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The downside of immortality

Kiana Baker, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Vampires, werewolves, witches — these are all things we associate with the word immortality. What we don't associate the word with, however, are things like inequality, the halt of the evolution of ideas and overcrowding of th...

Hypocritical news networks spamming television with propaganda

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

December 15, 2014

Filed under Opinion

“Hello, good and faithful brainwashed masses. Today, we’ll be talking about how much we hate the opposing political party and are hypocritical bigots, because we’re ‘experts’ in our field.” This is just an average day on many ...

Gender Equality

Lizzie Miller, Multimedia Editor

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Inequality is something people have been striving to rid the world of for quite some time. What I have noticed, however, is that equality is generally sought for a group of people with something in common rather than just a singular...

Student calls for more school dances

Kiana Baker, Rrporter

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Throughout the states, the average high school has not only one but multiple dances. There is a homecoming dance, a winter formal, a spring formal and others. At our high school, however, there is prom. Only prom, which half th...

If people paid more attention

Kiana Baker, Reporter

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Dispatch: “Emergency, 911?” Caller: “I think I'm reporting an abduction. I heard a loud scream, a young girl was screaming, and I saw a tall, skinny guy pick up this girl, put her in his car and leave.” On an unfort...

Social media usage for revenge

Natascha Mercadante, Sports Editor

November 25, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Society is changing by the second, and social media is playing a big part on the changes. These changes can either be good or bad, but they're mostly bad. For example, an argument on a certain view can cause great discriminatio...

Ignorance is not bliss

Ignorance is not bliss

November 24, 2014

Dealing with grief

Dealing with grief

November 11, 2014

Expectations for students go beyond helpful

Natascha Mercadante, Sports Editor

November 5, 2014

Filed under Opinion

High school is the start of a teenager’s life. From searching for colleges, hanging out in classrooms to getting good grades, they have to deal with a certain amount of expectations. Most of these expectations come from par...

Shooting threat causes disillusionment with humanity

Tate Banks, Web Editor

November 4, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Many people say that they’ve lost hope in humanity for one reason or another. Personally, I try to keep a more positive view of the modern human race — after all, I’m going to be spending the rest of my life around them. Howe...

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