Bar Shooting

Bar Shooting

Jared Pullen

November 12, 2018


Filed under News, Opinion

About a week ago, a gunman, which the police identified as a man named Ian David Long, entered the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California, and proceeded to shoot at the patrons. 12 people, most being between the ages of eighteen and twenty, were killed that day, which then Ian proceeded...

College Exploration Week

College Exploration Week

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under News

This past week was College Exploration Week at Midland and it gave students the chance to check out and even apply for certain universities. College is something that high schoolers hear about constantly and the question most people have is, is going to college really worth it? Junior Allie Adkins...

West Virginia Midterm Election Results

West Virginia Midterm Election Results

Jordan Armstrong, Reporter

November 9, 2018


Filed under News

Election Day was Tuesday, November 6th, and the West Virginia Senate election resulted in Joe Manchin winning majority vote. To many people, Manchin is a great individual to represent West Virginia in the U.S Senate. Others may have felt Patrick Morrisey was a better candidate for the job. The results in...

School Fire at Cabell Midland

School Fire at Cabell Midland

Maddy Adkins, staff reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under News

On November 1st, 2018, Cabell Midland High School in Ona, West Virginia experienced a great scare. At around 9 o'clock Thursday morning, a fire rose in an oven of the food prep classroom. No one knows the full story as to how the fire actually started. There are rumors going around that it may have been...

Overall Thoughts on Homecoming 2018

Overall Thoughts on Homecoming 2018

Tessa Spurlock, Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Opinion

Homecoming is something most students look forward to every year. Homecoming is for all grades 9th-12th. This year’s theme was masquerade, but students were not allowed to wear masks for some unknown reason.     Most students who go to homecoming are usually freshmen, not that all grade levels do not g...

The PSAT

The PSAT

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under News

The PSAT was given to all juniors and the sophomores who signed up to take it last Wednesday as a way for students to prepare for the real SAT which will be given to juniors next semester. Everyone has their own opinions on the test; some found it relatively easy while others thought it was difficult....

Spirit Week

Spirit Week

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under News

Preparations for Homecoming have officially begun which means Spirit Week is finally here, giving students the opportunity to show off their creativity and their school pride. The themes this week are America Monday, Tacky Tourist Tuesday, Western Wednesday, Jersey Thursday, and Friday is school colors....

Effects of Hurricane Florence

Effects of Hurricane Florence

Ruth Brown, reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under News

Late last week, what started as a category four hurricane hit the east coast of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia. Devastation and destruction was hit by the massive hurricane, knocking out the power of more than 300,000 people and killing more than two dozen people.   The first ...

Barboursville Fall Fest 2018

Barboursville Fall Fest 2018

Jordan Armstrong, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Features, News

Every year the Barboursville fall fest brings lots of people out to enjoy the festival with the fun activities, games and parade to celebrate the beginning of fall. There are many rides, games and prizes to win when going to the carnival. Many people around our region gather to share the fun and excitement...

Advice From Teachers

Tessa Spurlock, Reporter

September 16, 2018


Filed under News, School Related, Uncategorized

As we approach midterm all students want their grades to be good and that is not always easy for all students, but the Cabell Midland teachers have some advice for all students. “Do not break the law. Arrests and legal issues are things that can screw up your life and family for a long time,”...

Behind the Scenes: Fall Fest Parade

Behind the Scenes: Fall Fest Parade

Elizabeth Simmons, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, News

The Fall Fest parade in Barboursville is an annual tradition in which members of the community can come together and be recognized for everything they do. Cabell Midland students of all ages participate in the parade each year, but many don’t know much about what really goes on behind the scenes.   ...

Advice for Future Students

Joshua Biser, Co-editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under News, School Related

Before high school, students are always told certain things about it.  These statements do not always turn out to be true, especially as years progress. Over the years, students have learned different lessons, not necessarily during class. “The most important thing I’ve learned is to not care...

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