The Black & White

Sophomore Fears

Sophomore Fears

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space

Entering the high school on the first day, I was frightened out of my mind. I was intimidated by everything; the building, the teachers, driving in the parking lot and the football field. Mainly, however, I was frightened by the upperclassmen. I already had some interaction with them, as marching band...

Newspaper Fiasco

Newspaper Fiasco

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space

It really sucks when you see your work being disrespected. If you have put your time toward something and worked hard on it, it would be really rewarding to see other people reading your work and enjoy it. Yet in this schoo,l the majority of students do not appreciate other student’s hard word. This...

Self-diagnoses: Senioritis

Self-diagnoses: Senioritis

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space

I am physically and emotionally exhausted from school. I have not been motivated to accomplish anything for any class recently unless it is absolutely necessary. I have also seen a slight, however present, decline in my grades since the beginning of second semester. I was complaining about this situation...

Silver Cord Struggles

Silver Cord Struggles

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space, Columns

I joined Silver Cord at the beginning of my sophomore year, I expected to be able to reach out to my community but also enjoy spending time with the people I was helping. However, I found out that during the past two years, the Silver Cord program that our high school hosts has made a drastic change.  F...

Guest Writer: The Problem With Pennies

Guest Writer: The Problem With Pennies

Jake Wicks, Guest Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space

Pennies, the cute copper coins that make up the smallest denomination of United States coinage and are considered charming and adorable. They are also a cornerstone of America. Despite the currency's miraculous reputation, pennies are in fact, indisputably and irrefutable terrible. This is because the p...

The Dark Roots Behind Valentine’s Day

The Dark Roots Behind Valentine’s Day

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


Filed under A Glimpse Into The Grey Space

Valentine’s Day is celebrated annually throughout the world, on February 14. It is a day many view to celebrate love and romance. What you may not know are the roots behind it. There are many different myths and accounts as to the origin behind Valentines Day, however many of them are dark and end...