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Fans hope Star Wars series stays alive

Fans hope Star Wars series stays alive

Maddy Draffen, Journalist

February 10, 2020

   Star Wars has been capturing the imaginations of fans young and old for four decades and counting. With The Rise of Skywalker, the final installment of the Skywalker saga, being released in December 2019, many, including myself, are looking forward to seeing what the future holds for Lucas film. ...

Five shows that all teenagers should watch next

Five shows that all teenagers should watch next

Kaitlyn Grier, Web Editor

January 29, 2020

REVIEW (OPINION) The Office (U.S. Version) - 5 stars The Office is an American sitcom on a group of “typical” office workers, where the workday consists of ego clashes, inappropriate behavior, and tedium. This mediocre paper company Dunder-Mifflin, lays in the hands of Scranton, PA. Branch Manag...

13 Reasons Why season 3 review

13 Reasons Why season 3 review

Hannah Smith, Journalist

January 29, 2020

      The show 13 Reasons Why is on Netflix and many teenagers are watching it. The show talks about what teenagers go through that are not talked about as much as they should be. Drugs, abusive relationships, sexual harassment, and suicide are all a big part of the themes.     One of the b...

Which is better? Hulu or Netflix

Which is better? Hulu or Netflix

Hannah Smith, Journalist

January 29, 2020

   Netflix and Hulu are two very popular streaming services that allow you to watch TV shows and movies. The thing people cannot seem to agree on is which one is better. This huge debate has been going on ever since Hulu came out in 2008.     One of the arguments the people on the pro Netflix si...

Love for Hallmark

Love for Hallmark

Henly Sleight, Sports Editor

January 27, 2020

   The holidays are a time where many annual traditions come to show, including the TV network, Hallmark's "countdown to Christmas."     The 2019 countdown to Christmas officially began on Friday, October 25, where Hallmark also announced they had incorporated two new Hanukkah themed movies in their twen...

Law and Order Special Victims Unit returns for 21st season

Law and Order Special Victims Unit returns for 21st season

Amanda Gallaway, Journalist

November 12, 2019

   Starting the newest season strong, the Special Victims Unit of Law and Order investigate an upcoming actress who claims a well known power hungry director, tried to rape her. In the squad room several changes happen quickly as Sonny Carisi (previously a Detective) becomes the new assistant Distri...

High school students become ‘TikTok famous’

Amanda Gallaway, Journalist

October 15, 2019

TikTok is becoming one of the most used and highly influential apps on the market. Teenagers everywhere are becoming obsessed with being labeled “TikTok famous.” Adults and teachers are also hopping on this trend, going so far as to make videos with their students. Evan Girard and Stephen Juracka...

Rosa: The girl who fixed herself

Alisha Musgrove, Media Editor

February 19, 2019

“How can someone receive joy from causing pain? Why do they want to hurt me? What am I doing wrong? I’m causing this to happen. I’m such a horrible person. I deserve this...I am worthless.” Rosa is nineteen. She is a magnificent, intelligent, caring young girl who believes she is the very...

Daredevil show proves entertaining

Daredevil show proves entertaining

February 4, 2019

   Matt Murdock by day and Daredevil by night! Charlie Cox plays the role of the Marvel Comics hero. In the newest season of the show, different struggles of each character are highlighted this along with the captivating plot points keep you on your toes in the best way possible.      As a...

Book review: Code Talkers by Joseph Bruchac

Book review: Code Talkers by Joseph Bruchac

Malena Gurnee, Web Journalist

December 7, 2018

  The novel Code Talkers, by Joseph Bruchac tells of the thrilling tale of a fictional young Navajo soldier named Kii Yazhi during World War II.   This novel captures an aspect of World War II that many are unaware of. Even though the Navajo faced unfair treatment from the Americans they were st...

Know the rules to buying gifts

Know the rules to buying gifts

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

November 19, 2018

  When buying gifts there are several “Do’s” and just as many “Don’ts” hopefully, this chart can help you when buying your gifts this season.   Gift Do’s Gift Don’ts Be creative! Don’t stress! Be personal Don’t give a used gift. If given a gift you don’t ...

Bright Walls Mural Festival is coming to Jackson

Bright Walls Mural Festival is coming to Jackson

Mackenzie Moore, Web Journalist

October 4, 2018

   The Bright Walls mural festival is coming downtown! This event will bring thirteen artists from all over the nation to Jackson, Michigan to paint beautiful murals on buildings in the area. The festival is a week long activity that is set to start Oct. 4 and end Oct. 9. Many people within the co...

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