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Why ‘The Office’ Just Works

Why ‘The Office’ Just Works

Story by Molly Kyles, feature editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under CULTURE

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 CULTURE, 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 CULTURE, 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...

To infinity and beyond

To infinity and beyond

Story by Joseph Rodgers, editor in chief

May 21, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Marvel Studios celebrates a decade of superhero fiction movies with the $641 million worldwide box office opening of “Avengers: Infinity War.” The movie is the pinnacle of the franchise and the result of the cohesiveness of three phases of Marvel movies from the first “Iron Man” to “Guardians of t...

Penny pinching tips

Penny pinching tips

Story by Joseph Asher and Cameron Murry

May 21, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Money. It’s an item that has acquired so much value over the years — the one thing that powers the world and keeps the economy booming. But are people spending too much? Summer is one of the best parts of the year. It’s full of fun and warm weather. For most, the summer includes having a j...

Decisions, decisions

Decisions, decisions

Story by Grey Johnson, entertainment editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

It’s common amongst a group of students for someone to have a passion for music. Whether they actually play an instrument or listen to songs, music is heard by many people. So, if someone wanted to take their passion further and learn an instrument, what instrument should they pick? “As far as lear...

Myth? Busted.

Myth? Busted.

Story by Savannah Downs, staff writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Does counting sheep help you fall asleep faster? Can you get a cold just by walking on the ground barefoot? Old wives tales have been passed down from generation to generation and influence how we live our daily lives. Here are six old wives tales that have been debunked. Going outside with wet hair...

Break out your coloring supplies

Break out your coloring supplies

Story by April Alvarado, staff writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Coloring books are no longer just for the kids. In fact, adult coloring books are all the rage right now. The new generation of books are typically filled with intricate black and white illustrations that are art themselves. While many find the act of coloring to be a calming distraction from hours ...

A Rising ‘Star’

A Rising ‘Star’

Story by Hollan Borowitz, staff writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Andrew Bazzi, known by his last name, may be a new name on the music scene, but his talent is skyrocketing him to international fame. His debut album, “COSMIC” came out on April 12 and did not disappoint. With a voice that sounds remarkably like a mixture of Justin Bieber and the Weeknd, his musi...

Gifts that come from the heart

Gifts that come from the heart

Story by April Alvarado, staff writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

Mother’s Day is coming up and that mean present shopping. If you don’t want to give her the usual Mother’s Day store bought bouquet and chocolates this year, try a handmade gift. These thoughtful DIY Mother’s Day gifts are easy to make and easy on the wallet. DIY Photo Candle Celebrate your mom wi...

Addicted to the screen

Addicted to the screen

Story by Emma Anderson, staff writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, TOP STORIES

In recent years, the use of technology has increased. Multiple innovations and new features added to different devices have helped contribute to the phenomenon called Technology Addiction or Internet Use Disorder (IUD). Similar to other addictions, the overuse of technology can also range from moderat...

Breaking the silence

Breaking the silence

April 27, 2018


Filed under CULTURE

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