The Importance of Special Education

Grace Hungerford, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Features

Throughout the United States, the number of students ages 3 to 21 that receive special education services is 6.7 million. That’s 13 percent of all public school students. Although there are various types of special education, no ...

What is the “Strange” Truth?

Colleen White , Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Pop Culture

This summer, the beloved Netflix original series Stranger Things is dropping season three. In celebration I thought it would be cool to deep dive into the conspiracy theory that the Duffer Brothers were inspired by, The Montauk Proj...

Common Core: Serving Its Purpose?

Escarlet Tavarez, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Features

In 2009, Common Core was implemented to help students reach certain educational standards in order to be prepared to succeed in the future. A lot of people don’t necessarily agree with these changes because they feel the standards...

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse of Awesome Animation

Chris Pruchnick, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Pop Culture

*Contains Spoilers (even though its been out since December)* Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse is finally streaming on several platforms, and it definitely does not disappoint. The movie came out in theatres on December 14th, ...

Panic! Personal Space

Chris Pruchnick, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Pop Culture

As Panic! At The Disco has been touring for their newest album, “Pray For The Wicked,” there has been one problem: people kissing lead singer, Brendon Urie, as he walks through the crowds performing. Now some may think that this is...

The Journey of Happiness

Julianna Kasper, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Features

Happiness is an abstract concept. When one thinks of a typical happy person, smiling, laughing and cheering is what usually comes to mind. However, if someone stops smiling or laughing, it does not necessarily mean that they ...

What Do Grades Really Mean, Anyway?

Kiersten Hacker, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Features

Grades, the one word that can cause most students mental breakdowns, endless stress, and pressure heavy enough to form a diamond. As our society advances, receiving a college education is vital to obtain most careers, fosteri...

John Wick: Another Success

Louis Guidone, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Filed under Pop Culture

John Wick is all the rave the past few weeks, with the drop of the third installment of the series. It's no surprise as to why the series is so successful, with action that doesn't let you breathe and effects that rival reality....

Opinion: Social Media and the New Alabama Abortion Law

Madison Burke, Staff Writer

June 5, 2019

Filed under Current Events

Alabama recently passed a law that outlawed abortion at any stage of pregnancy, with only an exception if the mother's life is at risk. This topic is difficult for me because I really have trouble coming to terms with where I st...

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