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TV crossovers

TV crossovers

Story by Grey Johnson, culture editor

November 24, 2018


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On those days when there is nothing else to do, we are kept entertained by the many television shows that exist. Whether it be on Netflix, Hulu or one of the many channels of today, these shows have presented us with amazing stories and performances. On some occasions, two shows come together to make...

Thanksgiving discussions

Thanksgiving discussions

Story by Salem Karr, staff writer

November 20, 2018


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Sound of silverware hitting plates and joyous laughter fills the air. Suddenly, you hear your parents, grandparents and everyone in attendance erupt into shouts of disagreement and disgust. You look around and wonder what could have stopped this. Thanksgiving dinner is a time when family meets to enjoy a meal ...

Two sides of the same coin

Two sides of the same coin

Story by Jhovany Perez, editor in chief

November 20, 2018


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What is the only thing that separates you from the Joker and Batman? One bad day. That one day is what establishes both the Joker’s and Batman’s character arcs; it’s that common theme that makes them into who they are. Batman and Joker are thus, in this manner, two sides of the same coin. Ba...

Ready, set, read

Ready, set, read

Story by Andrea Loredo, staff writer

November 19, 2018


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The 2018-2019 book challenge is being held by librarian Rachel Epley from Oct. 29 until April. All students are welcome to participate in the book challenge. Students interested must speak to Epley and obtain the list of books. After you have read one, you will receive an orange review sheet that you...

The burdens of fame

The burdens of fame

Story by Peyton Sims, staff writer

November 18, 2018


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Stage lights. Giant crowds. Fans stand in the audience with their hands raised in worship as they sing along with their favorite Christian singer. Fame can be viewed as a hassle, but when someone is known for an important subject such as faith, they’re determined to share the message of God. T...

What do your dreams mean?

What do your dreams mean?

Story by Lindsey Egger, editor in chief

November 17, 2018


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You wake up suddenly in the middle of the night. The same nightmare came to you in your sleep again. This is not a coincidence, it’s a sign. Not a sign that you will be chased by a clown or pushed off a building, but a sign that obstacles in your life are troubling you more than you think. Being C...

Survivors on the small screen

Survivors on the small screen

Story by Maddie Anderson, opinion editor

November 13, 2018


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One year ago, the #MeToo movement began. Scores of women, and even a few men, spoke about the sexual assault they have encountered behind and in front of the cameras. With the public condemnation of the film industry’s abusers, there has been a reckoning like no other. The floodgates of women’s em...

Fall of a superhero

Fall of a superhero

Story by Grey Johnson, culture editor

November 12, 2018


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The Hulk, Spider-Man, Black Panther, Iron Man and many more all had their start somewhere with someone— Legend Stan Lee. Tragically,  Stan Lee  died at 95 years old today at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He was born on Dec. 28, 1922, served in World War II, experience...

Ka-shoot I got it wrong

Ka-shoot I got it wrong

Story by Logan Diggs, staff writer

November 12, 2018


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In most middle schools, Kahoot! is a great way to challenge students to do their best in hopes of being number one or the winner of the game in class. All throughout my freshman year, both my science and math classes used Kahoot to cover topics and complete units, thus improving my grades and learning...

Taco bout traffic

Taco bout traffic

Story by Nathan Morriss, staff writer

November 11, 2018


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 Taco Tico's line still has cars lining up all the way to State Line. The opening of Taco Tico Texarkana marks the first time the franchise has been open in the Twin City in years. Both long time supporters and newcomers flocked to try the Texican Cuisine. “[Waiting] took about two and a half hours," ...

It’s morphin’ time!

It’s morphin’ time!

Story by Grey Johnson, Zane Johnston, Addison Cross, Logan Diggs, and Andrea Loredo

November 10, 2018


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The Power Rangers are a group of people, most often teenagers, who battle against evil while wearing color coded outfits. The Power Rangers have many tools, such as their own personal suit, which comes along with superhuman abilities, and Zord, a mechanical robot, to fight off this opposition. Despi...

For the champions

For the champions

Story by Lindsey Egger, editor in chief

November 8, 2018


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“Fortune favors the bold.” When it comes to “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the movie is considered a hit after its opening weekend with $50 million in domestic ticket sales after being predicted to make only $35 million. But that’s what should be expected of a movie that cost $52 million to make. T...

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