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Unappreciated young climate activists

Unappreciated young climate activists

Helena Erdahl, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2019

Greta Thunberg has taken the national stage in the past few years, and was recently named the 2019 TIME Person of the Year. But there are numerous other young activists that are promoting the protection of our earth who aren’t getting the same spotlight. Many of these activists have sidelined their edu...

Yes, we know what you’re saying

Yes, we know what you’re saying

Hayden Fish, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2019

After the underwhelming and missed release dates for multiple large names of rap this Sept., I was left hungry for more. Danny Brown satisfies that hunger with his clever, tight and concise early Oct. album “uknowhatimsayin¿” Brown has been a wildcard in the rap game since his 2012 album “XXX” g...

Will the canned food drive actually help?

Will the canned food drive actually help?

Emma Coke, Social Media Editor

December 11, 2019

Every Nov., our school holds a canned food drive competition amongst fourth period classes. The goal of the food drive is to have your class collect the most cans. Besides the end target of having your class win, there lies a much more important goal: to collect cans for local food banks in order to ...

Our broken school system

Our broken school system

Matthew Udell, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2019

It's only a quarter of the way through the school year, and students are already feeling burned out and losing valuable necessities for life. They lose sleep, and time that is essential for pursuing goals and interests, which will be vital for their future. And although the school system is supposed t...

The chicken sandwich everyone can love

The chicken sandwich everyone can love

Orion Forest, Co-Sports Editor

November 13, 2019

The chicken sandwich that broke the internet had such high demand it broke the freezers at Popeyes. Back on Aug. 12, 2019, the popular fast-food chicken spot from Louisiana released a new item to the menu, a chicken sandwich. The want for the Popeyes sandwich only grew as the Popeyes official twitter...

Ten must watch movies for Halloween

Ten must watch movies for Halloween

Orion Forest, sports editor

October 31, 2019

“It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” (1966) It does not get much better than watching the adventures of Charlie Brown and Snoopy during Halloween. The Charlie Brown movies are all timeless but “It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown” might be one of the best. With it only being 25 min...

Netflix’s newest original series shows darkest side of high school politics

Netflix’s newest original series shows darkest side of high school politics

Karina Rower, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

“The Politician is a comedy about moxie, ambition, and getting what you want at all costs. But for those who struggle with their mental health, some elements may be disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.”     This ominous warning is how the first episode is opened, warning...

“Tall Girl”: Netflix repeat

“Tall Girl”: Netflix repeat

Sydney McCrone, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2019

You think your life is hard? This girl is wearing size 13 Nikes - men's size 13 Nikes.  “Tall Girl” is the new Netflix original movie spiraling over with teens buzzing on their opinions. Just like when “To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before” hit the platform, this movie has girls obsessin...

Spooky scary Lions

Kylie Zeman, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2019

How do you maximize the amount of candy you can get in one night? With little time and dark skies, planning out your route and maybe a costume change or two is key to getting pillowcases-full on Halloween. For students' advice on how to get the maximum amount of candy, as well as other Halloween fun,...

Increased funding for hurricane relief could save thousands of lives

Increased funding for hurricane relief could save thousands of lives

Audrey Lippert, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2019

Hurricane Dorian is the latest of five Category 5 hurricanes to form in the Atlantic Ocean and make landfall in the past four years. Its predecessors, Hurricanes Matthew, Irma, Maria, and Michael have destroyed thousands of homes, killed thousands of people, and cost billions of dollars for repairs. Not ...

Three reasons ‘Euphoria’ was the show of the summer

Three reasons ‘Euphoria’ was the show of the summer

Paige Rodriguez, Arts and Culture Editor

October 12, 2019

As we settle into the fall season and daylight savings draws near, we reminisce about the great things that happened this summer. So how could we do that without mentioning the new HBO hit show, "Euphoria?" Its dreamlike film style and bold makeup looks were an aesthetic that attracted an audience; con...

The vaping ban is a necessity

The vaping ban is a necessity

Logan Winder, Co-Opinions Editor

October 3, 2019

On Sept. 11, the Trump administration announced that a ban on E-cigarettes was in the works. This announcement was met with many different reactions, some positive and some negative. Though the ban may be disputed, the fact that people are dying cannot. On Aug. 29, the first person died from a mys...

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