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TikTok tunes

Story by Stephanie Jumper, staff writer February 26, 2020

“Hot Girl Bummer.” “Sweet But Psycho.” “GOMF.” Three songs part of an ever growing category the internet has claimed as its own. These titles might not ring a bell, but each tune is recognizable...

THS alumnus Jerry Mitchell will speak to students Feb. 28 about his new book.

Comfort the afflicted, afflict the comfortable

Story by Grey Johnson, staff writer February 20, 2020

An open secret is the worst kind, and there has never been a more offensive open secret than the hate crimes committed during the Civil Rights Era. Hate, violence, and murder were all ignored, covered...

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Money moves

Story by Brooklyn Watson, staff writer February 14, 2020

Winning the lottery is a big deal for many adults. Scratching six numbers, hoping every number will match. If they win the jackpot, they can receive an abundance of money. However, it is very rare for...

Everything you can learn from watching “Love Island”

Everything you can learn from watching “Love Island”

Story by Margaret Debenport, opinion editor February 12, 2020

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you put a bunch of twenty somethings looking for love in a dream house on a beautiful island with no connection to the outside world? Well, of course you haven't,...

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Confronting conflict with comedy

Story by Doug Kyles and Makenzie Hofert February 11, 2020

One of the most perilous times for a country’s citizens are the hours following an act of war. Looking back historically, the aftermath of the tense situations that might pull the country into a war...

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Girl power to the max

Story by Andrea Loredo, staff writer February 11, 2020

“You know what a harlequin is? A harlequin’s role is to serve. It’s nothing without a master.” These are the first lines of the initial “Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One...

Photo illustration by Peyton Sims. A teenage girl sit on her couch with a blanket and popcorn ready to enjoy a classic film.

Watch away the rainy day

Story by Peyton Sims, culture editor February 11, 2020

You’re curled up on your couch as you listen to the falling rain outside. The rain drops bounce off the window pane, making it difficult for you not to doze off. When the stormy weather keeps you from...

Taking vitamins or supplements should not replace eating a healthy diet.

The downside of vitamins

Story by Ruth Heinemann, staff writer February 8, 2020

Vitamin C for breakfast, multivitamins for lunch and a mineral supplement for dinner. Taking vitamins is part of the daily routine for millions of Americans. The popularity of vitamin and mineral supplements...

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Box office buzz

Story by Sydney Rowe, staff writer February 6, 2020

With the new year comes a brand new selection of movies to wait anxiously for, discuss and critique. Whether you’re the action type or prefer wholesome family movies, 2020 is sure to have something for...

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17 Ways in 17 Days

Story by Sydney Rowe, staff writer February 3, 2020

A little bit of kindness can go a long way. Whether it’s shown to someone during a time of darkness or on an amazing day, performing one simple act of kindness a day makes your life and other’s life...

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Psychology of the teenage mind

Story by Makenzie Hofert, staff writer January 17, 2020

The teenage brain undergoes many stressful situations throughout short periods of time, causing  most teens to hide their emotions and have difficulty openly talking about their problems. The teenage...

Graphic by Peyton Sims. The following list will sum up the highlights of the last ten years.

A blast from the past

Story by Peyton Sims, culture editor December 31, 2019

Another decade will soon enter the past as 2020 begins. Memories shared are left behind in the 2010s. As fast as time moves, it’s easy for people to not realize what significant events occurred within...

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