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Sleep is precious

Emanuel Lopez, Staff Writer

January 3, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Sleep is a precious thing; at least that is what any teenager will tell you if you wake him/her up before 8 am. Every day teens are learning how sleep affects more and more of their short-term and long-term life. Fatigue can...

iPhone 6

Emanuel Lopez, Staff Writer

January 3, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Many people have been talking about Apple’s latest gadget, the iPhone 6. While there are many videos to be found on this device’s new high tech capabilities, the general consensus is that it is too expensive to make up for...

Best holiday of the year

Abby Brown, Staff Writer

January 3, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Christmas is one of those holidays that we all love and enjoy. It’s known as a day you spend with family, have a huge meal, and also when you were kids you opened presents. In my family we get up at home, take showers, then...

Saying “goodbye” to 2014

Cheyanne Jockisch, Staff Writer

December 19, 2014

Filed under Opinion

The end of 2014 is near, very near. “Its been a very long year,” said senior Anna Anderson. Another senior, Kurtis Erickson disagreed and said that it “flew by.” 2014 has been different for everyone, as most years are....

Thanksgiving

shelby tribble, Staff Writer

December 19, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Every year on the fourth Thursday of November, Americans gather with their families to eat mass amounts of food, watch football games and give thanks for all they have. This day is known to us as Thanksgiving. The day after this...

Halloween for everyone

Mikaela Moorman, Staff Writer

December 19, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Halloween is always a time for excitement, but the older you get the less it seems you are able to celebrate it. Emily Gordley says, “Halloween gives people a chance to be someone else for the day and let their true colors fly....

Responsibility

Gwyn Barron, Staff Writer

December 16, 2014

Filed under Opinion

As we get older, more responsibility is heaped onto our shoulders, along with grades, jobs, and social lives; we have to find time to take care of ourselves. Taking good care of yourself means feeling good, looking good, and living...

Bringing in the New Year

Kassidy Volk, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014

Filed under Opinion

As 2014 draws to a close, many people like to reflect on the past 365 days and look forward to the incoming year. New Year’s is the time when a new calendar begins and many cultures celebrate this event. With the Gregorian...

2014 in review

Lucy Deal, Staff Writer

December 12, 2014

Filed under Opinion

It’s hard to believe that 2014 is almost over.  It has been a busy year.  Comic book heroes such as Spiderman and Captain America have dominated the top movies this year.  Mockingjay’s Katniss has fared well too.  In music...

A new year, a new beginning

Hannah Preston, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

Filed under Opinion

As the holiday season nears, the globe flurries, rushing to find the perfect presents, preparing for family and friends, waiting for the first heavy blanket of snow.  Excitement fills all the cracks of the exhausted masses everywhere,...

Giving thanks this holiday season

Lucy Deal, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  Then, after everyone is stuffed from their Thanksgiving feast, they must prepare for the extreme shopping that will happen the very next day.  Black Friday is the biggest...

History of Halloween

Olivia Lee, staff writer

December 9, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Although modern day Halloween mainly focuses on things like trick-or-tricking, costumes, and candy, it wasn’t always like this.  Halloween used to mark the end of the harvest season.  It also focused on ghosts and served as...

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