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Top 5 Ways to Ask

by Sam Keer and Hailey Wyneken

September 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

                                                            Do you not know how you are going to ask someone to homecoming? Check out our list of ways that you could...     ...

Where’s the Snow?

by Audrey Corrado and Shelbie Johnson

December 14, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

     Throughout the year ski season usually starts from mid October to early November. However this year the lack of snow has pushed these opening dates back toward late November and even early December.      In mi...

Standing United in the United States

by Makenna Allen, Reporter

December 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Demonstrators swarmed the streets of Dallas, Portland, Boston, and Chicago, as well  neighborhoods outside campuses such as the University of California, Los Angeles.  According to the New York Times, protests of “Dump Trump” an...

Burning the American Flag

by Haley Lena, Editor

November 12, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The burning of our symbol of Liberty and Freedom, the American Flag, in the parking lot on Nov. 9, has initiated a firestorm of comments and conversation throughout the school and the community -- most of it on social media. ...

Halloween is a Dying Holiday

by Alex Shaffer, Journalist

November 1, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Features, News, Opinion, Showcase

When I was younger I remember standing at a door for five minutes in a line of kids to get candy. Now you ring a doorbell and the reason you are waiting is because the people are scrambling around to see what they can find for the trick-or-treater’s because they didn’t expect any.

Are Clowns a Threat?

Are Clowns a Threat?

November 1, 2016

Presidential Election 2016

by Connor Fuchs and Alec Sutula

October 26, 2016

Filed under Features, News, Opinion, Showcase

With the 2016 Presidential Election in less than two weeks, here is a look at the views on certain issues from candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump   Hillary Clinton: Foreign Policy-  “Maintain a strong ...

Mock Election 2016

Mock Election 2016

October 24, 2016

Should You Upgrade?

by Alex Shaffer, Journalist

October 17, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The announcement of the iPhone 7 was the biggest technology event the world has ever seen based off the amount of viewers and reaction to the event; however, it didn’t exactly get all the positive response Apple was looki...

Corn Maze Confusion

by Makenna Allen, Reporter

October 17, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The brittle corn crackled all around. I shuddered as I imagined a spooky figure emerging from the faded stalks. Had I stepped by mistake into the haunted version of the 8-acre After Dark Corn Maze at Chatfield Farms? After several...

Mr. Newman’s Homecoming Advice

by Julia Reeder

September 8, 2016

Filed under Features, Opinion, Showcase

     Those of us who have had Mr. Newman for various science courses and electives are familiar with his infamous homecoming advice. During the month leading up to homecoming, Mr. Newman begins his classes with a little chat ...

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