My Battle with Senioritis

My Battle with Senioritis

March 27, 2014 • Seema Morad, Staff  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

I have to admit, senior year was both everything and nothing like how I imagined it would be. I expected the Senioritis. I was prepared to push through the ever-present urge to procrastinate and be lazy, but it hits you so much harder than that. Senioritis is not contracted from having a bad night of... Read more »

Girls, Get To Askin’!

Girls, Get To Askin'!

March 25, 2014 • Anne Landry, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

The Sadie Hawkins Dance is this Friday from 8-10:30. The dance was named after the Li’l Abner comic strip character Sadie Hawkins. In the comic strip, Sadie Hawkins Day was on a day in November when unmarried women of Dogpatch got to chase bachelors and be “married up” with the ones... Read more »

Manners, people!

Manners, people!

February 26, 2014 • Anne Landry, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Features, Top Stories, Uncategorized

A few weeks ago, I was playing a soccer game and completely tore my ACL, or to be exact, the anterior cruciate ligament. Yes, I know the whole ACL thing sounds fancy. Let me explain — the ACL is a cruciate ligament which is one of the four major ligaments of the knee. The ACL, with the other three... Read more »

The Feminist Movement

The Feminist Movement

February 13, 2014 • Reagan Benit, Staff Writer/Staff Feminist  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

Fun facts: 1. The Feminist movement is a real thing. 2. It’s not a scary thing; don’t fear it. 3. It is a necessary movement, even in 2014! I’m really sick of hearing people saying that feminism isn’t important in today’s world and that women have equal rights just like... Read more »

Show Some Love

Show Some Love

February 10, 2014 • Seema Morad, Staff  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

Yes, I know. January came and went. We were off from December 21st to January 6th, and we’ve had our spontaneous winter break. All in all, it was a very grueling month, but we have moved onto February and what it is most known for: Valentine’s Day. It is the one day out of 365 is dedicated... Read more »

Don’t Be Sad, Friends

Don't Be Sad, Friends

November 21, 2013 • Reagan Benit, Staff Writer/Staff Artist  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

It’s the middle of the school year, tensions are high, and spirits are low. Just because you failed that geometry or history test does not mean you failed at life. Here are a couple of things that can lift you up! 1. Talk to a friend or family member. Talking to someone about how you’re feeling... Read more »

It’s A Can-Do!

It's A Can-Do!

November 11, 2013 • Seema Morad, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

When thinking of Thanksgiving, what comes to mind are the fall leaves, family, and food. Lots and lots of food. A great Thanksgiving dinner can include a turkey (a turducken if your’e feeling adventurous), a ham, mashed potatoes, corn, greens, salad, bread rolls, corn bread, sweet potato casserole,... Read more »

Don’t Hate. Appreciate.

Don't Hate. Appreciate.

October 10, 2013 • Seema Morad, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

We all associate October with Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but what most people don’t know is that October is also Anti-Bullying Month. According to Bullyingstatistics.org, “there are about 2.7 million students being bullied each year by about 2.1 million students taking on the roll of... Read more »

Coach Jill’s Chapel Talk: Living Life to The Fullest

Coach Jill's Chapel Talk: Living Life to The Fullest

September 27, 2013 • Coach Jill Braun, Contributing Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

“But you, Israel, my servant, Jacob, whom I have chosen, you descendants of Abraham my friend, I took you from the ends of the earth, from its farthest corners I called you. I said, ‘You are my servant’; I have chosen you and have not rejected you. So do not fear, for I am with you; do... Read more »

Run for Homecoming Court 2013

Run for Homecoming Court 2013

September 18, 2013 • Seema Morad, Staff Writer  
Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

Homecoming Week is well on its way, and a hot topic buzzing around many girls is Homecoming Court,  a group of 12 girls selected to represent the school. To be a member of Homecoming Court, students have to create a resume including one’s current schedule, extracurriculars, previous awards and... Read more »

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