The origin of St. Patrick’s Day revealed

The origin of St. Patrick’s Day revealed

Elisabet Gudjonsdottir, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017


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Saint Patrick’s Day is a holiday that is celebrated around the world, though most know that it was originally an Irish holiday, many don’t know the real origin of it. Saint Patrick was a Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. He was kidnapped, at the age of sixteen, by Irish...

Tips to creating the perfect St. Patrick’s Day outfit

Tips to creating the perfect St. Patrick’s Day outfit

Elisabet Gudjonsdottir, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017


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Finding a good outfit for Saint Patrick’s Day can be a huge hassle. With all of the different greens and tacky outfits you can easily look quite stupid on this Irish Holiday. Here are some good tips to go by when finding a fashionable outfit to prevent getting pinched. First things first, keep it...

Superbowl summary for those who missed it

Superbowl summary for those who missed it

Morgan Browning, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2017


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On Feb. 5, the New England Patriots played the Atlanta Falcons in Houston, Texas. The game began with Luke Bryan singing the National Anthem, making him the first male to ever introduce a Super Bowl game. At kick-off, who would win the game was up in the air. By halftime, the Falcons were expected to...

LOVEscope – What’s in store for your Vday?!?

LOVEscope – What’s in store for your Vday?!?

February 14, 2017


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Aquarius (Jan.20-Feb.18): You tend to run from emotional expression, and this could make your Valentine feel unloved. This Valentine’s Day let them know how much they mean to you, and go out of your way to make it a great day. Pisces (Feb.19-Mar.20): Put your artistic talent to good use this Valentine’s...

Three easy steps to getting a date

Three easy steps to getting a date

Tatum True, Section Editor

February 14, 2017


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Valentine's day is the time to celebrate with someone you love. Be prepared to see cute Instagram pictures of what your friends received from their significant other this holiday. Although this is a happy time for some people, we singles must prepare to make Valentine’s Day just as enjoyable for ourselves. Step...

Makeup to impress any date

Makeup to impress any date

Tatum True, Section Editor

February 14, 2017


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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it is time for us ladies to get started on outfit and makeup ideas for our dates. It is easy to get carried away with over the top eyeshadows, lip colors, blush and basically anything else that could be pink or red on a holiday like Valentine’s Day, but...

February Recipe of the Issue: Valentine’s Day Chex mix

February Recipe of the Issue: Valentine’s Day Chex mix

Bella Dragovitch, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


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Ingredients * 1 cup Vanilla Chex cereal * 1 cup mini pretzels * 2 cups lightly salted popped popcorn * 1/2 cup salted peanuts * 1/2 cup dark cocoa Candy Melts * 1/2 cup white Candy Melts * 1/2 cup seasonal M&M's chocolate candies * 1 tablespoon Valentine’s candy sprinkles Directions 1....

10 easy steps to remaining single

10 easy steps to remaining single

Elisabet Gudjonsdottir, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


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1. Be rude - Just care about yourself, home dog. 2. Be awkward at all times- No one likes awkward people. Just stare at people for no reason. They will think you’re super creepy. 3. Have an ugly laugh – Biggest turn off of all times. Make sure it’s loud too. The louder the better. 4. Have no...

Top 10 Valentine’s Day sweets to give to that special someone (or keep for yourself)

Top 10 Valentine’s Day sweets to give to that special someone (or keep for yourself)

Ginny Hardin, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


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10. Sour Patch Kids- For the people who can’t decide between sour and sweet. The perfect gift for your partner who is both sour and sweet. 9. Skittles- A classic candy and good alternative to chocolate. Perfect for brightening up your love life. 8. An assortment- For anyone who can’t just have...

D.I.Y.- Bath Bombs

D.I.Y.- Bath Bombs

Bethany Tomblin, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017


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Ingredients: 1. 1 cup citric acid 2. 2 cups baking soda 3. 2 teaspoons cornstarch 4. 1 ounce shea butter or coconut butter (melted) 5. 5 to 6 drops essential oil of choice 6. 1 to 2 drops red food coloring (optional) 7. Spray bottle of witch hazel Steps: 1. In a mixing bowl, combine...

How to make the perfect Valentine’s Day Card

How to make the perfect Valentine’s Day Card

Ginny Hardin, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2017


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1. Select your paper type: You can select cardstock, construction, colored or regular white paper. 2. Know your color scheme: Typical Valentine’s Day colors are red, pink, purple and white. 3. Know your audience: Make it personal for whoever is receiving it. What you give to your friend or mom...

D.I.Y.-Valentine’s Day Valentine Box

D.I.Y.-Valentine’s Day Valentine Box

Alyson Smith, Section Editor

February 8, 2017


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Materials: Shoe box with unattached lid Festive wrapping paper Construction paper Tape Scissors Optional: Ribbon Pom-poms Glitter Instructions: 1. First, take the lid off of your shoe box, and wrap the top and bottom separately with the wrapping paper of your choice. 2. Tape down the wrapping...

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