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Reputation Album Review

December 13, 2017

Taylor Swift’s first album in 3 years, Reputation,  was released on November 10, 2017. By November 16, one week after the release date, Reputation sold ap...

Summer To-Do List

Summer To-Do List

May 24, 2017

If you’re worried that your summer may be boring, there is no need for despair.  Summer is a time to have fun, and the littlest things could turn ...

Senior Checklist

Carmen Harris and Sarah Schemmerling

May 17, 2017

Filed under Culture

As many of you know, this is the seniors' last week, and it isn’t exactly typical. With the last week comes many traditions, fun activities, and stress. There are many things that need to get done before seniors can graduate, including: Signing yearbooks Everyone has their friends write one last thing in their book, so they can look back and remember their friendship...

Beauty and the Beast Review

Beauty and the Beast Review

May 17, 2017

The adaptation of Beauty and the Beast was released into theaters on March 17, 2017. The first Beauty and the Beast movie was animated and released in 1991...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Review

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Movie Review

May 9, 2017

    *WARNING* Minor Spoilers Back in 2012, Marvel Studios had announced it would actively develop a film based on the Guardians of the G...

La La Land Soundtrack Review

La La Land Soundtrack Review

May 8, 2017

What is a movie without a soundtrack? One movie that is certainly not lacking in the soundtrack depart is La La Land, and its not hard to see (or hear...

Chanel Song Review

Chanel Song Review

April 6, 2017

On March 10th Frank Ocean dropped his single, Chanel. This was unexpected, as Frank Ocean has been pretty sparse with his music lately. He dropped his mo...

TOP TEN TRENDS THAT NEED TO STAY IN 2016

Jasmine Jeffcoat, Staff Member

February 17, 2017

Filed under Culture, Showcase

  1)Excessive Highlighter This trend took off in 2016. Everyone loved them some highlighter, who wouldn’t love them some glow? But, it has gone way overboard; to cake your face with highlighter makes you look like a glazed donut, yummy-but too much will make you sick.   2)Sneaker-heels Why? Seriously why? Wearing sneakers with an outfit is totally okay! ...

Storytelling in Hip Hop

Levi Wood, Opinions Editor

January 24, 2017

Filed under Culture, Opinions, Showcase

If I had a penny for how many times I have heard how modern day rap and hip-hop ain’t what they used to be, I’d be rich. Everyone is talking about it, but is it true? Is modern day rap really just a whole bunch of hubbas and huddas with an off beat trap mix in the background? Well, as quoted by Snoop Dogg on westfesttv, “I don’t know who created [modern rap] but all them...

Monarch’s Underground Talent

Monarch’s Underground Talent

December 17, 2016

For most artists, seeing their work on display in public is a huge step forward in their career. For these high school artists, they were able to take...

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