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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...

Dear Evie and Dee: Keeping Secrets

December 10, 2018


Filed under Advice, Ask Column, Entertainment

Dear Evie and Dee, I'm hiding this secret from my family and I know if I told them that they would never accept me for who I truly am. It's difficult to keep living this lie and I feel guilty for never being honest. I'm not sure how to cope with it.   Sincerely, Lying to My Family &nbs...

The History of Holidays

The History of Holidays

Emrel Woody, Staff

December 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With the winter season approaching, many people celebrate holidays that are important to their culture or beliefs. Christmas is a popular holiday celebrated around the world. However, it isn’t the only holiday, and plenty of other celebrations exist with just as much importance.   Chris...

What if it’s Us? by Adam Silvera and Becky Albertalli – A Review

Kaitlyn Kittle, Staff

December 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Review

Authors Adam Silvera and Becky Albertalli are pioneers when it comes to writing LGBT+ novels, and their collaboration What If It’s Us? doesn’t break their record. What If It’s Us? is a smart, funny, and beautifully written story about two boys in New York City, Arthur Seuss and Ben Alejo, who can't decide...

Horoscopes December 3rd-7th

Sydney Cooper, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 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. This week is going to feel very odd. Some things may go well for you, while others may go very poorly. Yo...

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