School Yearbooks

School Yearbooks

Hannah Tomes, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With the arrival of the yearbooks a couple weeks ago, students have been looking at them and talking about them excitedly. Some students at Cabell Midland High School shared their thoughts and opinions about the yearbooks on Wednesday. Most students would agree that yearbooks are fun to look at, esp...

Generational patriotism

Generational patriotism

Bailey Arkell, News Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Over time, patriotism has changed significantly. Different generations have various perspectives and opinions about Patriotism in the United States. Junior student, Natalie Dauber, believes that being taught about Patriot Day and patriotism is important. “Without Patriots, we wouldn’t have...

Media and violence

Media and violence

Julie Zabel, Staff Reporter

September 7, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

For decades, and especially in the last few years, news channels and media have shown violence and death to the public, causing controversy to arise over proceeding consequences. Senior Olivia Sweeney feels that it is okay for news channels to play videos of violent attacks, because it shows the awful...

Why teachers teach

Why teachers teach

Brennon Shope, Sports Editor

September 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Teaching children is a hard and demanding career choice. For some teachers however, it’s a no brainer. These teachers like Michelle Brooks, love their career and the topics they teach. “I loved my content as a student, and I wanted to stay involved in the subject”, said Brooks. Other teachers,...

Equality

Equality

Bethany Tomblin, Editor-In-Chief

August 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The question most Americans are asking: Is equality really offered to all? According to the way President Trump is acting and even the American people, the answer leads us to no. Protests are being held all over the United States because people feel as if they’re not being given the rights that they...

“Let It Snow” book review

“Let It Snow” book review

Katelyn Adkins, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

John Green is someone who I simply adore. I love the way he writes, so it was no surprise to me that I enjoyed his book “Let It Snow”. Even though it’s not winter anymore, does it really have to be to enjoy a winter themed book? No, simply because books let you escape from what’s going on. I...

“Brooklyn” movie review

“Brooklyn” movie review

Jesten Richardson, Editor-in-Chief

May 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

With graduation just around the bend, my fellow seniors and I are on the brink of the real world, with all its terrors, surprises and promise. I had the mixed emotions and uncertain futures of the members of the senior class in mind when I decided to review “Brooklyn”, a PG-13* rated film, which...

How to find the perfect homecoming/prom flowers

How to find the perfect homecoming/prom flowers

Hannah Black, Staff Reporter

May 2, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Though Prom 2K17 has already passed, more dances will be on the way, before you know it, so here is a guide to an essential asset to a successful prom: your flowers. Whether you are buying them for yourself or your date, here is a guide to picking out the best flowers, according to your outfit and style. You...

Debates continue on whether the drinking age should be changed

Debates continue on whether the drinking age should be changed

Bethany Tomblin, Editor-in-Chief in training

April 12, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The legal drinking age in the United States is 21 and there have been debates whether or not it should be lowered. What people don’t realize is the effect it will have on the country if a law were to be passed giving minors the legal right to drink. After a lot of research, medical professionals say...

Top 10 April’s Fools pranks to try out

Top 10 April’s Fools pranks to try out

Alyson Smith, Section Editor

March 31, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

1. Hide a toy snake or spider somewhere in the house like a bed, shower or cabinet. This is guaranteed to make a family member squeal. 2. Sabotage a box of donuts by squirting ketchup inside them in place of jelly. Deliver these nasty pastries to your office/work, and wait for your co-workers’ reactions 3....

“Beauty and the Beast”(2017) movie review

“Beauty and the Beast”(2017) movie review

Jesten Richardson, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

I have a passion for Disney that, according to my friends, borders on obsession, so there was no way in the world that I was going to miss the chance to see Disney’s new live-action “Beauty and the Beast.” I have seen it twice, actually, since its release, and I must say that it is a movie that...

March date ideas for the planner boyfriend

March date ideas for the planner boyfriend

Ginny Hardin, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Some girls hold guys up to a high standard to plan the perfect date. The stereotype is dinner and a movie, which for most people is exactly what they want; however, there are a few outliers that prefer less traditional dates. If your girlfriend wants to go to dinner and a movie, then take her. This...

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