• “Your life does not get better by chance it gets better by change.” - Jim Rohn
  • “If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.” - Thich Nhat Hanh
  • "There is no elevator to success, you have to take the stairs." - Zig Ziglar
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A More Optimistic Outlook For America As Summer Approaches

A More Optimistic Outlook For America As Summer Approaches

Anna Vannoy, Staff Writer May 17, 2021

It is with great relief and excitement that we all begin to venture back into our lives after putting everything on hold due to COVID-19. Vaccines are rolling out, cases are down, spring is in the air,...

The Impacts of Stress and How to Relieve Them

The Impacts of Stress and How to Relieve Them

Anna Vannoy, Staff Writer May 11, 2021

For students, this is an insanely stressful time of year. We are juggling sports games, club meetings, study sessions, exams, projects, homework, and so much more. I’ve been feeling as if I have barely...

The Importance of Sleep

The Importance of Sleep

Anna Vannoy, Staff Writer May 3, 2021

It's finally the end of the school year. With this comes excitement and anticipation, along with potentially lots of stress and extreme busyness. We are all preparing for finals and trying our best to...

How To Properly Prepare for a Test

How To Properly Prepare for a Test

Taylor Meister, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

With exam season approaching rapidly, many students are entering “study mode” in preparation for the upcoming testing. As testing rolls around, it’s important to prepare in healthy and productive...

Quarantine Isn't Such a New Concept

Quarantine Isn’t Such a New Concept

Hayden Creech, Staff Writer April 30, 2021

 For us, quarantine was a new and surprising experience last year. However, quarantine has been used to protect cities from epidemics since the 14th century! During the Middle Ages quarantine was...

Is There Too Much Pressure Put on High Schoolers?

Is There Too Much Pressure Put on High Schoolers?

Anna Vannoy, Staff Writer April 29, 2021

Teenagers nowadays hear a steady chorus of “How can you look better to colleges?”, “Is this course load challenging enough?”, and “Are you doing enough extracurriculars to look well rounded and...

Students and Spotify

Students and Spotify

Taylor Meister, Staff Writer April 26, 2021

In today’s world of Spotify and Apple Music subscriptions, teenagers have access to almost any song right at their fingertips. Over the past few years, especially since the start of quarantine, many...

Is Our Generation More Self-Centered Than Other Generations?

Is Our Generation More Self-Centered Than Other Generations?

Sophia Robertson, Editor-in-Chief April 21, 2021

Scrolling through a social media feed, you’ll probably find a picture of your friend smiling with the perfect lighting and his or her favorite outfit, acting like that’s how they look all the time....

Is Destiny Real?

Is Destiny Real?

Akia Barnes, Staff Writer April 21, 2021

Destiny. We have all heard the word before like in songs and love stories, but what is destiny? Well, from the dictionary it is a hidden power believed to control what happens in the future, which basically...

Pollen, an Unexpected Bright Spot This Spring

Pollen, an Unexpected Bright Spot This Spring

Hayden Creech, Staff Writer April 12, 2021

With the magnolia and dogwood blossoms that have been brightening our last two weeks comes the large amounts of pollen that characterize spring. However, this year might be one of the best for people with...

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