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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...

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...

Jolly Jingles

Jolly Jingles

TeresaH, Online Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

NICE Carol of The Bells Probably one of the most liked Christmas songs, both the choral and Trans-Siberian versions bring an exciting intensity to the holiday season. Not only is “Carol of the Bells” wonderfully dramatic and fun to listen to, it also is a darker Christmas song that still remains ...

Holidays the American Way

Holidays the American Way

TeresaH, Online Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Christmas trees, candy canes, Santa Claus, stockings and pajamas. These are the things that are typically associated with Christmas and perpetuated in American media, but they are not necessarily traditions to the rest of the world shares. As the Christmas season approaches, foreign exchange students ty...

The Santa that Received a Gift of his Own

The Santa that Received a Gift of his Own

KiaraC, Reporter

December 12, 2016


Filed under News

Eric Schmitt-Matzen, a man who plays Santa at 80 different gigs every year, but it was one boy in a Tennessee hospital who sparked a change in him he will never forget. Schmitt-Matzen loves to play Santa Claus during the Christmas season to spread holiday cheer. It wasn't till this season he realized...

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