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A Fatal Fad (Part 2)

A Fatal Fad (Part 2)

Kirstyn Kiger, Junior Writer

February 6, 2017


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Four Loko Energy drinks have become very popular among teenagers and young adults. They provide a quick boost and pick me up. A new energy drink has recently moved into the spotlight Four Loko, a 23 ounce fruit flavored drink that has the alcohol content of 12 percent, which is equivalent to four ...

A Fatal Fad (Part 1)

A Fatal Fad (Part 1)

Kirstyn Kiger, Junior Writer

February 6, 2017


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Donald Lynn Frost once said, “Drugs take you to Hell, disguised as Heaven.” Drug abuse and addiction has become a rather fatal fad among teenagers and young adults. They believe drugs will take them away from reality and solve all problems; however, drugs do the complete opposite. Drugs will create a d...

La Esperanza De La Vida

Olivia Salyers, Junior Writer

February 3, 2017


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As I’ve grown older, I’ve begun to realize that life is shorter than I thought. People I once knew or met are no longer here, and it begins to get scary when I think about all the people I love in my life. Living without these people is a scary thought, but being scared is no way to live life. Life i...

The Effect Of Emerald Ash Borer’s

The Effect Of Emerald Ash Borer’s

Dixon Collins, Sophomore Writer

January 27, 2017


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     Trees, trees, and more trees. Trees benefit everyone and everything. They produce oxygen for both humans and animals. Many people never think to cut trees down, but it’s something my grandpa considered after he had a bug kill 57 ash trees in his woods.      Starting in 2016, hundreds of thousa...

CAUTION: Slippery Slope Ahead

CAUTION: Slippery Slope Ahead

Holly Widner, Junior Writer

January 25, 2017


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Over Christmas break, my family and I decided instead of getting a ton of presents, we travelled to Bloomington to a nearby cabin. Being in the middle of nowhere, we didn’t have much to do other than go to the hot tub, play games, and watch TV every once in awhile. My brother came up with the idea o...

Newseum

January 24, 2017


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The Newseum, as you can probably guess, is a museum all about news. It has exhibits from all around the world and has seven levels of news and history. The museum had an exhibit about everything from the Berlin Wall to Comics and from Refugees to the Civil Rights Movement. All of these exhibits w...

The Mock Election

The Mock Election

Lucy Mae Wagoner, Junior Writer

January 24, 2017


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Many schools have mock elections each year to see what candidate wins their school, but I have never experienced a mock election quite like the one I participated in at the National 4-H Center. Throughout the conference the delegates had an opportunity to participate in a mock election. Delegates wer...

Connecting Families: A Parent Support Group

Connecting Families: A Parent Support Group

January 11, 2017


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Youth Services Alliance invites you to join a FREE 6 session parent support group. Check out the flier with all of the information you will need. Anyone is welcome to attend: parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, foster parents, caregivers, guardians, etc. We offer a FREE meal from 5:30– 6pm....

The Project of Passion

The Project of Passion

Josie Woolever, Sophomore Writer

December 16, 2016


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“The Project of Passion was definitely the most stressful project that I’ve ever done,” said sophomore Miah Martin. For the past ten weeks the sophomore English and Preparing for College and Careers(PCC) classes have been working on the Project of Passion(POP). The project, given to each student i...

Joe Takes Seattle

McKayla Ramsey, Junior Writer

December 16, 2016


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Many teachers struggle with working the new technology of the Smartboards, but they might actually have a student sitting in class who knows a lot about these devices. Recently, Joe Shaffer took a trip to Seattle to visit the company Smart Technology,the company that makes the smartboards that we use ...

Why do we dream? What do dreams mean?

McKayla Reed, Freshman

December 9, 2016


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People have had dreams for as long as they can remember.  But the same questions keep coming up:  Why do we have dreams?  What do my dreams mean? Etc.  Many people have google searched these questions to try and figure out the real answers, but the fact is that everyone ends up on some pointless websi...

Lewis Cass Graduate Pursues Career as an Army Chaplain’s Assistant

Christian Lewis, Junior Writer

December 9, 2016


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A student may take on many new paths after graduating from high school. This high school student will spend all four years at her local school where she discovers her passions, takes on new and challenging subjects, and prepares for the intimidating reality that awaits all who walk the halls of high ...

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