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COA classes: live the college experience

Grace Cobb, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017

When deciding what classes to take in the future, be careful about choosing between advanced placement and dual enrollment COA classes.  I am a firsthand example of why taking COA classes is more helpful for students in the f...

The name says it all: Advanced Placement

Elizabeth Wheless, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017

Going above and beyond what a regular or honors class can give, AP classes give a major advantage when it comes to GPA and college performance. Ever since my sophomore year, I have been a huge advocate for AP classes. So far...

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...

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