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Madison Loyd '21, Reporter

February 6, 2019

“Black women you deserve better.” -Chance the Rapper. A quote that caused so much controversy when another woman commented “All women deserve better.”   Black women on a daily basises get discredited or disrespected...

Do Friends Have An Impact On You?

Lexi Grim '21, page designer

February 4, 2019

      Do your friends have an impact on your thoughts and actions? 80 percent say yes, 20 percent say no, what do students have to say?       Senior Devin Strohschein said “Yes, friends can ultimately sway an opinion ...

Is all blood good blood?

Trevo'N Brooks '19, Reporter

December 6, 2018

About 38 percent of the U.S. population is eligible to vote with only 10 percent actually donating. What about all the people who aren’t eligible to donate? As one of those who cannot donate, I can personally tell you it is a bit ...

The obsession over Disney needs to stop

Ashley Hutchinson '19, Copy Editor

December 6, 2018

Editor’s note: This story contains the opinion of the writer. Disney has been a household names for countless ages with images of princesses and Mickey Mouse filling the minds of children and adults alike. But I am a pa...

Advice to Freshmen : ask for the essentials

Ashley Hutchinson '19, Copy Editor

December 6, 2018

Attention, freshmen: it’s never too early to start thinking about college and what it will entail, including the mass amount of expenses. Christmas, and the holidays overall, is a great way to obtain necessities that’ll mo...

Why Christmas music is a no-go

Melanie Davis '19, Page Editor

December 6, 2018

There’s nothing wrong with being extra excited and festive when the holidays are fastly approaching. Wanting to start your celebration a bit early isn’t a bad thing either… but who thought that Christmas music in the sum...

Greens: don’t give them a go

Tiyanna Harris '20, Reporter

December 3, 2018

     Why do you taste like heated, worn out, tan rubber bands? What’s more slippery you or an indoor water slide?     Do you want to be kale or cabbage? Is your name green because you make people choke on your disgusting se...

$1000 for two minutes and thirty seconds

Lexi Grim '21, Page Designer

December 2, 2018

      There are about 3.3 million all star cheerleaders in the United states. And about 1.3 million are frequent participants who cheer more than 60 days per year. Before we go on let us talk about the difference between al...

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