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Cupid’s virtual arrow: teens meet love interests online

Katie Gruninger, Web editor

December 12, 2016

Filed under Features

Dating is a part of life in high school; however, technology and the internet are changing the dating game. Although popular dating websites like Tinder are designed for adults, it’s not just adults who use them. According ...

Focus of holiday season changes with generations

Bailey Southard, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016

Filed under Features

As time goes along, younger generations hold different values to those of older generations. The same goes for Christmas, younger generations believe that Christmas is a time for giving and receiving while older generations b...

How to break bad habits

Sophia Farrow, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Features

Everyone has at least one bad habit that they should break. Whether it be biting your nails or procrastinating, bad habits are a near horrible constant in everyone’s lives. There are many ways to break bad habits, although breaking them ...

Serious or sick joke: what’s the deal with “creepy clowns?”

Dylan Berry, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Filed under Features, Lifestyles & Entertainment

Clowning around has gotten out of hand. Clowns are meant to be funny, but they are beginning to be thought of as dangerous. Despite comical intentions, many individuals find clowns frightening. They are not entertained by the...

Halloween attraction uses local setting to entice, spook guests

Dana Davenport, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Filed under Features, Lifestyles & Entertainment

When the sun went down each Friday and Saturday in October, the clowns, zombies and monsters came out in Wanchese, N.C. Wanchese Woods is a local haunted trail, and this marks the fourth year of it. Bud Elkins, the man in charge, work...

New app creates interest in familiar character, Pokemon

Bailey Southard, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Filed under Features, Lifestyles & Entertainment

Pokemon is a game about catching, training and battling little monsters  It has spanned over two decades and has gone from video games to a card game to an ongoing television show and now to the app “Pokemon Go.” The first vid...

Why some teenagers are choosing to create a second Instagram account

Katie Gruninger, Web Editor

November 1, 2016

Filed under Features, Lifestyles & Entertainment, News

Finstas, or fake Instagram accounts, are trending with teenagers. These accounts are often less polished accounts, and the posts made on them are not for parents or relatives. Instead, they are posted for the benefit of close frie...

Too much information being shared on social media

Dylan Berry, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Filed under Features, Lifestyles & Entertainment

Social media has grown in the last few years and teens are always connected. But just because you are connected, doesn’t mean you need to share everything. Even though most of the things teens post are harmless, some informat...

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