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Harmoni Turner: The Journey to Cambridge

Harmoni Turner: The Journey to Cambridge

Brinley Koenig, Editor-In-Chief

December 10, 2019

Senior Harmoni Turner slams against the ground, knee first. Pain shoots through her body as she moves to the bench. However, the excruciating physical pain does not compare to the terror she feels as she realizes all of the opportunities given to her could have just slipped away. This fear propels her to ...

How to Adult: Opening a Savings Account

How to Adult: Opening a Savings Account

Jenna Smith, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Learning to save money is a vital skill and starting early is a gift that keeps giving well into adulthood. A savings account is a basic type of bank account that allows you to deposit money, keep it safe, and withdraw funds, all while earning interest. When saved money earns interest in your account, the bank will make...

Hannah Reetz: Anywhere But Here

Hannah Reetz: Anywhere But Here

Kamryn Hannigan, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

The harsh shriek of the dismissal bell echoes through the halls, and like a heavenly trumpet call, it sends students scrambling from classrooms left and right. Junior Hannah Reetz rushes out of her Spanish class already mourning a wasted hour and a half of her life. She does not want to be here. Re...

Soup’s On

Soup’s On

Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

Before the stream of students begins entering the class, Ms. Chianese finishes passing out chef’s hats across tables. She displays the project on the projector: “LAB TODAY!” When the bell rings students trickle in one by one to find their group and hats. “In two minutes you all need to have done ...

Lil Uzi Conspiracy

Lil Uzi Conspiracy

Micaih Thomas, Entertainment Editor

December 8, 2019

We’ve all heard the rumors. We’ve witnessed the bizarre satanic allusions in his music. Today, we will do a deep analysis of his public persona. Remember those Illuminati Youtube conspiracies? This is kind of like that except it’s more iconic and less morbid.  Instagram profile pictures At a certain point in...

Top 5 Places To Spend the Weekend

Top 5 Places To Spend the Weekend

Madison Palmer, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

On the couch. Bored. Want something to do with the day. These places will bring the entertainment you’ve been looking for. These places will bring joy during the weekend off. Time for some relaxation, fun and laughter all around with your friends and family.  Fort Worth Water Gardens Anybody who c...

More Than Stepping

More Than Stepping

Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

December 4, 2019

When Coach Jamie Turner took over the Notorious Step Team this year, her goals reached further than stomping, rehearsing and hyping up the school. Turner hoped to build a family of young women and men excited to embrace themselves through a modern configuration of a historical art form.  Stepping impleme...

Witnessing The American Dream

Witnessing The American Dream

Amber Adams, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

My mom was born and raised on a little island in the Caribbean named Curaçao. She raised us differently due to her culture and my brother and I had different experiences from other kids. We celebrated holidays from Curaçao, had different food and had different family events. My mom came here on ...

Review: Countdown

Review: Countdown

Keonna Burnett, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

When a group of friends download an app that determines their death to the exact second and punishes those who attempt to change their fate actually exists, they encounter a dark secret that affects their lives — an app called Countdown.  In the opening scene of the movie “A Countdown to the End,” ...

Five Places To Volunteer During The Holidays

Five Places To Volunteer During The Holidays

Sembree Yeary, Staff Writer

December 1, 2019

Mission Arlington Mission Arlington needs volunteers every time of the year, however as the Holiday season draws near the mission center is in need of more help. Mission Arlington brings in more donations during the holiday season than any other time of year. Volunteers will be able to help in any ar...

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