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Standing for the National Anthem

Standing for the National Anthem

Jonathan Brown, Staff

November 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

“The Star Spangled Banner” was made the National Anthem in 1916 by congressional resolution on March 3, 1941, which was then signed by President Woodrow Wilson. However it was not until September 5th, 1918 that the “Star Spangled Banner” was played before sporting events. Back in the early 1900’s...

Why do the Boy Scouts Want to Include Girls?

Why do the Boy Scouts Want to Include Girls?

Grant Frederick, Staff

November 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The Boy Scouts of America is the largest scouting organization in our country. Boy Scouts teach loyalty, trust, bravery, and helpfulness. These qualities help to make you a good person and teach you how to get along with people.  Recently, the Boy Scouts of America announced that they will allow girls...

Ford Mustang vs. Chevrolet Camaro

Ford Mustang vs. Chevrolet Camaro

Jonathan Brown, Staff

October 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro are two amazing sports cars. Both cars are remarkable products of American engineering and manufacturing. The Mustang and the Camaro have been competing head to head since 1967, but with new designs for both cars in 2017, this head to head match up will be even...

Comparing the Latest Phones

Comparing the Latest Phones

Taylor Kelly, Staff

October 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

The latest two smartphones to be released are the Galaxy Note 8 and iPhone X. The Galaxy Note 8 was released August 23, 2017, a year after the Galaxy Note 7 was released, which had bad batteries and would blow up or catch on fire. Owners were unable to fly on airplanes because it was too dangerous and...

Anti-Feminism or Egalitarianism?

Anti-Feminism or Egalitarianism?

Kimberly Simpach, Staff

May 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Anti-feminism is not new. In the 19th century, plenty of women did not agree with feminism because women were going against norms that said men were supreme. Most anti-feminism supporters are against feminism because they support egalitarianism. Egalitarianism is the belief that all people are equal....

Feminists Speaking Out

Feminists Speaking Out

Ashley Barnes, Staff

May 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Feminism is the theory of the social, political, and economic equality of the sexes. Feminist activism is the struggle for equality of these core beliefs. Basically, this means that women want equality, including equal pay and equal rights. Feminists want equal pay because presently there is a gender...

No Prom Date – Don’t Stress About It

No Prom Date – Don’t Stress About It

Kaitlyn Gorby, Staff

April 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The big event in high school each year is prom. No matter freshman or senior, everyone gets so excited. When you are a freshman or sophomore you have to hope that you are asked by an upper classman, and when you are an upper classman you worry about who you are going to ask. But if you do not have someone...

Activity Ideas if Staying Home for Spring Break

Activity Ideas if Staying Home for Spring Break

Ashley Barnes, Staff

April 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

There are not a lot of outside activities to do in Ohio during spring break, considering that it’s usually not very warm. However, there are some activities to do, if you are willing to spend a little money. One activity is ice skating, there is The Ice Zone in Boardman. You can pay to rent your...

Does Class Size Matter?

Kimberly Simpach, Staff

April 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion

  All over the U.S. a common argument is over class size. Some people agree that smaller classes provide a better learning environment, while some people disagree. People that think small class size matters have many valid reasons. One reason is small classes provide a better learning environment...

March Madness

March Madness

Mason Rance, Staff

April 4, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

March Madness is a NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament for the 64 best teams in the nation. The first games starts on March 14, 2017 when 2 teams of the last 4 will enter the tournament and hope to make something crazy happen. Once those 4 are in, then the madness begins. Starting with the round of 64,...

Self-Driving Vehicles

Self-Driving Vehicles

Noah Barnes, Staff

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Are self-driving vehicles the future of transportation? Most people may think so. These programmed vehicles are made to drive on their own so you can sit back and enjoy the ride. Google began building the self-driven vehicle in 2009 and its first driverless ride was in 2015. Some may think this is the...

Do Standardized Test Show Students Full Potential?

Do Standardized Test Show Students Full Potential?

Kimberly Simpach, Staff

February 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Over the past decade, state standardized tests have become more and more popular. There has been many different tests that have been passed through the state of Ohio. For example there was the OAT, OAA, OGT, PARCC, and the AIR tests. These tests consisted usually of reading, math, and science and were...

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