It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Claire Reynolds

November 2, 2017

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When people think of fall, they think of Halloween and all things spooky! Fall officially started on Friday, September 22 and many students are looking forward to the fun activities they have not been able to do since last year...

The future is here

Thomas Rushing, Video Editor

October 4, 2017

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The wait is over for the next Iphones. Apple revealed the Iphone 8 and Iphone X  September 12 in the new Steve Jobs Theater and the world’s responded in many different ways. The Iphone 8 will be the first released in a...

Live-action Beauty and the Beast sweeps the box office

April 11, 2017

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast premiered on March 17. Disney fans everywhere got to see the magic of the enchanted castle come to life in a movie starring Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast, and Luke Evans as Gaston....

New King Kong movie in theaters

April 11, 2017

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Kong Skull Island premiered March 10. It has fairly good reviews by critics, but not the best. According to Rotten Tomatoes, Kong Skull Island is at a 78% and on IMDb it is rated at a 7.1/10. Personally I would give something c...

Batman Lego Movie

April 10, 2017

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The newest fantasy-action movie, Lego Batman Movie, is directed by Chris McKay, distributed by Lorne Balfe, and produced by Dan Lin and Roy Lee. The Lego Batman Movie is the top grossing movie at the moment. This movie is geared t...

Popular author, Rainbow Rowell, has striking success with second solo book

April 10, 2017

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Rainbow Rowell has been writing books since 2011 and has published six books on her own as well as had a story in a collection of holiday stories. Her second book, Eleanor & Park, was published April 1, 2012. “I loved it,...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child hits bookstores

Morgan Taylor, Copy Editor

April 10, 2017

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was released July 30, 2016. The book is a sequel to the famous Harry Potter books written by J. K. Rowling. This book, however, was written by John Tiffany and the concept was developed by Rowling and Jack Thorn...

If I Stay

Baily Williams, Photo Editor

February 17, 2017

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The book, If I Stay, is about a girl named Mia that gets into a car crash with her family. Mia is rushed to the hospital where they find out she is in a coma. Throughout the book, Mia struggles to decides whether she wants ...

Patriots Day

Chloi Garrison, Photo Editor

February 17, 2017

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Tragedy struck on April 15, 2013, when two bombs exploded during the Boston Marathon. Starring Mark Wahlberg as Tommy Sanders, Kevin Bacon as FBI Special Agent Richard DesLauriers, and John Goodman as Commissioner Ed Davis, join...

Hidden Figures

Heather McConnell

February 3, 2017

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  “Hidden Figures is about these three African-American women and they work at NASA and they keep wanting to go up in positions and they want to sent the Friendship Seven capsule make it into space,” says eighth grader...

Everything, Everything hits bookshelves

Morgan Taylor, Copy Editor

February 3, 2017

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Nicola Yoon’s first book, Everything, Everything, debuted September 1 of 2015 and took readers by surprise in the story about a girl “allergic to the world”. In the book, Yoon writes about Madeline’s isolated life tha...

New Sherlock episodes aired

Garrett Coggin

February 3, 2017

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Sherlock is a show on BBC and PBS and has recently started a new season after three years of waiting, longer than the usual two. The first season of the show aired in 2010, the second in 2012, third in 2014, and finally the fourth...

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