"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln

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Physical activity on the daily…x2

Physical activity on the daily…x2

Brita Quello, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Features, Showcase

Imagine that you commit to a sport, and you spend insane amounts of time on it, and then your school expects you to take another gym class to get a “physical education.” Hello? Last September and October, I was not able to attend school for a total of about 16 days due to tennis. This also is...

Charges against Trump create no action

Charges against Trump create no action

Timothy Stolp, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Editorials

The wave of recent sexual harassment allegations from corporate Hollywood to elite politicians has immobilized their careers. Yet, one of the most open sexual predators maintains his high position. Before the election, both the Hollywood Access tape came out and multiple women came forward that Pr...

A hole new era of fashion

A hole new era of fashion

Abbie Griffin, Entertainment Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

“Wow are those your church jeans? Those are pretty holy,” said a boy to me in my adroom.  “Please don’t tell me you bought those jeans like that,” said a man to me at the place I work. “Did you get a discount because only half the jeans are there?” said a lady I had never even met. I ...

What I love about the holiday season

What I love about the holiday season

Kate Fehrs, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


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There is nothing better than snuggling up by the fire while drinking a warm glass of hot chocolate and watching a good ol’ Christmas movie with your best friends. The holiday season brings people together to celebrate and have a good time. This holiday season is very different compared to every other ho...

Mistlet’Oh no

Mistlet’Oh no

Chloe Crissman, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

Indeed that time of the year has fallen upon us. The time for cute couples to show off that their love will keep them warm through the long, winter months. Everyone knows that one couple that goes wayyy too far to prove their undying love for eachother during the holiday season. These are some of the mo...

‘Stranger Things’ confirmed for season three; please do not make us wait

‘Stranger Things’ confirmed for season three; please do not make us wait

Summer Ericson, OP-ED Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Editorials

“Stranger Things” super fans can be at ease knowing that Netflix has officially made the announcement to return the show for a third season. The company announced the plans on Twitter last week. “FOR THE LOVE OF STEVE, DUH!” said the “Stranger Things” account on Twitter in response to quest...

Don’t call me pretty

Don’t call me pretty

Abbie Griffin, Entertainment Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

Every since I entered into my preteen years, all I wanted was to be considered pretty by anyone and everyone. I would wake up extra early and straighten my hair for no one in particular, put on foundation that didn’t even match my skin tone and dress in clothing that emphasized my physical features...

Without net neutrality the Internet will die

Without net neutrality the Internet will die

Jack Fehrs, Feature Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

Imagine if I told you that in less than a month you’re going to have to pay a monthly fee to use Instagram and Twitter. What about Netflix? Or YouTube? This could be America’s reality if a vote concerning net neutrality passes on Dec. 14th of this year. Net neutrality allows all websites to operat...

Is formal worth the fuss?

Is formal worth the fuss?

Jenna Becker, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

Formal, spinsters and prom. To some, these words conjure an automatic reaction of joy and excitement; yet to others, these words bring about immediate dread. Formal can be a great way to spend time with friends, to get dressed up and enjoy the party. Yet, more often than not, this night seems to ...

Scoot your homework to Scooters

Scoot your homework to Scooters

Kate Fehrs, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

After a long day of school, most students would rather be spending their time with friends than feeling stressed and overwhelmed with homework. However, there is still a way to be able to get homework done while being with friends. Going to coffee shops to do homework and meet up with friends is...

Respecting women of sexual assault; why it’s so important

Respecting women of sexual assault; why it’s so important

Summer Ericson, OP-ED Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Editorials

Within 2017, there have been countless sexual harassment accusations that have surfaced by many well-known people. The accusations against Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused by dozens of women, according to CNN, have broken a barrier for many hiding their experiences of assault. While many condone ...

If help is not wanted, is it worth it to offer help?

If help is not wanted, is it worth it to offer help?

Abbie Griffin, Entertainment Editor

November 21, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Showcase

In first period on Monday, Nov. 20 peer tutors from multiple classes were asked to help in the learning center with the freshmen that were failing their classes. Upon going down there, we were asked to walk around the room and answer questions for anyone who needed help. We walked around, and for the w...

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