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Under Pressure

Under Pressure

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 20, 2019


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Most of the time, parents only want what's best for their children. But sometimes, their intentions don't come across in the most ideal way. Before the parents know what's happening, they've put too many unrealistic, academic expectations on their children. These unreasonable goals affect kids more negatively...

2019 Movies: The Sequels

2019 Movies: The Sequels

CarolineS, Online Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Opinions, Showcase

As more and more people settle into the new year, a multitude of new movies are being confirmed. A good number of these new movies will be sequels to some of the most well loved and anticipated movies of the past few years. Here are just a few to be on the look out for in 2019:     ...

XOXO, Gossip Girl

XOXO, Gossip Girl

KaitlynO, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Reviews, TV

“Gossip Girl” is a TV show on “The CW” that first premiered on September 19, 2007 and ended on December 17, 2012. Though the show ended quite a few years ago, you can still go on Netflix where it has all 6 seasons ready for you to watch. The show follows Serena van der Woodsen (played by Blake...

Four Fingers or Five?

Four Fingers or Five?

DaphneT, Copy Editor

February 18, 2019


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If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Well, if a tree falls in the forest, it creates vibrations that are perceived by humans as sound if anyone is around to hear it, but no one being around to hear it doesn’t stop those vibrations from existing, so ye...

How Senioritis Is A Real Thing

How Senioritis Is A Real Thing

MadisonF, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2019


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It’s that time of the year again. As 2019 rolls in, and school is officially back in session, I am already hearing complaints from many students (especially the seniors like myself) about wanting another break already or being ready to graduate. It is the last semester of high school, ever, for these...

Parks and Recreation V.S. The Office

Parks and Recreation V.S. The Office

SarahW, Editor-In-Chief

January 8, 2019


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I think it is easy to say that “Parks and Recreation” and “The Office” are two of the greatest sitcoms ever aired, but the similar formatting and humor in both of the shows calls for a bit of competition. “Parks and Recreation” fans usually despise “The Office,” and vice versa. However, I am a...

Light up the Night

Light up the Night

JerahB, Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Advice, Opinions

It’s about to be that time of year: Christmas. The bells are ringing and all the lights are out on display. One thing that everyone should be focused on this Christmas is decorating their houses. I know that decorating your house and putting up all the lights is a lot of work, and everyone rea...

2019 Movies

2019 Movies

CarolineS, Online Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Opinions, Showcase

For some time, the movies have been a popular place to get together with friends, and 2019 will be no different. As the number of days between now and the new year get slimmer and slimmer, people are looking for what movies they'll be most anticipating. Here are some movies to keep on your 2019 radar: ...

A Broken Place Filled with Joy

A Broken Place Filled with Joy

ErinE, Online Editor

December 8, 2018


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“When you realize God’s purpose for your life isn't just about you, He will use you in a mighty way” This quote has stuck with me for awhile now, but actually came to life this past summer. Summer of 2018 will forever be special to me, because I got blessed with the opportunity to travel to Pu...

Winter is Near

Winter is Near

PaigeR, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Opinions

Hello Wildcats! Winter is heading our way quickly while bringing snow flurries and hot chocolate with it, so say goodbye to pumpkin spice and fallen leaves. Here’s a few things everyone should do to get their winter started the right way. One of my favorite things about the holiday season is its...

A New Era

A New Era

DaphneT, Copy Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Opinions

The 1980s are known by many as the Golden Age of video games, the age of arcades, the Atari system and such classics as “Pac-Man”, the original “Super Mario Bros.” and “Pong”. However, compared to today’s games, the graphics of old are nothing more than a little white blip on a screen. ...

Learning How to Love Myself

Learning How to Love Myself

BrandonC, Managing Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Advice, Opinions, Showcase

As a child, I knew two things: video games and solitude. The older generation may look at that and push the blame onto me, saying it was my own fault for not going outside and making friends, but it was never my intention to be so isolated at such a young age. All I ever wanted was to have friends of...

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