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United Airlines attempt to repair their damage

Olivia Lee, staff writer

April 25, 2017

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Over the past week media coverage of the shocking brutal removal of a United Airlines passenger have surfaced. After asking for a few volunteers to give up their seats on the plane in order to provide seating for staff with no luck,...

How to have a sensational summer seventeen

Abby Mitchell, Staff Writer

April 21, 2017

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As the days of the school year wind down quickly, many of us are thinking,”What in the world am I going to do all summer?” Yes, relaxing by the pool sounds great the first couple weeks after school dismisses, but eventually...

Terrorist attack in London

Olivia Lee, staff writer

April 13, 2017

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The attack at the House of Parliment occurring recently is still under investigation. Not all details of the attacker are known; however, there have been updates confirming some speculations. So far it has been established that a total ...

Trump signs a revised travel ban

Molly Jackson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

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On Monday, March 6, President Donald Trump signed a revised executive order which bans immigration from six countries “until the assessment of current screening and vetting procedures required by section 2 of this order is c...

NASA discovers exoplanets similar to Earth

Olivia Lee, staff writer

March 3, 2017

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The search for new planets with the same capabilities as Earth may have come to an end with the discovery of seven new exoplanets that have been found inhabiting a nearby star some 40 light years away. Well, “nearby” may be...

New finds of pollution in the ocean trenches

Mary Rose Prewitt, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

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Earlier this month, researchers have found extraordinary amounts of toxic waste in the bodies of small organisms that live in the Mariana Trench. Researchers have found creatures that are fifty times more toxic than crabs tha...

Little cookies with a big history

Mary Rose Prewitt, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

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Surely you’ve seen those little girls in green, blue and brown uniforms on your doorstep asking you to buy cookies to support their troop. The Girl Scouts have now been selling cookies for one hundred years. According to the...

Women’s March on Washington 2017

Olivia Lee, staff writer

January 27, 2017

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This past election has brought about chaos not just in the United States but all around the world. The threat that President Donald Trump poses to immigrants, those of diverse religious faiths, those who identify as LGBTQIA, ...

America looks to the future

Molly Jackson, Staff Writer

January 15, 2017

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On January 10, 2017, Barack Obama, America’s president since 2008, gave his farewell speech to the nation. His speech began with a thank you to the American people as he pointed out the positives of his administration. He remin...

Yuletide: A celebration of light

Austin Hale, Staff Writer

December 21, 2016

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  Yule or Yuletide is a festival observed by the historical Germanic people; it later underwent Christianized reformulation resulting in the now better-known Christmastide. Despite that Yule has undergone a Christianized...

Memphis reaches grim milestone

Garrett Wardell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2016

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In Memphis, Tennessee, there are plenty of homicides in the year, but this year has caught the eye of people reading over the statistics because it's at the highest homicide count since the year 1993 at 213 homicides. This yea...

OCD or is it CDO

Sky Moberly, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a chronic anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent intrusive thoughts (obsessions) that may result in repetitive behaviors. There is a biological vulnerability to develop OCD which ma...

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