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Dueling opinions- Abortion: murder or a human right?

Tate Banks, Co-Managing Editor

November 12, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Pro- Life Society used to mourn babies who died while in the womb — and, in some cases, it still does. Their families name them, bury them, mourn them and perhaps even count them as a part of the family. These babies are kno...

Confederate Flags: A representation of soldiers

Dustin McDevitt, Reporter

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The Rebel flag is seen by most people and media as a symbol of racism and hate, but I see it as a way to remember the men who fought for states’ rights. In January of 1861 the southern half of the United States (U.S.) secede...

Confederate Flags: A symbol of hate

Baylee Elam, Reporter

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The Confederate flag means different things to many people. To some people, it is a symbol of southern heritage and pride. To others, it stands for racism and a pro-slavery mentality. To me, it represents an outdated way of thinki...

Coaches as teachers

Baylee Elam, Reporter

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Over the years that I’ve attended school, I’ve been in classes that have coaches as teachers. Some have been amazing teachers and have put loads of effort to make sure their students succeed. Others, not so much. Some of t...

Makeup is OK, I guess

Bridget Tolle, Co-Managing Editor

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Most girls wear makeup. In fact, it’s become a social norm. Everyone assumes that all girls wear makeup. If a female isn’t wearing it, other women think she’s at least wearing mascara or something. I think it’s become so normal that most pe...

Sea World of hurt

Alexis Baldwin, Reporter

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In 2013, the movie “Blackfish” shocked its viewers worldwide by exposing Sea World for their cruel and inhumane treatment of captive orca whales. Even though ticket sales have been dropping, the parks still have hundreds ...

Trump: Should he be the next president? Yep

Jakob Siebert, Reporter

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Donald Trump is most often ridiculed for his harsh comments aimed at illegal immigrants and for his seemingly misogynistic attitude, but on the flip side, his most loyal supporters rally behind him because they’re sick and tir...

Trump: Should he be the next president? Nope

Kiana Baker, Opinion Editor

October 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

As the presidential elections draw closer and closer we’re beginning to see just who our next president could be. Among some of the Republican candidates there’s one name in particular everyone seems to be concerned about: D...

ARE THE BALTIMORE RIOTS GOOD? No, they aren’t

Tate Banks, Web Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

History gives us many examples of how to affect change. For instance, great figures like Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mahatma Gandhi teach us that, if we want something changed, the best way to do that is often through a peaceful sh...

ARE THE BALTIMORE RIOTS GOOD? Yes, they are

Kiana Baker, Opinion Editor

May 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Riots, chaos, things burning everywhere and multiple injuries. No, I’m not describing Baltimore, I’m talking about football fans celebrating the Ohio State football championship victory at the beginning of this year. After ...

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