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Why does Mother’s Day get more attention?

Joce Ramirez, Staff Writer

June 7, 2016

Why exactly is Mother’s Day more significant than Father’s Day? Mother’s Day is celebrated in May, while Fathers Day is celebrated in June. On both days, children get to celebrate their parents and what they do for them. ...

Changes need to be made to ISS to make it more effective

staff editorial

April 8, 2016

In School Suspension is a program used to discipline students while classes are in session. It has been used for decades and yet students don’t seem to be affected by the way it is designed. Many students agree that ISS isn’t...

Time for change: my voice is just as important as those a year older

Myra Brown, staff writer

April 8, 2016

The topic on everyone’s mind is the future, and who or what will effect it. For most people the first thought, of course, are the men and women who run the country, but what a lot of people don’t think of is that students only...

Time for change: my voice is just as important as those a year older

Gracie Deichler, opinion editor

April 8, 2016

Everyone is always worrying about the future and what will affect it. But what if your future was decided by people only 12 months older than you? Aren’t both of your futures important? A single year doesn’t make their fu...

“Barbie” exists in a not so Barbie World

Gracie Deichler, opinion editor

April 8, 2016

Eating issues and disorders among teens may now be traced to one well-known person.  According to the National Eating Disorder Association, “as many as 10 million Americans are now struggling with eating disorders like anorexia a...

Mocking Jay review

Gracie Deichler, opinion editor

December 16, 2015

Realizing the odds are no longer in her favor, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) must do everything in her power just to survive. After Katniss and Peeta (Josh Hutcherson)  both come home alive from the deadly annual Hunger Games, Katniss i...

Commercialization of Christmas ruining true meaning

Gracie Deichler, opinion editor

December 16, 2015

As approach the Christmas season, it is almost impossible to avoid the huge plastic illuminated displays, tacky music, and Christmas specials on TV. Is Christmas becoming too commercial? Should we return to more traditional c...

Black Friday, a holiday actually meant for Friday

Myra Brown, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015

Thanksgiving is a national holiday to spend time with family. On Thanksgiving families get together for the holiday to eat a big meal and to spend time with their relatives. Since this is a family holiday, stores should not open Thanks...

Thanksgiving shopping, good for the pockets, economy

Joce Ramirez, Staff Writer

December 16, 2015

Thanksgiving is a day in which families and friends come together to show thanks for their blessings. Talking, laughing, reuniting and being grateful are often pastimes that fill the day. Although family is important, sometimes we...

Kanye West might be what politics need

Katie Gruninger, Web Editor

October 29, 2015

Who cares about the 2016 presidential candidates? Kanye West says he plans to run in 2020. In a speech at this year’s VMA’s, the infamous rapper said “and yes, as you probably could’ve guessed by this moment, I have ...

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