Stricter dress code creates challenges

April 24, 2018

Whispers fill the halls as students argue with one another about if they think they will get in trouble for the outfit they decided to wear that day. Recently, a new addendum was made to the handbook about dress code. These new ru...

Saying fine doesn’t always mean fine

Honor Swan, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018

I am fine; I am fine. I keep telling myself hoping that one day I will believe myself. It is hard to feel like you have no one that understands what you are trying to say, and that is how I felt during my small depression just...

My anxious mind

Honor Swan, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018

I walk into a room filled with people that I do not know at all, and my mind freezes. “What if they do not like me? What if I am too weird or something and they end up talking about me behind my back?” These thoughts circ...

Column: Fight the pressure to fit in

Madison Easley, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

When you are a teenager, it can be difficult to imagine a life beyond high school -- a life beyond the four walls of classrooms, tardy bells, prom, lunch lines, and crowded hallways. High school is just one small fraction of ou...

Kindness matters


January 29, 2018

By spending a day in a high school, one can easily see that many students do not show genuine kindness to their peers. Although most students may appear to get along, there is an overabundance of negativity and a lack of civili...

Column: Homework is a headache

Gaylynn Green, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

Students frequently complain about having too much homework every night. They say they stay up for hours and barely get any sleep the night before because they are up so late doing homework. “Homework is becoming to be way too much f...

Gun violence in America must end


January 26, 2018

Sandy Hook, Orlando, Las Vegas, Sutherland Springs. Who will be next? The United States has a problem with gun violence. According to the website, "The Mass Shooting Tracker," 372 mass shootings occurred in 2015. Four-hund...

College not always the game


December 14, 2017

If you talked to a group of high school students, especially juniors and seniors, you would find that many of them are stressed about college. They are stressed about where they want to go, what they want to do, whether they w...