Remembering a Legend 50 Years Later

Joshua Perry, News Editor

April 5, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Fifty years ago, the most famous dreamer in American history was killed at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. Fifty years later, his dream lives on, but it has yet to be fully realized. Martin Luther King Jr., in his famous speech...

Marvel’s ‘Runaways’ Makes Marvelous Debut

Zoe Robinson, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Marvel is well-known for their cinematic talent. Their movies—whether it be the X-Men universe or the Avengers universe—always get millions to billions of dollars in the box office and more often than not, outstanding reviews...

Why We Should Remember Parkland

Joshua Perry, News Editor

March 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In the aftermath of a disaster, after scrambling to react, our instinct as humans is to put the devastation out of our minds. After enough time passes and the emotional beating turns into mere bruises, it can finally fade into...

Honor Society Season Ushers in a Pointless Frenzy

Jessica Fosse, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Third quarter might be one of the slowest quarters; it's filled with snow days and school work. For juniors, they begin to get overloaded with honor society applications. But nothing about these groups seem appealing for me to...

Sled Dogs Are in Danger: The Truth about the Iditarod

Anna Kutz, Life Editor

March 9, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Each March, the first Saturday rolls around and “The Last Great Race on Earth®” begins with the sound of crunching snow and hundreds of barks. It’s the Iditarod, a dog-sled race that covers 1000 miles of Alaskan terrain....

Confusing ‘Covfefe’ Corresponds to Trump’s Pride

Molly Farrar, A&E Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion

For Odysseus, it was hubris. For Achilles, it was his heel. Everyone has a flaw that can follow you everywhere, even into the Oval Office. As we’re wading into year two of President Donald J. Trump’s precarious presidency,...

North Korea Ambushes the Olympics

Nicole Burbach, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018

Filed under Opinion

North Korea has officially snuck their way into the Olympics, supposedly bringing peace... along with Kim Jong-un's sister. Don’t buy it. The US Treasury Department included Kim Yo Jong, Kim Jong-un’s sister, on its...

The Clean Truth: Tide Pods Are Poison

Josh Perry, News Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

High schoolers are all aware of how quickly memes and trends can spring up like daisies on the vast, (sometimes) intellectually fertile prairie that is the internet. Sometimes they’re clever. Sometimes they’re empowering....

Grammys Recording Academy President Slips Up, Fans Angered: Why It’s Justified

Anna Kutz, Life Editor

February 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

After a night of political speeches, daring performances and James Corden skits, the music world seemed calm, if only for a brief minute.   It all began when it dawned on viewers that throughout the entire three and...

Netflix’s ‘The End of the F***ing World’ Produces a Roller Coaster of Emotions

Zoe Robinson, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

The New Year brings many great things: resolutions, tax season, the end of a maybe not-so-great year. It also brings many mediocre things: the opportunity to buy a new calendar you like, getting to change the end of the dates...

Trump’s Tax Plan Benefits America, Shows Promise for Economic Growth

Sam Lance, Sports Editor

January 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

President Donald Trump’s awaited tax reform was released over almost a year in office and now Americans are weighing the effects. And as expected, Democrats have criticized and complained about the tax reform but fail to...

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