Prioritizing Positivity

Kaley Plaxton, Managing Editor

October 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

“One out of every five children (ages 13-18) has, or will have a serious mental illness in their lifetime,” according to statistics by the Department of Justice. Unfortunately, only 50 percent of these people ever receive th...

There are no good options for the U.S. with North Korea

Steven Grigereit, Assistant Opinion Editor

October 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

A county that has been irrelevant in recent US history has recently become a greater threat - North Korea. North Korea has made countless threats towards the United States and its allies. For instance, On Aug. 13, a North Ko...

Planned Parenthood should not be defunded now Or ever

February 8, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of people. Giving birth to another human being can be both a blessing, but for mothers in some circumstances in can be dangerous,...

Free College Education… Is It Possible?

Olivia Mobley, Opinion Editor

January 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

While many American students are worried about the costs of higher education, there are a number of countries which currently offer free college tuition for students. These countries include Norway, Finland, Sweden, Germany, Slove...

Half days lead to half the learning

Joe Bravo, Staff Writer

January 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

“[There is] no time to do anything,” exclaimed senior Audrey Painter. “There isn’t time for teachers to get in an actual lesson, so we are forced to do busy work that is pointless.” Along with Painter, this is how most high sc...

The death of the art of cinema

Niklas A. Hegg, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Movies have been a form of entertainment for years, but for some they serve a greater purpose. Movies are a form of expression and art letting us experience a story. The first movie was made roughly 115 years ago by Thomas Edis...