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Plan your Spring Break for maximum fun

Camry Thomas Co-Editor in Chief March is coming to an end, and that means we are a week closer to spring break. There is definitely a hype over spring break during the high school years, and how to have a great one. Here you’ll find ways on how to have the best spring break ever. How […]

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Meditation, Video Games Reduce Stress

  Christian Dixie Staff Reporter Whether it’s school, work, or home, or the everyday activities in your life, stress can be an overwhelming part of life. There are several ways to relieve stress so you can have an easier time taking on everything life throws at you, positive and negative. Here are five ways to […]

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‘Senioritis’ educates student on tough truths

Kaley Walhart Staff Writer  I never thought ‘senioritis’ was a legitimate thing with seniors. Boy, was I wrong! I have  never wanted to be done with high school as much as I do in this moment. Why keep trying when I have already been accepted into college? Why keep trying when I have more than […]

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“Thank you” Mr. President … for Motivation

Manny Arriaga Staff Writer Trump grandiosely claimed he would be a strong ally for the LGBTQ community, as he continues to be involved in our well-being apparently being a strong ally includes taking the rights away from transgender people. What an ally you proved to be, Trump. Trump directly offers gratitude to the LGBT community, […]

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Northrop alum dances her way to success

Nicholas Wojtasinski Staff Writer   Most kids in high school try to get a job. Many succeed. Sometimes the manager isn’t fun to work for. If only you could be your own boss like 2013 graduate Kayla Ellenwood. Ellenwood opened the Pulse Dance and Performance Center on Coliseum Blvd. in 2014. The studio teaches ballet, […]

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Here’s what is good on Netflix right now

Melissa Trevino Staff Writer Stranger Things If you haven’t watched it where have you been? It’s by far the best TV show of 2017 and it’s nominated for many awards but it’s not a surprise. Also the classic high school/small town Indiana setting in this is very intriguing. Plus this one character that stands out […]

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Girls United hosts First Battle of the Sexes

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President confusing to student

Drew Penrod Staff Writer Politics are an easy topic to get confused on if you either don’t watch the news every day or read the newspaper or you don’t understand either of them. It seemed like problems happening this year and half of last year with politics had to do with Hillary and Trump. Now […]

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Students connect with Art Department

Drew Penrod Staff Writer   One of the best parts of Northrop’s Art Department is creating beautiful jewelry or pottery or anything else with your hands. Students can discover new ways to bring their imaginations into reality. Breanna Wilson loves to make jewelry in her class. “I like art and being creative,” she said. Several […]

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New-era fears struggle with hope

Bailey Claar Co-Editor-In-Chief I am an American teenager, and I am scared. Issues like gun control, assault on LGBT community members and a level of racial division in the 21st century mirroring the level in the 1960s plague my country. Standardized education crushes children who don’t test well, and the expectation of college degrees we […]

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