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Space Travel

Space Travel

Rain Mckinnon, Staff

October 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

One of the most interesting ideas is space travel. Ever since space travel was even slightly possible, people have always wanted to go on space voyages. You can see this in a lot of pop culture, like the entertainment business people have always attempted to get lost in an imaginary world, where we ...

Support Animal Shelters

Support Animal Shelters

Maddie Freeman, Staff

May 4, 2018


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Animal Shelters are places you can take animals you have found or can no longer take care of. They adopt them out to families who want to welcome a new pet to the family. Approximately 7.6 million animals are taken to shelters each year, 3.9 million are dogs and 3.4 million are cats. Homeless animals...

Facebook Data Breach

Facebook Data Breach

Annie Coleman, Staff

May 4, 2018


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Over the last few months the government has found some alarming information regarding data breaching on the social media site Facebook. Currently there are about 2 billion Facebook users, and over 45% of adults in the US say they have been a member of the site at one point. There are many ads that come...

Grading System in the U.S.

Grading System in the U.S.

Jonathan Brown, Staff

May 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Our entire school system across the country is based on a letter grading system. Education in the United States is a very complex and important aspect in our society but yet we judge our students intellectual abilities on a simple 5 letter grading scale. A student's whole high school career is judged...

School Security

School Security

Chris Clark, Staff

April 12, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Our schools are becoming targets for violent predators. Unfortunately, mass shootings are becoming a common event. This has led to many heated debates and lots of questions. One of these questions is, what should we do to make our schools safer? This is a common question but it seems that not enough...

Should teachers be able to carry guns?

Should teachers be able to carry guns?

Grant Frederick, Staff

April 11, 2018


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Should teachers be allowed to carry guns? Many people have their own opinions on this issue. On debate.org, a website that debates various topics, 54% of people voted yes and 46% of people voted no. So it is a fairly even split on whether or not people think teachers should be able to carry guns. I...

Bump Stock Gun Law

Bump Stock Gun Law

Macey McGhee, Staff

April 11, 2018


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President Trump, many leaders and gun advocates have explained their “want and need” for a ban on devices that allow semi-automatic guns to fire like automatic firearms. A bump stock is an attachment that allows a semi-automatic gun to be used as a fully automatic gun. Semi-automatic guns with the...

Importance of a High School Education

Importance of a High School Education

Seth Stokes, Staff

April 10, 2018


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I think that graduating high school is one of the most important things you can do. Having a high school education makes it so you can either go to college or get a higher position in the workforce. To graduate you need to show up to class, turn all your work in on time and study. If you choose the...

Women’s March

Women’s March

Annie Coleman, Staff

February 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Women’s March was a worldwide protest against the inauguration of Donald Trump. This was on January 21st, 2017, and on this past weekend it was the one year anniversary of the day he got into office and people gathered together again. Besides a protest on the new president, the Women’s March...

Tide Pods

Tide Pods

Natalie Ammon, Staff

February 13, 2018


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A crazy, new fad is of people eating Tide pods. Most people know that this is dangerously bad, but some teenagers and young adults continue to eat the pods and post it online. It all started as a joke, and now the general public is not treating it as one. When someone attempts to eat the pods, most gag...

#MeToo

#MeToo

Alexcia Libert, Staff

February 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The Me Too Movement all started more than ten years ago by a black women named Tarana Burke. The 44 year old told Ebony Magazine that she created the campaign as a grass-roots movement to reach sexual assault survivors in underprivileged communities. The Movement was founded in 2006 to help support black...

Shyanne Rendziniak – Career Choice

Shyanne Rendziniak – Career Choice

Shyanne Rendziniak, Staff

February 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Deciding what I wanted to do after high school took a lot of thinking. I went on college tours and picked a couple majors to visit that would help me decide. In early November 2017, I made the decision to go into sonography. Sonography is the analysis of sound using an instrument that produces a graphical...

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