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Wakanda forever

Wakanda forever

Story by April Alvarado, staff writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

An otherworldly superhero. This can describe the movie “Black Panther” in a nutshell. Critics are buzzing about Marvel’s new cinematic movie starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and other award winning actors. It is Marvel’s first film directed by an African-American...

We’ve come Shofar from the truth

We’ve come Shofar from the truth

Story by Lois LeFors, news editor

February 20, 2018


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Francine River’s “And the Shofar Blew” is a touching and enlightening story that emphasizes that even the most promising and genuine individuals can fall away if they allow their hearts to venture away from humility and God’s will. The shofar, as used in the title, is a ram’s horn that was sou...

A show to die for

A show to die for

Story by Addison Cross, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


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The 1988 cult classic film, “Heathers” was created to showcase the way society elevates the privileged, represented by three beautiful, rich white girls who form a clique excluding those who don’t fit their standards. The 2018 “Heathers” TV series takes that whole concept and annihilates it...

Who lit the fires?

Who lit the fires?

Story by Katie Biggar, staff writer

February 16, 2018


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While we are currently in the depths of winter, there aren’t many things that can brighten our spirits from the solitude of our warm but ridiculously boring homes. The one thing that always gets me feeling a bit more comfortable about this never-ending season is a steaming cup of hot chocolate next to th...

Keep your weekend booked

Keep your weekend booked

Story by Andrea Loredo, staff writer

February 12, 2018


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Reading is a part of every person's life when they are in school, whether it is for an assignment or for pure entertainment. Whatever the case may be, many students don't know what kind of book to pick up whenever they need to read, and that can be pretty stressful. Here are the most checked out books ...

A day for the girls

A day for the girls

Story by Kaitlyn Gordon, staff writer

February 11, 2018


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It’s February, and everyone around you is going on about their plans for Valentine’s Day. They talk about their significant others and how they just can’t wait for Feb. 14. However, you’re all forgetting the most spectacular day of the year: Galentine’s Day. Galentine’s is the one day of...

The power of music

The power of music

Story by Emma Anderson, staff writer

February 7, 2018


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Music is influenced by many factors from love, jealousy, hate, politics and expressing the views of a person. Music is universal and can be used to spread messages from one person to another, spanning genres and artists alike. 1) “Over the Rainbow” by Judy Garland The song was released as par...

Worth the ‘Blood Sweat & Tears’

Worth the ‘Blood Sweat & Tears’

Story by Jenny Gonzalez, staff

February 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

As the music video begins, the camera focuses on the eye of the boy. He begins to whistle the melody of the song. The angle changes. They do their signature moves which are difficult but performed expertly. On June 11, 2013, the official member line up for BTS was introduced to the public, and a fe...

All about that base

All about that base

Story by Grey Johnson, staff writer

February 6, 2018


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The best offense is a good defense. New video game, “Fortnite” not only understands this, but it embraces it. This game is centered around your ability to destroy anything in sight and your ability to then take materials you gathered from your destruction and turn them into a base or a fort to p...

The ‘evolution’ of Youtube

The ‘evolution’ of Youtube

Story by Molly Kyles, staff writer

January 31, 2018


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YouTube, the free online streaming service, is a household name. From funny cat videos to karaoke versions of every song ever made, it’s where everyone goes if they want to entertain themselves. However, it's no secret that the YouTube of today is wildly different compared to that of its beginning. Yo...

Winner winner chicken dinner

Winner winner chicken dinner

Story by Grey Johnson, staff writer

January 30, 2018


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When the match starts, you are forced out of a plane. Once you’ve landed, your first thought is of what loot to grab. From there on out, there is only one mission: Be the last one alive. This is the player experience of PlayerUnknown’s “Battlegrounds,” otherwise known as PUBG, in a nutshell.&n...

The Grammys returns to NYC

The Grammys returns to NYC

Story by Margaret Debenport, staff writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Top Stories

The Grammy Awards have come a very long way from their first show in 1958. With the original record of the year “Mack the Knife,” to this year’s “24k Magic,” the evolution of music is presented in no better way. Opening music’s biggest night on its return to New York City is no simple ta...