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Only seniors meet with college reps

Kiana Baker, Opinion Editor

March 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Life in general is a series of different journeys and chapters in our lives. High school is only one of those chapters, and as it comes to a close junior and senior year, we have to start preparing ourselves for our next chapter...

The Point: Lack of justice for “adults”

Editorial Staff

March 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion

One of the most basic ideas of U.S. law is that minors do not have full rights under the law. However, inversely, once a person turns 18, he/she is generally assumed to have the full slate of freedoms granted to American citi...

Absences foul out athlete’s academics

Audrey Goodson, Reporter

March 31, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Sports

The life of a student athlete is not an easy one. Balancing school, sports, life at home, friendships, jobs and all the other things teenagers have to do can be extremely hard. Holding student athletes to the same standards as regular stu...

Raving over DiCaprio’s revenance

Dustin McDevitt, Reporter

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Bears. They look all nice and cuddly in zoos, but when, in the wild, someone gets in between a mother and her cubs, they can really ruin things for that unfortunate soul. Well, back in the 1800s, a man named Hugh Glass was j...

Purposely Crank up the Horror: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Caden Bowles, Feature Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Rocky Horror fans shiver with anticipation! It has been announced that the 1975 camp classic “Rocky Horror Picture Show” will be getting a made-for-television movie remake on Fox. The polysexual horror comedy musical will star...

Purposely Crank up the Horror: Crank

Kiana Baker, Opinion Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Crank. Crystal. Glass. Meth. Everyone’s heard of it, but when Kristina Snow visits her dad for the first time in years, she’s not quite prepared for the journey she’ll soon be thrown into. Soon after traveling to her da...

Audience members make the performance

Bridget Tolle, Co-Managing Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

I walk into the auditorium, ready and excited to see the drama department’s new installment or the choir’s latest show. The seats toward the front are taken, so I sit in the middle. The lights dim and the show starts. I am...

Crowds disturb the official call of the games

Natascha Mercadante, Sports Editor

February 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Sports

Students and parents alike complain about the referees and officials. This issue occurs in all sports but escalates toward the more controversial of sports. During basketball games, students are only a few stairs away from the...

Dissection uncomfortable

Alex Baldwin, Reporter

February 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Skinning a cat as a class assignment was definitely not on my list of things I wanted to do this year, or ever. In anatomy class, students are required to perform a cat dissection. The actual dissection isn’t what upsets me, but the...

School doesn’t teach students to think for themselves

Editorial Staff

February 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Students go class to class, and in those classes they spend most of the hour memorizing bits and pieces of information for whatever test will soon be coming up. This isn’t the case with all classes; however, most are set up th...

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