Smoking Age

Madi House, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

She lies in bed, staring at the ceiling, her thoughts only on the next time she will get to smoke. She started two years ago at the age of 14, and she never imagined how big of an impact that single cigarette would have on her....

Writers Face Off: Colin Kaepernick

Abby Kausler, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Colin Kaepernick kneeled during the playing of the National Anthem at a NFL game he was playing in. Kaepernick told the press that he kneeled during the National Anthem because he would not honor a country that oppress black people...

Writers Face Off: Colin Kaepernick

Al Alley, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

“I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color.” … “To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other...

Culture Stealing and the Aftermath

Joey Westhoelter, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016

Filed under Opinion

You lace up your jet black pair of Vans, only knowing that they match your outfit. You slip on your cherry Converse because they are trendy. But what is their purpose? None other than skateboarding. As a skateboarder, I have torn...

Glow Clouds and floating figures; A podcast review.

Al Alley, Staff Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Opinion

“Weird at last, weird at last! God almighty, weird at last!”    So starts another episode of the  radio show Welcome to Night Vale, and no quote describes this podcast better. With hooded figures, a vague yet mena...

Bringing back Tupac

Hannah Jones, Staff Writer

September 27, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Famous hip hop album by Tupac Shakur, Me Against the World, was released March 14, 1995, taking the world by storm.Tupac inserted a lot of passion into the album during its creation. From resentment to satisfaction, his audie...

Everlost

Reese Montgomery

March 4, 2016

Filed under Opinion

At one point in your life you’ll ask yourself “What’s going to happen when I die?” The Everlost series answers that and more. The series is riveting and has a lot of great qualities. The characters are deep and comple...

Animal Cruelty PSA

Liz Manasco and Ethan Wright

February 17, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion, Video

https://youtu.be/OOIS5nnWrYU

Makeup Madness- POPular tips for acne

Sandra Mogg, Writer

January 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

  “Having complexion issues is awkward; 100%, but the thing about it is that “All” of us have experienced it. Music’s the most universal language? No! I think pimples are”... say’s Grace Helbig, the famou...

Makeup Madness- Contouring

Sandra Mogg, Writer

January 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

    From ancient Egyptian cat eyes to the bright colored lips of the 2000’s, beauty standards have changed dramatically.   A new trend is contouring, shading the face with makeup to create an even more att...

Makeup Madness- Bubble Nails

Sandra Mogg, Writer

January 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

  Okay, so I think that I can safely say that, throughout the years, makeup and beauty trends have risen, and fallen.  And though we may miss the fashion fails, such as puppies in purses, and socks with sandals, to bowl...

Raise the Wage?

Hannah Jones, Writer

January 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Sarah is crying and moping around because she just lost her job at McDonalds. After working  there for three years. She lost her job because the minimum wage was raised to 15 dollars an hour. Now Sarah knows it’s going to be...

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