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Easy money

Easy money

Story by Ashlyn Winters, staff writer

April 11, 2019


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Having a steady job while managing schoolwork and other activities can be pretty challenging. Most jobs have demanding hours along with tax deductions, leaving you with hardly enough money in your paycheck and wondering if it’s all worth it. However, with the right kind of job, you can set your own hours ...

Monsters and Bangs

Monsters and Bangs

Story by Charli Hueter, staff writer

April 8, 2019


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“Caution: This product contains caffeine and should not be used with any other caffeine products.” You shrug the warning off, despite the red flags it plants in the depths of your mind. This morning has been rocky, and, to be honest, the average cup of joe won’t be able to handle the loads of ...

Questioning the questionnaire

Questioning the questionnaire

Story by Zane Johnston, staff writer

March 27, 2019


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After endless questions asking you for your favorite colors and foods, you’re certain that there is nothing the website doesn’t know about you. However, when Buzzfeed tries to tell you that you are a unicorn when your magical creature spirit animal is so clearly a dragon, you start to second-gue...

Passion for fashion

Passion for fashion

Story by Peyton Sims, staff writer

March 7, 2019


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Fashion trends come and go, and as we embark into a new year, people are becoming interested in new clothing combinations. However, it can be quite difficult to put together an outfit that you’re pleased with, and trends can simply be too difficult to keep up with. Considering we’re not far into the year, ...

The kick that fits

The kick that fits

Story by Logan Diggs, staff writer

March 5, 2019


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Nike and Adidas have been competitors since what feels like the beginning of time. Both brands have proved to be worth every penny in the quality and durability they're made with. Billions of people all across the world wear clothing that appeals to the masses of where they're at. In fact, Adidas see...

Fashion trend sweeps school

Fashion trend sweeps school

Story by Cameron Murry, staff writer

February 27, 2019


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She wakes up and jumps to her feet with fifteen minutes to spare. After staying up all night studying, she definitely doesn’t have time for a shower, much less the process of wiggling into jeans or applying makeup. With a few sprays of dry shampoo, it’s out the door and headed to class. Athleis...

Harder, better, faster, stronger

Harder, better, faster, stronger

Story by Joseph Rodgers, editor in chief

February 25, 2019


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A new arms race has begun. However, it is not really an arms race, but rather it is the race for the next generation of Internet connectivity, and the country to obtain it first may be the world’s next superpower. Chinese telecommunications company Huawei is racing against American companies to release the wor...

A historical injustice

A historical injustice

Story by Cameron Murry, staff writer

February 18, 2019


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Textbooks lay open-faced on the desk of each student, open to a unit titled “Civil Rights.” Two names are mentioned, the only two that the students will be tested over: Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rosa Parks. No other activist is emphasized, no more than five are mentioned. Is this what history is? If each student did...

A curious incident

A curious incident

Story by Salem Karr, staff writer

February 10, 2019


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If you enjoy a murder mystery with a twist, you’ll love “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.” This play focuses on 15 year old detective and mathematical genius, Christopher Boone. While struggling with an unspecified mental illness, Christopher is determined to solve the murder of...

A helping paw

A helping paw

Story by Charli Hueter, staff writer

January 25, 2019


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It is two in the morning. Deep within the comfort of your dreams, you are awakened by the sound of heavy breathing. A cold tongue meets the warmth of your nose, and all hopes of returning to sleep flee at the sound of a crisp bark from your fluffy companion. You know it, and he knows it. Only together ...

Split personality

Split personality

Story by Kate Morgan, staff writer

January 22, 2019


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The abandoned factory’s fluorescent lights dimly flicker. The red clay that was once made into bricks stained the cheerleading uniforms of the teenage girls chained to the walls. A man roller skates through the room cheering himself on and raving about how much fun it is to be a carefree nine year o...

Singing in the public’s eye

Singing in the public’s eye

Story by Cate Rounds, staff writer

January 14, 2019


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Movies like “Singing in the Rain,” and  “The Wizard of Oz” were the golden age of Hollywood. Movie musicals were the biggest blockbusters of the time, but they fell out of the limelight. Now with new movie musicals such as “La La Land,” “The Greatest Showman,” “Mamma Mia” and mo...

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