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Quarantine fun

April 21, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has caused many restaurants, stores and other public places to close to avoid spreading the virus. Citizens have been asked to self quarantine and some places have even enacted a curfew. With all the time that people are spending at home, it’s easy to get bored and sit in be...

Photo Illustration by Peyton Sims

Saving bucks on spring break

March 15, 2020

Spring break is all about having fun and you don’t need a lot of money to do so. From spending time in the great outdoors to having a night inside with a couple of friends, there are many budget-friendly ways to spend your week. Go on a road trip Flying is cool, but there is so much more to see with no clouds in th...

Sophomore Carrigan Brush dances to a Just Dance video during the Sock Hop. The event was held to raise funds to build a well in Uganda.

Rock your socks off

November 14, 2019

Students hopped out of their regular routine Nov. 5 to enjoy a night of activities, games, food and fun in the name of fundraising and school spirit.  Student Council hosted a Sock Hop to raise money to fund a fourth of a water well in partnership with We Help Two, an organization aimed at further...

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On beat with the summer heat

August 13, 2018

Hands thrown in the air, teenagers singing along with their favorite artists and positive energy radiating around the stadium. Concerts are events multiple teenagers look forward to. Summertime is for teenagers to be able to relax on their time off from school and try to find different ways to enter...

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Fall fun

November 1, 2017

As the leaves lose their color and find themselves in piles in the front yard, routines begin to alter with the season. We often find ourselves wanting to embrace this new change, yet at times we aren’t sure how we can welcome autumn to its full extent. I consider fall to be my favorite season, secon...

Do it yourself Halloween costumes

Do it yourself Halloween costumes

October 31, 2017

Halloween is here, and if you’re having trouble finding a costume and running low on cash, here are some easy DIY ideas. Skittles or M&M’s: Materials– Any solid color T-shirt White acrylic paint These sweet treats make for a super cute and easy outfit all in one step. All you have to do i...

Five alternatives to trick-or-treating

Five alternatives to trick-or-treating

October 27, 2015

  When you were young, Halloween meant dressing up in your favorite costume and going door to door gathering as much candy as you possibly could. However, trick-or-treating seems to lose its appeal as we grow older. You can always go to Walmart and buy as many fun-sized candy bars as you wa...

Before I die I want to

Before I die I want to

August 29, 2015

"Before I die I want to be high enough to see the earth curve," sophomore Karissa Smith said. When high school students think of their futures, chances are they are thinking of what college they want to go to or what job they plan on getting. That’s the only reason we go to school, right? High s...

Graphics by Brianna O'Shaughnessy

Top 10 back to school songs

August 27, 2015

1. Another Brick in the Wall (Parts I and II) - Pink Floyd This song is a classic 'we hate school' jam for the listener that's really reluctant to go back to school. It has an excellent rock and roll vibe to it, and can really stir up some anger about education (and not needing one) in most stude...

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The camp left in me

August 24, 2015

Everyone loves summer. Go to the beach for a week, soak up the sun and get away from the “real world” for a little while. Pack up your bags, grab a tent and go camping for a few days to “disconnect”. It’s an escape. But to me, these ordinary vacations are far from my idea of an escape. F...

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