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Capital gain more like capital blame

Lukas Zywicki, Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

In a time when every vote seems to count, people are left asking whether minors that have jobs should be able to vote. While it is taxation without representation by definition. But no, minors without jobs should not be able to vote. Although it seems unfair that teens with jobs cannot vote, citizens...

Society’s rules have been holding people back for ages

Andrea Elsholz, Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion

People sometimes seem to have something holding them back from success. When they examine what is holding them back, they see everything society has ever told them. It almost seems like humans are given a manual of strict guidelines at birth, and those rules have drastic consequences on physical and...

Using fear tactics degrades students

Jillian Ferry, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

January 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

“If you don’t do well on this test you won’t pass the class” “Your college professors will not be as lenient as I am” “This test is crucial, if you don’t do well, you will not pass the class.” Teachers say these each day with the intention that it will make the students work harder. By...

New Years resolutions promote procrastination toward otherwise reachable goals

New Years resolutions promote procrastination toward otherwise reachable goals

McKenzie Lookebill, Online Editor in Chief

January 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Twenty pounds lighter, 10 more dollars in the bank and a cigarette thrown away. The most popular new year’s resolutions continue to get a bad rap this time of year. A new year is considered a new start to a better you, but there is no reason to wait. If you want to better yourself, you shouldn’t...

Students and teachers try new classroom procedure

Students and teachers try new classroom procedure

Lydia Podlesak, Writer

December 29, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As a child, exploring was a favorite pastime. I loved exploring the woods, new rooms, games and scenarios until dusk. As a student discovering ways to explore study habits can make the learning experience much more engrossing. For most students, the definition of an “average class” consists of...

True Happiness should not occur just at Christmas

True Happiness should not occur just at Christmas

Anna Ebert, Writer

December 21, 2017


Filed under Art Showcase, Opinion

When you ask some people what their favorite holiday is and they say Christmas, you automatically come to the conclusion that it is because of the presents they get. All the excitement comes from the wait of opening the presents and the holiday all together. More than just gifts should affect your happiness,...

Out with the old and in with the new Christmas music

Out with the old and in with the new Christmas music

Lydia Podlesak, Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It’s a cold, snowy day. You come home from a exhausting day at school stressed and need time to relax. The first thing you do is indulge yourself in a cup of warm cup of hot cocoa and turn on Christmas music, making yourself excited thinking about the upcoming holiday. Christmas music has become a...

Christmas classics will remain a staple during the holiday season

Christmas classics will remain a staple during the holiday season

McKenzie Lookebill, Online Editor in Chief

December 14, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire...” plays quietly as you make your way out of Target with your shopping bags. Easily making a shopping experience enjoyable, classic christmas music is simple, traditional and iconic during the holiday season. Songs like Blue Christmas by Elvis Presley, Last Christmas...

Embrace the true meaning of Christmas this holiday season

Embrace the true meaning of Christmas this holiday season

Lydia Podlesak, Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Walking down the street during Christmas time, there are magnificent trees in windows and wreaths hung on doors. Yet with glistening lights strung on every building you walk by, people still pass with their heads down engrossed only in their own lives. The festive feeling of Christmas is not only displayed...

Inspire others to pay it forward this holiday season

Inspire others to pay it forward this holiday season

McKenzie Lookebill, Online Editor in Chief

December 8, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For people, for animals, for the community. These are things to give back to without asking in return. As the holiday season rounds the corner, volunteering etc. can inspire others to do better in their own lives. One good deed might not seem like much, but by beginning the cycle of paying it forward can inspire ot...

Merry Christmas: The Reason for the Season

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Art Showcase, Opinion

Carolers can be heard singing “We Wish You a Merry Christmas”, that is the season after all. Being a holiday that is affiliated with the birth of Jesus Christ often offends those who do not associate themselves with any religious tradition. Many people and business’ now say “Happy Holidays”...

It’s more than just Christmas, say Happy Holidays

Jillian Ferry, Assistant Online Editor in Chief

December 7, 2017


Filed under Art Showcase, Opinion

There are over ten different holidays within the month of December, yet I am only ever told “Merry Christmas”. This leaves out Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Fiesta of Our Lady of Guadalupe and other holidays that occupy the month along with Christmas but are often forgotten. Unless you know that someone specifically...