Kings' Courier

An Open Letter to My Little Sister

An Open Letter to My Little Sister

Katelyn Schreckenghaust, Junior Writer

March 19, 2019

Madison,   I remember the day you were born and how excited I was to finally have a little sister. I love our two older brothers so much, but I always wanted a sister and was ecstatic when I found out our mom was having a girl. I decided to write you this letter to let you know how much yo...

The Group of Friends That Last A Lifetime

The Group of Friends That Last A Lifetime

Ashli Key, Senior Editor

March 14, 2019

“Cousins are people that are ready-made friends. You have laughs with them and remember good times from a young age. You have fights with them, but you always know you love each other.”- Courtney Cox   All through my years of growing up, I have had friends that have come and gone; however, ...

God’s Grandeur

God’s Grandeur

Brannyn Spencer, Senior Editor

March 8, 2019

Not many people sit around and think about what makes the work unique. Our world is the way it is due to God’s grandeur. This subject is spoken about all the time due to younger kids asking so many questions about how the world lives as one. In “God’s Grandeur” by Gerald Manley Hopkins, he st...

Censorship in America

Censorship in America

Carl Jay, Junior Writer

March 8, 2019

The right to free speech springs forth from the founding fathers of the United States. When creating the constitution, the founding fathers chose to focus on freedom of speech. Hence, they added the first amendment to the constitution. Now, fast forward 200 years and focus on today’s culture of freedom...

Southern Values Within the Novel The Sound and the Fury

Southern Values Within the Novel The Sound and the Fury

Megan Dishon, Senior Editor

February 7, 2019

This is an explication about the book The Sound and the Fury written for AP Literature for our Novel Unit in class.    In the novel The Sound and the Fury, William Faulkner portrayed a family that had self-worth, money, and a good reputation over multiple generations. Although the Compson generations h...

Zoos: A Fun Pastime or an Animal Prison?

Zoos: A Fun Pastime or an Animal Prison?

Annie Daily, Senior Writer

December 21, 2018

Sure, zoos are fun. You can take the whole family: the wife and kids, Bobby and Sally to have a grand old time looking at wild creatures that came to you from some foreign place. Maybe have a picnic and get some ice cream as you gawk at these animals that traveled seas just for your enjoyment. A love...

To My Last SADD Experience

To My Last SADD Experience

Lanie Miller, Senior Writer

December 12, 2018

As we all know, many of us just experienced our last SADD dance ever. Now, I know that these stories about dances may seem so cliche and unoriginal, but everyone’s night was different and I had a great experience. By saying this I am not also saying that no one else had a great time, but who knows...

Is Social Media About the Likes?

Is Social Media About the Likes?

Annie Daily, Senior Writer

December 10, 2018

Recently I watched a video on Youtube from Haley Pham titled, Instagram Experiment, What gets more likes? It was a really good video and I enjoyed it thoroughly. The video did get me thinking, though. Why are people on social media, really? When asked the question, someone usually responds with, “We...

Growing Up

Growing Up

Lanie Miller, Senior Writer

December 7, 2018

Hey, you. Yeah, you reading this. I want you to stop for a minute and just think. Think about your life, your friends, your family, school, sports, think about EVERYTHING. Life as we know it now is about to change drastically, but who is ever actually ready for that? I remember being so little, my mom waking me...

Healthy Through the Holidays

Healthy Through the Holidays

Caleb Johnson, Junior Writer

December 7, 2018

I’m sure everyone likes to splurge at the dinner table on Thanksgiving and Christmas. I know I do. It's hard to say no to the delicious turkey your mom makes or the amazing pie your grandma always brings. Everything is okay in moderation. If you choose to put yourself into a food coma, so be it. How...

Open Letter to The Coach Who Changed Me

Open Letter to The Coach Who Changed Me

Josie Woolever, Senior Editor

December 6, 2018

To the Coach Who Changed Me - Coach Rush,   People always talk about coaches who ruin a sport for them, causing them to want to quit, but that’s not the case for me and cross country. In the middle of my eighth grade year, I almost didn’t even come out for my freshman season because I...

Are Dress Codes Really Necessary?

Are Dress Codes Really Necessary?

Hannah Plauschin, Freshman Writer

December 4, 2018

Have you ever bought an outfit that you were so excited to wear to school the next day, just to realize that it doesn’t fit the dress code? Have you ever been sent to the office and told you had to either switch your shirt, shorts, ripped jeans, or skirt because it was too revealing or distracting to...

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