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Understanding music tastes

Cody White, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2018

I’ve found myself wondering where my music tastes comes from. You would be surprised how many factors go into music taste. I strongly feel as though my music tastes stems mainly from the music I heard as a kid. If it’s the music my parents listened to or music I absorbed from the games I played....

Gen Z might just save music

Gen Z might just save music

Remy Gottschling, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2018

Music as a creative artform is dying and needs to be saved.   Okay maybe that was a little too over the top, but really, am I all that far off?   Turn on the radio, listen to a few songs and think to yourself, “what sets these apart from each other?” probably not much.  And ...

A feel good holiday movie with a message

A feel good holiday movie with a message

Aleks Brooks, Opinion Section Editor

November 27, 2018

“Instant Family” a new comedy starring Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne shines a light on a hauntingly real problem for some in America. It shows the faults of the foster care and adoption system and the problems those who are in the system face. “Instant Family” is about a couple who chooses to a...

Oscar ‘gold’?

Oscar ‘gold’?

Ethan Gill, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2018

In an effort to save ratings, the Oscars are undergoing some new changes, including the Achievement in Popular Film Award, and the pushing of Technical Awards like Cinematography, Sound Mixing and the like to commercial breaks.  The reaction has been decidedly mixed.  “It feels like they’re giving this...

Making music

Remy Gottschling, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2018

Frustration, creativity and pure love characterize the music scene blossoming in the community. “It’s great to be where so many creative things are going on around you,” Rhys Phillips, junior, said. “It doesn’t make it competitive, but there's a sense of trying to get more people to liste...

Alone on the streets

Megan Riehle, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018

Music Prodigy

Music Prodigy

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

September 27, 2018

Student Profile  An aspiring music prodigy, junior Rhys Phillips, shares how he started playing the piano when he was young, and how that lead to him picking up other instruments. He shares what he is doing now to help him pursue his dreams and shares his plans for after high school.

Missed the Emmys? We have you covered

Missed the Emmys? We have you covered

Aleks Brooks, Advertising Manager

September 21, 2018

It is that time of year again, and The Emmys are back with the awards for all of the most popular TV shows of 2017-2018. Not everyone has three hours to watch the whole event, so here is a list of some of the most important and best moments of the night. Before the show, Jennifer Lewis made a state...

After high school

After high school

Andrea Secchi, Photo Editor

September 17, 2018

Student staff profile interview. Broadcast journalism class staff member, sophomore Ryan Snyder, talks about his hopes for after high school. Ryan joined broadcast journalism class to learn how to make film. Here he shares how he discovered what he wanted to pursue.

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