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This year’s GRAMMY awards bring music to your ears

This year’s GRAMMY awards bring music to your ears

By: Evangelos Lekkas, Editor

January 26, 2018

Every year, the GRAMMY awards are a disappointment. Throughout the past years it’s been unclear whether they vote for the best of the category or the most popular of the category (let’s not forget that in 2014, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis’ “The Heist” beat out Kendrick Lamar’s “good kid ...

Who said it? Match the admin to the quote answer key

Who said it? Match the admin to the quote answer key

January 25, 2018

A 1 Jill Maras B 2 Peter Goff C 3 Kristen Faber D 4 Carri Oslager E 5 Josh west

And the Oscar goes to… Malawski’s Oscar Predictions 2018

And the Oscar goes to… Malawski’s Oscar Predictions 2018

By: Alex Malawski, Editor

January 23, 2018

Best Picture: Dunkirk Lady Bird Get Out Baby Driver Call Me By Your Name The Shape of Water Darkest Hour I, Tonya My prediction: Lady Bird: A film that embodies the human spirit and portrays the struggle of adolescence with the directorial debut of Greta Gerwig, this film is...

Teachers we love: Jill Carpenter

Teachers we love: Jill Carpenter

By: Vanessa Pitts, Webmaster

January 12, 2018

How long have you taught? 13 years What do you teach? Lifetime P.E., walking for wellness, mostly upperclassmen   What is your favorite class to teach? I think each class is different. There’s a different environment in each of my classes and I like all of my classes. What is on...

Pitch (Un)perfect 3

Pitch (Un)perfect 3

By: Alex Malawski, Editor

January 2, 2018

In 2012, audiences first saw the talents of the “Barden Bellas.” Five years later, the beloved singing-with-your-mouth, no instruments, trilogy ends here. It's obvious that the ladies in the film are vocally gifted, but they failed miserably to be funny. Thankfully this franchise is over because ...

Looking back on 2017

Looking back on 2017

By: Ashley Edwards, Editor

December 31, 2017

The year 2017 had a whirlwind of events and many will forever be remembered. Events such as climate change, the inauguration of the 45th president and a total solar eclipse visible from North America. Jan. 20: Inauguration of President Donald Trump. Jan. 28: 105th women's Australian Open: Serena ...

December 25: Are you a Grinch or a Who?

December 25: Are you a Grinch or a Who?

By: Sarah Kantola, Reporter

December 25, 2017

December 24: Donut panic this holiday season:

December 24: Donut panic this holiday season:

By: Sami Callaghan, Reporter

December 24, 2017

Christmas morning in my house is very fast paced because we are always running late. A donut is an easy on-the-go breakfast. Try adding a Christmas twist to make these vanilla cake donuts a little more festive. Grab a donut, a cup of hot cocoa and be on your merry way! First, gather all your ingredients for the d...

December 23: Savvy saving tips for the holidays

December 23: Savvy saving tips for the holidays

By: Bella Vargas, Editor-in-Chief of Print

December 23, 2017

During the holiday season, some may have last minute shopping to do. Here are 6 tips to help you save money while still showing loved ones how much you care. Stick to a budget- The best way to make sure you don’t overspend is by setting a money limit on each person you plan to buy for. Staying a...

December 22: Rock around the Christmas tree with this playlist

December 22: Rock around the Christmas tree with this playlist

By: Karina Sanchez, PR/Social Media Executive

December 22, 2017

Its that time of the year where Christmas music is played in most stores, restaurant and radio stations. Christmas music makes people feel holly jolly and the spirit to jump right into Christmas. Although the classics are always a hit give these obscure Christmas songs a chance this season.  ...

December 21: Trending electronics to give for Christmas

December 21: Trending electronics to give for Christmas

By: Brett Walner, Reporter

December 21, 2017

Electronics are always a great gift to receive, and if you’re having trouble this holiday season deciding what you want on your Christmas list, here are some of the best electronic Christmas gifts to ask for. Let’s face it, exercise is just not fun, nor do we actually want to do it,  but that...

December 20: Tasty treats for Christmas

December 20: Tasty treats for Christmas

By: Vanessa Pitts, Webmaster

December 20, 2017

With Christmas quickly approaching, many of us may have Christmas parties to attend or family get togethers. Here are some simple and tasty recipes to make for any get together you may be attending. Peppermint brownie bites Brownie ingredients: 1 ¾ cups flour 1 ⅓ cups sugar 2 tea...

December 19: DIY gifts that are sure to spread smiles

December 19: DIY gifts that are sure to spread smiles

By: Bridget McCracken, Editor-in-Chief of Web

December 19, 2017

365 things Jar: Finding the perfect gift for someone can be very hard. Why not make something that can leave them waking up every morning with a smile. This gift may take some time, but they will get to pick a piece of paper daily and read it with a smile.   Materials: Three or more diff...

December 17: Top five best Christmas movies and reviews

December 17: Top five best Christmas movies and reviews

By: Olivia Hazen, Reporter

December 17, 2017

After a long day in the cold snow with friends and family, curling up on the couch with a fire crackling, a cup of hot chocolate and a Christmas movie playing is the best way to spend a cold Christmas night. No matter what kind of movie you are in the mood for there is a Christmas movie for you. A co...