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Back to school style inspiration

Back to school style inspiration

Story by Holland Rainwater, online photo editor

August 14, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

As the school year goes on, your closet begins to be strung thin. It’s easy to surrender to the T-shirt and leggings look, but you don’t have sacrifice looking your best for convenience. Here are a few trends that are cute, comfortable and dress code friendly that will help you feel and look you...

Too many tropes

Too many tropes

Story by Grey Johnson, entertainment editor

July 31, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

For hundreds of years, certain tropes in oral, written and recently visual stories have formed. Some started as far back as “Romeo and Juliet” and some are as recent as the movie “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.” On occasion, clichés are not altogether unavoidable and in some cases enhance a story &...

Time to destress

Time to destress

Story by Victoria Van, editor in chief

May 31, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

School is over. Now, there’s time to relax and enjoy your summer vacation. Discover what activity you could do to destress and take your mind off your everyday problems from the year with this quiz. What is the source of your stress? a) Work b) People c) My procrastination d) My self doubt Which...

Yeezy Season

Yeezy Season

Story by Nick Mitchell, staff writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

I’m gonna let you finish but, Kanye West is back in the building. On April 13, 2018, music and fashion phenom Kanye West made his return to the known world. After being closed off from Twitter and social media, West was welcomed back to Twitter by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. Since his return, Kanye ha...

Schemes of the States

Schemes of the States

Story by Grey Johnson, entertainment editor

May 28, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

Distrust for centralized government has been a staple of American culture from the beginning. This distrust comes in many forms such as simple caution, owning a gun, going off the grid or believing in a conspiracy theory. Research conducted in 2014 by political science professors Eric Oliver and Thom...

Keeping up with the kids

Keeping up with the kids

Story by Addison Cross, news editor

May 25, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

It happened to the greasers of the 50s, the hippies of the 60s, and the grunge kids rising up in the 90s. The rebellious culture of the younger generations has adapted and changed over the years, most recently with the rise of social media. The teens of the 2010s will truly be remembered as the gene...

Praise be

Praise be

Story by Emilee Slayton, staff writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

The first thing Offred heard were the bells. She knew there was no running away. Offred walked along with the other handmaids, knowing that they were about to kill a traitor. Was this justice? Was this the way Gilead deals with crimes? The handmaids were forced to kill this man or woman they had no choice...

Get the popcorn out

Get the popcorn out

Story by John Morgan, sports editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

Tickets switch hands through the windows of the booth. Popcorn and cokes get rushed into the theater. Explosions and car chases flicker on the large movie canvas. Summer movie season is one of the most exciting times of the year as huge action blockbusters roll onto the big screens all across the w...

Fortnite’s Victory Royale over the internet

Fortnite’s Victory Royale over the internet

Story by Jackson Cheney, staff writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

September 2017 changed gaming across all platforms. Fortnite Battle Royale, one of the biggest viral trends right now, took over social media and gaming across the world. Unlike many of the viral phenomenons that come and go, Fortnite is not going to fade away. After only two weeks of the Battle Roya...

Why ‘The Office’ Just Works

Why ‘The Office’ Just Works

Story by Molly Kyles, feature editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

A sitcom. Expected to be funny, consistently light-hearted, and all around loveable characters. “The Office,” however, takes a different approach. Behind the hilarious exterior, each character has a realistic core and heartfelt messages. It's one of the few shows capable of bringing tears and laughs to...

Why ‘Parks and Recreation’ plays nice

Why ‘Parks and Recreation’ plays nice

Story by Margaret Debenport, entertainment editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Uncategorized

The journey of a local government employee’s life is not something that one would usually consider comical or interesting. However, in the small, fictional town of Pawnee, Indiana, Leslie Knope is surrounded by some of the most hilarious people to ever grace a television screen. When I was first int...

Cold blooded or cold steel?

Cold blooded or cold steel?

Story by Grey Johnson, entertainment editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, TOP STORIES

Who runs the world? Lizards. I know that Beyonce says otherwise, but the truth is there. They are in government and they are trying to rule humans. But, the only as bad as a lizard hiding manipulating mankind is a robot that is disguising themself as a person. Both are terrifying which is why we must...

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