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I Have Lost Motivation

I Have Lost Motivation

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

December 7, 2019

It has finally happened. School has gotten to the point of being almost unbearable. Call it early on-set Senioritis or whatever, but I have lost the motivation to do all things school. I have always been one of those kids who actually enjoyed going to school and learning new things. When I got to...

Grounds for Celebration

Grounds for Celebration

Noah Gilbert, Staff Writer

December 3, 2019

    Grounds for Celebration is a local coffee shop chain with locations in Beaverdale and Windsor Heights. This small, welcoming coffee shop is great for people who want to drink their coffee in peace or with a friend. Each location has a fireplace and a few armchairs, along with oth...

Sketchy Santas

Sketchy Santas

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

November 29, 2019

Now that Thanksgiving is over people are stepping into full Christmas Mode. Places have started decorating and selling Christmas themed items and prepping for all things Christmas. This time of year brings all of the above and...mall Santas. Mall Santas are typically elderly men paid to play the role...

A Latte Love for Small Coffee Shops

A Latte Love for Small Coffee Shops

Noah Gilbert, Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

For many people, liquid bean water is the best way to start the day. Some prefer a nice, warm cup of 'Joe' while others enjoy the cold sips of happiness that iced coffee and cold brew offer. Then there are also people that prefer the sugary nonsense that are frappuccinos. Three coffee shops will be...

Dear Influencers, Stop

Dear Influencers, Stop

Jay Marren, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Since its initial birth into existence in 2005, YouTube has quickly grown to the forefront of pop culture. Beauty gurus, gamers, vloggers and more are rising more and more as YouTube grows even larger. By watching compilations like "Jeffree Star and Shane Dawson being a mood for 5 minutes straight"...

Teachers on TikTok

Teachers on TikTok

Parker Anderson, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Students have been using TikTok since it was Musical.ly. Recently, teachers have been using the social media app as a way to connect with students. TikTok is an app where people record themselves lip-syncing and doing funny things. People can like other videos, and follow other people. On the app...