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April 21, 2016

Forensic season ends: 16 to go to state

Tori Bland, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

Filed under News

The Forensics season has finally come to a close. At Paola on March 3,  senior Abigail Taylor placed third in Poetry. Taylor also got first place in Impromptu Speaking at the same meet. Junior Zachary Cokely placed third in Serious...

Spotlight on stress: crunching the numbers

Tori Bland, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

Filed under News

TRIGGER WARNING: This article contains content that may be triggering or too much for some readers. Triggers include depression, eating disorders, anxiety, and suicide.   There is no doubt that being a teenager is ...

Youth Art Month

Youth Art Month

March 9, 2016

The importance of voting

Dyllan Jones, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion

It doesn’t take cold hard facts to convince someone that voting is important. Some parents stress its significance from the moment a child can read and write, ensuring that they will one day grow to be active members of society...

Water: it’s not as bad as it seems

Dyllan Jones, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

Filed under News, Opinion

Our bodies beckon for a select few substances more than anything else. When it comes down to liquid sustenance, we’ve all got to make that same near-impossible choice: do we want to drink a can of sugar, which in excess has health...

Deadpool: Breaking more than the fourth wall

Tori Bland, Staff Writer

March 7, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, News

The cinematic adaptation of the comic anti-hero Deadpool has now become the most popular rated-R character of all time. Deadpool earned $490 million in the first two weeks it was released. The film earned $132 million on o...

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