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Spring Fever is Here

Rachel Plitt

April 15

Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Are you excited about spring? The warmer weather, the flowers, the family fun outside, and cleaning? There’s tons of fun things to do in the spring season, here’s a couple of ideas now to keep yourself busy until the real...

Chipotle or Qdoba?

Allison Cooper

April 13

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

For many months, people have been raving about these two fast food places. Just what really is so great about these places? There are Chipotles and Qdobas all over the world. I have eaten at both of them, but I still don’t...

Contouring: A New Makeup Trend

Rachel Plitt

March 23

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

There’s a new trend going around that women and teens are catching onto fast, called “contouring.” Celebrities have used it for ages, and now it seems like everyone has become a fan of this style. When you contour, you’re...

Pantone Color of The Year: Not So Rosy for 2015

Kellsey Lauren Dunn, Editor-in-Chief

February 24

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Pantone recently released their 2015 Colors of the Year, declaring Marsala, Lucite Green, Classic Blue, Toasted Almond, Strawberry Ice, Tangerine, Custard, Glacier Gray, Dusk Blue, Treetop, Woodbine, Sandstone, Titanium, and Lavender...

The Struggle of Getting Denied to College

Erin Tillery

February 13

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

I am currently a senior that will be graduating on June 2, which is only four months away. I’ve only applied to two colleges and as of right now I have only heard back from one. That was North Carolina Agricultural Technical...

Senioritis is Real

Rachel Plitt and Allison Cooper

February 5

Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

“A supposed affliction of students in their final year of high school or college, characterized by a decline in motivation or performance” is Google’s take on senioritis, but basically it’s the feeling of not wanting to...

Valentine’s Day is Coming!

Allison Cooper

January 30

Filed under Opinion

On February 14,  most couples celebrate Valentine’s Day. Some go out to eat, stay in and cuddle, and some go on a weekend getaway. This day of romance is named for a Christian martyr and began in the Roman holiday  Lupercalia....

Why Do We Use Slang?

Michael Leone

December 22

Filed under Opinion

Whenever someone is too lazy to say a full sentence, or speak proper English they will just say something that is shorter or something that serves as a summation of the original phrase or statement. This is called slang. Some...

When it’s Cool, Don’t be Dry!

Kellsey Dunn

December 11

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

The winter months have arrived and with it, dry skin is here, including ashy knees and chapped lips. The change in weather, the frigid air and lack of humidity is to blame. Do not fret, moisture is here! The best of the best...

Halloween Fun

Rachel Plitt

November 7

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

What did you do on Halloween? Although many of us are far too old to go trick-or-treating, there’s still plenty of things to do to get through this frightening holiday. One of the things you could have done was taken a little...

Kylie Jenner: Plastic Surgery or Nah?

Mark Holloway

October 30

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Are Kylie Jenner's lips even fuller? Just recently, the 17-year old-reality star was spotting having lunch in Malibu with sisters Kim, Kourtney, Kendall, and Khole for father Bruce’s 65th birthday. Kylie posted a selfie t...

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