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Top 5 Places To Apply For Jobs

by Arie Shaver, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

It’s about that time of the year where most people are looking for a job to earn some extra money while they’re in school. However, finding a good job can be a struggle, especially if you’re under 16 years old. Don’t worry:...

Get The Facts Straight: Energy Drinks

by Arie Shaver, Staffer

September 21, 2018

With school back in session, students are becoming dependent on energy drinks in order to stay up for late night homework or to cram for tests. However, many students don't really know the long-term effects that energy drinks...

News in the digital age

by Erin McSorley, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018

It’s becoming increasingly impossible for anybody, especially journalists, to ignore the overwhelming take-over of the digital revolution. When we think “news”, we no longer think “paper”, but words like “media” and ...

Saying goodbye to Neil Simon

by Erin McSorley, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018

At age 91, beloved American playwright Neil Simon passed Sunday. On paper, Simon was a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer with an unprecedented 4 Oscar nominations and 17 Tony nominations. In the hearts of those among the theatre comm...

Top 10 things coming Netflix in September

by Reed Heintz, Staff Writer

August 31, 2018

From Marvel blockbusters to 80s comedy classics, September is looking like a good month for Netflix subscribers. With over 90 titles coming to Netflix in the next month there's a lot to sort through so here are some of the most...

Things you can do this May

by Jesse Williams

April 30, 2018

As the school year comes to a close, many students are now looking forward to their summer break. But, there are still things you can do before the summer kicks off. Check some cool events you can go to before our school year is...

Testing is coming

by Kyle Gehman, Editor-In-Chief

April 21, 2018

Finals are coming up again and whether you are taking school finals, AP, ACC or IB tests here are some tips for how to prepare for you end of the year tests. The most important thing to consider though is that using all these...

Get the facts straight: Police Brutality

by Logan Griffin

April 18, 2018

  In the current political climate, many issues have arised involving police violence. Many groups have formed out of this discussion, the most prominent being Black Lives Matter which has incited talking points about th...

Get the facts straight: Gun Control

by Bri Branscomb, Assistant Editor

April 13, 2018

Mass shootings have shaken the nation since the Parkland massacre on Valentine Day. Many have responded by calling for more stringent gun control. Others have rebutted this by saying it infringes on their 2nd amendment rights. ...

Golden opportunity

Golden opportunity

February 23, 2018

Out of this world

Out of this world

February 20, 2018

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