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NFL is Being Fined

Rebecca Donaldson

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Sports

National Football League (NFL)  players are being fined for many different reasons. Some include touchdown dances, players wearing brands that conflict with league partners, and clothing. The NFL has strict bylines to follow. When a...

Hiding behind the screen

Elizabeth Donaldson, Staff member

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Our generation has been exposed to technology from a very young age. In sixth grade we all lied about our age so we could make Facebook accounts. Owning a cellphone in elementary school was not uncommon. Teenagers have had te...

Tech Teens

Brookyln Armbruster

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Feature, School News

Whether it’s a laptop, self driving car, or just simply your phone, technology is everywhere around us. These things haven’t always been around. In our generation we have the privilege of the Internet right at our fingertip...

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Valerie Golder

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, School News

Every year, Key Club, sponsored by Mr. Kevin Johnston, adopts a family for Christmas. The clubs’ purpose is to provide services to the community to help benefit the lives of others. They typically adopt at least two families, bu...

President-Elect

Elizabeth Hennessey

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

With a twist of events, on November 8, Donald J. Trump was elected as the next president of the United States. Secretary Hillary Clinton won the popular vote by 184,596 votes, but Trump surpassed the needed 270 electoral colleg...

Inauguration Of Donald Trump

Keenan Taylor

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

As President Donald J. Trump took the inaugural oath Friday, January 20. He delivered a speech filled with hopefulness and promises of rebuilding the nation to be stronger and better in the eyes of the world. As Trump finished...

Highlights and Heart Breaks of 2016

Brooklyn Armbruster

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, School News

The year of 2016 was quite an eventful year to say the least.There is no phrase nor single word to describe the rollercoaster of events America went through in just this past year. Do the negatives outweigh the positives? Or was ...

Spirit Week

Valeri Dodds

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, School News

Rewind to two years ago: at 7:45 a.m., you walk through the south wing doors on the morning of Spirit Night and the halls are filled with red and blue. Streamers are hanging from the ceiling, music is blasting, and an overall ene...

#Blacklivesmatter

Logan Bissell

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Regional News

Black History Month originally started out as a week long observation during the second week of February, to remember the history and accomplishments of black people. The whole purpose of Black History Month is to celebrate t...

College is a Good Thing

Rebecca Donaldson, Staff

September 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

It may not be the case for every student but many parents want or even expect their child to go to college or some type of secondary schooling after high school. Many jobs require a college degree and that’s why I think that p...

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