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Congress Has Yet Another Friendly Lawmaking Session

Congress Has Yet Another Friendly Lawmaking Session

Jake Neuffer, Editor

In a recent show of solidarity, congress has reached across the aisle to pass a law agreed upon by both sides. This piece of legislation was passed quickly, responding to a problem that had only ignited a week beforehand. The law is something that has b...

October 19, 2017No Comments

The expectations vs. the reality of freshmen’s Homecoming

The expectations vs. the reality of freshmen’s Homecoming

Sally Park, Staff Writer

  For many freshmen this year, Homecoming would only be something to fantasize about. Movies and books have portrayed Homecoming as an unforgettable experience with an excessive amount of decorations. From picking out the perfect outfit to planning...

October 19, 2017No Comments

Catalonia fights for independence

Catalonia fights for independence

 Catalonia has a distinct language, flag, history, and culture. Is it fair that they are still under the control of the Spanish government?   Catalonia is a region northeast of Spain that has been under the rule of the Spanish government sinc...

October 19, 2017No Comments

Danica Roem, Attempting to Make History

October 19, 2017

Helping With Hurricanes as A Teenager

October 19, 2017

Make Your Mark: How Volunteering Benefits Both Sides

October 18, 2017

Homecoming 2017 Pep Rally Recap

October 18, 2017

Sam Smith’s triumphant return

Sam Smith’s triumphant return

October 18, 2017

How to be Last-Minute Halloween Ghouls

How to be Last-Minute Halloween Ghouls

October 18, 2017

Two Words Too Many Times

October 17, 2017

The Philadelphia Eagles are Soaring

The Philadelphia Eagles are Soaring

October 17, 2017

Got Senioritis?

Wendy Gao, Staff Writer

The start of Fall means Halloween, scary movies, flannels, bonfires, and all things pumpkin spice. The side that no one talks about though, is the inevitable coughs and sniffles that...

October 15, 2017

Freshman Feelings

Grace Mouzavires, staff writer

                     Freshman year is exciting and nerve wracking for 9th graders. It’s your first year of high school and everything is brand...

October 15, 2017

Rapports for Success

Rapports for Success

Arthur Kennington, Sports Editor

When a kid goes through the early stages of childhood, they leave their complacent life of having the main caretaker that is the parent, and become newly accustomed to a ne...

June 18, 2017

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The Philadelphia Eagles are Soaring

The Philadelphia Eagles are Soaring

Nathan Tankel, Staff Writer

After the sixth week of the tumultuous NFL season concluded, only two teams remain  with a record of 5-1. The two teams are  the Kansas City Chiefs and surprisingly the Philadelphia Eagles. After being only  mediocre la...

October 17, 2017No Comments

2017 Summer Transfer Window

2017 Summer Transfer Window

Matthew Corgnati, Staff Writer

The summer transfer window is a time for teams across the globe to strengthen their squads and improve in positions in which they are lacking. Since it's the beginning of the window still, many transfers are still up in ...

June 16, 2017No Comments

Plagiarism In The NCAA Amongst Division 1 Athletes

Owen McCarty

From the moment some children are born, they are raised with the goal of becoming a professional athlete. For these kids kids, academics are put in the back seat on their ride to stardom. Instead of skipping out on a practice...

May 18, 20171 Comment

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The expectations vs. the reality of freshmen’s Homecoming

The expectations vs. the reality of freshmen’s Homecoming

Sally Park, Staff Writer

  For many freshmen this year, Homecoming would only be something to fantasize about. Movies and books have portrayed Homecoming as an unforgettable experience with an excessive a...

October 19, 2017No Comments

Make Your Mark: How Volunteering Benefits Both Sides

Amy Dai, Staff Writer

With countless high school students fiercely competing for admission to top colleges and universities, one activity that they all must have included in their application ...

October 18, 2017No Comments

Freshman Advice

Clare Sparling, Staff Writer

  Are you intimidated, confused, or stressed about your freshman year? Have no fear, the upperclassmen are here!  They were excited to share their experiences and outlined...

October 15, 2017No Comments

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