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Self-Confidence in High Schools

Self-Confidence in High Schools

PaigeR, Photo Editor

May 19, 2019


Filed under Advice, Opinions

I’ve seen what low self-esteem can do to a teenager because one of my friends is still suffering from it. It can make you want to shut your emotions off to the world by being uncaring and hateful to those who try to get close to you, or stand out in a ridiculous way. I used to have low confidence...

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

Gender Inequality in Sports Broadcasting

ErinE, Online Editor

April 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

Along with the limited amount of appearance time and the low level of pay, these women deal with extreme level of harassment on a daily basis. While, most cases have not involved sexual harassment, these women are still faced with verbal and social harassment. Stereotypes are the main way that female...

Boomerang

Boomerang

JerahB, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2019


Filed under Opinions, TV

There is a new show on BET called Boomerang. It is based from the movie Boomerang created by Eddie Murphy. The show follows the children of the characters in the movie. It starts off with a man, who is the son of Jacqueline Boyer in the movie, and his name is Bryson. Bryson wants to step out of his mother...

Best to Worst Laughs of 2018

Best to Worst Laughs of 2018

FiorellaP, Business Manager

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyle, Opinions

I think we can all agree 2018 was an interesting year with some... interesting memes.Here are a few of last years biggest laughs rated from top to bottom:     1.“Change My Mind “ This hilarious meme originated after a controversial picture of podcaster Steven Crowder setting...

Being Grown-ish

Being Grown-ish

JerahB, Staff Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Reviews, TV

I know this review might seem a little late, but it is never too late to start watching some really good TV shows. One show that I would recommend to everyone is Grown-ish. This show is a spin-off from the TV show Black-ish. It follows a girl named Zoey who is trying to make the most of her college ex...

A Review for “YOU”

A Review for “YOU”

JerahB, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Reviews

The New hit on Netflix “YOU” is all anyone is talking about. Seriously EVERYONE is talking about it. The series is based off of the book by Caroline Kepnes. First off I will start with saying that I, Jerah Bevill, was one of the first to ever look at this series. I looked at it on LifeTime with m...

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...

The Big “Easy”

The Big “Easy”

JustinP, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

This year has been spectacular for the New Orleans Saints. First in their division and second in the entire league. After starting the season 0-1, the Saints have been unstoppable. With Hall of Famer Drew Brees, the top running back duo in Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram, and a top 5 wide receiver on...

Is It Worth It?

Is It Worth It?

KaitlynO, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2018


Filed under Opinions

Starbucks is a well known and well liked company that sells coffee and bakery type items. Everyone seems to be obsessed with this chain, but is it really worth all the hype?   Some of Starbucks’ drinks are good, but are they good enough for what their priced at? Most of Starbucks’ drinks...

Venom: Toxically Disappointing

Venom: Toxically Disappointing

JerahB, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Movies, Reviews

I walked into the movie theaters to see the new anti-hero movie Venom and I walked out completely and utterly disappointed. Venom is about a journalist named Eddie Brock who is trying to expose the founder of the Life Foundation Carlton Drake. Carlton Drake is making experiments by trying to merge aliens with ...

My take on Houstonian Architecture

My take on Houstonian Architecture

ColinH, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2018


Filed under Opinions

If you go outside and look around at all the buildings in Cypress, you will notice one thing: they are kind of ugly. Houston as a city, by extent, is simply a city that put function over form in terms of its architecture. It’s a very practical city, but this means that there just isn’t much beauty...

For A Child’s Success

For A Child’s Success

AbigailH, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2018


Filed under Opinions

In this day in age, parents can be heard ranting about how awful their children's teachers are and how unreliable public schools can be. Although not all modern situations are ideal and can be difficult, parents should be present in their child's education by preparing him or her for a classroom envi...

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