Stress Reliever

Mindfulness: The New School-Stress Reliever

Kaya Perry, Co-Editor

October 8, 2019

School can be quite overwhelming and stressful with the buildup of assignments, after school activities and much more, but how do students deal with the weight of all this work? There are many different ways that students can deal with stress on their own, but a new type of school has found a way to al...

Alumnae Journey to Thailand

Alumnae Journey to Thailand

Sophie Gamble, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

What are your plans after high school? Do you plan to attend college? Most students attempt college and figure out what they want to do for the rest of their lives. However, there are many alternative paths you can take after high school; some people choose to travel; some people choose to go straig...

On The Streets

Alexa Beale, Media Editor

September 13, 2019

CFHS Ranked in the Top 100

CFHS Ranked in the Top 100

Braylyn Bridges, Staff Writer

June 3, 2019

Carolina Forest High School was recently recognized as one of the Top 100 South Carolina High Schools in USA Today. 13 areas schools made the top list; we are #35. Carolina Forest Education Center was opened in 1997 as a middle school (grades 6-8) high school (grades 9-10 only). The Education Center...

Best Friend Vacay Spots

Rebekah Anderson, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

Can you imagine relaxing by the beach, white water rafting, taking a tour or trying new food in a new town? Wait, now here’s the best part. Doing these kinds of activities with your best friends. Exciting, right?  Of course, deciding what to do as a group can be very difficult. Listed below are...

Top Five Places to Travel

Top Five Places to Travel

Lilly Hortis, Staff Writer

May 24, 2019

With summer quickly approaching, I am sure everyone is thinking and talking about vacations and traveling. Listed below are the top five places to travel in the world, according to US News. At the top of the list is Paris. In Paris, there are plenty of things to do such as visit museums, go shopping...

Birth Month Determines Personality

Birth Month Determines Personality

Alexis Acree, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019

We have all heard of zodiac signs and their supposed correlation to what makes up your personality. Also known as astrology and although interesting, it is not science. That's right; there is no scientific evidence that supports the fact that your zodiac sign determines how you think or behave at all....

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Lilly Hortis, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019

With May being Mental Health Awareness Month, I decided to inform others of some of the most overlooked mental illnesses. Borderline Personality Disorder is one of the many overlooked mental illnesses. BPD is the inability to effectively manage emotions. Symptoms include fear of abandonment, unstabl...

Staying Motivated

Staying Motivated

Rebekah Anderson, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019

With only days left until the school year ends, everyone is looking forward to the end of the school year. It may feel like the time to give up, but now is the time to just get started and uplifted. There are numerous tricks and tips to help you stay motivated through the very last exam or class. ...

The Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica

The Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica

Lilly Hortis, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

In Costa Rica, the first ever sloth sanctuary has been opened. The sanctuary was originally opened in 1992, but it just now growing and gaining recognition. The Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica is an original rescue center for injured and abandoned sloths. Founders, Judy Avey-Arroyo and Luis Arroyo, ...

SC Teachers March To State House

SC Teachers March To State House

Alexis Acree, Staff Writer

May 8, 2019

Four districts across the state including Dorchester and Beaufort counties, were forced to cancel school Wednesday, May 1, after hundreds of teachers requested off to be a part of a protest in Columbia. Nearly 10,000 teachers, students and parents travelled to the South Carolina State House to encoura...

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