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Everyday gratitude must not be overlooked

Sydney Hembrough, Staff writer

November 21, 2017

Filed under Opinion

With Thanksgiving around the corner, everyone seems to be making their lists of what they are thankful for. Many of those lists contain a common theme that includes family, friends, shelter, food, and water. While these things a...

Thanksgiving is right around the corner

Sarah Miner, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

This week is personally one of my favorite holidays of the year. The time when you sit around with your family and discuss all the fun memories that everyone has. The time when you stuff your face with all the best foods until y...

Are we taking too many pictures and videos on our smartphones?

Anna Bezler, staff writer

November 17, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Over many years, technology has improved drastically and has become more commonly used in today’s society. Smartphones are now the way that people around the world connect. Children are now starting to have smartphones of their ow...

How to seize the day

Grayce Lillpop, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Have you ever wanted to take advantage of the time you have on earth and really live out your life to the best of your ability? From personal experience, I think these mindset changes have proven effective and even till this da...

How to have a fun-filled fall

Sarah Miner, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As October is ending, fall is coming in at full speed. The past week Midwesterners have dealt with cold mornings and beautiful afternoons. The leaves are changing colors. Halloween decorations are being put up outside of houses ...

Columbus: Friend or foe?

Claire Leanard, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As long as America has been America there have always been twisted versions of how we came to be. Elementary school children learn that in 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue, ultimately discovering a new world. In reality, he did...

Funny classroom moments

Sky Moberly, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Currently in my English class, we are reading Cyrano de Bergerac, and the part I have in the book is Cyrano. Yes, his name is in the title so yes, that means I have a lot of reading to do. So as I am reading this part, I mess...

Ten reasons to 💙 the holidays

Molly Jackson, Staff member

December 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Family and friends are always closer around the holidays. Nobody can be mad at each other this time of year. After all, you need to get your presents. Presents!! Whether you like giving or getting, we all have something on our ...

One day, one year

Sky Moberly, Staff Writer

November 22, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Thanksgiving is almost here. Normally on Thanksgiving, I have my grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins come over to our family's home. It's an amazing time to see all of our family together sharing food that we are blessed with a...

Not my typical Halloween

Sky Moberly, Staff Wrtier

November 1, 2016

Filed under Opinion

On typical Halloweens, I normally stay with my family, make cookies, carve a pumpkin, and cook the seeds. On one of the nights, my step dad and I pass out candy and on the other, my parents take my younger siblings trick or tr...

Summer ends, Fall begins

Garrett Wardell, Staff Writer

October 21, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Orange, dreamlike weather, and fires to curl up by--that's what I think about when I think of fall. Sweater weather is the best weather; it makes me feel warm even when it's cold outside.  On the weekends, I love when my friend...

Dance is passion

Anna Bezler, Staff Writer

October 20, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Dance can be defined as moving to music with rhythm, and it is considered an art form.  To me, aside from family and friends, dance is the most important thing to me. It makes me feel the way nothing else can. It helps me to...

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