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School WiFi blocks become ineffective

Students use a popular network called VPN to get around school WiFi blocks on social media.

By: Priscilla Purnell, Reporter

January 5, 2017

“The Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA) requires that K-12 schools and libraries in the United States use Internet filters and implement other measures to protect children from harmful online content as a condition for federal funding.” However, wifi blocking is not effective because students...

Santa Green and Elf Auchstetter visit the cafeteria

Santa Green and Elf Auchstetter visit the cafeteria

By: Ava Mandele, Editor-in-Chief of Web

December 15, 2016

Gobble up the goodness: Thanksgiving treats

Gobble up the goodness: Thanksgiving treats

By: Hannah Garbacz, Reporter

November 16, 2016

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s time to roll up your sleeves and get elbow deep in some delicious Thanksgiving treats. Reese’s Turkeys- Materials needed: 8 Reese’s Peanut butter cups (full size) 8 miniature Reese’s peanut butter cups 48 Reese’s pieces 16 can...

Gobble up the goodness: Thanksgiving treats

Gobble up the goodness: Thanksgiving treats

By: Hannah Garbacz, Reporter

November 15, 2016

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, it’s time to roll up your sleeves and get elbow deep in some delicious Thanksgiving treats. Turkey leg rice krispie treats~ Materials needed: 12 large pretzel rods 1 bag of mini marshmallows 1 bag of marshmallows 1 bag white candy melts 3 tbsp butt...

NFL Pick ’em Week Seven

By: Dylan Mondi and Justin Erlandson

October 20, 2016

Matchups              Dylan Mondi   Justin Erlandson Bears Packers Packers Packers Giants Rams Rams Rams Saints Chiefs Saints Chiefs Colts Titans Titans Titans Vikings Eagles Vikings Eagles Browns Bengals Bengals Bengals Redskins Lions Lions Lions Ra...

Is college worth it for all students?

Cartoon by Nehemiah Lee

By: Matt Cushman, Editor

October 14, 2016

College is a place that many people want to go due to the idea that going to college immediately after high school is the best option for the best career. Although there are many other possibilities after college, I think that college is the best place to go after school in terms of furthering your car...

2016 man poms

The Man Poms 2016 team

By: Aaron Beasley, Reporter

September 30, 2016

Homecoming Parade 2016

The band gets ready to start the parade.

By: Reporter Staff

September 23, 2016

B96 makes a lunch appearance

B96 makes a lunch appearance

By: Reporter Staff

September 23, 2016

Homecoming week event schedule

Homecoming week event schedule

By: Ava Mandele, Editor in Chief of Web

September 19, 2016

Monday, September 12th: Homecoming dance tickets go on sale Friday and Saturday, September 16th and 17th: Paint Town Monday, September 19th: Spirit week starts with class color day (freshmen yellow, sophomores green, juniors red, seniors blue, staff orange) Monday, September 19th: Openi...

The “Ghostbusters” saga reappears in theaters

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By: Alex Malawski, Reporter

July 26, 2016

After the paranormal events of the original film took place comes a new take on the saga. Only this time Ghostbusters is led by a dynamic female cast. This reboot has caused some major controversy leading up to its release, most of which was centered around the gender of the characters. Paul Feig...

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson more annoying than funny

Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson more annoying than funny

By: Alex Malawski, Reporter

July 16, 2016

Central Intelligence stars Dwayne Johnson and funny man Kevin Hart in this slow but steady action- comedy feature. Some may think that this is an unusual pair for a comedic film, but it satisfies. Johnson, plays an formerly overweight high school student who was popular bullying victim but is now ...