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Aquaman – The Newest Addition to the DC Extended Universe

Kaitlyn Kittle, Staff

January 16, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Review

While the newest release in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) Aquaman only got a Rotten Tomatoes score of 64%, it got an A- from CinemaScore and was undoubtedly a hit for the franchise. Set not long after the events of Justice League, the movie took viewers through the kingdom of Atlantis as its king, Orm Marius, ...

Horoscopes: January 14th-18th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

January 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Horoscope

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. There may be some serious miscommunication this week, so be honest with everything that you do a...

Scheduling Begins Next Week: Are You Ready?

Scheduling Begins Next Week: Are You Ready?

Lexie Crawford and Caitlyn Morgan

January 11, 2019


Filed under Advice, News, Student Life

     Students are just getting back from a well-deserved two-week break following a stressful midterm exam period. Yet again, students are faced with another daunting task in planning their future.      Scheduling begins on Monday, January 14th and lasts all week. Over this time, students w...

Book Releases of 2019

Book Releases of 2019

Ella Exterkamp and Emrel Woody

January 10, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Again, But Better by Christine Riccio This contemporary novel is written by a first-time author who got her start as a Youtuber. Christine Riccio, also known as polandbanananasBOOKs, has been on Youtube since 2010. She makes videos about books for her more than 400K subscribers and is known for her ...

Dear Evie and Dee: Friend Jealousy

January 10, 2019


Filed under Advice, Ask Column, Entertainment

Dear Evie and Dee,   I get this thing where I get extremely friend jealous. I’ll see my best friend post pictures online of her and her other newer friends, and I get super self-conscious. I start to think they’re better friends than I am to her. Whenever we text I feel like she hates...

The Best of Netflix Originals

The Best of Netflix Originals

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

January 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Review

Netflix movie review: Bandersnatch, Dumplin’, Birdbox Netflix has been making Netflix Original movies and TV shows since the beginning of 2013 with the start of the House of Cards series, however the company pushed out many brand new movies at the start of this Holiday break encouraging studen...

Horoscopes: January 1st-7th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

January 7, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Horoscope

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. A disagreement with a friend could turn into a greater argument this week. This won't do anything to incr...

Instant Family – Movie Review

Kenzie Poynter, Staff

December 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Review

Paramount Picture’s Instant Family is an instant hit. It is a great movie that will take you on an emotional roller coaster of happiness, sadness, empathy, and love.   With an outstanding cast of Mark Wahlburg (Pete), Rose Byrne (Ellie), Isabela Moner (Lizzy), Gustavo Quiroz (Juan), and Julia...

Horoscopes December 10-14th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Horoscope

Aries: Aries are known as the leaders of the pack. They prefer to initiate rather than complete. They are independent, have an upbeat personality, and bring excitement into other people’s lives. Bring your life back into balance this week. You've probably been so focused on yourself that you've comp...

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